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    The New York Mets (13-7) are looking for continued power from a slugger when they match up against the San Francisco Giants (6-12) on Saturday at 4:05 PM ET at Oracle Park. Pete Alonso is on a two-game home run streak for the underdog Mets (+104) going into this contest against the favored Giants (-124). San Francisco’s Logan Webb starts against New York’s David Peterson.

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    Game Info, Betting Lines for Giants vs. Mets

    • Game Day: Saturday, April 22, 2023
    • Game Time: 4:05 PM ET
    • Location: San Francisco, California
    • Stadium: Oracle Park
    Giants vs Mets Betting Information
    Favorite Favorite Moneyline Total
    Giants -124 8.5

    How Do I Watch the Giants vs. the Mets?

    • TV Channel: FOX

    Giants Stats & Trends

    Giants Batting

    • The Giants average 1.7 home runs per game to rank third in MLB action with 30 total home runs.
    • San Francisco ranks 18th in MLB with a .238 batting average.
    • The Giants rank 16th in MLB with an on-base percentage of .321.
    • San Francisco’s 10.7 strikeouts per game are the fifth-most in MLB.
    • The Giants average 1.0 home run per home game this season (eight total at home).
    • San Francisco is slugging .354 with 2.0 extra-base hits per game at home.
    • The team is batting .226 with 58 hits (7.3 per game) at home this season.

    Giants Key Batters

    • Thairo Estrada leads San Francisco in slugging percentage (.500) thanks to seven extra-base hits.
    • Among qualifying hitters, Estrada ranks 19th in batting average, his on-base percentage ranks 53rd, and he is 36th in slugging.
    • Estrada will look for his fifth straight game with a hit in this matchup. During his last five outings he is hitting .200 with a walk.
    • Mike Yastrzemski is batting .257 with four doubles, four home runs and three walks.
    • Yastrzemski is 92nd in batting average, 142nd in on-base percentage and 55th in slugging in the majors.
    • J.D. Davis leads San Francisco in total hits (19) this season, and six of those have gone for extra bases.
    • Michael Conforto is batting .217 with a .368 OBP and eight RBI for San Francisco this season.

    Mets Stats & Trends

    Mets Batting

    • The Mets’ 23 home runs rank 12th in Major League Baseball.
    • New York has a team batting average of .234 this season, which ranks 21st among MLB teams.
    • The Mets have an OBP of .342 this season, which ranks sixth in MLB.
    • New York is one of the best teams in baseball at making contact this season, ranking second with an average of 7.0 strikeouts per game.
    • In 15 games on the road this season, they’ve hit 17 homers, an average of 1.1 per contest.
    • New York is slugging .394 in 15 road games this season.
    • They are averaging 8.3 base hits per game and batting .243 on the road this season.

    Mets Key Batters

    • Alonso has racked up 24 hits, a team-high for the Mets.
    • Alonso ranks 39th in batting average, 50th in on-base percentage and fourth in slugging percentage among all qualified hitters in the majors.
    • Alonso hopes to build on a three-game hitting streak in this matchup. In his last five games he is hitting .364 with two home runs, a walk and nine RBI.
    • Brandon Nimmo’s .489 OBP and .500 slugging percentage are both team-highs.
    • Nimmo is third in batting average, second in on-base percentage and 36th in slugging percentage in the majors.
    • Francisco Lindor is hitting .231 with eight doubles, four home runs and 11 walks.
    • Jeff McNeil is hitting .288 with six doubles, a home run and 13 walks.

    Giants vs. Mets Probable Pitchers

    Logan Webb (SF) Pitcher David Peterson (NYM)
    0 – 4 W/L 1 – 2
    23.2 IP 20.2
    6.08 ERA 6.10
    1.268 WHIP 1.645
    10.6 K/9 9.6
    1.1 BB/9 3.5

    Giants vs. Mets Injury Updates

    • Giants: Joc Pederson: 10 Day IL (Wrist), Austin Slater: 10 Day IL (Elbow), Mitch Haniger: 10 Day IL (Oblique), Alex Wood: 15 Day IL (Hamstring), Roberto Pérez: 60 Day IL (Shoulder), Luke Jackson: 60 Day IL (Elbow), Luis González: 60 Day IL (Back), Thomas Szapucki: 60 Day IL (Left arm), Bryce Johnson: 7 Day IL (Concussion)
    • Mets: Omar Narváez: 10 Day IL (Calf), Tim Locastro: 10 Day IL (Back spasms), Stephen Nogosek: 15 Day IL (Elbow), Carlos Carrasco: 15 Day IL (Elbow), Justin Verlander: 15 Day IL (Teres major), Stephen Ridings: 15 Day IL (Lat), Elieser Hernandez: 15 Day IL (Shoulder), Sam Coonrod: 60 Day IL (Lat), Bryce Montes de Oca: 60 Day IL (Elbow), Edwin Díaz: 60 Day IL (Knee), José Quintana: 60 Day IL (Rib), Starling Marte: day-to-day (Neck stiffness)

    Recent Scores and Betting Lines for the Giants and Mets (Last 10 Games)

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