Dodgers vs. Giants MLB Prediction

Dodgers vs. Giants, 9/5/21 MLB Predictions & Betting Odds

The ESPN Sunday Night Baseball matchup pits the Dodgers and Giants at 7:08 p.m. ET tonight. Will the Dodgers win the rubber match in this series or is there a better play on the board?

Game Snapshot

961 Los Angeles Dodgers (-150) at 962 San Francisco Giants (+130); o/u 7.5

7:10 p.m. ET, Sunday, September 5, 2021

Oracle Park, San Francisco, CA

Los Angeles Dodgers DFS Notes

Justin Turner went 1-for-3 with two runs scored and a walk in Saturday's victory over the Giants. Turner exhibited his typical patience in the top of the first with a five-pitch walk against Jay Jackson, and he ended up coming around to score on an AJ Pollock double. Then, in the top of the sixth, he scored on a balk by José Quintana. The veteran infielder is having another fine season at age-36, slashing .282/.372/.466 over 444 at-bats with 21 home runs and two stolen bases.

San Francisco Giants DFS Notes

Buster Posey went 3-for-4 with a double and an RBI in Saturday's 6-1 loss to the Dodgers. With Kris Bryant on third and Evan Longoria on first in the bottom of the first, Posey smacked a double to right field off of Julio Urias, which scored Bryant and got the Giants on the board. He then reached base via a single in both of his at-bats in bottom of the fourth and bottom of the sixth. With tonight's effort, he's once again batting over .300 on the season. Over 319 at-bats, the former MVP is slashing .304/.395/.502 with 16 home runs, 57 runs, and 43 RBI.

Dodgers vs. Giants MLB Betting Prediction

The under is 4-1 in the last five meetings in San Francisco and is 5-1-1 in the last seven meetings overall. The under is also 4-0-1 in the Dodgers’ last five road games, is 33-18-6 in their last 62 games overall and is 33-14-4 in their last 51 games coming off a win. On the other side, the under is 4-0 in the Giants’ last four home games, is 20-8-2 in their last 30 games and is 20-8 in their last 28 games when their opponent scores five runs or more in their previous game.

MLB BETTING PREDICTION: DODGERS/GIANTS UNDER 7.5

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