Phillies vs. Mets Free Pick
ODDS: According to oddsmakers from online sports book BetDSI, the Mets are -129 money line favorites over the Phillies, who are +119 money line underdogs. As for the total, it’s currently sitting at 7 runs.
LINE MOVEMENT: The Mets opened as -135 money line favorites but their odds have dropped to -129, while the Phillies’ odds have gone from +125 down to +119. The total, meanwhile, opened at 7 and that’s where it currently sits at most online and Vegas sports books.
PITCHING MATCHUP: The Phillies will throw A.J. Burnett, who is 6-9 with a 3.86 ERA, against the Mets’ Bartolo Colon, who is 9-8 with a 4.03 ERA. Philadelphia enters play with a 46-59 record and is 24-26 on the road this year, while New York is 50-55 overall and 25-23 at home.
MLB FREE PICK: Take Philadelphia. According to latest MLB trends, the Phillies are 11-5 in their last 16 games in New York and 5-1 in their last six road games versus a right-handed starter. They’re also 4-0 in Burnett’s last four starts after allowing two runs or less in their previous game and 6-0 in his last six starts when their opponent scores two runs or less in their previous contest. On the other side, the Mets are 5-12 in their last 17 games after allowing two runs or less in their previous contest.
MLB FREE PICK: PHILADELPHIA PHILLIES +119