Two of the top teams in the National League meet in New York on Wednesday night as the Mets host the Cincinnati Reds. This baseball betting game that can be seen on ESPN matches up Cincinnati’s Bronson Arroyo against New York’s Jon Niese.
SBG Global Current Line: Mets - 125, Total 8.5 Flat
The Reds are leading the National League Central while the Mets are in second place in the National League East. Cincinnati is expected to send Bronson Arroyo to the mound on Wednesday and he is pitching very well of late. Last time out he pitched six scoreless innings against the Cubs. In his last three outings he is 2-1 with a 2.84 ERA. He has done very well in his career against the Mets with a 6-2 record and an ERA of 3.54. Niese gets the start for the Mets on Wednesday. He is 6-2 with a 3.62 ERA this MLB betting season. He has also pitched well of late, going 2-0 with a 3.57 ERA in his last three starts.
Cincinnati’s Joey Votto is making a big push for the All-Star game and he was leading the voting for the final spot in the National League. He had a big game on Monday against the Mets as he hit two home runs. He should have been on the All-Star roster to begin with and fans are now taking matters into their own hands as he leads the voting for the final spot.
Here are the baseball betting stats for Wednesday’s game. The Reds are 4-0 in their last 4 games vs. a left-handed starter and they are 7-3 in their last 10 Wednesday games. The Reds are 6-1 in Arroyo’s last 7 road starts. The Mets are 4-1 in their last 5 Wednesday games. The Mets are 14-6 in their last 20 games vs. a right-handed starter. The Mets are 7-0 in Niese’s last 7 home starts.
The Under is 10-4-1 in the Reds last 15 road games. The Under is 25-12-2 in the Reds last 39 road games vs. a left-handed starter. The Over is 3-1-1 in Arroyo’s last 5 road starts. The Under is 19-9-4 in Arroyo’s last 32 starts overall. The Under is 4-0 in Arroyo’s last 4 road starts vs. the Mets. The Under is 12-4 in the Mets last 16 home games. The Under is 7-2-1 in Niese’s last 10 home starts.