Philadelphia Phillies vs New York Mets Preview
New York Mets vs Philadelphia Phillies Odds
The Phillies get a visit from the New York Mets in baseball action on Sunday, with the home side looking to send the visitors to the showers with a loss.
John Lannan gets the call for the Philadelphia Phillies and he will try to build on a 0-1 mark. In the other dugout, Matt Harvey brings a 6-1 ledger to the game for the Mets as he tries to quiet the Phillies bats.
The Phillies sit at No. 11 in the National League in the current MLB power poll here at Odds Shark, while the Mets sit at a National League No. 15 on the same chart.
How They Match Up:
When it comes to getting on base, the visiting Mets rank No. 13 in the National League at 7.8 hits per game. That compares with Philadelphia’s No. 9 ranking in that category.
Pitching and defensive stats are important baseball handicapping factors and Philadelphia has the National League's No. 11-ranked defense. In the other dugout, the Mets own the National League's No. 15 mark in runs allowed.
The Mets were an 8-7 loser in their most recent outing on the road against the Phillies. That made winners of bettors who got Philadelphia at -113 on the moneyline, while the total score (15) was good news for OVER bettors. The Mets endured an 8-7 loss at the hands of the Phillies on Saturday, with Dillon Gee throwing 5 innings of 8-hit ball at Citizens Bank Park.
New York Mets Trends:
When playing on Sunday are 2-8
Before playing Chi White Sox are 2-3
After playing Philadelphia are 2-8
After a loss are 5-5
Philadelphia Phillies Trends:
When playing on Sunday are 6-4
Before playing San Diego are 6-4
After playing NY Mets are 9-1
After a win are 6-4
A few Mets at Phillies trends to consider:
The total has gone OVER in 4 of NY Mets' last 5 games when playing on the road against Philadelphia
The total has gone OVER in 17 of NY Mets' last 24 games when playing Philadelphia
NY Mets are 4-2 SU in its last 6 games
NY Mets are 4-2 SU in its last 6 games on the road
Philadelphia is 6-1 SU in its last 7 games when playing NY Mets
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Philadelphia's last 5 games when playing at home against NY Mets
Philadelphia is 7-2 SU in its last 9 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 17 of Philadelphia's last 24 games when playing NY Mets
NY Mets at Chi White Sox, Tuesday, June 25
Philadelphia at San Diego, Monday, June 24