Brewers take on LA at Dodger Stadium
The Los Angeles Dodgers will turn to Zack Greinke on Friday night as they take on Jimmy Nelson and the Milwaukee Brewers in MLB odds action at the sportsbooks.
Greinke is 12-8 with a 2.84 ERA on the season, but he took a loss against the Brewers last time out when he allowed four runs on eight hits over six innings of work.
Nelson is 2-3 with a 4.00 ERA this season, with the lefthander losing to the Dodgers (two runs in six innings) in his last start.
Milwaukee Brewers vs Los Angeles Dodgers Opening Odds and Betting Line
Computer Prediction: Milwaukee Brewers vs Los Angeles Dodgers Pick
Odds Shark computer prediction handicapping models run on this game pick a 4.5-4.3 victory for 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
The Los Angeles Dodgers bring a 70-53 record to the battle against the 67-55 Brewers. Stay Informed: follow us on Twitter for odds specials, betting line moves and Los Angeles vs Milwaukee injuries news.
The MLB Power Rankings show a disparity between these teams, with the Los Angeles Dodgers rated this week at No. 12 and the Milwaukee Brewers sitting at No. 10.
How Milwaukee Brewers vs Los Angeles Dodgers Stats Matchup
On offense, it's a battle between the Los Angeles Dodgers and its No. 13-rated batting order, averaging 4.11 runs per nine innings, against the No. 8 lineup of the Milwaukee Brewers at 4.29 runs per outing.
Comparing defensive stats, Milwaukee owns the No. 17-rated road mark, allowing 4.15 runs per game on the highway. Los Angeles, on the other hand, rates No. 25 in scoring at home.
Recent Outings Betting Recap
In their last action, Milwaukee was a 6-2 winner on the road against the Cubs. Bettors on Milwaukee at -128 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (8) sent OVER bettors home happy as well. Michael Fiers blew away 14 Chicago batters in the Brewers's last start, leading them to a 6-2 win over Chicago on Thursday at Wrigley Field.
The Dodgers were a 6-4 winner in their most recent outing on the road against the Braves. That made winners of bettors who got Los Angeles at +116 on the moneyline, while the total score (10) was good news for OVER bettors. Los Angeles got the job done in their last match in a 6-4 victory over Atlanta on Thursday at Turner Field behind starter Fausto Carmona.
Milwaukee Brewers vs Los Angeles Dodgers Betting Odds Trends
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Milwaukee's last 6 games
Milwaukee is 2-4 SU in its last 6 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Milwaukee's last 5 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Milwaukee's last 7 games when playing LA Dodgers
LA Dodgers is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of LA Dodgers's last 6 games
LA Dodgers is 7-3 SU in its last 10 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of LA Dodgers's last 7 games when playing Milwaukee
Next Betting Matchups
Milwaukee at Los Angeles, Saturday, August 16th