Padres visit Los Angeles Dodgers in MLB clash
San Diego Padres vs Los Angeles Dodgers Odds
San Diego pays a visit to Los Angeles on Sunday, hoping to shut down the Dodgers bats in baseball action at Dodger Stadium.
The Dodgers will rely on Zack Greinke to turn in a quality outing on the mound in this one, while Tyson Ross will be his counterpart for the Padres. Zack Greinke is 13-3 this season, and Tyson Ross is 3-4.
It's a baseball betting matchup between the National League No. 2-rated Dodgers and the league No. 15-ranked Padres, according to the latest MLB power poll here at Odds Shark.
How They Match Up:
Offensively, the game matches up Los Angeles' No. 6 ranked National League offense (4.1 runs per game) against a Padres defense and pitching staff that sits at No. 14 in the National League at 4.5 runs allowed per game. The Dodgers have been averaging 9 hits per game, more than the Padres have managed so far this season (8.5 hits on average).
San Diego brings the National League's No. 14-rated defense to this matchup, facing the Dodgers' league No. 3-ranked defense.
The Padres were a 2-1 loser in their most recent outing on the road against the Dodgers. That made winners of bettors who got Los Angeles at -161 on the moneyline, while the total score (3) was good news for UNDER bettors. The Padres were saddled with a loss last time out in Andrew Cashner's start, as they lost 2-1 against Los Angeles on Saturday at Dodger Stadium.
San Diego Padres Trends:
When playing on Sunday are 4-6
Before playing San Francisco are 5-5
After playing LA Dodgers are 5-5
After a loss are 5-5
Los Angeles Dodgers Trends:
When playing on Sunday are 6-4
Before playing Colorado are 7-3
After playing San Diego are 6-4
After a win are 7-3
A few Padres at Dodgers trends to consider:
The total has gone OVER in 6 of San Diego's last 8 games when playing on the road against LA Dodgers
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of San Diego's last 7 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of San Diego's last 6 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 8 of San Diego's last 12 games when playing LA Dodgers
LA Dodgers are 4-1 SU in their last 5 games
LA Dodgers are 4-1 SU in their last 5 games at home
LA Dodgers are 4-1 SU in their last 5 games when playing San Diego
LA Dodgers are 4-1 SU in their last 5 games when playing at home against San Diego
San Diego home to San Francisco, Monday, September 2
LA Dodgers at Colorado, Monday, September 2