Los Angeles Dodgers vs. Milwaukee Brewers: Best Odds and Preview for October 2, 2021


By BestOdds Analyst | October 2, 2021, 2:49 am

Julio Urias tries for his 20th victory of the season when his Los Angeles Dodgers (104-56) host the Milwaukee Brewers (95-65) at Dodger Stadium. The Dodgers are favored in the matchup (-145) against the Brewers (+125), and the game begins at 9:10 PM ET on Saturday.

Los Angeles’ Urias starts against Milwaukee’s Corbin Burnes.

Best Odds for Los Angeles Dodgers vs Milwaukee Brewers

Welcome to the BestOdds betting breakdown where we use data from our industry leading partner, Sportradar, to identify performance trends in order to analyze teams’ chances to win the upcoming game.

Today, we are looking at the MLB matchup between the Los Angeles Dodgers and Milwaukee Brewers.

Dodgers Insights

Betting Trends

  • The Dodgers have been victorous in 104, or 66.2%, of the 157 contests they have been chosen as favorites in this season.
  • Contests with Los Angeles have gone over the total set by oddsmakers in 67 of 160 chances this season.
  • The Dodgers are among the highest scoring teams in the league, ranking fifth with 812 total runs this season.
  • In 10 games as the favorite over the last 10 matchups, Los Angeles has a record of 8-2.
  • In their last 10 games with an over/under, the Dodgers and their opponents have combined to clear the total six times.

Probable Starting Pitcher Stats

  • Urias makes the start for the Dodgers, his 32nd of the season. He is 19-3 with a 3.01 ERA and 188 strikeouts in 179 1/3 innings pitched.
  • The lefty’s last appearance came on Sunday against the Diamondbacks, when he threw five scoreless innings while allowing five hits.
  • Over Urías’ 31 starts, his team is 25-6.
  • Urías’ starts with a set total this season have gone over the run total in 15 of 31 contests.

Key Players

Name GP BA OBP SLG HR RBI H
Trea Turner 146 .327 .374 .531 27 73 192
Corey Seager 93 .298 .388 .509 15 55 103
Max Muncy 141 .247 .366 .525 36 93 122
A.J. Pollock 114 .299 .357 .534 20 67 113
Will Smith 127 .260 .367 .498 25 75 106
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Brewers Insights

Betting Trends

  • The Brewers have compiled a 19-15 record in games they were the underdog on the moneyline (winning 55.9% of those games).
  • Milwaukee has played in 160 games with an over/under set, and has combined with their opponents to go over the total 73 times (73-77-10).
  • The Brewers score the 12th-most runs in baseball (732 total, 4.6 per game).
  • Milwaukee was the underdog on the moneyline for three of its last 10 games, and finished 1-2 in those matchups.
  • In their last 10 outings — all of which had a set run total — the Brewers and their opponents combined to hit the over on the total five times.

Probable Starting Pitcher Stats

  • Burnes makes the start for the Brewers, his 28th of the season. He is 11-4 with a 2.29 ERA and 230 strikeouts in 165 innings pitched.
  • In his most recent appearance on Saturday, the righty went seven innings against the Mets, allowing one earned run while surrendering five hits.
  • Burnes’ team is 19-8 in his 27 starts.
  • Burnes’ starts with a set total this season have hit the over in 12 of 27 games.

Key Players

Name GP BA OBP SLG HR RBI H
Willy Adames 97 .284 .363 .513 19 57 102
Avisaíl García 132 .263 .331 .490 29 85 120
Luis Urías 148 .251 .345 .448 23 75 122
Kolten Wong 114 .274 .338 .451 14 50 121
Tyrone Taylor 90 .247 .323 .460 12 42 58

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