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New York Mets vs Philadelphia Phillies 05/02/2021 Baseball Analysis, Results and Betting Odds
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New York Mets vs Philadelphia Phillies 05/02/2021 – On Sunday, New York Mets and Philadelphia Phillies will conclude their three-game series from Citizens Bank Park in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. The Mets are now sitting at the third spot in the NL East Division play and they look forward to continuing their success against the Phillies. As for Philadelphia, they are back at the top of the NL East Division. Both teams have tough competition as the Nationals are sitting at the second and the Braves are sitting at the fourth. The best sport betting sites have predicted a winner based on the odds and recent betting trends available online.
New York Mets vs Philadelphia Phillies 05/02/2021
New York Mets
The New York Mets won 10 games and dropped 11 on the season. The New York Mets are now behind the Nationals by one game and are ahead of the Braves. Last night, the Mets went deep from the plate and smashed five runs to victory. From the pitching end, they restricted the Phillies to four. The Mets are weak with their offense as they are touching an average of just 2.9 runs per game. However, they are holding the sixth rank from the defensive side. David Peterson will take the nod as their starter in this game. Peterson is holding a 1-3 record with an ERA of 5.59 in close to 20 pitched innings.
Players to watch: F. Lindor SS (GP 20, AB 74, R 8, H 14, 2B 1, 3B 0, HR 1, RBI 3, TB 18, BB 11, SO 11, SB 0, AVG 0.189, OBP 0.299, SLG 0.243, OPS 0.542, WAR 0), P. Alonso 1B (GP 20, AB 72, R 10, H 18, 2B 2, 3B 0, HR 5, RBI 12, TB 35, BB 8, SO 25, SB 0, AVG 0.25, OBP 0.329, SLG 0.486, OPS 0.815, WAR 0.5).
The Phillies are coming into this game with a 13-14 record on the season. Philadelphia was successful in their series opener with a 2-1 final score. When it comes to scoring, the Phillies are holding the 26th rank in the county with an average of 3.73 runs per game. From the defensive end, they are doing a decent job to prevent opponents to 3.46 runs. Zach Eflin will get the ball as their starter in this game. Eflin is holding a 1-1 record with an ERA of 3.58 and has given up 13 runs in a span of 32 plus innings.
Players to watch: R. Hoskins 1B (GP 26, AB 104, R 19, H 24, 2B 7, 3B 0, HR 8, RBI 14, TB 55, BB 6, SO 37, SB 1, AVG 0.231, OBP 0.273, SLG 0.529, OPS 0.802, WAR 0.5), A. Bohm 3B (GP 26, AB 92, R 9, H 19, 2B 3, 3B 0, HR 2, RBI 13, TB 28, BB 6, SO 27, SB 2, AVG 0.207, OBP 0.245, SLG 0.304, OPS 0.549, WAR -0.7).
New York Mets vs Philadelphia Phillies Betting Numbers
New York Mets
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of NY Mets’ last 5 games.
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Philadelphia’s last 6 games.
New York Mets vs Philadelphia Phillies Betting Picks
Both teams have improved their overall performance and they seem to be battling hard to get to the top spot. The Phillies have Eflin on the mound and they hold the key to success in this game. The top mlb picks have predicted the Phillies to win and cover the spread.
Score Prediction: Phillies 6, Mets 1.