San Francisco Giants vs Los Angeles Dodgers Betting Odds & Game Analysis | August 2


By Claudio Fortuna | August 2, 2022 1:17 PM

The Los Angeles Dodgers visit the San Francisco Giants at Oracle Park, taking the field at 9:45pm ET on Tuesday August 2nd, 9:45pm ET. The San Francisco Giants are 1.5-run underdogs in the game, and the Over/Under is set at 8 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 Los Angeles Dodgers and San Francisco Giants.

San Francisco and Los Angeles Betting Info

  • Four of the Giants’ last five games against NL West opponents have gone OVER the total runs line.
  • The Giants have lost each of their last eight games against NL West opponents.

Los Angeles Dodgers Stats

Season Stats
Team Batting AVG .258
Team OBP .336
AVG Runs Scored 5.2
Team ERA 2.96
Team WHIP 1.08
Starters ERA 2.75
Starters WHIP 1.05

Key Players for Los Angeles

  • David Price: 2.96 ERA, 9.55 K/9, 1.43 WHIP
  • Craig Kimbrel: 4.25 ERA, 13.00 K/9, 1.50 WHIP
  • Andrew Heaney: 0.77 ERA, 13.11 K/9, 0.99 WHIP
  • Justin Turner: .257 Batting Avg, .332 OBP, .405 SLG, .737 OPS, 42 Runs
  • Cody Bellinger: .205 Batting Avg, .265 OBP, .378 SLG, .643 OPS, 50 Runs
  • Maxwell Muncy: .162 Batting Avg, .312 OBP, .314 SLG, .626 OPS, 41 Runs
  • Trea Turner: .309 Batting Avg, .352 OBP, .507 SLG, .859 OPS, 62 Runs
  • Gavin Lux: .295 Batting Avg, .372 OBP, .419 SLG, .791 OPS, 50 Runs
  • Jacob Lamb: .239 Batting Avg, .338 OBP, .433 SLG, .771 OPS, 10 Runs
  • William Smith: .263 Batting Avg, .354 OBP, .467 SLG, .821 OPS, 40 Runs
  • Frederick Freeman: .328 Batting Avg, .404 OBP, .541 SLG, .945 OPS, 72 Runs
  • Markus Betts: .265 Batting Avg, .340 OBP, .521 SLG, .861 OPS, 72 Runs

San Francisco Giants Stats

Season Stats
Team Batting AVG .235
Team OBP .318
AVG Runs Scored 4.6
Team ERA 3.89
Team WHIP 1.27
Starters ERA 3.53
Starters WHIP 1.19

Key Players for San Francisco

  • Alexander Cobb: 4.06 ERA, 9.33 K/9, 1.28 WHIP
  • Jakob Junis: 2.78 ERA, 7.41 K/9, 1.05 WHIP
  • Camilo Doval: 3.14 ERA, 11.30 K/9, 1.26 WHIP
  • Robert Wynns: .211 Batting Avg, .274 OBP, .289 SLG, .563 OPS, 6 Runs
  • Thomas La Stella: .248 Batting Avg, .283 OBP, .388 SLG, .671 OPS, 14 Runs
  • Darin Ruf: .216 Batting Avg, .328 OBP, .373 SLG, .701 OPS, 46 Runs
  • Luis González: .284 Batting Avg, .350 OBP, .417 SLG, .767 OPS, 24 Runs
  • Dixon Machado: .167 Batting Avg, .286 OBP, .167 SLG, .453 OPS, 1 Run
  • Brandon Belt: .233 Batting Avg, .347 OBP, .391 SLG, .738 OPS, 22 Runs
  • Wilmer Flores: .251 Batting Avg, .330 OBP, .455 SLG, .785 OPS, 54 Runs
  • Austin Slater: .283 Batting Avg, .386 OBP, .433 SLG, .819 OPS, 36 Runs

In the last 5 matchups between the Giants and Dodgers, the Giants won none and the Dodgers won five times. Their most recent matchup on August 1, 2022 ended 8-2 with the Los Angeles Dodgers taking the win.

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