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A winning streak will be on the line for the Los Angeles Dodgers on Sunday when they battle the Washington Nationals at Nationals Park.
Lefthander Clayton Kershaw will take the mound for the Dodgers to start this game. Kershaw is 8-6 this season with a 1.98 ERA.
Kershaw's opponent in this one will be Jordan Zimmermann. The Nationals righthander has a 2.58 ERA to go along with a 12-4 record this season.
In their last action, Los Angeles was a 3-1 winner on the road against the Nationals. Bettors on Los Angeles at +125 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (4) sent UNDER bettors home happy as well.
Los Angeles has won 2 straight games.
Washington has lost 2 straight games.
Los Angeles: 49-47 SU
Washington: 48-49 SU
Los Angeles most recently:
When playing on Sunday are 5-5
Before playing Toronto are 3-7
After playing Washington are 7-3
After a win are 6-4
Washington most recently:
When playing on Sunday are 6-4
Before playing Pittsburgh are 4-6
After playing LA Dodgers are 2-8
After a loss are 5-5
A few trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of LA Dodgers's last 5 games
LA Dodgers are 5-0 SU in their last 5 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of LA Dodgers's last 7 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of LA Dodgers's last 6 games when playing Washington
The total has gone UNDER in 8 of Washington's last 9 games
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Washington's last 6 games when playing LA Dodgers
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Washington's last 5 games when playing at home against LA Dodgers
Washington is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games at home
LA Dodgers at Toronto, Monday, July 22
Washington home to Pittsburgh, Monday, July 22