Miami Marlins vs. New York Mets: Preview, Predictions and Picks for June 11, 2024

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Jun 11, 2024 6:12 AM
The Miami Marlins, holding a 2-1 lead in the regular season series, travel to Citi Field to face the struggling New York Mets on Tuesday, June 11, 2024, at 7:10 PM. The Mets, currently sitting at 28-36 overall and 13-22 at home, look to turn their fortunes around against the Marlins, who are 22-43 overall and 10-18 on the road. Expect a competitive matchup as both teams seek to gain momentum in the season's second half.
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Marlins vs Mets starting pitchers

  • Tylor Megill for New York Mets
  • Jesus Luzardo for Miami Marlins

Marlins vs Mets statistics

Stat Marlins Mets
Hits 512 (Tied-18th) 534 (13th)
Batting Average .234 (19th) .242 (15th)
Runs Batted In 226 (29th) 266 (Tied-16th)
Runs 233 (29th) 280 (17th)
Home Runs 52 (Tied-28th) 69 (14th)
Walks 139 (30th) 199 (19th)
Stolen Bases 35 (22nd) 46 (Tied-12th)
Strikeouts 503 (24th) 513 (23rd)
Pitches 8759 (30th) 9441 (23rd)

New York Mets recent games

Game Date Opponent Result Score
6/9/24 vs Philadelphia Phillies W 6-5
6/8/24 vs Philadelphia Phillies L 7-2
6/5/24 @ Washington Nationals W 9-1
6/4/24 @ Washington Nationals W 6-3
6/3/24 @ Washington Nationals W 8-7

Miami Marlins recent games

Game Date Opponent Result Score
6/9/24 vs Cleveland Guardians L 6-3
6/8/24 vs Cleveland Guardians L 8-0
6/7/24 vs Cleveland Guardians W 3-2
6/5/24 vs Tampa Bay Rays L 5-3
6/4/24 vs Tampa Bay Rays L 9-5

Marlins vs Mets predictions

As the Miami Marlins gear up to face the New Sork Mets at Citi Field, all eyes will be on a few key players who could shape the game's outcome. Jesus Luzardo, known for his electric arm, is expected to rack up strikeouts, although his ERA this season suggests he might give up a few runs. At the plate, Jazz Chisholm's blend of speed and power makes him a player to watch, especially if he gets on base and begins terrorizing with his base running. Bryan De La Cruz, leading the team with home runs, will be another crucial figure, potentially adding to his tally if he can capitalize on any mistakes from the Mets' pitching.

On the flip side, the New York Mets have their own set of aces ready to make an impact. Pete Alonso, always a home run threat, is the kind of player who can change the game with one swing of his bat. Look out for Starling Marte as well; his .280 batting average and knack for getting on base could set the stage for scoring opportunities. Tylor Megill will take the mound with hopes of continuing his season's solid start, and his ability to limit home runs could be key in keeping the Marlins' hitters at bay.

Considering the form and firepower of both teams, predicting a winner isn't straightforward. However, the Mets seem to have the edge with a more consistent lineup and Megill’s promising pitching stats. The Marlins will put up a tough fight for sure, but the Mets playing at home with their current lineup might just have what it takes to secure another win in their series against Miami. This could be a close game, but my money's on the New York Mets to take the win at Citi Field.

New York Mets injuries

  • Edwin Diaz (RP): 15-Day-IL
  • Francisco Alvarez (C): 10-Day-IL
  • Kyle Crick (RP): Day-To-Day
  • Matthew Bruce Allan (SP): Day-To-Day
  • Drew Gilbert (CF): Day-To-Day

Miami Marlins injuries

  • Patrick Monteverde (SP): Day-To-Day
  • Jose Devers (SS): Day-To-Day
  • JT Chargois (RP): 60-Day-IL
  • Bryan Hoeing (RP): 15-Day-IL
  • Sixto Sanchez (RP): 15-Day-IL

Marlins vs Mets game info

Venue Citi Field
Location Queens, New York
First pitch Tue 7:10 PM
Temperature 81°
Chance of Rain 0%

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