Clayton Kershaw has managed to pitch the Los Angeles Dodgers to a victory in each of his last three starts against the rival San Francisco Giants as the lefthander tries to build on his first good outing of the season on Wednesday night.
Kershaw picked up his first win of 2015 last time out, holding the Rockies to one earned run on six hits over six innings of work to sit at 1-1 with a 4.42 ERA through three outings on the season. Madison Bumgarner (1-1, 5.29 ERA) will take the ball for the Giants in Wednesday’s contest.
Los Angeles Dodgers vs San Francisco Giants Opening Odds and Betting Line
The San Francisco Giants were listed as 110 moneyline underdogs earlier in the day at BetOnline, while odds makers set the opening total line around 5.5 earlier at Bodog.
Computer Prediction: Los Angeles Dodgers vs San Francisco Giants Pick
Odds – VSB
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Los Angeles Dodgers vs San Francisco Giants Odds and Stats.
Team Betting Records & Power Rankings
The San Francisco Giants sport a record of 5-10 heading into this matchup, while the Los Angeles Dodgers sit at 9-4 on the season Stay Informed: follow us on Twitter for odds specials, betting line moves and San Francisco vs Los Angeles injuries news.
The MLB Power Rankings show a disparity between these teams, with the San Francisco Giants rated this week at No. 26 and the Los Angeles Dodgers sitting at No. 3.
How Los Angeles Dodgers vs San Francisco Giants Stats Match Up
When it comes to getting on base, the visiting Los Angeles Dodgers rank No. 4 at 9.54 hits per game. That compares with the San Francisco Giants No. 13 ranking in that category.
Pitching and defensive stats are important baseball handicapping betting factors and San Francisco has the No. 17-ranked defense. In the other dugout, the Dodgers own the No. 11 mark in runs allowed.
Recent Outings Betting Recap
Los Angeles looks to rebound from a loss to the Giants, who beat them 6-2 on Tuesday behind a start from Tim Lincecum at AT&T Park.
Los Angeles Dodgers vs San Francisco Giants Betting Odds Trends
LA Dodgers is 7-1 SU in its last 8 games
The total has gone OVER in 6 of LA Dodgers’s last 8 games
LA Dodgers is 1-5 SU in its last 6 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 12 of LA Dodgers’s last 17 games on the road
San Francisco is 2-9 SU in its last 11 games
San Francisco is 2-6 SU in its last 8 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of San Francisco’s last 9 games at home
San Francisco is 3-7 SU in its last 10 games when playing LA Dodgers
Next Betting Matchups
Los Angeles at San Francisco, Thursday, April 23rd