Marlins at Dodgers - 4/28/16 MLB Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Miami Marlins (9-11) at Los Angeles Dodgers (12-10)
MLB Baseball: Thursday, April 28, 2016 at 10:10 pm (Dodger Stadium)
J Fernandez (1-2) (4.37) vs. Kenta Maeda (3-0) (0.36)
The Line: Los Angeles Dodgers -137 / Miami Marlins +127 --- Over/Under: 6.5 See the Latest Odds
The Miami Marlins look to complete the sweep over the Los Angeles Dodgers Thursday night.
The Miami Marlins look to add to their impressive four-game winning streak. The Marlins pitching staff has allowed just five runs in this series and three or less runs in five of their last seven games. The Miami Marlins are starting to find their groove on both ends of the field and have a shot to sweep for the first time this season. Offensively, Christian Yelich leads Miami with 26 hits, Giancarlo Stanton has 17 RBI and Marcell Ozuna has two home runs. Jose Fernandez gets the nod, and he’s 1-2 with a 4.37 ERA and 32 strikeouts this season. Fernandez is 2-0 with a 2.84 ERA and 25 strikeouts in his career against the Dodgers.
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The Los Angeles Dodgers look to bounce back after losing four of their last six games. The Dodgers have scored just five runs this series and three or less runs in seven of their last 11 games. The Los Angeles Dodgers are 5-7 this season when scoring less than three runs, which includes three straight losses. Adrian Gonzalez leads Los Angeles with 26 hits, Corey Seager has 12 RBI and Yasiel Puig has two home runs. Kenta Maeda takes the hill, and he’s 3-0 with a 0.36 ERA and 23 strikeouts this season. This will be Maeda’s first career game against the Marlins.
The Marlins are 18-37 in their last 55 during game 4 of a series and 28-13 in Fernandezs last 41 starts. The Dodgers are 16-5 in their last 21 during game 4 of a series and 48-22 in their last 70 home games vs. a right-handed starter. The over is 38-12-5 in the last 55 meetings.
We're getting a hot Marlins and Jose Fernandez for plus money. Yes, please. Anytime I can get one of the top pitchers in the game and plus money, I'm taking it. Give me the fish for the sweep.