The Los Angeles Dodgers take on the Padres in San Diego tonight in game three of the four game series. Zach Greinke will take on Edinson Volquez for this matchup. MLB odds are found at Bovada sportsbook.
The Dodgers enter this game in last place in the NL West, 8.5 games back of the Diamondbacks. Zach Greinke comes into this matchup 3-2 with a 4.22 ERA and 1.41 WHIP. He lost his last decision in Pittsburgh against the Pirates tossing five innings, giving up eight hits and five earned runs, walking two and striking out three. Greinke has not pitched well on the road this season tossing 19 1/3 innings, giving up 31 hits and 16 earned runs while striking out 11. During that span he has a 7.45 ERA and 2.07 WHIP. Against San Diego this season, he started once and threw five innings while giving up five hits and two earned runs and four strikeouts.
The Padres come into this game in third place in the NL West, 2.5 games behind Arizona. They have won eight of their last ten games and are 23-14 at Petco Park this season. Volquez comes in with a 5-5 record and 5.84 ERA with a 1.60 WHIP. In his last start in San Francisco, he gave up three earned runs while surrendering six hits and striking out six as well. At home this season he has a 4.95 ERA and 1.43 WHIP over 40 innings pitched.
I will take the under in this matchup in a big ballpark with two of the lowest scoring teams in the league. Greinke should dominate on the road at the www.sportsbookroom.com.