New York sends Dillon Gee vs Mike Minor in Mets vs Braves game
Atlanta Braves vs New York Mets Odds
The baseball wagering menu sees a clash between New York and Atlanta on Saturday, with the host Mets trying to win for themselves and reward bettors who back them on the moneyline.
New York sends Dillon Gee out against Mike Minor for the Braves in this game. Gee is 2-5 with a 6.04 ERA on the season, while Minor is 5-2 on the year and has a 2.78 ERA.
Sportsbooks such as 5Dimes had set the Mets as +145 underdogs on the moneyline for this contest. The over under was hovering near 7.5 for bettors hoping to turn a profit on totals at Bovada.
According to new MLB Power Rankings here, it's the National League No. 14-ranked Mets and the National League No. 9-rated Braves in this matchup.
How They Match Up:
Rating these teams in several key categories is important for handicappers and New York has the National League's No. 6-rated offensive output, at 7.7 hits per game. The Braves average 8.2 hits per game, good for No. 11 on the National League list.
Comparing defensive stats, Atlanta owns the National League's No. 6-rated road mark, allowing 4 runs per game on the highway. New York, on the other hand, rates No. 12 in scoring at home.
Atlanta Braves Trends:
When playing on Saturday are 7-3
Before playing NY Mets are 7-3
After playing Minnesota are 7-3
After a win are 7-3
New York Mets Trends:
When playing on Saturday are 5-5
Before playing Atlanta are 5-5
After playing Cincinnati are 3-7
After a loss are 3-7
A few Braves at Mets trends to consider:
Atlanta is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games
Atlanta is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games when playing on the road against NY Mets
Atlanta is 13-3 SU in its last 16 games when playing NY Mets
The total has gone OVER in 12 of Atlanta's last 15 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of NY Mets' last 8 games
NY Mets are 1-4 SU in its last 5 games
NY Mets are 3-13 SU in its last 16 games when playing Atlanta
NY Mets are 1-5 SU in its last 6 games when playing at home against Atlanta
Atlanta at NY Mets, Sunday, May 26