Los Angeles Dodgers vs. San Diego Padres - 9/21/18 MLB Pick, Odds, and Prediction
San Diego Padres (61-92) at Los Angeles Dodgers (85-68)
MLB Baseball: Friday, September 21, 2018 at 10:10 pm (Dodger Stadium)
Eric Lauer (5-7) (4.74) vs. R Hill (9-5) (4.02)
The Line: Los Angeles Dodgers -240 / San Diego Padres +210 --- Over/Under: 7.5 See the Latest Odds
TV: FS-San Diego
Friday MLB pits the San Diego Padres at the rival Los Angeles Dodgers.
The San Diego Padres have been in a bit of a slide with wins in two of six after upending San Francisco 8-4 on Wednesday. San Diego starter Robbie Erlin allowed three runs on five hits and two BB over five frames to up his record to 4-7 while four relievers pitched an inning each.
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The Padres totaled ten hits and a pair of free passes with Wil Myers slugging a two run bomb while Freddy Galvis went 2-4 with a homer, four RBI’s and two runs followed by Cory Spangenberg with an RBI and run.
Rookie Eric Lauer takes the hill at the Dodgers in the series opener. Lauer has made 21 starts and has gone 5-7 with a 4.74 ERA covering 100.2 innings.
The surging Los Angeles Dodgers have taken over the top spot in the NL West following wins in seven of eight capped off by a 5-2 victory against Colorado on Wednesday. Los Angeles starter Walker Buehler was charged with a pair of unearned runs through six innings where he struck out 12 while five relievers put up zeros.
The Dodgers offense consisted of five hits and a pair of bases on balls with Matt Kemp leaving the yard while Yasiel Puig clubbed a three run homer.
The LA Dodgers kick off their series with San Diego with Rich Hill on the mound. Hill has made 23 appearances (22 starts) and has gone 9-4 with a 4.02 ERA.
Under is 7-2 in San Diego last 9 games following a win and San Diego are 9-23 in their last 32 Friday games and over is 10-4 in San Diego last 14 Friday games. LA Dodgers are 7-1 in their last 8 overall and LA Dodgers are 7-1 in their last 8 games on grass and under is 11-3 in LA Dodgers last 14 Friday games. San Diego are 18-42 in the last 60 meetings and over is 15-7 in the last 22 meetings.
The juice is extremely high on the Dodgers so the run line on a hot squad is the only way to reduce it…