MLB Preview: Cincinnati Reds vs. New York Mets

by Dirty on July 7, 2010

Mets baseball betting The Cincinnati Reds and the New York Mets will both be trying to pick up a win on Wednesday when they battle at Citi Field.

The Reds will trot ace Bronson Arroyo out to the mound in this one. Righthander Arroyo has a 8-4 record and a 4.25 ERA this season.

Meanwhile, it’ll be Jonathon Niese who starts for the Mets. Lefthander Niese is 6-2 with a 3.62 ERA so far this season.

Oddsmakers currently have the Mets listed as 117-moneyline favorites versus the Reds, while the game’s total is sitting at 8½.

Johan Santana tossed a complete-game shutout to earn the win in the Mets’ 3-0 triumph over the Reds on Tuesday night.

New York cashed as -175 home favorites, while the teams played UNDER the 8.5-run total listed by oddsmakers.

Santana homered at the plate for the Mets, who got two runs batted in from Jason Bay in the win.

Matt Maloney allowed three runs over 5 2-3 innings to take the loss for Cincinnati, which managed only three hits on the night.

Team records:
Cincinnati: 48-37 SU
New York: 47-37 SU

Cincinnati most recently:
When playing on Wednesday are 4-6
Before playing Philadelphia are 3-7
After playing NY Mets are 2-8
After a loss are 6-4

New York most recently:
When playing on Wednesday are 6-4
Before playing Atlanta are 5-5
After playing Cincinnati are 6-4
After a win are 3-7

A few trends to consider:
Cincinnati is 7-2 SU in its last 9 games on the road
Cincinnati is 11-4 SU in its last 15 games
The total has gone UNDER in 11 of Cincinnati’s last 16 games on the road
Cincinnati is 3-7 SU in its last 10 games when playing on the road against NY Mets
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of NY Mets’s last 5 games at home
NY Mets are 15-4 SU in its last 19 games at home
NY Mets are 7-3 SU in its last 10 games when playing at home against Cincinnati
The total has gone OVER in 6 of NY Mets’s last 9 games

Next up:
Cincinnati at Philadelphia, Thursday, July 8
NY Mets home to Atlanta, Friday, July 9

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