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Los Angeles Dodgers vs New York Mets 08/14/2021 Game Analysis, Baseball Tips and Spread
Posted by: Hilbert Mayer
Los Angeles Dodgers vs New York Mets 08/14/2021 – The defending champions Los Angeles Dodgers were able to bounce back from a tough loss against the Philadelphia Phillies and they hope to gain momentum in their next match. This will be the second time they meet the New York Mets at the Citi Field in Queens, New York and the first pitch happens at exactly 7:10 p.m. Eastern Time. The game’s broadcast rights are being granted by MLBN and they will handle the live television coverage. MLB.TV subscribers can also enjoy the game through an online live stream. According to sports betting websites, the Los Angeles Dodgers will be the best pick to win this game on the road against the New York Mets.
Los Angeles Dodgers vs New York Mets 08/14/2021
Los Angeles Dodgers
The Los Angeles Dodgers now find themselves tied for second with the Milwaukee Brewers in the National League with their record now at 70-46. They sit comfortably sandwiched between the league-leading San Francisco Giants and the San Pedro Padres. Their most recent game was a nail-biter over the New York Mets which took them extra innings to secure the win. Will Smith was the team’s best scorer scoring half of the RBIs at three while three other Dodgers shared in the scoring load. Julio Urias was able to pitch for five innings and provided five strikeouts.
Players to watch: Chris Taylor LF (GP 110, AB 394, R 80, H 110, 2B 21, 3B 4, HR 17, RBI 62, TB 190, BB 49, SO 119, SB 11, AVG 0.279, OBP 0.369, SLG 0.482, OPS 0.852, WAR 3.3), Justin Turner 3B (GP 105, AB 381, R 62, H 110, 2B 17, 3B 0, HR 20, RBI 66, TB 187, BB 45, SO 74, SB 1, AVG 0.289, OBP 0.376, SLG 0.491, OPS 0.867, WAR 3.3).
New York Mets
The New York Mets are now in the middle of the National League and tied with the St. Louis Cardinals. They both own a 59-56 record and they trail the Atlanta Braves and Philadelphia Phillies by just one game. This team has been struggling as they lost six of their last ten games. After picking up their third consecutive win, the LA Dodgers came to town and halted that streak losing by just one RBI, 5-6. Jeff McNeil had the most RBIs for the Mets with two while Jonathan Villar and Dominic Smith each had one. Tylor Megill had pitched well for five innings and had a total of six strikeouts.
Players to watch: Pete Alonso 1B (GP 104, AB 375, R 54, H 95, 2B 16, 3B 0, HR 25, RBI 65, TB 186, BB 43, SO 85, SB 3, AVG 0.253, OBP 0.337, SLG 0.496, OPS 0.833, WAR 2.4), Dominic Smith 1B (GP 109, AB 368, R 37, H 94, 2B 15, 3B 0, HR 11, RBI 50, TB 142, BB 28, SO 91, SB 2, AVG 0.255, OBP 0.318, SLG 0.386, OPS 0.704, WAR 0.3).
Los Angeles Dodgers vs New York Mets Betting Numbers
Los Angeles Dodgers
LA Dodgers are 5-1 SU in their last 6 games.
New York Mets
NY Mets are 5-10 SU in their last 15 games.
Los Angeles Dodgers vs New York Mets Betting Picks
The New York Mets had a good game at home against the Los Angeles Dodgers and they need more from their offensive end to score a victory over the defending champions. Best betting trends see the Dodgers as the safe pick to win over the Mets.
Prediction: 7-5, Dodgers win.