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New York Mets Open as Moneyline Underdog vs the St. Louis Cardinals

Those betting on MLB baseball odds will look to pick a winner at Citi Field on Tuesday as the host New York Mets battle the St. Louis Cardinals in baseball betting odds action.

New York hands the ball to starter Jonathon Niese in this one and he'll try to improve on his 3-3 mark on the year. St. Louis counters with Michael Wacha, who will try to quiet the fans and the Mets bats at the same time.

Opening Odds & Computer Pick

Betting fans looking to pick the visiting St. Louis Cardinals before the first pitch in this match found them as -109 moneyline favorites earlier today at Bovada. They saw the over/under total of 7 earlier at TopBet.

Odds Shark computer prediction handicapping models run on this game pick a 4.8-4.3 victory for the Cardinals. View the computer score prediction and who will win the pick on the moneyline for all upcoming MLB matchups here.

St. Louis Cardinals vs New York Mets Matchup

Team Betting Records & Power Rankings

23-16 New York battles the Cardinals, currently with a 25-13 mark. Stay Informed: follow us on Twitter for odds specials, betting line moves and New York vs St. Louis injuries news.

This game puts the New York Mets, most recently No. 14 in Odds Shark MLB Power Rankings, up against the St. Louis Cardinals, who rate a No. 7 in the latest survey.

Statistical Matchup

On offense, it's a battle between the New York Mets and its No. 22-rated batting order, averaging 3.87 runs per nine innings, against the No. 16 line up of the St. Louis Cardinals at 4.26 runs per outing.

Defensively, St. Louis features the No. 1-rated defense on the road, allowing 3 runs per game. New York, meanwhile, comes in at No. 12 at home, scoring 4.4 runs per game.

Recent Outings Betting Recap

St. Louis lost in extra innings against the Mets on Monday as New York edged them 2-1 at Citi Field.

Betting Trends
  • St. Louis is 2-4 SU in its last 6 games
  • The total has gone UNDER in 5 of St. Louis's last 6 games
  • St. Louis is 2-4 SU in its last 6 games on the road
  • The total has gone UNDER in 4 of St. Louis's last 5 games on the road
  • The total has gone UNDER in 11 of NY Mets's last 16 games
  • NY Mets is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games at home
  • The total has gone UNDER in 7 of NY Mets's last 9 games at home
  • NY Mets is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games when playing St. Louis

Next Betting Matchups

St. Louis at New York, Wednesday, May 20th