mlb Preview< BACK

Los Angeles Dodgers vs. San Diego Padres

The division rival Los Angeles Dodgers and San Diego Padres are set to renew hostilities on Friday when they meet at PETCO Park.

The Dodgers will pin their hopes on the pitching of left hander Clayton Kershaw in this game. Kershaw has a 15-2 record and a 2.04 ERA this season.

Kershaw's opponent in this one will be Dinelson Lamet. The Padres right hander has a 4.60 ERA to go along with a 7-5 record this season.

Oddsmakers opened the Dodgers as -225-moneyline favorites versus the Padres, while the game's total opened at 7.

Last time out for San Diego, they were a 5-0 winner as they battled the Giants on the road. Moneyline bettors who got the Padres at -148 were rewarded, while the 5 combined runs moved the game UNDER for totals bettors.

Los Angeles was a 8-1 loser in its last match on the road against the Diamondbacks. They lost as -109 favorites, while the total score of 9 made winners of OVER bettors.

Los Angeles:
Team record: 91-41 SU
Current Streak: lost 5 straight games.
LA Dodgers is 0-5 ATS in its last 5 games
LA Dodgers is 0-5 SU in its last 5 games
LA Dodgers is 1-4 ATS in its last 5 games on the road

San Diego:
Team record: 59-74 SU
San Diego is 2-4 SU in its last 6 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of San Diego's last 5 games
San Diego is 16-7 ATS in its last 23 games at home

Next up:
Los Angeles at San Diego Saturday, September 2