Miami Marlins vs San Diego Padres 08/09/2021 Analysis, Odds and Betting Picks
Posted by: Hilbert Mayer
Miami Marlins vs San Diego Padres 08/09/2021 – The Miami Marlins will take the road to Petco Park in San Diego, California to open a three-game series against the San Diego Padres. The Marlins dream of reaching the postseason looks long gone as they still remain at the bottom of the NL East Division play. Miami is trailing the Nationals and they enter this game riding a three-game losing streak. The recent MLB betting trends have been against the Marlins in the past few games. The San Diego Padres remain at the third spot in the NL West Division behind the Dodgers.
Miami Marlins vs San Diego Padres 08/09/2021
The Miami Marlins gave up 13 runs in their last game and scored just three against the Rockies. The Marlins were swept by the Rockies in their last three-game series. Overall, they won a total of 47 games and dropped 65 in return. Zach Thompson will be sent to the mound as their starter in this game. The righty is holding a 2-4 record on the season with an ERA of 2.53. Miguel Rojas continues to lead the Marlins with a batting clip of .269. Jesus Aguilar is the home run leader with 19 and RBI leader with 76.
Players to watch: Jesus Aguilar 1B (GP 107, AB 372, R 40, H 99, 2B 20, 3B 0, HR 20, RBI 79, TB 179, BB 38, SO 79, SB 0, AVG 0.266, OBP 0.333, SLG 0.481, OPS 0.815, WAR 1.2), Miguel Rojas SS (GP 89, AB 333, R 50, H 90, 2B 23, 3B 3, HR 6, RBI 28, TB 137, BB 26, SO 52, SB 10, AVG 0.27, OBP 0.33, SLG 0.411, OPS 0.741, WAR 2.5).
San Diego Padres
The San Diego Padres are three-plus games behind the Dodgers and are way ahead of the Rockies. San Diego won a total of 64 games and dropped 49 in return. The Padres will enter this game riding a two-game winning streak. San Diego smashed two runs in their last game and gave up nothing to the Diamondbacks. Joe Musgrove will be sent to the mound as their starting pitcher in this game. The righty is holding a 7-7 record on the season with an ERA of 2.87.
Players to watch: Jake Cronenworth 2B (GP 109, AB 410, R 74, H 112, 2B 24, 3B 5, HR 15, RBI 51, TB 191, BB 39, SO 67, SB 4, AVG 0.273, OBP 0.347, SLG 0.466, OPS 0.813, WAR 3.7), Manny Machado 3B (GP 104, AB 378, R 70, H 108, 2B 22, 3B 2, HR 21, RBI 77, TB 197, BB 47, SO 75, SB 9, AVG 0.286, OBP 0.359, SLG 0.521, OPS 0.881, WAR 3.9).
Miami Marlins vs San Diego Padres Betting Numbers
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Miami’s last 7 games.
San Diego Padres
The total has gone OVER in 9 of San Diego’s last 12 games.
Miami Marlins vs San Diego Padres Betting Picks
The Marlins are no match for the Padres with their weak performance. Miami will not stand a chance against the Padres batting unit. The online sportsbook predictions are in favor of the Padres to win this game.
Score Prediction: Padres 6, Marlins 2.