Giants vs. Dodgers Prediction
Will Clayton Kershaw and the Dodgers rout their rivals, the Giants, tonight at 10:10PM ET?
According to oddsmakers from online sports book Bovada.lv, the Dodgers are -240 money line favorites versus the Giants, who have odds of +220 to pull off the upset on the road tonight. With Johnny Cueto set to face Kershaw in the pitching matchup, the over/under currently sits at 6 runs.
GIANTS KEY TRENDS: The Giants have now dropped eight of their last 11 games overall and are winless at 0-4 in their last four road games. They’re also 14-42 in their last 56 road games versus an opponent with a winning record and 0-5 in their last five games overall versus a team that owns a winning record.
DODGERS KEY TRENDS: The Dodgers are 55-23 in their last 78 home games, are 4-0 in their last four games overall, and are 40-12 in their last 52 home games versus a right-handed starter. They’ve also won 14 of their last 20 home games when facing a team with a road winning percentage of less than .400.
OUR PREDICTION: The Dodgers have won seven of Kershaw’s last eight starts against the Giants, are 4-1 in his last five home starts versus the Giants, and are 10-3 in their last 13 home games overall versus San Francisco. They’ve also won 41 of Kershaw’s last 51 starts against the National League West.
MONDAY MLB PREDICTION: LOS ANGELES DODGER -1.5 (-105)