3* MLB SMASH
LA Dodgers vs. San Diego,
04/05/2012 19:05 EDT,
Score: 5 - 3
Money Line: -150 LA Dodgers
3* MLB SMASH on Dodgers -150
The Dodgers have the edge tonight with Kershaw on the hill in pitcher-friendly Petco.
The Dodgers are 4-0 in Kershaw's last 4 starts and 3-0 in his last 3 starts versus the Padres. They are also 6-0 in his last 6 series-opening starts and 4-0 in his last 4 road starts with the total set at 6.5 or lower. The Dodgers are 5-0 in their last 5 games with the total set at 6.5 or lower.
On the other side, we find that Volquez is 0-5 on the money line in his last 5 starts.
In addition, the Dodgers are 26-8 in their last 34 games as a favorite and 14-5 in their last 19 road games. They are 10-2 in the last 12 meetings in this series.
It is also worth mentioning that the Padres are 8-23 in their last 31 games as a home underdog and 1-10 in their last 11 games vs. a left-handed starter. We'll take the Dodgers.