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The New York Mets and the Arizona Diamondbacks will both be gunning for a victory on Sunday when they meet at Chase Field.
The Mets will trot Jonathon Niese out to the mound in this one. Lefthander Niese has a 3-6 record and a 4.32 ERA this season.
Starting this game for the Diamondbacks will be Zeke Spruill. The righthander has a 11.25 ERA to go along with a 0-1 record this season.
The Mets were a 4-1 winner in their most recent outing on the road against the Diamondbacks. That made winners of bettors who got New York at +158 on the moneyline, while the total score (5) was good news for UNDER bettors.
New York: 53-61 SU
Arizona: 59-56 SU
New York most recently:
When playing on Sunday are 0-10
Before playing LA Dodgers are 7-3
After playing Arizona are 6-4
After a win are 4-6
Arizona most recently:
When playing on Sunday are 5-5
Before playing Baltimore are 6-4
After playing NY Mets are 6-4
After a loss are 6-4
A few trends to consider:
The total has gone OVER in 5 of NY Mets's last 6 games when playing Arizona
The total has gone UNDER in 9 of NY Mets's last 11 games
NY Mets are 4-1 SU in its last 5 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of NY Mets's last 5 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Arizona's last 6 games when playing NY Mets
Arizona is 9-3 SU in its last 12 games when playing at home against NY Mets
The total has gone UNDER in 8 of Arizona's last 11 games
NY Mets at LA Dodgers, Monday, August 12
Arizona home to Baltimore, Monday, August 12