New York Mets vs Philadelphia Phillies MLB Baseball Betting, Odds, Lines, Free Predictions
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The Philadelphia Phillies mustered all of 15 runs during their season-high seven-game losing streak before igniting their dormant offense against the visiting New York Mets. After belting four homers among their season-best 19 hits in the opener, the Phillies aim to put a winning streak together when they continue their four-game series on Tuesday.
Jean Segura highlighted his four-hit performance with a solo homer in the first inning while Rhys Hoskins, Maikel Franco and former Met Jay Bruce also went deep in a 13-7 win for Philadelphia. Segura is 9-for-25 with four extra-base hits (two homers, two doubles) during his six-game hitting streak for the Phillies, who had dropped 16 of their previous 22 games while being outscored (43-15) and outhit (70-45) by significant margins. The Mets began the day with a botched apology attempt for an expletive-filled confrontation with a beat reporter before seeing their pitching take a beating en route to their ninth loss in 14 games. Michael Conforto, who launched one of New York's four homers in the opener, has gone deep 17 times in 55 career contests versus Philadelphia - with 12 coming at Citizens Bank Park.
The Philadelphia Phillies and the Washington Nationals will both be trying to pick up a win on Tuesday when they battle at Nationals Park.
Right hander Jake Arrieta will take the mound for the Phillies to start this game. Arrieta is 6-5 this season with a 4.31 ERA.
The Nationals will counter Arrieta with Patrick Corbin. Left hander Corbin has a 4.11 ERA to go along with a 5-5 record this season.
Oddsmakers opened the Nationals as -115-moneyline favorites versus the Phillies, while the game's total opened at 10.
In their last action, Washington was a 15-5 winner on the road against the Diamondbacks. Bettors on Washington at -150 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (20) sent OVER bettors home happy as well.
Last time out for Philadelphia, they were a 15-1 loser as they battled the Braves on the road. Moneyline bettors who got the Braves at -162 were rewarded, while the 16 combined runs moved the game OVER for totals bettors.
Philadelphia Phillies: Lockett, who was pitching in place of the injured Noah Syndergaard (hamstring), retired the first six batters he faced in his season debut on Thursday before seeing his day go south in a hurry. The 25-year-old was lit up for six earned runs while recording just one more out in a 7-4 setback against the Chicago Cubs. Obtained in a trade with Cleveland for Kevin Plawecki over the winter, Lockett posted an 0-1 record and 3.28 ERA in four appearances for Triple-A Syracuse after opening the season on the injured list.
New York Mets: Arrieta sustained a hard-luck loss on Wednesday after yielding one run and two hits in six innings of a 2-0 setback at Washington. The 2015 National League Cy Young Award recipient owns a 3-4 record, 2.50 ERA and 1.06 WHIP in 12 career starts against the Mets after splitting a pair of encounters in April. Arrieta allowed two runs while working a season high-tying eight innings in a 3-2 win on April 17 before permitting four in six frames of a 5-1 setback five days later.
Philadelphia Phillies Betting Odds Trends
|Team record: 39-32 SU|
|Philadelphia is 2-5 SU in its last 7 games|
|The total has gone OVER in 5 of Philadelphia's last 6 games|
|Philadelphia is 4-1 ATS in its last 5 games on the road|
Washington Nationals Betting Odds Trends
|Team record: 33-38 SU|
|Washington is 11-3 ATS in its last 14 games|
|Washington is 14-7 SU in its last 21 games|
|The total has gone OVER in 5 of Washington's last 6 games|
Philadelphia Phillies vs New York Mets Betting Fantasy Props Full List
|New York Mets||+1.5 (-125)||+144||O 10.5 (-110)|
|Philadelphia Phillies||-1.5 (+105)||-168||U 10.5 (-110)|
|New York Mets||+0.5 (EVEN)||+135||O 6.0 (-120)|
|Philadelphia Phillies||-0.5 (-130)||-165||U 6.0 (-110)|
|New York Mets||+0.5 (-300)||+110||–|
|Philadelphia Phillies||-0.5 (+240)||-140||–|