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A winning streak will be on the line for the Arizona Diamondbacks on Friday when they battle the New York Mets at Chase Field.
Jeremy Hefner will be the starting pitcher for the Mets on this day. Righthander Hefner is 4-8 this season with a 4.12 ERA.
Starting this game for the Diamondbacks will be Patrick Corbin. The lefthander has a 2.33 ERA to go along with a 12-3 record this season.
New York won its last outing, a 2-1 result against the Rockies on August 8. Bettors who backed the Mets at -153 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (3) sent UNDER bettors to the payout window.
In their last action, Arizona was a 9-8 winner at home against the Rays. Bettors on Arizona at +116 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (17) sent OVER bettors home happy as well.
New York has won 3 straight games.
Arizona has won 2 straight games.
New York: 52-60 SU
Arizona: 58-55 SU
New York most recently:
When playing on Friday are 6-4
Before playing Arizona are 4-6
After playing Colorado are 3-7
After a win are 5-5
Arizona most recently:
When playing on Friday are 5-5
Before playing NY Mets are 4-6
After playing Tampa Bay are 5-5
After a win are 4-6
A few trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 8 of NY Mets's last 9 games
The total has gone OVER in 4 of NY Mets's last 5 games when playing Arizona
The total has gone UNDER in 8 of NY Mets's last 11 games on the road
NY Mets are 4-2 SU in its last 6 games
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Arizona's last 5 games when playing NY Mets
Arizona is 8-2 SU in its last 10 games when playing at home against NY Mets
The total has gone UNDER in 7 of Arizona's last 9 games
Arizona is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games at home
Arizona home to NY Mets, Saturday, August 10