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The fans at Citi Field will be treated to a game between the Milwaukee Brewers and the New York Mets when they take their seats on Thursday.
Righthander Johnny Hellweg will take the mound for the Brewers to start this game. Hellweg is 1-4 this season with a 7.36 ERA.
Meanwhile, it'll be Dillon Gee who starts for the Mets. Righthander Gee is 12-10 with a 3.54 ERA so far this season.
Last time out for Milwaukee, they were a 4-0 winner as they battled the Braves on the road. Moneyline bettors who got the Brewers at +115 were rewarded, while the 4 combined runs moved the game UNDER for totals bettors.
New York won its last outing, a 1-0 result against the Reds on September 25. Bettors who backed the Mets at +255 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (1) sent UNDER bettors to the payout window.
New York has won 2 straight games.
Milwaukee: 71-87 SU
New York: 73-85 SU
Milwaukee most recently:
When playing on Thursday are 2-8
Before playing NY Mets are 5-5
After playing Atlanta are 6-4
After a win are 6-4
New York most recently:
When playing on Thursday are 6-4
Before playing Milwaukee are 3-7
After playing Cincinnati are 4-6
After a win are 4-6
A few trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 7 of Milwaukee's last 8 games on the road
Milwaukee is 7-1 SU in its last 8 games when playing on the road against NY Mets
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Milwaukee's last 7 games when playing NY Mets
The total has gone UNDER in 7 of Milwaukee's last 10 games
NY Mets are 5-1 SU in its last 6 games
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of NY Mets's last 7 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 5 of NY Mets's last 7 games when playing Milwaukee
The total has gone OVER in 4 of NY Mets's last 6 games when playing at home against Milwaukee
NY Mets home to Milwaukee, Friday, September 27