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New York Mets vs San Francisco Giants 08/18/2021 Betting Picks, Predictions and MLB Preview

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New York Mets vs San Francisco Giants 08-18-2021 Betting Picks Predictions and MLB Preview

New York Mets vs San Francisco Giants 08/18/2021 – The San Francisco Giants will look forward to building on their three-game winning streak as they take on the New York Mets from Oracle Park in San Francisco, California. The Mets declined to one game below the .500 mark after dropping their last five games. The MLB spread betting picks and predictions remain in favor of the Giants to win this game. San Francisco has the best record in the majors and the postseason looks like a piece of cake for the mighty Giants. As for New York, their battle with the Phillies and the Braves continues to take place in the NL East Division play.

New York Mets vs San Francisco Giants 08/18/2021

When: Wednesday, August 18, 3:45 PM ET
Where: Oracle Park, San Francisco, California
TV: MLBN
Stream: MLB.TV

New York Mets vs San Francisco Giants 08/18/2021

Team RL TOTAL ML
New York Mets +1.5 (-196) 8.5 o (-122) +105
San Francisco Giants -1.5 (+141) 8.5 u (-111) -141
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New York Mets

The Mets won a total of 59 games and dropped 60 in return. The New York Mets are now two games behind the Phillies at second place. Last night, they gave three runs to the Giants and scored two in return. In their last two games alone, the Mets have surrendered 10 runs in total. Tylor Megill will be sent to the mound as their starter in this game. Megill is holding an ERA of 3.42 and has given up a total of seven home runs with 19 earned runs. New York’s biggest challenge is getting past the Phillies and the Braves.

Players to watch: Pete Alonso 1B (GP 108, AB 392, R 57, H 98, 2B 17, 3B 1, HR 25, RBI 67, TB 192, BB 44, SO 90, SB 3, AVG 0.25, OBP 0.334, SLG 0.49, OPS 0.824, WAR 2.3), Dominic Smith 1B (GP 113, AB 383, R 38, H 96, 2B 15, 3B 0, HR 11, RBI 52, TB 144, BB 29, SO 95, SB 2, AVG 0.251, OBP 0.312, SLG 0.376, OPS 0.688, WAR -0.1).

San Francisco Giants

San Francisco Giants are by far the best team in the majors with a solid 78-42 record on the season. The Giants are four games ahead of the defending world champions, the Los Angeles Dodgers. San Francisco is all set to clinch the NL West Division title and their powerful batting unit is a major threat to opponents. Anthony DeSclafani will take the mound as their starting pitcher. DeSclafani has pitched close to 132 innings and has struck out 122 opponent hitters with a neat ERA of 3.29.

Players to watch: Mike Yastrzemski RF (GP 101, AB 357, R 58, H 79, 2B 23, 3B 3, HR 18, RBI 47, TB 162, BB 39, SO 93, SB 3, AVG 0.221, OBP 0.309, SLG 0.454, OPS 0.762, WAR 1.7), Brandon Crawford SS (GP 99, AB 340, R 58, H 104, 2B 21, 3B 2, HR 19, RBI 70, TB 186, BB 36, SO 79, SB 9, AVG 0.306, OBP 0.371, SLG 0.547, OPS 0.918, WAR 4.8).

New York Mets vs San Francisco Giants Betting Numbers

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New York Mets

The total has gone OVER in 4 of NY Mets’ last 6 games.
New York is 0-5 SU in their last 5 games.
NY Mets are 1-5 SU in their last 6 games against San Francisco.
NY Mets are 0-6 SU in their last 6 games on the road.
New York is 1-5 SU in their last 6 games when playing on the road against San Francisco.

San Francisco Giants

The total has gone UNDER in 4 of San Francisco’s last 6 games.
San Francisco is 9-1 SU in their last 10 games.
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of San Francisco’s last 6 games against the NY Mets.
San Francisco is 9-1 SU in their last 10 games at home.
San Francisco is 5-1 SU in their last 6 games when playing at home against the NY Mets.

New York Mets vs San Francisco Giants Betting Picks

The New York Mets are no match for the mighty Giants and the baseball betting websites are against the Mets to win. Back the Giants to sweep the Mets and prepare for their next series against the Oakland Athletics.

Score Prediction: Giants 7, Mets 4.