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|Pittsburgh Pirates vs. New York Mets|
The fans at Citi Field will be treated to a game between the Pittsburgh Pirates and the New York Mets when they take their seats on Friday.
The Pirates will give the ball to starter Wandy Rodriguez in this one. Lefthander Rodriguez is 2-2 this season with a 4.02 ERA.
The Mets will counter Rodriguez with Shaun Marcum. Righthander Marcum has a 6.48 ERA to go along with a 0-1 record this season.The Pirates were a 3-2 loser in their most recent outing on the road against the Mets. That made winners of bettors who got New York at -123 on the moneyline, while the total score (5) was good news for UNDER bettors. Current streak:
Pittsburgh has lost 2 straight games.
Pittsburgh: 18-16 SU
New York: 14-17 SU
Pittsburgh most recently:
When playing on Friday are 3-7
Before playing NY Mets are 4-6
After playing NY Mets are 4-6
After a loss are 7-3
New York most recently:
When playing on Friday are 2-8
Before playing Pittsburgh are 6-4
After playing Pittsburgh are 7-3
After a win are 3-7
A few trends to consider:
NY Mets home to Pittsburgh, Saturday, May 11