New York Yankees vs New York Mets: Predictions, Odds and Roster Notes

How to Watch

Where: Citi Field, New York, NY

When: Tuesday, July 2nd at 7:10 PM EST

How (TV/Radio): Mets TV/Radio: SNY, WCBS 880 AM. Yankees TV/Radio: YES, WFAN 101.9FM.

Team Notes

New York Yankees

The Yankees were superb in London over the weekend, sweeping the Red Sox and scoring 29 runs total in the two-game series.

The Yankees have a 96.7% chance to make the postseason and a 9.4% chance to take the World Series.

The Yankees favored to win the AL at 2-1 and are 4-1 to win the 2019 World Series.

New York Mets

With Pete Alonso and Jeff McNeil making the NL All-Star team on Sunday, the Mets had a spot of positivity during a terrible first half.

New York has fallen to a 6.0% shot of reaching the postseason and a 0.1% probability to take the World Series crown.

The Mets’ 38-47 record on the year has risen their odds to 40-1 to win the NL title and 100-1 to win the 2019 World Series.

Pitcher Notes

Yankees: James Paxton (5-3, 4.34 ERA)

Paxton was rocked in his last start versus Toronto, allowing six earned runs in 4.1 innings.

For the month of June, Paxton allowed 18 earned runs over 22.2 innings for a 7.15 ERA.

  • Paxton on the road has been awful in 2019, posting a 5.96 ERA over five starts.
  • In June, the lefty allowed 32 hits and 13 walks over the 22.2 innings pitched.
  • Paxton has thrown only one quality start since April 21st.

New York Mets: Zack Wheeler (6-5, 4.51 ERA)

Wheeler has put together two consecutive quality starts throwing 12 strikeouts in 13 innings.

The Mets starter has only allowed seven hits and walked three batters over the two-game streak.

  • In his last start against Philly on June 27th, Wheeler struck out seven hitters in six innings.
  • Wheeler has only allowed two homers in his last three outings.
  • In June, Wheeler struck out 28 batters in 30.2 innings.

Hitter Notes

New York Yankees

New York finished June with a 17-9 record, powered behind an offense scoring 6.77 runs per contest during the month.

The Yankees finished the month hitting .285 with an .857 OPS, stunning numbers for an MLB team.

  • All-Star C Gary Sanchez versus Wheeler is 1 for 3 with one RBI.
  • OF Giancarlo Stanton is 3 for 17 versus Wheeler with a solo homer.
  • OF Brett Gardner is 4 for 6 with a triple and two RBI against the Mets’ starter.

New York Mets

The Mets posted a 10-18 record in June, although they scored five runs per game.

New York is posted their best batting average month in June, hitting .263.

  • OF Michael Conforto is 2 for 5 against Paxton with one RBI.
  • All-Star 3B Jeff McNeil is 1 for 2 against the Yankees’ lefty with two doubles.
  • All-Star 1B Pete Alonso is 1 for 1 with a three-run homer off Paxton.

Roster Notes

New York Yankees

  • OF Giancarlo Stanton has sprained his PCL in his right knee and won’t return until August at the earliest.
  • 1B Kendrys Morales continues to wait for the Yankees to trade or release him after being DFA’d.
  • SP Domingo German is planning to start Wednesday against the Mets for the Yankees.

New York Mets

  • Although 2B Jed Lowrie is dealing with a series of lower body ailments, he expects to play this season.
  • OF Brandon Nimmo continues to recover from neck inflammation with no return date set.
  • RP Jeurys Familia’s shoulder is causing issues for the second time this season, landing him on the 10-day IL.

Game Odds Yankees vs Mets

If you reside in New Jersey, you can bet on the Yankees vs Mets with 888Sport and BetStars. Good luck!

Moneyline

SportsbookNY Yankees NY MetsLink
888Sport NJ-157+128
BetStars NJ-150+130

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Total Runs

Sportsbook Over 8.5 Under 8.5Link
888Sport NJ-114-107
BetStars NJ-118+100

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Run Line

SportsbookNY Yankees -1.5NY Mets +1.5Link
888Sport NJ+108-130
BetStars NJ-333+260 

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