The baseball betting San Diego Padres and Philadelphia Phillies will complete their four-game series on Monday in a game that can be seen on ESPN. If it was anything like Sunday’s game it should be a good one. The Padres pulled out a 6-5 win on Sunday in 10 innings as pinch-hitter Oscar Salazar drove in the game winner. Adrian Gonzalez had a home run and three RBIs and Heath Bell got his 15th save of the season. It was a big win for the Padres since the Phillies had won the first two games of the series. Now the Padres will try and get the equalizer in the finale on Monday.
SBG Global Current Line: Phillies - 175, Total 9 Under – 120
The pitching matchup on Monday looks like a good one as Wade LeBlanc goes for the Padres while Cole Hamels gets the start for Philadlephia. LeBlanc is 2-4 on the season with a 3.67 ERA. LeBlanc has lost his last four starts but he has not pitched that poorly. Last time out against the Mets he allowed just two runs in 5 1/3 innings.
Hamels threw just 24 pitches in his last start against Atlanta. He gave up a three-run home run to Troy Glaus and then the rain came. He did not return so his ERA took a hit. The Phillies are still 5-2 in Hamels’ last 7 starts.
Here are the mlb betting stats for Monday’s game. The Padres are 6-2 in LeBlanc’s last 8 road starts. The Padres are 0-4 in LeBlanc’s last 4 starts.
The Padres are 1-4 in the last 5 meetings in Philadelphia.
The Phillies are 5-11 in their last 16 games vs. a left-handed starter. The Phillies are 6-1 in Hamels’ last 7 Monday starts. The Phillies are 4-1 in Hamels’ last 5 home starts.
The Under is 4-1 in the Padres last 5 road games vs. a left-handed starter. The Under is 9-4-1 in the Padres last 14 road games. The Over is 6-2 in the Padres last 8 Monday games. The Over is 8-3 in LeBlanc’s last 11 road starts. The Under is 5-1 in the Phillies last 6 home games vs. a left-handed starter. The Under is 4-0 in Hamels’ last 4 home starts but the Over is 4-0 in Hamels’ last 4 home starts vs. the Padres.