Los Angeles Dodgers vs. San Diego Padres
– Divisional bragging rights will be on the line on Tuesday when the Los Angeles Dodgers and the San Diego Padres meet at PETCO Park.
The Dodgers will give the ball to starter Josh Beckett in this one. Righthander Beckett is 6-13 this season with a 4.88 ERA.
Beckett’s opponent in this one will be Edinson Volquez. The Padres righthander has a 4.30 ERA to go along with a 10-11 record this season.
Oddsmakers currently have the Dodgers listed as 115-moneyline favorites versus the Padres, while the game’s total is sitting at 7.
Last time out for Los Angeles, they were a 5-3 winner as they battled the Reds on the road. Moneyline bettors who got the Dodgers at -141 were rewarded, while the 8 combined runs moved the game OVER for totals bettors.
San Diego was a 6-4 winner in its last match on the road against the Giants. They won as -153 favorites, while the total score of 10 made winners of OVER bettors.
Los Angeles: 79-74 SU
San Diego: 73-80 SU
Los Angeles most recently:
When playing on Tuesday are 3-7
Before playing San Diego are 5-5
After playing Cincinnati are 5-5
After a win are 3-7
San Diego most recently:
When playing on Tuesday are 6-4
Before playing LA Dodgers are 4-6
After playing San Francisco are 5-5
After a win are 6-4
A few trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 8 of LA Dodgers’s last 10 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 11 of LA Dodgers’s last 14 games
LA Dodgers are 5-2 SU in their last 7 games when playing on the road against San Diego
The total has gone OVER in 5 of LA Dodgers’s last 7 games when playing on the road against San Diego
San Diego is 6-1 SU in its last 7 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 8 of San Diego’s last 10 games at home
San Diego is 4-1 SU in their last 5 games when playing LA Dodgers
The total has gone OVER in 5 of San Diego’s last 7 games when playing at home against LA Dodgers
San Diego home to LA Dodgers, Wednesday, September 26