Brewers vs. Mets Moneyline Pick
Milwaukee Brewers vs New York Mets
Date: Thursday, June 16th, 07:10 ET
Location: Citi Field
TV: Bally Sports Wisconsin
Money Line: Brewers +108 / Mets -130
Total Line: 7.5
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STARTING PITCHINGMilwaukee: Aaron Ashby (1-5, 3.91) New York: Tylor Megill (4-2, 4.5)
Brewers Projected Lineup
Hunter Renfroe RF Omar Narváez C Andrew McCutchen LF Jace Peterson 3B Tyrone Taylor CF Rowdy Tellez 1B Luis Urías 2B Christian Yelich LF Willy Adames SS Aaron Ashby P
Mets Projected Lineup
J.D. Davis 3B Luis Guillorme 2B Eduardo Escobar 3B Starling Marte RF Mark Canha LF Tomás Nido C Francisco Lindor SS Pete Alonso 1B Brandon Nimmo CF Tylor Megill P
STRAIGHT UP/ OVER/UNDER / RUN LINE RECORDSMilwaukee Brewers: 35-29-0 SU / OU 31-30-3 / Run Line W/L 26-38-0 New York Mets: 41-23-0 SU / OU 33-27-4 / Run Line W/L 38-26-0
The New York Mets host the Milwaukee Brewers on Thursday, June 16th at Citi Field. The first pitch in this matchup is scheduled for 07:10 ET. The MLB Odds Board places New York as the favorite (-130), with an OU line set at 7.5.
In Milwaukee’s last game vs the Mets, the Brewers came away with a 10-2 win. Overall, the team’s pitching staff limited the Mets to 2 runs on 5 hits. The Brewers lineup had a good night at the plate, coming up with 11 hits, leading to 10 runs. In the matchup, Milwaukee was favored at -125.0 on the moneyline. So far, the team has been the favorite in 56 of their games, winning at a rate of 55%. Together, the Brewers and Mets combined to surpass the over-under betting line set at 7.5 runs. So far, Milwaukee has an above .500 over-under record of 31-30-3.
In their last 5 games, the Brewers are below .500, at 2-3. In this rough stretch of games, the team’s run differential comes in at -1. Despite their below .500 record, in Milwaukee’s last 5 games, they are averaging just 5.0. Their season-long average currently sits at 4.33 (16th. So far, Milwaukee has won over half of their 21 series played, going 10-7-4.
New York will look to move on from a 8 runs loss to the Brewers, falling by the score of 10-2. New York’s pitching staff gave up 11 hits, leading to 10 runs for the Brewers. The Mets offense ended the game with just 2 runs on 5 hits. This loss came as no surprise, as New York came into the game as the underdog, getting 115.0. In their 16 games as the underdog, their straight-up win percentage sits at 50.0%. The Mets and Brewers went over the run total line set at 7.5 runs. For the season, the team’s over-under record is 33-27-4.
In their last 5 games, the Mets have put together a record of 3-2. They have managed to pick up these wins despite having a negative run differential of their last 5 games (-2). New York is still playing winning baseball, even with their offense averaging just 4.6 runs per game, compared to a season-long mark of 5.03. On the season, New York has won more than half of their series, going 14-3-3.
Milwaukee will roll with Aaron Ashby (1-5) as their starter. So far, Ashby has put together an ERA of 3.91. In his appearances leading up to today, he has lasted an average of 3.86 innings. Compared to other starters, the left-hander has a high BA allowed, currently sitting at 0.245. This season, Ashby has avoided giving up home runs, allowing just 0.9 per 9 innings. In terms of strikeouts, Aaron Ashby has a strong strikeout percentage of 28.0%, including a per game average of 4.77. For the season, he has struggled with command averaging 4.09 walks per outing.
In today’s game, New York turns to starter Tylor Megill. For the year, he has a record of 4-2. So far, Megill has put together an ERA of 4.5. In his appearances leading up to today, he has lasted an average of 4.75 innings. Megill’s opponent’s batting average currently sits at 0.24. Home runs have been an issue for Megill, as he is allowing an average of 1.18 per 9 innings pitched. In terms of strikeouts, Megill is averaging just 5.12 K’s per game. So far, he has struck out 26.0% of the batters he has faced. Throughout the season, Megill has avoided walking batters, allowing just 2.37 per contest.
Milwaukee vs New York History
For the season, the Milwaukee Brewers and New York Mets will be playing their 3rd game of the season. Today’s game will be a rubber match for the two teams, as Milwaukee and New York each have 1 win. Through 2 games, the series’ over-under record is 1-1, with the average run total sitting at 6.5 runs per game. The averge scoring margin in these meetings is 6.0 runs. Last season, Milwaukee picked up the series win, 4 games to 2. The over-under record in last year’s matchups was 1-4, with the average run total being 6.5 runs per game. On average, the winning team won by a margin of 2.83 runs per contest.
Betting TrendsMilwaukee is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games when playing NY Mets Milwaukee is 11-3 ATS in its last 14 games when playing on the road against NY Mets NY Mets is 9-1 SU in its last 10 games at home NY Mets is 7-1 ATS in its last 8 games at home
Milwaukee Brewers at New York Mets Prediction
Heading into Thursday’s National League matchup between Milwaukee and New York, the Mets are the slight favorite on the moneyline. Although Aaron Ashby is coming off two straight bad outings, he has the ability to lock down opposing lineups. On the other side, Tylor Megill lasted just 3 1/3 innings in his start vs the Angels. I like the Brewers to pick up the win.Free MLB Pick: Brewers Moneyline
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