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PITTSBURGH (1-1) AT LA DODGERS (1-2) 
 Starting Pitchers
TeamsLineW-LOv/Un/PRF/RAStartersRECERAWHIP
913: PITTSBURGH
914: LA DODGERS
7.0
-199
1-1
1-2
0-2-0
1-2-0
2.0 / 1.5
2.3 / 2.7
(L) J SANCHEZ
(R) Z GREINKE
0-0
0-0
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
Current Weather Conditions 
Conditions: Fair   Temperature: 96.0 °
Humidity: 13   Wind: Calm
 
Power Rating Line
The power rating system is based on recent game results. The section should be used to compare the relative strength of the two teams involved. A power line is calculated using both teams ratings and home field advantage. Where the power line differs significantly from the current line, the team with the edge is indicated.
 Power Line
TeamPitcherEstimateEdge
PITTSBURGHSANCHEZ +233 
LA DODGERSGREINKE-233 
Team Trends and Angles
All team trends listed below apply to the current game.
PITTSBURGH team trends
 Win/Loss recordOver/Under
 Current YearLast 3 YearsSince 1997  CurrentLast 3   Since 1997
DescriptionW-LUnitsW-LUnitsW-LUnitsO-UO-UO-U
in all games1-1-0.2152-174-3.71116-1472-1340-2147-1631215-1242
when the total is 7 or less1-1-0.221-36-11.546-80-19.40-221-2953-57
as a road underdog of +175 to +2000-008-8+6.361-128-15.10-07-981-100
in road games0-0070-92+1.1482-813-137.70-077-74604-623
on the road when the total is 7 or less0-0010-20-5.227-48-70-015-1133-32
in April games1-1-0.223-28+2.8166-217-13.50-213-36163-201
when playing on Friday0-0019-30-8172-241-38.40-021-26185-205
when playing with a day off1-0+117-16+2.4139-151+15.90-118-14133-140
in games played on a grass field1-1-0.2150-173-5.3901-1239-128.40-2146-161985-1043
in night games1-0+197-116-8.7766-972-58.10-193-110805-840
against right-handed starters1-1-0.2107-133-9.2827-1096-960-2109-118919-901

LA DODGERS team trends
 Win/Loss recordOver/Under
 Current YearLast 3 YearsSince 1997  CurrentLast 3   Since 1997
DescriptionW-LUnitsW-LUnitsW-LUnitsO-UO-UO-U
in all games1-2-1.4171-157+2.91371-1249-65.11-2153-1551253-1238
when the total is 7 or less1-2-1.497-66+24285-245+0.61-272-75238-244
as a home favorite of -175 to -2000-008-5-1.193-67-30.60-04-879-73
as a home favorite of -200 to -2250-0010-3+3.455-24+4.80-06-636-41
in home games1-2-1.490-77-5.9732-580-43.71-273-82628-621
at home when the total is 7 or less1-2-1.465-41+15.4215-158+13.11-247-49167-172
in April games1-2-1.430-23+5.6221-174+19.21-227-21198-175
when playing on Friday0-0035-17+18.2232-186+19.50-029-18208-191
when playing with a day off0-0018-13+2.4140-147-36.50-014-14146-125
in games played on a grass field1-2-1.4171-157+2.91308-1184-581-2153-1551181-1186
in night games0-2-2.4116-112-6.1962-884-79.81-1102-111869-884
against left-handed starters0-1-1.161-48+9387-345-20.10-154-49364-331
after a loss0-1-1.375-84-14.8647-601-22.51-072-81589-603
Current Season Results And Upcoming Games
Here are the most recent results and upcoming schedules for the two teams involved. Lines, total, game scores, results versus the spread, straight up and against the total are all displayed.
PITTSBURGH - Schedule
 Team StatsOpp Stats
DateTeam StarterOpponentOpp StarterScoreW/LLineTot.O/UHLOBEHLOBE
4/1/2013BURNETT(R)CHICAGO CUBSSAMARDZIJA(R)1-3L-1257 unU361651
4/3/2013RODRIGUEZ(L)CHICAGO CUBSJACKSON(R)3-0W-1306.5 ovU660251
4/4/2013MCDONALD(R)CHICAGO CUBSWOOD(L) 
4/5/2013SANCHEZ(L)@ LA DODGERSGREINKE(R) 
4/6/2013BURNETT(R)@ LA DODGERSKERSHAW(L) 
4/7/2013 @ LA DODGERS  
4/8/2013 @ ARIZONA  
4/9/2013 @ ARIZONA  
4/10/2013 @ ARIZONA  
4/12/2013 CINCINNATI  

LA DODGERS - Schedule
 Team StatsOpp Stats
DateTeam StarterOpponentOpp StarterScoreW/LLineTot.O/UHLOBEHLOBE
4/1/2013KERSHAW(L)SAN FRANCISCOCAIN(R)4-0W-1506 unU770430
4/2/2013RYU(L)SAN FRANCISCOBUMGARNER(L)0-3L-1107 unU2221050
4/3/2013BECKETT(R)SAN FRANCISCOLINCECUM(R)3-5L-1307 ovO7122611
4/5/2013GREINKE(R)PITTSBURGHSANCHEZ(L) 
4/6/2013KERSHAW(L)PITTSBURGHBURNETT(R) 
4/7/2013 PITTSBURGH  
4/9/2013 @ SAN DIEGO  
4/10/2013 @ SAN DIEGO  
4/11/2013 @ SAN DIEGO  
4/12/2013 @ ARIZONA  
Team Statistics
Peformance statistics for each team in various situations are listed below. Categories where a team has performed poorly are denoted in red. Categories where a team has performed well are denoted in green.
PITTSBURGH - Current Season Performance
 Team RecordsTeamOpponent
 W-LUnitsO-URunsAvgOBPRunsAvgOBP
All Games1-1-0.20-22.00.1500.2151.50.1310.159
vs Right-handed Starters1-1-0.20-22.00.1500.2151.50.1310.159
Past 7 Games1-1-0.20-22.00.1500.2151.50.1310.159
Grass Games1-1-0.20-22.00.1500.2151.50.1310.159
Night Games1-0+10-13.00.2070.2810.00.0710.103
PITTSBURGH - Team Hitting and Fielding Statistics
Team BattingTeam BattingTeam Fielding
 RunsAVGOBPGABHEBHR/ABRBIBBSOSBLOBGIDPERRDPOSB
All Games2.00.1500.2152609300.0045172120102
Righty Starters2.00.1500.2152609300.0045172120102
PITTSBURGH - Bullpen Pitching Statistics
 ERAWHIPIPRERHHRBBSOW-LSVBSVPct.
All Games0.000.0005.70000080-010100%
Road Games0.000.00000000000-000100.0%

LA DODGERS - Current Season Performance
 Team RecordsTeamOpponent
 W-LUnitsO-URunsAvgOBPRunsAvgOBP
All Games1-2-1.41-22.30.1760.2572.70.2080.224
Home Games1-2-1.41-22.30.1760.2572.70.2080.224
vs Left-handed Starters0-1-1.10-10.00.0690.0693.00.2940.314
Past 7 Games1-2-1.41-22.30.1760.2572.70.2080.224
Grass Games1-2-1.41-22.30.1760.2572.70.2080.224
Night Games0-2-2.41-11.50.1480.2354.00.2420.265
LA DODGERS - Team Hitting and Fielding Statistics
Team BattingTeam BattingTeam Fielding
 RunsAVGOBPGABHEBHR/ABRBIBBSOSBLOBGIDPERRDPOSB
All Games2.30.1760.25739116710.01410230211470
Home Games2.30.1760.25739116710.01410230211470
Lefty Starters0.00.0690.0691292200.00007020240
LA DODGERS - Bullpen Pitching Statistics
 ERAWHIPIPRERHHRBBSOW-LSVBSVPct.
All Games0.000.1765.70000130-000100%
Home Games0.000.1765.70000130-000100%
Starting Pitcher Season to Date Performance
JONATHAN SANCHEZ recent results and season statistics
JONATHAN SANCHEZ - Season Statistics in Games Started
 Starter StatisticsTeam Records
 ERAWHIPW-LGIPIP/SRERHHRBBSOW-LUnitsO-U
All Starts0.000.0000-00010000000-000-0
Road Starts0.000.0000-00010000000-000-0
Last 3 Starts0.000.0000-00010000000-000-0
JONATHAN SANCHEZ - Recent Starts
DateOpponentScoreLine TotalResultDecIPRERHHRBBSOOpp Starter
8/3/2012SAN FRANCISCO4-16+14010.5Loss,OverL3213031VOGELSONG(R)
7/29/2012CINCINNATI2-7+15010Loss,UnderL4.3668223LATOS(R)
7/23/2012at ARIZONA3-6+1909LossL4556145KENNEDY(R)

ZACK GREINKE recent results and season statistics
ZACK GREINKE - Season Statistics in Games Started
 Starter StatisticsTeam Records
 ERAWHIPW-LGIPIP/SRERHHRBBSOW-LUnitsO-U
All Starts0.000.0000-00010000000-000-0
Home Starts0.000.0000-00010000000-000-0
Last 3 Starts0.000.0000-00010000000-000-0
ZACK GREINKE - Recent Starts
DateOpponentScoreLine TotalResultDecIPRERHHRBBSOOpp Starter
9/30/2012at TEXAS5-4-1058.5Win,Over 7.3446123DARVISH(R)
9/25/2012SEATTLE5-4-2357Win,OverW51171213RAMIREZ(L)
9/20/2012TEXAS1-3-1407.5Loss,Under 8115008DARVISH(R)
Head-to-Head Series History
Listed below is a summary of the games results in recent Head-to-Head matchups.
Games over the last 3 seasons
LA DODGERS is 12-3 (+8.3 Units) against PITTSBURGH over the last 3 seasons
8 of 13 games in this series have gone OVER THE TOTAL over the last 3 seasons . (Over=+2.6 Units)
Games this season
There were no past matchups in this series during this time period.

All games at LA DODGERS over the last 3 seasons
LA DODGERS is 6-1 (+4.2 Units) against PITTSBURGH over the last 3 seasons
3 of 5 games in this series have gone UNDER THE TOTAL over the last 3 seasons . (Under=+0.8 Units)
Games played at LA DODGERS this season.
There were no past matchups in this series during this time period.

Pitcher Versus Team Past History
JONATHAN SANCHEZ vs. LA DODGERS since 1997
SANCHEZ is 3-6 when starting against LA DODGERS with an ERA of 4.73 and a WHIP of 1.408.
His team's record is 5-8 (-2.5 units) in these starts. The UNDER is 4-6. (-2.8 units)
JONATHAN SANCHEZ recent starts vs. LA DODGERS
DateOpponentScoreLine TotalResultDecIPRERHHRBBSOOpp Starter
4/13/2011LA DODGERS4-3-1407WinW6337129LILLY(L)
4/1/2011at LA DODGERS3-4+1057LossL5.7427038BILLINGSLEY(R)
9/16/2010LA DODGERS10-2-1406.5Win,OverW72141012LILLY(L)

ZACK GREINKE vs. PITTSBURGH since 1997
GREINKE is 4-1 when starting against PITTSBURGH with an ERA of 5.70 and a WHIP of 1.211.
His team's record is 5-1 (+3.2 units) in these starts. The OVER is 5-1. (+4.0 units)
ZACK GREINKE recent starts vs. PITTSBURGH
DateOpponentScoreLine TotalResultDecIPRERHHRBBSOOpp Starter
7/13/2012PITTSBURGH10-7-1507.5Win,Over 5657226MCDONALD(R)
9/28/2011PITTSBURGH7-3-2308.5Win,OverW6225014LOCKE(L)
8/22/2011at PITTSBURGH2-9-1858Loss,OverL6.3777114LINCOLN(R)
Team Line Action - Where the money is going!
Oddsmakers move a line in part because of one-sided public betting action on a side or total. They also move the line in reaction to wise guys selections. Either way, this section attempts to uncover whether the wise guys and public have a read on a given team. It summarizes both line and total movements. As a general rule, follow the line or total movement when percentages exceed 57% and go against it when they are below 43%.
As indicated by the movement of the line, the betting public is favoring Nobody in this game.
The betting public is correct when moving the money line in PITTSBURGH games 0% of the time since 1997. (0-1014, 1.5 units)
The betting public is correct when moving the money line in PITTSBURGH games 50.4% of the time over the last 3 seasons. (137-135, -12.0 units)
The betting public is correct when moving the money line in LA DODGERS games 53.7% of the time since 1997. (1133-978, +74.8 units)
The betting public is correct when moving the money line in LA DODGERS games 56.2% of the time over the last 3 seasons. (153-119, +18.8 units)
No Edge.
 
The betting public is favoring nothing on the total in this game.
The betting public is correct when moving the total in PITTSBURGH games 50.5% of the time since 1997. (779-764, -94.3 units)
The betting public is correct when moving the total in PITTSBURGH games 51.4% of the time over the last 3 seasons. (71-67, -2.5 units)
The betting public is correct when moving the total in LA DODGERS games 50.8% of the time since 1997. (781-756, -80.6 units)
The betting public is correct when moving the total in LA DODGERS games 49.2% of the time over the last 3 seasons. (61-63, -8.3 units)
No Edge.
Key Player Injuries
PITTSBURGH
[2B] 03/31/2013 - Chase d'Arnaud 60-day DL (3/20) ( Thumb )
[3B] 04/02/2013 - Brandon Inge 15-day DL (3/26) ( Shoulder )
[P] 04/02/2013 - Charlie Morton 15-day DL (3/22) ( Elbow )
[P] 04/02/2013 - Francisco Liriano 15-day DL (3/22) ( Arm )
[P] 04/02/2013 - Jeff Karstens 15-day DL (3/22) ( Shoulder )
[1B] 04/04/2013 - Garrett Jones is not expected to be in the starting lineup Thursday vs. Chicago Cubs ( Rest )
LA DODGERS
[P] 03/31/2013 - Chad Billingsley 15-day DL (3/22) ( Finger )
[SS] 03/31/2013 - Hanley Ramirez 15-day DL (3/22) ( Thumb )
[P] 03/31/2013 - Scott Elbert 15-day DL (3/22) ( Elbow )
[P] 04/02/2013 - Ted Lilly 15-day DL (3/28) ( Shoulder )
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