The New York Mets (60-37) and the New York Yankees (66-32) wrap up the Subway Series with a primetime matchup on Wednesday night. The crowd at Citi Field was energized last night and you can expect that same energy in this matchup. The Yankees will look to bounce back after falling 6-3 to the Mets on Tuesday evening.
The first pitch is set for 7:10 p.m. ET from Queens, N.Y. The Mets are the -190 money line favorite (risk $190 to win $100) in the latest Yankees vs. Mets odds from Caesars Sportsbook, while the Yankees are a +158 underdog. The over-under for total runs scored is 7.5. Before making any Mets vs. Yankees picks, you need to see the MLB predictions and betting advice from SportsLine's advanced computer simulation model.
The SportsLine Projection Model simulates every MLB game 10,000 times, and it is 284-243 on top-rated MLB money-line picks since the start of the 2021 season, returning over $400 for $100 players. This is the same model that pegged the 2021 Atlanta Braves at 10-1 as one of three best bets to win it all last season. Anybody who has followed it has seen profitable returns.
Now, the model has set its sights on Yankees vs. Mets and just locked in its picks and MLB predictions. You can head to SportsLine now to see the model's picks. Now, here are several MLB odds and betting lines for Mets vs. Yankees:
- Yankees vs. Mets money line: Mets -190, Yankees +158
- Yankees vs. Mets run-line: Yankees +1.5 (-140)
- Yankees vs. Mets over-under: 7.5 runs
- NYY: Yankees are 9-3 in their last 12 vs. National League East
- NYM: Mets are 4-1 in their last five games following a win
- Yankees vs. Mets picks: See picks here.
Why you should back the Mets
Right-hander Max Scherzer is on the hill for the Mets, and he can be completely overpowering by dominating opposing batters. The eight-time All-Star has the stuff to pile up strikeouts, and Scherzer has racked up at least nine strikeouts in three of his last four starts. The 37-year-old owns a blazing fastball and complements that with a nasty cutter and changeup.
Shortstop Francisco Lindor is a smooth, athletic switch-hitter who has displayed the ability to spray the ball to all parts of the field. The four-time All-Star flashes his defensive instincts with quick reads and difficult throws. Lindor is batting .250 with 16 home runs while being tied for seventh in the league in RBI (66).
Why you should back the Yankees
Center fielder Aaron Judge is having a sensational campaign with light-tower power. Judge owns the strength and plate discipline to consistently produce extra-base hits as the four-time All-Star can hit for average with outstanding run-producing abilities. Judge is first in the majors in home runs (38), second in RBI (82), and third in OPS (1.035). Over his past five games, he's belted five home runs along with 12 RBI.
Third baseman DJ LeMahieu is a patient hitter who is able to consistently make contact. LeMahieu can play all over the infield and has three Gold Glove trophies on his mantle. The three-time All-Star is currently hitting .278 with nine homers and 38 runs driven in. On July 23, he went 2-for-5 with two singles and one run scored.
How to make Yankees vs. Mets picks
SportsLine's model is leaning over on the total, projecting 9.0 combined runs. It also says one side of the money line has all the value. You can only get the model's MLB picks at SportsLine.
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