On Monday, the New York Mets (15-7) will take on the Atlanta Braves (10-12) at Citi Field.
The Braves have a total of 44 doubles and have knocked 28 balls out of the park as a club. Atlanta has a.409 batting average and has been called out on strikes 198 times while walking 71 times. The Atlanta Braves score 3.9 runs per game as a team, which ranks them 19th in MLB. They have 80 runs batted in and 165 hits so far this season, with a team batting average of.229. They’ve scored 86 runs and have a.303 on-base percentage.
The Braves bullpen has an 80.0 percent save rate and has appeared in 20 save situations. On the season, bullpen pitchers have inherited 33 runners, with 33.3 percent of them reaching base. Pitchers for the Braves have faced runners on base 24 times and made 15 appearances in high-leverage situations. This season, the Braves have sent 71 bullpen pitchers to the mound. So far this season, relief pitchers have a total of ten holds (17th in the league). They have 8 saves on the season and have failed to preserve the game on two of their ten chances.
Out of 1,746 innings, the Braves have converted 70.8 percent of balls in play into outs, which ranks them 17th in MLB. So far this season, the Atlanta Braves have a total of 582 putouts, 189 assists, and eight mistakes. They have a fielding percentage of.990, which is 7th in MLB, and have 13 double plays.
New York currently has 18 home runs and 92 RBIs on the season. They’ve hit 34 two-run home runs and walked 80 times while scoring 98 runs. Over the course of the season, the New York Mets had an on-base percentage of.341 and a club batting average of.255. The Mets have a.383 slugging percentage and a 4.45 run per game average (11th in baseball). They’ve been hit by pitches 170 times (24th in MLB) and have a total of 188 base hits.
So far this season, the Mets have a team WHIP of 1.031 and a team FIP of 2.91. The K/BB ratio for this team is 3.37. (219 strikeouts against 65 free passes). With 137 total hits allowed, they rank second in the league as a pitching staff. They’ve surrendered 15 home runs and 2.98 runs per nine innings (3rd in the league). Over the course of the season, the New York pitching staff has surrendered 65 runs and has a 2.85 ERA (62 earned runs surrendered).
In ten save opportunities, New York has used relief pitchers, and they have converted six of them. They are presently ranked 24th in baseball, with a save percentage of 60.0 percent, and have used 72 bullpen pitchers this season. Their relievers have entered the game 17 times in high-pressure situations and 19 times with runners on base. Relief pitchers in New York have a 42.1 percent inherited scoring percentage of 19 inherited runners. With 27 save opportunities, the Mets have earned 17 holds and 4 failed saves.
The New York Mets had 13 double plays turned and a.991 fielding percentage (3rd in MLB). This season, the Mets have 170 assists, 7 errors, and a total of 588 putouts. The Mets had a defensive efficiency of 73.5 percent in 1,764 innings on the field (3rd in MLB).
Pick: Take New York