MLB Over/Under Odds: Dodgers vs Phillies - 7/9

MLB Over/Under Odds: Dodgers vs Phillies - 7/9

MLB Over/Under Odds: Los Angeles Dodgers vs Philadelphia Phillies - 7/9

Game Summary

The Los Angeles Dodgers are set to face off against the Philadelphia Phillies on July 9 at Citizens Bank Park in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. This matchup features two of the top teams in Major League Baseball, with both clubs showcasing strong hitting and pitching performances throughout the season. The Dodgers, currently leading the league with a record of 58-32, will look to extend their dominance on the road. Meanwhile, the Phillies, with a commendable record of 55-36, aim to leverage their home-field advantage to secure a win. The game promises to be an exciting contest, with both teams vying for a crucial victory as the season progresses.

Odds and Betting Lines

Market Odds
Over 9.0 -110
Under 9.0 -110

Pitching Probables

Player W-L ERA WHIP IP H K BB HR
Bobby Miller (LAD) 1-1 6.12 1.60 25.0 25 25 15 5
Zack Wheeler (PHI) 9-4 2.74 0.99 111.2 78 119 33 10

Team Previews

Los Angeles Dodgers

Hitting: The Dodgers have been a powerhouse at the plate this season, ranking 4th in hits (795) and 6th in runs (442). Their team batting average of .258 is 3rd in the league. Key players like Alec Bohm, who leads the team with a .296 batting average, and Nick Castellanos, who has hit 12 home runs, are crucial to their offensive success.

Relief Pitching: The Dodgers' bullpen has been solid, with 25 saves, ranking them tied for 8th in the league. Their overall team ERA of 3.26 is the best in the league, showcasing their depth and effectiveness in pitching.

Fielding: Defensively, the Dodgers have committed 53 errors, placing them tied for 9th in the league. Their fielding has been reliable, which complements their strong pitching staff.

Starting Pitchers: The Dodgers' starting rotation has been formidable, led by stars like Clayton Kershaw. However, they will rely on Bobby Miller, who has struggled with a 6.12 ERA, to deliver a solid performance against the Phillies.

Philadelphia Phillies

Hitting: The Phillies' offense is one of the most potent in the league, ranking 6th in hits (793) and 3rd in runs (458). Their team batting average of .255 is 7th in the league. Shohei Ohtani has been a standout performer, leading the team with a .314 average, 28 home runs, and 65 RBIs.

Relief Pitching: The Phillies' bullpen has been effective, with 27 saves, ranking them tied for 5th in the league. Their team ERA of 3.61 is 6th in the league, indicating a strong overall pitching staff.

Fielding: Defensively, the Phillies have committed 44 errors, placing them tied for 21st in the league. While not as strong as the Dodgers in this area, their fielding has been adequate enough to support their pitching staff.

Starting Pitchers: Zack Wheeler leads the Phillies' rotation with a stellar 2.74 ERA and a 9-4 record. His consistency and ability to dominate on the mound will be crucial for the Phillies in this matchup.

Team Injuries

Los Angeles Dodgers

Player Name 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 Name 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

  • Dodgers are 5-2 in their last 7 games.
  • Dodgers are 2-3 in their last 5 road games.
  • Phillies are 4-1 in their last 5 games.
  • Phillies are 3-2 in their last 5 home games.
  • Over is 4-1 in Dodgers' last 5 games.
  • Under is 3-2 in Phillies' last 5 games.

Recent Games

Los Angeles Dodgers

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

Philadelphia Phillies

Opponent Score W/L
Miami W 7-6 W
Miami L 3-2 L
Miami W 2-0 W
Miami L 7-4 L
Detroit W 6-2 W

Team Rankings

Category Los Angeles Dodgers Philadelphia Phillies
Hitting 4th 6th
Starting Pitching 1st 6th
Relief Pitching Tied-8th Tied-5th
Fielding Tied-9th Tied-21st

Significant Betting Stats

  • Dodgers are 5-1 in their last 6 games as a favorite.
  • Dodgers are 4-0 in their last 4 games against right-handed starters.
  • Phillies are 6-2 in their last 8 games as an underdog.
  • Phillies are 7-3 in their last 10 games against teams with a winning record.
  • Over is 8-3 in Dodgers' last 11 games as a favorite.
  • Under is 7-2 in Phillies' last 9 home games.
  • Over is 6-2 in the last 8 head-to-head meetings between these teams.
  • Dodgers are 3-7 in their last 10 games on grass.
  • Phillies are 10-4 in their last 14 Sunday games.
  • Over is 5-1 in Dodgers' last 6 Sunday games.

Weather

Intermittent clouds with a temperature of 81°F. More details

Prediction

Pick: Over 9.0 runs
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Given the offensive prowess of both teams and the current form of the starting pitchers, the over seems to be a strong play here. The Dodgers have been hitting well recently, and the Phillies, led by Shohei Ohtani, have the capability to put up runs quickly. Additionally, Bobby Miller's struggles on the mound could lead to a high-scoring affair. The weather conditions are favorable for hitters, and recent trends support the over in this matchup.

Winnings $95,870
last 30 days winnings $27,710
Yesterday winnings $30
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last 30 days winnings $9,150
Yesterday winnings $280
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W-L-D 774 - 517 - 14
Winnings % 58%
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last 30 days winnings $3,170
Yesterday winnings ($130)
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W-L-D 420 - 283 - 8
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