With our best betting pick for Thursday we select from the National League East divisional encounter between the Philadelphia Phillies and New York Mets. The Mets and Phillies will get started from New York at 7PM Eastern Time and national television coverage will be provided by the MLB Network. The MLB best bet today will be to play on the New York Mets -113 odds against the Philadelphia Phillies. The odds used from this top selection today from Major League Baseball came from Oddsmaker sportsbook.
The current betting odds opened up with the home club New York Mets favored by -115 odds with the return on the Philadelphia Phillies at +105 odds. The run total came out at seven runs. Money early has landed on the side of the road club as the Mets are now lined as -113 favorites with the take back on the Philadelphia Phillies at +103 odds. The run total has seen some movement down to 6 ½ runs but the over under of 7 runs in this contest is the most widely available number at this time. Those who wager on the New York Mets on the run line and lays the -1 ½ runs will get back +185 odds for their wager. Bettors taking the +1 ½ runs on the road club Philadelphia Phillies will have to lay -200 odds for their bet on the run line. In the first five innings the New York Mets are favored by -120 odds with the return on the Phillies at +100 odds. The total after five full innings of play in the game is set at 3 ½ runs.
The Phillies will send lefty Cole Hamels to the mound in the series finale between these NL East clubs. Hamels has not been as good on the road as he has pitched at home this season as the Philadelphia hurler sits with an ERA of 3 ½ in seven starts on the highway. He is coming off a loss last time out by allowing three earned runs and to Miami on Saturday over seven innings. Hamels has a career record of 5-10 with an ERA over four against the Mets. He started in New York on May 28th and allowed four earned runs and two homers in eight innings pitched. Philadelphia has struggled all season long and the team has now lost six of their past seven games as the team has problems scoring runs. Mets starter R.A. Dickey is undefeated at home with a 6-0 record and ERA of just 1.85. In his past two starts against the Phillies the Mets knuckleballer has allowed one earned run in each game working seven innings. Dickey’s numbers has been impressive as the Mets hurler has allowed no earned runs in his starting assignments in six of his previous seven starts. He has gone deep in those starts working over eight innings per game during that span. The New York Mets are hitting the baseball very well as the club is pushing across over seven runs per game and have a team batting average of .291 over their past seven games. The Mets are hitting while the Phillies are slumping and add a shutdown pitcher in R.A. Dickey on the hill tonight to this equation and the New York Mets become the best pick so prior to wagering pick up sportsbook promo codes.