MLB Baseball is finally back after a hiatus due to the coronavirus outbreak! Tonight, baseball betting fans get to see the Marlins take on the Phillies at Citizens Bank Park in Philadelphia, PA. Furthermore, we expect this game to be interesting to watch after such a long pause. Thus, our Miami Marlins vs Philadelphia Phillies Betting Pick may be a different from before.
According to our baseball betting prediction experts, this the analysis of this game will be different. This is because we had to take several new factors in consideration. However, are about 65% confident that our baseball betting pick will make you money!
Miami Marlins vs. Philadelphia Phillies Betting Prediction and Analysis for 7/24/2020
Tonight, the Miami Marlins will open the 2020 MLB regular season against the Philadelphia Phillies. In addition, the game will be an away game for the Marlins giving the Phillies a slight home advantage. According to sports betting odds websites, the Marlins had an awful season last year finishing in last place. Thus, they are hoping to improve over last year when they had a 57-105 record.
According to baseball betting providers, the Marlins kept Mattingly as the manager and got James Rosen as the hitting coach. Furthermore, they also short stop, Miguel Rojas who is one of the main players on the team. In addition, to make up for the loss of Martin Prado and Curtis Granderson they got a few new players. They include Jonathan Villar, Corey Dickerson, Jesus Aguilar, Matt Joyce and Francisco Cervelli. However, is it enough new talent to make up for last year’s season?
On the other hand, the Phillies also had a disappointing season last year despite signing superstar, Bryce Harper. By the end of the season, the Phillies had an 81-81 record which was 16 wins behind first-place Atlanta.
However, they now have Zack Wheeler on their pitching roster and Didi Gregorius to help with their defense. IN addition, Andrew McCutchen should be back on the field after recovering from a torn ACL. Thus, Aaron Nola will now have Wheeler to back him up along with several other talents.
Marlins vs Phillies Betting Pick
Game time: 04/24/2020 at 7:058 PM ET
Bet on the Philadelphia Phillies at -1.5 (-135)
The Philadelphia Phillies are looking to start the season strong by defeating the Miami Marlins. While the Marlins are looking to do the same, the Phillies will have the advantage. This is because they will have Nola as the starting pitcher and Gregorius at shortstop.
In addition, Philadelphia also has a better defense and stronger hitters with Harper and McCutchen. We predict Philadelphia will win 6-1.