Braves Vs Mets: MLB Betting Lines, Stats And Predictions – August 15, 2022

Written By PlayPicks Staff on August 15, 2022 - Last Updated on August 24, 2022

The Atlanta Braves (69-46) aim to extend their six-game winning streak when they square off against the New York Mets (75-40) on Monday at 7:20 PM ET, at Truist Field. Spencer Strider takes the mound first for Atlanta (-163 to win), and Carlos Carrasco is New York’s (+138) pick to start.

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Braves vs Mets Betting Lines

Braves Betting Insights

  • The Braves have entered the game as favorites 89 times this season and won 61, or 68.5%, of those games.
  • Atlanta has a record of 35-15, a 70% win rate, when favored by -163 or more by oddsmakers this season.
  • The moneyline for this contest implies a 62% chance of a victory for the Braves.
  • So far this season, Atlanta and its opponents have hit the over in 59 of their 116 games with a total.
  • The Braves have an ATS record of 58-58-0 in 116 games with a spread this season.

Braves Last 10 Games Trend

Stat Avg/Total
Record 7-3
Runs Per Game 5.3
HR 15
ERA 4.04
K/9 9.30

Mets Betting Insights

  • The Mets have come away with 14 wins in the 28 contests they have been listed as the underdogs in this season.
  • This year, New York has won two of four games when listed as at least +138 or worse on the moneyline.
  • The Mets have an implied victory probability of 42% according to the moneyline set by sportsbooks for this matchup.
  • Contests with New York have gone over the total set by oddsmakers in 59 of 115 chances this season.
  • The Mets have posted a record of 64-51-0 against the spread this season.

Mets Last 10 Games Trend

Stat Avg/Total
Record 8-2
Runs Per Game 5.4
HR 6
ERA 2.27
K/9 11.08

Mets Probable Pitcher – Carlos Carrasco

  • Carrasco (13-4) gets the starting nod for the Mets in his 23rd start of the season. He has a 3.76 ERA in 124 1/3 innings pitched, with 123 strikeouts.
  • The righty’s most recent time out was on Tuesday against the Cincinnati Reds, when he tossed six innings, surrendering two earned runs while giving up seven hits.
  • Carrasco will try to last five or more innings for his eighth straight start. He’s averaging 5.2 innings per outing.
  • The Mets have been the moneyline underdog in three of Carrasco’s starts this season, and they went 1-2 in those matchups.
  • In Carrasco’s 22 starts, his team is 15-7.
  • Carrasco’s starts with a set total this season have hit the over in 11 of 22 games.
  • Pitchers reflected above are based on projections as of August 15, 2022 at 7:12 PM ET and may not be the pitchers at game time.

Mets Relief Pitchers

Name Relief App. IP K/9 H/9 HR/9 ERA
Edwin Díaz 48 48.1 17.9 5.6 0.8 1.49
Mychal Givens 46 45.2 10.8 9.2 1.6 3.55
Adam Ottavino 46 45.1 10.7 8.5 1.0 2.18
Seth Lugo 44 44.2 8.3 9.7 1.2 3.43
Joely Rodriguez 38 32.1 11.4 10.1 0.7 5.01

Braves Probable Pitcher – Spencer Strider

  • Strider and his team have a record of 7-6-0 against the spread when he starts.
  • The right-hander gave up four earned runs in two innings pitched on Sunday, Aug. 7 in his last outing, a matchup with the New York Mets.
  • Strider has seven starts of five or more innings this season in 13 chances. He averages 3.2 innings per outing.
  • Strider’s team has been victorious in 63.6% of the games he’s started as the moneyline favorite with a record of 7-4.
  • Strider’s team has a 7-6 record in his starts this season.
  • In Strider’s 13 starts with a total, the teams have hit the over six times.
  • Pitchers reflected above are based on projections as of August 15, 2022 at 7:12 PM ET and may not be the pitchers at game time.

Braves Relief Pitchers

Name Relief App. IP Ks ERA Holds Saves
A.J. Minter 52 47.2 64 2.27 21 5
Raisel Iglesias 45 41.1 55 3.70 2 17
Kenley Jansen 44 44.0 58 3.27 0 27
Collin McHugh 40 50.0 52 3.06 8 0
Dylan Lee 28 33.2 38 2.41 7 0

Braves Hitting Trends

  • The Braves have a record in games this season when they hit two or more home runs.
  • The Braves have collected at least five extra-base hits in 31 games this season, and went 26-5 in those outings.
  • The team has notched eight or more hits in 74 games this season, and is 57-17 in those contests.
  • The Braves have a 47-6 record in games this season that they put up five or more runs.
  • The Braves are 14-7 in games this season when they have drawn at least five walks.

Mets Hitting Trends

  • They are 26-5 this season when they hit two or more home runs in a game.
  • They have gone 18-5 this season when collecting five or more extra-base hits as a team.
  • They have won 58 of the 73 games in which they’ve collected eight or more hits this season.
  • They have won 55 of their 60 games this season in which they scored more than four runs.
  • They have a 15-5 record this season when drawing five or more walks in a game.

Braves vs. Mets Prediction

Moneyline Pick: Mets (+138)

Over/Under Pick: Over (8)

Predictions are calculated by a data-driven algorithm derived from offensive performance metrics and probable starting pitchers.

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