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A winning streak will be on the line for the New York Mets on Monday when they battle the Cincinnati Reds at Great American Ball Park.
The Mets will pin their hopes on the pitching of righthander Aaron Harang in this game. Harang has a 5-12 record and a 5.69 ERA this season.
It'll be Johnny Cueto toeing the rubber for the Reds in this contest. Righthander Cueto is 5-2 with a 3.02 ERA so far this season.
In their last action, New York was a 4-3 winner on the road against the Phillies. Bettors on New York at +184 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (7) sent OVER bettors home happy as well.
Last time out for Cincinnati, they were a 11-3 winner as they battled the Pirates on the road. Moneyline bettors who got the Reds at +108 were rewarded, while the 14 combined runs moved the game OVER for totals bettors.
New York has won 3 straight games.
New York: 71-84 SU
Cincinnati: 89-67 SU
New York most recently:
When playing on Monday are 4-6
Before playing Cincinnati are 3-7
After playing Philadelphia are 7-3
After a win are 4-6
Cincinnati most recently:
When playing on Monday are 5-5
Before playing NY Mets are 9-1
After playing Pittsburgh are 5-5
After a win are 6-4
A few trends to consider:
The total has gone OVER in 5 of NY Mets's last 6 games
The total has gone OVER in 5 of NY Mets's last 6 games on the road
NY Mets are 4-1 SU in its last 5 games
NY Mets are 4-1 SU in its last 5 games on the road
Cincinnati is 8-1 SU in its last 9 games when playing NY Mets
Cincinnati is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Cincinnati's last 6 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Cincinnati's last 5 games
Cincinnati home to NY Mets, Tuesday, September 24