Reds vs. Mets Prediction
Will tonight be another high-scoring contest between the Reds and Mets when the two teams square off at 7:10PM ET?
According to oddsmakers from online sports book Bovada.lv, the Mets are -225 money line favorites over the Reds, who have odds of +185 to pull off what would be a big upset. With Jon Moscot set to face Matt Harvey in the pitching matchup, the total currently sits at 7.5 runs.
The over is 34-16-2 in Cincinnati's last 52 games overall and is 6-1-1 in the team's last eight road games. The over is also 5-0-2 in the Reds' last seven games versus a team with a winning record, is 4-0-2 in their last six games versus a right-handed starter, and is 12-4 when they're playing Game 3 of a series.
On the other side, the over is 5-1-1 in the Mets' last seven games overall and is 5-1-1 in their last seven games versus a team with a losing record. The over is also 4-1-1 in the team's last six games following a win, 8-2-2 in its last 12 games versus the National League Central, and 7-3-1 in the Mets' last 11 home games as well.
OUR PREDICTION: The over is a near-perfect 6-0-1 in the last seven meetings between these two teams and is 16-5-1 in Harvey's last 22 starts overall. The over is also 15-5-2 in Harvey's last 22 starts coming off four days of rest and is a perfect 8-0 in his last eight outings when he's pitching Game 3 of a series. The over is also 5-0 in Gerry Davis' last five Wednesday games behind home plate and 5-1 in his last six games behind home plate calling New York Mets games.
WEDNESDAY MLB PREDICTION: REDS/METS OVER 7.5