MLB betting line favors Dodgers over Padres
Los Angeles Dodgers vs San Diego Padres Odds
The San Diego Padres host Los Angeles on Wednesday, looking to build on their 2-5 mark against the 4-3 Dodgers in MLB betting action at PETCO Park.
San Diego hands the ball to starter Eric Stults in this one and he'll try to improve on his 1-0 mark on the year. Los Angeles counters with Chad Billingsley, who will try to quiet the fans and the Padres bats at the same time.
Sportsbooks such as Bovada had installed the Padres as +109 moneyline underdogs in this particular MLB matchup. The total, meanwhile, was set early at 7 before betting at 5Dimes started to move the line.
This game puts the Padres, most recently No. 7 in the National League Odds Shark MLB Power Rankings, up against the Dodgers, who rate a National League No. 13 in the latest survey.
How They Match Up:
When it comes to getting on base, the visiting Dodgers rank No. 11 in the National League at 7.4 hits per game. That compares with San Diego’s No. 12 ranking in that category.
Los Angeles brings the National League's No. 2-rated defense to this matchup, facing the Padres' league No. 14-ranked defense.
Los Angeles lost its last outing, a 9-3 result against the Padres on April 9. Bettors who backed the Padres at +120 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (12) sent OVER bettors to the payout window. Los Angeles looks to rebound from a loss to the Padres, who beat them 9-3 on Tuesday behind a start from Clayton Richard at PETCO Park.
Los Angeles Dodgers Trends:
When playing on Wednesday are 7-3
Before playing San Diego are 6-4
After playing San Diego are 4-6
After a loss are 7-3
San Diego Padres Trends:
When playing on Wednesday are 4-6
Before playing LA Dodgers are 4-6
After playing LA Dodgers are 5-5
After a win are 4-6
A few Dodgers at Padres trends to consider:
The total has gone OVER in 4 of LA Dodgers' last 5 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 4 of LA Dodgers' last 5 games when playing on the road against San Diego
LA Dodgers are 11-4 SU in their last 15 games
The total has gone OVER in 4 of LA Dodgers' last 6 games when playing San Diego
The total has gone OVER in 5 of San Diego's last 6 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of San Diego's last 5 games
The total has gone OVER in 4 of San Diego's last 5 games when playing at home against LA Dodgers
San Diego is 16-7 SU in its last 23 games at home
LA Dodgers at San Diego, Thursday, April 11