I like the Mets here at home as the Cards are starting to break down in mid June. The Cards are trying to do a patch job on their rotation as Wainwright went down. New York has played significantly better at home of late, winning 13 of their previous 16 entering Thursdays opener. Matz turned in a solid outing against the Rockies in his last outing and the Cardinals have sputtered offensively on the road. Look for the Mets to take advantage of the Cards pitching and come out on top in this contest.
Covers community free betting prediction for New York Mets (66% consensus). The New York Mets were unsuccessful in their bid to hold off Mother Nature as well as the St. Louis Cardinals in the series opener, as they saw a two-run lead washed away as rain poured down on Citi Field. With the contest tied at 4, the Mets will begin the bottom of the ninth inning of the suspended game on Friday (6:10 p.m. ET) before playing the scheduled tilt shortly after its completion... http://bit.ly/2GhFnNX