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Philadelphia Phillies Open as Moneyline Underdog vs the Miami Marlins

Those betting on MLB baseball odds will look to pick a winner at Citizens Bank Park on Thursday as the host Philadelphia Phillies battle the Miami Marlins in baseball betting odds action.

Philadelphia sends Jake Thompson out against Jose Urena for the Miami Marlins in this game. Thompson is 1-2 with a 5.23 ERA on the season, while Urena is 13-6 on the year and has a 3.61 ERA.

Opening Odds & Computer Pick

The Philadelphia Phillies were listed as 123 moneyline underdogs earlier in the day at BetOnline, while odds makers set the opening total line around 9.5 earlier at Bovada.

Prediction-scoring formulas run on this game pick a potential 6.3-4.0 result in favor of the Marlins. View the computer score prediction and who will win the pick on the moneyline for all upcoming MLB matchups here.

Miami Marlins vs Philadelphia Phillies Matchup

Team Betting Records & Power Rankings

56-89 Philadelphia battles the Marlins, currently with a 68-77 mark. Stay Informed: follow us on Twitter for odds specials, betting line moves and Philadelphia vs Miami injuries news.

It's a MLB baseball betting matchup between the No. 19-rated Philadelphia Phillies and the league No. 24-ranked Miami Marlins, according to the latest MLB power poll here at Odds Shark.

Statistical Matchup

Offensively, the game matches up Philadelphia Phillies No. 27 ranked offense (4.22 runs per game) against a Miami Marlins defense and pitching staff that sits at No. 20 at 4.95 runs allowed per game. The Philadelphia Phillies have been averaging 8.66 hits per game, less than the Miami Marlins have managed so far this season (9.03 hits on average).

Miami brings the No. 20-rated defense to this matchup, facing the Phillies's No. 23-ranked defense.

Recent Outings Betting Recap

The Marlins hope to make more contact than they did in their start against Aaron Nola, who struck out 11 batters in 8-1 loss on Wednesday at Citizens Bank Park.

Betting Trends
  • Miami is 2-14 ATS in its last 16 games
  • Miami is 1-9 SU in its last 10 games
  • The total has gone OVER in 5 of Miami's last 7 games
  • Miami is 1-10 ATS in its last 11 games on the road
  • Philadelphia is 5-0 ATS in its last 5 games
  • Philadelphia is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games at home
  • Philadelphia is 5-0 ATS in its last 5 games when playing Miami
  • Philadelphia is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games when playing Miami

Next Betting Matchups

Miami home to Milwaukee, Friday, September 15th
Philadelphia home to Oakland, Friday, September 15th