St. Louis Cardinals vs New York Mets 05/19/2022 – Citi Field will be the venue for a matchup between the St. Louis Cardinals and the New York Mets on Thursday afternoon. This will be the finale of a series between these two teams. The St. Louis Cardinals are in the second position of the NL Central with a score of 21-17, closely following the Brewers. The New York Mets are in the first position of the NL East, with a score of 25-14. The Cardinals are seeking a win after losing the last matchup. The New York Mets are expected to win this game as per baseball betting odds.
St. Louis Cardinals vs New York Mets 05/19/2022
|When:||Thursday, May 19, 1:10 PM ET|
|Where:||Citi Field, Queens, New York|
St. Louis Cardinals
The St. Louis Cardinals are coming into this finale after losing 11-4 on Wednesday against the Mets. The St. Louis offense is led by Nolan Arenado who has scored nine home-runs in this season and is batting with an average of .306 so far. The highest number of hits is by Paul Goldschmidt who has posted 44 so far and is batting with an average of .317. On the mound against the New York Mets, the St. Louis Cardinals will be posting Dakota Hudson. Hudson is currently 3-2 with a 3.06 ERA.
Players to watch: Paul Goldschmidt 1B (GP 35, AB 134, R 22, H 43, 2B 13, 3B 0, HR 5, RBI 23, TB 71, BB 17, SO 28, SB 3, AVG 0.321, OBP 0.397, SLG 0.53, OPS 0.927, WAR 1.5), Dylan Carlson RF (GP 35, AB 131, R 12, H 29, 2B 8, 3B 1, HR 2, RBI 10, TB 45, BB 8, SO 22, SB 1, AVG 0.221, OBP 0.273, SLG 0.344, OPS 0.616, WAR -0.3).
New York Mets
The New York Mets are entering this finale pretty confidently after winning on Wednesday pretty easily. The New York offense is led by Francisco Lindor who had put up 33 hits, scored six homers, and is batting with an average of .228 in this current season. Pete Alonso has the highest number of RBIs on the team with 29 in his bag. The New York Mets will be handing the ball to Chris Bassitt. Bassit is now 4-2 with a 2.34 ERA.
Players to watch: Francisco Lindor SS (GP 38, AB 145, R 21, H 33, 2B 6, 3B 0, HR 6, RBI 22, TB 57, BB 17, SO 32, SB 4, AVG 0.228, OBP 0.315, SLG 0.393, OPS 0.709, WAR 0.8), Pete Alonso DH (GP 38, AB 144, R 21, H 37, 2B 6, 3B 0, HR 8, RBI 29, TB 67, BB 13, SO 38, SB 0, AVG 0.257, OBP 0.331, SLG 0.465, OPS 0.797, WAR 0.7).
St. Louis Cardinals vs New York Mets Betting Numbers
St. Louis Cardinals
St. Louis are 2-4 SU in their last 6 games against NY Mets.
Cardinals is 1-4 SU in their last 5 games on the road.
St. Louis is 8-3 SU in their last 11 games when playing on the road against NY Mets.
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of St. Louis’ last 9 games against an opponent in the National League East Division.
The total has gone OVER in 4 of St. Louis’ last 6 games played on a Thursday when on the road.
New York Mets
NY Mets are 3-8 SU in their last 11 games when playing at home against St. Louis.
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of NY Mets’ last 8 games against an opponent in the National League.
NY Mets are 4-9 SU in their last 13 games against an opponent in the National League Central Division.
St. Louis Cardinals vs New York Mets Betting Picks
The St. Louis Cardinals are struggling on the plate as well as on the mound. The Mets are going to be their usual best selves, even with Jacob deGrom’s injury. The latest MLB betting trends foresee the New York Mets winning in this game.
Score Prediction: Mets 5, Cardinals 2.