Los Angeles Dodgers (95-53) vs. New York Mets(76-70)
Date: Friday, September 13, 2019
Time: 7:10 pm ET
Venue: Citi Field Flushing, NY
O/U: Under 7.5 in BetOnline
Picks: Los Angeles Dodgers -127 with BetOnline
The Los Angeles Dodgers and New York Mets will begin their three-game series on Friday. The Mets are led by Noah Syndergaard while the Dodgers are by Clayton Kershaw. The Dodgers have a record of 94-53, lead the NL West and seal the West Title. Even with a good record they still have to win to stay on top because the Braves are behind them with a record of 91-56. This is important because home-field advantage will be on the team with a good overall regular-season record. While the Astros and Yankees are ahead of them, the Dodgers are averaging 5.4 runs per game, fifth in MLB. They are third in MLB homers. David Freese leads the team with a .311 batting average. Kershaw is 13-5 with a 3.06 ERA. he struggled a bit in last time out, allowing 3 runs in 4 innings and losing against the Giants.
The Mets are battling for a wildcard spot. They sweep Arizona in four games with an 11-1 edge over the D-Backs on Thursday. Marcus Dtroman had a run in 6.1 innings to get the win. Juan Lagares gets two home runs with a grand slam and six RBIs. The Mets are just two games behind the brewers for the second wildcard spot. The Mets are averaging 4.8 runs per game 15th in MLB and twelve home runs in the league. Jeff McNeil has a batting average of .325 fifth in the National League. He also has 20 home runs and 68 RBIs. The Mets have solid pitching right now with Noah Syndergaard starting for the Mets with a 10-7 and an ERA of 4.06.