MLB Matchups  >>  NY Mets Mets vs. Colorado Rockies Preview 05/03/2014

 
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The Colorado Rockies will be trying to extend a winning streak on Saturday when they take on the New York Mets at Coors Field.

The Mets will trot Jenrry Mejia out to the mound in this one. Righthander Mejia has a 3-0 record and a 3.49 ERA this season.

The Rockies will counter Mejia with Franklin Morales. Lefthander Morales has a 4.55 ERA to go along with a 3-1 record this season.

Oddsmakers currently have the Rockies listed as 144-moneyline favorites versus the Mets, while the game's total is sitting at 9½.
Last time out for New York, they were a 10-3 loser as they battled the Rockies on the road. Moneyline bettors who got the Rockies at -130 were rewarded, while the 13 combined runs moved the game OVER for totals bettors.

CURRENT STREAK:
New York has lost 2 straight games.
Colorado has won 2 straight games.

TEAM RECORDS:
New York: 15-13 SU
Colorado: 18-13 SU
NEW YORK MOST RECENTLY:
When playing on Saturday are 4-6
Before playing Colorado are 5-5
After playing Colorado are 3-7
After a loss are 8-2

COLORADO MOST RECENTLY:
When playing on Saturday are 2-8
Before playing NY Mets are 5-5
After playing NY Mets are 7-3
After a win are 6-4


A FEW TRENDS TO CONSIDER:
The total has gone OVER in 9 of NY Mets's last 10 games when playing on the road against Colorado
The total has gone OVER in 7 of NY Mets's last 10 games on the road
NY Mets are 13-6 SU in its last 19 games on the road
NY Mets are 4-2 SU in its last 6 games when playing Colorado
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Colorado's last 5 games
The total has gone OVER in 9 of Colorado's last 10 games when playing at home against NY Mets
Colorado is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games
Colorado is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games when playing at home against NY Mets

NEXT UP:
Colorado home to NY Mets, Sunday, May 4