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New York Mets vs Pittsburgh Pirates 07/17/2021 Odds, Betting Picks and Predictions
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New York Mets vs Pittsburgh Pirates 07/17/2021 – The New York Mets will look forward to rebounding from their last game as they take on Pittsburgh from PNC Park in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. The Mets will enter this game holding a 47-41 record on the season. New York remains at the top of the NL East Division play. The Pirates are struggling as they remain at the bottom of the NL Central Division. Pittsburgh is way behind their opponents as they hold a poor 35-56 record on the season. This sports gambling site is back in favor of the Mets to win this game and cover.
New York Mets vs Pittsburgh Pirates 07/17/2021
New York Mets
The New York Mets gave up six runs in their last game and scored five in return. New York is now three and a half games ahead of the Phillies after their last defeat. The Mets have Dominic Smith as their leader in batting with an average of .252. Pete Alonso is the home run leader with 17 and the RBI leader with 49. Francisco Lindor is the leader in hits with 70. The Mets are yet to reveal their starting pitcher for their game against the Pirates.
Players to watch: F. Lindor SS (GP 86, AB 308, R 49, H 70, 2B 11, 3B 1, HR 11, RBI 36, TB 116, BB 41, SO 61, SB 8, AVG 0.227, OBP 0.326, SLG 0.377, OPS 0.702, WAR 2.1), D. Smith 1B (GP 83, AB 278, R 33, H 70, 2B 11, 3B 0, HR 9, RBI 37, TB 108, BB 23, SO 74, SB 2, AVG 0.252, OBP 0.322, SLG 0.388, OPS 0.71, WAR 0.3).
As for the Pirates, they need to improve on their overall performance to get past their opponents. Pittsburgh has Adam Frazier as their leader in batting with an average of .330. Bryan Reynolds is the home run leader with 16 and RBI leader with 51. As a whole team, the Pirates have smashed a total of 74 home runs in 90 games. Pittsburgh is yet to reveal their starting pitcher for this game against the Mets.
Players to watch: A. Frazier 2B (GP 89, AB 348, R 53, H 115, 2B 26, 3B 4, HR 4, RBI 29, TB 161, BB 33, SO 42, SB 5, AVG 0.33, OBP 0.397, SLG 0.463, OPS 0.86, WAR 2.7), B. Reynolds LF (GP 87, AB 318, R 50, H 96, 2B 21, 3B 0, HR 16, RBI 51, TB 165, BB 42, SO 74, SB 3, AVG 0.302, OBP 0.387, SLG 0.519, OPS 0.906, WAR 3.3).
New York Mets vs Pittsburgh Pirates Betting Numbers
New York Mets
NY Mets are 2-4 SU in their last 6 games.
The total has gone OVER in 8 of Pittsburgh’s last 12 games.
New York Mets vs Pittsburgh Pirates Betting Picks
Experts who bet on mlb are against the Pirates as their batting unit has been inconsistent with their performance. The Mets hold the key to success in this game with the odds and lines intact. Back the Mets to win and cover.
Score Prediction: Mets 9, Pirates 3.