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Philadelphia Phillies vs Arizona Diamondbacks 08/19/2021 Predictions, MLB Preview and Spread
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Philadelphia Phillies vs Arizona Diamondbacks 08/19/2021 – Philadelphia Phillies will conclude their three-game series against Arizona Diamondbacks while they hope to rebound from their last three games. The Phillies gave up their top spot and were unable to make use of their easy opportunity against the Diamondbacks. Philadelphia is now four games behind the Braves at the second spot in the NL East Division play. The Arizona Diamondbacks progress from the worst MLB team to the second-worst by putting the Orioles behind. The major league baseball odds have shifted towards the Phillies to rebound in this final game.
Philadelphia Phillies vs Arizona Diamondbacks 08/19/2021
Philadelphia Phillies is coming off an unexpected loss after dropping their last two games against the Diamondbacks. The Phillies have made their chase hard after dropping consecutive games. Philadelphia is now just one game ahead of the Mets at the third spot. Last night, they gave up four runs to Arizona and scored just two in return. The Phillies are holding a 61-59 record and are all set to turn in Zach Wheeler as their starter in this game. Wheeler is holding a 10-7 record with an ERA of 2.56 and 187 Ks.
Players to watch: Rhys Hoskins 1B (GP 104, AB 381, R 61, H 93, 2B 29, 3B 0, HR 24, RBI 68, TB 194, BB 46, SO 108, SB 3, AVG 0.244, OBP 0.332, SLG 0.509, OPS 0.841, WAR 1.8), Alec Bohm 3B (GP 108, AB 363, R 46, H 91, 2B 15, 3B 0, HR 7, RBI 47, TB 127, BB 31, SO 103, SB 4, AVG 0.251, OBP 0.308, SLG 0.35, OPS 0.658, WAR -0.9).
Arizona Diamondbacks enter this game with a two-game winning streak. The Diamondbacks have won a total of 40 games and dropped 81in return. Arizona will not make it to the playoffs this season and it seems too late to get on top. Madison Bumgarner will be sent to the mound here as their starting pitcher. Bumgarner is holding a 6-7 record with an ERA of 4.30 and 88 Ks in total. Arizona will need to bring back an effective team next season.
Players to watch: Pavin Smith 1B (GP 107, AB 391, R 53, H 105, 2B 22, 3B 3, HR 9, RBI 40, TB 160, BB 30, SO 80, SB 1, AVG 0.269, OBP 0.323, SLG 0.409, OPS 0.732, WAR 0.1), David Peralta LF (GP 110, AB 372, R 42, H 91, 2B 20, 3B 7, HR 6, RBI 49, TB 143, BB 36, SO 68, SB 1, AVG 0.245, OBP 0.314, SLG 0.384, OPS 0.698, WAR -0.1).
Philadelphia Phillies vs Arizona Diamondbacks Betting Numbers
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Philadelphia’s last 6 games.
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Arizona’s last 5 games.
Philadelphia Phillies vs Arizona Diamondbacks Betting Picks
The Philadelphia Phillies were supposed to win this series but the least they could do is avoid a sweep. The online best bets tonight are in favor of the Phillies to win this game and get past the Diamondbacks.
Score Prediction: Phillies 5, Diamondbacks 1.