New York Mets vs. Arizona Diamondbacks - 8/10/16 MLB Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Arizona Diamondbacks (46-66) at New York Mets (57-55)
MLB Baseball: Wednesday, August 10, 2016 at 7:10 pm (Citi Field)
Robbie Ray (5-11) (4.76) vs. B Colon (10-6) (3.46)
The Line: New York Mets - 143 / Arizona Diamondbacks +133 --- Over/Under: 7.5 See the Latest Odds
TV: FS-Arizona, SNY
The Arizona Diamondbacks continue their series at Citi Field with the New York Mets.
The Arizona Diamondbacks are looking towards the offseason and thinking what can be done to improve. The Diamondbacks notched their second straight win by a 5-3 count at Citi Field Tuesday. Zona starter Zack Greinke allowed all three runs over six frames and the bats took care of the rest. The D-Backs managed eight hits and three walks with Brandon Drury going solo with Paul Goldschmidt doing deep and driving in two while Michael Bourn smacked a two run triple. The Diamondbacks are hoping Robbie Ray can right the ship when opposes the Mets on Wednesday. Over his last three, Ray has gone 0-3 with a 1.44 WHIP and 7.02 ERA
USA TODAY Sports
The New York Mets have not been able to string wins together and if they don’t soon their season is in jeopardy. The trend continued Tuesday night with the loss to visiting Arizona. The pen and the bats struggled with NYM starter Steven Matz giving up a pair of runs on solo homers through six innings before Hansel Robles was charged with three runs in 2/3 of an inning. The Mets mustered six hits and walked twice wit Neil Walker going 3-5 with a homer, two RBI’s and two runs with James Loney driving in a run. Veteran Bartolo Colon shoots for back to back victories when he takes the hill versus visiting Arizona Wednesday. Colon defeated the Yankees 4-1 last time out with a run scoring over 6.2 frames.
Arizona are 3-12 in their last 15 road games and are 9-26 in their last 35 overall while going 9-26 in their last 35 games on grass. The Mets are 3-9 in their last 12 home games and the under is 17-8-1 in their last 26 overall while going 17-8-1 in the Mets last 26 on grass. The under is 8-2-2 in the last 12 meetings. I’m going with Colon but his offense has to score…