Atlanta Braves vs. New York Mets Game Two - 5/28/18 MLB Pick, Odds, and Prediction
New York Mets (25-24) at Atlanta Braves (30-21)
MLB Baseball: Monday, May 28, 2018 at 7:10 pm (SunTrust Park)
J Conlon (0-0) (7.36) vs. B McCarthy (5-2) (4.67)
The Line: Atlanta Braves -144 / New York Mets +134 --- Over/Under: 9 See the Latest Odds
The New York Mets and the Atlanta Braves take the field in game two of their twin bill in Monday MLB action.
The New York Mets are hoping for a win after in game two of a DH at Atlanta. The NY Mets fell to the Brewers 8-7 Sunday with the pitching failing to get outs throughout. Mets starter Zack Wheeler was charged with four runs in six frames before four relievers combined to allow four runs over three innings.
Noah K. Murray-USA TODAY Sports
New York banged out ten hits and walked twice with Devin Mesoraco connecting on a pinch hit solo bomb while Asdrubel Cabrera going 2-5 with a homer and two RBI’s. Tomas Nido and Jay Bruce both gave New York a run and RBI with Wheeler also driving in a pair. New York has not named a starter so please check back.
The Atlanta Braves salvaged a win at Boston with a 7-1 decision in Sunday’s series finale’ before returning home to face the Mets in a doubleheader Monday. Atlanta starter Mike Foltyniewicz allowed the lone run over seven frames where he struck out seven to improve to 4-3.
The Braves did their damage on nine hits and six free passes with Tyler Flowers launching a three run homer. Freddie Freeman doubled in a pair and Kurt Suzuki gave Atlanta three hits, an RBI and a run.
Brandon McCarthy is shooting for his third straight win when he faces the Mets in the night cap of their DH on Monday. McCathy comes off of a 3-1 win at Philadelphia with a run scoring on four hits and two free passes in 5.2 innings of work.
NY Mets are 2-5 in their last 7 road games and are 1-4 in their last 5 overall. Atlanta are 3-12 in their last 15 Monday games and over is 23-10-3 in Atlanta last 36 Monday games and Atlanta are 7-3 in McCarthy’s last 10 starts. Under is 12-5 in the last 17 meetings and NY Mets are 19-8 in the last 27 meetings in Atlanta.
New York has not named a starter so please check back for an update.