Dodgers Vs Pirates: MLB Betting Odds, Trends & Stats – May 31, 2022

Written By Staff on May 31, 2022

The Los Angeles Dodgers (33-15) will look to Trea Turner, who is riding a 22-game hitting streak, when they take on the Pittsburgh Pirates (20-27) at 10:10 PM ET on Tuesday at Dodger Stadium. Julio Urias starts for Los Angeles (-357 to win) while Pittsburgh (+289) will counter with Mitch Keller.

The betting insights in this article reference odds valid as of May 31, 2022 at 9:25 PM ET.

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Dodgers vs Pirates Betting Odds

Pitching Matchup

Urías (LAD) Pitcher Keller (PIT)
3 – 4 W/L 1 – 5
47.0 IP 38.2
2.49 ERA 6.05
1.064 WHIP 1.578
6.5 K/9 7.4
2.1 BB/9 3.5

Dodgers Probable Starter Julio Urías

  • Urias (3-4) takes the mound for the Dodgers in his 10th start of the season. He has a 2.49 ERA in 47 innings pitched, with 34 strikeouts.
  • The lefty’s most recent time out was on Wednesday against the Washington Nationals, when he threw 6 2/3 innings, surrendering one earned run while giving up four hits.
  • In nine games this season, the 25-year-old has an ERA of 2.49, with 6.5 strikeouts per nine innings. Opponents are batting .224 against him.
  • Urías has four quality starts under his belt this year.
  • He will face off against a Pirates offense that is hitting .222 as a unit (28th in MLB). It is also slugging a collective .351 (28th in MLB) with 38 total home runs (25th in MLB).

Starting pitcher projections reflect team information as of May 31, 2022 at 9:25 PM ET and may change up to the start of game.

Pirates Stats vs Urías

Player AB AVG H HR RBI OBP OPS
Bryan Reynolds 8 .500 4 1 2 .500 1.375
Ke’Bryan Hayes 6 .500 3 0 0 .500 1.333
Michael Chavis 4 .500 2 0 0 .500 1.500
Jack Suwinski 3 .000 0 0 0 .000 .000
Michael Perez 3 .333 1 1 1 .333 1.666
Diego Castillo 3 .667 2 0 0 .667 1.667
Tyler Heineman 1 1.000 1 0 0 1.000 2.000

Pirates Probable Starter Mitch Keller

  • Keller (1-5) will take to the mound for the Pirates and make his eighth start of the season.
  • The right-hander last pitched out of the bullpen on Wednesday, when he threw 3 2/3 innings, giving up one earned run while allowing five hits to the Colorado Rockies.
  • The 26-year-old has pitched in nine games this season with an ERA of 6.05, a 2.133 strikeout to walk ratio and a WHIP of 1.578.
  • In seven starts this season, he’s earned one quality start.
  • The Dodgers have scored 267 runs this season, which ranks first in MLB. They have 411 hits, eighth in baseball, with 58 home runs (sixth in the league).

Starting pitcher projections reflect team information as of May 31, 2022 at 9:25 PM ET and may change up to the start of game.

Dodgers Stats vs Keller

Player AB AVG H HR RBI OBP OPS
Freddie Freeman 4 1.000 4 0 2 1.000 2.000
Kevin Pillar 3 .667 2 0 0 .667 1.334
Gavin Lux 2 .500 1 0 0 .500 1.000
Cody Bellinger 2 .500 1 0 0 .500 1.000
Justin Turner 1 1.000 1 0 0 1.000 2.000
Mookie Betts 1 1.000 1 1 1 1.000 5.000

Dodgers Betting Trends

  • The Dodgers are 32-15 in games they were favored on the moneyline (winning 68.1% of those games).
  • Los Angeles has played as a moneyline favorite of -357 or shorter in just two games this season, which they lost both.
  • Based on this contest’s moneyline, the Dodgers’ implied win probability is 78.1%.
  • Los Angeles has played in 48 games with an over/under set, and has combined with their opponents to go over the total 22 times (22-24-2).
  • The Dodgers have gone 29-19-0 ATS this season.
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Pirates Betting Trends

  • This season, the Pirates have been the underdog 36 times and won 14, or 38.9%, of those games.
  • Pittsburgh has not entered a game this season as a bigger underdog on the moneyline than the +289 odds on them winning this game.
  • Sportsbooks have implied with the moneyline set for this matchup that the Pirates have a 25.7% chance to win.
  • Pittsburgh and its opponents have gone over the total this season in 17 of their 47 opportunities.
  • The Pirates are 24-23-0 ATS in their 47 games with a spread this season.

Dodgers Players to Watch

  • Mookie Betts has totaled 56 hits with a .614 slugging percentage, both team-high numbers for the Dodgers. He’s hitting .304 with 12 doubles, 15 home runs and 25 walks.
  • Betts ranks 19th in batting average, 13th in on base percentage, and fifth in slugging among qualified batters in MLB action.
  • Freddie Freeman has a .395 OBP while slugging .484. Both pace his team. He has 19 doubles, a triple, four home runs and 27 walks while hitting .304.
  • Among the qualifying players, Freeman ranks 19th in batting average, 10th in on-base percentage, and 24th in slugging.
  • Turner is batting .294 with 12 doubles, two triples, four home runs and 18 walks.
  • Turner has hit safely in 22 games in a row. During his last 10 games he is hitting .333 with two doubles, a triple, two home runs, two walks and 11 RBI.
  • Justin Turner is batting .226 with 15 doubles, four home runs and 14 walks.

Dodgers Batting Stats (2022)

Player AB AVG R HR RBI OBP OPS
Trea Turner 187 .294 22 4 39 .354 .798
Mookie Betts 184 .304 50 15 33 .392 1.006
Freddie Freeman 184 .304 33 4 29 .395 .879
Justin Turner 164 .226 21 4 30 .286 .676
Cody Bellinger 163 .221 20 5 18 .291 .696
Chris Taylor 155 .252 22 5 22 .333 .785
Gavin Lux 134 .269 28 1 12 .349 .692
Will Smith 127 .236 20 5 23 .342 .736
Edwin Ríos 80 .262 12 7 17 .298 .836
Austin Barnes 53 .226 12 4 9 .317 .808

Pirates Players to Watch

  • Ke’Bryan Hayes leads Pittsburgh in OBP (.377), slugging percentage (.388) and total hits (47) this season.
  • Among all the qualifying hitters in the majors, Hayes’ batting average is 26th, his on-base percentage ranks 21st, and he is 104th in slugging percentatge.
  • Bryan Reynolds has 35 hits, which leads Pittsburgh batters this season. He’s batting .212 with 14 extra-base hits.
  • Reynolds is 149th in batting average, 116th in on-base percentage and 104th in slugging percentage in MLB.
  • Michael Chavis has 32 hits this season and has a slash line of .286/.320/.473.
  • Josh VanMeter has three home runs, eight RBI and a batting average of .215 this season.

Pirates Batting Stats (2022)

Player AB AVG R HR RBI OBP OPS
Bryan Reynolds 165 .212 17 7 11 .305 .693
Ke’Bryan Hayes 160 .294 19 1 16 .377 .765
Diego Castillo 113 .230 12 2 9 .267 .603
Michael Chavis 112 .286 12 4 15 .320 .793
Josh VanMeter 93 .215 10 3 8 .284 .650
Jack Suwinski 93 .183 12 5 11 .248 .624
Rodolfo Castro 57 .175 5 0 0 .266 .512
Michael Perez 44 .114 2 2 5 .188 .438
Tyler Heineman 32 .156 3 0 1 .206 .425
Cal Mitchell 25 .200 1 0 2 .259 .539

Dodgers vs Pirates Player Props

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