Los Angeles Dodgers Vs Atlanta Braves NLCS Game 1 Betting Preview And Lines – October 16, 2021

Written By Staff on October 16, 2021

The NLCS begins on Saturday when the Los Angeles Dodgers (106-56) play host to the Atlanta Braves (88-73). Action begins at 8:08 PM ET at Truist Park, and can be watched on TBS. Los Angeles is expected to give the ball to Max Fried, while Atlanta has yet to name a starting pitcher. The Braves are underdogs (+115) for this matchup with the Dodgers, who are -135 favorites on the moneyline.

Betting Odds

Dodgers vs Braves Betting Information
Favorite Favorite Moneyline Underdog Underdog Moneyline Runline Total
Dodgers -135 Braves +115 LAD -1.5 8

The betting insights and predictions in this article reflect betting data from DraftKings and SportsData.io as of October 16, 2021, 3:00 AM ET.

Dodgers Probable Starting Pitcher: Max Fried

  • The Dodgers will hand the ball to Fried (14-7) for his 29th start of the season.
  • The left-hander last pitched on Saturday with the Braves, when he threw six scoreless innings while giving up three hits against the Brewers.
  • He has started 28 games this season, earning a quality start (6 or more IP, 3 or fewer ER) in 19 of them.
  • In 88 games with 10 or more strikeouts this season, they have a record of 65-23.
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Dodgers Hitting Leaders

Trea Turner

  • Trea Turner leads the Dodgers with 28 home runs while accumulating a team-best batting average of .328.
  • Among qualifying hitters in baseball, Turner ranks first in hits (195), first in AVG (.328), eighth in OBP (.375), and 18th in SLG (.536).
  • Mookie Betts

  • Mookie Betts has 29 doubles, three triples, 23 home runs and 68 walks while hitting .262.
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    Dodgers Futures

    Think the Dodgers are going to go all the way? See a pennant in their future? These are the latest odds from bookmakers on Los Angeles taking home the NL West crown, the NL Pennant and the World Series. A bet on these futures only cashes in if the Dodgers hit those milestones and can pay big, as a $100 dollar bet on Los Angeles to win the World Series would net the bettor $10,000 dollars.

    Futures Odds
    To Win NLCS -210

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