Braves vs. Mets Free Pick
ODDS: According to oddsmakers from online sports book BetDSI, the Braves are -125 money line favorites over the Mets, who are +115 on the ML. The total for tonight’s game is currently sitting at 7.5 runs.
LINE MOVEMENT: The Braves opened as -125 money line favorites and that’s where their line currently sits, while the Mets’ odds haven’t moved either after opening at +115. The total, however, opened at 7 and has jumped up to 7.5.
PITCHING MATCHUP: The Braves will send Mike Minor (2-5, 4.73 ERA) to the hill to oppose the Mets’ Daisuke Matsuzaka, who is 3-3 with a 3.72 ERA. Atlanta enters play with a 49-39 record and is 24-20 on the road this year, while New York is 39-49 overall and 19-22 at home.
MLB FREE PICK: Take New York. According to latest MLB trends, the Mets are 4-0 in Matsuzaka’s last four home starts, 4-1 in his last five starts with five days of rest and 4-1 in their last five games as an underdog of +110 to +150. On the other side, the Braves are 2-6 in Minor’s last eight starts versus a team with a losing record, 1-4 in his last five starts during Game 1 of a series and 1-5 in his last six starts as a road favorite of -110 to -150.
MLB FREE PICK: NEW YORK METS +115