Los Angeles Dodgers vs Philadelphia Phillies MLB Betting Prediction

MLB Dodgers vs Philadelphia Phillies Prediction 7/10/2024

The Los Angeles Dodgers (55-37) travel to face off against the Philadelphia Phillies (59-32) on Wednesday, July 10th. This game will be played at Citizens Bank Park in Philadelphia and televised on ESPN. The Phillies are coming off a win in their previous game, while the Dodgers are looking to get back on track from a loss to the Phillies. First pitch is set for 6:05 CT.

Dodgers vs. Phillies Betting Prediction

  • Money Line Prediction: Phillies (-136)
  • Over/Under Prediction: Over 9 Runs
  • The Phillies have won 8 of their last 15 games, showing a positive trend in recent performance.
  • In their last 15 home games, the Phillies have scored an average of 5.8 runs per game.
  • The Phillies have a strong home record of 34-14, indicating they perform well at home.
  • In their last head-to-head game against the Dodgers, the Phillies won decisively with a score of 10-1.
  • The Phillies have outscored their opponents by 18 runs in their last 15 games, demonstrating effective offense.

Dodgers vs Phillies

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Philadelphia cruised to an easy 10-1 win over the Dodgers in the most recent game of this series. The Phillies had a huge 4th inning, scoring six of their ten runs. As for the Dodgers, they scored their only run in the 5th. Heading into the game, the Phillies were favored at -158 on the money line.

Zack Wheeler only went five innings for the Phillies but gave up just one run and struck out seven. He picked up a win in the game, while Bobby Miller took the loss for the Dodgers, going just four innings and giving up nine earned runs.

Trea Turner and Brandon Marsh each homered for the Phillies, while Bryson Stott scored three times and drove in a run while going 1/4. Rafael Marchan also had a three-hit game at the plate.

Los Angeles has an overall series record of 18-12-1 and an over/under record of 49-43 this season. The Dodgers are 55-37 and lead the NL West by 7.5 games over the Padres, but they have lost two straight games and have a 4-6 record in their last 10 games.

On the run line, the Dodgers have a 24-21 record on the road with an average margin of 1.3 runs per game. Their overall run line record is 45-47, and they have failed to cover the run line in their last two games as the favorite. The over/under line for today’s game is set at 9 runs, and their games have averaged 8.9 runs this season.

Gavin Stone Gets The Start For The Dodgers

Right-hander Gavin Stone gets the start for the Dodgers today as he faces the Phillies on the road. Stone has made 16 starts this season and has a record of 9-2 with a 3.03 ERA. Coming into the game, he has a WHIP of 1.20 and has pitched one complete game shutout this year. Stone’s ERA on the road is 3.48, and he has gone 6-1 away from home. In his last outing, Stone finished with a no-decision, giving up four earned runs in three innings of work. Before that, he had won two straight starts.

Dodgers Offense Breakdown

Shohei Ohtani has been one of the most dangerous hitters in the league this season, as his 28 home runs are 2nd in the MLB and the best mark in the league. Ohtani is also batting .315 for the season and is 5th in the league with 65 RBIs. Ohtani is currently on a three-game hitting streak. Teoscar Hernandez is also a home run threat for the Dodgers, as he comes into the game with 19 homers and is batting .257.

As a team, the Dodgers are averaging 5 runs per game and have been even better on the road, averaging 5.1 runs per contest. They are also one of the league’s top home run hitting teams and have the best on-base percentage and OPS in the league. Will Smith has been hot of late, going 12/34 in his last 8 games with 4 homers and 9 RBIs.

Philadelphia has a 59-32 record and leads the NL East by 7.5 games over the Braves. They have a 34-14 record at home and are 25-18 on the road. The Phillies have a 39-16 record in night games and are 51-24 as the favorite this season.

When the Phillies win, they do so by an average of 3.8 runs per game. Their overall run line record is 48-43, and their over/under record is 41-45. The O/U record for games with a 9-run line is 2-5-1, with only 13.2% of their games having that high of a total.

Cristopher Sánchez Gets The Start For The Phillies

Left-hander Cristopher Sánchez gets the start for the Phillies today as he faces the Dodgers at home. He has made 17 starts this year and has a record of 6-4 with a 2.96 ERA. Sánchez’s WHIP for the season is currently 1.24. In his 17 starts, he has one complete game shutout and nine quality starts. Sánchez most recently pitched on July 4th, where he took the loss, giving up seven earned runs in four innings of work. Before that outing, he had won three straight starts. So far, he has been much better at home, with a 1.47 ERA compared to 5.95 on the road.

Phillies Offense Breakdown

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Philadelphia comes into the game as one of the top offensive teams in the league, averaging 5 runs per game, which is 5th in the league. They have been even better at home, averaging 5.4 runs per game. Overall, they are 6th in home runs and have the 3rd best team batting average in the league at .259. The Phillies have been very good at avoiding strikeouts this season and are also among the league leaders in walks.

Over the past six games, Trea Turner has been swinging a hot bat for the Phillies, going 9/24 with three homers and six runs scored. Kyle Schwarber and Rafael Marchán are both on four-game hitting streaks. Schwarber comes into the game with 17 homers, which is 2nd on the team, and has driven in 51 runs this season.

Dodgers vs Phillies Prediction

Our pick for this Dodgers vs. Phillies matchup is to take the Phillies on the money line at -136. We have the Phillies winning this one by a score of 6-5. If you’re looking for a parlay, you could look to pair the Phillies with an over pick, as the line is sitting at 9 runs.

Looking at the starting pitchers, we have Gavin Stone finishing with seven strikeouts, which would have him as the third-best starter in terms of K’s. As for Christopher Sanchez, we have him finishing with five strikeouts, which would have him as the 21st best among starters.

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