Forecast pushes up Thursday's Mets-Phils tilt

With rain anticipated, start time moved from 7:05 p.m. ET to 12:05 p.m.

Forecast pushes up Thursday's Mets-Phils tilt

The start time for Thursday's game between the Mets and Phillies in Philadelphia has been changed from 7:05 p.m. ET to 12:05 p.m. due to the anticipation of inclement weather.

Jerad Eickhoff is scheduled to pitch for the Phillies, while the Mets will start Sean Gilmartin.

Since debuting for the Phillies on Aug. 21, Eickhoff has gone at least six innings in six of his seven starts.

Joey Nowak is a reporter for MLB.com. Follow him on Twitter at @joeynowak. This story was not subject to the approval of Major League Baseball or its clubs.