On the evening of May 12, 2024, the Atlanta Braves are set to clash with the New York Mets at Citi Field amidst light rain conditions. The game schedules a start at 7:10 PM. Taking the mound for the Braves will be Bryce Elder, who has recorded an ERA of 5.283 this season. Opposing him will be the Mets’ Luis Severino, who brings a significantly lower ERA of 2.925 to the game. In the 2024 NL East Division standings, the Braves are currently third with a record of 24-12, showcasing a strong .667 winning percentage and a divisional record of 10-4. They are coming into this game with a streak of four consecutive wins and a record of 5-5 in their last ten games. The Mets, on the other hand, stand eighth in the division with an 18-20 record, holding a .475 winning percentage and a division record of 2-3. They are looking to snap a two-game losing streak, with a mixed bag of results in their recent games. As for betting odds, the Braves are the favorites with a -126 moneyline, while the Mets are at +105. Bettors might find the point spread of 1.5 and an over/under of 7.5 intriguing as it reflects the tight competition expected in this game. These odds suggest close attention to the pitching duel which could sway the outcome of the game.