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Arizona Diamondbacks at Los Angeles Dodgers 5/17/22 - MLB Picks & Predictions

Los Angeles Dodgers vs Arizona Diamondbacks Odds & Info

Game Los Angeles Dodgers vs Arizona Diamondbacks
Date & Time Tuesday May 17, 2022, 3:10 PM (EDT)
Location
Dodger Stadium
Latest odds
LAD -182 ; Total 9
TV Channel
N/A

NL West Division foes will square off on Tuesday afternoon, when the Arizona Diamondbacks and the Los Angeles Dodgers play the first game of a doubleheader. The Diamondbacks (18-18) are looking to snap a three-game losing skid and trail first place Los Angeles by five full games. Last night, Christian Walker and David Peralta homered for Arizona during a 5-4 road loss.

Thirty-three year old righty Merrill Kelly (3-1 1.71 ERA) is off to a blazing start for the Diamondbacks. Through 42 innings, Kelly has allowed just one home run and has posted a 1.12 WHIP.

The Los Angeles Dodgers have won 12 of their first 17 home games and hold a half-game lead over San Diego for first place. On Monday, Los Angeles SP Tony Gonsolin improved to 4-0 on the season by allowing two runs across six frames. Chris Taylor connected on a two-run blast in the sixth inning to give the Dodgers a 5-2 lead.

Los Angeles manager Dave Roberts has yet to name a starting pitcher for this contest. The Dodgers have plenty of quality options on a staff that is tied with the New York Yankees for the best ERA (2.74) in the majors.

Recent Betting Trends

  • The total has gone under in 7 out of the last 10 Diamondbacks games.
  • The Diamondbacks are 1-4 in their last 5 games.
  • The total has gone over in 5 out of the last 5 Dodgers games.
  • The Dodgers are 2-4 in their last 6 games.

Free MLB Pick:

Arizona Diamondbacks +172

Los Angeles SP Clayton Kershaw (back) is expected to return from the 15-day injured list later this month. Through 36 games, Arizona ranks 23rd in OPS and 24th in runs scored. For the season, Los Angeles ranks 6th in OPS and 2nd in runs scored. Take the Diamondbacks to win on the road. Final Score Prediction, Arizona Diamondbacks win 4-3.

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