Atlanta Braves vs. New York Mets Free MLB Picks

August 12, 2012


If familiarity breeds contempt, there should be animosity aplenty on Sunday when the Atlanta Braves and the New York Mets meet at Citi Field.
Ben Sheets will be the starting pitcher for the Braves on this day. Righthander Sheets is 4-1 this season with a 1.41 ERA.
It’ll be Jonathon Niese toeing the rubber for the Mets in this contest. Lefthander Niese is 8-6 with a 3.82 ERA so far this season.
Oddsmakers currently have the Braves listed as 115-moneyline favorites versus the Mets, while the game’s total is sitting at 7½.
Atlanta won its last outing, a 9-3 result against the Mets on August 11. Bettors who backed the Braves at -113 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (12) sent OVER bettors to the payout window.
Current streak:
Atlanta has won 3 straight games.
New York has lost 2 straight games.

Team records:
Atlanta: 66-47 SU
New York: 54-60 SU

Atlanta most recently:
When playing on Sunday are 7-3
Before playing San Diego are 5-5
After playing NY Mets are 6-4
After a win are 7-3

New York most recently:
When playing on Sunday are 6-4
Before playing Cincinnati are 3-7
After playing Atlanta are 3-7
After a loss are 5-5

A few trends to consider:
Atlanta is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games when playing NY Mets
Atlanta is 6-1 SU in its last 7 games on the road
Atlanta is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games
The total has gone UNDER in 9 of Atlanta’s last 11 games
The total has gone OVER in 5 of NY Mets’s last 7 games
The total has gone OVER in 5 of NY Mets’s last 7 games when playing Atlanta
The total has gone OVER in 12 of NY Mets’s last 18 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of NY Mets’s last 6 games when playing at home against Atlanta

Next up:
Atlanta home to San Diego, Monday, August 13
NY Mets at Cincinnati, Tuesday, August 14

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