Cardinals vs. Mets Prediction
After they were rained out last night, the Cardinals and Mets will play a doubleheader on Tuesday, with Game 1 slated for 3:10 p.m. ET. Will the Mets take Game 1 at Citi Field as a moneyline favorite or is there a better bet on the board?
957 St. Louis Cardinals (+110) at 958 New York Mets (-130); o/u 7.5
3:10 p.m. ET, Tuesday, May 17, 2022
Citi Field, New York, NY
St. Louis Cardinals DFS SPIN
Paul Goldschmidt went 3-for-4 with a homer, two doubles and three RBI as the Cardinals routed the Giants 15-6 on Sunday evening in St. Louis. Goldschmidt started the fun with a 405-foot two-run blast off of Carlos Rodon in the opening inning. He then doubled and scored in the third inning, then smacked an RBI double of his own in the fourth before riding home on Nolan Arenado’s two-run blast. He’s enjoying another terrific season at the dish, slashing .312/.394/.496 with four homers and 20 RBI.
New York Mets DFS Spin
Brandon Nimmo tripled, doubled and knocked in three runs against the Mariners on Sunday. Nimmo is 16-for-41 with seven walks during his current 11-game hitting streak. He’s raised his average from .254 to .304 during the span.
Cardinals vs. Mets MLB BETTING PREDICTION
The Cardinals are 11-5 in their last 16 games against the Mets, which includes a 4-0 mark at Citi Field. The Cards are also 4-0 in the opener of a double-header, are 20-8 in their last 28 road games and are 17-7 in their last 24 games versus a team with a winning record. St. Louis has won 13 of its last 18 games when playing the opener of any series as well.
MLB BETTING PREDICTION: ST. LOUIS CARDINALS +110