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2021 MLB Handicapping
(67-45) Los Angeles Dodgers vs. Philadelphia Phillies (59-53)
Date: Tuesday, August 10th, 2021
Time: 7:05 PM ET
Venue: Citizens Bank Park, Philadelphia, PA
Projected Pitchers: Max Scherzer (LAD) vs. Aaron Nola (PHI)
MLB Moneyline Odds: Dodgers -185 Phillies +140
MLB RunLine Betting Odds: Dodgers -1.5, Phillies +1.5
MLB Baseball Gambling Total: O/U: 9.5
The Dodgers will be in Philadelphia to take on the Phillies for game 1 Tuesday at 7:05 ET.
Max Scherer is going for the Dodgers and Aaron Nola gets the ball for the Phillies.
The Dodgers won the series the last time they played each other.
Los Angeles Dodgers
The Dodgers have had a good season so far and they have been playing well as of late.
They are still in 2nd place of the National League West with a record of 67-45. The Giants lead them by 4 games.
Los Angeles beat the Angels 8-2 on Sunday. They ended up taking 2 out of 3 in that series.
Walker Buehler kept up his good pitching on Sunday when he went 6 innings and allowed 1 earned run.
Max Scherzer is 9-4 with a 2.75 ERA. He was very good in his first start with the Dodgers against the Astros.
The pitching has been excellent for this team. They hold an ERA of 3.17 which is the best in baseball.
They have also been good when it comes to offense. The Dodgers are scoring 5.21 runs per game which is 2nd best in baseball.
Los Angeles has hit 154 home runs which is 5th best in the majors.
The Phillies have been playing very well lately and they have won 8 games in a row.
They are in 1st place of the National League East with a record of 59-53. They lead the Braves by 2 games.
Philadelphia beat the Mets 3-0 on Sunday to complete the sweep. In that series, the Phillies scored 12 runs and allowed 5 runs.
Zack Wheeler threw a complete game shutout on Sunday.
Aaron Nola is 7-6 with a 4.49 ERA. His last start was against the Nationals where he went 5 innings and allowed 5 earned runs. The Phillies won that game 7-6.
Pitching for this team has been up and down this year. They have an ERA of 4.41 which is 18th best in baseball.
Their offense is very balanced and they have done a good job scoring runs. The team is scoring 4.62 runs per game which is 13th best in the majors.
Philadelphia has hit 136 home runs which is 14th best.
MLB Baseball Betting Trends:
- Dodgers are 5-2 in their last 7 games overall.
- Dodgers are 5-2 in their last 7 games on grass.
- Dodgers are 37-15 in their last 52 Tuesday games.
- Dodgers are 16-7 in their last 23 games vs. the National League East.
- Phillies are 2-5 in their last 7 home games with the total set at 8.0-9.5.
- Phillies are 3-8 in their last 11 games following an off day.
Los Angeles Dodgers vs. Philadelphia Phillies MLB Prediction:
This is a series between 2 teams that have been playing very well as of late. I definitely expect it to be a good and entertaining series.
Even with how hot the Phillies have been, the Dodgers are still the better team. Los Angeles really needs these to games to gain ground on the Giants. I look for them to perform well in this game.
I feel that Scherzer will be able to out pitch Nola and get his team a win.
I like the Dodgers on the moneyline in this one.
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