Chicago Cubs vs New York Mets 06/17/2021 – Two top teams from the NL Division will conclude their four-game series from Citi Field in Queens, New York. The Cubs are leading the NL Central Division to play alongside the Brewers. The New York Mets are dominating the NL East Division and are ahead of the Phillies. Both teams have won against most of their opponents and they look forward to retaining their top spot. The baseball betting tips for this game are available online with all the odds and recent betting trends.
Chicago Cubs vs New York Mets 06/17/2021
|When:||Thursday, June 17, 7:10 PM ET|
|Where:||Citi Field, Queens, New York|
The Chicago Cubs won 38 and dropped 30 after losing their last three games against the Mets. Chicago gave up six and scored just three in return in their last game. The Cubs need to make up for their loss before they lose their spot to the Brewers. Chicago is touching 4.54 runs per game on average and is holding the 11th rank in scoring. Kyle Hendricks will take the hill as their starter in this game. Hendricks is holding an 8-4 record on the season with an ERA of 4.46.
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 61, AB 220, R 33, H 51, 2B 5, 3B 1, HR 15, RBI 42, TB 103, BB 8, SO 90, SB 9, AVG 0.232, OBP 0.269, SLG 0.468, OPS 0.737, WAR 1.7).
New York Mets
The Mets are holding a 35-25 record on the season and they look forward to building on their three-game winning streak. The New York Mets are averaging just 3.85 per game and are holding the 17th rank in their offense. The Mets have Pete Alonso as their home runs leader with 10 and RBI leader with 34. Marcus Stroman will take the hill as their starter in this game. Stroman is holding an ERA of 2.33 with a 6-4 record on the season.
Players to watch: F. Lindor SS (GP 59, AB 217, R 34, H 47, 2B 8, 3B 1, HR 6, RBI 16, TB 75, BB 30, SO 40, SB 5, AVG 0.217, OBP 0.317, SLG 0.346, OPS 0.663, WAR 1.6), D. Smith 1B (GP 57, AB 199, R 19, H 49, 2B 8, 3B 0, HR 6, RBI 24, TB 75, BB 17, SO 55, SB 2, AVG 0.246, OBP 0.318, SLG 0.377, OPS 0.695, WAR 0.3).
Chicago Cubs vs New York Mets Betting Numbers
Chi Cubs are 14-6 SU in their last 20 games against NY Mets.
Chi Cubs are 3-7 SU in their last 10 games on the road.
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Chi Cubs’ last 7 games when playing on the road against NY Mets.
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Chi Cubs’ last 5 games against an opponent in the National League East Division division.
Chi Cubs are 5-1 SU in their last 6 games played on a Thursday.
New York Mets
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of NY Mets’ last 6 games.
NY Mets are 6-1 SU in their last 7 games.
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of NY Mets’ last 7 games against Chi Cubs.
NY Mets are 9-1 SU in their last 10 games at home.
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of NY Mets’ last 7 games when playing at home against Chi Cubs.
Chicago Cubs vs New York Mets Betting Picks
The Cubs are doing their best to defeat the Mets, but the top online sportsbook is not in their favor. New York will continue to hold the upper hand in this game with the help of their equally balanced team.
Score Prediction: Mets 5, Cubs 4.