What are we doing here? Why, we're glad you asked:
As part of our preview of the 2014 season to come, let's roll out a few "over/unders" for each team. That is, we'll assign a number to 10 different categories that, in their own way, will predict one facet of the season ahead. In turn, you, the loyal commenter, will let us know whether you take the "over" or "under" for each category. Stated another way, will the actual figure be higher or lower than the one we've presented? Remember, we're talking 2014 season and 2014 season only.
Up this time are the over/unders for the 2014 New York Mets. Please let us know how you'll be wagering ...
Finish in NL East: 3
Ike Davis home runs: 16.5
Bartolo Colon wins: 12
Number of starters used at shortstop: 3.5
Number of Curtis Granderson home runs: 26
Zack Wheeler strikeouts: 165
Number of Matt Harvey starts: 6
Number of games worse than Yankees: 7.5