Arizona Diamondbacks take on Dodgers in baseball test
Arizona Diamondbacks vs Los Angeles Dodgers Odds
A key battle on the MLB odds menu sees visiting Arizona duelling Los Angeles on Monday at Dodger Stadium.
The Dodgers will rely on Chris Capuano to turn in a quality outing on the mound in this one, while Trevor Cahill will be his counterpart for the Diamondbacks. Chris Capuano is 0-1 this season, and Trevor Cahill is 1-3.
Bettors looking to side with the Dodgers in this matchup found them as -105 favorites on the MLB money line at 5Dimes. Betting the over under instead? It was 7 at its open earlier today and hovering near that number at Sportsbook.ag.
According to new MLB Power Rankings here, it's the National League No. 5-ranked Dodgers and the National League No. 2-rated Diamondbacks in this matchup.
How They Match Up:
Scoring stats point to some edges in this matchup. The game features Los Angeles' National League No. 14-ranked scoring average of 3.5 runs per game, against a Diamondbacks offense rated No. 7 and scoring 4.4 runs per game in the league. The Dodgers have averaged 8.5 hits per game to date this season, less than the Diamondbacks hitters have managed (8.6 per nine innings).
Comparing defensive stats, Arizona owns the National League's No. 2-rated road mark, allowing 3.7 runs per game on the highway. Los Angeles, on the other hand, rates No. 14 in scoring at home.
Last time out for Arizona, they were a 5-1 loser as they battled the Padres on the road. Moneyline bettors who got the Padres at +102 were rewarded, while the 6 combined runs moved the game UNDER for totals bettors. Arizona looks to rebound from a loss to the Padres, who beat them 5-1 on Sunday behind a start from Edinson Volquez at PETCO Park.
Last time out for Los Angeles, they were a 4-3 loser as they battled the Giants on the road. Moneyline bettors who got the Giants at -112 were rewarded, while the 7 combined runs moved the game UNDER for totals bettors. The Dodgers endured a 4-3 loss at the hands of the Giants on Sunday, with Hyun-Jin Ryu throwing 6 innings of 8-hit ball at AT&T Park.
Arizona Diamondbacks Trends:
When playing on Monday are 4-6
Before playing LA Dodgers are 6-4
After playing San Diego are 5-5
After a loss are 5-5
Los Angeles Dodgers Trends:
When playing on Monday are 5-5
Before playing Arizona are 4-6
After playing San Francisco are 3-7
After a loss are 4-6
A few Diamondbacks at Dodgers trends to consider:
Arizona is 4-1 SU in their last 5 games when playing LA Dodgers
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Arizona's last 5 games when playing LA Dodgers
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Arizona's last 5 games when playing on the road against LA Dodgers
Arizona is 6-2 SU in their last 8 games when playing on the road against LA Dodgers
The total has gone OVER in 9 of LA Dodgers' last 10 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of LA Dodgers' last 5 games when playing Arizona
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of LA Dodgers' last 5 games when playing at home against Arizona
The total has gone OVER in 13 of LA Dodgers' last 18 games
Arizona at LA Dodgers, Tuesday, May 7