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MLB BASEBALL

Los Angeles Dodgers vs. New York Mets

The Los Angeles Dodgers and the New York Mets will both be gunning for a victory on Tuesday when they meet at Citi Field.

The Dodgers will pin their hopes on the pitching of lefthander Clayton Kershaw in this game. Kershaw has a 2-2 record and a 1.88 ERA this season.

Starting this game for the Mets will be Jonathon Niese. The lefthander has a 3.80 ERA to go along with a 2-1 record this season.

The Dodgers were a 7-4 winner in their most recent outing on the road against the Orioles. That made winners of bettors who got Los Angeles at +115 on the moneyline, while the total score (11) was good news for OVER bettors.

New York won its last outing, a 2-0 result against the Nationals on April 21. Bettors who backed the Mets at +119 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (2) sent UNDER bettors to the payout window.

Team records:
Los Angeles: 8-10 SU
New York: 9-8 SU

Los Angeles most recently:
When playing on Tuesday are 7-3
Before playing NY Mets are 3-7
After playing Baltimore are 7-1
After a win are 5-5

New York most recently:
When playing on Tuesday are 3-7
Before playing LA Dodgers are 8-2
After playing Washington are 4-6
After a win are 5-5

A few trends to consider:
The total has gone OVER in 5 of LA Dodgers's last 6 games
The total has gone OVER in 5 of LA Dodgers's last 6 games when playing NY Mets
LA Dodgers are 4-1 SU in their last 5 games when playing NY Mets
LA Dodgers are 4-1 SU in their last 5 games when playing on the road against NY Mets
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 when playing LA Dodgers
NY Mets are 4-1 SU in its last 5 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 6 of NY Mets's last 8 games when playing at home against LA Dodgers

Next up:
NY Mets home to LA Dodgers, Wednesday, April 24