The Phillies head into Wednesday's matchup vs. the Dodgers looking to complete a three-game sweep, as they have won the first two games of this series. They are 1st in the NL East with a record of 59-32. Los Angeles is 1st in the NL West at 55-37 and they will be looking to avoid a three-game losing streak.

Wednesday's forecast in Philadelphia calls for light rain and temperatures in the low to mid-90s. ESPN is carrying this game on TV, and the over/under line is at 9 runs. The Phillies are the slight favorite on the money line (-136), while the Dodgers are currently at +116.


The Pick: Philadelphia Phillies Moneyline -136

This game will be played at Citizens Bank Park at 7:05 ET on Wednesday, July 10th.


  • We have the Phillies winning by a score of 6 to 5
  • However, if you're looking for a run line pick, we like the Dodgers to cover
  • As for an over/under pick, we have this game finishing with 11 runs and like the over

Philadelphia cruised to an easy 10-1 win over the Dodgers in the most recent game of this series. The Phillies had a huge 4th inning, scoring six of their ten runs. As for the Dodgers, they scored their only run in the 5th. Heading into the game, the Phillies were favored at -158 on the money line.

Zack Wheeler only went five innings for the Phillies but gave up just one run and picked up the win. He finished the game with seven strikeouts but issued two walks. Bobby Miller struggled on the mound for the Dodgers, giving up nine earned runs in just four innings of work.

Trea Turner, Brandon Marsh, and Bryson Stott each homered for the Phillies. Turner, Stott, Rafael Marchan, and Johan Rojas each had two RBIs. Marchan had a three-hit game and scored two runs.

Dodgers Records & Stats

Los Angeles is 55-37 overall this season, and they lead the NL West by 7.5 games over the Padres. The Dodgers have dropped two straight games, and their record in the division is 18-15 this year. At home, the Dodgers are 28-19 and 27-18 on the road.

So far, the Dodgers have gone 53-32 as the favorite, and they are just 2-5 as the underdog. Los Angeles has an overall series record of 18-12-1 this season. Looking at their overall play, the Dodgers have gone just 4-6 over their last 10 games.

When the Dodgers are on the road, they have a run line record of 24-21, which includes a two-game losing streak against the run line. Their average run margin in those games is 1.3, which is slightly higher than their overall average run margin of 1.0. They have been favored in 85 of their 90 games, and their run line record as the favorite is 43-42.

Los Angeles Dodgers are on the road against the Philadelphia Phillies today. The over/under line is set at 9 runs, which is slightly higher than their combined run average of 8.9. The Dodgers have a 49-43 over/under record this season, and when the line is set at 9 runs, they are 6-4. Overall, 71.7% of their games have had lower over/under lines than 9 runs, and their current over streak is at 2 games.

The Dodgers are sending right-hander Gavin Stone to the mound today vs. the Phillies. Stone has made 16 starts this season and has a record of 9-2 with an ERA of 3.03. So far, he has pitched one complete game shutout and has turned in eight quality starts. Stone's ERA on the road is 3.48, and he has a record of 6-1 away from home. In his last outing, Stone finished with a no-decision, giving up four earned runs in three innings of work. Before that, he had won two straight starts.

Shohei Ohtani has been a huge addition to the Dodgers lineup this season, as he is batting .315 with 28 home runs and 65 RBIs. Ohtani's 28 homers are 2nd in the league and the top mark on the Dodgers roster. Teoscar Hernandez is also among the league leaders in home runs, as his 19 homers are 8th in the MLB. For the season, the Dodgers are 3rd in home runs and have the league's top on-base percentage.

As a team, the Dodgers are averaging 5 runs per game, which is 4th in the league. They have been even better on the road, averaging 5.1 runs per contest. The Dodgers also come into the game as the league's top team in terms of OPS and on-base percentage.

Phillies Records & Stats

Philadelphia is 59-32 overall this season, and they lead the NL East by 7.5 games over the Braves. The Phillies are currently on a two-game winning streak at home, and they are 34-14 at home this season.

So far, the Phillies have gone 15-10 in divisional matchups this season. They will take on the Dodgers at home today, and they are 25-18 on the road. This year, the Phillies have been really good as the favorite, going 51-24, and they are 8-8 as the underdog. In night games this season, the Phillies have gone 39-16.

When the Phillies win, they win big, with an average run margin of 3.8 runs per game. That's helped them to a run line record of 48-43 on the season. They've been especially good at home, where they're 25-23 against the run line. Overall, they've been favored in 75 games, going 40-35 against the run line in those contests. As an underdog, they're 8-8. Their average run margin for the season is 1.3 runs per game.

The Philadelphia Phillies have an over/under record of 41-45 this season, with an average of 8.6 runs scored per game. When the over/under line is set at 9 runs, their record is 2-5-1. Overall, only 13.2% of their games have had over/under lines set at 9 runs or higher. Their games have had an average over/under line of 8 runs per game.

Left-hander Cristopher Sánchez gets the start for the Phillies today as he faces the Dodgers at home. He has made 17 starts this year and has a record of 6-4 with a 2.96 ERA. Sánchez's WHIP for the season is currently 1.24. In his 17 starts, he has one complete game shutout and nine quality starts. Sánchez most recently pitched on July 4th, where he took the loss, going four innings and giving up seven earned runs on three homers. Before that outing, he had won three straight starts.

The Phillies have been one of the best-hitting teams in the league this season, as they are 3rd in batting average and 5th in runs scored. They have been even better at home, averaging 5.4 runs per game. Overall, they are 6th in home runs and have the 4th best OPS in the league. The Phillies have also done a good job of putting the ball in play, as they have the 3rd best team BABIP in the league.

Bryce Harper has been one of the league's top power hitters this season, as his 20 homers are 7th in the league, and he is also 10th in RBIs. Alec Bohm has been the team's best run producer this season, as his 70 RBIs are the best mark on the team and 4th in the league. Schwarber has also been a good power threat, with 17 homers.