Eric Stults vs Roy Halladay matchup featured in MLB action
San Diego Padres vs Philadelphia Phillies Odds
Baseball bettors look for value at Citizens Bank Park on Wednesday as host Philadelphia battles the San Diego Padres in baseball odds action.
The Phillies will turn to Roy Halladay and his 3-4 record as they look for a win in this one, while the Padres send Eric Stults (8-13) to the hill.
It's a baseball betting matchup between the National League No. 15-rated Phillies and the league No. 14-ranked Padres, according to the latest MLB power poll here at Odds Shark.
How They Match Up:
Scoring stats point to some edges in this matchup. The game features Philadelphia's National League No. 14-ranked scoring average of 3.8 runs per game, against a Padres offense rated No. 12 and scoring 3.9 runs per game in the league. The Phillies have averaged 8.3 hits per game to date this season, less than the Padres hitters have managed (8.4 per nine innings).
Pitching and defensive stats are important baseball handicapping factors and Philadelphia has the National League's No. 15-ranked defense. In the other dugout, the Padres own the National League's No. 13 mark in runs allowed.
The Padres were an 8-2 winner in their most recent outing on the road against the Phillies. That made winners of bettors who got San Diego at -112 on the moneyline, while the total score (10) was good news for OVER bettors. San Diego looks to continue its winning ways following a victory last time out against the Phillies, an 8-2 final on Tuesday in support of Andrew Cashner at Citizens Bank Park.
San Diego Padres Trends:
When playing on Wednesday are 5-5
Before playing Philadelphia are 4-6
After playing Philadelphia are 4-6
After a win are 5-5
Philadelphia Phillies Trends:
When playing on Wednesday are 6-4
Before playing San Diego are 5-5
After playing San Diego are 5-5
After a loss are 7-3
A few Padres at Phillies trends to consider:
San Diego is 6-1 SU in its last 7 games
The total has gone OVER in 4 of San Diego's last 5 games when playing Philadelphia
The total has gone UNDER in 7 of San Diego's last 9 games
The total has gone OVER in 5 of San Diego's last 7 games when playing on the road against Philadelphia
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Philadelphia's last 5 games when playing San Diego
Philadelphia is 16-6 SU in its last 22 games when playing San Diego
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Philadelphia's last 7 games when playing at home against San Diego
Philadelphia is 8-4 SU in its last 12 games at home
San Diego at Philadelphia, Thursday, September 12