New York Mets vs Miami Marlins Prediction, 9/7/2021 MLB Pick, Tips and Odds
Game: New York Mets vs Miami Marlins
Date: Tuesday, September 7, 2021
Location: Marlins Park in Miami, FL
TV: Bally Sports Florida
Odds/Point Spread: New York (-147) Miami (+115)
Marlins Park is the site where Edward Cabrera and the Miami Marlins (57-80, 4th in NL East) will take on the New York Mets (69-68, 3rd in NL East) on Tuesday. The Mets open this matchup at -147 while the Marlins are coming in at +115. The total is set at 7.5. The expected starting pitchers are Carlos Carrasco and Edward Cabrera.
New York is slugging .389 and have been called out on strikes 1,166 times, while drawing a walk on 415 occasions. They have accrued 509 RBI's in addition to 1,048 base knocks this year, and their batting average is sitting at .239. The Mets have compiled 192 two-baggers as a unit and have knocked 149 balls out of the park. They have earned 534 runs while holding a team on-base percentage of .315. As a squad, the New York Mets are recording 3.9 runs per game, which ranks them 28th in MLB.
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Mets pitchers have conceded 156 home runs in addition to 546 total runs (6th in the league). They have walked 395 players from the other team and their FIP sits at 3.96 as a squad this year. Their strikeout to walk ratio sits at 3.11 and the pitching staff sits with a WHIP of 1.21. The Mets are sitting with a team ERA of 3.79 over the course of the season (8th in MLB), and the staff has struck out 1,229 batters.
Mets relief pitchers have entered the game with players on base 111 times and also have had 144 appearances in high leverage situations. The relievers have tallied 61 holds so far this season (21st in baseball). The Mets bullpen have a save rate of 61.7% and has come into the game in 123 save situations. They have compiled 37 saves this year and have blown 23 of their 60 save opportunities. The relievers have inherited 166 base runners for the year with 32.5% of those runners ended up crossing the plate. The Mets have sent 446 relief pitchers to the hill for the season.
The Mets have turned 70.1% of balls in play into outs in their 10,461 innings, which has them sitting at 9th in MLB. The New York Mets have amassed 3,487 putouts this season, in addition to 1,107 assists and 74 errors. Their fielding percentage is at .984 which ranks 19th in pro baseball, and have accumulated 885 double plays.
Carrasco has pitched in 1,271 frames and has accumulated 1,333 punch outs during his career. Carrasco (88-75 career record) sits with a FIP of 3.45 while he has gone up against 5,236 opposing hitters in the majors. His ERA is 3.83 (541 earned runs allowed) and he has a career WHIP of 1.197. He has allowed 1,195 hits (8.5 hits per nine innings) and has had 326 free passes.
The Miami Marlins have compiled a team OBP of .302 in addition to a batting average of .235 for the season. They have struck out on 1,316 occasions (3rd in the league) and have recorded 1,064 hits. Miami has 132 long balls this season as well as 519 RBIs. The Marlins hold a slugging % of .374 and they average 3.97 runs per game (27th in baseball). They have put up 200 doubles, while taking a walk 396 times as well as earning 544 runs.
The Marlins hold a team WHIP of 1.260 in addition to having a FIP of 4.02 as a squad on the season. They are currently ranked 12th in the league as a pitching staff in total hits surrendered with 1,070. The Miami pitching staff have relinquished 577 runs over the course of the season while having an ERA of 3.90 (519 earned runs surrendered). They currently have a strikeout to walk ratio of 2.63 (1,153 strikeouts against 439 free passes). They have conceded 138 homers and they concede 4.34 runs per 9 innings (13th in baseball).
With 114 save situations, the Marlins have accumulated 64 holds and also 24 blown saves. Miami has called on relievers to take the mound in 50 save chances and they have earned 26 saves. Their bullpen pitchers have stepped onto the hill 147 times in high leverage situations and also on 103 occasions with runners on. Miami bullpen pitchers hold an inherited score percentage of 36.8% out of 155 inherited runners. They rank 28th in MLB with a save rate of 52.0%, and they have dispatched 501 bullpen pitchers to the hill for the season.
Out of their 10,779 innings on the field, the Marlins have a defensive efficiency of 69.5% (19th in professional baseball). The Miami Marlins have twisted 126 double plays and have earned a fielding percentage of .980 (29th in baseball). The Marlins have recorded 1,225 assists, 96 errors and have accounted for 3,593 putouts for the year.
So far in his career, Cabrera has conceded 11 base hits while accumulating 4 K's in 10 innings pitched. Cabrera (0-1 win-loss mark in his career) has a 5.23 earned run average while allowing 9.6 hits per 9 innings. He has given up a total of 6 ER's while holding a WHIP of 1.355 and a FIP of 7.6. He has a K/BB ratio of 1.33 and he has faced 40 hitters so far in his pro baseball career.
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Josh Schonwald's Pick: Take Miami (+115)
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