The New York Mets (71-82) will look to Mark Vientos, currently on a two-game homer streak, against the Philadelphia Phillies (84-69) at 7:05 PM ET on Friday, at Citizens Bank Park.

This contest's pitching matchup is set, as the Phillies will send Taijuan Walker (15-5) to the mound, while Tylor Megill (8-8) will get the nod for the Mets.

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Phillies vs. Mets Pitcher Matchup Info

  • Date: Friday, September 22, 2023
  • Time: 7:05 PM ET
  • TV: Apple TV+
  • Location: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • Venue: Citizens Bank Park
  • Live Stream: Watch this game on Fubo!
  • Probable Pitchers: Walker - PHI (15-5, 4.45 ERA) vs Megill - NYM (8-8, 4.94 ERA)

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Phillies Probable Starting Pitcher Tonight: Taijuan Walker

  • The Phillies will hand the ball to Walker (15-5) for his 30th start of the season.
  • The right-hander's last appearance was on Sunday, when he threw seven innings against the St. Louis Cardinals, giving up five earned runs while allowing eight hits.
  • The 31-year-old has an ERA of 4.45 and 7.4 strikeouts per nine innings, with a batting average against of .244 in 29 games this season.
  • In 29 starts this season, he's earned 10 quality starts.
  • Walker has 17 starts in a row of five innings or more.
  • He has made 29 appearances and finished three of them without allowing an earned run.

Taijuan Walker vs. Mets

  • The Mets rank 20th in MLB with 676 runs scored this season. They have a .239 batting average this campaign with 202 home runs (11th in the league).
  • This season, the right-hander has pitched against the Mets in two games, and they have gone 5-for-35 with a double, two home runs and four RBI over 10 innings.

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Mets Probable Starting Pitcher Tonight: Tylor Megill

  • Megill (8-8) takes the mound first for the Mets in his 24th start of the season. He's put together a 4.94 ERA in 113 2/3 innings pitched, with 92 strikeouts.
  • In his last time out on Saturday, the right-hander went 5 2/3 innings against the Cincinnati Reds, allowing two earned runs while surrendering nine hits.
  • The 28-year-old has put up an ERA of 4.94, with 7.3 strikeouts per nine innings in 23 games this season. Opponents are hitting .292 against him.
  • Megill has four quality starts under his belt this season.
  • Megill is trying for his fifth straight appearance lasting five or more innings. He averages 4.9 innings per start.
  • In two of his appearances this season he has not allow an earned run.

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