MLB Matchups  >>  Atlanta vs. NY Mets Preview 07/10/2014


Divisional bragging rights will be on the line on Thursday when the Atlanta Braves and the New York Mets meet at Citi Field.

The Braves will give the ball to starter Aaron Harang in this one. Right hander Harang is 8-6 this season with a 3.67 ERA.

Meanwhile, it'll be Bartolo Colon who starts for the Mets. Right hander Colon is 8-7 with a 4.04 ERA so far this season.

Oddsmakers currently have the Braves listed as 105-moneyline favorites versus the Mets, while the game's total is sitting at 7½.

Atlanta lost its last outing, a 4-1 result against the Mets on July 9. Bettors who backed the Mets at +109 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (5) sent UNDER bettors to the payout window.

Team record: 49-42
Current Streak: lost 4 straight games.
Atlanta is 9-4 SU in its last 13 games
Atlanta is 1-4 SU in its last 5 games
The total has gone UNDER in 12 of Atlanta's last 18 games
The total has gone UNDER in 10 of Atlanta's last 12 games on the road
New York:
Team record: 42-49
Current Streak: won 4 straight games.
NY Mets is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games
The total has gone OVER in 4 of NY Mets's last 6 games
NY Mets is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 6 of NY Mets's last 8 games at home
Next up:
Atlanta at Chi Cubs Friday, July 11
NY Mets home to Miami Friday, July 11