Dodgers @ Giants: Predictions, picks and bets


August 27, 2020 4:23 PM

The Dodgers and Giants will play a doubleheader today after Wednesday’s game was postponed as the players boycotted to support the BLM movement.

The World Series favorites Dodgers (22-9) come up against a Giants (15-16) side going for their eighth straight W.

Will the Dodgers get revenge for last time out or will the Giants continue their incredible run? MLB Bet Hub predictions below 👇

Dimers' predictions are based on 10,000 simulations of this particular matchup


Dimers' Suggested Plays

🔥 BEST: Total runs over 6.5
💵 Moneyline: Giants (+210*)
💪 Run line: Giants +1.5
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BEST: Over/Under

Over 6.5 runs has a 68% probability

This is looking like our lock of the day, with the model giving the overs an incredible 68% chance of coming off.

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Giants to win has a 5.2% edge

Although the Dodgers are the more likely to win this one, the Giants form simply can’t be denied. Our model is seeing a huge 5.2% edge against the sportsbooks if you play them at the ML here.

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Run line

Giants +1.5 has a 51% probability

A 51% chance of the Giants covering and with plus money on offer, this is a safer alternative to the moneyline play listed above.

Dimers' take-out

Two teams in top form come together today in what our model is predicting to be a run-fest! If you're keen to play, you can review the best legal online sportsbooks in your area, here.


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*odds are correct at time of publishing