Philadelphia Phillies at Miami Marlins Free MLB Picks & Odds
by Guy Bruhn - 5/20/2014
Wednesday, May 21, 7:10 PM on CSPh, FSFL
Marlins Park, Miami, Florida
Philadelphia Phillies - Kendrick, K (0-4) vs. Miami Marlins - Eovaldi, N (2-2)
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Kyle Kendrick will be hoping to finally pick up his first win of the season when the Philadelphia Phillies go up against Nathan Eovaldi and the Miami Marlins on Wednesday.
Kyle Kendrick pitched well against the Cincinnati Reds last week, but he still ended up losing and picked up his fourth loss of the season. He pitched seven innings in that outing and gave up three runs on four hits while striking out five and walking one. He is now 0-4 on the season with a 3.96 ERA through eight starts.
Marlins outfielder Giancarlo Stanton has hit a home runs off of Kendrick, but he is just 3-for-21 against him. Garrett Jones has had the most success against Kendrick of all of the Marlins' hitters by going 4-for-12 with a home run and two RBI against him.
Nathan Eovaldi had his shortest outing of the season last Thursday versus the San Francisco Giants and ended up taking his second loss of the season. He pitched 4.1 innings in the game and gave up a season-high six earned runs on nine hits while walking two and striking out two. He now has a 2-2 record on the season with a decent 3.62 ERA.
Jimmy Rollins has a .353 batting average in 17 at-bats against Eovaldi with a double, a home run and two RBI. Domonic Brown is 4-for-16 against him with no extra-base hits and three strikeouts.
Philadelphia Phillies Betting Trends
Philadelphia Phillies are 22-16-3 against the Over/Under
Run Differential for Philadelphia Phillies is -0.5
Miami Marlins Betting Trends
Miami Marlins are 27-15-3 against the Over/Under
Run differential for Miami Marlins is 0.4
Injuries to Watch
05/13/14 2B Freddy Galvis Collarbone out 6-8 weeks
03/28/14 P Miguel Gonzalez Shoulder 60-day DL (3/21)
05/13/14 P Jose Fernandez Elbow 15-day DL (5/10), out for season
03/28/14 2B Rafael Furcal Hamstring 15-day DL (3/21)
Guy's Pick: Take Miami
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