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Divisional bragging rights will be on the line on Wednesday when the Los Angeles Dodgers and the San Francisco Giants meet at AT&T Park.

The Dodgers will give the ball to starter Ricky Nolasco in this one. Righthander Nolasco is 13-10 this season with a 3.55 ERA.

Starting this game for the Giants will be Barry Zito. The lefthander has a 5.71 ERA to go along with a 4-11 record this season.

The Dodgers were a 2-1 winner in their most recent outing on the road against the Giants. That made winners of bettors who got Los Angeles at +107 on the moneyline, while the total score (3) was good news for UNDER bettors.

Current streak:
Los Angeles has won 3 straight games.

Team records:
Los Angeles: 91-66 SU
San Francisco: 72-85 SU

Los Angeles most recently:
When playing on Wednesday are 4-6
Before playing San Francisco are 5-5
After playing San Francisco are 5-5
After a win are 5-5

San Francisco most recently:
When playing on Wednesday are 4-6
Before playing LA Dodgers are 5-5
After playing LA Dodgers are 5-5
After a loss are 8-2

A few trends to consider:
LA Dodgers are 4-1 SU in their last 5 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of LA Dodgers's last 5 games
LA Dodgers are 4-1 SU in their last 5 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of LA Dodgers's last 5 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of San Francisco's last 5 games
The total has gone UNDER in 7 of San Francisco's last 9 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of San Francisco's last 7 games when playing LA Dodgers
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of San Francisco's last 9 games when playing at home against LA Dodgers

Next up:
San Francisco home to LA Dodgers, Thursday, September 26