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New York Mets vs Philadelphia Phillies 08/06/2021 Predictions, MLB Preview and Spread
Posted by: Hilbert Mayer
New York Mets vs Philadelphia Phillies 08/06/2021 – An important three-game series is all set to get underway as the New York Mets take on the Philadelphia Phillies from Citizens Bank Park in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. The Mets will enter this game where they remain at the top of the NL East Division play. The Philadelphia Phillies are right behind at the second spot and are all set to take on the Mets. The Phillies are just behind the Mets and the best sportsbook odds are clearly in their favor. If the Phillies win this series, they will get to the top of the NL East Division.
New York Mets vs Philadelphia Phillies 08/06/2021
New York Mets
The New York Mets have been dominating the NL East Division play for a long time, but the Phillies are just behind. The Mets have won 56 and dropped 52 games on the season. Last night, they gave up four runs to the Marlins and scored just two in return. The New York Mets will turn Marcus Stroman to the mound as their starter in this game. Stroman has taken out 101 opponent hitters in a span of 122 plus innings. The Mets will still need more support from the plate to get past the Phillies.
Players to watch: Pete Alonso 1B (GP 98, AB 352, R 51, H 89, 2B 13, 3B 0, HR 24, RBI 63, TB 174, BB 41, SO 78, SB 2, AVG 0.253, OBP 0.337, SLG 0.494, OPS 0.831, WAR 2), Dominic Smith 1B (GP 103, AB 350, R 37, H 90, 2B 14, 3B 0, HR 11, RBI 48, TB 137, BB 28, SO 87, SB 2, AVG 0.257, OBP 0.322, SLG 0.391, OPS 0.714, WAR 0.5).
Philadelphia Phillies have won a total of 56 games and dropped 53 in return. The Phillies are one game ahead of the Braves and their batting for the top spot continues. Philadelphia will enter this game riding a five-game winning streak. The Phillies swept the Nationals in their last series with a 4-0 record. Last night, they smashed seven runs and gave up just six to the Nationals. Kyle Gibson will be sent to the mound as their starter in this game. Gibson is holding a 7-3 record with an ERA of 2.86.
Players to watch: Rhys Hoskins 1B (GP 104, AB 381, R 61, H 93, 2B 29, 3B 0, HR 24, RBI 68, TB 194, BB 46, SO 108, SB 3, AVG 0.244, OBP 0.332, SLG 0.509, OPS 0.841, WAR 1.7), Alec Bohm 3B (GP 99, AB 344, R 43, H 87, 2B 13, 3B 0, HR 7, RBI 46, TB 121, BB 30, SO 98, SB 4, AVG 0.253, OBP 0.311, SLG 0.352, OPS 0.663, WAR -0.7).
New York Mets vs Philadelphia Phillies Betting Numbers
New York Mets
NY Mets are 1-4 SU in their last 5 games.
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Philadelphia’s last 5 games.
New York Mets vs Philadelphia Phillies Betting Picks
The recent MLB betting trends are intact for Philadelphia to win this game and cover the spread. The Phillies have a better shot at the Mets with some of the top players on their batting squad. Look for Philadelphia to take out the Mets with ease.
Score Prediction: Phillies 7, Mets 4.