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|Philadelphia Phillies vs. New York Mets|
The Philadelphia Phillies and the New York Mets will meet on the field at Citi Field on Monday in a battle of division rivals.
The Phillies will give the ball to starter Cliff Lee in this one. Lefthander Lee is 10-6 this season with a 3.16 ERA.
The Mets will counter Lee with Zack Wheeler. Righthander Wheeler has a 3.49 ERA to go along with a 6-2 record this season.Philadelphia won its last outing, a 9-5 result against the Diamondbacks on August 25. Bettors who backed the Phillies at +139 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (14) sent OVER bettors to the payout window. New York lost its last outing, a 11-3 result against the Tigers on August 25. Bettors who backed the Tigers at -150 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (14) sent OVER bettors to the payout window. Current streak:
New York has lost 4 straight games.
Philadelphia: 59-71 SU
New York: 58-70 SU
Philadelphia most recently:
When playing on Monday are 6-4
Before playing NY Mets are 6-4
After playing Arizona are 6-4
After a win are 3-7
New York most recently:
When playing on Monday are 7-3
Before playing Philadelphia are 4-6
After playing Detroit are 3-7
After a loss are 4-6
A few trends to consider:
NY Mets home to Philadelphia, Tuesday, August 27