Dodgers vs. Padres MLB Prediction
National League West rivals clash in San Diego on Monday night when the Padres host the Dodgers at 10:10 p.m. ET. Will the Dodgers come through as a road underdog or is there a better play on the board?
907 Los Angeles Dodgers (+104) at 908 San Diego Padres (-125); o/u 6.5
10:10 p.m. ET, Monday, June 21, 2021
Petco Park, San Diego, CA
Los Angeles Dodgers DFS Spin
Albert Pujols drilled a three-run homer on Sunday, powering the Dodgers to a three-game sweep against the Diamondbacks with a dramatic 9-8 victory in the series finale. Pujols set the tone early with a 407-foot shot to left field off southpaw Alex Young in the third inning. It was his sixth long ball of the season. The 41-year-old first baseman is hitting .263 (20-for-76) with six homers and 16 RBI across 26 games since his arrival in Los Angeles last month.
San Diego Padres DFS Spin
Wil Myers sliced a two-run triple on Sunday, powering the Padres to a four-game sweep against the Reds with a 3-2 victory in the series finale. Myers supplied the Padres only offense in the low-scoring affair when he lifted a two-run triple off the right-field wall, and ended up scoring on the play thanks to an errant throw by first baseman Joey Votto, in the third inning. The 30-year-old outfielder is hitting .254/.326/.428 with 22 runs scored, eight home runs, 27 RBI and four steals across 224 plate appearances this season.
Dodgers vs. Padres Betting Prediction
The Dodgers are 35-17 in their last 52 road games versus the Padres and are 42-19 in their last 61 games in San Diego. They’re also 40-14 in their last 54 games versus National League West rivals, are 5-1 in their last six road games versus a team with a winning record and are 55-26 in their last 81 road games. They’re also 88-42 in their last 130 games overall and are 97-43 in their last 140 games versus a right-handed starter.
MLB BETTING PREDICTION: LOS ANGELES DODGERS +104