Mets Vs Diamondbacks: MLB Betting Odds & Trends5/7/2021

The New York Mets (13-13) host the Arizona Diamondbacks (15-16) on Friday at 7:10 PM ET. The Mets are favored (

The betting insights and predictions in this article reflect betting data from DraftKings as of May 7, 2021, 2:00 AM ET. See table below for current betting odds and CLICK HERE to bet at DraftKings Sportsbook.

Mets vs Diamondbacks Betting Odds

Pitching Matchup

Peterson (NYM) Pitcher Gallen (ARI)
1 – 3 W/L 1 – 1
24.1 IP 20.2
4.81 ERA 3.48
1.230 WHIP 1.160
10.7 K/9 11.8
3.0 BB/9 4.4

Mets Probable Starter David Peterson

  • Peterson (1-3) takes the mound first for the Mets in his sixth start of the season. He has a 4.81 ERA in 24 1/3 innings pitched, with 29 strikeouts.
  • His last time out came on Sunday against the Phillies, when the lefty threw five innings, surrendering one earned run while allowing four hits.
  • The opposing Diamondbacks offense has the eighth-ranked slugging percentage (.410) and is ninth in MLB play with 40 home runs. They have a collective .236 batting average, and are seventh in the league with 252 total hits and third in MLB action scoring 154 runs.
  • The Mets were named the moneyline favorite for two Peterson starts this season — they lost both.

Starting pitcher projections reflect team information as of May 7, 2021 at 2:12 AM ET and may change up to the start of game.

Diamondbacks Stats vs Peterson

Player AB AVG H HR RBI OBP OPS
Asdrúbal Cabrera 2 .000 0 0 0 .000 .000

Diamondbacks Probable Starter Zac Gallen

  • Gallen (1-1) will take to the mound for the Diamondbacks and make his fifth start of the season.
  • The right-hander gave up four earned runs and allowed six hits in four innings pitched against the Rockies on Sunday.
  • The Mets rank 30th in MLB with 88 runs scored this season. They have a .238 batting average this campaign with 20 home runs (30th in the league).
  • His team has won 66.7% of his starts when they are underdogs on the moneyline (2-1).

Starting pitcher projections reflect team information as of May 7, 2021 at 2:12 AM ET and may change up to the start of game.

Mets Stats vs Gallen

Player AB AVG H HR RBI OBP OPS
Jeff McNeil 6 .167 1 0 0 .167 .500
Pete Alonso 5 .200 1 0 0 .333 .533
Michael Conforto 5 .400 2 1 2 .500 1.700
Kevin Pillar 3 .000 0 0 0 .000 .000
James McCann 3 .000 0 0 0 .000 .000
Dominic Smith 2 .000 0 0 0 .333 .333
José Peraza 2 .000 0 0 0 .000 .000
Tomás Nido 1 .000 0 0 0 .500 .500

Mets Betting Trends

  • The Mets average 2.8 runs per home game compared to 3.8 per contest on the road.
  • The Mets are the lowest scoring team in MLB action averaging 3.4 runs per game (88 total).
  • The Mets have won 47.1% of the games this season when they were favored on the moneyline (8-9).
  • In games it has played as a moneyline favorite with odds of -139 or shorter, New York has a 5-7 record (winning 41.7% of its games).
  • New York has combined with opponents to go over the total nine times this season for a 9-16-1 record against the over/under.
  • New York was favored on the moneyline in five of its last 10 games, and finished 2-3 in those matchups.

Diamondbacks Betting Trends

  • The Diamondbacks have scored 154 runs this season, which ranks third in MLB.
  • They’ve scored 4.5 runs per game this season on the road while averaging 5.8 at home.
  • This season, the Diamondbacks have been the underdog 26 times and won 12, or 46.2%, of those games.
  • Arizona is 7-8 this season when entering a game as the underdog by +120 or more on the moneyline.
  • Arizona and its opponents have gone over the total this season in 16 of their 31 opportunities.
  • Arizona has played as the underdog in six of its past 10 games and won two of those contests.

Mets Players to Watch

  • Pete Alonso has racked up a team-high batting average of .280, while pacing the Mets in home runs (five) and runs batted in (17).
  • Among the qualifying hitters in baseball, Alonso’s hits and RBI fall outside the MLB leaders.
  • Michael Conforto has six doubles, two home runs and 15 walks while hitting .233.
  • Among the qualifying hitters in baseball, Conforto is not among league leaders in SLG and OBP.

Mets Batting Stats (2021)

Player AB AVG R HR RBI OBP OPS
Pete Alonso 93 .280 15 5 17 .370 .875
Francisco Lindor 92 .163 11 1 3 .291 .498
Dominic Smith 90 .233 6 2 10 .263 .607
Michael Conforto 86 .233 9 2 9 .371 .743
Jeff McNeil 79 .228 11 2 6 .337 .679
James McCann 72 .222 2 1 7 .291 .555
Jonathan Villar 54 .222 6 1 6 .276 .646
Kevin Pillar 46 .261 7 2 5 .306 .719
Tomás Nido 16 .250 2 1 3 .333 .896
Albert Almora Jr. 15 .067 1 0 0 .125 .192

Diamondbacks Players to Watch

  • David Peralta leads Arizona in runs batted in with 22 while batting .282.
  • Peralta’s 22 RBI rank 11th among qualified hitters in MLB.
  • Carson Kelly’s batting average of .323 leads all Arizona hitters this season.

Diamondbacks Batting Stats (2021)

Player AB AVG R HR RBI OBP OPS
Eduardo Escobar 115 .243 19 7 18 .302 .798
David Peralta 110 .282 15 3 22 .336 .809
Pavin Smith 105 .267 13 3 11 .306 .763
Asdrúbal Cabrera 89 .247 14 2 12 .370 .763
Nick Ahmed 76 .171 6 0 4 .203 .414
Josh Rojas 75 .240 14 5 11 .329 .822
Carson Kelly 62 .323 13 6 17 .471 1.116
Tim Locastro 56 .250 8 1 2 .323 .627
Josh VanMeter 51 .176 8 1 5 .311 .605
Christian Walker 48 .188 7 1 3 .245 .516

Mets vs Diamondbacks Player Props

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