Philadelphia Phillies vs Los Angeles Dodgers Betting Odds & Game Analysis | May 20


By Ed Winchester | May 20, 2022 10:37 AM

The Los Angeles Dodgers visit the Philadelphia Phillies at Citizens Bank Park, taking the field at 7:05pm ET on Friday May 20th, 7:05pm ET. The Philadelphia Phillies are 1-run underdogs in the game, and the Over/Under is set at 8.5 runs.

Welcome to the BestOdds betting breakdown where we identify performance trends in order to analyze teams’ chances in the upcoming game.

Today, we are looking at the Major League Baseball game between the Los Angeles Dodgers and Philadelphia Phillies.

Philadelphia and Los Angeles Betting Info

  • Each of the Dodgers’ last six night games against National League opponents have gone OVER the total runs line.
  • The Dodgers have won each of their last eight games against National League opponents following a home win.

Los Angeles Dodgers Stats

Season Stats
Team Batting AVG .245
Team OBP .331
AVG Runs Scored 5.5
Team ERA 2.85
Team WHIP 1.08
Starters ERA 2.59
Starters WHIP 1.10

Key Players for Los Angeles

  • Craig Kimbrel: 3.38 ERA, 11.82 K/9, 1.31 WHIP
  • Walker Buehler: 2.89 ERA, 7.52 K/9, 1.22 WHIP
  • Daniel Hudson: 2.84 ERA, 10.66 K/9, 0.95 WHIP
  • Justin Turner: .203 Batting Avg, .255 OBP, .367 SLG, .622 OPS, 16 Runs
  • Christopher Taylor: .248 Batting Avg, .333 OBP, .410 SLG, .743 OPS, 16 Runs
  • Cody Bellinger: .205 Batting Avg, .276 OBP, .417 SLG, .693 OPS, 17 Runs
  • Maxwell Muncy: .167 Batting Avg, .340 OBP, .298 SLG, .638 OPS, 21 Runs
  • Trea Turner: .280 Batting Avg, .344 OBP, .399 SLG, .743 OPS, 18 Runs
  • Gavin Lux: .260 Batting Avg, .342 OBP, .350 SLG, .692 OPS, 20 Runs
  • William Smith: .253 Batting Avg, .352 OBP, .407 SLG, .759 OPS, 16 Runs
  • Frederick Freeman: .312 Batting Avg, .409 OBP, .493 SLG, .902 OPS, 23 Runs
  • Markus Betts: .262 Batting Avg, .352 OBP, .482 SLG, .834 OPS, 36 Runs

Philadelphia Phillies Stats

Season Stats
Team Batting AVG .251
Team OBP .313
AVG Runs Scored 4.6
Team ERA 3.92
Team WHIP 1.25
Starters ERA 3.74
Starters WHIP 1.17

Key Players for Philadelphia

  • Bradley Hand: 1.74 ERA, 11.32 K/9, 1.45 WHIP
  • Aaron Nola: 3.64 ERA, 10.53 K/9, 0.98 WHIP
  • Corey Knebel: 3.38 ERA, 7.88 K/9, 1.19 WHIP
  • Rhys Hoskins: .239 Batting Avg, .316 OBP, .457 SLG, .773 OPS, 21 Runs
  • David Herrera: .262 Batting Avg, .281 OBP, .492 SLG, .773 OPS, 7 Runs
  • Bryce Harper: .305 Batting Avg, .361 OBP, .634 SLG, .995 OPS, 29 Runs
  • Jean Segura: .294 Batting Avg, .349 OBP, .471 SLG, .820 OPS, 19 Runs
  • Nicholas Castellanos: .271 Batting Avg, .335 OBP, .443 SLG, .778 OPS, 18 Runs
  • Jacob Realmuto: .230 Batting Avg, .292 OBP, .325 SLG, .617 OPS, 19 Runs
  • Bryson Stott: .140 Batting Avg, .197 OBP, .158 SLG, .355 OPS, 4 Runs
  • Kyle Schwarber: .189 Batting Avg, .294 OBP, .424 SLG, .718 OPS, 21 Runs
  • Alec Bohm: .300 Batting Avg, .336 OBP, .408 SLG, .744 OPS, 17 Runs

The Phillies and Dodgers have met four times this season, with the Phillies winning three times and the Dodgers winning once. Their most recent matchup on May 15, 2022 ended 5-4 with the Los Angeles Dodgers taking the win.

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