Predictions for Dodgers vs. Pirates: Score Projection, Over/Under Pick & Odds – June 6

Thursday’s contest that pits the Los Angeles Dodgers (38-25) versus the Pittsburgh Pirates (29-32) at PNC Park is expected to be a competitive matchup based on our computer prediction, which projects a final score of 5-4 in favor of the Dodgers. Game time is at 6:40 PM ET on June 6.

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Dodgers vs. Pirates Matchup Info

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Dodgers vs. Pirates Predictions

  • Score Prediction: Dodgers 5, Pirates 4
  • Total Prediction: Under 9 runs

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Dodgers vs. Pirates Betting Lines

Dodgers vs Pirates Betting Information
Favorite Favorite Moneyline Underdog Moneyline Total Over Total Odds Under Total Odds
Dodgers -180 +150 9 -118 -102

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Dodgers Betting Insights

  • Los Angeles has been victorious in 37, or 62.7%, of the 59 contests it has been chosen as the favorite in this season.
  • This season, the Dodgers have come away with a win 22 times in 35 chances when named as a favorite of at least -180 or shorter on the moneyline.
  • Los Angeles and its opponents have gone over the total this season in 30 of 63 opportunities.
  • The Dodgers had a 7-7 record over the 14 games they were a moneyline favorite in their past 15 matchups.
  • Over its past 15 outings, Los Angeles and its opponents combined to hit the over on the total five times (all 15 games had set totals).

Pirates Betting Insights

  • Pittsburgh has gone 17-17 in games it was the underdog on the moneyline (winning 50% of those games).
  • The Pirates are 2-3 (winning 40% of their games) when they have played as a moneyline underdog of +150 or longer.
  • Pittsburgh has played in 61 games with a set over/under, and it has combined with its opponents to go over the total 31 times (31-26-4).
  • In 11 games as underdogs in their past 15 matchups, the Pirates have a record of 6-5.
  • When it comes to hitting the over, Pittsburgh and its opponents are 10-4-1 in its past 15 games with a total.

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Dodgers vs. Pirates Probable Pitchers

Dodgers’ Starting Pitcher: Walker Buehler

  • The 29-year-old has pitched in five games this season with a 4.32 ERA and 8.6 strikeouts per nine innings with a batting average against of .271.
  • When Walker Buehler starts a game and his team is the favorite on the moneyline, they have a record of 2-2.
  • Buehler’s team is 2-3 when he starts this season.
  • Out of Buehler’s five starts with a total this season, one has hit the over.

Pirates’ Starting Pitcher: Bailey Falter

  • The 27-year-old has amassed an ERA of 3.22, with 5.3 strikeouts per nine innings in 11 games this season. Opposing hitters have a .197 batting average against him.
  • The Pirates have a 5-4 record in Falter’s nine starts this season when they were the underdog on the moneyline.
  • Falter’s team has won six of his 11 starts.
  • Falter’s starts went over the run total five times in 11 games with a set total this season.

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Dodgers’ 2024 Performance

Split Record
Overall 38-25
Home 21-12
Road 17-13
One-Run Games 6-6
Scoring 5+ Runs 27-6

Pirates’ 2024 Performance

Split Record
Overall 29-32
Home 14-15
Road 15-17
One-Run Games 11-10
Scoring 5+ Runs 20-3

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