New York Mets vs Los Angeles Dodgers 08/19/2021 Baseball Tips, Forecast and Analysis
New York Mets vs Los Angeles Dodgers 08/19/2021 – The Mets are up against the defending World Champions and they need to pull up their sox to get in line. The New York Mets will take the road in this game to square off against the Dodgers from the Dodger Stadium in Los Angeles, California. The Mets are sitting at the third spot in the NL East Division with a 60-60 record on the season. The online baseball predictions are not in favor of the Mets to win this series opener. The Dodgers are more powerful as they continue to hold the second-best record behind the Giants.
New York Mets vs Los Angeles Dodgers 08/19/2021
|When:||Thursday, August 19, 10:10 PM ET|
|Where:||Dodger Stadium, Los Angeles, California|
New York Mets
The New York Mets are now one game behind the Phillies in NL East Division play. The Mets are eight games ahead of the Nationals and they still have a chance to get to the top. Last night, they came off a big victory against the Giants with a final score of 6-2. The New York Mets will look forward to continuing their success as they turn Taijuan Walker to the mound as their starting pitcher. Walker is holding an ERA of 3.75 on the season. What the Mets need here is proper batting power against a well-balanced Dodgers team.
Players to watch: Pete Alonso 1B (GP 110, AB 399, R 59, H 100, 2B 17, 3B 1, HR 26, RBI 69, TB 197, BB 44, SO 91, SB 3, AVG 0.251, OBP 0.335, SLG 0.494, OPS 0.829, WAR 2.4), Dominic Smith 1B (GP 115, AB 389, R 39, H 97, 2B 15, 3B 0, HR 11, RBI 52, TB 145, BB 29, SO 95, SB 2, AVG 0.249, OBP 0.31, SLG 0.373, OPS 0.683, WAR 0).
Los Angeles Dodgers
The Dodgers are playing well as they continue to get closer to the Giants. Los Angeles Dodgers won a total of 75 games and dropped 46 in return. Los Angele is now three-game behind the Giants at the top. Last night, they smashed nine runs from the plate and gave up nothing to the Pirates. The Dodgers are yet to reveal their starting pitcher for his game against the Mets. The Los Angeles Dodgers have one of the best offensive players and some of the top pitchers to support them.
Players to watch: Chris Taylor LF (GP 115, AB 414, R 81, H 115, 2B 23, 3B 4, HR 17, RBI 63, TB 197, BB 51, SO 130, SB 11, AVG 0.278, OBP 0.367, SLG 0.476, OPS 0.843, WAR 3.2), Justin Turner 3B (GP 109, AB 390, R 63, H 112, 2B 17, 3B 0, HR 21, RBI 68, TB 192, BB 48, SO 76, SB 1, AVG 0.287, OBP 0.378, SLG 0.492, OPS 0.871, WAR 3.4).
New York Mets vs Los Angeles Dodgers Betting Numbers
New York Mets
NY Mets are 1-5 SU in their last 6 games.
NY Mets are 1-7 SU in their last 8 games against LA Dodgers.
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of the NY Mets’ last 7 games on the road.
The total has gone OVER in 5 of the NY Mets’ last 6 games when playing on the road against LA Dodgers.
NY Mets are 1-4 SU in their last 5 games this season.
Los Angeles Dodgers
LA Dodgers are 6-0 SU in their last 6 games.
The total has gone OVER in 10 of the LA Dodgers’ last 15 games against the NY Mets.
LA Dodgers are 5-0 SU in their last 5 games at home.
The total has gone OVER in 5 of the LA Dodgers’ last 6 games when playing at home against the NY Mets.
LA Dodgers are 5-0 SU in their last 5 games this season.
New York Mets vs Los Angeles Dodgers Betting Picks
The MLB best bets are intact for the Dodgers to win this game and get past the Mets. The Dodgers are way stronger from all aspects of their ball game. Look for Los Angeles to take out the Mets and get closer to the Giants.
Score Prediction: Dodgers 6, Mets 4.