NEW YORK, NY (The Spread) – The Nationals have had plenty of success against the Mets with Gio Gonzalez on the hill and they’re the subject of today’s “Hot Betting Trend.”
The Nationals are 7-1 in Gonzalez’s last eight road starts versus the Mets and are 10-3 in his last 13 starts overall versus New York. The Nationals are also 38-13 in their last 51 trips to New York and are 51-19 in their last 70 meetings with the Mets overall.
A couple of bonus trends for you to consider: The under is 4-1 in the last five meetings between these two teams when the game is played in New York and 3-1-3 in Gonzalez’s last seven starts versus the Mets.
According to oddsmakers from online sports book GT Bets, the Mets opened as -125 money line favorites but they’re now -118 to win tonight’s game, while the Nationals are +108 underdogs. With Gonzalez facing Matt Harvey in the pitching matchup, the total sits at 6.5 runs.