Phillies vs Mets Monday Betting
The visiting Mets hope for a solid performance on Monday as they look to steal a win at Citizens Bank Park against the Philadelphia Phillies.
Philadelphia sends Roy Halladay out against Jonathon Niese for the Mets in this game. Halladay is 3-2 with a 3.40 ERA on the season, while Niese is 2-1 on the year and has a 4.08 ERA.
If you're going with the Phillies in this one, they're listed as moneyline favorites of -200 at TopBet.
The MLB Power Rankings at Odds Shark show the National League's No. 8-rated Mets taking on the National League's No. 15-rated Phillies in this contest.
How They Match Up:
Offensively, the game matches up Philadelphia's No. 10 ranked National League offense (3.8 runs per game) against a Mets defense and pitching staff that sits at No. 14 in the National League at 4.8 runs allowed per game. The Phillies have been averaging 8.7 hits per game, less than the Mets have managed so far this season (8.9 hits on average).
Comparing defensive stats, New York owns the National League's No. 16-rated road mark, allowing 6.7 runs per game on the highway. Philadelphia, on the other hand, rates No. 11 in scoring at home.
New York won its last outing, a 3-1 result against the Diamondbacks on May 6. Bettors who backed the Mets at -107 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (4) sent UNDER bettors to the payout window. New York rolled to a 3-1 win against Arizona on Sunday, as R.A. Dickey and the Mets' bats led the team to victory at Citi Field.
Philadelphia won its last outing, a 9-3 result against the Nationals on May 6. Bettors who backed the Phillies at -108 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (12) sent OVER bettors to the payout window. Philadelphia looks to continue its winning ways following a victory last time out against the Nationals, a 9-3 final on Sunday in support of Cole Hamels at Nationals Park.
New York Mets Trends:
When playing on Monday are 6-4
Before playing Philadelphia are 6-4
After playing Arizona are 6-4
After a win are 5-5
Philadelphia Phillies Trends:
When playing on Monday are 4-6
Before playing NY Mets are 3-7
After playing Washington are 3-7
After a win are 4-6
A few Mets at Phillies trends to consider:
The total has gone OVER in 7 of NY Mets' last 8 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 11 of NY Mets' last 13 games when playing Philadelphia
The total has gone OVER in 5 of NY Mets' last 6 games when playing on the road against Philadelphia
NY Mets are 5-2 SU in its last 7 games when playing Philadelphia
The total has gone OVER in 11 of Philadelphia's last 13 games when playing NY Mets
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Philadelphia's last 6 games when playing at home against NY Mets
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Philadelphia's last 5 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Philadelphia's last 6 games at home
NY Mets at Philadelphia, Tuesday, May 8