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Chicago Cubs vs New York Mets 06/16/2021 Baseball Tips, Forecast and Betting Analysis
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Chicago Cubs vs New York Mets 06/16/2021 – Chicago Cubs will take on New York Mets in their second game of a four-game series from Citi Field in Queens, New York. The Cubs are holding the same record as Milwaukee Brewers in the NL Central Division play and they remain at the top ahead of the Reds. New York Mets have dominated the NL East Division play and they still remain at the top spot. The best mlb betting websites have all the odds and lines available online as these teams continue their series.
Chicago Cubs vs New York Mets 06/16/2021
The Chicago Cubs are holding a 38-29 record on the season after winning 24 games at home and 14 on the road. Chicago lost 10 at City Field and dropped 19 road games this season. In their last series, the Cubs swept the Cardinals in all three games but dropped their series opener against the Mets. Robert Stock will be delivered to the mound as the starting pitcher in this game. Stock has been a relieving pitcher and holds an ERA of 4.73 with the Red Sox last season.
Players to watch: K. Bryant 3B (GP 62, AB 226, R 40, H 66, 2B 16, 3B 1, HR 13, RBI 39, TB 123, BB 26, SO 59, SB 3, AVG 0.292, OBP 0.374, SLG 0.544, OPS 0.918, WAR 2.1), J. Baez SS (GP 60, AB 217, R 33, H 51, 2B 5, 3B 1, HR 15, RBI 42, TB 103, BB 7, SO 88, SB 9, AVG 0.235, OBP 0.27, SLG 0.475, OPS 0.744, WAR 1.6).
New York Mets
The Mets are holding a 34-25 record on the season after their last success against the Cubs. New York smashed three runs from the plate and restricted the Cubs to two. The Mets have won 19 games and home and 15 games on the road. However, they dropped 19 games on the road and just six at their home turf. New York will turn in Jacob DeGrom to the mound to make his 11th appearance on the season. DeGrom has given up just four runs this entire season.
Players to watch: F. Lindor SS (GP 58, AB 214, R 34, H 47, 2B 8, 3B 1, HR 6, RBI 15, TB 75, BB 29, SO 40, SB 5, AVG 0.22, OBP 0.319, SLG 0.35, OPS 0.669, WAR 1.4), D. Smith 1B (GP 56, AB 196, R 18, H 48, 2B 8, 3B 0, HR 5, RBI 22, TB 71, BB 17, SO 55, SB 2, AVG 0.245, OBP 0.315, SLG 0.362, OPS 0.677, WAR 0.1).
Chicago Cubs vs New York Mets Betting Numbers
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Chi Cubs’ last 6 games.
New York Mets
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of NY Mets’ last 5 games.
Chicago Cubs vs New York Mets Betting Picks
New York has been scoring well since April with some of the best hitters on their squad. The Mets have the upper hand in this game with Jacob DeGrom on the mound as their starter. The best baseball betting odds favor the Mets to win and cover the spread.
Score Prediction: Mets 6, Cubs 3.