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The San Diego Padres will be fighting to snap a losing streak on Saturday when they take on the New York Mets at PETCO Park.
The Mets will pin their hopes on the pitching of righthander Jenrry Mejia in this game. Mejia has a 1-2 record and a 2.22 ERA this season.
It'll be Edinson Volquez toeing the rubber for the Padres in this contest. Righthander Volquez is 8-10 with a 5.80 ERA so far this season.
In their last action, New York was a 5-2 winner on the road against the Padres. Bettors on New York at +136 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (7) sent UNDER bettors home happy as well.
New York has won 2 straight games.
San Diego has lost 3 straight games.
New York: 56-64 SU
San Diego: 54-68 SU
New York most recently:
When playing on Saturday are 3-7
Before playing San Diego are 7-3
After playing San Diego are 5-5
After a win are 5-5
San Diego most recently:
When playing on Saturday are 5-5
Before playing NY Mets are 2-8
After playing NY Mets are 3-7
After a loss are 5-5
A few trends to consider:
NY Mets are 4-1 SU in its last 5 games when playing San Diego
NY Mets are 4-2 SU in its last 6 games when playing on the road against San Diego
NY Mets are 8-15 SU in its last 23 games when playing on the road against San Diego
San Diego is 15-8 SU in its last 23 games when playing at home against NY Mets
San Diego is 2-4 SU in its last 6 games when playing at home against NY Mets
San Diego is 1-4 SU in its last 5 games when playing NY Mets
San Diego is 1-5 SU in its last 6 games
San Diego home to NY Mets, Sunday, August 18