MLB Baseball - Preview
The San Francisco Giants and the Los Angeles Dodgers will meet on the field at Dodger Stadium on Monday in a battle of division rivals.
Righthander Matt Cain will take the mound for the Giants to start this game. Cain is 0-0 this season with a 0.00 ERA.
Cain's opponent in this one will be Clayton Kershaw. The Dodgers lefthander has a 0.00 ERA to go along with a 0-0 record this season.
Last time out for San Francisco, they were a 4-3 winner as they battled the Tigers on the road. Moneyline bettors who got the Giants at +130 were rewarded, while the 7 combined runs moved the game OVER for totals bettors.
The Dodgers were a 5-1 winner in their most recent outing at home against the Giants. That made winners of bettors who got Los Angeles at -186 on the moneyline, while the total score (6) was good news for UNDER bettors.
San Francisco: 0-0 SU
Los Angeles: 0-0 SU
San Francisco most recently:
When playing on Monday are 5-5
Before playing LA Dodgers are 5-5
After playing Detroit are 6-4
After a win are 8-2
Los Angeles most recently:
When playing on Monday are 7-3
Before playing San Francisco are 5-5
After playing San Francisco are 4-6
After a win are 5-5
A few trends to consider:
San Francisco is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of San Francisco's last 5 games when playing LA Dodgers
San Francisco is 6-2 SU in its last 8 games on the road
San Francisco is 6-3 SU in their last 9 games when playing LA Dodgers
LA Dodgers are 7-1 SU in their last 8 games
LA Dodgers are 5-1 SU in their last 6 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of LA Dodgers's last 5 games when playing San Francisco
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of LA Dodgers's last 6 games when playing at home against San Francisco
LA Dodgers home to San Francisco, Tuesday, April 2