Angels vs. Dodgers Prediction
With ace Clayton Kershaw on the mound tonight, will the Dodgers cover the runline spread for bettors when they host the Angels at 10:10PM ET?
According to oddsmakers from online sports book BetDSI, the Dodgers are -1.5 (-130) on the runline to top the Angels, who have +110 odds to cover the 1.5-run spread. With Jered Weaver set to face Kershaw in the pitching matchup, the over/under currently sits at 6.5 runs.
The Angels are 3-12 in their last 15 interleague games, are 2-12 in their last 14 interleague games versus a left-handed starter and 2-11 in their last 13 interleague games versus an opponent with a winning record. They’re also just 1-4 in their last five contests during Game 2 of a series.
On the other side, the Dodgers have won four of their last five interleague games and 5-2 in their last seven interleague home games versus a right-handed starter. They’re also 8-2 in their last 10 games versus the Angels and 4-1 in their last five home games versus Los Angeles.
OUR PREDICTION: The Dodgers have won four of Kershaw’s last five starts against the Angels and are 48-18 in his last 66 starts overall. The Angels, meanwhile, have lost nine of Weaver’s last 12 road starts, are 4-9 in his last 13 starts coming with Weaver coming off of four days of rest, and are 1-4 in his last five starts versus National League opponents.
TUESDAY MLB PREDICTION: LOS ANGELES DODGERS -1.5 (-130)