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The Philadelphia Phillies will be trying to extend a winning streak on Saturday when they take on the Arizona Diamondbacks at Citizens Bank Park.
The Diamondbacks will give the ball to starter Randall Delgado in this one. Righthander Delgado is 4-4 this season with a 3.69 ERA.
Delgado's opponent in this one will be Ethan Martin. The Phillies righthander has a 5.23 ERA to go along with a 2-2 record this season.
Arizona lost its last outing, a 4-3 result against the Phillies on August 23. Bettors who backed the Phillies at -119 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (7) sent UNDER bettors to the payout window.
Arizona has lost 3 straight games.
Philadelphia has won 3 straight games.
Arizona: 65-62 SU
Philadelphia: 58-70 SU
Arizona most recently:
When playing on Saturday are 6-4
Before playing Philadelphia are 6-4
After playing Philadelphia are 2-8
After a loss are 6-4
Philadelphia most recently:
When playing on Saturday are 4-6
Before playing Arizona are 4-6
After playing Arizona are 7-3
After a win are 4-6
A few trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Arizona's last 5 games when playing Philadelphia
Arizona is 2-5 SU in its last 7 games when playing Philadelphia
Arizona is 1-4 SU in its last 5 games
Arizona is 1-4 SU in its last 5 games on the road
Philadelphia is 12-2 SU in its last 14 games when playing at home against Arizona
Philadelphia is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games
Philadelphia is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Philadelphia's last 5 games when playing Arizona
Philadelphia home to Arizona, Sunday, August 25