Dodgers vs Marlins Prediction: Picks, Live Odds & Start Time – August 21, 2022

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At Dodger Stadium on Sunday, the Los Angeles Dodgers play the Miami Marlins (three consecutive defeats) at 4:10 PM ET. The scheduled starters are Ryan Pepiot (1-0) for the Dodgers, and Sandy Alcantara (11-5) for the Marlins.

The Dodgers are moderate favorites on the moneyline (-176) at home over the Marlins (+149). The game has an over/under of 7.5 runs.

Dodgers vs. Marlins Odds

Run Line

Los Angeles Dodgers (-1.5)

Moneyline

Dodgers (-176)

Total

7.5 Runs (Over: -109, Under: -112)

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When, Where, at What Time is Dodgers vs. Marlins

  • Game Day: Sunday, August 21, 2022
  • Game Time: 4:10 PM ET
  • Location: Los Angeles, California
  • Stadium: Dodger Stadium

Dodgers Injury Report

Name Status Injury
Clayton Kershaw 15 Day Injury List Back
Yency Almonte 15 Day Injury List Elbow
Brusdar Graterol 15 Day Injury List Shoulder
Tommy Kahnle 60 Day Injury List Forearm
Danny Duffy 60 Day Injury List Hand
Daniel Hudson 60 Day Injury List Knee
Kevin Pillar 60 Day Injury List Shoulder
Blake Treinen 60 Day Injury List Shoulder
Walker Buehler 60 Day Injury List Elbow
Jimmy Nelson 60 Day Injury List Elbow
Victor Gonzalez 60 Day Injury List Elbow
Trevor Bauer Suspended List Suspension

Marlins Injury Report

Name Status Injury
Jorge Soler 10 Day Injury List Back
Avisaíl García 10 Day Injury List Hamstring
Braxton Garrett 15 Day Injury List Oblique
Trevor Rogers 15 Day Injury List Back
Jordan Holloway 60 Day Injury List Elbow
Jazz Chisholm 60 Day Injury List Back
Paul Campbell 60 Day Injury List Elbow
Cody Poteet 60 Day Injury List Elbow
Max Meyer 60 Day Injury List Arm
Anthony Bender 60 Day Injury List Elbow
Sean Guenther 60 Day Injury List Arm
Garrett Cooper 7 Day Injury List Head

Last Time Out: Dodgers and Marlins

The Dodgers beat the Marlins 7-0 yesterday, with Dustin May getting the win (5.00 IP, 0 R, 1 H, 9 K) and Justin Turner leading the way offensively (going 2-for-4 with a home run and three RBI). Bryan Hoeing (3.00 IP, 7 R, 8 H, 2 K) took the loss for the Marlins.

Betting Trends

Dodgers Betting Records and Team Stats

This season, the Dodgers have been favored 115 times and won 82, or 71.3%, of those games. Los Angeles is 55-23 this season when entering a game favored by -176 or more on the moneyline. Oddsmakers have implied with the moneyline set for this matchup that the Dodgers have a 63.8% chance to win. So far this season, Los Angeles and its opponents have hit the over in 49 of their 119 games with a total. The Dodgers have an ATS record of 74-45-0 in 119 games with a spread this season.

Name GP AVG (Rank) OBP (Rank) SLG (Rank) HR% (Rank) K% (Rank) BB% (Rank)
Freddie Freeman 119 .317 (4) .394 (5) .514 (13) 3.0% (74) 14.9% (26) 10.9% (32)
Mookie Betts 103 .278 (35) .348 (39) .542 (7) 5.8% (9) 16.3% (45) 9.0% (63)
Trea Turner 119 .305 (8) .344 (49) .489 (21) 3.4% (56) 18.5% (63) 5.7% (124)
Will Smith 103 .270 (46) .357 (25) .474 (31) 4.2% (38) 15.7% (36) 10.7% (38)
Gavin Lux 109 .293 (21) .370 (18) .435 (62) 1.5% (124) 18.4% (61) 11.2% (25)

Marlins Betting Records and Team Stats

The Marlins have been chosen as underdogs in 70 games this year and have walked away with the win 23 times (32.9%) in those games. This year, Miami has won one of 12 games when listed as at least +149 or worse on the moneyline. The Marlins have an implied victory probability of 40.2% according to the moneyline set by sportsbooks for this matchup. Contests with Miami have gone over the total set by sportsbooks in 51 of 120 chances this season. The Marlins have an against the spread mark of 54-66-0 in 120 games with a line this season.

Name GP AVG (Rank) OBP (Rank) SLG (Rank) HR% (Rank) K% (Rank) BB% (Rank)
Jesús Aguilar 110 .233 (113) .283 (132) .389 (104) 3.4% (56) 23.5% (98) 6.2% (111)
Miguel Rojas 108 .231 (116) .282 (133) .331 (136) 1.5% (124) 12.0% (10) 5.9% (119)
Jon Berti 66 .270 (-) .353 (-) .374 (-) 0.8% (-) 21.8% (-) 10.7% (-)
Joey Wendle 71 .260 (-) .300 (-) .355 (-) 0.8% (-) 13.1% (-) 4.2% (-)
Nick Fortes 45 .242 (-) .319 (-) .435 (-) 4.3% (-) 19.6% (-) 6.5% (-)

Dodgers vs. Marlins Picks and Predictions

Our pick for this matchup is the Dodgers to emerge victorious (-176 on the moneyline), while we predict the total score will go over the total (7.5 runs).

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WRITTEN BY

Matt Rooney

Matt comes from Chicago and has lived in the area his whole life. Graduated from and played football at Illinois Wesleyan University in Bloomington, IL while also serving as the director of student sports broadcasting. He writes for Betsperts as well as appears on several shows across the network.

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