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.

Betting Trends

  • 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)