Los Angeles Dodgers @ San Francisco Giants Matchup Preview - August 2nd, 2022
Freddie Freeman and the Dodgers go head-to-head against Wilmer Flores and the Giants today. Over the last 7 days, Freddie Freeman has provided the bulk of the offense for Dodgers. He's batted .423 with 7 runs, 6 RBIs, and 2 stolen bases. Meanwhile, it's been Wilmer Flores who has been hot for the Giants. Over the last week, he's batting .333 with 5 runs, 5 RBIs, and 3 home runs.
Los Angeles Dodgers Insights
Tyler Anderson's 90.1 mph fastball velocity this year ranks in the 15th percentile among starting pitchers.
Max Muncy has primarily hit in the top-half of the lineup this season (77% of the time), but he is penciled in 7th in the batting order in this matchup.
The Los Angeles Dodgers projected batting order today (.319 projected wOBA via THE BAT X) projects quite a bit worse than their .334 wOBA this year.
San Francisco Giants Insights
David Villar's average exit velocity has fallen off of late; his 84-mph seasonal average has decreased to 79.9-mph over the last week.
The San Francisco Giants bullpen grades out as the 5th-worst in MLB, via THE BAT.
The San Francisco Giants have hit the 1st Five Innings (F5) Total Over in 30 of their last 51 games at home (+14.75 Units / 26% ROI)
The Los Angeles Dodgers have hit the Run Line in 40 of their last 66 games (+11.65 Units / 15% ROI)
Chris Taylor has hit the Singles Under in 14 of his last 16 away games (+10.40 Units / 36% ROI)