Mets vs. Yankees Free Pick
LINE MOVEMENT: The Yankees opened as -148 money line favorites but their odds have jumped to -152, while the Mets’ odds opened at +136 and are now +140. The total has stayed at 8.5 after opening at that same number.
PITCHING MATCHUP: Bartolo Colon will toe the rubber for the Mets carrying a 2-5 record with a 5.36 ERA, while the Yankees will counter with Hiroki Kuroda, who is 2-3 with a 4.43 ERA. The Yankees enter play with a 19-17 record with a 9-8 home mark, while the Mets are 17-19 and 8-9 on the road.
MLB FREE PICK: Take the Mets. According to latest MLB trends, the Mets are 4-0 in their last four games versus the Yankees and 7-1 in their last eight interleague road games versus a right-handed starter. They’re also 11-5 in their last 16 interleague road games and 6-2 in their last eight interleague road games versus a team with a winning record. The Yankees, meanwhile, are 1-4 in their last five home games, 1-4 in their last five during Game 1 of a series and 0-4 in their last four games versus NL East opponents.
MLB FREE PICK: NEW YORK METS +140