Milwaukee Brewers take on Dodgers in baseball test
Milwaukee Brewers vs Los Angeles Dodgers Odds
The Dodgers get a visit from the Milwaukee Brewers in baseball action on Sunday, with the home side looking to send the visitors to the showers with a loss.
The match puts starter Kyle Lohse for the Brewers on the hill facing Clayton Kershaw for the Dodgers. Lohse brings a 1-1 mark to the game, while Kershaw is 2-2 to date on the season.
Bettors looking to back visiting Milwaukee before the first pitch in this match found them as +-175-moneyline underdogs earlier today at Bovada. They saw the total of 6.5 earlier at TopBet.
This game matches up the No. 10 (Dodgers) and the No. 12 (Brewers) teams in their respective leagues, according to our current MLB Power Rankings.
How They Match Up:
The game also pits Los Angeles' No. 13-rated National League offense, averaging 3.4 runs per game, against a Brewers defense that ranks No. 12 in the National League at 4.5 in runs allowed per game. The Dodgers have averaged 8.2 hits per game so far, less than Brewers batters have averaged on the year (8.5 hits per game).
Los Angeles owns the National League's No. 7 defense, allowing 4.1 men per game to cross the plate. That contrasts with Milwaukee's National League No. 12-rated defense.
Last time out for Milwaukee, they were a 6-4 winner as they battled the Dodgers on the road. Moneyline bettors who got the Brewers at +115 were rewarded, while the 10 combined runs moved the game OVER for totals bettors. The Brewers grabbed a win last time out, defeating M Magill and the Dodgers 6-4 on Saturday at Dodger Stadium.
Milwaukee Brewers Trends:
When playing on Sunday are 6-4
Before playing Pittsburgh are 7-3
After playing LA Dodgers are 6-4
After a win are 8-2
Los Angeles Dodgers Trends:
When playing on Sunday are 4-6
Before playing Colorado are 5-5
After playing Milwaukee are 4-6
After a loss are 5-5
A few Brewers at Dodgers trends to consider:
Milwaukee is 10-2 SU in its last 12 games
Milwaukee is 5-1 SU in their last 6 games when playing LA Dodgers
Milwaukee is 5-1 SU in their last 6 games when playing on the road against LA Dodgers
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Milwaukee's last 5 games
The total has gone OVER in 5 of LA Dodgers' last 5 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 5 of LA Dodgers' last 6 games
The total has gone OVER in 4 of LA Dodgers' last 5 games when playing at home against Milwaukee
The total has gone OVER in 4 of LA Dodgers' last 5 games when playing Milwaukee
Milwaukee home to Pittsburgh, Monday, April 29
LA Dodgers home to Colorado, Monday, April 29