The UNDER has paid off for totals bettors in six of Zack Greinke’s last eight trips to the mound as he gets the ball once again for the Los Angeles Dodgers on Thursday afternoon in MLB odds action against the Cincinnati Reds.
Greinke is 13-3 with a 1.67 ERA on the season, and he beat the Reds on August 16 by allowing one run over seven innings of work. Anthony DeSclafani (7-9, 3.97 ERA), who was the losing pitcher on August 16, starts for the Reds.
Opening Odds & Computer Pick
Sportsbooks such as Bodog had installed the Cincinnati Reds as 175 moneyline underdogs in this particular MLB betting odds matchup. The total, meanwhile, was set early at 7 before betting at 5Dimes started to move the line.
Odds – VSB
computer prediction formulas pick a 4-3.4 win for the Dodgers on Thursday. View the computer score prediction and who will win the pick on the moneyline for all upcoming MLB matchups here.
Los Angeles Dodgers vs Cincinnati Reds Matchup
Team Betting Records & Power Rankings
The Cincinnati Reds bring a 52-73 record to the battle against the 69-56 Dodgers. Stay Informed: follow us on Twitter for odds specials, betting line moves and Cincinnati vs Los Angeles injuries news.
This game matches up the No. 26 (Cincinnati Reds) and the No. 15 (Los Angeles Dodgers) teams, according to our current MLB Power Rankings.
When it comes to getting on base, the visiting Los Angeles Dodgers rank No. 23 at 8.38 hits per game. That compares with the Cincinnati Reds No. 17 ranking in that category.
Defensively, Los Angeles features the No. 6-rated defense on the road, allowing 3.92 runs per game. Cincinnati, meanwhile, comes in at No. 12 at home, scoring 4.41 runs per game.
Recent Outings Betting Recap
The Dodgers grabbed a win last time out, defeating D Holmberg and the Reds 7-4 on Wednesday at Great American Ball Park.
- LA Dodgers is 2-5 SU in its last 7 games
- The total has gone UNDER in 5 of LA Dodgers’s last 6 games
- LA Dodgers is 2-8 SU in its last 10 games on the road
- The total has gone UNDER in 5 of LA Dodgers’s last 6 games on the road
- Cincinnati is 1-11 SU in its last 12 games
- The total has gone OVER in 5 of Cincinnati’s last 7 games
- Cincinnati is 1-10 SU in its last 11 games at home
- The total has gone OVER in 5 of Cincinnati’s last 7 games at home
Next Betting Matchups
Los Angeles home to Chicago, Friday, August 28th
Cincinnati at Milwaukee, Friday, August 28th