Scheduled for May 22, 2024, at Progressive Field, the New York Mets will clash with the Cleveland Guardians starting at 01:10 pm. Expect partly cloudy skies as the forecast predicts broken clouds for the game day.

Jose Quintana, with a current ERA of 5.207, will be starting pitcher for the Mets. Triston McKenzie, holding a stronger ERA of 3.232, will take the mound for the Guardians. Analyzing the 2024 season standings, the Mets are presently 12th in the NL East with 21 wins and 27 losses, marking a .44 win ratio. Despite their struggles, they show a slight improvement in recent outings, securing 3 wins out of their last 10 games. The Guardians, on the other hand, sit comfortably in 2nd place within the AL Central, boasting a win-loss record of 32-17 and a robust .65 winning percentage, maintaining strong form with 8 wins in their last 10 games.

From a betting perspective, the odds are tilted in favor of the Cleveland Guardians. The point spread is set at -1.5, suggesting the Guardians are expected to win by at least 2 runs. The total over/under for the game stands at 9.0, indicating expectations of a relatively high-scoring affair. For those looking to engage in moneyline betting, the Guardians are priced at -129, making them the favorites, whereas the Mets are listed at +109, marking them as underdogs in this matchup.