Brewers vs Dodgers Odds, Picks, and Predictions (Oct. 1)
Los Angeles Dodgers’ Corey Seager, left, celebrates with Mookie Betts, heart, and supervisor Dave Roberts after hitting a two-run dwelling run in the course of the eighth inning of a baseball sport towards the San Diego Padres Wednesday, Sept. 29, 2021, in Los Angeles. (AP Picture/Mark J. Terrill)
- The Los Angeles Dodgers are -220 moneyline favorites over the Milwaukee Brewers on Friday (October 1st, 10:10 pm ET)
- LA will give the ball to Clayton Kershaw (10-8, 3.38 ERA), whereas Milwaukee will counter with Eric Lauer (7-5, 2.93 ERA)
- Learn beneath for odds, evaluation and a betting prediction
The Los Angeles Dodgers hold successful, however sadly for them, so do the San Francisco Giants. The Dodgers have reeled off six wins of their final seven outings, together with 4 straight, however have didn’t make up any floor within the NL West standings.
LA stays two video games again of San Fran with simply three video games remaining, and might want to sweep the NL Central champion Milwaukee Brewers this weekend, to have any hope of claiming a ninth straight division title.
Brewers vs Dodgers Odds
|Milwaukee Brewers||+180||+1.5 (-115)||O 8 (-105)|
|Los Angeles Dodgers||-220||-1.5 (-105)||U 8 (-115)|
Odds as of September thirtieth at DraftKings.
The Dodgers opened as -220 moneyline favorites over the Brewers on Friday (October 1st), in a sport that contains a whole of 8. First pitch is scheduled for 10:10 pm ET at Dodger Stadium, with clear skies and 63 diploma evening time temperatures within the forecast.
Clayton Kershaw will take the ball for LA, in his fourth begin since coming back from the injured record. Kershaw missed over two months with a forearm harm, and has had combined outcomes since rejoining the rotation.
It does not get rather more iconic than Clayton Kershaw’s curveball.
(through PitchingNinja) pic.twitter.com/jRPqj0q4VX
— gameSense Baseball (@gameSenseBase) September 29, 2021
He seemed sturdy in his first two begins again, permitting simply two runs and 7 hits over 9.1 innings, nevertheless it was a special story final day out in Arizona.
The Diamondbacks touched him up for six hits, 4 runs, and two homers, in a 7-2 victory. Kershaw has but to face Milwaukee this season, however owns a 6-5 lifetime file versus them in 11 begins.
His velocity is down a shade following his IL stint and he’s surrendered a tough hit charge north of 33% in two of the three outings.
Lauer vs Kershaw
Milwaukee will counter with Eric Lauer, who’s been merely incredible in his previous 5 begins. The 26-year-old has yielded one run or much less in every of these outings, posting a 1.15 ERA and a 32-to-8 strikeout-to-walk charge.
Final day out, Lauer scattered 5 hits and a single run in a 5-1 victory over the New York Mets, whereas in his earlier begin, he one-hit the Chicago Cubs over 5.1 innings.
He’s 1-0 in his solely begin versus LA this season, shutting them out over 5 innings, whereas surrendering solely 4 hits.
Batting Common vs Beginning Pitchers
|Brewers Batters||Batting Common vs Kershaw||Dodgers Batters||Batting Common vs Lauer|
|Willy Adames||.000||Mookie Betts||.333|
|Lorenzo Cain||.235||Corey Seager||.333|
|Eduardo Escobar||.158||Trea Turner||.429|
|Avisail Garcia||1.000||Max Muncy||.250|
|Jace Peterson||.000||Cody Bellinger||.333|
|Kolten Wong||.000||Chris Taylor||.167|
|Luis Urias||.200||Will Smith||.000|
|Christian Yelich||.500||Justin Turner||.222|
The Dodgers’ lineup has exploded over the previous two evenings, racking up 19 runs towards San Diego, they usually’ve outscored their opposition 24-13 over their present four-game successful streak.
Padres vs Dodgers Choose
With a lot at stake for LA on Friday evening, this contest goes to really feel precisely like a playoff sport. Dodger Stadium shall be rocking, and we should always count on Kershaw to feed off the unimaginable vibes.
There’s no worth on LA’s moneyline, however contemplate the below as a possible play. Positive, Kershaw hasn’t thrived since coming back from the IL, however he confirmed sufficient in his first two begins again to earn bettors belief. I’m keen to throw out his final begin towards Arizona, in a really hitter pleasant park, and am anticipating a bounce again on this should win sport.
“You simply wish to peak on the proper time and I feel as a group we’re doing that and wish to hold it going.” @coreyseager_5 with @kirsten_watson on his scorching September and the #Dodgers carrying momentum into the ultimate sequence of the common season. pic.twitter.com/gJiDxG7TK5
— SportsNet LA (@SportsNetLA) October 1, 2021
Lauer in the meantime, has been nearly unhittable over the previous month, and there’s no cause to suppose his glorious kind received’t proceed. As talked about, this contest goes to really feel like a playoff sport, and October baseball breeds low-scoring outcomes.
Choose: Beneath 8 (-115)
Chris started his profession at Hockey Night time in Canada over 15 years in the past. He has since labored at TSN for over 12 years as a author, line-up producer, subject producer, newsroom supervisor for Sportscentre, and presently as a promotions producer.