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Miami Marlins vs Philadelphia Phillies 07/17/2021 Baseball Betting, Analysis and Odds
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Miami Marlins vs Philadelphia Phillies 07/17/2021 – The NL East Division battle will continue to take place between Miami Marlins and Philadelphia Phillies from Citizens Bank Park in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. The Marlins are stuck at the bottom of the division with a 40-51 record on the season. Miami is trailing the Nationals by two-plus games. Philadelphia Phillies are sitting at the second spot in the NL East and they remain behind the Mets. The sports betting site is against the Marlins as they favor the Phillies to win this game and cover the spread.
Miami Marlins vs Philadelphia Phillies 07/17/2021
Miami Marlins smashed seven runs in their last game and restricted the Phillies to nothing. The Marlins have Jesus Aguilera as their leader in batting with an average of .265. Aguilera is also the RBI leader with 62 and the hits leader with 80. When it comes to home runs Adam Duvall is the leader with 19. Miami is yet to reveal their starting pitcher for their game against the Phillies. The Marlins will need more support from the plate as they enter this game against the Phillies.
Players to watch: J. Aguilar 1B (GP 87, AB 304, R 30, H 83, 2B 15, 3B 0, HR 16, RBI 66, TB 146, BB 29, SO 61, SB 0, AVG 0.273, OBP 0.335, SLG 0.48, OPS 0.816, WAR 1.1), A. Duvall LF (GP 80, AB 272, R 37, H 63, 2B 9, 3B 1, HR 19, RBI 62, TB 131, BB 17, SO 89, SB 5, AVG 0.232, OBP 0.276, SLG 0.482, OPS 0.758, WAR 1.8).
Philadelphia Phillies are now sitting exactly at the .500 mark with a 45-45 record on the season. The Phillies are behind the Mets and they have an easy opportunity to make up for their loss. Bryce Harper continues to take the lead from the plate with a batting clip of .278. Rhys Hoskins is the leader in home runs with 20 and RBIs with 55. Vince Velasquez will be sent to the mound as their starter in this game. The right-handed pitcher is holding a 3-4 record on the season with an ERA of 5.35 with 77 Ks.
Players to watch: R. Hoskins 1B (GP 89, AB 332, R 51, H 77, 2B 22, 3B 0, HR 20, RBI 55, TB 159, BB 36, SO 96, SB 2, AVG 0.232, OBP 0.313, SLG 0.479, OPS 0.792, 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 2-4 SU in their last 6 games.
The total has gone OVER in 8 of Philadelphia’s last 10 games.
Miami Marlins vs Philadelphia Phillies Betting Picks
The Marlins will struggle against Velasquez on the mound as their starter. Philadelphia holds the key to success with the baseball betting odds in their favor. Look for Philadelphia to build on their success.
Score Prediction: Phillies 6, Marlins 3.