Braves Vs Mets: MLB Betting Odds, Trends & Stats – October 3, 2021

Written By Staff on October 3, 2021

Charlie Morton’s Atlanta Braves (87-73) play the New York Mets (77-84) on Sunday at Truist Park as he looks to pick up his 15th victory of the 2021 campaign. The matchup begins at 3:20 PM ET. Atlanta (-165 to win) has Morton set to start, while New York (+145) counters Noah Syndergaard.

The betting insights and predictions in this article reflect betting data from DraftKings as of October 3, 2021, 3:00 PM ET. See the table below for current betting odds and CLICK HERE to bet at DraftKings Sportsbook.

Braves vs Mets Betting Odds

Pitching Matchup

Morton (ATL) Pitcher Syndergaard (NYM)
14 – 6 W/L 0 – 0
183.0 IP 1.0
3.34 ERA 0.00
1.040 WHIP 0.000
10.5 K/9 18
2.8 BB/9 0

Braves Probable Starter Charlie Morton

  • Morton (14-6) gets the starting nod for the Braves in his 33rd start of the season. He’s put together a 3.34 ERA in 183 innings pitched, with 213 strikeouts.
  • In his last appearance on Tuesday, the right-hander went seven scoreless innings against the Phillies while surrendering three hits.
  • The opposing Mets offense has a collective .239 batting average, and is 28th in the league with 1238 total hits and 27th in MLB play with 636 runs scored. They have the 25th-ranked slugging percentage (.392) and rank 25th in home runs (176) in all of MLB.
  • The Braves have a 14-14 record in Morton’s 28 starts this season when they were the moneyline favorite.

Starting pitcher projections reflect team information as of October 3, 2021 at 3:08 PM ET and may change up to the start of game.

Mets Stats vs Morton

Player AB AVG H HR RBI OBP OPS
Francisco Lindor 23 .087 2 0 0 .160 .334
Jonathan Villar 14 .214 3 1 1 .214 .643
Kevin Pillar 13 .154 2 0 0 .214 .368
Dominic Smith 11 .273 3 1 2 .333 .878
Michael Conforto 9 .333 3 1 2 .400 1.178
James McCann 8 .125 1 1 3 .125 .625
Jeff McNeil 7 .286 2 1 2 .444 1.158
Pete Alonso 6 .333 2 0 1 .333 .833
Luis Guillorme 5 .200 1 0 0 .429 .629
Brandon Nimmo 5 .000 0 0 0 .167 .167

Mets Probable Starter Noah Syndergaard

  • The Mets’ Syndergaard will make his second start of the season.
  • The right-hander last pitched on Tuesday, when he threw one inning against the Marlins without allowing a run or hit.
  • The Braves are batting .244 this season, 12th in MLB. They have a team slugging percentage of .435 (fifth in the league) with 238 home runs.
  • This will be his first game as the moneyline underdog this season.

Starting pitcher projections reflect team information as of October 3, 2021 at 3:08 PM ET and may change up to the start of game.

Braves Stats vs Syndergaard

Player AB AVG H HR RBI OBP OPS
Freddie Freeman 22 .455 10 1 6 .478 1.296
Dansby Swanson 18 .444 8 0 1 .474 .974
Ozzie Albies 12 .167 2 1 1 .167 .584
Joc Pederson 12 .083 1 0 0 .154 .237
Adam Duvall 9 .000 0 0 0 .000 .000
Orlando Arcia 5 .200 1 0 0 .200 .400
Johan Camargo 5 .200 1 0 1 .200 .400
Austin Riley 4 .000 0 0 0 .000 .000
Jorge Soler 4 .750 3 0 0 .833 1.833
Eddie Rosario 3 .000 0 0 0 .000 .000

Braves Betting Trends

  • The Braves score an average of 5.1 runs per game at home and 4.8 per contest away from Truist Park.
  • The Braves score the eighth-most runs in baseball (785 total, 4.9 per game).
  • The Braves have won 57.7% of the games this season when they were favored on the moneyline (64-47).
  • When it has played as a moneyline favorite with odds of -165 or shorter, Atlanta has gone 29-16 (64.4%).
  • Atlanta has had an over/under set by bookmakers 160 times, and has combined with opponents to go over the total in 74 of those games (74-76-10).
  • Atlanta has a 6-2 record from the eight games it was favored on the moneyline over its last 10 matchups.
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Mets Betting Trends

  • The Mets have scored the 27th-most runs in the league this season with just 636 (four per game).
  • In away games this season, they have scored a total of 333 runs (4.2 per game) while pushing across 303 total at home, an average of 3.7 per contest.
  • This season, the Mets have been the underdog 65 times and won 23, or 35.4%, of those games.
  • New York has a record of 1-13 in games where sportsbooks have them as underogs of at least +145 on the moneyline.
  • New York’s games have gone over the total in 68 of their 161 chances.
  • New York has played as the underdog in six of its past 10 games and won one of those contests.

Braves Players to Watch

  • Austin Riley leads the Braves in home runs (33), runs batted in (105) and has accumulated a team-best batting average of .302.
  • Among qualifying hitters in baseball, Riley ranks seventh in hits (177), 21st in HR (33), eighth in RBI (105), ninth in AVG (.302), and 20th in OBP (.366).
  • Freddie Freeman is batting .300 with 25 doubles, two triples, 31 home runs and 85 walks.
  • Among qualifying hitters in MLB action, Freeman ranks fifth in hits (179), 10th in AVG (.300), and fourth in OBP (.393).

Braves Batting Stats (2021)

Player AB AVG R HR RBI OBP OPS
Ozzie Albies 625 .259 102 30 105 .311 .799
Freddie Freeman 597 .300 119 31 83 .393 .897
Dansby Swanson 586 .249 78 27 88 .311 .762
Austin Riley 586 .302 90 33 105 .366 .895
Adam Duvall 314 .229 41 22 68 .277 .755
Jorge Soler 308 .192 38 13 37 .288 .658
Guillermo Heredia 305 .220 46 5 26 .311 .665
Eddie Rosario 283 .254 29 7 46 .296 .685
Joc Pederson 256 .230 35 11 39 .300 .718
Travis d’Arnaud 206 .218 21 7 26 .283 .671

Mets Players to Watch

  • Pete Alonso is batting .261 this season with a team-high 37 home runs and 94 RBI.
  • Alonso ranks 10th in HR among qualified hitters in MLB.
  • Francisco Lindor has 104 hits and an OBP of .325 to go with a slugging percentage of .415 this season.
  • Among qualified hitters, Lindor falls outside of the league leaders in home runs and RBI in the league.

Mets Batting Stats (2021)

Player AB AVG R HR RBI OBP OPS
Pete Alonso 559 .261 81 37 94 .342 .861
Jonathan Villar 451 .248 63 18 42 .322 .739
Francisco Lindor 448 .232 73 20 63 .325 .740
Dominic Smith 443 .246 43 11 58 .306 .672
Michael Conforto 403 .231 52 14 55 .345 .730
Jeff McNeil 386 .249 48 7 35 .317 .675
James McCann 375 .232 29 10 46 .294 .643
Javier Báez 335 .248 48 22 65 .292 .776
Kevin Pillar 325 .231 40 15 47 .277 .692
Brandon Nimmo 321 .296 51 8 28 .405 .847

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