Brewers vs. Dodgers - 5/4/15 MLB Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Los Angeles Dodgers (15-8) at Milwaukee Brewers (7-18)
MLB Baseball: Monday, May 4, 2015 at 7:20 pm (Miller Park)
C Kershaw (1-2) (3.73) vs. K Lohse (1-4) (7.28)
The Line: Milwaukee Brewers +158 / Los Angeles Dodgers -168 --- Over/Under: 7 See the Latest Odds
TV: SportsNet LA, FSN-WI
The Los Angeles Dodgers and Milwaukee Brewers begin a four-game series Monday night.
The Los Angeles Dodgers look to build on their four-game winning streak. The Dodgers have allowed four runs in their last three games and three or less runs in six of their last seven games. The Dodgers have won five of their last seven games. Offensively, Adrian Gonzalez leads LA with 34 hits and 20 RBI while Howie Kendrick and Joc Pederson have combined for 30 RBI. The Los Angeles Dodgers have lost four of their last six games on the road. Clayton Kershaw gets the ball, and he’s 1-2 with a 3.73 ERA and 43 strikeouts this season. Kershaw is 5-4 with a 3.05 ERA and 66 strikeouts in his career against the Brewers.
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The Milwaukee Brewers look for a win after splitting their last eight games. The Brewers have allowed five runs in their last three games and three or less runs in four straight games. The Brewers have won five of their last seven games when allowing three or less runs. Offensively, Jean Segura leads Milwaukee with 28 hits and 10 RBI while Adam Lind and Ryan Braun have combined for 25 RBI. The Milwaukee Brewers have lost five of their last seven games on their home field. Kyle Lohse takes the hill, and he’s 1-4 with a 7.28 ERA and 19 strikeouts this season. Lohse is 2-4 with a 4.35 ERA and 41 strikeouts in his career against the Dodgers.
The Dodgers are 5-1 in their last 6 during game 1 of a series and 38-17 in Kershaws last 55 starts. The Brewers are 3-14 in their last 17 during game 1 of a series and 1-4 in Lohses last 5 starts. The Dodgers are 4-0 in Kershaws last 4 road starts vs. Brewers.
The Brewers don't have enough firepower, especially with Kershaw on the mound. Lohse has been flat out awful this season, which also doesn't help. Take the Dodgers and the run line to give your wager more value.