New York Mets vs Atlanta Braves Betting Odds & Game Analysis | August 5


By Claudio Fortuna | August 5, 2022 11:05 AM

The Atlanta Braves visit the New York Mets at Citi Field, taking the field at 7:10pm ET on Friday August 5th, 7:10pm ET. The Atlanta Braves are 1-run underdogs in the game, and the Over/Under is set at 8 runs.

Welcome to the BestOdds betting breakdown where we identify performance trends in order to analyze teams’ chances in the upcoming game.

Today, we are looking at the Major League Baseball game between the Atlanta Braves and New York Mets.

New York and Atlanta Betting Info

  • Each of the Braves’ last five night games against NL East opponents have gone OVER the total runs line.
  • The Braves have won each of their last six games following a road loss.

Atlanta Braves Stats

Season Stats
Team Batting AVG .249
Team OBP .313
AVG Runs Scored 4.8
Team ERA 3.59
Team WHIP 1.22
Starters ERA 3.84
Starters WHIP 1.25

Key Players for Atlanta

  • Jackson Stephens: 2.46 ERA, 9.08 K/9, 1.20 WHIP
  • Kenley Jansen: 3.43 ERA, 12.36 K/9, 0.99 WHIP
  • Ian Anderson: 4.99 ERA, 8.02 K/9, 1.51 WHIP
  • Travis d’Arnaud: .251 Batting Avg, .298 OBP, .431 SLG, .729 OPS, 39 Runs
  • Orlando Arcia: .247 Batting Avg, .319 OBP, .407 SLG, .726 OPS, 18 Runs
  • Michael Riley: .297 Batting Avg, .359 OBP, .595 SLG, .954 OPS, 62 Runs
  • Dansby Swanson: .297 Batting Avg, .355 OBP, .464 SLG, .819 OPS, 69 Runs
  • Marcell Ozuna: .222 Batting Avg, .275 OBP, .405 SLG, .680 OPS, 48 Runs
  • Eddie Rosario: .175 Batting Avg, .223 OBP, .267 SLG, .490 OPS, 12 Runs
  • Ronald Acuña Jr.: .256 Batting Avg, .354 OBP, .396 SLG, .750 OPS, 42 Runs
  • Matthew Olson: .246 Batting Avg, .334 OBP, .486 SLG, .820 OPS, 51 Runs
  • Michael Harris II: .286 Batting Avg, .324 OBP, .481 SLG, .805 OPS, 36 Runs

New York Mets Stats

Season Stats
Team Batting AVG .257
Team OBP .328
AVG Runs Scored 4.7
Team ERA 3.57
Team WHIP 1.18
Starters ERA 3.54
Starters WHIP 1.16

Key Players for New York

  • Trevor Williams: 3.38 ERA, 8.44 K/9, 1.16 WHIP
  • Edwin Díaz: 1.44 ERA, 17.93 K/9, 0.89 WHIP
  • Taijuan Walker: 2.79 ERA, 6.97 K/9, 1.13 WHIP
  • Peter Alonso: .278 Batting Avg, .356 OBP, .554 SLG, .910 OPS, 61 Runs
  • Starling Marte: .299 Batting Avg, .346 OBP, .466 SLG, .812 OPS, 60 Runs
  • Brandon Nimmo: .270 Batting Avg, .351 OBP, .426 SLG, .777 OPS, 64 Runs
  • Francisco Lindor: .261 Batting Avg, .340 OBP, .457 SLG, .797 OPS, 64 Runs
  • Mark Canha: .270 Batting Avg, .366 OBP, .375 SLG, .741 OPS, 44 Runs
  • Luis Guillorme: .285 Batting Avg, .361 OBP, .368 SLG, .729 OPS, 28 Runs
  • Daniel Vogelbach: .333 Batting Avg, .474 OBP, .600 SLG, 1.074 OPS, 4 Runs
  • James McCann: .176 Batting Avg, .242 OBP, .282 SLG, .524 OPS, 8 Runs
  • Jeff McNeil: .302 Batting Avg, .360 OBP, .428 SLG, .788 OPS, 43 Runs

In the last 5 matchups between the Mets and Braves, the Mets won three times and the Braves won twice. Their most recent matchup on August 4, 2022 ended 6-4 with the New York Mets taking the win.

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