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(39-26) Washington Nationals vs. New York Mets (30-34)
Date: Thursday, June 15, 2016
Time: 7:10 PM ET
Venue: Citi Field New York, New York
Projected Pitchers: Gio Gonzalez vs. Steven Matz
MLB Moneyline Odds: Nationals -115 / Mets +105
MLB RunLine Betting Odds: OFF
MLB Betting Total: 8.5 runs
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The Nationals have lost 5 of their last 6 games and they still have a comfortable 8.5-game lead over the Atlanta Braves in the NL East.
The Mets have won 5 of their last 6 games and they are 9.5 games back of the Nats in the division.
In their last games the Mets beat the Chicago Cubs 9-4 and the Nationals lost to the Atlanta Braves 13-2.
This season the Nationals rank tied for 2nd in the Majors in runs scored and 11th in team ERA.
The Nationals are coming off losing 2 of 3 games to the Atlanta Braves where they gave up a combined 24 runs in the 2 losses.
In the loss to the Braves in their last game the Nationals’ pitching staff was hammered to the tune of 13 runs on 16 hits. For the season their starting pitching has been solid, but they have one of the worst bullpen ERA’s in the Majors.
Gio Gonzalez (5-1, 2.91 ERA) goes for the Nats and the weakness of their bullpen showed in his last start where he gave up one run on only three hits in 6 innings of his last start, but Washington still lost 6-3 to the Texas Rangers. Washington had won Gonzalez’s previous 2 starts.
The Mets have had a lot of success facing the Mets with Gonzalez on the hill, as they have won 4 of their last 5 games facing them with him on the hill and have won his last4 starts facing them in New York. In Gonzalez’s career he has faced the Mets 21 times going 12-5 with an ERA of 2.96.
Overall, the Nats have lost 5 of Gonzalez’s last 7 starts.
Washington has killed New York in their house in the last several seasons winning 42 of their last 56 games facing them in the Big Apple.
This season the Nationals are 21-12 on the road.
New York Mets
This season the Mets rank a respectable tied for 11th in the Majors in runs scored, but only 25th in team ERA.
The Mets have lost 5 of their last 7 games against the Nationals.
The Mets rallied for the win in their last game scoring 5 runs in the 8th inning to break a 4-4 tie.
Steven Matz (1-0, 1.29 ERA) makes only his 2nd start of the season after spending most of it on the DL. In his season debut after coming off the he had a great start going 7 innings and giving up one run in an8-1 win over the Atlanta Braves.
Matz faced the Nationals twice last season where he gave up 3 earned runs in 15 innings where the Nats went 1-1.
In the lone loss in the last 6 games for the Mets they gave up 14 runs and in the 5 wins they only combined to give up 8.
This season the Mets are 16-20 at home.
MLB Baseball Betting Trends:
- Nationals are 8-2 in their last 10 road games.
- Nationals are 1-5 in their last 6 overall.
- Nationals are 5-1 in their last 6 road games vs. a right-handed starter.
- Mets are 5-1 in their last 6 overall.
- Mets are 3-9 in their last 12 vs. a team with a winning record.
- Mets are 4-1 in their last 5 after scoring 5 runs or more in their previous game.
Free Washington Nationals vs. New York Mets MLB Prediction:
In the last 22 games between these NL East rivals in New York the Under record is 16-5-1. Look for that trend to continue in this solid pitching match up.
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In losing 5 of their last 6 games the Nats were at home. They have a better road record than home record on the season. Gonzalez will outduel Matz in al low scoring game and the Nationals will continue their dominance over the Mets in New York.
MLB Free Score Prediction: Washington 4 – New York 3
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