Nationals at Mets 4/16/18 - MLB Picks & Predictions
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Washington Nationals vs. New York Mets
MLB: 7:10 PM EST
Apr. 16, 2018
Latest Odds : NYM -171 Total 8
Hovering around .500 the Washington Nationals travel to New York to battle the red hot Mets. A. J. Cole (0-1, 12.00 ERA) takes the mound for the Nationals and is looking for his first win of the season.
Bryce Harper is having another solid season for the Nationals and is looking to become baseball's first 400 Million Dollar Man. Harper is batting .292 with 6 Home Runs and 13 RBI's this season. Howie Kendrick has also been solid for the Nationals and is batting .333 with 1 Home Run and 6 RBI's. Anthony Rendon is an additional player to watch for Washington and is batting .286 with 1 Home Run and 4 RBI's.
Off to a red hot start that finds them currently with the best record in all of baseball, the New York Mets play host to the Washington Nationals. Jacob DeGrom (2-0, 3.06 ERA) takes the mound for the Mets and is looking for his third win of the season.
Asdrubal Cabrera is off to a strong start for the Mets and is batting .321 with 3 Home Runs and 5 RBI's. Todd Frazier has had a rebirth in his first season with the Mets and is batting .293 with 2 Home runs and 8 RBI's. The Mets have gotten into done with pitching thus far in 2018 and are only hitting .235 with 13 Home Runs and 58 RBI's.
Recent Betting Trends:
Nationals are 9-1 in their last 10 Monday games.
Mets are 4-1 in deGroms last 5 starts on grass.
Under is 13-6-3 in Nationals last 22 vs. a team with a winning record.
Under is 5-1 in Mets last 6 vs. a team with a losing record.
Free Betting Pick: NY Mets -1.5 (-105)
Expectations were sky high for Nationals and not so much for Mets - but so far this year the roles have been reversed with Mets rolling while Nats have been up and down. Love the starting pitching edge as Mets stay hot tonight. Final Score Prediction, New York Mets win and cover the run line 5-1.