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|Philadelphia Phillies vs. New York Mets|
The Philadelphia Phillies and the New York Mets will both be gunning for a victory on Saturday when they meet at Citi Field.
The Phillies will pin their hopes on the pitching of righthander Jonathan Pettibone in this game. Pettibone has a 0-0 record and a 3.38 ERA this season.
Pettibone's opponent in this one will be Shaun Marcum. The Mets righthander has a 0.00 ERA to go along with a 0-0 record this season.The Phillies were a 4-0 winner in their most recent outing on the road against the Mets. That made winners of bettors who got Philadelphia at +112 on the moneyline, while the total score (4) was good news for UNDER bettors. Current streak:
New York has lost 2 straight games.
Philadelphia: 10-14 SU
New York: 10-11 SU
Philadelphia most recently:
When playing on Saturday are 4-6
Before playing NY Mets are 4-6
After playing NY Mets are 8-2
After a win are 3-7
New York most recently:
When playing on Saturday are 6-4
Before playing Philadelphia are 5-5
After playing Philadelphia are 4-6
After a loss are 5-5
A few trends to consider:
NY Mets home to Philadelphia, Sunday, April 28