Mets vs Phillies Today: Picks, Predictions, Moneyline and Odds – Friday, August 12

httpscdn.dataskrive.comapiassetyHbvGr2 Betsperts Media & Technology

At Citi Field on Friday, the New York Mets (73-39) face the Philadelphia Phillies (62-49), fellow members of the NL East, at 7:10 PM ET. On the mound for the Mets will be Max Scherzer (8-2), opposed by the Phillies’ Ranger Suarez (8-5).

Bookmakers have made the Mets a decent moneyline favorite (-211) at home over the Phillies (+176). The contest has a total set at 7.

Mets vs. Phillies Odds

Run Line

New York Mets (-1.5)

Moneyline

Mets (-211)

Total

7 Runs (Over: -109, Under: -112)

FanDuel “No Sweat First Bet” Up To $1,000
Largest Sportsbook in the US
Why claim this offer
  • New users who sign up will get a “No Sweat” first bet up to $1,000!

When, Where, at What Time is Mets vs. Phillies

  • Game Day: Friday, August 12, 2022
  • Game Time: 7:10 PM ET
  • Location: Queens, New York
  • Stadium: Citi Field

Mets Injury Report

Name Status Injury
Drew Smith 15 Day Injury List Back
Tommy Hunter 15 Day Injury List Back
Joey Lucchesi 60 Day Injury List Elbow
Sean Reid-Foley 60 Day Injury List Elbow
Tylor Megill 60 Day Injury List Shoulder
John Curtiss 60 Day Injury List Elbow

Phillies Injury Report

Name Status Injury
Bryce Harper 10 Day Injury List Thumb
Damon Jones 60 Day Injury List Shoulder
Zach Eflin 60 Day Injury List Knee
Hans Crouse 60 Day Injury List Bicep
James McArthur 60 Day Injury List Elbow
Sam Coonrod 60 Day Injury List Shoulder

Last Time Out: Mets and Phillies

The Mets were vicotrious 10-2 over the Reds Friday in their most recent game. Taijuan Walker was named the winning pitcher after throwing six innings, giving up two earned runs on five hits while striking out five, while Tyler Naquin finished 2-for-4 with a double, a home run and an RBI to lead them offensively.

The Phillies lost to the Marlins yesterday, with Kyle Gibson getting the loss while pitching six innings, giving up two earned runs on six hits while striking out three. Brandon Marsh went 1-for-2 with a double to pace the Phillies’ offense.

Betting Trends

Mets Betting Records and Team Stats

This season, the Mets have been favored 84 times and won 59, or 70.2%, of those games. New York has entered 12 games this season favored by -211 or more and is 9-3 in those contests. The oddsmakers’ moneyline implies a 67.8% chance of a victory for the Mets. So far this season, New York and its opponents have hit the over in 59 of their 112 games with a total. The Mets have an ATS record of 63-49-0 in 112 games with a spread this season.

Name GP AVG (Rank) OBP (Rank) SLG (Rank) HR% (Rank) K% (Rank) BB% (Rank)
Pete Alonso 111 .282 (34) .361 (27) .542 (8) 6.1% (7) 19.5% (72) 9.4% (58)
Francisco Lindor 111 .270 (48) .349 (37) .464 (32) 4.1% (36) 19.6% (75) 9.6% (51)
Starling Marte 94 .292 (28) .344 (49) .458 (42) 2.9% (83) 19.5% (72) 5.1% (135)
Brandon Nimmo 103 .269 (49) .355 (35) .421 (78) 2.2% (99) 16.8% (47) 9.2% (64)
Jeff McNeil 98 .307 (8) .361 (27) .447 (53) 1.8% (116) 12.8% (16) 6.3% (113)

Phillies Betting Records and Team Stats

The Phillies have been chosen as underdogs in 42 games this year and have walked away with the win 21 times (50%) in those games. Philadelphia has been listed as an underdog of +176 or more on two occasions this season and split those games. The Phillies have an implied victory probability of 36.2% according to the moneyline set for this matchup. Philadelphia and its opponents have gone over the total this season in 55 of their 111 opportunities. In 111 games with a line this season, the Phillies have a mark of 56-55-0 against the spread.

Name GP AVG (Rank) OBP (Rank) SLG (Rank) HR% (Rank) K% (Rank) BB% (Rank)
Kyle Schwarber 109 .211 (140) .314 (103) .501 (19) 7.2% (4) 30.6% (144) 12.5% (12)
Rhys Hoskins 110 .249 (92) .340 (56) .485 (23) 5.2% (19) 25.2% (124) 11.4% (27)
J.T. Realmuto 95 .266 (56) .336 (64) .450 (51) 3.4% (58) 20.8% (84) 7.8% (85)
Alec Bohm 103 .293 (27) .329 (77) .409 (91) 1.9% (109) 19.5% (72) 5.3% (131)
Nicholas Castellanos 111 .254 (79) .302 (121) .376 (119) 2.2% (99) 23.0% (100) 5.9% (120)

Mets vs. Phillies Picks and Predictions

Our pick for this matchup is the Mets to pick up the win (-211 on the moneyline), while we project the total score will go over the total (7 runs).

FanDuel “No Sweat First Bet” Up To $1,000
Largest Sportsbook in the US
Why claim this offer
  • New users who sign up will get a “No Sweat” first bet up to $1,000!

WRITTEN BY

Stacy Sailer

Stacy has been a baseball fan for as long as she can remember. She admits that she grew up as a spoiled Yankees fan in the late-90’s/early 2000’s, but has slowly evolved into a disgruntled Yankees fan due to their lone championship title in the last 21 seasons. She follows other sports, but her first love has always been baseball and loves getting to share her insight and knowledge with the Betsperts community.

Deals of the Day

See All