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San Diego Padres vs Los Angeles Dodgers Odds
The San Diego Padres will look to grab a road win when they take on the Dodgers in Los Angeles at Dodger Stadium on Wednesday in baseball odds action.
The Dodgers will turn to Aaron Harang and his 9-8 record as they look for a win in this one, while the Padres send Clayton Richard (12-12) to the hill.
Los Angeles opened as -150 moneyline favorites in this baseball match, based on the starting pitcher matchup. That pairing made odds makers settle on an opening over under number of 7.5.
This game matches up the No. 1 (Dodgers) and the No. 11 (Padres) teams in their respective leagues, according to our current MLB Power Rankings.
How They Match Up:
Offensively, the game matches up Los Angeles' No. 12 ranked National League offense (4 runs per game) against a Padres defense and pitching staff that sits at No. 9 in the National League at 4.3 runs allowed per game. The Dodgers have been averaging 8.4 hits per game, more than the Padres have managed so far this season (8.2 hits on average).
Pitching and defensive stats are important baseball handicapping factors and Los Angeles has the National League's No. 3-ranked defense. In the other dugout, the Padres own the National League's No. 9 mark in runs allowed.
Last time out for San Diego, they were a 6-3 winner as they battled the Dodgers on the road. Moneyline bettors who got the Padres at +210 were rewarded, while the 9 combined runs moved the game OVER for totals bettors. The Padres beat Los Angeles in extra innings, earning a 6-3 victory at Dodger Stadium in MLB wagering action.
A few Padres at Dodgers trends to consider:
San Diego10-4-1 SU in its last 15 games
San Diego is 6-18-1 SU in their last 25 games ,when playing LA Dodgers
San Diego is 1-3-1 SU in its last 5 games ,
San Diego is 1-3-1 SU in its last 5 games ,on the road
LA Dodgers11-2-1 SU in their last 14 games when playing at home against San Diego
LA Dodgers18-6-1 SU in their last 25 games when playing San Diego
San Diego home to Arizona, Friday, September 7
LA Dodgers at San Francisco, Friday, September 7