Los Angeles Dodgers vs San Diego Padres Betting Odds & Game Analysis | August 5


By Claudio Fortuna | August 5, 2022 10:44 AM

The San Diego Padres visit the Los Angeles Dodgers at Dodger Stadium, taking the field at 10:10pm ET on Friday August 5th, 10:10pm ET. The San Diego Padres are 1-run underdogs in the game, and the Over/Under is set at 8.5 runs.

Welcome to the BestOdds betting breakdown where we identify performance trends in order to analyze teams’ chances in the upcoming game.

Today, we are looking at the Major League Baseball game between the San Diego Padres and Los Angeles Dodgers.

Los Angeles and San Diego Betting Info

  • Three of the Padres’ last four games have gone OVER the total runs line.
  • The Dodgers have won 17 of their last 18 home games against NL West opponents.

San Diego Padres Stats

Season Stats
Team Batting AVG .243
Team OBP .319
AVG Runs Scored 4.5
Team ERA 3.74
Team WHIP 1.20
Starters ERA 3.69
Starters WHIP 1.20

Key Players for San Diego

  • Tayler Scott: 5.06 ERA, 10.97 K/9, 1.78 WHIP
  • Josh Hader: 0.00 ERA, 9.00 K/9, 0.00 WHIP
  • Michael Clevinger: 3.13 ERA, 8.80 K/9, 1.08 WHIP
  • Ha-Seong Kim: .248 Batting Avg, .329 OBP, .370 SLG, .699 OPS, 41 Runs
  • Trenton Grisham: .197 Batting Avg, .293 OBP, .365 SLG, .658 OPS, 44 Runs
  • Austin Nola: .248 Batting Avg, .317 OBP, .316 SLG, .633 OPS, 26 Runs
  • Brandon Drury: .167 Batting Avg, .375 OBP, .667 SLG, 1.042 OPS, 1 Run
  • Juan Soto: .375 Batting Avg, .500 OBP, .750 SLG, 1.250 OPS, 2 Runs
  • Jurickson Profar: .255 Batting Avg, .352 OBP, .426 SLG, .778 OPS, 62 Runs
  • Manuel Machado: .293 Batting Avg, .368 OBP, .512 SLG, .880 OPS, 68 Runs
  • Joshua Bell: .400 Batting Avg, .625 OBP, .400 SLG, 1.025 OPS, 3 Runs
  • Jacob Cronenworth: .243 Batting Avg, .347 OBP, .400 SLG, .747 OPS, 68 Runs

Los Angeles Dodgers Stats

Season Stats
Team Batting AVG .258
Team OBP .335
AVG Runs Scored 5.2
Team ERA 2.94
Team WHIP 1.08
Starters ERA 2.77
Starters WHIP 1.06

Key Players for Los Angeles

  • Phillip Bickford: 4.91 ERA, 8.34 K/9, 1.12 WHIP
  • Craig Kimbrel: 4.26 ERA, 12.79 K/9, 1.50 WHIP
  • Julio Urías: 2.57 ERA, 8.48 K/9, 0.99 WHIP
  • Joseph Gallo: .250 Batting Avg, .250 OBP, .250 SLG, .500 OPS, 0 Runs
  • Cody Bellinger: .203 Batting Avg, .262 OBP, .379 SLG, .641 OPS, 51 Runs
  • Maxwell Muncy: .168 Batting Avg, .313 OBP, .319 SLG, .632 OPS, 43 Runs
  • Trea Turner: .305 Batting Avg, .346 OBP, .505 SLG, .851 OPS, 63 Runs
  • Gavin Lux: .298 Batting Avg, .373 OBP, .427 SLG, .800 OPS, 53 Runs
  • Miguel Vargas: .500 Batting Avg, .500 OBP, .750 SLG, 1.250 OPS, 0 Runs
  • William Smith: .263 Batting Avg, .354 OBP, .462 SLG, .816 OPS, 41 Runs
  • Frederick Freeman: .324 Batting Avg, .399 OBP, .530 SLG, .929 OPS, 72 Runs
  • Markus Betts: .266 Batting Avg, .337 OBP, .532 SLG, .869 OPS, 74 Runs

In the last 5 matchups between the Dodgers and Padres, the Dodgers won four times and the Padres won once. Their most recent matchup on July 3, 2022 ended 4-2 with the San Diego Padres taking the win.

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