Milwaukee Brewers (65-57) vs. Los Angeles Dodgers (85-37)
August 24, 2022 9:10 pm EDT
The Line: Los Angeles Dodgers -255 / Milwaukee Brewers +205; Over/Under: +8.5
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The Milwaukee Brewers and Los Angeles Dodgers meet Wednesday in MLB action at Dodger Stadium. The Milwaukee Brewers look for a win after splitting their last 8 games. The Los Angeles Dodgers look for a win after winning 11 of their last 15 games.
The Milwaukee Brewers have scored 10 runs in their last 3 games and 4 or more runs in 6 of their last 8 games. The Brewers have won 7 of their last 10 games when scoring 4 or more runs. Christian Yelich leads the Brewers with 112 hits and 39 RBI, while Andrew McCutchen and Rowdy Tellez have combined for 194 hits and 130 RBI. Adrian Houser gets the ball, and he is 4-8 with a 4.72 ERA and 57 strikeouts this season. This will be Houser’s first career game against the Dodgers.
The Los Angeles Dodgers have scored 20 runs in their last 3 games and 4 or more runs in 5 of their last 9 games. The Dodgers have won 15 of their last 16 games when scoring 4 or more runs. Freddie Freeman leads the Dodgers with 154 hits and 78 RBI, while Trea Turner and Mookie Betts have combined for 271 hits and 147 RBI. Andrew Heaney gets the ball, and he is 1-1 with a 1.77 ERA and 52 strikeouts this season. This will be Heaney’s second career game against the Brewers.
The Brewers are 1-5 in their last 6 during game 3 of a series and 3-9 in their last 12 road games. The Dodgers are 63-18 in their last 81 home games and 45-12 in their last 57 overall. The over is 4-1-1 in Brewers last 6 overall. The over is 7-3 in Dodgers last 10 games following a win. The Brewers are 1-7 in the last 8 meetings in Los Angeles and 3-7 in the last 10 meetings.
Adrian Houser has had his issues on the road where he has a 5.89 ERA and .295 allowed batting average, and he’ll pitch for the first time since June due to an elbow injury. Andrew Heaney has been great through 35.2 innings, and that includes allowing 1 earned run in 19.2 innings at home. The Los Angeles Dodgers have a clear edge on the mound here, and they’re in one of those zones where they’re not losing. Give me the Dodgers and the RL for max betting value.