Giants vs. Dodgers MLB Prediction

Giants vs. Dodgers, 7/21/21 MLB Betting Predictions & DFS Notes

The Dodgers snatched victory out of the jaws of defeat last night when they rallied in the bottom of the ninth to beat their hated rivals the Giants 8-6 on a walk-off home run by Will Smith. Will the Dodgers bury the Giants again or is there a better bet for this matchup?

Game Snapshot

961 San Francisco Giants (+140) at 962 Los Angeles Dodgers (-160); o/u 8.5

10:10 p.m. ET, Wednesday, July 21, 2021

Dodger Stadium, Los Angeles, CA

San Francisco Giants DFS SPIN

Mike Yastrzemski belted a two-run homer on Tuesday in the Giants' loss to the Dodgers. Yastrzemski walloped a no-doubter to right field -- his 15th round-tripper of the season -- off rookie right-hander Josiah Gray in the fifth inning. It was his lone hit in four at-bats in this one. The 30-year-old middle-of-the-order slugger is hitting .236/.333/.486 with 47 runs scored, 15 homers, 40 RBI and two steals across 318 plate appearances.

Los Angeles Dodgers DFS Spin

Will Smith slugged a pinch-hit, three-run walk-off homer on Tuesday evening, lifting the Dodgers to a dramatic 8-6 comeback victory over the Giants. Wow. Smith came off the bench to complete the Dodgers improbable ninth-inning rally with a majestic 420-foot blast into the left-field seats against righty side-winder Tyler Rogers. It was his 12th round-tripper of the season. The 26-year-old backstop owns a robust .264/.369/.475 triple-slash line with 40 runs scored, 12 homers, 42 RBI and two steals across 290 plate appearances.

Giants vs. Dodgers Betting Prediction

The over is 5-2 in the last seven meetings between these two teams at Dodger Stadium and has cashed in five of the last seven meetings between these two teams overall. The over is also 4-0 in the Dodgers’ last four home games, is 4-0 in their last four games as a home favorite and is 5-2 in their last seven games overall.

MLB BETTING PREDICTION: GIANTS/DODGERS OVER 8.5

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