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The fans at Dodger Stadium will be treated to a game between the New York Mets and the Los Angeles Dodgers when they take their seats on Saturday.

Jacob deGrom will be the starting pitcher for the Mets on this day. Right hander deGrom is 6-5 this season with a 2.87 ERA.

deGrom's opponent in this one will be Zack Greinke. The Dodgers right hander has a 2.75 ERA to go along with a 12-8 record this season.

Oddsmakers currently have the Dodgers listed as 170-moneyline favorites versus the Mets, while the game's total is sitting at 7.

The Mets were a 6-2 loser in their most recent outing on the road against the Dodgers. That made winners of bettors who got Los Angeles at -132 on the moneyline, while the total score (8) was good news for OVER bettors.

New York:
Team record: 60-69
NY Mets is 1-4 SU in its last 5 games
The total has gone OVER in 4 of NY Mets's last 6 games
The total has gone OVER in 4 of NY Mets's last 5 games on the road
NY Mets is 1-7 SU in its last 8 games when playing LA Dodgers
Los Angeles:
Team record: 73-57
LA Dodgers is 7-1 SU in its last 8 games when playing NY Mets
The total has gone OVER in 4 of LA Dodgers's last 5 games when playing NY Mets
LA Dodgers is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games when playing at home against NY Mets
Next up:
NY Mets at LA Dodgers Sunday, August 24