San Diego Padres vs Philadelphia Phillies 05/18/2022 – The San Diego Padres and the Philadelphia Phillies will enter their second game of a three-game series from Citizens Bank Park in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. The Padres have the lead already and they hope to take out the Phillies in their second game. San Diego is second in the NL West and is trailing the Dodgers. The Phillies are third in the NL East Division and are holding the same record as the Marlins. The baseball computer picks are predicting a win for the Padres in this game.
San Diego Padres vs Philadelphia Phillies 05/18/2022
|When:||Wednesday, May 18, 6:45 PM ET|
|Where:||Citizens Bank Park, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania|
San Diego Padres
The Padres smashed three runs to victory last night and prevented the Phillies from scoring a single run. San Diego has Manny Machado as their leader in scoring with an average of .359. Machado is also the home run leader with seven. Eric Hosmer is the RBI leader with 24. Blake Snell will get the nod for the Padres in this game. The southpaw will make his season debut for San Diego in this game. The Padres hold a 23-13 record on the season ad are ahead of the Giants.
Players to watch: Jake Cronenworth 2B (GP 35, AB 132, R 18, H 27, 2B 5, 3B 2, HR 2, RBI 15, TB 42, BB 18, SO 33, SB 0, AVG 0.205, OBP 0.305, SLG 0.318, OPS 0.623, WAR 0.8), Manny Machado 3B (GP 35, AB 128, R 27, H 46, 2B 8, 3B 0, HR 7, RBI 23, TB 75, BB 19, SO 26, SB 6, AVG 0.359, OBP 0.443, SLG 0.586, OPS 1.029, WAR 2.8).
The Phillies hope for a chance with Zach Wheeler on the mound as their starter. Wheelers is holding a 1-3 record on the season with an ERA of 4.26. The Phillies have Alex Bohm as their leader in batting with an average of .315. Bryce Harper smashed nine home runs and continues to take the lead for the Phillies. The Phillies are holding a 17-19 record on the season and are behind the New York Mets.
Players to watch: Bryce Harper RF (GP 34, AB 131, R 29, H 40, 2B 14, 3B 1, HR 9, RBI 27, TB 83, BB 11, SO 33, SB 6, AVG 0.305, OBP 0.361, SLG 0.634, OPS 0.994, WAR 1.3), Nick Castellanos LF (GP 34, AB 129, R 18, H 36, 2B 9, 3B 0, HR 5, RBI 21, TB 60, BB 11, SO 34, SB 2, AVG 0.279, OBP 0.343, SLG 0.465, OPS 0.808, WAR 0.6).
San Diego Padres vs Philadelphia Phillies Betting Numbers
San Diego Padres
The total has gone OVER in 5 of San Diego’s last 5 games.
San Diego are 12-6 SU in their last 18 games.
San Diego are 2-4 SU in their last 6 games against Philadelphia.
The total has gone OVER in 10 of San Diego’s last 11 games on the road.
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of San Diego’s last 5 games when playing on the road against Philadelphia.
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Philadelphia’s last 7 games.
Philadelphia are 4-1 SU in their last 5 games.
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Philadelphia’s last 8 games against San Diego.
Philadelphia are 1-4 SU in their last 5 games at home.
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Philadelphia’s last 5 games when playing at home against San Diego.
San Diego Padres vs Philadelphia Phillies Betting Picks
The Padres are much better than the Phillies with their current team and they are all set to win with the baseball betting trends on their side. The Phillies will need to rebound in their next game against the Padres.
Score Prediction: Padres 6, Phillies 3.