Mets vs. Marlins Prediction
Will Noah Syndergaard shut down the Marlins tonight when the Mets visit Miami at 7:10PM ET?
According to oddsmakers from online sports book BetDSI, the Mets are -180 money line favorites over the Marlins, who have odds of +160 to pull off the upset tonight at home. With Syndergaard set to face Tom Koehler in the pitching matchup, the over/under sits at 7 runs.
NEW YORK: The Mets have won six of Syndergaard's last eight road starts and are 5-2 in his last seven outings when he faces National League East rivals. They're also 8-2 in his last 10 starts during Game 1 of a series and have won five of his last six starts versus an opponent with a winning record.
MIAMI: The Marlins have lost five of Koehler's last six starts and are winless at 0-4 in his last four outings following a quality start in his last appearance. The Marlins have also dropped five of his last seven games versus National League East rivals and are just 4-9 in Koehler's last 13 starts versus a team with a winning record.
OUR PREDICTION: Take the Mets on the runline. They're 7-1 in their last eight road games versus a team with a winning record, are 11-5 in their last 16 divisional games, and are 19-7 in their last 26 games following an off day. On the other side, the Marlins are just 2-6 in their last eight games versus NL East rivals and have dropped five of seven on the day of Friday.
FRIDAY MLB PREDICTION: NEW YORK METS -1.5 (-105)