Odds and betting lines for Dodgers vs Diamondbacks on Monday
Fresh off a home sweep of the San Diego Padres, the Dodgers send Clayton Kershaw to the mound for the first time since July 3 at take on the Arizona Diamondbacks.
Kershaw’s long layoff didn’t lead to a short price on the Dodgers, as DraftKings opened the Dodgers with -280 favorites. They were -290 overnight despite Kershaw allowing 22 home runs in his last 16 home starts and 3-4 in his last seven starts.
The Diamondbacks’ counter with Zac Gallen, whose ERA of 4.13 on his nine road starts is lower than his home ERA of 4.50. In three starts since the start of the 2020 season against the Dodgers, he has allowed four runs, two homers and four walks in 19 innings.
The total opened at 8.5 at DraftKings and closed at eight overnight with -115 juice over the line overnight despite seven of the last eight games between these two teams topping the total. All of those games, except one, had a total that ended at nine or more.
The Dodgers have played five of their last 26 games in total and are 19-4 against the Diamondbacks since the start of the 2020 season, with 15 of those wins on multiple points.
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