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The Atlanta Braves and the New York Mets will meet on the field at Citi Field on Wednesday in a battle of division rivals.
The Braves will pin their hopes on the pitching of righthander Tim Hudson in this game. Hudson has a 7-7 record and a 4.08 ERA this season.
It'll be Jeremy Hefner toeing the rubber for the Mets in this contest. Righthander Hefner is 4-7 with a 3.80 ERA so far this season.
In their last action, Atlanta was a 4-1 loser on the road against the Mets. Bettors on New York at +125 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (5) sent UNDER bettors home happy as well.
Atlanta: 56-44 SU
New York: 44-52 SU
Atlanta most recently:
When playing on Wednesday are 3-7
Before playing NY Mets are 7-3
After playing NY Mets are 3-7
After a loss are 7-3
New York most recently:
When playing on Wednesday are 5-5
Before playing Atlanta are 4-6
After playing Atlanta are 8-2
After a win are 5-5
A few trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Atlanta's last 6 games when playing on the road against NY Mets
Atlanta is 6-2 SU in its last 8 games when playing on the road against NY Mets
The total has gone OVER in 8 of Atlanta's last 11 games on the road
Atlanta is 17-8 SU in its last 25 games when playing NY Mets
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of NY Mets's last 6 games when playing at home against Atlanta
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of NY Mets's last 8 games
The total has gone OVER in 7 of NY Mets's last 10 games at home
NY Mets are 4-2 SU in its last 6 games
NY Mets home to Atlanta, Thursday, July 25