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The New York Mets and the Atlanta Braves will both be trying to pick up a win on Tuesday when they battle at Turner Field.
Righthander Matt Harvey will take the mound for the Mets to start this game. Harvey is 5-1 this season with a 2.04 ERA.
It'll be Alex Wood toeing the rubber for the Braves in this contest. Lefthander Wood is 0-0 with a 0.00 ERA so far this season.
Last time out for New York, they were a 2-1 loser as they battled the Braves on the road. Moneyline bettors who got the Braves at -185 were rewarded, while the 3 combined runs moved the game UNDER for totals bettors.
Atlanta has won 3 straight games.
New York: 25-40 SU
Atlanta: 42-28 SU
New York most recently:
When playing on Tuesday are 4-6
Before playing Atlanta are 5-5
After playing Atlanta are 3-7
After a loss are 3-7
Atlanta most recently:
When playing on Tuesday are 5-5
Before playing NY Mets are 7-3
After playing NY Mets are 6-4
After a win are 7-3
A few trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of NY Mets's last 6 games
NY Mets are 1-4 SU in its last 5 games
NY Mets are 1-4 SU in its last 5 games when playing Atlanta
NY Mets are 2-9 SU in its last 11 games when playing on the road against Atlanta
Atlanta is 8-1 SU in its last 9 games at home
Atlanta is 9-2 SU in its last 11 games when playing at home against NY Mets
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Atlanta's last 5 games at home
Atlanta is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games when playing NY Mets
Atlanta home to NY Mets, Tuesday, June 18