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New York Mets vs. Los Angeles Dodgers MLB Baseball Betting Picks

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New York Mets vs. Los Angeles Dodgers

Monday’s MLB baseball betting action offers plenty of contests to choose from. Fans looking for a matchup to wager on later in the day should check out tonight’s New York Mets vs. Los Angeles Dodgers matchup. The Mets enter tonight’s matchup riding a 2 game winning streak and are hopeful they can build on that success this Monday night. The Dodgers on the other hand, enter on a 3 game winning streak and are confident tonight’s home field advantage will help them take care of New York. So what kind of contest should players learning how to bet on sports expect this Monday night.

New York Mets vs. Los Angeles Dodgers – Monday, May 27th     

When: 8:00 pm ET

Where: Dodger Stadium, Los Angeles, California

TV: ESPN

Stream: Watch ESPN, MLB TV

MLB Baseball Betting Odds:

Team SP/RL TOTAL ML
Mets +1½ (-130) 6½ (-115) +160
Dodgers -1½ (+110) 6½ (-105) -170
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New York Mets          

The Mets enter tonight’s matchup sporting a 26-26 record that ranks them 3rd overall in the NL East. At the present time the Philadelphia Phillies lead the division with a 31-22 record that gives them a 4 ½ game lead over New York. With this in mind, it’s clear that New York is very much alive in the divisional race. So will New York be able to climb the NL East ladder tonight? Seeing as how this is the first time this season these two cross paths, there’s no telling what to expect.

All in all, both sides enter with a good deal of momentum, so we should at least get a competitive match. However, it looks like tonight’s odds are sticking with Los Angeles here. This shouldn’t come as a shocker given the success Los Angeles is having this season. But to try and pick up this win on the road, the Mets will be starting Jacob deGrom this Monday night. He enters this contest with a 3-5 record as well as a 3.72 ERA and a 1.14 WHIP.

Players to Watch: Armed Rosario (5 HR, 27 RBI, .247 BA), Pete Alonso (17 HR, 38 RBI, .250 BA), and Robinson Cano (17 HR, 38 RBI, .250 BA).

Los Angeles Dodgers   

The Dodgers make their way into tonight’s contest sporting a 35-18 record that ranks them 1st in the NL West. Currently Los Angeles owns a 7 game lead over the second-seeded San Diego Padres. Having said this, it’s clear Los Angeles has already built up a chunky lead in the division. Entering tonight’s matchup with a 3-game winning streak, Los Angeles is more than confident that they can handle New York. After all, the Dodgers have 285 runs to their name this season while New York has only amassed 239. Additionally, LA will have the better pitcher on the mound tonight with Clayton Kershaw. Kershaw has a 4-0 record to his name this season as well as a 3.33 ERA and a 0.98 WHIP.

Players to Watch: Cody Bellinger (18 HR, 48 RBI, .386 BA), Corey Seager (5 HR, 24 RBI, .238 BA), and Max Muncy (10 HR, 31 RBI, .263 BA).

New York Mets vs. Los Angeles Dodgers Betting Predictions

Trends

  • The TOTAL has gone OVER in 6 of NY Mets’ last 7 games when playing on the road against LA Dodgers.
  • NY Mets are 0-5 SU in their last 5 games on the road.
  • NY Mets have posted a 14-14 ATS record when playing on the road this season
  • The TOTAL has gone OVER in 6 of LA Dodgers’ last 7 games when playing at home against NY Mets.
  • LA Dodgers are 5-1 SU in their last 6 games.
  • LA Dodgers have posted a 14-11 ATS record when playing at home this season

New York Mets vs. Los Angeles Dodgers Betting Picks

So which side should legal betting fans take in this New York Mets vs. Los Angeles Dodgers matchup? All things considered, taking the Dodgers at home is the only way to bet here. Sign up today to make your online betting prediction!

Score Prediction: 6-4 Los Angeles.