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A winning streak will be on the line for the Los Angeles Dodgers on Tuesday when they battle the San Diego Padres at PETCO Park.
Josh Beckett will be the starting pitcher for the Dodgers on this day. Righthander Beckett is 0-1 this season with a 4.50 ERA.
Beckett's opponent in this one will be Clayton Richard. The Padres lefthander has a 14.55 ERA to go along with a 0-1 record this season.
In their last action, Los Angeles was a 6-2 winner at home against the Pirates. Bettors on Los Angeles at -131 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (8) sent OVER bettors home happy as well.
San Diego lost its last outing, a 9-1 result against the Rockies on April 7. Bettors who backed the Rockies at -139 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (10) sent UNDER bettors to the payout window.
Los Angeles has won 3 straight games.
San Diego has lost 3 straight games.
Los Angeles: 4-2 SU
San Diego: 1-5 SU
Los Angeles most recently:
When playing on Tuesday are 5-5
Before playing San Diego are 5-5
After playing Pittsburgh are 8-2
After a win are 7-3
San Diego most recently:
When playing on Tuesday are 3-7
Before playing LA Dodgers are 5-5
After playing Colorado are 3-7
After a loss are 3-7
A few trends to consider:
LA Dodgers are 11-3 SU in their last 14 games
The total has gone OVER in 5 of LA Dodgers's last 7 games when playing on the road against San Diego
LA Dodgers are 7-3 SU in their last 10 games when playing on the road against San Diego
The total has gone UNDER in 9 of LA Dodgers's last 13 games on the road
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 at home
The total has gone OVER in 5 of San Diego's last 7 games when playing at home against LA Dodgers
San Diego is 15-7 SU in its last 22 games at home
San Diego home to LA Dodgers, Wednesday, April 10