Arizona Diamondbacks vs. Los Angeles Dodgers - 8/10/17 MLB Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Los Angeles Dodgers (80-33) at Arizona Diamondbacks (64-49)
MLB Baseball: Thursday, August 10, 2017 at 9:40 pm (Chase Field)
Y Darvish (7-9) (3.75) vs. Anthony Banda (1-1) (3.86)
The Line: Arizona Diamondbacks +142 / Los Angeles Dodgers -152 --- Over/Under: 9 See the Latest Odds
TV: FSAZ, SNLA
The Los Angeles Dodgers and Arizona Diamondbacks meet Thursday in MLB action at Chase Field.
The Los Angeles Dodgers look to keep winning after winning 14 of their last 16 games. The Dodgers have scored 14 runs in their last three games and six or more runs in eight of their lat 14 games. The Los Angeles Dodgers have won 13 of their last 15 games when scoring at least three runs. Corey Seager leads the Dodgers with 119 hits and 55 RBI while Justin Turner and Chris Taylor have combined for 211 hits and 102 RBI. Yu Darvish gets the ball, and he is 7-9 with a 3.81 ERA and 158 strikeouts this season. Darvish is 1-0 with a 2.45 ERA and 28 strikeouts in his career against the Diamondbacks.
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The Arizona Diamondbacks look for a win here after splitting their last 12 games. The Diamondbacks have scored 11 runs in their last three games and four or more runs in five of their last 10 games. The Arizona Diamondbacks have won six of their last nine games when scoring three or more runs. Paul Goldschmidt leads the Diamondbacks with 129 hits and 90 RBI while David Peralta and Jake Lamb have combined for 213 RBI while 126 RBI. Anthony Banda gets the ball, and he is 1-1 with a 3.86 ERA and 12 strikeouts this season. This will be Banda’s first career game against the Dodgers.
The Dodgers are 4-1 in their last 5 Thursday games, 36-17 in their last 53 during game 3 of a series and 20-6 in their last 26 road games. The Diamondbacks are 8-2 in their last 10 Thursday games, 41-18 in their last 59 home games and 2-5 in their last 7 vs. National League West. The Dodgers are 47-22 in the last 69 meetings and the under is 4-1 in the last 5 meetings.
Darvish was lights out in his Dodger debut and has a 2.25 ERA with a .193 batting average on the road overall this season. If there wasn't enough reasons to keep backing these Los Angeles Dodgers. While the prices aren't cheap these days, constant victories leads to a lot of profit despite the high juice. So, I have to keep riding the hot hand until it runs cold.