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Philadelphia Phillies vs New York Yankees 08/05/2020 MLB Forecast, Analysis and Baseball Results

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Philadelphia Phillies vs New York Yankees 08-05-2020 MLB Forecast Analysis and Baseball Results

Philadelphia Phillies vs New York Yankees 08/05/2020 –Philadelphia Phillies and New York Yankees will enter game two of their three-game series that will continue to take place at the Yankee Stadium in Bronx, New York. The Yankees kept getting better as they progressed to an 8-1 record on the season after their last victory. New York Yankees are topping the AL East division and are all set to secure this series. Philadelphia sits at the bottom of the NL East division with a 1-3 record on the season. The Phillies haven’t played much this year due to the COVID 19 outbreak. Philadelphia has more games to play when compared to the other teams. The mlb betting lines are up as these teams clash in an entertaining game.

Philadelphia Phillies vs New York Yankees 08/05/2020

When: Wednesday, August 5, 4:05 PM ET
Where: Citizens Bank Park, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
TV: NBCSP
Stream: SofaScore

Philadelphia Phillies

There is nothing much to say for the Phillies since they are just getting the flow. Philadelphia Phillies seem to have a decent squad, but they have not done much in the last four games. Philadelphia lost their opening series to the Marlins and now their last game against the Yankees did not go well. The Phillies were restricted to just three and they surrendered six to the opponent. The leading batsman for Philadelphia is Bryce Harper holding a clip of .231 with three RBIs and one homer. Aaron Nola will be delivered to the mound as the starting pitcher against the Yankees. Nola is holding a 0-1 record this season with seven strikeouts and an ERA of 6.75.

Players to watch: J.T. Realmuto C (GP4, AB17, R2, H4, 2B0, 3B0, HR1, RBI3, TB7, BB0, SO5, SB0, AVG0.235, OBP0.235, SLG0.412, OPS0.647, WAR0), D. Gregorius SS (GP4, AB15, R3, H5, 2B0, 3B0, HR2, RBI2, TB11, BB2, SO1, SB0, AVG0.333, OBP0.412, SLG0.733, OPS1.145, WAR0).

New York Yankees

New York Yankees are the hottest team by far in this 2020 season. The Yankees have an impressive record as they are the only team to lose just one game on the season. New York has been getting better over the weak with some of their big hitters going deep from the plate. DJ LeMahieu has taken the lead with five RBIs and 14 hits. Gio Urshela and Aaron Judge or the other notable hitters with a combination of 23 RBIs and 20 hits. The Yankees are a powerhouse in scoring and the talented big hitters have not failed to impress. The only game the Yankees lost was against the Washington Nationals. New York is yet to announce their starting pitcher in this game.

Players to watch: A. Judge RF (GP9, AB35, R11, H11, 2B2, 3B0, HR6, RBI14, TB31, BB2, SO12, SB0, AVG0.314, OBP0.385, SLG0.886, OPS1.27, WAR0), D. LeMahieu 2B (GP8, AB34, R7, H14, 2B1, 3B0, HR2, RBI5, TB21, BB1, SO4, SB0, AVG0.412, OBP0.429, SLG0.618, OPS1.046, WAR0).

Philadelphia Phillies vs New York Yankees Betting Numbers

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Philadelphia Phillies

Philadelphia is 1-4 SU in their last 5 games.
Phillies are 2-6 SU in their last 8 games when playing at home against NY Yankees.
Phillies are 1-5 SU in their last 6 games against an opponent in the American League.
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Philadelphia’s last 5 games against an opponent in the American League East Division division.
The total has gone UNDER in 13 of Philadelphia’s last 16 games played on a Wednesday.

New York Yankees

NY is 7-0 SU in their last 7 games.
NY is 4-1 SU in their last 5 games against Philadelphia.
Yankees are 4-1 SU in their last 5 games on the road.
NY is 6-2 SU in their last 8 games when playing on the road against Philadelphia.
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Yankees’ last 6 games against an opponent in the National League.

Philadelphia Phillies vs New York Yankees Betting Picks

The mlb point spread odds are simple despite some favoring the Phillies to win. New York Yankees will not decline in this game since they understand this opportunity to continue their success. Back the Yankees to win and cover.

Score Prediction: New York Yankees 5, Philadelphia Phillies 3.