Los Angeles Dodgers vs San Diego Padres 08/26/2021 Spread, Game Analysis and Baseball Tips
Los Angeles Dodgers vs San Diego Padres 08/26/2021 – On Thursday, an important three-game series will come to an end as the Los Angeles Dodgers take on the San Diego Padres from Petco Park in San Diego, California. The Dodgers continue to hold the second-best record in the majors and are all set to sweep the Padres with the MLB betting tips on their side. The San Diego Padres remain behind the Dodgers at the third spot in the NL West Division play. The Dodgers have been on fire and will enter this game riding a two-game winning streak. The Padres continue their battle for the playoffs.
Los Angeles Dodgers vs San Diego Padres 08/26/2021
|When:||Thursday, August 26, 9:10 PM ET|
|Where:||Petco Park, San Diego, California|
Los Angeles Dodgers
The Los Angeles Dodgers won a total of 80 games and dropped 47 in return. The Dodgers are just two-plus games behind the Giants for the NL West Division title. Last night was an easy victory when they smashed five runs and restricted the Padres to three. The Dodgers are holding the third rank in terms of scoring with an average of 5.17 runs and 8.26 hits per game. Max Scherzer will get the ball here to strike out some Padres’ hitters. Scherzer is holding an 11-4 record on the season with an ERA of 2.65.
Players to watch: Chris Taylor LF (GP 120, AB 429, R 84, H 120, 2B 23, 3B 4, HR 18, RBI 66, TB 205, BB 54, SO 134, SB 12, AVG 0.28, OBP 0.37, SLG 0.478, OPS 0.848, WAR 3.4), Justin Turner 3B (GP 115, AB 406, R 65, H 116, 2B 18, 3B 0, HR 21, RBI 70, TB 197, BB 50, SO 79, SB 1, AVG 0.286, OBP 0.377, SLG 0.485, OPS 0.862, WAR 3.7).
San Diego Padres
The San Diego Padres have made things worse after dropping consecutive games on the season. The Padres have won 68 and lost 60. San Diego is now far behind the Dodgers as they trail close to a dozen games behind. In their series opener, the Padres struggled from the plate while leaving seven men on base. San Diego had runners in scoring position and the odds to get past the Dodgers are looking way too slim. The Padres are also competing with opponents outside their division play.
Players to watch: Jake Cronenworth 2B (GP 123, AB 463, R 83, H 128, 2B 28, 3B 6, HR 19, RBI 61, TB 225, BB 43, SO 73, SB 4, AVG 0.276, OBP 0.348, SLG 0.486, OPS 0.834, WAR 5), Manny Machado 3B (GP 119, AB 436, R 74, H 119, 2B 23, 3B 2, HR 22, RBI 84, TB 212, BB 50, SO 84, SB 10, AVG 0.273, OBP 0.343, SLG 0.486, OPS 0.829, WAR 4.1).
Los Angeles Dodgers vs San Diego Padres Betting Numbers
Los Angeles Dodgers
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of the LA Dodgers’ last 9 games.
Los Angeles is 11-1 SU in their last 12 games.
LA Dodgers are 3-7 SU in their last 10 games against San Diego.
LA Dodgers are 5-0 SU in their last 5 games on the road.
Los Angeles is 14-6 SU in their last 20 games when playing on the road against San Diego.
San Diego Padres
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of San Diego’s last 8 games.
Padres are 1-7 SU in their last 8 games.
San Diego is 1-5 SU in their last 6 games at home.
San Diego is 6-14 SU in their last 20 games when playing at home against the LA Dodgers.
The total has gone UNDER in 8 of San Diego’s last 11 games this season.
Los Angeles Dodgers vs San Diego Padres Betting Picks
Los Angeles Dodgers are one of the best teams with some of the top hitters and pitching units in place. The best MLB spread bets are intact for the Dodgers to win this game and cover the spread with ease.
Score Prediction: Dodgers 5, Padres 1.