Los Angeles Dodgers vs. San Diego Padres - 10/3/15 MLB Pick, Odds, and Prediction
San Diego Padres (74-86) at Los Angeles Dodgers (89-70)
MLB Baseball: Saturday, October 3, 2015 at 9:10 pm (Dodger Stadium)
R Erlin (1-1) (6.30) vs. Z Greinke (18-3) (1.72)
The Line: Los Angeles Dodgers -250 / San Diego Padres +229 --- Over/Under: 6.5 See the Latest Odds
TV: FS-San Diego
The Los Angeles Dodgers and the San Diego Padres face off on Saturday for game two of their MLB series of National League West teams.
The Los Angeles Dodgers have already clinched the NL West but that didn’t stop them from beating the Padres on Friday. Howie Kendrick and A.J. Ellis had two hits each and Adrian Gonzalez had a hit as the Dodgers scored six runs on eight hits. Starting pitcher Alex Wood allowed five hits and two runs while striking out four over 7.0 innings to get the win and raise his record to 12-12 for the season. For Saturday’s game the Dodgers start Zack Greinke who has allowed 144 hits and 40 earned runs while striking out 192 over 214.2 innings for an 18-3 record and a 1.68 ERA.
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The San Diego Padres continued to play out their disappointing season as they lost to the Dodgers on Friday. Melvin Upton Jr. had two hits and Jedd Gyorko and Derek Norris each had hits as the Padres scored two runs on six hits. Starting pitcher Casey Kelly has allowed eight hits and six runs, three earned, while striking out three over 4.1 innings to take the loss. For Friday’s game the Padres start Robbie Erlin who has allowed 11 hits and seven runs while striking out six over 10 innings for a 1-1 record and a 6.30 ERA.
Los Angeles is 64-29 in their last 93 home games, 1-4 in game two of a series, and 59-27 in Greinke’s last 86 starts. San Diego is 4-10 in their last 14 road games, 2-8 against a team with a winning record, and 1-4 in Erlin’s last five road starts. San Diego is 5-15 in their last 20 games against Los Angeles.
This one is about as easy as it gets as Greinke and the Dodgers cruise to a win.