First pitch for this NL matchup between the Milwaukee Brewers and New York Mets is set for 1:40 PM ET at Citi Field in New York, NY. The Mets are looking to avoid an 0-3 start to the season, while the Brewers are trying to stay perfect at 3-0.

On the mound, we have Colin Rea going for the Brewers and Tylor Megill for the Mets. The over/under line is set at 8 runs, with the under slightly favored at -115 compared to the over at -106.

NEW YORK METS VS MILWAUKEE BREWERS BETTING PICK

The Pick: New York Mets Moneyline -135

This game will be played at Citi Field at 1:40 ET on Sunday, March 31st.

HOW TO BET THE BREWERS VS METS:

  • We have the Mets winning by a score of 6 to 5
  • However, if you’re looking for a run line pick, we like the Brewers to cover
  • As for an over/under pick, we have this game finishing with 11 runs and like the over

The Brewers and Mets played a high-scoring game in the previous matchup of this series, with the Brewers coming out on top by a score of 7-6. Despite being on the road, the Brewers were the underdog at +111. The one home run they hit came from Rhys Hoskins, who had four RBIs.

Luis Severino got the start for the Mets, going five innings and giving up six earned runs. He took the loss, while Elvis Peguero got the win out of the bullpen for the Brewers, and Abner Uribe picked up the save. DL Hall started for the Brewers, going four innings and giving up two earned runs.

Francisco Alvarez and Pete Alonso each went deep for the Mets, while Brett Baty also hit a home run and drove in three runs. Despite the close score, the Brewers had 16 hits compared to 12 for the Mets.

Brewers Records & Stats

Colin Rea is coming off a season in which he made 22 starts and 26 appearances for the Brewers. His record was 6-6, and his ERA for the season was 4.55. Rea’s WHIP for the season was 1.19, and he gave up a total of 23 home runs. His quality starts for the season were five, and his strikeouts per nine innings were 7.94. Rea’s walks per nine innings were 2.74, and his walks per game were 1.5.

For the Brewers, our player projections have Rhys Hoskins with the highest home run projection on the team and the 10th best in the league today. Christian Yelich has the top hits projection for the Brewers and his home run projection is 4th on the team and 14th in the league. Willy Adames has the 2nd best home run projection on the team and 12th best in the league.

Mets Records & Stats

Tylor Megill will be making his 26th start of the season for the Mets, and he is coming off a season in which he went 9-8. His ERA for the season was 4.70, and his WHIP was 1.57. Opponents hit .273 against Megill, and his FIP for the season was 4.96. He finished the season with seven quality starts and allowed a total of 18 home runs. On the season, Megill averaged 7.48 strikeouts per nine innings and 2.3 walks per game.

If you’re looking for some Mets player props, we have Pete Alonso with the best odds to hit a home run for the Mets and the 6th best odds in today’s games. Jeff McNeil has the best odds to record the most hits for the Mets and his total is 22nd best in today’s games. DJ Stewart has the 2nd best odds to hit a home run for the Mets and the 10th best odds in today’s games.