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Arizona DiamondbacksPhiladelphia Phillies
Aug 5, 1:35 PM | GrassCitizens Bank Park

Arizona Diamondbacks vs Philadelphia Phillies Odds

55-52TEAM RECORD48-59

Baseball bettors look for value at Citizens Bank Park on Sunday as host Philadelphia battles the Arizona Diamondbacks in baseball odds action.

Philadelphia sends Cliff Lee out against Trevor Cahill for the Diamondbacks in this game. Lee is 2-6 with a 3.73 ERA on the season, while Cahill is 9-9 on the year and has a 3.75 ERA.

View Arizona vs Philadelphia Odds and Stats.

Betting Line:
The Diamondbacks were listed as +-140 underdogs on the baseball moneyline at many online sportsbooks. The total was set at 7.5 before betting started earlier on Monday.

Power Rankings:
According to new MLB Power Rankings here, it's the National League No. 7-ranked Phillies and the National League No. 10-rated Diamondbacks in this matchup.

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How They Match Up:
Offensively, the game matches up Philadelphia's No. 9 ranked National League offense (4.1 runs per game) against a Diamondbacks defense and pitching staff that sits at No. 8 in the National League at 4.1 runs allowed per game. The Phillies have been averaging 8.9 hits per game, almost the same as the Diamondbacks have managed so far this season (8.9 hits on average).

Defensively, Arizona features the National League's No. 3-rated defense on the road, allowing 3.5 runs per game. Philadelphia, meanwhile, comes in at No. 11 in the National League at home, scoring 3.9 runs per game.

Arizona lost its last outing, a 3-0 result against the Phillies on August 4. Bettors who backed the Phillies at -141 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (3) sent UNDER bettors to the payout window. The Diamondbacks were shut out in their last start, struggling to get much going against the Philadelphia staff and losing 3-0 to the Phillies on Saturday at Citizens Bank Park.

Arizona Diamondbacks Trends:
When playing on Sunday are 5-5
Before playing Pittsburgh are 4-6
After playing Philadelphia are 3-7
After a loss are 6-4

Philadelphia Phillies Trends:
When playing on Sunday are 6-4
Before playing Atlanta are 4-6
After playing Arizona are 7-3
After a win are 7-3

A few Diamondbacks at Phillies trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Arizona's last 6 games when playing on the road against Philadelphia
Arizona is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games
Arizona is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Arizona's last 6 games
Philadelphia is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games at home
Philadelphia is 10-2 SU in its last 12 games when playing at home against Arizona
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Philadelphia's last 6 games when playing at home against Arizona
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Philadelphia's last 5 games

Next up:
Arizona at Pittsburgh, Monday, August 6
Philadelphia home to Atlanta, Monday, August 6

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