Blue Jays vs. Mets - 6/17/15 MLB Pick, Odds, and Prediction
New York Mets (35-30) at Toronto Blue Jays (34-31)
MLB Baseball: Wednesday, June 17, 2015 at 7:07 pm (Rogers Centre)
J Niese (3-6) (4.24) vs. D Hutchison (5-1) (5.75)
The Line: Toronto Blue Jays -154 / New York Mets +144 --- Over/Under: 9 See the Latest Odds
TV: SNY, RSN
The New York Mets and Toronto Blue Jays play game three of their series Wednesday night.
The New York Mets look to stay hot after winning five of their last six games. The Mets have scored 17 runs in their last three games and four or more runs in five of their last seven games. The Mets have won four straight games when scoring more than three runs. Juan Lagares leads New York with 68 hits and 20 RBI while Lucas Duda and Michael Cuddyer have combined for 56 RBI. The New York Mets have lost four of their last six road games. Jonathon Niese gets the ball, and he’s 3-6 with a 4.24 ERA and 49 strikeouts this season. This will be Niese’s second career game against the Blue Jays.
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The Toronto Blue Jays look for a win after winning 11 of their last 13 games. The Toronto Blue Jays have scored 18 runs in their last three games and four or more runs in 11 of their last 13 games. The Toronto Blue Jays have won 11 straight games when scoring more than three runs. Josh Donaldson leads Toronto with 80 hits and 45 RBI while Russell Martin and Edwin Encarnacion have combined for 72 RBI. The Toronto Blue Jays have won six straight home games. Drew Hutchison takes the hill, and he’s 5-1 with a 5.75 ERA and 62 strikeouts this season. This will be Hutchison’s first career game against the Mets.
The Mets are 5-1 in their last 6 vs. American League East and 1-5 in Nieses last 6 starts. The Blue Jays are 5-2 in their last 7 vs. National League East and 4-1 in Hutchisons last 5 home starts. The Mets are 13-4 in the last 17 meetings.
Both teams are scoing runs left and right, and that should only conttinue in this big ball park. I like the over in this spot.