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    Chris Bassitt will attempt to secure his 15th win of the season when the New York Mets (95-56) visit the Oakland Athletics (55-95) at Oakland Coliseum on Friday at 9:40 PM ET. The Mets are favored in the matchup (-232) against the Athletics (+192). Bassitt starts for New York while Oakland will counter with Cole Irvin.

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    Game Info, Betting Lines for Mets vs. Athletics

    • Game Day: Friday, September 23, 2022
    • Game Time: 9:40 PM ET
    • Location: Oakland, California
    • Stadium: Oakland Coliseum
    Mets vs Athletics Betting Information
    Favorite Favorite Moneyline Total
    Mets -232 7

    Mets Stats & Trends

    Mets Batting

    • The Mets rank eighth in MLB play with 155 home runs. They average one per game.
    • The Mets are fourth in the majors with a .257 batting average.
    • The Mets have a league-leading .331 on-base percentage.
    • The Mets strike out 7.5 times per game, the fourth-best average in the league.
    • The Mets have hit 83 home runs away from home this season (1.1 per game).
    • The Mets are slugging .422 with 3.3 extra-base hits per game away from home.
    • Away from home this season the team averages 9.2 hits per game and is batting .261.

    Mets Key Batters

    • Pete Alonso leads New York in total hits (149) this season while batting .265 with 62 extra-base hits.
    • Among qualifying batters in MLB, Alonso ranks 50th in batting average, 37th in on-base percentage, and 13th in slugging.
    • Francisco Lindor has an OPS of .798, fueled by an OBP of .344 and a team-best slugging percentage of .454 this season.
    • Lindor ranks 38th in batting average, 37th in on-base percentage and 45th in slugging in MLB.
    • Lindor has picked up at least one hit in eight games in a row. During his last 10 outings he is hitting .310 with a double, a triple, three home runs, three walks and eight RBI.
    • Brandon Nimmo has collected 144 base hits, an OBP of .360 and a slugging percentage of .418 this season.
    • Jeff McNeil has 154 hits this season and a team-best OBP of .372.

    Athletics Stats & Trends

    Athletics Batting

    • The Athletics rank 18th in Major League Baseball with 126 home runs.
    • The Athletics rank 20th in MLB with a .216 team batting average.
    • The Athletics have the 20th-ranked on-base percentage in MLB this season (.281).
    • The Athletics rank 15th with an average of 8.6 strikeouts per game.
    • They’ve hit 47 homers, an average of 0.6 per game, in 75 home contests this season.
    • In 75 home games this season, they’re slugging .319 with 172 hits going for extra bases.
    • In 75 home games this season, they have a batting average of .205 while averaging 6.5 base hits per contest.

    Athletics Key Batters

    • Sean Murphy has put up a team-high OBP (.332) and slugging percentage (.434).
    • Including all qualified hitters in the majors, Murphy is 77th in batting average, 59th in on-base percentage and 63rd in slugging percentage.
    • Tony Kemp is batting .240 with 23 doubles, two triples, seven home runs and 43 walks.
    • Kemp is currently 100th in batting average, 93rd in on-base percentage and 127th in slugging percentage among all qualified hitters.
    • Seth Brown leads the Athletics with 104 hits.
    • Chad Pinder has 17 doubles, 12 home runs and 14 walks while hitting .232.

    Mets vs. Athletics Probable Pitchers

    Bassitt Irvin
    28 GS 27
    14-8 W-L 9-11
    3.32 ERA 3.79
    171.0 IP 166.1
    45 BB 33
    163 SO 114
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