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Philadelphia Phillies vs New York Yankees 08/03/2020 MLB Predictions, Analysis and Baseball Previews
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Philadelphia Phillies vs New York Yankees 08/03/2020 – Philadelphia Phillies and New York Yankees will square-off from Yankee Stadium in Bronx, New York as they open their first game of a short two-game series. The New York Yankees are coming into this game with a hot six-game winning streak. The Yankees are sitting at the top of the AL East division with a 7-1 record and they are all set to cause some huge damage this season. Philadelphia Phillies, on the other hand, will be playing their fourth game of the season since most of them were postponed. The Phillies are holding a 1-2 record in the NL East division. Baseball lines for this game are up and running with all the picks and predictions available online.
Philadelphia Phillies vs New York Yankees 08/03/2020
Philadelphia Phillies are basically starting once again from scratch and they are yet to show their proper potential this season. The Phillies played only their first series against Miami Marlins and they lost two games. This year Philadelphia has scored 15 runs from the plate but they surrendered 17 runs to Miami. The last game against the Marlins was a disaster when they scored six and surrendered 11. Philadelphia is facing a strong Yankee squad this season and they must do their best from both sides of the game. Philadelphia will turn in Jake Arrieta as their starting pitcher in this game. Arrieta is holding a 3-2 record against the Yankees with 47 strikeouts and an ERA of 3.98.
Players to watch: J.T. Realmuto C (GP3, AB13, R1, H22, B03, B0, HR1, RBI3, TB5, BB0, SO4, SB0, AVG0.154, OBP0.154, SLG0.385, OPS0.538, WAR0), J. Segura SS (GP3, AB12, R1, H22, B03, B0, HR0, RBI0, TB2, BB1, SO2, SB0, AVG0.167, OBP0.231, SLG0.167, OPS0.397, WAR0).
New York Yankees
New York Yankees are currently the only team on the list to lose just one game right from the start. The Yankees lost against the Washington Nationals in their opening series, but they have never looked back since then. In the last three games alone, the Yankees scored 19 runs from the plate. Last night, they smashed nine runs against the Boston Red Sox and restricted them to just seven. The Yankees swept the Red Sox and the Orioles in their last two series. DJ LeMahieu, Aaron Judge and Giancarlo Stanton are the big hitters on the team that takes the lead. New York will turn in Gerrit Cole as their starting pitcher against the Phillies. Cole holds a 4-3 record against the Phillies with an ERA of 3.38 and 41 strikeouts.
Players to watch: A. Judge RF (GP8, AB31, R10, H92, B13, B0, HR6, RBI14, TB28, BB2, SO11, SB0, AVG0.29, OBP0.371, SLG0.903, OPS1.275, WAR0), D. LeMahieu 2B (GP7, AB30, R6, H122, B13, B0, HR1, RBI4, TB1, 6BB1, SO4, SB0, AVG0.4, OBP0.419, SLG0.533, OPS0.953, WAR0).
Philadelphia Phillies vs New York Yankees Betting Numbers
Philadelphia is 3-9 SU in their last 12 games.
New York Yankees
NY Yankees are 6-0 SU in their last 6 games.
Philadelphia Phillies vs New York Yankees Betting Picks
There isn’t much to talk about the Phillies based on their last three games. One thing is certain that they are not strong enough for the Yankees with Cole on the mound. The Yankees have shown some incredible strength from the plate in this game and most of the free baseball picks are onto their side.
Score Prediction: New York Yankees 5, Philadelphia Phillies 1.