Free MLB Pick: Reds vs Dodgers Odds
Looking for Cincinnati Reds vs. L.A. Dodgers free plays? MLB betting sees the Reds taking on the Dodgers on Monday, May 23, 2016 at Dodger Stadium Los Angeles, California. Cappers Picks provides complimentary expert handicapping picks on all MLB baseball matchups all season long so stay tuned for more FREE daily MLB predictions.
(15-29) Cincinnati Reds vs. L.A. Dodgers (22-23)
Date: Monday, May 23, 2016
Time: 10:10 PM ET
Venue: Dodger Stadium Los Angeles, California
Projected Pitchers: Brandon Finnegan vs. Clayton Kershaw
MLB Moneyline Odds: Reds +290 / Dodgers -370
MLB RunLine Betting Odds: Reds +1.5 +125 / Dodgers -1.5 -145
MLB Betting Total: 6.5
Live MLB Odds
Updated Sportsbook Bonuses For Today
To say the Reds are reeling is a major understatement, as they have lost 7 in a row and 10 of their last 11 games. Things get no beater heading to the West Coast to take on the Dodgers and Ace Clayton Kershaw.
The Reds are in last place in the NL Central already 15 games back of the Chicago Cubs.
The Dodgers have not been playing well as of late either snapping their 4-game skid in their last game. They have lost 6 of their last 8 games and have fallen to 3rd in the NL West 4.5 games back of the San Francisco Giants.
The Dodgers have won their last 6 games facing the Reds and are 23-9 in their last 32 home games against them.
In their last games the Dodgers beat the San Diego Padres 9-5 in 17 innings and the Reds lost to the Seattle Mariners 5-4.
The Reds rank 20th in the Majors in runs scored and dead last in team ERA.
Brandon Finnegan (1-2 4.44 ERA) goes for the Reds and in his last outing he gave up 3 earned runs in 5 innings in a 8-7 loss to the Cleveland Indians. Cincinnati has lost his last 6 starts.
At least you could say that Finnegan is consistent, as in each of his last 5 starts he has given up 3 earned runs.
This will be Finnegan’s first career start against the Dodgers. In his last 6 starts he has an ERA of 5.81.
The Reds have lost 5 of their last 7 road games with Finnegan on the hill.
The Reds are 3-14 on the road this season and they have the fewest road wins in the Majors.
The Dodgers rank 11th in runs scored and 8th in team ERA.
Kershaw (6-1 1.67 ERA) was dominant again in his last outing only giving up 1 earned run in 8 innings in a 5-1 win over the L.A. Angels. The Dodgers have won his last 4 starts.
Kershaw ranks 2nd in the NL in ERA and leads the Majors in strikeouts. He has at least 10 strikeouts in 6 straight starts.
Kershaw has 48 strikeouts with 1 walk and an ERA of 0.82 in his last 4 starts.
Kershaw has a 2.12 ERA in his last 5 starts facing Cincinnati
This season the Dodgers are 10-12 at home.
MLB Baseball Betting Trends:
- Reds are 16-38 in their last 54 road games.
- Reds are 2-8 in their last 10 road games vs. a left-handed starter.
- Reds have an Over record of 6-2 in their last 8 games.
- Dodgers are 1-4 in their last 5 overall.
- Dodgers are 2-5 in their last 7 games vs. a left-handed starter.
- Dodgers have an Over record of 4-1 in their last 5 games.
Free Cincinnati Reds vs. L.A. Dodgers MLB Prediction:
Not a tough call in this one, as Kershaw will dominate again and send the Reds to their 8th straight loss.
4* Free MLB Betting Pick: UNDER the Number
The Dodgers’ offense had been struggling before coming through for 9 runs in their last game, but they will not light up the scoreboard tonight.
In Kershaw’s last 4 home starts against the Reds the Under record is 3-0-1, which is a trend that will continue.
MLB Free Score Prediction: L.A. 4 – Cincinnati 1
If you’re looking for more picks like this Cincinnati Reds vs. L.A. Dodgers we’ll be providing 4* free MLB plays on the blog all season long, and check out our Experts for guaranteed premium & free MLB Baseball picks!
Check out our Updated MLB Betting Odds.