The Philadelphia Phillies are set to battle the New York Mets on May 13, 2024, at Citi Field, starting at 7:10 PM under anticipated scattered clouds. The Phillies will send Cristopher Sánchez to the mound, whose ERA stands at 3.220, while the Mets will counter with Sean Manaea, who holds an ERA of 3.311.

Currently leading the 2024 NL East Division, the Phillies boast a record of 28-13, translating to a .680 winning percentage. They’ve demonstrated solid form with eight wins in their last 10 games, although they are coming off a loss. The Phillies have been particularly strong on the road, with 13 wins compared to 6 losses. On the flip side, the Mets rank 7th in the same division with a 19-20 record and a .490 winning percentage. They have been less consistent, securing 4 victories in their last 10 outings but are entering this game on a winning note.

In terms of betting, the odds are crucial for fans and bettors alike. The point spread is set at 1.5, favoring the Phillies, while the over/under for the game is pegged at 7.5, indicating expectations of a moderately low-scoring affair. The money line for the away team, the Phillies, is at -124, making them slight favorites, whereas the Mets stand at +103 as underdogs at their home field. These odds suggest a close contest, likely hinging on the performance of the starting pitchers and current team form.