MLB Game Preview - Marlins underdogs vs Phillies at Miami

Philadelphia PhilliesMiami Marlins
May 21, 7:10 PM | GrassMarlins Park

Philadelphia Phillies vs Miami Marlins Odds

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Philadelphia pays a visit to Miami on Tuesday, hoping to shut down the Marlins bats in baseball action at Marlins Park.

Philadelphia puts its faith in starter Tyler Cloyd to earn a win and boost his personal mark of 0-0. Getting the ball for the Marlins is Jose Fernandez, who owns a 2-2 record on the season with a 3.48 ERA.

View Philadelphia vs Miami Odds and Stats.

Betting Line:
Sportsbooks such as Bovada had installed the Marlins as +105 moneyline underdogs in this particular MLB matchup. The total, meanwhile, was set early at 7.5 before betting at 5Dimes started to move the line.

Power Rankings:
This game matches up the No. 15 (Marlins) and the No. 11 (Phillies) teams in their respective leagues, according to our current MLB Power Rankings.

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How They Match Up:
On offense, it's a battle between Miami and its National League No. 15-rated batting order, averaging 2.7 runs per nine innings, against the National League's No. 12 lineup of the Phillies at 3.5 runs per outing.

Defensively, Philadelphia features the National League's No. 4-rated defense on the road, allowing 3.7 runs per game. Miami, meanwhile, comes in at No. 15 in the National League at home, scoring 2.5 runs per game.

In their last action, Philadelphia was a 5-1 loser on the road against the Marlins. Bettors on Miami at +155 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (6) sent UNDER bettors home happy as well. Cole Hamels fanned 10 batters in a 5-1 loss against Miami in the team's last game, played on Monday at Marlins Park.

Philadelphia Phillies Trends:
When playing on Tuesday are 3-7
Before playing Miami are 6-4
After playing Miami are 6-4
After a loss are 6-4

Miami Marlins Trends:
When playing on Tuesday are 3-7
Before playing Philadelphia are 4-6
After playing Philadelphia are 4-6
After a win are 4-6

A few Phillies at Marlins trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Philadelphia's last 5 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Philadelphia's last 5 games when playing on the road against Miami
The total has gone UNDER in 7 of Philadelphia's last 9 games when playing Miami
The total has gone UNDER in 8 of Philadelphia's last 11 games
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Miami's last 5 games when playing at home against Philadelphia
The total has gone UNDER in 7 of Miami's last 9 games when playing Philadelphia
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Miami's last 6 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Miami's last 6 games at home

Next up:
Philadelphia at Miami, Wednesday, May 22