Mets vs Rockies Prediction: Picks, Live Odds & Start Time – August 25, 2022

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On Thursday, a series opener is on the schedule, with the Colorado Rockies (54-71) visiting the New York Mets (79-46) at 7:10 PM ET. Jacob deGrom (1-1) will start for the Mets, and Ryan Feltner (2-4) for the Rockies.

Oddsmakers have made the Mets heavy favorites at home (-422). The Rockies are +334 as the road underdogs. The game’s total is 7.

Mets vs. Rockies Odds

Run Line

New York Mets (-1.5)

Moneyline

Mets (-422)

Total

7 Runs (Over: -113, Under: -107)

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

  • Game Day: Thursday, August 25, 2022
  • Game Time: 7:10 PM ET
  • Location: Queens, New York
  • Stadium: Citi Field

Mets Injury Report

Name Status Injury
Eduardo Escobar 10 Day Injury List Oblique
Luis Guillorme 10 Day Injury List Groin
Drew Smith 15 Day Injury List Back
Carlos Carrasco 15 Day Injury List Oblique
Tommy Hunter 15 Day Injury List Back
Stephen Nogosek 15 Day Injury List Oblique
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

Rockies Injury Report

Name Status Injury
Kris Bryant 10 Day Injury List Foot
Yonathan Daza 10 Day Injury List Shoulder
Alex Colomé 15 Day Injury List Elbow
Antonio Senzatela 15 Day Injury List Knee
Scott Oberg 60 Day Injury List Elbow
Tyler Kinley 60 Day Injury List Elbow
Ryan Rolison 60 Day Injury List Shoulder
Helcris Olivarez 60 Day Injury List Shoulder
Chad Kuhl 7 Day Injury List Hip Flexor

Last Time Out: Mets and Rockies

The Mets’ matchup Thursday versus the Yankees ended in a 4-2 loss. Jeff McNeil went 2-for-4 with a double and an RBI in the defeat, while Joely Rodriguez threw zero innings, giving up two earned runs on three hits en route to taking the loss.

Yesterday, the Rockies fell to the Rangers 16-4. Jose Urena was the losing pitcher after throwing one inning, giving up nine earned runs on nine hits while striking out one. Brendan Rodgers led the Rockies’ offense, going 2-for-3.

Betting Trends

Mets Betting Records and Team Stats

This season, the Mets have won 62 out of the 91 games, or 68.1%, in which they’ve been favored. New York has not entered a game this season with shorter moneyline odds than -422. The Mets have a 80.8% chance to win this game based on the implied probability of the moneyline. New York and its opponents have hit the over in 64 of their 125 games with a total this season. The Mets are 68-57-0 against the spread in their 125 chances this season.

Name GP AVG (Rank) OBP (Rank) SLG (Rank) HR% (Rank) K% (Rank) BB% (Rank)
Pete Alonso 124 .270 (46) .349 (35) .514 (12) 5.7% (8) 19.4% (73) 9.4% (53)
Francisco Lindor 124 .272 (44) .346 (43) .454 (44) 3.8% (46) 18.9% (66) 9.2% (60)
Starling Marte 107 .295 (19) .348 (37) .464 (37) 3.0% (73) 19.5% (74) 5.4% (131)
Jeff McNeil 111 .321 (4) .373 (13) .465 (36) 1.6% (120) 12.5% (13) 6.2% (110)
Brandon Nimmo 116 .264 (59) .352 (31) .412 (77) 2.1% (105) 17.0% (49) 9.3% (59)

Rockies Betting Records and Team Stats

The Rockies have been chosen as underdogs in 99 games this year and have walked away with the win 39 times (39.4%) in those games. Colorado has yet to play a game this season with longer moneyline odds than +334. The moneyline set for this matchup implies the Rockies have a 23% chance of walking away with the win. Colorado and their opponents have hit the over in 61 of their 125 games with a total set by oddsmakers this season. The Rockies are 67-58-0 against the spread in their 125 games with a line set by sportsbooks this season.

Name GP AVG (Rank) OBP (Rank) SLG (Rank) HR% (Rank) K% (Rank) BB% (Rank)
C.J. Cron 118 .268 (51) .321 (82) .495 (18) 4.8% (23) 25.9% (128) 6.4% (104)
Charlie Blackmon 110 .270 (46) .321 (82) .442 (54) 3.4% (56) 17.7% (51) 5.7% (122)
Brendan Rodgers 113 .285 (26) .337 (59) .430 (65) 2.3% (96) 16.7% (47) 7.2% (92)
José Iglesias 105 .305 (8) .341 (52) .403 (92) 0.7% (138) 11.3% (6) 3.8% (142)
Ryan McMahon 118 .248 (88) .335 (63) .397 (97) 2.6% (88) 25.5% (125) 10.9% (28)

Mets vs. Rockies Picks and Predictions

We predict that the Mets will pick up the win in this matchup, and they’re our choice on the moneyline (-422). If you’re looking for a pick on the over/under, we see the final scoring winding up over the total (7 runs).

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WRITTEN BY

Matt Rooney

Matt comes from Chicago and has lived in the area his whole life. Graduated from and played football at Illinois Wesleyan University in Bloomington, IL while also serving as the director of student sports broadcasting. He writes for Betsperts as well as appears on several shows across the network.

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