Dodgers vs Marlins Today: Picks, Predictions, Moneyline and Odds – Friday, August 26

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On Friday, a series opener is on the schedule, with the Miami Marlins (54-70) hosting the Los Angeles Dodgers (86-37) at 6:40 PM ET. Tyler Anderson (13-2) is the starter for the Dodgers. The Marlins have not named a starter yet.

Even though the Dodgers are playing on the road at the Marlins, they are currently favored on the moneyline at -148, compared to the home team at +125. The over/under for the Dodgers-Marlins game is set at 8.

Dodgers vs. Marlins Odds

Run Line

Los Angeles Dodgers (-1.5)

Moneyline

Dodgers (-148)

Total

8 Runs (Over: -111, Under: -108)

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

  • Game Day: Friday, August 26, 2022
  • Game Time: 6:40 PM ET
  • Location: Miami, Florida
  • Stadium: LoanDepot park

Dodgers Injury Report

Name Status Injury
Clayton Kershaw 15 Day Injury List Back
Yency Almonte 15 Day Injury List Elbow
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
Gavin Lux Day-to-day Back
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 won their most recent contest versus the Brewers by a 12-6 score Friday, with Andrew Heaney picking up the win pitching throwing six innings, giving up two earned runs on four hits while striking out 10. Austin Barnes went 2-for-4 with a home run and four RBI to lead them offensively.

The Marlins suffered a 3-2 loss to the Athletics Friday. Nick Fortes (2-for-4 with a home run and an RBI) led the way offensively, while Richard Bleier took the loss on the mound after going zero innings without giving up a hit or an earned run.

Betting Trends

Dodgers Betting Records and Team Stats

The Dodgers have been favorites in 119 games this season and won 85 (71.4%) of those contests. Los Angeles has a record of 73-29 in games where bookmakers favor them by at least -148 on the moneyline. The Dodgers have a 59.7% chance to win this game based on the implied probability of the moneyline. Games involving Los Angeles have gone over the total set by bookmakers in 52 of 123 chances this season. The Dodgers are 77-46-0 ATS in their 123 games with a spread this season.

Name GP AVG (Rank) OBP (Rank) SLG (Rank) HR% (Rank) K% (Rank) BB% (Rank)
Freddie Freeman 123 .322 (2) .396 (4) .516 (12) 2.9% (78) 14.8% (25) 10.6% (36)
Trea Turner 123 .311 (5) .354 (31) .493 (19) 3.3% (60) 18.1% (58) 6.5% (104)
Mookie Betts 107 .275 (39) .346 (41) .531 (8) 5.6% (11) 16.3% (42) 8.9% (64)
Will Smith 106 .270 (48) .355 (27) .470 (33) 4.1% (37) 15.8% (37) 10.4% (38)
Gavin Lux 112 .295 (17) .370 (19) .436 (60) 1.5% (122) 18.8% (66) 11.0% (26)

Marlins Betting Records and Team Stats

The Marlins have been underdogs in 71 games this season and have come away with the win 23 times (32.4%) in those contests. Miami has a mark of 8-26 in contests where sportsbooks favor them by +125 or worse on the moneyline. The Marlins have an implied victory probability of 44.4% according to the moneyline set by oddsmakers for this matchup. Miami and their opponents have hit the over in 53 of their 124 games with a total set by oddsmakers this season. The Marlins have posted a record of 56-68-0 against the spread this season.

Name GP AVG (Rank) OBP (Rank) SLG (Rank) HR% (Rank) K% (Rank) BB% (Rank)
Miguel Rojas 111 .229 (120) .278 (135) .327 (137) 1.5% (122) 11.8% (9) 5.7% (122)
Jesús Aguilar 113 .234 (115) .284 (131) .386 (109) 3.3% (60) 23.6% (102) 6.0% (117)
Jon Berti 69 .263 (-) .353 (-) .366 (-) 0.8% (-) 22.2% (-) 11.7% (-)
Joey Wendle 75 .247 (-) .291 (-) .337 (-) 0.7% (-) 13.1% (-) 4.4% (-)
Nick Fortes 47 .242 (-) .315 (-) .447 (-) 4.8% (-) 19.2% (-) 6.2% (-)

Dodgers vs. Marlins Picks and Predictions

Our best pick for Dodgers vs. Marlins sees the Dodgers (-148 on the moneyline) as the pick to win. As for the over/under, we recommend betting on the over on 8 runs.

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WRITTEN BY

Stacy Sailer

Stacy has been a baseball fan for as long as she can remember. She admits that she grew up as a spoiled Yankees fan in the late-90’s/early 2000’s, but has slowly evolved into a disgruntled Yankees fan due to their lone championship title in the last 21 seasons. She follows other sports, but her first love has always been baseball and loves getting to share her insight and knowledge with the Betsperts community.

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