San Francisco Giants host Los Angeles Dodgers in baseball action
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Los Angeles Dodgers
San Francisco Giants
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The San Francisco Giants battle the visiting Los Angeles Dodgers on Tuesday in MLB betting action at AT&T Park.
San Francisco sends Matt Cain out against Hyun-Jin Ryu for the Dodgers in this game. Cain is 8-9 with a 4.06 ERA on the season, while Ryu is 13-7 on the year and has a 3.03 ERA.
View Los Angeles Dodgers vs San Francisco Giants Odds and Stats.
The Dodgers were listed as 109 Underdog on the baseball moneyline at many online sportsbooks, including 5Dimes. The total was set at 6.5 before betting started earlier on Tuesday over at Bovada.
The Giants - Dodgers odds would favor the Giants if the lines were set according to our power ranks. San Francisco is rated No. 8 in the current Odds Shark poll, while Los Angeles is at No. 19.
Los Angeles was a 1-0 winner in its last match on the road against the Padres. They won as -145 favorites, while the total score of 1 made winners of UNDER bettors. J.P. Howell chucked 1 shutout innings at the Padres in their last game, striking out 0 in a 1-0 win against San Diego in baseball action at PETCO Park.
San Francisco won its last outing, a 2-1 result against the Yankees on September 22. Bettors who backed the Giants at +135 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (3) sent UNDER bettors to the payout window. The Giants grabbed a win last time out, defeating Andy Pettitte and the Yankees 2-1 on Sunday at Yankee Stadium.
How They Match Up:
Scoring stats point to some edges in this matchup. The game features San Francisco's No. 22-ranked scoring average of 3.86 runs per game, against a Dodgers offense rated No. 18 and scoring 4.03 runs per game. The Giants have averaged 8.95 hits per game to date this season, less than the Dodgers hitters have managed (8.97 per nine innings).
Defensively, Los Angeles features the No. 3-rated defense on the road, allowing 3.64 runs per game. San Francisco, meanwhile, comes in at No. 29 at home, scoring 3.4 runs per game.
A few Dodgers at Giants trends to consider:
LA Dodgers is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games
LA Dodgers is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 7 of LA Dodgers's last 10 games on the road
LA Dodgers is 2-4 SU in its last 6 games when playing San Francisco
San Francisco is 6-3 SU in its last 9 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of San Francisco's last 5 games
San Francisco is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of San Francisco's last 8 games at home
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