Philadelphia Phillies vs Houston Astros Matchup Preview - November 5th, 2022

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Philadelphia Phillies Insights

  • Zack Wheeler has averaged 17.7 outs per game per started this year, checking in at the 85th percentile.

  • The Houston Astros have just 1 same-handed RP in their bullpen, so Bryce Harper can likely count on holding the advantage against every reliever all game.

  • The 15.4% Barrel% of the Philadelphia Phillies ranks them as the #9 club in the majors since the start of last season by this metric.

Houston Astros Insights

  • Framber Valdez has added a cutter to his repertoire this season and has utilized it 10.4% of the time.

  • Kyle Tucker is an extreme flyball batter and squares off against the strong outfield defense of Philadelphia (#2-best on the slate today).

  • Chas McCormick has a 99th percentile opposite-field rate on his flyballs (41.9%) and will be challenged by the game's 10th-deepest RF fences today.

Betting Trends

  • The Houston Astros have hit the Game Total Under in 94 of their last 163 games (+29.95 Units / 17% ROI)

  • The Philadelphia Phillies have hit the Team Total Under in 42 of their last 62 away games (+20.63 Units / 29% ROI)

  • Jeremy Pena has hit the Runs Over in 9 of his last 12 games (+8.80 Units / 73% ROI)