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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 Friday in baseball odds action.
For the Dodgers, Hyun-Jin Ryu gets the ball, charged with keeping the Padres hitters off the base paths. He'll face Eric Stults, 8-11 on the year.
The visitors were +-185 moneyline underdogs in this one earlier in the day at most online sportsbooks including Bovada. The total was 7 at GTbets.eu for those preferring over under wagers.
The Dodgers - Padres odds would favor the Dodgers if the lines were set according to our power ranks. Los Angeles is rated No. 2 in the current National League Odds Shark poll, while San Diego is at No. 15 in the National League.
How They Match Up:
Rating these teams in several key categories is important for handicappers and Los Angeles has the National League's No. 6-rated offensive output, at 8.9 hits per game. The Padres average 8.5 hits per game, good for No. 8 on the National League list.
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. 14 mark in runs allowed.
In their last action, San Diego was a 5-1 winner on the road against the Diamondbacks. Bettors on San Diego at +165 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (6) sent UNDER bettors home happy as well. San Diego looks to continue its winning ways following a victory last time out against the Diamondbacks, a 5-1 final on Wednesday in support of Robbie Erlin at Chase Field.
In their last action, Los Angeles was a 4-0 winner at home against the Cubs. Bettors on Los Angeles at -200 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (4) sent UNDER bettors home happy as well. Los Angeles hopes solid pitching and defense that led to their last victory - a 11-strikeout performance from Ricky Nolasco - will prevail again after their 4-0 victory against Chicago at Dodger Stadium.
San Diego Padres Trends:
When playing on Friday are 4-6
Before playing LA Dodgers are 4-6
After playing Arizona are 7-3
After a win are 2-8
Los Angeles Dodgers Trends:
When playing on Friday are 4-6
Before playing San Diego are 4-6
After playing Chi Cubs are 8-2
After a win are 7-3
A few Padres at Dodgers trends to consider:
The total has gone OVER in 5 of San Diego's last 6 games when playing on the road against LA Dodgers
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of San Diego's last 5 games
San Diego is 6-2 SU in their last 8 games when playing on the road against LA Dodgers
The total has gone OVER in 7 of San Diego's last 10 games when playing LA Dodgers
The total has gone OVER in 5 of LA Dodgers' last 6 games when playing at home against San Diego
LA Dodgers are 13-4 SU in their last 17 games at home
LA Dodgers are 16-5 SU in their last 21 games
The total has gone OVER in 7 of LA Dodgers' last 10 games when playing San Diego
San Diego at LA Dodgers, Saturday, August 31