Cardinals at Mets 6/15/19 - MLB Picks & Predictions
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St. Louis Cardinals vs. New York Mets
MLB: 7:10 PM EST
Jun. 15, 2019
Latest Odds : NYM -143 O/U 8
The St. Louis Cardinals play the third game of a four-game series on the road Saturday against the New York Mets. The opening game of the series between the Cardinals and Mets was suspended during the ninth inning with the scored tied 4-4. Harrison Bader’s two-out RBI double tied the score in the top of the ninth minutes before play was suspended.
The team’s will resume play at 6:10 pm Friday in the bottom of the ninth and will follow with Friday’s regularly scheduled game. Mets closer Edwin Diaz gave up two runs in the ninth. Kolten Wong belted an RBI single with two outs and Diaz on the mound, and scored on Bader’s double.
Paul Goldschmidt is leading the Cardinals with a .268 batting average. Marcell Ozuna is the Cardinals leader in home runs with 18 and leads in RBIs with 55. The Cardinals are averaging .245 at the plate, while opposing hitters are averaging .241. On Saturday, the Cardinals will send Michael Wacha to the mound. The right-hander is 4-2 with an ERA of 5.63, 52 Ks and 34 BBs.
Jeff McNeil is leading New York with a .337 batting average and in hits with 67. Pete Alonso leads the Mets in home runs with 22 and RBIs with 49. The Mets are averaging .249 at the plate, while opposing hitters are averaging .256. On Saturday, the Mets will send Noah Syndergaard to the mound. The right-hander is 4-4 with an ERA of 4.45, 88 Ks and 22 BBs.
Recent Betting Trends:
St. Louis is 5-14 in its last 19 on the road
The UNDER has cashed in 12 of the Cardinals last 17
New York is 13-3 in its last 16 at home
The UNDER has cashed in each of the Mets last 6 versus an opponent from the National League Central
Free Betting Pick: New York Mets -143
New York has won 13 of its last 16 at home and 11 of its last 12 at home versus a right-handed starter. The Mets have won 10 of Syndergaard’s last 14 starts versus an opponent with a losing record. St. Louis on the other hand has lost 6 of Wacha’s last 8 starts on Saturday and 10 of the right-hander’s last 13 starts during game 3 of a series. Final Score Prediction, New York Mets win 5-4.