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The New York Mets will be fighting to snap a losing streak on Friday when they take on the Milwaukee Brewers at Miller Park.
Righthander Zack Wheeler will take the mound for the Mets to start this game. Wheeler is 1-1 this season with a 5.06 ERA.
Starting this game for the Brewers will be Johnny Hellweg. The righthander has a 26.95 ERA to go along with a 0-1 record this season.
Last time out for New York, they were a 5-4 loser as they battled the Diamondbacks at home. Moneyline bettors who got the Diamondbacks at -115 were rewarded, while the 9 combined runs moved the game OVER for totals bettors.
Milwaukee was an 8-5 loser in its last match on the road against the Nationals. They lost as +138 underdogs, while the total score of 13 made winners of OVER bettors.
New York has lost 2 straight games.
New York: 35-47 SU
Milwaukee: 34-50 SU
New York most recently:
When playing on Friday are 5-5
Before playing Milwaukee are 4-6
After playing Arizona are 6-4
After a loss are 7-3
Milwaukee most recently:
When playing on Friday are 2-8
Before playing NY Mets are 5-5
After playing Washington are 4-6
After a loss are 4-6
A few trends to consider:
The total has gone OVER in 5 of NY Mets's last 5 games
NY Mets are 5-2 SU in its last 7 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 5 of NY Mets's last 7 games when playing Milwaukee
The total has gone OVER in 17 of NY Mets's last 25 games when playing on the road against Milwaukee
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Milwaukee's last 5 games at home
Milwaukee is 6-2 SU in its last 8 games when playing NY Mets
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Milwaukee's last 7 games when playing NY Mets
The total has gone OVER in 17 of Milwaukee's last 25 games when playing at home against NY Mets
Milwaukee home to NY Mets, Saturday, July 6