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    Ronald Acuna Jr. leads the Atlanta Braves (18-9) into a matchup against Brandon Nimmo and the New York Mets (15-12) on Monday at 1:10 PM ET at Citi Field. Acuna is hitting .352, the third-best batting average in MLB, for the favored Braves (-115), and Nimmo ranks fifth in MLB play with a .330 batting average this season for the underdog Mets (-103). Atlanta has Spencer Strider starting things off, and New York will counter with Denyi Reyes.

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    Game Info, Betting Lines for Braves vs. Mets

    • Game Day: Monday, May 1, 2023
    • Game Time: 1:10 PM ET
    • Location: Queens, New York
    • Stadium: Citi Field
    Braves vs Mets Betting Information
    Favorite Favorite Moneyline Total
    Braves -115 9

    How Do I Watch the Braves vs. the Mets?

    • TV Channel: SNY

    Braves Stats & Trends

    Braves Batting

    • The Braves rank fourth-best in MLB play with 41 total home runs.
    • Atlanta’s .255 batting average ranks 11th in the majors.
    • The Braves are fifth in baseball with an on-base percentage of .335.
    • Atlanta strikes out 9.4 times per game to rank 17th in MLB.
    • The Braves average 1.7 home runs per game when playing away from home this season (22 total in road contests).
    • Atlanta has a .466 slugging percentage and is averaging 3.4 extra-base hits per game away from home.
    • The team averages 8.8 hits per game and is batting .263 on the road this season.

    Braves Key Batters

    • Acuna leads Atlanta with an OBP of .444, plus a team-best slugging percentage of .546. He’s batting .352 on the season.
    • Among qualified batters in MLB, he ranks third in batting average, third in on-base percentage, and 22nd in slugging.
    • Matt Olson is hitting .252 with six doubles, a triple, eight home runs and 18 walks, while slugging .563 with an on-base percentage of .369.
    • His batting average ranks 95th among qualified players, his on-base percentage 43rd, and his slugging percentage 15th.
    • Ozzie Albies has 26 hits this season and has a slash line of .252/.304/.495.
    • Sean Murphy leads Atlanta with 20 hits, batting .256 this season with 13 extra-base hits.

    Mets Stats & Trends

    Mets Batting

    • The Mets have hit 27 homers this season, which ranks 21st in the league.
    • New York’s .240 batting average ranks 20th in the majors this season.
    • The Mets have an on-base percentage of .332 this season, which ranks 10th in the league.
    • New York is one of the best teams in baseball at making contact this season, ranking second with an average of 7.7 strikeouts per game.
    • They have averaged 0.8 home runs per game in their 10 home contests this season.
    • New York is slugging .368 in 10 home games this season.
    • In home games this season, they’re batting .231 with 7.1 base hits per contest.

    Mets Key Batters

    • Pete Alonso paces the Mets with 27 hits. He’s batting .257 and slugging .562 with an on-base percentage of .328.
    • Including all the qualifying hitters in the majors, he ranks 81st in batting average, 96th in on-base percentage and 17th in slugging percentage.
    • Nimmo has a .435 on-base percentage while slugging .457. Both lead his team. He has a batting average of .330.
    • Including all qualified players, he is fifth in batting average, fourth in on-base percentage and 65th in slugging percentage.
    • Francisco Lindor is batting .218 with 11 doubles, four home runs and 11 walks.
    • Jeff McNeil is batting .298 with six doubles, a triple, a home run and 15 walks.

    Braves vs. Mets Probable Pitchers

    Spencer Strider (ATL) Pitcher Denyi Reyes (NYM)
    3 – 0 W/L 0 – 0
    30 IP 6.1
    1.80 ERA 0.00
    0.833 WHIP 0.789
    14.7 K/9 9.9
    3.3 BB/9 2.8

    Braves vs. Mets Injury Updates

    • Braves: Orlando Arcia: 10 Day IL (Wrist), Lucas Luetge: 15 Day IL (Biceps), Raisel Iglesias: 15 Day IL (Shoulder), Huascar Ynoa: 60 Day IL (Elbow), Kolby Allard: 60 Day IL (Oblique), Tyler Matzek: 60 Day IL (Elbow), Travis d’Arnaud: 7 Day IL (Concussion)
    • Mets: Omar Narváez: 10 Day IL (Calf), Tim Locastro: 10 Day IL (Back spasms), Brooks Raley: 15 Day IL (Elbow), Stephen Nogosek: 15 Day IL (Elbow), Edwin Uceta: 15 Day IL (Left ankle), 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)

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


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