Arrieta scheduled to start as Philadelphia hosts New York
Philadelphia; Tuesday, 7 p.m. EDT
LINE: Phillies favored by 1 1/2 runs; over/under is 10 1/2 runs
The Phillies are 17-17 against NL East opponents. Philadelphia is slugging .417 as a unit. Ranger Suarez leads the club with a 1.000 slugging percentage.
The Mets are 19-16 against division opponents. New York hitters have posted a team on-base percentage of .324 this season, led by Jeff McNeil with a mark of .398. The Phillies won the last meeting 13-7. Zach Eflin earned his seventh victory and Maikel Franco went 3-for-4 with a home run and three RBIs for Philadelphia. Steven Matz registered his sixth loss for New York.
LAST 10 GAMES: Phillies: 2-8, .244 batting average, 6.51 ERA, outscored by 22 runs
Mets: 4-6, .289 batting average, 6.04 ERA, outscored by eight runs
Phillies Injuries: David Robertson: 60-day IL (elbow), Pat Neshek: 10-day IL (left hamstring strain), Tommy Hunter: 60-day IL (arm), Jerad Eickhoff: 10-day IL (biceps), Seranthony Dominguez: 10-day IL (elbow), Victor Arano: 60-day IL (elbow), Andrew McCutchen: 60-day IL (knee), Adam Haseley: 10-day IL (groin).
Mets Injuries: Justin Wilson: 10-day IL (elbow), Noah Syndergaard: 10-day IL (hamstring), Drew Smith: 60-day IL (elbow), Jeurys Familia: 10-day IL (shoulder), Luis Avilan: 10-day IL (elbow), Brandon Nimmo: 10-day IL (neck), Yoenis Cespedes: 60-day IL (heels), Jed Lowrie: 60-day IL (knee).