San Diego Padres vs. Los Angeles Dodgers MLB Online Betting Picks
Posted by: Mike Davis
Tonight’s San Diego Padres vs. Los Angeles Dodgers matchup offers plenty of intriguing MLB online betting action. The Padres are in a bit of a slump at the moment and will be hoping to get a turnaround on the road in Los Angeles. Unfortunately for them, the Dodgers enter on a two game winning streak and won’t be handing out any breaks this Thursday night. So what do the MLB odds have to say about this matchup?
San Diego Padres vs. Los Angeles Dodgers – Thursday, August 1st
San Diego Padres vs. Los Angeles Dodgers Betting Odds
San Diego Padres
The Padres march into this Thursday night matchup sporting a 50-57 record that ranks them 4th overall in the NL West. At the present time, the Dodgers currently lead the division with their 71-39 record, giving them a 19 ½ game lead over San Diego. With this in mind, it’s clear the Padres season is all but over. Nevertheless, the club will still take to the diamond to try and edge out a win over their divisional rivals. Joey Lucchesi is the man tasked with getting the win this evening. He enters this contest sporting a 7-5 record as well as a 4.12 ERA and a 1.18 WHIP.
Players to Watch: Eric Hosmer (15 HR, 69 RBI, .334 BA), Manny Machado (26 HR, 67 RBI, .278 BA), and Hunter Renfroe (29 HR, 58 RBI, 237 BA).
Los Angeles Dodgers
The Dodgers enter tonight’s action sporting a 71-39 record that as aforementioned, pegs them as the best team in the NL West. In addition to being 4-2 in their last 6 games, Los Angeles enters this contest riding a 2-game winning streak. All in all, that momentum should be more than enough for Los Angeles to take care of San Diego. Nevertheless, the Dodgers will be sending their ace Clayton Kershaw to the mound tonight to ensure they get this win. Kershaw enters tonight’s action sporting a 9-2 record as well as a 2.85 ERA and a 1.02 WHIP.
Players to Watch: Cody Bellinger (34 HR, 80 RBI, .328 BA), Max Muncy (26 HR, 70 RBI, .260 BA), and Justin Turner (16 HR, 46 RBI, .287 BA).
San Diego Padres vs. Los Angeles Dodgers Betting Predictions
San Diego Padres vs. Los Angeles Dodgers Betting Picks
So which side should mobile betting fans take in San Diego Padres vs. Los Angeles Dodgers matchup? All in all, the Dodgers are the clear cut favorites here. The money line isn’t all that steep making them a good straight up pick here. Sign up today to make your online betting prediction!
Score Prediction: 7-2 Los Angeles.