Brewers vs. Mets Prediction: Expert Picks, Odds, Stats & Best Bets - Wednesday, April 5, 2023

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Brewers vs. Mets Prediction: Expert Picks, Odds, Stats & Best Bets – Wednesday, April 5, 2023

MLB Predictions

Following a two-homer game last time out, Brian Anderson leads the Milwaukee Brewers (4-1) into action as -134 favorites against the New York Mets (3-3). First pitch from American Family Field at 1:40 PM ET on Wednesday, live on BSWI.

Milwaukee’s Corbin Burnes and New York’s David Peterson have been named the starters for this contest.

Brewers vs. Mets Odds

  • Brewers odds to win: -134
  • Mets odds to win: +113
  • Spread: Brewers -1.5
  • Total: 8 runs

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Game Time and Information

  • Date: Wednesday, April 5, 2023
  • Time: 1:40 PM ET
  • TV: BSWI

Who Will Win Brewers vs. Mets?

Brewers and Mets Betting Trends (2022)

The Brewers put together a 70-55 record in games they were favored on the moneyline last season (winning 56% of those games).

Milwaukee had a record of 58-40 when playing as a moneyline favorite with odds of -134 or shorter last year (59.2%).

The Mets won 19, or 50%, of the 38 games they played as underdogs last season.

New York had a record of 10-11, a 47.6% win rate, when it was set as the underdog by +113 or more by sportsbooks last season.

The Brewers combined with their opponents to hit the over on the total 77 times last season for a 77-77-8 record against the over/under.

Games involving the Mets went over the total set by bookmakers in 87 of 164 chances last season.

Brewers Stats & Insights (2022)

Last season the Brewers were the 10th-highest scoring team in MLB action averaging 4.5 runs per game (725 total).

Milwaukee ranked third-best in MLB last season with 219 total home runs.

The Brewers ranked 22nd in MLB with a .234 batting average.

The team’s 9.0 strikeouts per game were the fourth-most in MLB.

The pitching staff for the Brewers had a collective 9.5 K/9 last season, which ranked third in the majors.

Milwaukee had a 3.85 team ERA that ranked 12th across all MLB pitching staffs.

Mets Stats & Insights

The Mets have scored the 25th-most runs in the league this season with 17 (2.8 per game).

New York has hit just three homers this season, which ranks 27th in the majors.

The Mets have a team batting average of just .207 this season, which ranks 27th among MLB teams.

New York has shown good bat-to-ball skills at the plate this season with the fifth-best strikeout rate (6.2 per game) among MLB offenses.

The Mets have an 8.8 K/9 this season as a pitching staff, which ranks 17th in the majors.

New York has pitched to a 4.76 ERA this season, which ranks 17th in baseball.

Brewers Key Players to Watch (2022)

Burnes (0-1) pitches for the Brewers to make his second start this season.

Rowdy Tellez slugged 35 homers last season while driving in 89 runs.

Willy Adames finished with 98 RBI while batting .238 and hitting 31 homers.

Christian Yelich finished last season with a .250 batting average while adding 14 home runs and 57 RBI.

Jesse Winker collected 100 hits, posted an OBP of .345 and a .344 SLG.

Mets Key Players to Watch

Peterson heads to the mound for the Mets to make his second start of the season, seeking his first win.

Brandon Nimmo leads the Mets in runs batted in (three) and has accumulated a team-high batting average of .313.

Pete Alonso has put his power on display as he paces his team with one home runs.

Mark Canha has a team-best one home runs.

Tommy Pham has put his power on display as he leads his team with one home runs and three runs batted in.

Brewers and Mets Injuries

Brewers: Luis Urías: 10 Day IL (Hamstring), Tyrone Taylor: 10 Day IL (Elbow), Adrian Houser: 15 Day IL (Groin), Aaron Ashby: 15 Day IL (Labrum), Jason Alexander: 60 Day IL (Shoulder), Justin Wilson: 60 Day IL (Elbow)

Mets: Tommy Hunter: 15 Day IL (Back), Justin Verlander: 15 Day IL (Teres major), Stephen Ridings: 15 Day IL (Lat), Sam Coonrod: 15 Day IL (Lat), Elieser Hernandez: 15 Day IL (Shoulder), José Quintana: 15 Day IL (Rib), Bryce Montes de Oca: 60 Day IL (Elbow), Edwin Díaz: 60 Day IL (Knee)

Brewers vs. Mets Prediction

  • Score Prediction: Brewers 6, Mets 1
  • Total Prediction: Under 8 runs
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