Dodgers begin series against Nationals
The Los Angeles Dodgers are riding a five-game winning streak against the Washington Nationals as those two National League clubs get their baseball betting series underway on Monday.
The Dodgers are expected to send Zack Greinke to the mound for Monday's game, with the righthander a perfect 5-0 with a 2.04 ERA so far on the season. Greinke has struck out 46 batters while walking just six in his 35 1-3 innings of work.
The Washington Nationals, meanwhile, will counter with Jordan Zimmermann, who will be looking to improve on his 2-1 mark.
Los Angeles Dodgers vs Washington Nationals Opening Odds and Betting Line
Computer Prediction: Los Angeles Dodgers vs Washington Nationals Pick
Odds Shark computer score prediction models pick a possible 4.6-4.4 win for the Nationals on Monday. 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
17-14 Washington battles the Dodgers, currently with a 18-14 mark. Stay Informed: follow us on Twitter for odds specials, betting line moves and Washington vs Los Angeles injuries news.
The Odds Shark MLB Power Rankings have the Washington Nationals at No. 17 and the Los Angeles Dodgers at No. 14 heading into this contest.
How Los Angeles Dodgers vs Washington Nationals Stats Matchup
On offense, it's a battle between the Washington Nationals and its No. 12-rated batting order, averaging 4.29 runs per nine innings, against the No. 13 lineup of the Los Angeles Dodgers at 4.28 runs per outing.
Pitching and defensive stats are important baseball handicapping betting factors and Washington has the No. 8-ranked defense. In the other dugout, the Dodgers own the No. 10 mark in runs allowed.
Recent Outings Betting Recap
In their last action, Los Angeles was a 5-4 loser on the road against the Marlins. Bettors on Miami at -174 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (9) sent OVER bettors home happy as well. Los Angeles didn't get the job done in their last match, falling 5-4 to Miami on Sunday at Marlins Park.
In their last action, Washington was a 1-0 loser on the road against the Phillies. Bettors on Philadelphia at +126 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (1) sent UNDER bettors home happy as well. Washington didn't plate a single run in their last outing, shut down by Fausto Carmona in a losing cause, 1-0, against Philadelphia on Sunday.
Los Angeles Dodgers vs Washington Nationals Betting Odds Trends
LA Dodgers is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games
The total has gone OVER in 5 of LA Dodgers's last 6 games
LA Dodgers is 5-2 SU in its last 7 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 5 of LA Dodgers's last 6 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Washington's last 7 games
Washington is 0-5 SU in its last 5 games when playing LA Dodgers
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Washington's last 5 games when playing LA Dodgers
Washington is 1-4 SU in its last 5 games when playing at home against LA Dodgers
Next Betting Matchups
Los Angeles at Washington, Tuesday, May 6th