Atlanta Braves vs New York Mets 08/05/2022 Picks, Betting Predictions and Preview
Atlanta Braves vs New York Mets 08/05/2022 – On Friday evening, the Atlanta Braves and the New York Mets will clash at the diamond at Citi Field in Queens, New York. The Atlanta Braves are in the second position of the NL East with 63-43, with the Philadelphia Phillies following closely. The New York Mets are at the top of the division with 67-38. The Braves are looking for redemption after failing to win in the previous clash against the Mets. However, the MLB best prop bets today are predicting the Mets to win this game and cover the spread.
Atlanta Braves vs New York Mets 08/05/2022
|When:||Friday, August 5, 7:10 PM ET|
|Where:||Citi Field, Queens, New York|
The Atlanta Braves are here after losing to the Mets in the previous game with a score of 6-4. The Atlanta offense is led by Matt Olson who has put up 100 hits and is currently batting with an average of .248 this season. The lead home run scorer for the team is Austin Riley who has scored 29 homers for the team. The Atlanta Braves are sending Ian Anderson to the hill. Anderson is now 9-6 with a 4.99 ERA.
Players to watch: Dansby Swanson SS (GP 106, AB 407, R 69, H 121, 2B 21, 3B 1, HR 15, RBI 55, TB 189, BB 34, SO 116, SB 14, AVG 0.297, OBP 0.355, SLG 0.464, OPS 0.819, WAR 4.4), Austin Riley 3B (GP 104, AB 407, R 62, H 121, 2B 32, 3B 1, HR 29, RBI 68, TB 242, BB 33, SO 113, SB 2, AVG 0.297, OBP 0.359, SLG 0.595, OPS 0.953, WAR 4.7).
New York Mets
The New York Mets will try to pluck another win against the Braves in this game. The New York offense is led by Francisco Lindor who has put up 105 hits and has knocked 19 homers out of the park. The highest number of home runs for the team has been scored by Pete Alonso, who has 28 homers to his name. The New York Mets will be tossing the ball to Taijuan Walker for this game. Walker is 9-2 with a 2.79 ERA.
Players to watch: Francisco Lindor SS (GP 104, AB 403, R 64, H 105, 2B 16, 3B 3, HR 19, RBI 74, TB 184, BB 44, SO 91, SB 10, AVG 0.261, OBP 0.34, SLG 0.457, OPS 0.796, WAR 3.8), Pete Alonso 1B (GP 104, AB 388, R 61, H 108, 2B 20, 3B 0, HR 29, RBI 91, TB 215, BB 41, SO 87, SB 2, AVG 0.278, OBP 0.356, SLG 0.554, OPS 0.91, WAR 3.1).
Atlanta Braves vs New York Mets Betting Numbers
The total has gone OVER in 10 of Atlanta’s last 15 games.
Atlanta are 4-2 SU in their last 6 games.
Atlanta are 2-5 SU in their last 7 games against NY Mets.
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Atlanta’s last 7 games on the road.
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Atlanta’s last 6 games when playing on the road against NY Mets.
New York Mets
The total has gone OVER in 4 of NY Mets’ last 5 games.
NY Mets are 9-1 SU in their last 10 games.
NY Mets are 4-1 SU in their last 5 games at home.
The total has gone OVER in 5 of NY Mets’ last 6 games when playing at home against Atlanta.
NY Mets are 7-1 SU in their last 8 games against an opponent in the National League.
Atlanta Braves vs New York Mets Betting Picks
The Atlanta Braves are going with Anderson as starting pitcher who has not been his best this season. On the other hand, the Mets have a powerful weapon in Walker who is going to be a menace on the mound. The New York Mets will be winning this game according to the MLB betting forum.
Score Prediction: Mets 6, Braves 5.