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New York Mets vs Philadelphia Phillies 04/05/2021 Odds, MLB Picks and Predictions
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New York Mets vs Philadelphia Phillies 04/05/2021 –New York Mets will play their first game of the regular season as they take on the Philadelphia Phillies from Citizens Bank Park in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. The Mets had their three-game series canceled against Washington Nationals due to Covid-19 protocols. The Mets hope to have a better season this year after their unsuccessful season in 2020. Moving onto the Phillies, they have the perfect start on the season as they already top the NL East Division play. The baseball betting predictions 2021 has all the lines and odds available online for bettors to place their bets on their favorite teams.
New York Mets vs Philadelphia Phillies 04/05/2021
New York Mets
The New York Mets won 26 games and dropped 34 last season after finishing at the bottom with Washington Nationals. New York Mets were unable to get past the Phillies and the Marlins in the NL East Division play. New York will turn in Jacob deGrom as their starting pitcher against the Phillies. deGrom held a 4-2 record with an ERA of 2.38 last season. In total, deGrom managed to strikeout 104 opponent hitters in a span of 68 innings. New York will still need more support from the plate against some of the big teams this season.
Players to watch: F. Lindor SS (GP17, AB54, R8, H20, 2B2 3, B0, HR4, RBI14, TB34, BB6, SO6, SB1, AVG0.37, OBP0.433, SLG0.63, OPS1.063, WAR0), B. Nimmo CF (GP17, AB51, R10, H15, 2B2, 3B1, HR2, RBI3, TB25, BB6, SO14, SB1, AVG0.294, OBP0.379, SLG0.49, OPS0.87, WAR 0)
The Phillies are coming off a successful series after smashing the Atlanta Braves in all three games. Philadelphia scored a total of nine runs and their pitching unit gave up just three in their series against Atlanta. Philadelphia is holding an average of 3.5 runs per game and they are touching 8.5 with hits. From the plate, JT Realmuto has taken the lead with a batting average of .444. The Phillies will turn in Matt Moore as their starting pitcher in this game. Moore took out nine opponent hitters after giving up just three hits in 10 innings last season.
Players to watch: R. Hoskins 1B (GP3, AB13, R2, H3, 2B2, 3B0, HR0, RBI2, TB5, BB0, SO4, SB0, AVG0.231, OBP0.231, SLG0.385, OPS0.615, WAR0), J. Segura SS (GP3, AB12, R1, H3, 2B0, 3B0, HR0, RBI1, TB3, BB1, SO5, SB1, AVG0.25, OBP0.308, SLG0.25, OPS0.558, WAR 0).
New York Mets vs Philadelphia Phillies Betting Numbers
New York Mets
Over is 5-0 in deGroms last 5 starts as a road favorite.
Under is 5-0 in Phillies last 5 overall.
New York Mets vs Philadelphia Phillies Betting Picks
The Phillies defeated the Braves with ease, but the Mets are delivering deGrom as their starting pitcher. The odds from this online betting website are intact for the Mets to win this game and cover the spread with a decent score.
Score Prediction: Mets 3, Phillies 1.