MLB Betting Line Favors the Philadelphia Phillies over the San Francisco Giants
The Philadelphia Phillies host San Francisco on Monday, looking to pick up a win and improve their 43-55 mark against the 54-44 Giants in MLB betting odds action at Citizens Bank Park.
Cliff Lee will take the mound for the Philadelphia Phillies, and he'll carry a 4-4 record into the contest. Ryan Vogelsong gets the ball for the San Francisco Giants; he's 5-7 so far this season.
San Francisco Giants vs Philadelphia Phillies Opening Odds and Betting Line
Betting fans looking to pick the Philadelphia Phillies in this matchup found them as -130 favorites on the MLB money line at 5Dimes. Betting the over under instead? It was 7 at its open earlier today and hovering near that number at Bovada.
Computer Prediction: San Francisco Giants vs Philadelphia Phillies Pick
Handicapping models based on recent betting stats and prediction formulas pick a 4.3-3.4 win for the Giants. A 4.3-3.4 result in favor of the Giants is the prediction by the Odds Shark handicapping pick engine. View the computer score prediction and who will win the pick on the moneyline for all upcoming MLB matchups here.
Team Betting Records & Power Rankings
The Philadelphia Phillies sport a record of 43-55 heading into this matchup, while the San Francisco Giants sit at 54-44 on the season Stay Informed: follow us on Twitter for odds specials, betting line moves and Philadelphia vs San Francisco injuries news.
According to MLB Power Rankings here, it's the No. 28-ranked Philadelphia Phillies and the No. 20-rated San Francisco Giants in this matchup.
How San Francisco Giants vs Philadelphia Phillies Stats Matchup
Rating these teams in several key categories is important for handicappers and Philadelphia has baseball's No. 28-rated offensive output, at 8.26 hits per game. The San Francisco Giants average 8.13 hits per game, good for No. 27 on the list.
Defensively, San Francisco features the No. 7-rated defense on the road, allowing 3.71 runs per game. Philadelphia, meanwhile, comes in at No. 28 at home, scoring 3.48 runs per game.
Recent Outings Betting Recap
San Francisco lost its last outing, a 3-2 result against the Marlins on July 20. Bettors who backed the Marlins at +117 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (5) sent UNDER bettors to the payout window. San Francisco didn't get the job done in their last match, falling 3-2 to Miami on Sunday at Marlins Park.
In their last action, Philadelphia was a 8-2 loser on the road against the Braves. Bettors on Atlanta at -174 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (10) sent OVER bettors home happy as well. Philadelphia suffered a 8-2 loss against Atlanta on Sunday, as Kyle Kendrick wasn't able to lead his team to victory at Turner Field.
San Francisco Giants vs Philadelphia Phillies Betting Odds Trends
San Francisco is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games
The total has gone OVER in 5 of San Francisco's last 7 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 4 of San Francisco's last 6 games when playing Philadelphia
San Francisco is 6-2 SU in its last 8 games when playing on the road against Philadelphia
Philadelphia is 1-4 SU in its last 5 games
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Philadelphia's last 7 games
Philadelphia is 1-6 SU in its last 7 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Philadelphia's last 6 games at home
Next Betting Matchups
San Francisco at Philadelphia, Tuesday, July 22nd