Mets vs Dodgers Prediction - MLB PIcks 4/17/23

Los Angeles Dodgers (8-7) vs New York Mets (9-6)

Game Info: Monday, April 17, 2023 at 10:10 pm (Dodger Stadium)

Dustin May (1-1) (1.47) vs David Peterson (0-2) (4.91)

Betting Odds: Los Angeles Dodgers / New York Mets --- Over/Under: Click Here for the Latest Odds

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The New York Mets and Los Angeles Dodgers face off on Monday in an MLB showdown at Dodger Stadium. 

Mets Betting Preview

The Mets sit with a 10-6 record overall and it was good pitching that helped them secure the victory on Sunday. Pete Alonso and Francisco Lindor both finished with one hit, one run, and one RBI. On the mound for the Mets will be David Peterson who sits with an 0-2 record and an ERA and an ERA of 4.91. In his last start against the San Diego Padres he went 5.2 innings giving up six hits and two runs. 

Dodgers Betting Preview

8-8 wouldn’t be a bad record for most teams, but it’s not good enough for the Dodgers. On Sunday the Dodgers offense only managed two runs and that led to the defeat. The Dodgers offense overall is averaging 5.31 runs per game which is 6th best in the league. The pitching staff is ranked 10th. On the other side of this matchup is the On the mound for the Dodgers will be Dustin May who sits with a 1-1 record and an ERA of 1.47. In his last start against the San Francisco Giants he went 5.1 innings giving up two hits and two runs. 

Mets vs Dodgers Trends

Mets are 4-0 in their last 4 games vs. a right-handed starter.Mets are 4-0 in Petersons last 4 Monday starts. Mets are 6-1 in Petersons last 7 starts vs. National League West. Mets are 0-6 in Peterson's last 6 road starts. Dodgers are 0-5 in Mays last 5 starts vs. a team with a winning record. Mets are 0-5 in Peterson's last 5 starts.

Shane’s Free Pick

The Mets have struggled in Peterson’s starts on the road and it’s going to be no different in this game. Dustin May sits with an ERA of 1.47 and he’s going to lockdown the Mets offense in this game. Look for the Mets to score only a couple of runs, and the Dodgers will get the job done here. Back the Dodgers -1.5 to cash. This is one of my favorite plays.

Shane’s Pick Dodgers -1.5

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