New York Mets vs Boston Red Sox 09/22/2021 Analysis, Tips and Forecast
Posted by: Hilbert Mayer
New York Mets vs Boston Red Sox 09/22/2021 – Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts will play host to New York Mets and Boston Red Sox as they conclude their short two-game series. The Mets are in trouble against the Red Sox after dropping their game last night. The New York Mets remain at third in the NL East behind the Phillies and the Braves. The Red Sox have progressed once again while they now remain at the second in the AL East Division. Boston is two-plus games ahead of the Blue Jays in the third and the MLB top picks are all set for their success.
New York Mets vs Boston Red Sox 09/22/2021
New York Mets
The Mets have dropped their 78th game of the season after their last defeat against the Red Sox. The New York Mets won 73 while they still remained five games behind the .500 mark. The Mets gave up six runs to the Red Sox and scored just three last night. New York will deliver Taijuan Walker to the mound as their starting pitcher in this game. Walker is holding a 7-10 record on the season with an ERA of 4.27 and 140 Ks in total. The Mets have big hitters from the plate but not strong enough against teams with a winning record.
Players to watch: Pete Alonso 1B (GP 140, AB 518, R 74, H 135, 2B 24, 3B 3, HR 33, RBI 87, TB 264, BB 54, SO 119, SB 3, AVG 0.261, OBP 0.341, SLG 0.51, OPS 0.85, WAR 3.7), Dominic Smith 1B (GP 138, AB 431, R 42, H 106, 2B 18, 3B 0, HR 11, RBI 58, TB 157, BB 32, SO 109, SB 2, AVG 0.246, OBP 0.308, SLG 0.364, OPS 0.672, WAR -0.3).
Boston Red Sox
The Red Sox made it hard for the Blue Jays after defeating the Mets. Boston is now holding an 87-65 record on the season. The Red Sox are back in the race for the division title and the playoffs. Boston has an easy opportunity for the Wild Card round as long as they stay ahead of the Blue Jays and the Yankees. Chris Sale will be sent to the mound here as their starting pitcher. Sale is 4-0 on the season with an ERA of 2.40 and 31 Ks in total. Boston will take out the Mets with their powerful batting units.
Players to watch: Rafael Devers 3B (GP 145, AB 545, R 94, H 150, 2B 36, 3B 1, HR 34, RBI 105, TB 290, BB 61, SO 136, SB 4, AVG 0.275, OBP 0.352, SLG 0.532, OPS 0.884, WAR 3.5), J.D. Martinez LF (GP 137, AB 534, R 87, H 152, 2B 38, 3B 3, HR 27, RBI 94, TB 277, BB 52, SO 139, SB 0, AVG 0.285, OBP 0.348, SLG 0.519, OPS 0.867, WAR 2.8).
New York Mets vs Boston Red Sox Betting Numbers
New York Mets
NY Mets are 1-6 SU in their last 7 games.
Boston Red Sox
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Boston’s last 7 games.
New York Mets vs Boston Red Sox Betting Picks
The online sportsbook for baseball has predicted the Red Sox to sweep the Mets in this series. Boston has a strong pitcher with a solid ERA. On the other hand, their powerful hitters will take out the Mets pitching staff.
Score Prediction: Red Sox 6, Mets 2.