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|Atlanta Braves vs. New York Mets|
If familiarity breeds contempt, there should be animosity aplenty on Monday when the Atlanta Braves and the New York Mets meet at Citi Field.
Julio Teheran will be the starting pitcher for the Braves on this day. Righthander Teheran is 7-5 this season with a 3.35 ERA.
Meanwhile, it'll be Dillon Gee who starts for the Mets. Righthander Gee is 7-7 with a 4.32 ERA so far this season.Last time out for Atlanta, they were a 3-1 loser as they battled the White Sox on the road. Moneyline bettors who got the White Sox at +112 were rewarded, while the 4 combined runs moved the game UNDER for totals bettors. Last time out for New York, they were a 5-0 winner as they battled the Phillies at home. Moneyline bettors who got the Mets at -108 were rewarded, while the 5 combined runs moved the game UNDER for totals bettors. Current streak:
Atlanta has lost 2 straight games.
New York has won 2 straight games.
Atlanta: 55-43 SU
New York: 43-51 SU
Atlanta most recently:
When playing on Monday are 6-4
Before playing NY Mets are 6-4
After playing Chi White Sox are 4-6
After a loss are 7-3
New York most recently:
When playing on Monday are 5-5
Before playing Atlanta are 5-5
After playing Philadelphia are 4-6
After a win are 5-5
A few trends to consider:
NY Mets home to Atlanta, Tuesday, July 23