San Francisco Giants vs. Los Angeles Dodgers Betting Preview

Jose VasquezArticles, Baseball, MLB

The San Francisco Giants are set to face their division rival Los Angeles Dodgers at Dodger Stadium. The opening pitch is scheduled for 6:10 p.m. ET and NBC Sports – Bay Area will broadcast the action.

San Francisco Giants at Los Angeles Dodgers Odds

Los Angeles (-105) is the underdog to San Francisco (-115) and Vegas has set the Over/Under for this one at 8.5 runs. The odds for wagering on the games total stand at +100 for the over and -120 for the under. The games runline odds sit at +187 for betting the Giants +1.5 runs and -205 for the Dodgers -1.5.

The Dodgers are 0-2 SU and 0-1 ATS. The team has lost 3.0 units for moneyline bettors and 1.4 units against the spread (ATS). The Giants have gone 2-0 SU this year and are 1-0 ATS. In total, the teams accumulated 2.5 units for moneyline gamblers this year and 1.2 units ATS.

Los Angeles games have had an over/under record of zero-1 in 2018. The Giants have an over/under record of zero-1.

The Giants are looking for another victory following a 1-0 win in the prior game of the series.

Left-hander Derek Holland will get the nod for San Francisco. Holland started 26 games last year and finished the season 7-14 overall with a 6.20 ERA and a 1.71 WHIP.

The Dodgers have tabbed righty Kenta Maeda as their starter. Maeda struck out 140 hitters in 134 innings last year with only 34 walks. Maeda finished the season 13-6 overall with a 4.22 ERA and a 1.15 WHIP.

San Francisco Giants vs. Los Angeles Dodgers Prediction

Predictions: SU Winner – Dodgers, ATS Winner – Giants, O/U – UNDER

Betting Notes

  • The Dodgers went 11-8 SU against the Giants last season.
  • The Dodgers bullpen recorded an ERA of 3.34 against the Giants last year.