|Game||Miami Marlins vs New York Mets|
|Date & Time||Monday April 1, 2019, 7:10 PM (EDT)|
NYM -135 Total 7.5
The Mets are coming into this game with a 2-1 record on the year. However, the Mets are a team that looked really great on the year so far as the team was able to beat the Nationals rather easily, until the third game of the season when they lost by a score of 6-5. When the Mets have been hitting the team has hit at a clip of .291 o the year and scored 18 runs so far.
Steven Matz is the pitcher who will be going to the mound for the Mets in this game. Matz has yet to start in the young season, but has a 20-26 career record with a 3.98 ERRA. He has managed to strike out a total of 363 batters in his career.
The Marlins have already played in 4 games on the year so far and that is definitely something the Marlins are going to want to learn from. The Marlins ended up splitting the series with the Rockies as they went 2-2 on the year so far and that is definitely something the Marlins are going to want to enjoy as the team really floundered last year. The Marlins were able to hit at a clip of .216 on the season with 14 runs.
Caleb Smith is the player who is going to the mound for the Marlins and in the 5th starters spot, he has not had a start yet this season. Smith has a career record of 5-7 with 106 strikeouts, but has a 4.88 ERA.
Recent Betting Trends
Mets are 4-1 in their last 5 games on grass.
Marlins are 2-6 in their last 8 home games vs. a team with a road winning % of greater than .600.
Over is 5-2 in Matzs last 7 road starts.
Over is 5-0-1 in Marlins last 6 when their opponent scores 5 runs or more in their previous game.
The hitting for the Mets has been doing great on the season so far. The Mets also are hitting better and scoring better than what the Marlins have done on the season so far. With the Mets the team will be able to control this game and the 5th starter is going to be playing in his first start of the year. Final Score Prediction, New York Mets win 5-4.