Los Angeles Dodgers vs. Arizona Diamondbacks MLB Betting Preview
Posted by: Anthony Yaylor
After sweeping the Colorado Rockies in a 3-game series, the Los Angeles Dodgers are poised to give the Arizona Diamondbacks a tough time on the road. After all, the Diamondbacks are 1-6 in their last 7 matchups and will undoubtedly struggle against the leaders of the NL West in Los Angeles. So what kind of matchup should MLB sportsbook players expect out of this Los Angeles Dodgers vs. Arizona Diamondbacks matchup? Let’s check up on tonight’s MLB online betting odds to find out.
Los Angeles Dodgers vs. Arizona Diamondbacks – Monday, June 24th
Los Angeles Dodgers vs. Arizona Diamondbacks Betting Odds
Los Angeles Dodgers
The Dodgers head into tonight’s contest sporting a 54-25 record that ranks them 41st in the NL West. At the present time, the Colorado Rockies are Los Angeles’ nearest threat. And since LA just swept them to increase their lead to 13-games over Colorado, it’s clear the Dodgers have nothing to worry about this evening. After all, they’re facing the Arizona Diamondbacks this Monday night, a team they’re 5-2 against this season.
To ensure they take care of their NL West opponent, the Dodgers will be starting Clayton Kershaw this Monday night. Kershaw enters this contest with a 7-1 record as well as a 2.85 ERA and a 1.05 WHIP. Considering that Kershaw has posted a 0.71 WHIP and a 0.00 ERA in his last 7 innings pitched, it’s clear that the Dodgers have a massive advantage on the mound tonight.
Players to Watch: Cody Bellinger (25 HR, 61 RBI, .349 BA), Max Muncy (17 HR, 46 RBI, .280 BA), and Justin Turner (7 HR, 30 RBI, .300 BA).
The Diamondbacks make their way into tonight’s contest sporting a 39-40 record that ranks them 3rd overall in the NL West. Since they’re 15-games behind the Los Angeles Dodgers, it’s clear Arizona won’t be giving Los Angeles a run for their money anytime soon.
To try and take care of their divisional opponent, the Diamondbacks will be sending Zack Greinke to the mound tonight. He enters this contest with an 8-3 record as well as a 2.91 ERA and a 0.93 WHIP. Although his numbers on the year are great, Greinke has posted a 1.57 WHIP and a 6.43 ERA in his last 7 innings pitched. With these figures in mind, it’s clear Arizona is in for a rough outing.
Players to Watch: Ketel Marte (20 HR, 51 RBI, .309 BA), Eduardo Escobar (17 HR, 59 RBI, .282 BA), and Nick Ahmed (6 HR, 32 RBI, .260 BA).
Los Angeles Dodgers vs. Arizona Diamondbacks Betting Numbers
Los Angeles Dodgers vs. Arizona Diamondbacks Betting Picks
So which side should mobile betting fans take in this Los Angeles Dodgers vs. Arizona Diamondbacks matchup? All things considered, taking the Dodgers is the only sensible prediction this Monday night. Sign up today to make your online betting prediction!
Moneyline: Unsurprisingly, the Dodgers are being favored straight up here. However, the favoritism is rather small, making them a great straight up pick here.
ATS: The runline is pretty small for this evening’s matchup. Considering how poorly Greinke has been playing as of late it’s clear that the Dodgers will probably be running the score up.
TOTALs: Judging from how the Dodgers recent matches have gone, it looks like the Over is the way to go here.
Score Prediction: 8-2 Arizona.