The Los Angeles Dodgers are prepared to play host to the Milwaukee Brewers in Game 4 of the NLCS. The visiting Brewers currently hold a 2-1 lead in the series, and this game will be nationally televised on Fox Sports One. The first pitch is scheduled for 9:09 p.m. ET.
Milwaukee Brewers vs. Los Angeles Dodgers Odds
The Brewers have gone 101-68 SU across the regular season and playoffs, and are 89-79 against the spread (ATS). They’ve accumulated 27.4 units for moneyline bettors and 6.1 units ATS. The Dodgers, on the other hand, are 96-74 SU and 78-91 ATS. The team has lost 20.8 units for moneyline bettors and 13.8 units ATS.
Los Angeles games have an over/under record of 79-80-10 in 2018. Milwaukee has been a decent under bet with a total record of 79-85-4.
Gio Gonzalez will get the nod for the Brewers. The southpaw Gonzalez is 10-11 with a 4.21 ERA and 148 strikeouts. He has yet to face the Dodgers this year and only made one start against them in 2017 (1-0, 3.00 ERA and five strikeouts across six innings).
The Dodgers are preparing to start lefty Rich Hill (11-5, 3.66 ERA), who has 150 strikeouts and 41 walks to his credit, as well as a 1.12 WHIP. Hill is 1-0 with 13 strikeouts and a 1.50 ERA across two starts against Milwaukee this year.
Fueled by a team slash line of .260/.343/.451, the Brewers have tallied 4.3 runs per game through six playoff outings. Los Angeles is hitting .215/.325/.393 and the team has managed 4.1 runs during this year’s playoffs.
The Dodgers bullpen has registered an ERA of 1.21 and a WHIP of 1.03 this postseason, while Brewers relievers have performed noticeably worse with a 3.07 ERA and 1.09 WHIP.
Christian Yelich has sparked Milwaukee’s offense and is slashing .322/.405/.590 with 37 home runs, 112 RBIs, 123 runs and 24 stolen bases.
The Dodgers’ hitters have been led by Cody Bellinger, who is slashing .253/.338/.455 with 25 home runs, 77 RBIs, 85 runs and 16 stolen bases.
The Brewers are coming off a 4-0 win in Game 3 of this series.
Milwaukee Brewers vs. Los Angeles Dodgers MLB Pick
Predictions: SU Winner – Dodgers, ATS Winner – Brewers, O/U – OVER
The over has cashed in just two of Los Angeles’ last seven games.
The Brewers have hit 16 home runs in their last 10 games. The Dodgers have hit 17 over their last 10.
The Milwaukee defense has allowed two errors over its last five games, compared to seven errors for Los Angeles over its last five.
The Brewers have won 13 of their last 14 games SU.