Padres face Philadelphia Phillies: MLB odds preview and stats
San Diego Padres vs Philadelphia Phillies Odds
Philadelphia will try to be nasty hosts on Tuesday when the San Diego Padres pay a visit to Citizens Bank Park.
Philadelphia sends Tyler Cloyd out against Andrew Cashner for the Padres in this game. Cloyd is 2-3 with a 4.02 ERA on the season, while Cashner is 8-8 on the year and has a 3.42 ERA.
Sportsbooks such as Bovada had installed the Phillies as -105 moneyline favorites in this particular MLB matchup. The total, meanwhile, was set early at 8 before betting at 5Dimes started to move the line.
The MLB Power Rankings at Odds Shark show the National League's No. 14-rated Padres taking on the National League's No. 15-rated Phillies in this contest.
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 3.8 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).
Defensively, San Diego features the National League's No. 15-rated defense on the road, allowing 5 runs per game. Philadelphia, meanwhile, comes in at No. 8 in the National League at home, scoring 4.1 runs per game.
The Padres were a 5-2 winner in their most recent outing at home against the Rockies. That made winners of bettors who got San Diego at -140 on the moneyline, while the total score (7) was good news for UNDER bettors. The Padres enjoyed a 5-2 victory at the expense of the Rockies on Sunday, with Ian Kennedy throwing 5 innings of 5-hit ball at PETCO Park.
Philadelphia won its last outing, a 3-2 result against the Braves on September 8. Bettors who backed the Phillies at -122 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (5) sent UNDER bettors to the payout window. The Phillies grabbed a win last time out, defeating Paul Maholm and the Braves 3-2 on Sunday at Citizens Bank Park.
San Diego Padres Trends:
When playing on Tuesday are 4-6
Before playing Philadelphia are 3-7
After playing Colorado are 5-5
After a win are 5-5
Philadelphia Phillies Trends:
When playing on Tuesday are 6-4
Before playing San Diego are 4-6
After playing Atlanta are 5-5
After a win are 5-5
A few Padres at Phillies trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 7 of San Diego's last 8 games
San Diego is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games
The total has gone OVER in 6 of San Diego's last 8 games when playing Philadelphia
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of San Diego's last 7 games on the road
Philadelphia is 16-5 SU in its last 21 games when playing San Diego
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Philadelphia's last 8 games when playing San Diego
Philadelphia is 8-3 SU in its last 11 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Philadelphia's last 7 games
San Diego at Philadelphia, Wednesday, September 11