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A winning streak will be on the line for the Pittsburgh Pirates on Sunday when they battle the New York Mets at PNC Park.
Dillon Gee will be the starting pitcher for the Mets on this day. Righthander Gee is 6-7 this season with a 4.60 ERA.
Meanwhile, it'll be Gerrit Cole who starts for the Pirates. Righthander Cole is 4-2 with a 3.68 ERA so far this season.
In their last action, New York was a 4-2 loser on the road against the Pirates. Bettors on Pittsburgh at -173 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (6) sent UNDER bettors home happy as well.
New York has lost 2 straight games.
Pittsburgh has won 3 straight games.
New York: 40-50 SU
Pittsburgh: 56-36 SU
New York most recently:
When playing on Sunday are 4-6
Before playing Philadelphia are 4-6
After playing Pittsburgh are 3-7
After a loss are 8-2
Pittsburgh most recently:
When playing on Sunday are 5-5
Before playing Cincinnati are 5-5
After playing NY Mets are 6-4
After a win are 7-3
A few trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 7 of NY Mets's last 8 games when playing on the road against Pittsburgh
The total has gone OVER in 10 of NY Mets's last 13 games
NY Mets are 7-3 SU in its last 10 games on the road
NY Mets are 4-2 SU in its last 6 games
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Pittsburgh's last 5 games
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Pittsburgh's last 5 games at home
Pittsburgh is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games when playing NY Mets
The total has gone UNDER in 7 of Pittsburgh's last 8 games when playing at home against NY Mets
NY Mets home to Philadelphia, Friday, July 19
Pittsburgh at Cincinnati, Friday, July 19