Brewers at Mets - 5/15/15 MLB Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Milwaukee Brewers (12-23) at New York Mets (20-14)
MLB Baseball: Friday, May 15, 2015 at 7:10 pm (Citi Field)
K Lohse (2-4) (7.03) vs. B Colon (6-1) (3.30)
The Line: New York Mets -148 / Milwaukee Brewers +138 --- Over/Under: 7.5 See the Latest Odds
TV: FSN-WI, SNY
The Milwaukee Brewers and New York Mets begin a three-game series Friday night.
The Milwaukee Brewers look for a win after splitting their last 10 games. The Brewers have allowed 15 runs in their last three games and four or more runs in six of their last seven games. The Brewers have lost five of their last seven games when allowing more than three runs. Offensively, Adam Lind leads Milwaukee with 34 hits and 18 RBI while Ryan Braun and Khris Davis have combined for 30 RBI. The Milwaukee Brewers have split their last six games on the road. Kyle Lohse gets the ball, and he’s 2-4 with a 7.03 ERA and 30 strikeouts this season. Lohse is 2-4 with a 4.68 ERA and 25 strikeouts in his career against the Mets.
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The New York Mets look to snap a four-game losing streak. The Mets have allowed 14 runs in their last three games and four or more runs in four of their last five games. The Mets have lost eight of their last nine games when allowing more than three runs. Offensively, Lucas Duda leads New York with 37 hits and 13 RBI while Daniel Murphy and Michael Cuddyer have combined for 31 RBI. The New York Mets have won seven of their last 10 games on their home field. Bartolo Colon takes the hill, and he’s 6-1 with a 3.30 ERA and 40 strikeouts this season. Colon is 3-1 with a 3.97 ERA and 27 strikeouts in his career against the Brewers.
The Brewers are 3-11 in their last 14 during game 1 of a series and 1-4 in Lohses last 5 road starts.. The Mets are 16-5 in their last 21 home games and 7-1 in Colons last 8 starts. The Brewers are 12-3 in the last 15 meetings in New York.
The Mets will be eager to bounce back after being swept in a four-game seires against the Cubs. They have a great shot with Colon on the mound, a guy who should be the favorite to win the NL CY Young right now. Take the Mets and the spread to give your wager more value.