Mets, streaking Ramos set for matchup with Phillies
Philadelphia; Friday, 7 p.m. EDT
LINE: Phillies -135; over/under is 8 1/2 runs
BOTTOM LINE: Wilson Ramos is riding a 22-game hitting streak as New York readies to play Philadelphia.
The Phillies are 27-28 against opponents from the NL East. Philadelphia has hit 168 home runs as a team this season. Bryce Harper leads the team with 28, averaging one every 17 at-bats.
The Mets are 30-30 against division opponents. The New York offense has compiled a .257 batting average as a team this season, Jeff McNeil leads the team with a mark of .333.
TOP PERFORMERS: Cesar Hernandez leads the Phillies with 139 hits and is batting .282. Corey Dickerson is 12-for-44 with five doubles, a triple, two home runs and 13 RBIs over the last 10 games for Philadelphia.
LAST 10 GAMES: Phillies: 5-5, .252 batting average, 4.50 ERA, outscored opponents by seven runs
Mets: 4-6, .248 batting average, 3.60 ERA, outscored opponents by one run
Phillies Injuries: David Robertson: (elbow), Edubray Ramos: (shoulder), Juan Nicasio: (shoulder), Pat Neshek: (hamstring), Adam Morgan: (hip), Tommy Hunter: (forearm), Seranthony Dominguez: (elbow), Jake Arrieta: (elbow), Victor Arano: (elbow), Roman Quinn: (groin), Andrew McCutchen: (knee), Jay Bruce: (hip).
Mets Injuries: Drew Smith: (elbow), Jacob Rhame: (elbow), Robert Gsellman: (lat), Dominic Smith: (foot), Brandon Nimmo: (neck), Yoenis Cespedes: (heels), Jed Lowrie: (knee), Robinson Cano: (hamstring), Tomas Nido: (concussion).