Philadelphia Phillies vs New York Mets Prediction, 6/27/2021 MLB Pick, Tips and Odds
Game: Philadelphia Phillies vs New York Mets
Date: Sunday, June 27, 2021
Location: Citi Field in Queens, NY
Odds/Point Spread: Philadelphia (-125) New York (+100)
Citi Field is the site where Jerad Eickhoff and the New York Mets (39-32, 1st in NL East) will take on the Philadelphia Phillies (35-38, 4th in NL East) on Sunday. The Phillies open this game at -125 while the Mets are priced at +100. The over/under opens at 7. The men taking the mound are Zack Wheeler and Jerad Eickhoff.
As a team, the Philadelphia Phillies are notching 4.3 runs per game, which has them sitting at 17th in baseball. They have a total of 312 runs scored while holding a team OBP of .313. The Phillies have recorded 113 doubles as a squad and have smacked 79 baseballs out of the park. They have 301 RBI's in addition to 581 hits this year, and their team batting average sits at .239. Philadelphia owns a slugging percentage of .390 and have struck out 700 times, while drawing a walk on 236 occasions.
The Phillies have compiled a team ERA of 4.21 on the year (17th in baseball), and their staff has rung up 672 batters. Their pitching staff has walked 225 batters and their FIP sits at 4.12 as a team on the season. Their strikeout to walk ratio sits at 2.99 and their pitching staff sits with a WHIP of 1.28. Phillies pitchers have allowed 91 home runs and 325 runs in total (16th in the league).
The Phillies relievers have earned a save rate of 47.1% and has come into the game in 67 save situations. The relievers have inherited 98 runners this season and 40.8% of those players crossed home plate. Phillies relief pitchers have stepped onto the hill with players on base 65 times in addition to having 90 appearances in high leverage situations. The Phillies have sent 227 relievers to the mound for the season. The relief pitchers have 31 holds on the year (23rd in baseball). They have accumulated 16 saves for the season and have blown 18 of 34 chances to save the game.
The Philadelphia Phillies have notched a total of 1,911 putouts so far this season, in addition to 646 assists and 44 errors. Their fielding percentage is at .983 which has them ranked 18th in professional baseball, and have a total of 468 double plays. The Phillies have turned 68.5% of baseballs in play into outs in their 5,733 innings on the diamond, which has them sitting 23rd in the majors.
Wheeler has taken the ball for 919 innings and has tallied 901 K's so far in his MLB career. His ERA is 3.55 (363 ER's allowed) and he has a WHIP of 1.250. He has surrendered 841 base hits (8.2 hits per nine innings) and has 309 walks. Wheeler (53-44 career win-loss mark) has earned a FIP of 3.54 while he has gone up against 3,861 hitters in the majors.
The New York Mets hold a team OBP of .308 as well as a team batting average of .228 on the campaign. They have been rung up on 607 occasions (27th in MLB) and have totaled 507 base knocks. New York has tallied 68 home runs for the season and 244 RBIs. The Mets have a team slugging percentage of .368 and they average 3.61 runs per contest (29th in the league). They have 96 doubles, while taking a walk 221 times as well as racking up 256 runs.
The Mets are sitting with a team WHIP of 1.123 in addition to having a FIP of 3.33 as a unit this season. They currently have a strikeout to walk ratio of 3.32 (671 strikeouts vs 202 free passes). They are currently ranked 1st in MLB as a pitching staff in total hits given up with 472. They have given up 60 long balls and they relinquish 3.54 runs per 9 innings (1st in the league). The New York pitching staff have yielded 236 runs this season while having an ERA of 3.06 (204 earned runs allowed).
New York relievers have an inherited score percentage of 32.9% out of 85 inherited runners. Their bullpen pitchers have stepped onto the mound 75 times in high leverage situations in addition to 57 occasions with runners on base. With 65 save situations, the Mets have earned 32 holds and 11 blown saves. They are ranked 11th in the league holding a save rate of 65.6%, and they have dispatched 220 relievers to the hill over the course of the season. New York has had bullpen pitchers step onto the mound in 32 save opportunities and they have come away with 21 saves.
Out of their 5,400 innings on the field, the Mets are sitting with a defensive efficiency of 70.8% (11th in MLB). The New York Mets have twisted 57 double plays and have earned a fielding percentage of .985 (6th in professional baseball). The Mets have 578 assists, 35 errors and have earned 1,800 putouts for the year.
Eickhoff (21-30 career win-loss record) has earned a 4.11 ERA and has conceded 8.9 hits per 9 innings. He has a K/BB ratio of 3.09 and he has gone up against 1,879 opposing batters during his career. He has surrendered a total of 203 ER's while holding a WHIP of 1.282 and being the owner of a FIP of 4.4. In his pro baseball career, Eickhoff has allowed 440 base knocks while tallying 399 K's in 444 frames.
Who will win tonight's MLB game against the spread?
Tony Sink's Pick: Take Philadelphia (-125)
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