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The San Diego Padres will be fighting to snap a losing streak on Friday when they take on the New York Mets at PETCO Park.
Lefthander Jonathon Niese will take the mound for the Mets to start this game. Niese is 4-6 this season with a 4.45 ERA.
Niese's opponent in this one will be Ian Kennedy. The Padres righthander has a 4.97 ERA to go along with a 4-8 record this season.
New York won its last outing, a 4-1 result against the Padres on August 15. Bettors who backed the Mets at +139 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (5) sent UNDER bettors to the payout window.
San Diego has lost 2 straight games.
New York: 55-64 SU
San Diego: 54-67 SU
New York most recently:
When playing on Friday are 5-5
Before playing San Diego are 7-3
After playing San Diego are 5-5
After a win are 5-5
San Diego most recently:
When playing on Friday are 6-4
Before playing NY Mets are 2-8
After playing NY Mets are 3-7
After a loss are 6-4
A few trends to consider:
The total has gone OVER in 5 of NY Mets's last 7 games when playing on the road against San Diego
NY Mets are 7-3 SU in its last 10 games when playing San Diego
The total has gone UNDER in 11 of NY Mets's last 16 games
The total has gone OVER in 4 of NY Mets's last 6 games when playing San Diego
The total has gone OVER in 5 of San Diego's last 7 games when playing at home against NY Mets
San Diego is 13-6 SU in its last 19 games when playing at home against NY Mets
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of San Diego's last 6 games
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of San Diego's last 9 games at home
San Diego home to NY Mets, Saturday, August 17