On May 11, 2024, a gripping MLB encounter is set as the Atlanta Braves take on the New York Mets at Citi Field at 4:10 PM under partially cloudy skies. The pitching matchup features Atlanta’s Max Fried, who carries a 4.226 ERA, against New York’s Christian Scott, impressing with a 1.350 ERA.

As of now, the Braves are third in the 2024 NL East Division with a solid 23-12 record, translating to a .660 winning percentage. They are second in divisional play with a 9-4 record, highlighted by a strong showing in their last 10 games, securing 5 wins and currently enjoying a 3-game win streak. Their road record stands at 10-8, with a daytime game record of 9 wins.

Conversely, the Mets hold eighth place with an 18-19 record, a .490 winning percentage. Their divisional record is balanced at 2-2, placing them fourth. The Mets have struggled at home with a 9-11 record but are equally split on the road and in day-night games with 9 wins each. They’ve shown some vulnerabilities, allowing nearly as many runs (160) as they’ve scored (163).

Looking at the odds, the point spread is set at 1.5, with the over/under at 7.5. For those betting on the outcome, the Braves are favored on the moneyline at -161, while the Mets are underdogs at +134. This suggests a tight matchup where taking the under might be wise considering both pitchers’ effectiveness and the teams’ recent scoring records.