Mets Vs Rockies: MLB Betting Lines, Stats And Predictions – April 18, 2021

Written By PlayPicks Staff on April 18, 2021

The New York Mets (6-4) are -182 favorites to take Game 3 of their series with the Colorado Rockies (4-11) on Sunday at 3:10 PM ET. The teams enter the matchup with the series record tied at 1-1, and the underdog Rockies are listed with +155 odds to win the rubber match and take the series victory. New York’s Marcus Stroman gets the start, and he’ll go against Colorado’s Antonio Senzatela.

The betting insights and predictions in this article reflect betting data from DraftKings as of April 18, 2021, 2:00 AM ET. See table below for current betting odds and CLICK HERE to place a bet at DraftKings.

Mets vs Rockies Betting Lines

Mets Betting Insights

  • The Mets were favorites in 37 games last season and won 19 (51.4%) of those contests.
  • Last season, New York won six of its 11 games, or 54.5%, when favored by at least -182 on the moneyline.
  • The oddsmakers’ moneyline implies a 62.2% chance of a victory for the Mets.
  • New York and its opponents hit the over in 30 of their 58 games with a total last season.

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Rockies Betting Insights

  • The Rockies have been chosen as underdogs in 13 games this year and have walked away with the win three times (23.1%) in those games.
  • This season, Colorado has been victorious two times in eight chances when named as an underdog of at least +155 or worse on the moneyline.
  • The Rockies have an implied victory probability of 37.8% according to the moneyline set for this matchup.
  • In their previous 10 matchups with a total posted by sportsbooks, the Rockies and their opponents are 1-9 when it comes to hitting the over.

Rockies Last 10 Games Trend

Stat Avg/Total
Record 3-7
Runs Per Game 3.6
HR 6
ERA 4.16
K/9 7.2

Rockies Probable Pitcher – Antonio Senzatela

  • Senzatela gets the start for the Rockies, his fourth of the season. He is 1-2 with a 7.07 ERA and seven strikeouts in 14 innings pitched.
  • The righty’s last time out was on Wednesday against the Dodgers, when he threw 2 2/3 innings, surrendering four earned runs while allowing five hits.
  • In three games this season, the 26-year-old has an ERA of 7.07, with 4.5 strikeouts per nine innings. Opponents are batting .310 against him.
  • Senzatela is trying to collect his second start of five or more innings this season in this matchup.
  • The Rockies are 1-2 in Senzatela’s three starts this season that they were the moneyline underdog.
  • Pitchers reflected above are based on projections as of April 18, 2021 at 2:08 AM ET and may not be the pitchers at game time.

Mets Hitting Splits

Split Record
Overall 6-4
Home 4-1
Road 2-3
vs LHP (Starters) 0-2
vs RHP (Starters) 6-2
Day Games 1-2
Night Games 5-2

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Mets Probable Pitcher – Marcus Stroman

  • The Mets will send Stroman to the mound for his third start of the season.
  • The right-hander’s last appearance was on Wednesday, when he threw six scoreless innings while allowing four hits against the Phillies.
  • The 29-year-old’s .75 ERA ranks fifth, and his .750 WHIP ranks ninth among qualified pitchers in the majors this year.
  • His team is 2-0 this season when he starts and they’re favored on the moneyline.
  • Pitchers reflected above are based on projections as of April 18, 2021 at 2:08 AM ET and may not be the pitchers at game time.

Rockies Hitting Splits

Split Record
Overall 4-11
Home 4-5
Road 0-6
vs LHP (Starters) 3-2
vs RHP (Starters) 1-9
Day Games 2-1
Night Games 2-10

Mets Hitting Stats

  • The Mets averaged 1.4 home runs per game to rank ninth in MLB play with 86 total home runs last season.
  • The Mets hit 44 homers on the road last season (1.5 per game).
  • Michael Conforto finished last season with nine home runs, 31 RBI and a batting average of .322.
  • Dominic Smith finished with 42 RBI while batting .316 and hitting 10 homers.

Rockies Hitting Stats

  • The Rockies rank 13th in Major League Baseball with 17 home runs.
  • They’ve lost each of their four games this season in which they’ve hit two or more homers.
  • Colorado has hit six home runs over the last 10 games.
  • Ryan McMahon leads the Rockies with six home runs and 10 runs batted in.
  • Garrett Hampson is hitting .250 with three doubles, a home run and six walks.

Game Prediction

Moneyline Pick: Rockies (+155)

Over/Under Pick: Over (10.5)

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

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