Mets vs Reds Today: Picks, Predictions, Moneyline and Odds – Monday, August 8

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A series opener between the New York Mets (70-39) and Cincinnati Reds (44-63) is on deck Monday at 7:10 PM ET, at Citi Field. The Mets will hand the ball to Chris Bassitt (8-7), and the Reds will turn to Justin Dunn.

Sportsbooks have made the Mets heavy favorites at home (-324). The Reds are +261 as the road underdogs. The total for this contest is set at 8.5.

Mets vs. Reds Odds

Run Line

New York Mets (-1.5)

Moneyline

Mets (-324)

Total

8.5 Runs (Over: -118, Under: -103)

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When, Where, at What Time is Mets vs. Reds

  • Game Day: Monday, August 8, 2022
  • Game Time: 7:10 PM ET
  • Location: Queens, New York
  • Stadium: Citi Field

Mets Injury Report

Name Status Injury
Dominic Smith 10 Day Injury List Ankle
Drew Smith 15 Day Injury List Back
Tommy Hunter 15 Day Injury List Back
Joey Lucchesi 60 Day Injury List Elbow
John Curtiss 60 Day Injury List Elbow
Sean Reid-Foley 60 Day Injury List Elbow
Tylor Megill 60 Day Injury List Shoulder

Reds Injury Report

Name Status Injury
Aramis Garcia 10 Day Injury List Finger
Jeff Hoffman 15 Day Injury List Forearm
Art Warren 15 Day Injury List Forearm
Hunter Greene 15 Day Injury List Shoulder
Lucas Sims 60 Day Injury List Back
Justin Wilson 60 Day Injury List Elbow
Tyler Stephenson 60 Day Injury List Shoulder
Tony Santillan 60 Day Injury List Back
Vladimir Gutierrez 60 Day Injury List Elbow
Tejay Antone 60 Day Injury List Elbow
Connor Overton 60 Day Injury List Back
Daniel Duarte 60 Day Injury List Elbow

Last Time Out: Mets and Reds

The Mets won 5-2 over the Braves yesterday in their most recent game. Mark Canha went 1-for-3 with a double and two RBI to lead them offensively while Jacob deGrom was picked up the victory after throwing five innings, giving up two earned runs on one hit while striking out 12.

Yesterday, the Reds beat the Brewers 4-2. Hunter Strickland was the winning pitcher after he went one inning, giving up one earned run on one hit. Michael Papierski paced the Reds’ offense, going 1-for-1 with a home run and an RBI.

Betting Trends

Mets Betting Records and Team Stats

This season, the Mets have been favored 81 times and won 56, or 69.1%, of those games. New York has played as a favorite of -324 or more once this season and lost that game. The moneyline for this contest implies a 76.4% chance of a victory for the Mets. New York’s games have gone over the total in 58 of their 109 chances. The Mets have an ATS record of 60-49-0 in 109 games with a spread this season.

Name GP AVG (Rank) OBP (Rank) SLG (Rank) HR% (Rank) K% (Rank) BB% (Rank)
Pete Alonso 108 .283 (35) .362 (26) .551 (7) 6.3% (6) 19.4% (72) 9.5% (55)
Francisco Lindor 108 .270 (49) .346 (46) .461 (38) 4.0% (42) 19.7% (78) 9.4% (60)
Brandon Nimmo 101 .273 (47) .356 (33) .428 (69) 2.2% (102) 16.4% (47) 9.1% (68)
Starling Marte 92 .292 (27) .343 (52) .453 (47) 2.7% (90) 19.4% (72) 5.0% (140)
Jeff McNeil 95 .304 (11) .359 (29) .437 (63) 1.6% (125) 12.7% (12) 6.5% (112)

Reds Betting Records and Team Stats

The Reds have come away with 33 wins in the 83 contests they have been listed as the underdogs in this season. Cincinnati has played as an underdog of +261 or more just one time this year and came away with a loss in that game. The Reds have an implied victory probability of 27.7% according to the moneyline set by sportsbooks for this matchup. Cincinnati’s games have gone over the total in 55 of their 107 opportunities. The Reds are 52-55-0 against the spread in their 107 games that had a posted line this season.

Name GP AVG (Rank) OBP (Rank) SLG (Rank) HR% (Rank) K% (Rank) BB% (Rank)
Kyle Farmer 93 .252 (81) .329 (78) .370 (123) 1.6% (125) 16.2% (46) 6.6% (108)
Joey Votto 83 .220 (134) .336 (62) .399 (97) 3.2% (65) 26.3% (130) 12.6% (12)
Nick Senzel 80 .256 (-) .312 (-) .328 (-) 1.1% (-) 19.3% (-) 6.0% (-)
Albert Almora Jr. 54 .237 (-) .274 (-) .376 (-) 2.5% (-) 18.8% (-) 4.6% (-)
Jonathan India 57 .251 (-) .312 (-) .400 (-) 3.0% (-) 23.9% (-) 4.7% (-)

Mets vs. Reds Picks and Predictions

Our top pick for Mets vs. Reds is the Mets (-324 on the moneyline) as the pick to win. As for the over/under, we recommend betting on the over on 8.5 runs.

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WRITTEN BY

Stacy Sailer

Stacy has been a baseball fan for as long as she can remember. She admits that she grew up as a spoiled Yankees fan in the late-90’s/early 2000’s, but has slowly evolved into a disgruntled Yankees fan due to their lone championship title in the last 21 seasons. She follows other sports, but her first love has always been baseball and loves getting to share her insight and knowledge with the Betsperts community.

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