Dodgers vs. Phillies – Game Preview – May 22, 2022


Los Angeles Dodgers (27-12, first in NL West) vs. Philadelphia Phillies (18-22, third in NL East)

Philadelphia Cream; Sunday, 1:35 p.m. EDT

LIKELY PITCHING: Dodgers: Tony Gonsolin (4-0, 1.64 ERA, 1.03 WHIP, 30 strikeouts); Phillies: Zach Eflin (1-3, 4.50 ERA, 1.23 WHIP, 23 strikeouts)

ROW: Dodgers -135, Phillies +115; over/under is 9 1/2 points

BOTTOM LINE: The Philadelphia Phillies look to end a three-game losing streak when they face the Los Angeles Dodgers.

Philadelphia is 10-13 in home games and 18-22 overall. The Phillies are 12-4 in games when they have scored at least five points.

Los Angeles is 15-5 at home and 27-12 overall. The Dodgers are sixth in the NL with 42 total homers, averaging 1.1 per game.

The teams meet on Sunday for the seventh time this season. The season series is tied 3-3.

TOP PERFORMERS: Bryce Harper is batting .304 to rank second on the Phillies, and has 14 doubles, one triple and nine homers. Rhys Hoskins is 12 for 41 with three homers and eight RBIs over the last 10 games.

Mookie Betts leads the Dodgers with 18 extra hits (nine doubles and nine home runs). Justin Turner is 9 for 32 with three doubles, three home runs and 12 RBIs over the last 10 games.

LAST 10 GAMES: Phillies: 5-5, .243 batting average, 4.10 ERA, outscored opponents by two runs

Dodgers: 7-3, .275 batting average, 4.45 ERA, outscored opponents by 11 points

INJURIES: Phillies: Didi Gregorius: 10 days IL (knee), Ryan Sherriff: 60 days IL (shoulder), Sam Coonrod: 60 days IL (shoulder), Mickey Moniak: 10 days IL (hand), Rafael Marchan: 60 days IL (hamstrings), Kent Emanuel: IL 60 days (elbow), JoJo Romero: IL 60 days (elbow)

Dodgers: Blake Treinen: IL 60 days (shoulder), Tommy Kahnle: IL 15 days (forearm), Victor Gonzalez: IL 60 days (elbow), Clayton Kershaw: IL 15 days (pelvis), Andrew Heaney: 10 -Day IL (shoulder), Danny Duffy: 60 days IL (hand), Jimmy Nelson: 60 days IL (elbow), Dustin May: 60 days IL (elbow)


The Associated Press created this story using technology provided by Data write and data from sports radar.


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