Pittsburgh Pirates vs New York Mets 07/08/2021 Analysis, Odds and Picks
Posted by: Hilbert Mayer
Pittsburgh Pirates vs New York Mets 07/08/2021 – The Pirates are still in dire straits as they remain at the bottom of the NL Central Division play. Pittsburgh is coming off a humiliating defeat in their last game against Atlanta. The Pirates won the series with a 2-1 record and they look forward to taking on the Mets from Citi Field in Queens, New York. The Mets remain at the top of the NL East after defeating the Brewers in their last series. Both teams enter this game with a losing record and they look forward to striking back. The mlb betting trends are available online as they open their first game of a seven-game series.
Pittsburgh Pirates vs New York Mets 07/08/2021
The Pittsburgh Pirates are yet to reach 300 runs from the offense side as they are stuck at 296. Pittsburgh has been dipping from both ends as their unbalanced team holds a 32-54 record on the season. The Pirates are holding an ERA of 4.72 with a WHIP of 1.34 in total. JT Brubaker will get the nod for the Pirates in this game. The righty has given up three runs in his last six starts. Pittsburgh will still need extra power from the plate to make it past the Mets. The Pirates have an OBP of .300 on the season.
Players to watch: A. Frazier 2B (GP 85, AB 334, R 52, H 109, 2B 25, 3B 4, HR 4, RBI 28, TB 154, BB 33, SO 40, SB 5, AVG 0.326, OBP 0.396, SLG 0.461, OPS 0.857, WAR 2.7), B. Reynolds LF (GP 83, AB 302, R 48, H 92, 2B 21, 3B 0, HR 15, RBI 48, TB 158, BB 41, SO 72, SB 3, AVG 0.305, OBP 0.392, SLG 0.523, OPS 0.915, WAR 3.5).
New York Mets
New York Mets won 45 and dropped 38 games in total. The Mets won their series with the Brewers and after scoring a total of eight runs. From the pitching end, they gave up 10 to the Brewers. Last night, the Mets were restricted from scoring as they gave up eight to Milwaukee. New York is touching an average of 3.34 with their team ERA while their batting clip remains at .220. The Mets have touched 299 runs in total. Taijuan Walker is said to take the nod for the Mets in this game. Walker is holding an ERA of 2.44 with a WHIP of 1.01.
Players to watch: F. Lindor SS (GP 81, AB 292, R 45, H 64, 2B 11, 3B 1, HR 9, RBI 30, TB 104, BB 38, SO 58, SB 8, AVG 0.219, OBP 0.318, SLG 0.356, OPS 0.674, WAR 1.9), D. Smith 1B (GP 78, AB 262, R 30, H 67, 2B 11, 3B 0, HR 9, RBI 36, TB 105, BB 21, SO 70, SB 2, AVG 0.256, OBP 0.324, SLG 0.401, OPS 0.725, WAR 0.8).
Pittsburgh Pirates vs New York Mets Betting Numbers
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Pittsburgh’s last 7 games.
New York Mets
NY Mets are 4-2 SU in their last 6 games.
Pittsburgh Pirates vs New York Mets Betting Picks
Betting on baseball has been easier with all the odds and lines available in the right place. The Pirates are still no match for most of their opponents despite their performance. Back the Mets to take this one with ease.
Score Prediction: Mets 8, Pirates 3.