Pirates vs Dodgers Prediction MLB Picks Today 4/27
- Apr 27, 2023, 8:20:04 AM
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The Pittsburgh Pirates and the Los Angeles Dodgers will face off for the final game of their series on April 27, 2023. With the series tied at 1-1, both teams will be looking to secure the win. The Dodgers come into this game as the favorites with a money line of -170, while the Pirates are the underdogs with a money line of +143. However, the Pirates have an advantage in the pitching matchup, and this will be the key to their success.
Julio Urias will be starting for the Dodgers, and he has not been performing well recently. In his last start against the Pirates, Urias gave up eight runs in just 3.1 innings pitched. The Pirates have been able to hit him consistently, and this will be their advantage in this game. Mitch Keller will be starting for the Pirates, and he has been pitching well. In his last start against the Dodgers, he allowed just one run in six innings pitched. The Pirates have the advantage in this pitching matchup, and this will be the key to their success.
Both teams have been hitting the ball well this season. The Dodgers are averaging 4.2 runs per game, while the Pirates are averaging 4.7 runs per game. However, the Dodgers have been struggling recently, scoring just one run in their last game against the Pirates. The Pirates, on the other hand, have been hitting the ball well, scoring eight runs in their last game against the Dodgers. The Pirates have the advantage in this matchup, and they will be able to score enough runs to win this game.
The Dodgers have an injury concern with Hyun-il Choi out since April 23, while the Pirates have a few players on the injured list, but they are not critical to the team's success.
The Pirates have the advantage in the pitching matchup, and they have been hitting the ball well. They will be able to score enough runs to keep this game close and cover the +1.5 run line, or even win the game outright. With Urias struggling, the Pirates will have a good chance to take the series against the Dodgers.