New York Mets vs. Miami Marlins odds, tips and betting trends | June 19

The Miami Marlins (28-35) take on the New York Mets (44-23), who will be attempting to extend a three-game winning run, Sunday at 1:40 PM ET, at Citi Field.

The favored Mets (-134 moneyline odds) host the Marlins (+114). The matchup on the mound for this contest is set with the New York Mets looking to Chris Bassitt (5-4), and Sandy Alcantara (6-2) taking the ball for the Miami Marlins.

The Mets took down the Marlins 3-2 yesterday, with Taijuan Walker getting the win (6.2 IP, 1 R, 2 H, 9 K) and Francisco Lindor leading the way offensively (going 1-for-4 with a home run and two RBI). Braxton Garrett (4 IP, 3 R, 5 H, 0 K) took the loss for the Marlins.

Ahead of watching this Mets vs. Marlins matchup, here’s everything you need to know about Sunday’s action on the diamond.

New York Mets vs. Miami Marlins Odds and Betting Lines

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  • Favorite: Mets (-134, bet $134 to win $100)
  • Underdog: Marlins (+114, bet $100 to win $114)
  • Over/under: 7

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Mets Stats and Trends

Mets Betting Records

  • This season, the Mets have won 35 out of the 50 games, or 70%, in which they’ve been favored.
  • New York has a record of 21-9, a 70% win rate, when favored by -134 or more by oddsmakers this season.
  • Sportsbooks have implied with the moneyline set for this matchup that the Mets have a 57.3% chance to win.
  • Games involving New York have gone over the total set by sportsbooks in 35 of 69 chances this season.
  • The Mets have an ATS record of 40-27-0 in 67 games with a spread this season.

Chris Bassitt (Mets Probable Starter)

  • Bassitt (5-4) will take the mound for the Mets, his 14th start of the season.
  • The right-hander’s last appearance was on Tuesday, when he threw 8 2/3 scoreless innings against the Milwaukee Brewers while allowing three hits.
  • The 33-year-old has an ERA of 3.89, a 3.375 strikeout-to-walk ratio and a WHIP of 1.166 in 13 games this season.
  • He has earned a quality start seven times in 13 starts this season.
  • Bassitt has started 13 games this season, and he’s lasted five or more innings 11 times. He averages 5.3 innings per appearance.
  • The Marlins rank 16th in MLB with a .240 batting average this season. They have a team slugging percentage that ranks 15th in the league (.394) and 70 home runs.
  • Among qualified pitchers in the majors this year, the 33-year-old ranks 43rd in ERA (3.89), 32nd in WHIP (1.166), and 15th in K/9 (9.6).

Mets Batting Stats

  • The Mets’ 64 home runs rank 18th in Major League Baseball.
  • Hitters for the Mets rank ninth in the majors with a combined .404 team slugging percentage.
  • New York ranks first in the majors with a .262 team batting average.
  • The Mets have scored the most runs (340) in baseball so far this year.
  • New York gets on base at a .335 clip, best in the league.
  • The Mets are one of the most disciplined teams at the plate this season, ranking sixth with an average of 7.5 strikeouts per game.

Marlins Stats and Trends

Marlins Betting Records

  • The Marlins have been underdogs in 36 games this season and have come away with the win 12 times (33.3%) in those contests.
  • Miami has a mark of 6-15 in contests where bookmakers favor them by +114 or worse on the moneyline.
  • The Marlins have an implied victory probability of 46.7% according to the moneyline set by sportsbooks for this matchup.
  • Miami’s games have gone over the total in 32 of their 63 opportunities.
  • The Marlins have posted a record of 33-30-0 against the spread this season.

Sandy Alcantara (Marlins Probable Starter)

  • The Marlins are sending Alcantara (6-2) to make his 14th start of the season. He is 6-2 with a 1.68 ERA and 82 strikeouts through 91 1/3 innings pitched.
  • The righty’s last appearance was on Monday against the Philadelphia Phillies, when he threw 7 2/3 innings, surrendering two earned runs while allowing six hits.
  • In 13 games this season, the 26-year-old has an ERA of 1.68, with 8.1 strikeouts per nine innings. Opponents are batting .192 against him.
  • Alcantara is trying for his eighth straight quality start.
  • Alcantara is aiming for his eighth straight appearance lasting five or more innings. He averages 7.0 frames per start.
  • The opposing Mets offense has a collective .262 batting average, and is first in the league with 593 total hits and first in MLB action with 340 runs scored. They have the ninth-ranked slugging percentage (.404) and are 18th in all of MLB with 64 home runs.
  • The 26-year-old ranks second in ERA (1.68), 11th in WHIP (.964), and 34th in K/9 (8.1) among qualifying pitchers in MLB action this season.

Marlins Batting Stats

  • The Marlins rank 13th in MLB action with 70 total home runs.
  • This season, the Marlins are 15th in baseball with a .394 slugging percentage.
  • Miami’s .240 batting average ranks 16th in MLB.
  • The Marlins score the 16th-most runs in baseball (282 total, 4.5 per game).
  • Miami ranks 17th in the league with a .310 on-base percentage.
  • The Marlins strike out 9 times per game, the No. 21 mark in baseball.

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