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The New York Mets and the Atlanta Braves will meet on the field at Turner Field on Thursday in a battle of division rivals.
Righthander Jenrry Mejia will take the mound for the Mets to start this game. Mejia is 1-0 this season with a 1.50 ERA.
Starting this game for the Braves will be David Hale. The righthander has a 0.00 ERA to go along with a 0-0 record this season.
Last time out for New York, they were a 4-3 loser as they battled the Braves on the road. Moneyline bettors who got the Braves at -150 were rewarded, while the 7 combined runs moved the game UNDER for totals bettors.
New York: 3-5 SU
Atlanta: 5-3 SU
New York most recently:
When playing on Thursday are 2-8
Before playing LA Angels are 4-6
After playing Atlanta are 4-6
After a loss are 6-4
Atlanta most recently:
When playing on Thursday are 4-6
Before playing Washington are 6-4
After playing NY Mets are 5-5
After a win are 4-6
A few trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of NY Mets's last 5 games on the road
NY Mets are 7-2 SU in its last 9 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 10 of NY Mets's last 15 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of NY Mets's last 6 games when playing Atlanta
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Atlanta's last 8 games
Atlanta is 5-2 SU in its last 7 games
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Atlanta's last 6 games at home
Atlanta is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games when playing NY Mets
NY Mets at LA Angels, Friday, April 11
Atlanta home to Washington, Friday, April 11