|MLB Diamondbacks vs. Mets Picks & Predictions for May 23, 2014|
|Written by ATSSportsline.com|
|Friday, 23 May 2014 14:08|
D-Backs vs. Mets Free Pick
NEW YORK, NY (ATS Consultants) – The Mets look to build off the momentum that they created yesterday in their win over the Dodgers when they host the Diamondbacks tonight at 7:10PM ET.
ODDS: According to oddsmakers from online sports book BetDSI, the Mets are -125 money line favorites over the Diamondbacks, who are +115 on the ML. The total, meanwhile, is currently sitting at 7 runs.
LINE MOVEMENT: The Mets opened as -127 money line favorites but their odds have dropped to -125, while the Diamondbacks opened with +117 odds and are now +115. As for the total, it opened at 8 and has dropped to 7 at most online and Vegas sports books.
PITCHING MATCHUP: The Diamondbacks will start Chase Anderson (2-0, 5.06 ERA) tonight while the Mets counter with Bartolo Colon (3-5, 5.34 ERA). Arizona enters play with an 18-31 record and a 12-13 road mark, while New York is 21-25 overall and 10-14 at home.
MLB FREE PICK: Take New York. According to latest MLB trends, the Diamondbacks are 0-5 in their last five games versus the Mets and 3-7 in their last 10 road games versus New York. Arizona is also 2-5 in its last seven games overall, 1-5 in its last six games versus a right-handed starter, and 3-11 in its last 14 Friday games. On the other side, the Mets are 13-6 in their last 19 games as a home favorite, 19-8 in their last 27 when their opponent scores two runs or less in their previous game, and 7-1 in their last eight games versus a team with a winning percentage below .400.
MLB FREE PICK: NEW YORK METS -125