Los Angeles Dodgers vs San Diego Padres Betting Matchup Report
San Diego Padres vs Los Angeles Dodgers Odds
The Dodgers get a visit from the San Diego Padres in baseball action on Monday, with the home side looking to send the visitors to the showers with a loss.
The Dodgers will rely on Chad Billingsley to turn in a quality outing on the mound in this one, while Eric Stults will be his counterpart for the Padres. Chad Billingsley is 1-0 this season, and Eric Stults is 1-1.
The Padres were listed as +-175 underdogs on the baseball moneyline at many online sportsbooks, including 5Dimes. The total was set at 7 before betting started earlier on Monday over at Bovada.
The MLB Power Rankings show a disparity between these teams, with the Dodgers rated this week at No. 8 and the Padres sitting at No. 7.
How They Match Up:
When it comes to getting on base, the visiting Padres rank No. 12 in the National League at 7.6 hits per game. That compares with Los Angeles’s No. 10 ranking in that category.
Defensively, San Diego features the National League's No. 14-rated defense on the road, allowing 6.7 runs per game. Los Angeles, meanwhile, comes in at No. 14 in the National League at home, scoring 2.8 runs per game.
San Diego lost its last outing, a 2-1 result against the Rockies on April 14. Bettors who backed the Rockies at -109 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (3) sent UNDER bettors to the payout window. San Diego suffered a 2-1 loss against Colorado on Sunday, as Clayton Richard wasn't able to lead his team to victory at PETCO Park.
The Dodgers were a 1-0 loser in their most recent outing on the road against the Diamondbacks. That made winners of bettors who got Arizona at -124 on the moneyline, while the total score (1) was good news for UNDER bettors. Los Angeles didn't plate a single run in their last outing, shut down by J.J. Putz in a losing cause, 1-0, against Arizona on Sunday.
San Diego Padres Trends:
When playing on Monday are 4-6
Before playing LA Dodgers are 5-5
After playing Colorado are 3-7
After a loss are 3-7
Los Angeles Dodgers Trends:
When playing on Monday are 5-5
Before playing San Diego are 6-4
After playing Arizona are 5-5
After a loss are 8-2
A few Padres at Dodgers trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of San Diego's last 5 games on the road
San Diego is 4-1 SU in their last 5 games when playing on the road against LA Dodgers
San Diego is 4-11 SU in their last 15 games when playing on the road against LA Dodgers
San Diego is 1-4 SU in their last 5 games when playing LA Dodgers
LA Dodgers are 4-1 SU in their last 5 games when playing San Diego
LA Dodgers are 9-3 SU in their last 12 games at home
LA Dodgers are 11-4 SU in their last 15 games when playing at home against San Diego
LA Dodgers are 14-6 SU in their last 20 games
San Diego at LA Dodgers, Tuesday, April 16