Phillies face Los Angeles Dodgers: MLB odds preview and stats
Philadelphia Phillies vs Los Angeles Dodgers Odds
Los Angeles will try to be nasty hosts on Friday when the Philadelphia Phillies pay a visit to Dodger Stadium.
Chris Capuano gets the call for the Los Angeles Dodgers and he will try to build on a 2-4 mark. In the other dugout, John Lannan brings a 0-2 ledger to the game for the Phillies as he tries to quiet the Dodgers bats.
Sportsbooks such as Bovada had installed the Dodgers as -155 moneyline favorites in this particular MLB matchup. The total, meanwhile, was set early at 7.5 before betting at 5Dimes started to move the line.
According to new MLB Power Rankings here, it's the National League No. 5-ranked Dodgers and the National League No. 15-rated Phillies in this matchup.
How They Match Up:
At the plate, Los Angeles owns the No. 6 ranking for hits in the National League at 8.5 per game. By contrast, the Phillies are rated No. 9 in the same category at 8.4 per game.
Defensively, Philadelphia features the National League's No. 7-rated defense on the road, allowing 4.1 runs per game. Los Angeles, meanwhile, comes in at No. 13 in the National League at home, scoring 3.6 runs per game.
Philadelphia lost its last outing, a 6-4 result against the Dodgers on June 27. Bettors who backed the Dodgers at -185 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (10) sent OVER bettors to the payout window. Philadelphia looks to rebound from a loss to the Dodgers, who beat them 6-4 on Thursday behind a start from Zack Greinke at Dodger Stadium.
Philadelphia Phillies Trends:
When playing on Friday are 5-5
Before playing LA Dodgers are 6-4
After playing LA Dodgers are 4-6
After a loss are 4-6
Los Angeles Dodgers Trends:
When playing on Friday are 6-4
Before playing Philadelphia are 4-6
After playing Philadelphia are 6-4
After a win are 6-4
A few Phillies at Dodgers trends to consider:
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Philadelphia's last 5 games
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Philadelphia's last 7 games on the road
Philadelphia is 7-2 SU in their last 9 games when playing on the road against LA Dodgers
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Philadelphia's last 6 games when playing LA Dodgers
LA Dodgers are 5-0 SU in their last 5 games
LA Dodgers are 5-1 SU in their last 6 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 6 of LA Dodgers' last 8 games at home
LA Dodgers are 6-2 SU in their last 8 games when playing Philadelphia
Philadelphia at LA Dodgers, Saturday, June 29