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San Francisco Giants vs. Los Angeles Dodgers - 4/30/19 MLB Pick, Odds, and Prediction

Game
Los Angeles Dodgers at San Francisco Giants
Date & Time Tuesday April 30, 2019, 9:45 PM (EDT)
Location
AT&T Park
San Francisco, California
The Line
The Line: Los Angeles Dodgers -161 / San Francisco Giants +140 -- Over/Under: 7
TV Channel
SNLA, NSBA
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The Los Angeles Dodgers and San Francisco Giants meet Tuesday in MLB action at AT&T Park.

The Los Angeles Dodgers look for a victory after winning eight of their last 12 games. The Dodgers have scored 12 runs in their last three games and three or more runs in 10 of their last 14 games. The Los Angeles Dodgers are 19-5 this season when scoring three or more runs. Cody Bellinger leads the Dodgers with 44 hits and 36 RBI while Justin Turner and Corey Seager have combined for 52 hits and 18 RBI. Walker Buehler gets the ball, and he is 2-0 with a 5.25 ERA and 18 strikeouts this season. Buehler is 1-0 with a 3.86 ERA and eight strikeouts in his career against the Giants.

The San Francisco Giants look for a win after splitting their last eight games. The Giants have scored 12 runs in their last three games and three or more runs in their last seven games. The San Francisco Giants have won eight of their last 12 games when scoring three or more runs. Steven Duggar leads the Giants with 23 hits and 11 RBI while Brandon Belt and Evan Longoria have combined for 41 hits and 19 RBI. Drew Pomeranz gets the ball, and he is 1-2 with a 3.65 ERA and 28 strikeouts this season. Pomeranz is 1-4 with a 3.49 ERA and 37 strikeouts in his career against the Dodgers.

The Dodgers are 41-18 in their last 59 vs. National League West, 4-1 in Buehler's last 5 starts with 5 days of rest and 5-2 in Buehler's last 7 starts. The Giants are 5-1 in their last 6 Tuesday games, 1-4 in their last 5 home games and 16-39 in their last 55 overall. The Dodgers are 6-2 in the last 8 meetings and the over is 4-1 in the last 5 meetings. The under is 5-0 in Pomeranz's last 5 starts overall. The under is 10-4-1 in Buehler's last 15 starts overall.

Buehler has been hit or miss this season, allowing three or more earned runs in three of his five starts and his strikeout numbers are down from what they were last year. Pomeranz has been solid, allowing two or less runs in four of his five starts, and he's coming off six shutout innings against the Toronto Blue Jays on the road. Current Dodgers hitters are also batting .177 in 62 career at bats with 13 strikeouts against Pomeranz. The San Francisco Giants aren't nearly as talented as the Dodgers, but they do have a history of playing their rival well. There's value with the plus money and the home team.

Pick:
San Francisco Giants +140

Randy Chambers has been with Sports Chat Place since 2014 and covers everything from the NFL to WNBA and tennis. Nobody works harder in this business in terms of content produced and amount of sports covered. Formerly a lead college football writer with Bleacher Report and has had his work featured at Fox Sports, CBS Sports and various other outlets.

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