Baseball odds preview - Philadelphia vs. New York
Philadelphia Phillies vs New York Mets Odds
New York will try to be nasty hosts on Sunday when the Philadelphia Phillies pay a visit to Citi Field.
New York sends Jonathon Niese out against Cole Hamels for the Phillies in this game. Niese is 2-1 with a 3.81 ERA on the season, while Hamels is 0-3 on the year and has a 5.40 ERA.
The Phillies were listed as 100 favorites on the baseball moneyline at many online sportsbooks, including 5Dimes. The total was set at 7 before betting started earlier on Monday over at .
This game matches up the No. 9 (Mets) and the No. 11 (Phillies) teams in their respective leagues, according to our current MLB Power Rankings.
How They Match Up:
When it comes to getting on base, the visiting Phillies rank No. 7 in the National League at 8.3 hits per game. That compares with New York’s No. 8 ranking in that category.
Philadelphia brings the National League's No. 10-rated defense to this matchup, facing the Mets' league No. 15-ranked defense.
Philadelphia was a 9-4 winner in its last match on the road against the Mets. They won as +119 underdogs, while the total score of 13 made winners of OVER bettors. Philadelphia got the job done in their last match in a 9-4 victory over New York on Saturday at Citi Field behind starter Jonathan Pettibone.
Philadelphia Phillies Trends:
When playing on Sunday are 5-5
Before playing Cleveland are 5-4
After playing NY Mets are 9-1
After a win are 4-6
New York Mets Trends:
When playing on Sunday are 7-3
Before playing Miami are 4-6
After playing Philadelphia are 4-6
After a loss are 5-5
A few Phillies at Mets trends to consider:
Philadelphia is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games when playing on the road against NY Mets
Philadelphia is 8-1 SU in its last 9 games when playing NY Mets
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Philadelphia's last 6 games when playing NY Mets
The total has gone UNDER in 7 of Philadelphia's last 9 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 5 of NY Mets' last 6 games when playing Philadelphia
The total has gone OVER in 14 of NY Mets' last 18 games when playing at home against Philadelphia
The total has gone OVER in 12 of NY Mets' last 16 games
The total has gone OVER in 10 of NY Mets' last 15 games at home
Philadelphia at Cleveland, Tuesday, April 30
NY Mets at Miami, Monday, April 29