In a game that could be a shootout, Matt Harvey (3-4, 4.50 ERA) and the New York Mets (21-13) are in Colorado to take on Jon Gray (0-1, 5.40 ERA) and the Rockies (16-18). This is the first of a three-game series at Coors Field. Action begins at 8:40 p.m. ET on Friday, May. 13 and can be seen on SNY and RTRM.
Gray pitched 7.0 innings in his last outing, surrendering zero runs, striking out five and walking two in a 2-1 defeat to the Giants. Nolan Arenado (.321, 28 Rs, 13 HRs, 31 RBIs) had another good game Wednesday, going 3 for 4 with one run, one home run, and two RBIs. Harvey went 6.0 innings, surrendering two runs, striking out 10 and walking two in a 4-3 win over the Padres in his most recent start.
The odds for Colorado and New York are Mets -120, while the Over/Under (O/U) is currently 10.5.
Predictions: SU Winner - COL
When leading after seven innings, New York is 5-2, while Colorado is 6-11.
The Mets didn't score any runs in their last game. The Rockies have a 4-0 record when they don't allow any runs.
When they outhit their opponents, the Rockies are 14-4. The Mets have a 14-2 record when outhitting opponents.
Ranking 18th, New York sits in the bottom half of the league in runs, scoring 143 this season. Colorado ranks in the top five at fourth with 176.
Ranking 15th, Colorado is in the top half of the league in walks, notching 104 this season. New York ranks in the top 10 at eighth with 121.
When the Rockies hit at least one home run, they are 12-7. When the Mets hit at least one homer, they have a 17-4 record.