MLB Moneyline Predictions Today: Dodgers vs Phillies 7/9

MLB Moneyline Predictions Today: Dodgers vs Phillies 7/9

MLB Moneyline Predictions Today: Los Angeles Dodgers vs Philadelphia Phillies 7/9

The Los Angeles Dodgers face off against the Philadelphia Phillies on July 9 at Citizens Bank Park in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. This highly anticipated matchup features two teams with impressive records and strong playoff aspirations. The Dodgers, with a 58-32 record, are currently leading their division, while the Phillies, at 55-36, are also in a strong position. This game promises to be a thrilling encounter between two top-tier teams.

 

Game Summary

The Los Angeles Dodgers will be visiting Citizens Bank Park to take on the Philadelphia Phillies. The Dodgers have been exceptional this season, leading their division and consistently performing at a high level. Their lineup boasts significant firepower, and their pitching staff has been one of the best in the league. The Phillies, on the other hand, have also had a strong season and are positioned well for a playoff run. Both teams have key players who can change the course of the game, making this a must-watch matchup.

The Dodgers' offense is ranked among the best in the league, with players like Alec Bohm and Nick Castellanos leading the charge. Their pitching staff, led by Bobby Miller, has also been solid throughout the season. The Phillies have a potent offense as well, with Shohei Ohtani being a standout performer. Their pitching, led by Zack Wheeler, has been reliable, making them a formidable opponent.

Historically, matchups between these two teams have been competitive, and this game is expected to be no different. With both teams in good form and looking to strengthen their playoff positions, fans can expect an intense and exciting game.

 

Odds and Betting Lines

Market Odds
Over/Under 9.5
Los Angeles Dodgers Spread +1.5 (-110)
Philadelphia Phillies Spread -1.5 (-110)
Los Angeles Dodgers Moneyline +122
Philadelphia Phillies Moneyline -144

 

Pitching Probables

Pitcher W-L ERA Strikeouts
Zack Wheeler (PHI) 9-4 2.74 119
Bobby Miller (LAD) 1-1 6.12 25

 

Team Previews

Los Angeles Dodgers

The Dodgers have been a dominant force this season. Their hitting is one of the best in the league, with a team batting average of .258 and 442 runs scored. Alec Bohm has been a standout with a .296 average, while Nick Castellanos leads the team with 12 home runs. Their pitching staff has also been exceptional, with an ERA of 3.26, the best in the league. Bobby Miller, despite his high ERA, has shown potential and will be looking to improve his record.

 

Philadelphia Phillies

The Phillies have also had a strong season, with a team batting average of .255 and 458 runs scored. Shohei Ohtani has been their star performer, leading the team with a .314 average and 28 home runs. Their pitching staff, led by Zack Wheeler, has been reliable with an ERA of 3.61. Wheeler has been outstanding with a 9-4 record and a 2.74 ERA, making him a key player in this matchup.

 

Team Injuries

Los Angeles Dodgers

Player Position Injury Injury Status
Clayton Kershaw SP Shoulder Expected to be out until at least Jul 30
Joe Kelly RP Shoulder Expected to be out until at least Jul 19
Connor Brogdon RP Foot Expected to be out until at least Jul 19
Michael Grove RP Ribs Expected to be out until at least Jul 19

 

Philadelphia Phillies

Player Position Injury Injury Status
Dylan Covey RP Shoulder Expected to be out until at least Jul 19
Michael Rucker RP Hand Expected to be out until at least Jul 9

 

Betting Trends

  • The Dodgers are 6-4 in their last 10 games.
  • The Phillies are 7-3 in their last 10 games.
  • The Dodgers have covered the spread in 55% of their games this season.
  • The Phillies have covered the spread in 51% of their games this season.
  • The total has gone over in 48% of Dodgers games this season.
  • The total has gone over in 42% of Phillies games this season.
  • The Dodgers are 25-18 on the road this season.
  • The Phillies are 28-19 at home this season.
  • The Dodgers have a team ERA of 3.26, the best in the league.
  • The Phillies have a team ERA of 3.61, ranked 6th in the league.

 

Recent Games

Los Angeles Dodgers

Opponent Score W/L
Milwaukee W 8-5 W
Milwaukee W 5-3 W
Milwaukee L 9-2 L
Arizona W 6-5 W
Arizona L 12-4 L

 

Philadelphia Phillies

Opponent Score W/L
Miami W 7-6 W
Chicago W 6-4 W
Chicago W 5-3 W
Chicago L 10-2 L
Atlanta W 8-6 W

 

Team Rankings

Category Los Angeles Dodgers Philadelphia Phillies
Hitting 4th 6th
Starting Pitching 1st 6th
Relief Pitching 1st 5th
Fielding 9th 21st

 

Significant Betting Stats

  • The Dodgers are 25-18 on the road this season.
  • The Phillies are 28-19 at home this season.
  • The Dodgers have a team ERA of 3.26, the best in the league.
  • The Phillies have a team ERA of 3.61, ranked 6th in the league.
  • The Dodgers have covered the spread in 55% of their games this season.
  • The Phillies have covered the spread in 51% of their games this season.
  • Alec Bohm leads the Dodgers with a .296 batting average.
  • Shohei Ohtani leads the Phillies with a .314 batting average.
  • Nick Castellanos leads the Dodgers with 12 home runs.
  • Shohei Ohtani leads the Phillies with 28 home runs.

 

Weather

Intermittent clouds with a temperature of 81°F are expected at Citizens Bank Park on the day of the game. Check the latest weather updates here.

 

Prediction

Pick: Philadelphia Phillies Moneyline (-144)

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Considering the pitching matchup and the recent form of both teams, the Phillies have a slight edge in this game. Zack Wheeler has been outstanding this season with a 2.74 ERA and a 9-4 record. Bobby Miller, on the other hand, has struggled with a 6.12 ERA. Additionally, the Phillies have been strong at home with a 28-19 record, while the Dodgers have been good on the road but not as dominant. Given these factors, the Phillies are likely to come out on top in this matchup.

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