Pittsburgh Pirates vs New York Mets 07/10/2021 – Citi Field on Saturday night will see a matchup between the Pittsburgh Pirates and the New York Mets. The Mets won against the Pirates in their last game with a 13-3 victory. In the last four games played, the Pirates have won three and will be pursuing another win as they seek to move up the ladder in the NL Central. With a 46-38 record on the season, the Mets are sitting at the top of the NL East and will be looking forward to easy wins throughout this four-game weekend series. The online betting websites have predicted a winner based on the odds and picks of this exciting game.
Pittsburgh Pirates vs New York Mets 07/10/2021
|When:||Saturday, July 10, 4:10 PM ET|
|Where:||Citi Field, Queens, New York|
The Pittsburgh Pirates are clearly struggling with their offense and the numbers are not increasing. Pittsburgh ranks 24th in the league with a batting average of .231. The starter on the mound will be Tyler Anderson, who has an average of 4.39 ERA. The left-hander has impressed his audience this season spinning seven scoreless frames, breaking out the Pirates from their six-game losing streak. Though their score is pretty weak, coming round to 3.50 runs per game, there is promise in Bryan Reynolds who is the leader in home runs and RBIs.
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 2.5), 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 3.4).
New York Mets
Though placed cozily at the top of the NL East, there is no doubt about their struggle in the offense for the Mets. The team is scoring 3.65 runs per game, ranking them 25th as a team. Their defense is headed by the starting pitcher, Marcus Stroman playing soundly this season with a 2.60 ERA and a total of 78 strikeouts. Reigning Derby Champion, Pete Alonso leads the offense with a beautiful 15 home runs and 45 RBIs. Francisco Lindor is also catching up after a slow start, hitting .221 and 10 home runs.
Players to watch: F. Lindor SS (GP 82, AB 295, R 45, H 65, 2B 11, 3B 1, HR 9, RBI 30, TB 105, BB 38, SO 59, SB 8, AVG 0.22, OBP 0.318, SLG 0.356, OPS 0.674, WAR 1.9), D. Smith 1B (GP 79, AB 265, R 30, H 68, 2B 11, 3B 0, HR 9, RBI 36, TB 106, BB 21, SO 71, SB 2, AVG 0.257, OBP 0.324, SLG 0.4, OPS 0.724, WAR 0.9).
Pittsburgh Pirates vs New York Mets Betting Numbers
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Pittsburgh’s last 8 games.
Pittsburgh is 3-8 SU in their last 11 games.
Pirates are 1-7 SU in their last 8 games against NY Mets.
Pittsburgh is 3-16 SU in their last 19 games on the road.
Pittsburgh is 1-5 SU in their last 6 games when playing on the road against NY Mets.
New York Mets
NY Mets are 5-2 SU in their last 7 games.
The total has gone OVER in 5 of NY Mets’ last 5 games against Pittsburgh.
NY Mets are 6-3 SU in their last 9 games at home.
NY Mets are 5-1 SU in their last 6 games when playing at home against Pittsburgh.
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of NY Mets’ last 9 games against an opponent in the National League Central Division division.
Pittsburgh Pirates vs New York Mets Betting Picks
Both teams are struggling with their offense, but the Mets have a higher success rate. New York has already won against the Pirates in their last game and will no doubt continue their success. Experts betting on mlb have predicted the Mets to win this game and cover the spread.
Score Prediction: Mets 5, Pirates 4.