Teheran takes on Kershaw in Los Angeles
The Los Angeles Dodgers' Clayton Kershaw will be up against the Atlanta Braves' Julio Teheran on Thursday night as those teams meet at Dodger Stadium in MLB betting action.
Kershaw is 12-2 with a 1.76 ERA on the season, and he's 0-0 with a 2.45 ERA in his four career starts against the Braves. Teheran sits at 10-6 with a 2.71 ERA on the season, and he's coming off a win over the Padres in which he surrendered three runs on nine hits in six innings of work.
Atlanta Braves vs Los Angeles Dodgers Opening Odds and Betting Line
Computer Prediction: Atlanta Braves vs Los Angeles Dodgers Pick
Prediction-scoring formulas run on this game pick a potential 4.4-4 result in favor of the Dodgers. View the computer score prediction and who will win the pick on the moneyline for all upcoming MLB matchups here.
Team Betting Records & Power Rankings
Los Angeles (61-47) will face the 58-50 Braves in this tilt. Stay Informed: follow us on Twitter for odds specials, betting line moves and Los Angeles vs Atlanta injuries news.
This game puts the Los Angeles Dodgers, most recently No. 10 in Odds Shark MLB Power Rankings, up against the Atlanta Braves, who rate a No. 7 in the latest survey.
How Atlanta Braves vs Los Angeles Dodgers Stats Matchup
The game also pits Los Angeles Dodgers No. 10-rated offense, averaging 4.19 runs per game, against a Atlanta Braves defense that ranks No. 5 at 3.64 in runs allowed per game. The Los Angeles Dodgers have averaged 8.81 hits per game so far, more than Atlanta Braves batters have averaged on the year (8.34 hits per game).
Los Angeles owns the No. 6 defense, allowing 4.19 men per game to cross the plate. That contrasts with Atlanta's No. 5-rated defense.
Recent Outings Betting Recap
Last time out for Atlanta, they were a 3-2 loser as they battled the Dodgers on the road. Moneyline bettors who got the Dodgers at -170 were rewarded, while the 5 combined runs moved the game UNDER for totals bettors. The Braves got to extra innings, but lost when they got there against Los Angeles on Wednesday; it was a 3-2 final at Dodger Stadium in MLB wagering action.
Atlanta Braves vs Los Angeles Dodgers Betting Odds Trends
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Atlanta's last 6 games
Atlanta is 3-6 SU in its last 9 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Atlanta's last 5 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 12 of Atlanta's last 18 games on the road
LA Dodgers is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games
LA Dodgers is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of LA Dodgers's last 6 games at home
LA Dodgers is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games when playing Atlanta
Next Betting Matchups
Atlanta at San Diego, Friday, August 1st
Los Angeles home to Chicago, Friday, August 1st