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    Kyle Schwarber and Shohei Ohtani square off in a showdown of top-five power hitters when the Philadelphia Phillies (73-58) and the Los Angeles Angels (63-69) play at 6:40 PM ET on Tuesday at Citizens Bank Park. Schwarber has 36 homers (fourth in the league) for the favored Phillies (-170), and Ohtani is first in MLB play with 44 dingers this season for the underdog Angels (+145). Michael Lorenzen starts for Philadelphia while Los Angeles will counter with Tyler Anderson.

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    Game Info, Betting Lines for Phillies vs. Angels

    • Game Day: Tuesday, August 29, 2023
    • Game Time: 6:40 PM ET
    • Location: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
    • Stadium: Citizens Bank Park
    Phillies vs Angels Betting Information
    Favorite Favorite Moneyline Total
    Phillies -170 9.5

    How Do I Watch the Phillies vs. the Angels?

    • TV Channel: NBCS-PH

    Phillies Stats & Trends

    Phillies Batting

    • The Phillies rank 13th in baseball with 165 total home runs.
    • Philadelphia has the fourth-best batting average in the majors (.260).
    • The Phillies rank eighth in baseball with an on-base percentage of .328.
    • Philadelphia strikes out 9.0 times per game, the No. 22 mark in MLB.
    • The Phillies average 1.4 homers per game when playing at home this season (88 total in home outings).
    • Philadelphia is averaging 3.3 extra-base hits per game while slugging .453 in home contests.
    • The team is batting .268 with 584 hits (nine per game) at home this season.

    Phillies Key Batters

    • Schwarber is hitting .187 with 16 doubles, a triple, 36 home runs and 100 walks. He has an on-base percentage of .332 and a slugging percentage of .452.
    • Among all qualifying hitters in MLB, he ranks 138th in batting average, 64th in on-base percentage, and 57th in slugging.
    • Bryson Stott is hitting .294 with 27 doubles, two triples, 13 home runs and 32 walks. He’s slugging .440 with an on-base percentage of .339.
    • His batting average is 11th among qualified players, his on-base percentage 45th, and his slugging percentage 66th.
    • Alec Bohm has 125 hits this season and has a slash line of .281/.335/.429.
    • Trea Turner has 17 home runs, 54 RBI and a batting average of .255 this season.
    • Turner enters this matchup on a nine-game hitting streak. In his last 10 games he is hitting .317 with two doubles, five home runs, three walks and 10 RBI.

    Angels Stats & Trends

    Angels Batting

    • The Angels have hit 190 homers this season, which ranks fourth in the league.
    • Los Angeles has a team batting average of .248 this season, which ranks 16th among MLB teams.
    • The Angels have the 15th-ranked on-base percentage in MLB this season (.322).
    • Los Angeles ranks just 26th in MLB in strikeouts per game with an average of 9.3 whiffs per contest.
    • They have averaged 1.3 home runs per game in their 67 road contests this season.
    • Los Angeles has a team slugging percentage of .425 in away games this season with 206 extra-base hits.
    • They are averaging 8.9 base hits per game and batting .257 on the road this season.

    Angels Key Batters

    • Ohtani has racked up an on-base percentage of .409, a slugging percentage of .663, and has 146 hits, all club-highs for the Angels (while batting .304).
    • Including all the qualifying hitters in MLB, his batting average puts him ninth, his on-base percentage ranks third, and he is first in slugging.
    • Hunter Renfroe has 30 doubles, 18 home runs and 38 walks while hitting .239. He’s slugging .425 with an on-base percentage of .300.
    • Including all qualified players, his batting average puts him 114th, his on-base percentage ranks 125th, and he is 82nd in slugging.
    • Luis Rengifo is batting .252 with 14 doubles, four triples, 12 home runs and 41 walks.
    • Brandon Drury is hitting .269 with 21 doubles, two triples, 18 home runs and 16 walks.

    Phillies vs. Angels Probable Pitchers

    Michael Lorenzen (PHI) Pitcher Tyler Anderson (LAA)
    7 – 8 W/L 5 – 5
    131.2 IP 117.2
    3.69 ERA 5.35
    1.124 WHIP 1.530
    6.7 K/9 7.6
    2.5 BB/9 4.0

    Phillies vs. Angels Injury Updates

    • Phillies: Cristian Pache: 10 Day IL (Elbow), Ranger Suárez: 15 Day IL (Hamstring), Rhys Hoskins: 60 Day IL (Acl)
    • Angels: C.J. Cron: 10 Day IL (Back), Zach Neto: 10 Day IL (Back), Mike Trout: 10 Day IL (Hand), Matt Thaiss: 10 Day IL (Shoulder), Max Stassi: 60 Day IL (Hip ), Jo Adell: 60 Day IL (Oblique), Gio Urshela: 60 Day IL (Pelvis), Anthony Rendon: 60 Day IL (Shin), Davis Daniel: 60 Day IL (Shoulder), Taylor Ward: 60 Day IL (Face), José Quijada: 60 Day IL (Elbow), Ben Joyce: 60 Day IL (Arm), Austin Warren: 60 Day IL (Elbow), José Suarez: 60 Day IL (Shoulder), Sam Bachman: 60 Day IL (Shoulder), Chris Rodriguez: 60 Day IL (Shoulder), Chase Silseth: day-to-day (Head)

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