Houston; Tuesday, 8:10 p.m. EDT
LINE: Astros -225, Diamondbacks +185; over/under is 7 1/2 runs
BOTTOM LINE: The Houston Astros host the Arizona Diamondbacks to start a two-game series.
Houston is 101-53 overall and 50-23 at home. The Astros have gone 63-19 in games when they record at least eight hits.
Arizona is 71-83 overall and 31-42 on the road. The Diamondbacks are 34-15 in games when they did not allow a home run.
Tuesday's game is the third time these teams square off this season.
LAST 10 GAMES: Astros: 7-3, .249 batting average, 2.70 ERA, outscored opponents by 19 runs
Diamondbacks: 3-7, .200 batting average, 3.31 ERA, outscored by three runs
Diamondbacks: Ryne Nelson: 15-Day IL (arm), Keynan Middleton: 15-Day IL (toe), Kyle Nelson: 15-Day IL (elbow), Yonny Hernandez: 60-Day IL (calf), Tyler Gilbert: 60-Day IL (elbow), Humberto Castellanos: 60-Day IL (elbow), Nick Ahmed: 60-Day IL (shoulder)