MLB Matchups  >>  Milwaukee Brewers vs. LA Dodgers Dodgers Preview 08/15/2014

The Milwaukee Brewers and the Los Angeles Dodgers will both be gunning for a victory on Friday when they meet at Dodger Stadium.

The Brewers will pin their hopes on the pitching of right hander Jimmy Nelson in this game. Nelson has a 2-3 record and a 4.00 ERA this season.

Meanwhile, it'll be Zack Greinke who starts for the Dodgers. Right hander Greinke is 12-8 with a 2.84 ERA so far this season.

Oddsmakers currently have the Dodgers listed as 171-moneyline favorites versus the Brewers, while the game's total is sitting at 7.

The Dodgers were a 6-4 winner in their most recent outing on the road against the Braves. That made winners of bettors who got Los Angeles at +116 on the moneyline, while the total score (10) was good news for OVER bettors.

In their last action, Milwaukee was a 6-2 winner on the road against the Cubs. Bettors on Milwaukee at -128 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (8) sent OVER bettors home happy as well.

Milwaukee:
Team record: 67-55
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Milwaukee's last 6 games
Milwaukee is 2-4 SU in its last 6 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Milwaukee's last 5 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Milwaukee's last 7 games when playing LA Dodgers
Los Angeles:
Team record: 70-53
LA Dodgers is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of LA Dodgers's last 6 games
LA Dodgers is 7-3 SU in its last 10 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of LA Dodgers's last 7 games when playing Milwaukee
Next up:
Milwaukee at LA Dodgers Saturday, August 16