OddsShark Top Sportsbooks

*Terms and Conditions apply to all bonus offers on this website. Please visit operator for details.

Erik Bedard, Chad Billingsley take mound in Dodgers vs Pirates tilt

Pittsburgh PiratesLos Angeles Dodgers
April 11, 10:10 PM | GrassDodger Stadium

Pittsburgh Pirates vs Los Angeles Dodgers Odds


The Dodgers get a visit from the Pittsburgh Pirates in baseball action on Wednesday, with the home side looking to send the visitors to the showers with a loss.

Pittsburgh puts its faith in starter Erik Bedard to earn a win and boost his personal mark of 0-1. Getting the ball for the Dodgers is Chad Billingsley, who owns a 1-0 record on the season with a 0.00 ERA.

View Pittsburgh vs LA Dodgers Odds and Stats.

Betting Line:
The Pirates were listed as +-165 underdogs on the baseball moneyline at many online sportsbooks. The total was set at 6.5 before betting started earlier on Monday.

Power Rankings:
The Dodgers sit at No. 15 in the National League in the current MLB power poll here at Odds Shark, while the Pirates sit at a National League No. 14 on the same chart.

How They Match Up:
When it comes to getting on base, the visiting Pirates rank No. 14 in the National League at 6 hits per game. That compares with Los Angeles’s No. 9 ranking in that category.

Pitching and defensive stats are important baseball handicapping factors and Los Angeles has the National League's No. 6-ranked defense. In the other dugout, the Pirates own the National League's No. 1 mark in runs allowed.

Last time out for Pittsburgh, they were a 2-1 loser as they battled the Dodgers on the road. Moneyline bettors who got the Dodgers at -220 were rewarded, while the 3 combined runs moved the game UNDER for totals bettors. Pittsburgh suffered a 2-1 loss against Los Angeles on Tuesday, as Kevin Correia wasn't able to lead his team to victory at Dodger Stadium.

Pittsburgh Pirates Trends:
When playing on Wednesday are 1-9
Before playing LA Dodgers are 4-6
After playing LA Dodgers are 2-8
After a loss are 5-5

Los Angeles Dodgers Trends:
When playing on Wednesday are 6-4
Before playing Pittsburgh are 7-3
After playing Pittsburgh are 9-1
After a win are 6-4

A few Pirates at Dodgers trends to consider:
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Pittsburgh's last 5 games on the road
Pittsburgh is 2-4 SU in its last 6 games
Pittsburgh is 1-4 SU in its last 5 games on the road
Pittsburgh is 1-7 SU in their last 8 games when playing LA Dodgers
LA Dodgers are 7-1 SU in their last 8 games when playing Pittsburgh
LA Dodgers are 7-1 SU in their last 8 games when playing at home against Pittsburgh
LA Dodgers are 6-1 SU in their last 7 games at home
LA Dodgers are 5-1 SU in their last 6 games

Next up:
Pittsburgh at LA Dodgers, Thursday, April 12