Mets vs Cubs Prediction MLB Picks Today 4/29

Mets vs Cubs Prediction MLB Picks Today 4/29

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MLB Preview and Prediction: Chicago Cubs vs. New York Mets

Game Overview:

  • Date: April 29, 2024
  • Time: 4:10 PM
  • Location: Citi Field, Queens, New York
  • Line: NYM -130
  • Over/Under: 7.5

 

Team Breakdown:

Chicago Cubs:

The Chicago Cubs, with a solid 17-11 record, look to bounce back from recent losses and secure a win on the road against the New York Mets. With a talented roster and competitive spirit, the Cubs are poised for success in this matchup.

Pitching Analysis:

Jameson Taillon takes the mound for the Cubs, boasting an impressive 2-0 record with a stellar 1.69 ERA. Taillon's ability to pitch deep into games and keep hitters off balance gives the Cubs a strong chance to emerge victorious in this contest.

Batting Leaders:

  • Home Runs: Michael Busch (6 HR)
  • Batting Average: Nico Hoerner (.282 AVG)
  • Runs Batted In: Cody Bellinger (17 RBI)

 

New York Mets:

The New York Mets, with a 14-13 record, aim to defend their home turf against the Cubs. With a balanced roster and competitive spirit, the Mets will look to capitalize on home-field advantage and secure a win in this matchup.

Pitching Analysis:

Luis Severino gets the start for the Mets, boasting a solid 2-2 record with a 2.67 ERA. Severino's ability to induce ground balls and keep runners off base makes him a formidable opponent for the Cubs' lineup.

Batting Leaders:

  • Home Runs: Pete Alonso (8 HR)
  • Batting Average: Starling Marte (.288 AVG)
  • Runs Batted In: Brandon Nimmo (17 RBI)

 

Game Odds:

Team ML Total Spread
CHC (17-11) +110 o7.5 (-120) +1.5 (-200)
NYM (14-13) -130 u7.5 (EVEN) -1.5 (+165)

 

Prediction:

In this matchup, we predict the Chicago Cubs to win. Here's why:

  • Despite recent losses, the Cubs have a talented roster capable of bouncing back and securing a win. With key players like Michael Busch leading the offense, the Cubs have the firepower to score runs and put pressure on the Mets' pitching staff.
  • On the mound, Jameson Taillon has been exceptional, boasting an undefeated record and a low ERA. Taillon's ability to pitch deep into games and keep hitters off balance gives the Cubs a significant advantage in this contest.
  • While the Mets are a competitive team, the Cubs' combination of strong pitching and potent offense makes them the favorites to come out on top in this matchup.

Pick: Chicago Cubs ML

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