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New York Mets vs Philadelphia Phillies 05/06/2022 Game Preview, Spread and Analysis
Posted by: Hilbert Mayer
New York Mets vs Philadelphia Phillies 05/06/2022 – On Friday evening, the New York Mets will be locking horns with the Philadelphia Phillies at Citizens Bank Park. This will be the second game of a four-game series between these two teams. The New York Mets are adamantly stuck at the top of the NL East with a record of 19-9. The Philadelphia Phillies are in the fourth position of the division with a record of 11-15. The Phillies will be trying to offset the loss in the first game and score big in this one. However, the latest baseball betting trends foresee a win for the New York Mets in this game.
New York Mets vs Philadelphia Phillies 05/06/2022
New York Mets
The New York Mets have won eight games out of their last 12 played and have scored 13 runs in their last three games. The New York offense is led by Jeff McNeil who has posted 31 hits so far, along with 10 RBIs in this season. Pete Alonso and Starling Marte have a combo of 57 hits and 41 ribbies. On Friday night against the Philadelphia Phillies, the New York Mets will be handing the ball to Max Scherzer who is currently 4-0 with a 2.61 ERA. Against the Phillies, Scherzer is 16-4 with a 2.60 ERA.
Players to watch: P. Alonso DH (GP 27, AB 104, R 15, H 27, 2B 4, 3B 0, HR 5, RBI 21, TB 46, BB 6, SO 26, SB 0, AVG 0.26, OBP 0.319, SLG 0.442, OPS 0.761, WAR 0.3), F. Lindor SS (GP 27, AB 103, R 15, H 25, 2B 5, 3B 0, HR 4, RBI 15, TB 42, BB 12, SO 21, SB 3, AVG 0.243, OBP 0.336, SLG 0.408, OPS 0.744, WAR 1.1).
The Philadelphia Phillies are on a four-game losing streak, after their loss to the New York Mets in the first game of the series. The Phillies have scored 12 runs in their last three games. The Philadelphia offense is led by Nick Castellanos who is leading the team with 28 hits and 15 RBIs. Bryce Harper and J.T. Realmuto have a combo of 47 hits and 22 ribbies this season. On the mound against the Mets, the Philadelphia Phillies will be setting up Kyle Gibson who is 2-1 with a 2.93 ERA.
Players to watch: B. Harper RF (GP 25, AB 95, R 18, H 22, 2B 7, 3B 1, HR 4, RBI 15, TB 43, BB 7, SO 27, SB 3, AVG 0.232, OBP 0.292, SLG 0.453, OPS 0.745, WAR 0.2), N. Castellanos LF (GP 24, AB 88, R 11, H 27, 2B 6, 3B 0, HR 3, RBI 12, TB 42, BB 9, SO 25, SB 1, AVG 0.307, OBP 0.374, SLG 0.477, OPS 0.851, WAR 0).
New York Mets vs Philadelphia Phillies Betting Numbers
New York Mets
The total has gone OVER in 5 of NY Mets’ last 6 games.
The total has gone OVER in 7 of Philadelphia’s last 10 games.
New York Mets vs Philadelphia Phillies Betting Picks
The Philadelphia Phillies were not terrible in the first game and lost by only one run. But it is the New York Mets that we’re talking about here. With Scherzer on their side, the New York Mets are going to bank a consecutive win in this game and are supported by the latest MLB betting websites.
Score Prediction: Mets 6, Phillies 4.