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    The New York Mets are favored (-118) on the road when they open the season against the Miami Marlins (-101) at LoanDepot park on Friday at 6:40 PM ET. David Peterson starts for New York, and Jesus Luzardo is Miami’s pick to start.

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    Game Info, Betting Lines for Mets vs. Marlins

    • Game Day: Friday, March 31, 2023
    • Game Time: 6:40 PM ET
    • Location: Miami, Florida
    • Stadium: LoanDepot park
    Mets vs Marlins Betting Information
    Favorite Favorite Moneyline Total
    Mets -118 7.5

    How Do I Watch the Mets vs. the Marlins?

    • TV Channel: MLB Network

    Mets Stats & Trends

    Mets Batting

    • The Mets ranked 15th in MLB action with 171 total home runs last season.
    • New York’s .259 batting average was second-best in the majors.
    • Last season the Mets scored the fifth-most runs in baseball (772 total, 4.8 per game).
    • The club struck out 7.5 times per game, the third-fewest mark in the majors.
    • The Mets averaged 1.1 home runs per game when playing on the road last season (90 total in road contests).
    • New York slugged .424 with 3.2 extra-base hits per game on the road.
    • The club averaged 9.3 hits per game and batted .265 away from home last season.

    Mets Key Batters

    • Last season, Pete Alonso had 162 base hits, batting .271 with 66 extra-base hits.
    • Francisco Lindor slashed .270/.340/.449 and finished with an OPS of .790.
    • Brandon Nimmo ended his last campaign with 159 hits, an OBP of .367, plus a slugging percentage of .433.
    • Jeff McNeil slashed .326/.383/.454 and finished with an OPS of .837.

    Marlins Stats & Trends

    Marlins Batting

    • The Marlins ranked 24th in Major League Baseball with 144 home runs.
    • Miami had a team batting average of just .230 last season, which ranked 26th among MLB teams.
    • The Marlins were among the lowest scoring teams in the league, ranking 28th with just 586 total runs (3.6 per game) last season.
    • Miami ranked 22nd with an average of 8.8 strikeouts per game.
    • In 81 games at home last season, they hit 71 homers, an average of 0.9 per contest.
    • Miami had a team slugging percentage of .377 in home games last season with 218 extra-base hits.
    • They averaged 7.7 base hits per game and hit .236 as a team at home last season.

    Marlins Key Batters

    • Luis Arraez racked up an on-base percentage of .377, a slugging percentage of .420, and had 173 hits last season.
    • Jean Segura hit .277 with nine doubles, 10 home runs and 26 walks.
    • Jon Berti hit .237 with 17 doubles, three triples, four home runs and 42 walks a season ago.
    • Garrett Cooper hit .261 with 33 doubles, two triples, nine home runs and 40 walks.

    Mets vs. Marlins Probable Pitchers

    The probable pitchers for both teams have not made a start this season. Here are their stats from last season:

    David Peterson (NYM) Pitcher Jesús Luzardo (MIA)
    7 – 5 W/L 4 – 7
    105.2 IP 100.1
    3.83 ERA 3.32
    1.334 WHIP 1.027
    10.7 K/9 10.8
    4.1 BB/9 3.1

    Mets vs. Marlins Injury Updates

    • Mets: José Quintana: 15 Day IL (Rib), Elieser Hernandez: 15 Day IL (Shoulder), Sam Coonrod: 15 Day IL (Lat), Stephen Ridings: 15 Day IL (Lat), Bryce Montes de Oca: 15 Day IL (Elbow), Edwin Díaz: 60 Day IL (Knee)
    • Marlins: Steven Okert: 15 Day IL (Adductor), Tommy Nance: 15 Day IL (Shoulder), Nic Enright: 15 Day IL (Illness), Anthony Bender: 60 Day IL (Elbow), Max Meyer: 60 Day IL (Elbow)

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