Written and authored by Major League Baseball Expert Analyst Charlie McDougall. Charliessports.com produces it for Baseball news and notes. The teams will play on Friday April 24th, 2015. At 7:05 PM EST.
The (14-3) “RED HOT” New York Mets of the National League League East Division will take the bus ride across town to the “BRONX”. For the start of a three-game “SUBWAY SERIES. The Mets will play the (10-7) New York Yankees of the American League East in 2015 MLB interleague action. The teams will play at Yankee Stadium in New York, New York. The Best Sports Handicapper believes the New York Mets could make a run at a 2015 pennant. The Yankees are looking forward to playing their crosstown rivals, who are getting most of the attention. The opening betting line has New York Yankees as a -125 home favorite; the betting total is seven runs for Friday’s game.
The 2015 New York Mets are the talk of baseball. The Mets are on an eleven game win streak, and the Mets completed a home sweep over Atlant with a 6-3 win on Thursday April 23rd. The Mets are on top in the NL East, leading second place Atlanta by four games. The Mets are off to their best start since 1986, which was the season they won their last World Series. The Mets offense scored fifty-three runs in their recent ten game homestand. First Baseman Lucas Duda has a .351 Batting Average, 20 hits and an on-base percentage of .439. Catcher Travis d’Arnaud is the team leader with 10 RBI’S. The Mets travel to South Florida for a three-game series against Miami on Monday April 27th. D’Arnaud is out until early June with a hand injury. Third Baseman David Wright is nursing a sore hamstring and won’t be available until early next month. The New York Mets are 11-4 their last fifteen baseball games on Friday’s. Right Hander Jacob DeGrom (2-1) with a 0.93 ERA this season will be on the pitcher’s mound for game one of the MLB Betting Predictions series in the Bronx. The Florida native threw seven innings, giving up six hits and zero runs in an April 18th, a 5-4 home win against Miami. The New York Mets are 6-2 the last eight baseball games between the teams. Sportsbooks in Las Vegas and offshore has the New York Mets at 8/1 to win the 2015 MLB National League Crown.
The 2015 New York Yankees have won five of six, including a 2-1 road win at Detroit over the Tigers. New York won three of four at Tigers Stadium. The Yankees are in second place in the Division, 1/2 game behind Boston. “THE BRONX BOMBERS” brought fifty-four runs across the plate in their recent ten game road trip. The Yankees are getting solid at bats from First Baseman Mark Teixeira, who leads the team in Home Runs and RBI’ S. Center Fielder Jacoby Ellsbury tops the team in base hits and a .286 Batting average. Designated Hitter Alex Rodriguez has a .419 on-base percentage. The betting odds over the total are 11-5 the Yankees last sixteen baseball games overall. The Yankees continue their homestand on Monday April 27th as the Tampa Bay Devil Rays come to town. The New York Yankees will have Right Hander Michael Pineda (2-0) with a 5.00 ERA on the hill for game one. Pineda threw 5.2 innings, giving up seven hits and three runs in a 5-3 win at Tampa Bay on April 19th, his last outing. The betting odds under the total are 43-20 the Yankees last sixty-three interleague baseball matchups. The New York Yankees are 33/1 to win the 2015 Major League Baseball World Series.