Prediction and Analysis: Pirates vs Mets April 16, 2024

Prediction and Analysis: Pirates vs Mets April 16, 2024

April 16, 2024


Pirates vs Mets Game Preview

In the second game of a three-game series, the Pittsburgh Pirates (11-6) and New York Mets (8-8) square off on April 16 at Citi Field. Look for more articles like this for the best baseball analysis out there.


Pirates Analysis: They’ve lost 3 of their previous 5 games

Before their series opener versus New York, Pittsburgh had lost 3 of their previous 5 games and was on a 1-game losing streak going into this one. The Pirates lost 4-3 to the Phillies in their most recent game, but Oneil Cruz managed to add to his career total with a two-run home run, and Edward Olivares leads Pittsburgh in home runs this season with three. With two home runs apiece, Jack Suwinski, Bryan Reynolds, and Joey Bart are not far behind. This season, Bryan Reynolds has led the squad in RBIs with 11. Currently leading the team in batting average (.318) after 13 games played is Michael A. Taylor. Pittsburgh has allowed four runs per game on average during their last 5 games.


Mets Analysis: They’ve won 2 consecutive matches

Before playing Pittsburgh in the series opener, New York had won 3 of their previous five games. With six home runs thus far this season, Pete Alonso is the New York Mets’ best home run hitter. After him, this season’s other big scorers: DJ Stewart, Starling Marte, and Brandon Nimmo have each hit two home runs. As the team leader in RBIs, Brandon Nimmo, has amassed 12 RBIs thus far. With a batting average of .315 this season, Brett Baty leads the Mets in hitting average. Over the last 5 matches, the Mets have averaged 8.4 runs scored per game. The Mets are hoping to snap their current losing run by triumphing over Pittsburgh, a club that has been playing surprisingly well lately.
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Pittsburgh Pirates vs New York Mets Game Information

  • Date: 04/16/2024
  • Time: 07:10PM ET
  • Location: Citi Field.
  • How to Watch: Pirates vs Mets MLB.TV
  • Live Stream: MLB.TV


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