MLB Matchups  >>  NY Mets Mets vs. Milwaukee Brewers Preview 07/06/2013

 
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The New York Mets and the Milwaukee Brewers will both be gunning for a victory on Saturday when they meet at Miller Park.

Righthander Shaun Marcum will take the mound for the Mets to start this game. Marcum is 1-7 this season with a 5.37 ERA.

It'll be Yovani Gallardo toeing the rubber for the Brewers in this contest. Righthander Gallardo is 6-8 with a 4.78 ERA so far this season.

Oddsmakers currently have the Brewers listed as 126-moneyline favorites versus the Mets, while the game's total is sitting at 8½.
The Mets were a 12-5 winner in their most recent outing on the road against the Brewers. That made winners of bettors who got New York at +115 on the moneyline, while the total score (17) was good news for OVER bettors.

CURRENT STREAK:
Milwaukee has lost 2 straight games.

TEAM RECORDS:
New York: 36-47 SU
Milwaukee: 34-51 SU
NEW YORK MOST RECENTLY:
When playing on Saturday are 6-4
Before playing Milwaukee are 3-7
After playing Milwaukee are 2-8
After a win are 4-6

MILWAUKEE MOST RECENTLY:
When playing on Saturday are 4-6
Before playing NY Mets are 5-5
After playing NY Mets are 8-2
After a loss are 4-6


A FEW TRENDS TO CONSIDER:
The total has gone OVER in 5 of NY Mets's last 5 games
NY Mets are 4-1 SU in its last 5 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 4 of NY Mets's last 5 games when playing Milwaukee
The total has gone OVER in 15 of NY Mets's last 22 games when playing on the road against Milwaukee
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Milwaukee's last 5 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Milwaukee's last 5 games when playing NY Mets
The total has gone OVER in 15 of Milwaukee's last 22 games when playing at home against NY Mets
The total has gone OVER in 8 of Milwaukee's last 12 games

NEXT UP:
Milwaukee home to NY Mets, Sunday, July 7