Dodgers look for victory over Cardinals
The Los Angeles Dodgers will have Clayton Kershaw on the mound on Sunday afternoon as they play host to the St. Louis Cardinals in baseball betting action at the sportsbooks.
Kershaw is 8-2 with a 2.24 ERA on the season, but in 12 career starts against the Cardinals he's just 4-5 with a 3.75 ERA.
The lefthander has allowed just two runs over his last four outings, all of them victories for the Dodgers.
Computer Prediction: St. Louis Cardinals vs Los Angeles Dodgers Pick
Prediction-scoring formulas run on this game pick a potential 4.3-4.1 result in favor of 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
46-37 Los Angeles battles the Cardinals, currently with a 44-38 mark. Stay Informed: follow us on Twitter for odds specials, betting line moves and Los Angeles vs St. Louis injuries news.
This game matches up the No. 3 (Los Angeles Dodgers) and the No. 15 (St. Louis Cardinals) teams, according to our current MLB Power Rankings.
How St. Louis Cardinals vs Los Angeles Dodgers Stats Matchup
At the plate, Los Angeles owns the No. 14 ranking for hits at 8.76 per game. By contrast, the St. Louis Cardinals are rated No. 17 in the same category at 8.41 per game.
Los Angeles owns the No. 5 defense, allowing 4.22 men per game to cross the plate. That contrasts with St. Louis's No. 1-rated defense.
Recent Outings Betting Recap
The Cardinals were a 9-1 loser in their most recent outing on the road against the Dodgers. That made winners of bettors who got Los Angeles at -143 on the moneyline, while the total score (10) was good news for OVER bettors. St. Louis looks to awaken their bats in this one, after they were struck out 10 times by Zack Greinke in their last outing, a 9-1 setback against Los Angeles at Dodger Stadium.
St. Louis Cardinals vs Los Angeles Dodgers Betting Odds Trends
The total has gone UNDER in 17 of St. Louis's last 22 games
The total has gone UNDER in 8 of St. Louis's last 12 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 7 of St. Louis's last 10 games when playing LA Dodgers
St. Louis is 2-4 SU in its last 6 games when playing on the road against LA Dodgers
LA Dodgers is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games
LA Dodgers is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 16 of LA Dodgers's last 24 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 7 of LA Dodgers's last 10 games when playing St. Louis
Next Betting Matchups
St. Louis at San Francisco, Tuesday, July 1st
Los Angeles home to Cleveland, Monday, June 30th