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New York Mets vs Atlanta Braves 08/01/2020 MLB Predictions, Previews and Baseball Spread
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New York Mets vs Atlanta Braves 08/01/2020 – Atlanta Braves and New York Mets are coming off a big game last night as they both went deep from the plate with their best efforts. The Mets will remain on the road as they continue the second game of their four-game series at Suntrust Park in Atlanta, Georgia. New York Mets are sitting at the fourth spot in the NL East division with a 3-5 overall record. Atlanta, on the other hand, secured the second position with a 5-3 record and they look forward to continuing their success in this game. The mlb betting picks today are up and running as these two teams clash in an anticipated game.
New York Mets vs Atlanta Braves 08/01/2020
New York Mets
New York Mets played well last night, especially from the plate when they managed to score 10 runs against the Braves. Unfortunately, Atlanta was stronger as they went all out and scored 11 runs. J.D. Davis went two for four with three RBIs and a homer. Yoenis Cespedes and Robinson Cano contributed two RBIs each while Cano smashed a homer. Pete Alonso and Michael Conforto went deep as well from their side. Rick Porcello threw four innings and surrendered three runs and five hits. The Mets will turn in Michael Wacha as their starting pitcher in this game. Wacha is holding a 1-0 record with an ERA of 3.65 against Atlanta Braves.
Players to watch: A. Rosario SS (GP7 AB31 R4 H7 2B0 3B1 HR1 RBI4 TB12 BB0 SO5 SB0 AVG0.226 OBP0.226 SLG0.387 OPS0.613 WAR0), P. Alonso 1B (GP8 AB30 R4 H6 2B0 3B0 HR1 RBI3 TB9 BB4 SO10 SB0 AVG0.2 OBP0.351 SLG0.3 OPS0.651 WAR0).
Atlanta Braves proved that they have the potential to go big when they went all out and outscored a big number against the Mets. From the plate, Travis d’Arnaud went deep by going three for four with five RBIs and a double. Dansby Swanson went two for four with a double and two RBIs. Matt Adams contributed two RBIs while Austin Riley and Ronald Acuna Jr contributed an RBI. Sean Newcomb threw four-plus innings and gave up six hits and six runs. Newcomb took out four hitters and Grant Dayton reaped the benefit as the relieving pitcher. New York Mets will turn in Touki Toussaint as their starting pitcher in this game. Toussaint will make his second career appearance against the Mets.
Players to watch: R. Acuna Jr. CF (GP8 AB33 R4 H5 2B2 3B0 HR0 RBI0 TB7 BB3 SO17 SB0 AVG0.152 OBP0.243 SLG0.212 OPS0.455 WAR0), O. Albies 2B (GP8 AB32 R4 H6 2B2 3B0 HR1 RBI5 TB11 BB1 SO8 SB0 AVG0.188 OBP0.212 SLG0.344 OPS0.556 WAR0).
New York Mets vs Atlanta Braves Betting Numbers
New York Mets
The total has gone UNDER in 8 of NY’s last 12 games.
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Atlanta’s last 6 games.
New York Mets vs Atlanta Braves Betting Picks
The money line mlb betting is in favor of Atlanta Braves to continue their success in this game. The Mets will not stand a chance with Toussaint on the mound as their starter.
Score Prediction: Atlanta Braves 5, New York Mets 2.