St. Louis Cardinals vs New York Mets 05/16/2022 – The Cardinals and the Mets will square off from the Citi Field in Queens, New York in an opening game of a four-game series. The Cardinals are second in the NL Central Division play and are 19-15 on the season. The Mets are holding an incredible 23-13 record on the season and are one of the best teams. The New York Mets are ahead of the Phillies and they look forward to retaining their top spot. Both teams are performing well, the Mets are better than the Cardinals and are expected to win as per the baseball betting websites.
St. Louis Cardinals vs New York Mets 05/16/2022
|When:||Monday, May 16, 7:10 PM ET|
|Where:||Citi Field, Queens, New York|
St. Louis Cardinals
The Cardinals are coming off a big win in their last game against the Giants. St. Louis smashed 15 runs and gave up six to the Giants. The Cardinals won their series with a 2-1 record and are riding a two-game winning streak. Nolan Arenado has taken the lead for his team with a batting clip of .311 seven home runs and 27 RBIs. Paul Goldschmidt is the other notable player from the plate. The Cardinals will turn in Miles Mikolas to the mound as their starter. The righty is holding a 3-1 record on the season with an ERA of 1.49.
Players to watch: Nolan Arenado 3B (GP 32, AB 122, R 14, H 38, 2B 12, 3B 0, HR 7, RBI 27, TB 71, BB 12, SO 20, SB 0, AVG 0.311, OBP 0.37, SLG 0.582, OPS 0.952, WAR 2.2), Paul Goldschmidt 1B (GP 32, AB 121, R 18, H 36, 2B 9, 3B 0, HR 3, RBI 17, TB 54, BB 17, SO 27, SB 3, AVG 0.298, OBP 0.384, SLG 0.446, OPS 0.83, WAR 1).
New York Mets
The Mets are coming into this game after a loss to the Mariners. New York smashed seven and gave up eight in return. The Mets are one the best teams this season and they have Jeff McNeil as their leader in scoring with a percentage of .311. Pete Alonso is the leader in home runs with eight and RBIs with 29. The Mets will turn in Tylor Megill to the mound as their starter in this game. Megill is holding a 4-2 record on the season with an ERA of 4.41 and 37 Ks.
Players to watch: Francisco Lindor SS (GP 35, AB 134, R 18, H 31, 2B 6, 3B 0, HR 5, RBI 21, TB 52, BB 14, SO 29, SB 4, AVG 0.231, OBP 0.312, SLG 0.388, OPS 0.7, WAR 0.7), Starling Marte RF (GP 32, AB 134, R 20, H 36, 2B 7, 3B 1, HR 3, RBI 20, TB 54, BB 5, SO 23, SB 5, AVG 0.269, OBP 0.315, SLG 0.403, OPS 0.718, WAR 0.6).
St. Louis Cardinals vs New York Mets Betting Numbers
St. Louis Cardinals
St. Louis are 11-5 SU in their last 16 games against NY Mets.
The total has gone UNDER in 12 of St. Louis’ last 18 games on the road.
St. Louis are 7-1 SU in their last 8 games when playing on the road against NY Mets.
The total has gone OVER in 8 of St. Louis’ last 12 games against an opponent in the National League.
St. Louis are 6-3 SU in their last 9 games against an opponent in the National League East Division division.
New York Mets
The total has gone OVER in 4 of NY Mets’ last 5 games against St. Louis.
The total has gone OVER in 6 of NY Mets’ last 8 games at home.
NY Mets are 1-7 SU in their last 8 games when playing at home against St. Louis.
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of NY Mets’ last 5 games against an opponent in the National League.
NY Mets are 2-8 SU in their last 10 games against an opponent in the National League Central Division division.
St. Louis Cardinals vs New York Mets Betting Picks
The Cardinals are playing well off-late, especially after their victory against the Giants. St. Louis is all set to win this game and cover the spread as per the online baseball Moneyline picks.
Score Prediction: Cardinals 5, Mets 3.