Philadelphia Phillies at Los Angeles Dodgers MLB Parlay 5/31/2019
Friday, May 31, 2019
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Probable Pitchers: Jake Arrieta vs. Kenta Maeda
Cody Bellinger and the Los Angeles Dodgers (37-19, 1st in NL West) play the Philadelphia Phillies (33-22, 1st in NL East) at Dodger Stadium on Friday, May 31, 2019. The Dodgers open this matchup at -165 while the Phillies are priced at +155. The total is set at 8.5.
The Phillies have been an excellent bet for baseball bettors, having gone 33-22-0 SU. Los Angeles is covering 66.1% of the time, going 37-19-0 straight up. The Dodgers have been great for baseball wagerers as favorites, going 37-17-0 SU. The Phillies cover 46.2% of the time as the underdog, having gone 6-7-0 straight up.
Valuable Philadelphia Phillies Betting Trends
The Phillies have been a less than ideal Over option for over/under MLB bettors, having gone 25-29-1.
The Phillies cover 52.0% of the time as the away team, having gone 13-12-0 straight up.
Important Los Angeles Dodgers Betting Trends
Los Angeles is covering 75.0% of the time at Dodger Stadium, going 21-7-0 SU.
The Dodgers have been an excellent Over option for over/under MLB bettors, having gone 31-23-2.
Key Philadelphia Phillies Injuries
5/29/2019 Adam Morgan RP Forearm Expected to be out until at least Jun 21
5/29/2019 Edubray Ramos RP Shoulder Expected to be out until at least Jun 17
5/28/2019 Roman Quinn CF Groin Expected to be out until at least Jun 7
5/28/2019 Tommy Hunter RP Elbow Expected to be out until at least Jun 21
5/26/2019 Pat Neshek RP Shoulder Expected to be out until at least Jul 12
5/25/2019 David Robertson RP Elbow Expected to be out until at least Jun 23
5/21/2019 Victor Arano RP Elbow Expected to be out until at least Aug 1
Key Los Angeles Dodgers Injuries
5/27/2019 Austin Barnes C Groin Expected to be out until at least Jun 7
5/26/2019 Tony Cingrani RP Shoulder Expected to be out until at least Jun 3
5/1/2019 A.J CF Elbow Expected to be out until at least Jul 2
2/6/2019 Tom Koehler SP Shoulder Expected to be out until at least Jul 1
Useful Pitching Statistics
The Phillies have a 33-22 overall record this season. Starting pitcher Jake Arrieta has a 5-4 record with an earned run average of 3.60 and a WHIP of 1.30 this season. He has 59 strikeouts over his 70 innings pitched and he's given up 65 hits. He's allowed 8.4 hits per 9 innings and he has a FIP of 4.37. The bullpen has an earned run average of 4.01 and they have given up 181 base hits on the year. Teams are hitting .249 against the bullpen and they've struck out 193 hitters and walked 75 batters. As a team, Philadelphia allows 8.8 hits per nine innings while striking out 8.6 batters per nine innings. They are 10th in the league in team earned run average at 4.09. The Phillies pitchers collectively have given up 487 base hits and 226 earned runs. They have allowed 80 home runs this season, ranking them 8th in the league. Philadelphia as a pitching staff has walked 188 batters and struck out 475. They have walked 3.4 men per 9 innings while striking out 8.6 per 9. They have a team WHIP of 1.36 and their FIP as a unit is 4.60.
As a team Philadelphia is hitting .247, good for 20th in the league. The Phillies hold a .421 team slugging percentage and an on-base percentage of .330, which is good for 12th in baseball. They rank 19th in MLB with 8.5 hits per game. Cesar Hernandez is hitting .305 with an on-base percentage of .362. He has 61 hits this season in 200 at bats with 27 runs batted in. He has a slugging percentage of .485 and an OPS+ of 119. Rhys Hoskins is hitting .276 this year and he has an on-base percentage of .397. He has totaled 54 hits and he has driven in 41 men in 196 at bats. His OPS+ is 142 while his slugging percentage is at .541. The Phillies have 465 hits, including 115 doubles and 66 home runs. Philadelphia has walked 218 times so far this season and they have struck out 491 times as a unit. They have left 396 men on base and have a team OPS of .751. They score 5.05 runs per contest and have scored a total of 278 runs this year.
Useful Pitching Statistics
Los Angeles has a 37-19 overall mark this year. With an earned run average of 3.67, Kenta Maeda has a 6-2 record and a 1.17 WHIP. He has 56 strikeouts over the 56.1 innings he's pitched. He also has given up 46 hits. He's allowing 7.3 hits per nine innings and his FIP stands at 4.06. The bullpen has an earned run average of 4.81 and they have given up 164 base hits on the year. Teams are hitting .242 against the Dodgers bullpen. Their relievers have struck out 167 batters and walked 58 opposing hitters. As a team, Los Angeles allows 7.9 hits per nine innings while striking out 8.8 batters per nine innings. They are 3rd in the league in team earned run average at 3.64. The Dodgers pitchers as a team have surrendered 436 base knocks and 201 earned runs this season. They have given up 70 home runs this year, which ranks 19th in Major League Baseball. Los Angeles as a staff has walked 128 hitters and struck out 485 batters. They give up a walk 2.3 times per 9 innings while they strike out 8.8 per 9. Their team WHIP is 1.13 while their FIP as a staff is 3.92.
As a team, they are batting .264, good for 3rd in the league. The Dodgers hold a .466 team slugging percentage and an on-base percentage of .350, which is good for 1st in baseball. They rank 8th in MLB with 8.8 hits per contest. Cody Bellinger comes into this matchup batting .378 with an OBP of .464. He has 74 hits this year along with 52 RBI in 196 AB's. He maintains a slugging percentage of .760 with an OPS+ of 219. Justin Turner is hitting .306 this season and he has an OBP of .392. He has collected 57 hits in 186 at bats while driving in 25 runs. He has an OPS+ of 124 and a slugging percentage of .446. The Dodgers as a unit have 495 base hits, including 96 doubles and 88 homers. Los Angeles has walked 233 times this year and they have struck out on 427 occasions. They have had 419 men left on base and have an OPS of .817. They have scored 5.46 runs per game and totaled 306 runs this season.
Who will win tonight's Phillies/Dodgers MLB game against the spread?
Parlays Pundit's Pick: Take the Phillies +155
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