Need a Place
To Play?

Try one of our recommended sites:

  • Bovada
  • 5Dimes
  • TopBet
  • BetDSI
  • BookMaker

MLB Baseball - Preview

MLB BASEBALL

New York Mets vs. Chicago Cubs

The New York Mets will be trying to extend a winning streak on Saturday when they take on the Chicago Cubs at Wrigley Field.

The Mets will pin their hopes on the pitching of righthander Jeremy Hefner in this game. Hefner has a 0-4 record and a 4.28 ERA this season.

Hefner's opponent in this one will be Scott Feldman. The Cubs righthander has a 2.53 ERA to go along with a 3-3 record this season.

New York won its last outing, a 3-2 result against the Cubs on May 17. Bettors who backed the Mets at -140 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (5) sent UNDER bettors to the payout window.

Current streak:
New York has won 2 straight games.

Team records:
New York: 16-23 SU
Chicago: 17-24 SU

New York most recently:
When playing on Saturday are 5-5
Before playing Chi Cubs are 4-6
After playing Chi Cubs are 3-7
After a win are 3-7

Chicago most recently:
When playing on Saturday are 5-5
Before playing NY Mets are 6-4
After playing NY Mets are 7-3
After a loss are 6-4

A few trends to consider:
The total has gone OVER in 6 of NY Mets's last 8 games when playing on the road against Chi Cubs
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of NY Mets's last 6 games
The total has gone OVER in 12 of NY Mets's last 18 games on the road
NY Mets are 3-6 SU in their last 9 games when playing Chi Cubs
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Chi Cubs's last 5 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 10 of Chi Cubs's last 13 games
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Chi Cubs's last 8 games when playing at home against NY Mets
Chi Cubs are 4-2 SU in their last 6 games

Next up:
Chi Cubs home to NY Mets, Sunday, May 19