MLB Matchups  >>  San Diego Padres vs. LA Dodgers Dodgers Preview 07/12/2014

If familiarity breeds contempt, there should be animosity aplenty on Saturday when the San Diego Padres and the Los Angeles Dodgers meet at Dodger Stadium.

right hander Ian Kennedy will take the mound for the Padres to start this game. Kennedy is 7-9 this season with a 3.71 ERA.

Kennedy's opponent in this one will be Paul Maholm. The Dodgers left hander has a 5.18 ERA to go along with a 1-4 record this season.

Oddsmakers currently have the Padres listed as 105-moneyline favorites versus the Dodgers, while the game's total is sitting at 7½.

San Diego was a 6-3 winner in its last match on the road against the Dodgers. They won as +102 underdogs, while the total score of 9 made winners of OVER bettors.

San Diego:
Team record: 41-52
San Diego is 1-4 SU in its last 5 games when playing on the road against LA Dodgers
Los Angeles:
Team record: 52-43
Next up:
San Diego at LA Dodgers Sunday, July 13