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Miami Marlins vs Philadelphia Phillies 07/16/2021 Betting Preview, Spread and Game Analysis
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Miami Marlins vs Philadelphia Phillies 07/16/2021 – An NL East Division play is all set to get underway as the Miami Marlins take on Philadelphia Phillies from Citizens Bank Park in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. The Marlins have made no progress in their first half of the season and they need to make up for their loss before it’s too late. Miami is sitting at the bottom of the list while the Phillies sit at second place. Miami won a total of 39 games and dropped 50 in return. The Phillies are holding a 44-44 record on the season. The sports gambling site has predicted Philadelphia to take out the Marlins in this series opener.
Miami Marlins vs Philadelphia Phillies 07/16/2021
The Miami Marlins are one of the worst teams in the NL East and are way behind the opponents. Miami defeated the Braves in their last game with a final score of 7-4. The Marlins will turn in Sandy Alcantara as their starting pitcher in this game. The right-handed pitcher is holding a 5-8 record on the season with an ERA of 3.09. In his last outing, Alcantara gave up three earned runs in four innings in a losing effort. Miami will need to open their power at the plate if they want to get back in the NL East race.
Players to watch: J. Aguilar 1B (GP 85, AB 298, R 29, H 80, 2B 15, 3B 0, HR 15, RBI 62, TB 140, BB 29, SO 60, SB 0, AVG 0.268, OBP 0.33, SLG 0.47, OPS 0.8, WAR 1.1), A. Duvall LF (GP 78, AB 269, R 37, H 63, 2B 9, 3B 1, HR 19, RBI 62, TB 131, BB 17, SO 89, SB 5, AVG 0.234, OBP 0.279, SLG 0.487, OPS 0.766, WAR 1.8).
The Philadelphia Phillies are now ahead of the Braves in the second. The Phillies are three-plus games behind the Mets at the top. Philadelphia was successful in their last three-game series against the Boston Red Sox with a 2-1 record. Matt Moore will be sent to the mound as their starter in this game. Moore is holding a 0-1 record on the season with an ERA of 5.40. Moore will make his seventh appearance of the season. Overall, the southpaw has walked 17 opponent hitters and given up seven home runs in total.
Players to watch: R. Hoskins 1B (GP 87, AB 328, R 49, H 77, 2B 22, 3B 0, HR 20, RBI 55, TB 159, BB 34, SO 93, SB 2, AVG 0.235, OBP 0.313, SLG 0.485, OPS 0.797, WAR 1), A. Bohm 3B (GP 85, AB 300, R 38, H 73, 2B 12, 3B 0, HR 6, RBI 41, TB 103, BB 24, SO 86, SB 4, AVG 0.243, OBP 0.298, SLG 0.343, OPS 0.641, WAR -1).
Miami Marlins vs Philadelphia Phillies Betting Numbers
Miami is 1-4 SU in their last 5 games.
The total has gone OVER in 7 of Philadelphia’s last 9 games.
Miami Marlins vs Philadelphia Phillies Betting Picks
The Phillies are holding the 15th rank in OPS and 14th is runs scored. The Marlins are holding the 28th rank in OPS and runs scored. Back the Phillies to win this game with the help of their batting unit and experts betting on mlb are in their favor.
Score Prediction: Phillies 5, Marlins 2.