Miami Marlins at Philadelphia Phillies - 9/7/22 MLB Picks and Prediction
Philadelphia Phillies (74-61) vs Miami Marlins (55-79)
Game Info: Wednesday, September 7, 2022 at 6:45 pm (Citizens Bank Park)
Bailey Falter (3-3) (4.08) vs Trevor Rogers (4-10) (5.57)
Betting Odds: Philadelphia Phillies -182 / Miami Marlins +155 --- Over/Under: 8 Click Here for the Latest Odds
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The Miami Marlins will play the Philadelphia Phillies in Game 2 of their series at Citizens Banks Park on Wednesday night.
The Miami Marlins are 55-79 this season and have lost eight games in a row. Miami lost Game 1 of this series by a score of 3-2 on Tuesday night. The Miami pitching staff has a 3.89 ERA, a 1.28 WHIP, and a .242 opponent batting average this season. The Marlins offense has scored 473 runs with a .227 batting average and a .292 on base percentage. Miguel Rojas is batting .231 with six home runs and 31 RBI’s for the Marlins this season. The projected starter for Miami is Trevor Rogers, who is 4-10 with a 5.57 ERA and a 1.56 WHIP over 93.2 innings pitched this season.
The Philadelphia Phillies are 74-61 this season and have lost six of their last eight games. Prior to winning Game 1 of this series, Philadelphia lost all three games in their series against the Giants. The Philadelphia pitching staff has a 3.89 ERA, a 1.24 WHIP, and a .241 opponent batting average. The Phillies offense has scored 632 runs with a .254 batting average and a .317 on base percentage this year. Kyle Schwarber is batting .215 with 36 home runs and 78 RBI’s for the Phillies this season. The projected starter for Philadelphia is Bailey Falter, who is 3-3 with a 4.08 ERA and a 1.19 WHIP over 57.1 innings pitched this season.
Miami is 15-37 in their last 52 games and 0-4 in their last 4 Wednesday games. The under is 5-1 in Miami’s last 6 Wednesday games. Philadelphia is 7-1 in their last 8 home games and 5-1 in their last 6 Wednesday games. The over is 5-1-1 in Philadelphia’s last 7 games. The under is 5-0 in these two teams last 5 head to head meetings.
Philadelphia currently holds a wild card spot in the NL, but the Padres and Brewers are right behind them. Miami is out of playoff contention and has lost eight games in a row. Trevor Rogers has a 5.57 ERA and has allowed 11 runs in his last 15.2 innings pitched. For the Phillies, Bailey Falter has allowed five runs over his last 18.1 innings pitched. I like the over in this game and I think Philadelphia will score early and often.