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R.A. Dickey, Cliff Lee take mound in Phillies vs Mets tilt

New York MetsPhiladelphia Phillies
April 13, 7:05 PM | GrassCitizens Bank Park

New York Mets vs Philadelphia Phillies Odds


Philadelphia will try to be nasty hosts on Friday when the New York Mets pay a visit to Citizens Bank Park.

The Phillies will rely on Cliff Lee to turn in a quality outing on the mound in this one, while R.A. Dickey will be his counterpart for the Mets. Cliff Lee is 0-0 this season, and R.A. Dickey is 1-0.

View NY Mets vs Philadelphia Odds and Stats.

Betting Line:
The visitors opened as 185 moneyline favorites in this one at most online sportsbooks tracked at Odds Shark. The total opened at 7 for those preferring over under wagers.

Power Rankings:
This game matches up the No. 10 (Phillies) and the No. 1 (Mets) 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 Mets rank No. 7 in the National League at 8 hits per game. That compares with Philadelphia’s No. 7 ranking in that category.

Defensively, New York features the National League's No. 1-rated defense on the road, allowing 0 runs per game. Philadelphia, meanwhile, comes in at No. 5 in the National League at home, scoring 4 runs per game.

The Mets were a 4-0 loser in their most recent outing at home against the Nationals. That made winners of bettors who got Washington at -119 on the moneyline, while the total score (4) was good news for UNDER bettors. The Mets were shut out in their last start, struggling to get much going against the Washington staff and losing 4-0 to the Nationals on Wednesday at Citi Field.

In their last action, Philadelphia was a 3-1 winner at home against the Marlins. Bettors on Philadelphia at -104 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (4) sent UNDER bettors home happy as well. The Phillies enjoyed a 3-1 victory at the expense of the Marlins on Thursday, with Joe Blanton throwing 7 innings of 3-hit ball at Citizens Bank Park.

New York Mets Trends:
When playing on Friday are 4-6
Before playing Philadelphia are 4-6
After playing Washington are 2-8
After a loss are 4-6

Philadelphia Phillies Trends:
When playing on Friday are 8-2
Before playing NY Mets are 5-5
After playing Miami are 6-4
After a win are 5-5

A few Mets at Phillies trends to consider:
The total has gone OVER in 9 of NY Mets' last 10 games when playing Philadelphia
The total has gone OVER in 5 of NY Mets' last 6 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 6 of NY Mets' last 8 games when playing on the road against Philadelphia
NY Mets are 5-2 SU in its last 7 games
The total has gone OVER in 9 of Philadelphia's last 10 games when playing NY Mets
Philadelphia is 6-2 SU in its last 8 games when playing at home against NY Mets
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Philadelphia's last 8 games when playing at home against NY Mets
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Philadelphia's last 6 games at home

Next up:
NY Mets at Philadelphia, Saturday, April 14