Philadelphia Phillies at Miami Marlins 7/1/2014 Free MLB Picks & Odds
by Guy Bruhn - 6/30/2014
Tuesday, July 1, 2014, 7:10 PM on CSPh, FSFL
Marlins Park, Miami, Florida
Philadelphia Phillies - Burnett, A (5-7) vs. Miami Marlins - Alvarez, H (5-3)
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Philadelphia Phillies veteran A.J. Burnett will look to win his sixth game of the season when he faces Henderson Alvarez and the Miami Marlins on Tuesday night.
Last Wednesday, right-hander A.J. Burnett pitched pretty well against the Miami Marlins, but he ended up suffering his seventh loss of the year. He pitched seven innings in that outing and allowed three runs on five hits while striking out eight and walking three. Burnett now has a 3.89 ERA this season and he has been able to strike out 85 batters in 11 innings pitched.
Marlins veteran Jeff Mathis has three hits in seven at-bats against Burnett in his career with a double and three RBI. Derek Dietrich is the only player on the Marlins who has hit a home run off of Burnett.
Henderson Alvarez won his second consecutive game last week against the Philadelphia after giving up two runs (one earned) in 6.2 innings. He allowed seven hits in that outing and walked two batters while striking out three. Through 16 starts, Alvarez is 5-3 with an excellent 2.32 ERA and he has only given up four home runs on 101 innings.
Ryan Howard is just 2-for-8 against Alvarez in his career, but he is the only player on the Phillies to hit a homer off of him. Second baseman Chase Utley is 4-for-10 against Alvarez with a double, two walks and an RBI.
Philadelphia Phillies Betting Trends
Philadelphia Phillies are 39-36-7 against the Over/Under
Run Differential for Philadelphia Phillies is -0.5
Miami Marlins Betting Trends
Miami Marlins are 46-30-6 against the Over/Under
Run differential for Miami Marlins is -0.1
Injuries to Watch
06/27/14 C Carlos Ruiz Concussion 7-day DL (6/25)
06/25/14 C Wil Nieves Quad 15-day DL (6/19)
06/20/14 3B Reid Brignac Ankle 15-day DL (6/20)
06/17/14 P Jonathan Pettibone Shoulder out indefinitely
06/07/14 P Mike Adams Rotator Cuff 15-day DL (6/7)
06/01/14 P Jeff Manship Quad 15-day DL (6/1)
05/20/14 P Cliff Lee Elbow 15-day DL (5/20)
05/13/14 2B Freddy Galvis Collarbone out 6-8 weeks
03/28/14 P Miguel Gonzalez Shoulder 60-day DL (3/21)
06/30/14 CF Marcell Ozuna Leg questionable
06/28/14 P Anthony DeSclafani Forearm questionable
06/25/14 SS Adeiny Hechavarria Tricep 15-day DL (6/21)
06/22/14 2B Rafael Furcal Hamstring 15-day DL (6/20)
05/28/14 P Carter Capps Elbow 60-day DL (5/26)
05/24/14 P Brad Hand Ankle 15-day DL (5/24)
05/13/14 P Jose Fernandez Elbow 15-day DL (5/10), out for season
Guy's Pick: Take Philadelphia
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