Arizona Diamondbacks vs. Philadelphia Phillies 10/24/23 MLB NLCS Game 7 Analysis, Best Picks, and Odds

Arizona Diamondbacks vs. Philadelphia Phillies 10/24/23 – As we approach one of the most anticipated matchups in the MLB season, the Arizona Diamondbacks are set to face the Philadelphia Phillies for Game 7 of the NLCS. With the series tied 3-3, this decider will be held at Citizens Bank Park, setting the stage for a thrilling showdown. The starting pitchers for this crucial game are Brandon Pfaadt for Arizona and Ranger Suarez for Philadelphia. For those interested in wagering on this game, it’s recommended to visit some of the best betting sites in Canada for optimum odds and expert insights.

Arizona Diamondbacks vs. Philadelphia Phillies

Date & Time: Tuesday, October 24, 2023 at 8:07 PM ET

Location: Citizens Bank Park


Arizona Diamondbacks vs. Philadelphia Phillies 10/24/23 Betting Odds

Diamondbacks +140+1.5 (-155)8.5 over (-105)
Phillies -153-1.5 (+135)8.5 under (-115)

Arizona Diamondbacks Analysis

This season, the Arizona Diamondbacks have exhibited a commendable offensive capability. With a .250 batting average, they’ve amassed 746 runs from 1359 hits and have also hit 166 home runs. Their on-base percentage stands at .322, and their slugging percentage is an impressive .408.

Defensively, the Diamondbacks have faced some challenges. With an ERA of 4.48 and a WHIP of 1.32, they’ve allowed 525 walks. Their pitchers have struck out 1351 opponents, with their opponents having a batting average of .251.

Brandon Pfaadt, Arizona’s starting pitcher, hasn’t had the most stellar season. He’s sitting at a 3-9 win-loss record, boasting a 5.72 ERA and a 1.41 WHIP. Over 96 innings pitched, he’s allowed 109 hits, struck out 94, and walked 26. With 22 home runs against him, Pfaadt will need to be at his best against the Phillies.

Philadelphia Phillies Analysis

The Phillies have had a slightly better offensive season compared to the Diamondbacks. They’ve registered a .256 batting average and managed to score 796 runs from 1417 hits. Their prowess is further demonstrated by their 220 home runs, a .327 on-base percentage, and a .438 slugging percentage.

On the defensive front, the Phillies look solid. Their ERA stands at 4.02, with a WHIP of 1.24. Their pitchers have given away 470 walks while striking out 1454 batters. The opposing teams have a batting average of .240 against the Phillies.

Ranger Suarez, the starting pitcher for Philadelphia, has put up decent numbers this season. With a 4-6 record, he has a 4.18 ERA and a 1.42 WHIP. Over 125 innings, Suarez has allowed 129 hits, struck out 119, walked 48, and given up 13 home runs. His experience and previous performance set him up as a formidable opponent for the Diamondbacks.

Arizona Diamondbacks vs. Philadelphia Phillies Against the Spread

The Diamondbacks come into this game with a strong recent performance, going 8-3 SU in their last 11 games. However, their track record against the Phillies isn’t as favorable, standing at 3-6 SU in their last 9 matchups. When it comes to road games, Arizona has been impressive, going 5-2 SU in their last 7 games.

The Phillies, on the other hand, have a strong recent performance of 9-4 SU in their last 13 games. Moreover, they’ve been dominant at home, with a 6-1 SU in their last 7 home games.

Arizona Diamondbacks vs. Philadelphia Phillies Free Pick

Based on odds, trends, team stats, and starting pitchers, here are the picks:

Moneyline: Phillies -153 

Given the Philadelphia superior home record and overall stats this season, the Phillies are likely to come out on top.

Spread: Diamondbacks +1.5 (-155)

Given the Diamondbacks’ strong performance on the road and their recent form, it’s likely they’ll cover the spread.

Total: 8.5 over (-105)

Considering the offensive capabilities of both teams and the recent trends, this game is likely to be high-scoring.

Predicted Score: Philadelphia Phillies 6, Arizona Diamondbacks 5

In conclusion, while the Phillies are the favorites for this matchup, it promises to be a closely contested game. For those looking to make the most informed bets, focusing on the spread and total are the most promising avenues. Make sure to stay updated with the latest winning MLB picks to increase your chances of a successful wager.