Philadelphia Phillies vs Arizona Diamondbacks 6/15/202 – Philadelphia Phillies aim to secure a series win against the Arizona Diamondbacks as they clash at Chase Field on Thursday afternoon in MLB action. The Phillies are set at 33-34 on the season, while the Diamondbacks are 41-26 now. Philadelphia will rely on Aaron Nola for this matchup to take care of the mound. On the other hand, the Diamondbacks will look to Ryne Nelson. The latest baseball betting odds favor the Arizona Diamondbacks to win in this game.
Philadelphia Phillies vs Arizona Diamondbacks 6/15/202
|When:||Thursday, June 15, 3:40 PM EDT|
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The Philadelphia Phillies are hitting their stride this season, boasting a record of 34-34 and an impressive run of nine wins in their last eleven games. They secured convincing victories in Games 2 and 3 of this series, demonstrating their dominance, triumphing by scores of 15-3 and 4-3, respectively.
The Phillies’ pitching staff has maintained a 4.44 ERA and a 1.29 WHIP and held opponents to a .245 batting average. On the offensive front, Philadelphia has scored a commendable 303 runs, propelled by a solid .259 team batting average and a .324 on-base percentage.
Nick Castellanos is a standout performer for the Phillies, who boasts a stellar .315 batting average and has contributed eight home runs and 42 RBIs. Aaron Nola is taking the mound for Philadelphia, a reliable presence with a 5-5 record, a 4.60 ERA, and a 1.10 WHIP across 88.0 innings pitched this season.
The Phillies improve their overall performance.
Continuing their formidable form into the current month, the Phillies have triumphed in eight of their last ten games. Building on this momentum, they aim to secure their ninth win in eleven games and clinch another road series victory against the Arizona Diamondbacks.
Philadelphia’s offensive prowess has been evident, averaging 4.46 runs per game and boasting a seventh-ranked .261 team batting average. Their ability to get on base is commendable, with a .326 on-base percentage ranking 12th in the league. Additionally, their slugging percentage of .424 secures them a respectable eighth place in that category.
However, the Phillies’ pitching staff has struggled, surrendering an average of 4.79 runs per game. Opposing teams have found some success at the plate, batting .246 against Philadelphia, which places them 17th in the league. The team’s pitching staff possesses a 4.47 ERA and a 1.29 WHIP.
In Nola’s most recent start, he faced a challenging outing, conceding seven hits and six runs in 6.1 innings, ultimately leading to a disheartening 9-0 loss against the Dodgers. To secure victory in this game, the Phillies will rely on Nola to deliver an improved performance on the mound.
Players to watch: Trea Turner SS (GP 66, AB 277, R 39, H 69, 2B 15, 3B 2, HR 7, RBI 20, TB 109, BB 19, SO 69, SB 11, AVG 0.249, OBP 0.297, SLG 0.394, OPS 0.691, WAR 0.7, Nick Castellanos RF (GP 67, AB 263, R 43, H 83, 2B 23, 3B 1, HR 8, RBI 41, TB 132, BB 20, SO 69, SB 3, AVG 0.316, OBP 0.361, SLG 0.502, OPS 0.863, WAR 1.7
The Arizona Diamondbacks have been impressive this season, boasting a 41-27 record and securing victories in six of their last eight games. Taking Game 1 of this series with a narrow 9-8 score on Monday night, Arizona showcased its resilience. Their pitching staff maintains a 4.42 ERA and a 1.36 WHIP, limiting opponents to a .253 batting average. On the offensive front, the Diamondbacks have tallied an impressive 351 runs, backed by a strong .264 batting average and a .329 on-base percentage.
Corbin Carroll is leading the charge for Arizona, who boasts an impressive .311 batting average accompanied by 14 home runs and 35 RBIs. Taking the mound for the Diamondbacks is Ryne Nelson, who holds a 3-3 record, a 4.95 ERA, and a 1.46 WHIP across 67.1 innings pitched this season.
Diamondbacks plan to clinch the NL West.
Building on their recent success, the Diamondbacks have excelled over the past week, securing six victories in their last seven games. With a three-game lead over the Los Angeles Dodgers in the NL West standings, they aim to extend their advantage with another triumph over the Philadelphia Phillies, marking their seventh win in eight games.
Arizona’s offensive prowess has been evident, averaging an impressive 5.19 runs per game. Their team batting average of .264 ranks them third in the league, highlighting their ability to find success at the plate consistently. Their .330 on-base percentage positions them eighth in the league, while their .440 slugging percentage ranks them fifth.
In Ryne Nelson’s recent start, he displayed his prowess on the mound, surrendering only four hits and no runs in 5.2 innings, leading to a 5-0 victory over the Detroit Tigers. The Diamondbacks will rely on a similar performance from Nelson to secure another win against the Phillies.
Players to watch: Ketel Marte 2B (GP 62, AB 243, R 45, H 68, 2B 12, 3B 4, HR 9, RBI 26, TB 115, BB 24, SO 43, SB 6, AVG 0.28, OBP 0.35, SLG 0.473, OPS 0.824, WAR 2.2, Christian Walker 1B (GP 63, AB 238, R 37, H 62, 2B 17, 3B 0, HR 12, RBI 39, TB 115, BB 22, SO 48, SB 1, AVG 0.261, OBP 0.323, SLG 0.483, OPS 0.807, WAR 1.2
Philadelphia Phillies vs Arizona Diamondbacks Betting Numbers
Over is 3-0-1 in Phillies’ last four games vs. a right-handed starter.
Under is 5-0 in Phillies’ last five games, with the total set at 11.0 or higher.
Total Under is 4-0 in Phillies’ last four road games, with the total set at 11.0 or higher.
Under is 4-0 in Nolas’ last four road starts, with the total set at 11.0 or higher.
Under is 4-0 in Nola’s last four starts, with the total set at 11.0 or higher.
Over is 5-0 in Diamondback’s last five games vs. a right-handed starter.
Over is 4-0 in Diamondback’s last four games, with the total set at 7.0-8.5.
Diamondbacks are 5-0 in Nelson’s last five starts vs. a team with a losing record.
The Diamondbacks are 0-4 in their last four home games, with the total set at 7.0-8.5.
Diamondbacks are 0-4 in Nelson’s last four starts with the total set at 7.0-8.5.
Philadelphia Phillies vs Arizona Diamondbacks Betting Picks
The Philadelphia Phillies have been struggling this season in their pitching and hope to turn things around in this game. But, the Arizona Diamondbacks are quite confident with their talented roster and will pull off a smooth win as predicted by the best MLB betting lines.
Score Prediction: Diamondbacks 4, Phillies 2.