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New York sends Jonathon Niese vs Wandy Rodriguez in Mets vs Astros game

Houston AstrosNew York Mets
April 19, 7:10 PM | GrassCiti Field

Houston Astros vs New York Mets Odds

5-11TEAM RECORD5-11

The New York Mets host Houston on Tuesday, looking to build on their 5-11 mark against the 5-11 Astros in MLB betting action at Citi Field.

Jonathon Niese gets the call for the New York Mets and he will try to build on a 0-2 mark. In the other dugout, Wandy Rodriguez brings a 0-2 ledger to the game for the Astros as he tries to quiet the Mets bats.

View Houston vs NY Mets Odds and Stats.

Betting Line:
Sportsbooks had set the Mets as -130 favorites on the opening moneyline for this contest. The over under opened at 7.5 for bettors hoping to turn a profit on totals.

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How They Match Up:
The game also pits New York's No. 8-rated National League offense, averaging 4.2 runs per game, against a Astros defense that ranks No. 14 in the National League at 5.4 in runs allowed per game. The Mets have averaged 8.1 hits per game so far, less than Astros batters have averaged on the year (8.9 hits per game).

Pitching and defensive stats are important baseball handicapping factors and New York has the National League's No. 15-ranked defense. In the other dugout, the Astros own the National League's No. 14 mark in runs allowed.

In their last action, Houston was an 8-6 loser at home against the Padres. Bettors on San Diego at +106 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (14) sent OVER bettors home happy as well. Houston suffered an 8-6 loss against San Diego on Sunday, as Brett Myers wasn't able to lead his team to victory at Minute Maid Park.

The Mets were a 3-2 winner in their most recent outing on the road against the Braves. That made winners of bettors who got New York at +183 on the moneyline, while the total score (5) was good news for UNDER bettors. New York looks to continue its winning ways following a victory last time out against the Braves, a 3-2 final on Sunday in support of Dillon Gee at Turner Field.

Houston Astros Trends:
When playing on Tuesday are 5-5
Before playing NY Mets are 5-5
After playing San Diego are 4-6
After a loss are 5-5

New York Mets Trends:
When playing on Tuesday are 3-7
Before playing Houston are 5-5
After playing Atlanta are 2-8
After a win are 5-5

A few Astros at Mets trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Houston's last 5 games when playing NY Mets
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Houston's last 5 games when playing on the road against NY Mets
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Houston's last 7 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Houston's last 7 games
The total has gone OVER in 5 of NY Mets' last 5 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of NY Mets' last 5 games when playing Houston
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of NY Mets' last 5 games when playing at home against Houston
NY Mets are 6-1 SU in its last 7 games when playing at home against Houston

Next up:
Houston at NY Mets, Wednesday, April 20

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