Nathan Eovaldi vs Chris Young matchup featured in MLB action
Miami Marlins vs New York Mets Odds
A key battle on the MLB odds menu sees visiting Miami duelling New York on Wednesday at Citi Field.
The match puts starter Nathan Eovaldi for the Marlins on the hill facing Chris Young for the Mets. Eovaldi brings a 2-7 mark to the game, while Young is 3-5 to date on the season.
The Mets were listed as -155 moneyline favorites at most sportsbooks tracked by Odds Shark, while oddsmakers set the opening total around 8 earlier on Monday.
It's a baseball betting matchup between the National League No. 9-rated Mets and the league No. 15-ranked Marlins, according to the latest MLB power poll here at Odds Shark.
How They Match Up:
The game also pits New York's No. 6-rated National League offense, averaging 4.5 runs per game, against a Marlins defense that ranks No. 13 in the National League at 4.6 in runs allowed per game. The Mets have averaged 8.8 hits per game so far, more than Marlins batters have averaged on the year (8.1 hits per game).
Miami brings the National League's No. 13-rated defense to this matchup, facing the Mets' league No. 12-ranked defense.
The Marlins were a 4-2 winner in their most recent outing on the road against the Mets. That made winners of bettors who got Miami at +138 on the moneyline, while the total score (6) was good news for UNDER bettors. The Marlins enjoyed a 4-2 victory at the expense of the Mets on Tuesday, with Wade LeBlanc throwing 4 innings of 6-hit ball at Citi Field.
Miami Marlins Trends:
When playing on Wednesday are 3-7
Before playing NY Mets are 4-6
After playing NY Mets are 2-8
After a win are 3-7
New York Mets Trends:
When playing on Wednesday are 4-6
Before playing Miami are 6-4
After playing Miami are 7-3
After a loss are 4-6
A few Marlins at Mets trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 9 of Miami's last 10 games when playing on the road against NY Mets
The total has gone UNDER in 10 of Miami's last 14 games on the road
Miami is 3-6 SU in its last 9 games when playing NY Mets
Miami is 6-14 SU in its last 20 games
The total has gone UNDER in 9 of NY Mets' last 10 games when playing at home against Miami
NY Mets are 5-1 SU in its last 6 games when playing at home against Miami
NY Mets are 6-3 SU in its last 9 games when playing Miami
NY Mets are 7-18 SU in its last 25 games
Miami at NY Mets, Thursday, August 9