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Philadelphia Phillies vs Los Angeles Dodgers 05/12/2022 Betting Preview, Spread and Game Analysis
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Philadelphia Phillies vs Los Angeles Dodgers 05/12/2022 – The Philadelphia Phillies and the Los Angeles Dodgers will square off from the Dodger Stadium in Los Angeles, California. Both teams will battle in their first game of a four-game series. The Phillies remain third in the NL East Division with a 14-17 record and the Dodgers are at the top of the NL West with a 20-9 record on the season. The MLB predictions today are in favor of the Dodgers winning this game with their powerful batting unit and the advantage at home.
Philadelphia Phillies vs Los Angeles Dodgers 05/12/2022
The Phillies are trailing the Braves and are coming into this game with a 4-2 record. Philadelphia defeated the Mariners in their last three-game series with a 2-1 record. Philadelphia will deliver Zach Wheeler to the mound as their starting pitcher. Wheeler is holding a 1-3 record on the season with an ERA of 4.10. Overall, Wheeler has 25 Ks and is 2-2 against the Dodgers. Bryce Harper and Jean Segura smashed a total of 30 RBIs and 61 hits together. Nick Castellanos is the leader with 33 hits for the Phillies.
Players to watch: Bryce Harper RF (GP 30, AB 116, R 23, H 31, 2B 10, 3B 1, HR 6, RBI 19, TB 61, BB 8, SO 32, SB 5, AVG 0.267, OBP 0.32, SLG 0.526, OPS 0.846, WAR 0.7), Nick Castellanos LF (GP 29, AB 106, R 16, H 33, 2B 8, 3B 0, HR 5, RBI 18, TB 56, BB 10, SO 29, SB 1, AVG 0.311, OBP 0.378, SLG 0.528, OPS 0.906, WAR 0.8).
Los Angeles Dodgers
The Los Angeles Dodgers are one of the best teams on the season with a strong record, but they dropped their last game against the Pirates with a 5-3 final score. The Dodgers lost their three-game series against the Pirates with a 2-1 record. Taking the nod tonight is Tyler Anderson with a 3-0 record and a spectacular ERA of 2.78. Anderson recorded 22 KS in total. Freddie Freeman has smashed 34 hits with 13 RBIs. Trea Turner and Mookie Better are the other notable hitters from the plate.
Players to watch: Mookie Betts RF (GP 27, AB 108, R 26, H 27, 2B 3, 3B 0, HR 5, RBI 13, TB 45, BB 15, SO 19, SB 3, AVG 0.25, OBP 0.344, SLG 0.417, OPS 0.761, WAR 0.9), Trea Turner SS (GP 28, AB 108, R 13, H 28, 2B 6, 3B 1, HR 1, RBI 21, TB 39, BB 10, SO 24, SB 5, AVG 0.259, OBP 0.317, SLG 0.361, OPS 0.678, WAR 0.3).
Philadelphia Phillies vs Los Angeles Dodgers Betting Numbers
Philadelphia are 3-6 SU in their last 9 games.
Los Angeles Dodgers
LA Dodgers are 7-2 SU in their last 9 games.
Philadelphia Phillies vs Los Angeles Dodgers Betting Picks
The MLB best predictions are in favor of the Dodgers to win this game and cover the spread. The Dodgers have a better shot at home and with Anderson on the mound as their starting pitcher. Take the Dodgers to win.
Score Prediction: Dodgers 8, Phillies 4.