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Los Angeles Dodgers vs. San Diego Padres

If familiarity breeds contempt, there should be animosity aplenty on Sunday when the Los Angeles Dodgers and the San Diego Padres meet at PETCO Park.

The Dodgers will trot Kenta Maeda out to the mound in this one. Right hander Maeda has a 6-3 record and a 4.15 ERA this season.

Maeda's opponent in this one will be Jhoulys Chacin. The Padres right hander has a 4.86 ERA to go along with a 6-7 record this season.

Oddsmakers opened the Dodgers as -167-moneyline favorites versus the Padres, while the game's total opened at 9.

In their last action, San Diego was a 8-0 loser on the road against the Dodgers. Bettors on Los Angeles at -200 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (8) sent UNDER bettors home happy as well.

Los Angeles won its last outing, a 8-0 result against the Padres on July 01. Bettors who backed the Dodgers at -200 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (8) sent UNDER bettors to the payout window.

Los Angeles:
Team record: 55-28 SU
Current Streak: won 3 straight games.
LA Dodgers is 11-2 ATS in its last 13 games
LA Dodgers is 14-2 SU in its last 16 games
The total has gone OVER in 15 of LA Dodgers's last 22 games

San Diego:
Team record: 33-48 SU
San Diego is 12-5 ATS in its last 17 games
San Diego is 2-4 ATS in its last 6 games
San Diego is 2-4 SU in its last 6 games

Next up:
Los Angeles home to Arizona Tuesday, July 4
San Diego at Cleveland Tuesday, July 4