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Divisional bragging rights will be on the line on Monday when the New York Mets and the Atlanta Braves meet at Turner Field.
Dillon Gee will be the starting pitcher for the Mets on this day. Righthander Gee is 5-6 this season with a 4.84 ERA.
Meanwhile, it'll be Tim Hudson who starts for the Braves. Righthander Hudson is 4-6 with a 4.41 ERA so far this season.
New York won its last outing, a 4-3 result against the Cubs on June 16. Bettors who backed the Mets at -110 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (7) sent UNDER bettors to the payout window.
In their last action, Atlanta was a 3-0 winner at home against the Giants. Bettors on Atlanta at -160 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (3) sent UNDER bettors home happy as well.
Atlanta has won 2 straight games.
New York: 25-39 SU
Atlanta: 41-28 SU
New York most recently:
When playing on Monday are 3-7
Before playing Atlanta are 4-6
After playing Chi Cubs are 5-5
After a win are 5-5
Atlanta most recently:
When playing on Monday are 6-4
Before playing NY Mets are 7-3
After playing San Francisco are 5-5
After a win are 6-4
A few trends to consider:
The total has gone OVER in 7 of NY Mets's last 10 games when playing on the road against Atlanta
The total has gone OVER in 4 of NY Mets's last 6 games when playing Atlanta
NY Mets are 3-10 SU in its last 13 games
NY Mets are 4-15 SU in its last 19 games when playing Atlanta
Atlanta is 7-1 SU in its last 8 games at home
Atlanta is 8-2 SU in its last 10 games when playing at home against NY Mets
Atlanta is 15-4 SU in its last 19 games when playing NY Mets
The total has gone OVER in 7 of Atlanta's last 10 games when playing at home against NY Mets
Atlanta home to NY Mets, Tuesday, June 18