It will be Zach Duke for Pittsburgh and Randy Wolf for the Dodgers in this bet on MLB game. MLB betting stats have Duke as a 10-game winner for Pittsburgh. The problem is that he has lost 14 times. His ERA is 4.02 as bet on MLB stats show. Wolf is also a 10-game winner in MLB betting but he has only lost six times and has an ERA of 3.22.
Duke was poor last time out against the Cubs as he didn’t make it past the fourth. Duke is 1-3 with a 7.53 ERA in six career starts against the Dodgers. Wolf is on a five-game win streak with quality starts in 13 of his past 14 outings. He is 7-1 lifetime against the Pirates. Wolf is recovering from a hyperextended elbow but looked good in a bullpen session. "Missing one start feels like an eternity," Wolf said. "It's disappointing to miss this series (weekend against the Giants) But to have one little hiccup is not all that bad."
MLB betting stats favor Los Angeles in this game. The Pirates are 15-36 in their last 51 overall. The Pirates are 11-40 in their last 51 road games. The Pirates are 1-10 in their last 11 in MLB betting vs. the National League West. The Pirates are 12-41 in MLB betting in Duke’s last 53 road starts. The Pirates are 1-7 in Dukes last 8 starts. The Pirates are 7-20 in MLB betting in the last 27 meetings in Los Angeles.
The Dodgers are 5-2 in MLB betting in their last 7 vs. the National League Central. The Dodgers are 5-2 in their last 7 bet on MLB games vs. a left-handed starter.In regards to the bet on MLB total at the online sportsbook we see that the Under is 7-2-2 in the Pirates last 11 vs. the National League West. The Under is 9-3 in MLB betting in Duke’s last 12 road starts. Over is 5-1 in Duke’s last 6 starts vs. the Dodgers. The Under is 8-1-2 in MLB betting in the Dodgers last 11 home games, and 6-1-1 at the sportsbook in the Dodgers last 8 vs. the National League Central. The Over is 14-3 in MLB betting at the online sportsbook in the last 17 meetings in Los Angeles between the two teams.