Dodgers vs Giants Prediction, Odds & Player Prop Bets Today – MLB, Aug 3

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  • The Dodgers (70-33) are -165 favorites vs the Giants (51-53)
  • Dodgers starting pitcher: Julio Urías (10-6), 2.70 ERA
  • Giants starting pitcher: Alexander Cobb (3-5), 4.06 ERA
  • Watch the game on MLB Network

The Los Angeles Dodgers (-165) visit Oracle Park to take on the San Francisco Giants (+140) on Wednesday, August 3, 2022. First pitch is scheduled for 9:45pm EDT in San Francisco.

The Dodgers are betting favorites in this MLB matchup, with the run line sitting at -1.5 (+100).

The Dodgers vs Giants Over/Under is 7.5 total runs for the game.

So far this season, the Dodgers are 70-33 against the spread (ATS), while the Giants are 47-57 ATS.

Dodgers vs. Giants Odds, Run Line, Over/Under & Moneyline

SpreadOver / UnderMoneyline
Dodgers-1.5 +100O 7.5 -115-165
Giants +1.5 -120U 7.5 -105+140

Dodgers vs Giants Prediction for Today’s Game

Based on recent trends the model predicts the Dodgers will win Wednesday‘s matchup with 65.0% confidence.

This prediction factors in starting pitchers, recent team and player hitting performances, the last 5 games for both the Dodgers and Giants and up-to-date player injuries.


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Best Dodgers Player Prop Bets Today

We’ve highlighted some favorite MLB player prop bets for Dodgers players for Wednesday‘s game, looking at profitable historical betting trends:

  • Trea Turner has hit the RBIs Over in 31 of his last 50 away games (+20.40 Units / 41% ROI)
  • Trea Turner has hit the Singles Over in 39 of his last 53 away games (+16.75 Units / 20% ROI)
  • Freddie Freeman has hit the Hits Over in 23 of his last 40 games (+13.55 Units / 26% ROI)
  • Freddie Freeman has hit the Singles Over in 20 of his last 24 away games (+13.45 Units / 34% ROI)
  • Chris Taylor has hit the Runs Under in 15 of his last 16 away games (+13.35 Units / 56% ROI)

Best Giants Player Prop Best Bets Today

And here are some favorite MLB player prop bets for Giants players for Wednesday‘s game, looking at profitable historical betting trends:

  • Wilmer Flores has hit the Runs Over in 10 of his last 14 games (+9.45 Units / 67% ROI)
  • Joc Pederson has hit the Hits Under in 9 of his last 13 games (+9.20 Units / 71% ROI)
  • Thairo Estrada has hit the Total Bases Over in 12 of his last 17 games (+8.35 Units / 35% ROI)
  • LaMonte Wade Jr has hit the Singles Under in 12 of his last 14 games (+8.30 Units / 32% ROI)
  • Jason Vosler has hit the Hits Over in 11 of his last 14 games (+8.25 Units / 45% ROI)

Giants vs Dodgers Home Run Prop Bets Today

Over Under
Austin Slater 0.5 +625 0.5 -1600
Brandon Belt 0.5 +475 0.5 -1000
David Villar 0.5 +600 0.5 -1600
Dixon Machado 0.5 +950 0.5 -10000
Joey Bart 0.5 +625 0.5 -1600

Giants vs Dodgers Total Hits Prop Bets Today

Over Under
Austin Slater 0.5 -200 0.5 +145
Brandon Belt 0.5 -145 0.5 +100
David Villar 0.5 -110 0.5 -130
Dixon Machado 0.5 -120 0.5 -115
Joey Bart 0.5 -105 0.5 -140

Giants vs Dodgers RBI Prop Bets Today

Over Under
Austin Slater 0.5 +280 0.5 -450
Brandon Belt 0.5 +220 0.5 -350
David Villar 0.5 +270 0.5 -450
Dixon Machado 0.5 +340 0.5 -650
Joey Bart 0.5 +310 0.5 -550

Giants vs Dodgers Strikeout Prop Bets Today

Over Under
Julio Urias 6.5 +100 6.5 -145
Alex Cobb 4.5 -145 4.5 +100
  • The Los Angeles Dodgers have covered the Run Line in 61 of their last 100 games (+19.10 Units / 16% ROI)
  • The Los Angeles Dodgers have hit the Moneyline in 25 of their last 30 games (+13.40 Units / 21% ROI)
  • The Los Angeles Dodgers have covered the 1st Five Innings (F5) Run Line in 61 of their last 99 games (+12.15 Units / 9% ROI)
  • The Los Angeles Dodgers have hit the Game Total Under in 55 of their last 103 games (+10.35 Units / 9% ROI)
  • The Los Angeles Dodgers have hit the 1st Five Innings (F5) Moneyline in their last 9 away games (+9.00 Units / 56% ROI)
  • The San Francisco Giants have hit the 1st Five Innings (F5) Total Over in 28 of their last 46 games at home (+15.85 Units / 31% ROI)
  • The San Francisco Giants have hit the Game Total Under in 16 of their last 29 games at home (+4.70 Units / 14% ROI)
  • The San Francisco Giants have hit the Moneyline in 8 of their last 12 games at home (+3.65 Units / 22% ROI)
  • The San Francisco Giants have hit the 1st Five Innings (F5) Moneyline in 4 of their last 7 games at home (+0.60 Units / 6% ROI)
  • The San Francisco Giants have covered the 1st Five Innings (F5) Run Line in 4 of their last 7 games at home (+0.50 Units / 6% ROI)

Dodgers Against the Spread (ATS) Record

Against the spread this MLB season, the Dodgers have gone 62-41 against the Run Line (+17.55 Units / 14.29% ROI).

  • 70-33 when betting on the Moneyline for +1.4 Units / 0.67% ROI
  • 40-55 when betting on the total runs Over for -20.85 Units / -18.4% ROI
  • 55-40 when betting on the total runs Under for +10.35 Units / 9.11% ROI

Giants Against the Spread (ATS) Record

Against the spread this MLB season, the Dodgers have gone 47-57 against the Run Line (-15.45 Units / -11.97% ROI).

  • 51-53 when betting on the Moneyline for -20.9 Units / -13.65% ROI
  • 50-48 when betting on the total runs Over for -2.85 Units / -2.51% ROI
  • 48-50 when betting on the total runs Under for -7.8 Units / -6.72% ROI

Julio Urias has allowed an average Exit Velocity of just 83.7 MPH with runners in scoring position since the start of last season (129 balls in play) — tied for 2nd best in MLB among starting pitchers with at least 132 total IP; League Avg: 88.0

Julio Urias has allowed a slugging percentage of .440 (48 Total Bases / 109 ABs) on low non-fastballs this season — 4th highest among qualified SPs in MLB; League Avg: .291 — seventh Percentile.

Opponents are hitting just .147 (14-for-95) against Julio Urias’ elevated fastball this season — tied for 5th best among qualified SPs in MLB; League Avg: .221 — 92nd Percentile.

Julio Urias has allowed an OPS of just .763 (166 PA’s) when he’s behind in the count since the start of last season — best in MLB among starting pitchers with at least 132 total IP; League Avg: 1.058 — 100th Percentile.

Alexander Cobb: Giants Starting Pitcher Stats & Trends

Alex Cobb has thrown his changeup 49% of the time (136/276) with runners in scoring position this season — highest in MLB among starting pitchers with at least 51 total CH; League Avg: 17% — 100th Percentile.

Opponents have a groundball rate of 63% (149/238) against Alex Cobb this season — 3rd highest in MLB among starting pitchers with at least 51 total IP; League Avg: 43% — 98th Percentile.

Alex Cobb has thrown his changeup 49% of the time (693/1,423) vs left-handed batters since the start of last season — highest in MLB among starting pitchers with at least 132 total CH; League Avg: 18% — 100th Percentile.

Opponents have a groundball rate of 58% (289/497) against Alex Cobb since the start of last season — 3rd highest in MLB among starting pitchers with at least 132 total IP; League Avg: 44% — 98th Percentile.

Dodgers Keys to the Game vs. the Giants

The Dodgers are 35-18 (.660) on the road this season — best in MLB; League Avg: .477.

The Dodgers are 114-47 (.708) at home since the 2020 season — best in MLB; League Avg: .536.

The Dodgers are 35-15 (.700) at home this season — 2nd best in MLB; League Avg: .523.

The Dodgers are 33-8 (.805) when scoring in the first inning this season — 4th best in MLB; League Avg: .664.

Giants Keys to the Game vs. the Dodgers

The Giants are 21-110 (.160) when trailing entering the 8th inning since the 2020 season — best in MLB; League Avg: .086.

The Giants are just 6-9 (.400) when tied entering the 8th inning this season — 7th lowest in MLB; League Avg: .500.

The Giants are 40-3 (.930) when leading entering the 8th inning this season — tied for 10th best in MLB; League Avg: .913.

The Giants are just 6-13 (.316) when tied entering the 7th inning this season — 4th lowest in MLB; League Avg: .500.

Dodgers hitters have an OPS of .772 (3,094 PA’s) in innings 7-9 since the start of last season — best in MLB; League Avg: .694.

Dodgers hitters have an OPS of .783 (1,222 PA’s) in innings 7-9 this season — best in MLB; League Avg: .680.

Dodgers hitters have an OPS of .781 (3,805 PA’s) in innings 7-9 since the start of 2020 — best in MLB; League Avg: .695.

The Dodgers have a winning percentage of 66% on the road this season — best in MLB; League Avg: 48%.

The Giants are batting just .205 when facing the starting pitcher for the 3rd time in a game this season — lowest in MLB; League Avg: .265.

Giants hitters have an OBP of .323 (7,231 PA’s) against RHP since the start of last season — tied for 4th best in MLB; League Avg: .313.

The Giants have scored first in just 40% of their road games this season — 2nd lowest in MLB; League Avg: 54%.

The Giants are batting just .128 on pitches out of the zone this season — 4th lowest in MLB; League Avg: .158.

The Dodgers pitchers have allowed an average Exit Velocity of just 87.2 MPH this season (2,426 balls in play) — best in MLB; League Avg: 88.6

Dodgers pitchers have a strikeout rate of 26% with runners in scoring position since the start of last season — 2nd best in MLB; League Avg: 22%.

Dodgers pitchers have walked 255 of 3,726 batters (7%) this season — 2nd best in MLB; League Avg: 8%.

Dodgers pitchers have an ERA of 2.87 (464.1 IP) on the road this season — best in MLB; League Avg: 4.14.

Opponents have a groundball rate of 48% against Giants pitchers this season — highest in MLB; League Avg: 43%.

Giants pitchers have walked 146 of 2,384 batters (6%) when facing the leadoff batter in the inning since the start of last season — 2nd best in MLB; League Avg: 8%.

Opponents have a groundball rate of 47% against Giants pitchers since the start of last season — highest in MLB; League Avg: 43%.

Giants pitchers have walked 58 of 923 batters (6%) when facing the leadoff batter in the inning this season — 4th best in MLB; League Avg: 7%.

Giants vs. Dodgers Injuries Tonight That May Affect Prop Bets 

  • Curtis Casali (Giants): Oblique, D10
  • Joc Pederson (Giants): Concussion, D7
  • José Álvarez (Giants): Elbow, D60
  • Mauricio Llovera (Giants): Hip, D60
  • Brandon Crawford (Giants): Right Knee, D10
  • Colton Welker (Giants): Shoulder, D60
  • Evan Longoria (Giants): Hamstring, D10
  • Samuel Delaplane (Giants): Forearm, D60
  • Zack Littell (Giants): Oblique, D15
  • Thairo Estrada (Giants): Concussion, D7
  • Anthony DeSclafani (Giants): Ankle, D60
  • Justin Turner (Dodgers): Abdomen, D10
  • Blake Treinen (Dodgers): Shoulder, D60
  • Edwin Ríos (Dodgers): Hamstring, D60
  • Victor González (Dodgers): Elbow, D60
  • Walker Buehler (Dodgers): Elbow, D60
  • Brusdar Graterol (Dodgers): Shoulder, D15
  • Dustin May (Dodgers): Elbow, D60
  • Daniel Hudson (Dodgers): ACL, D60
  • Kevin Pillar (Dodgers): Shoulder, D60
  • James Nelson (Dodgers): Elbow, D60
  • Thomas Kahnle (Dodgers): Forearm, D60
  • Daniel Duffy (Dodgers): Hand, D60
  • Christopher Taylor (Dodgers): Foot, D10

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