# Mets and Yankees 2023 MLB season predictions for final record, team MVP, and more

*Here are Mets and Yankees predictions from SNY staff and contributors for final records, team MVP, and more for the 2023 MLB season...*

### Andy Martino, SNY MLB Insider

Who will the Mets' MVP be? **Francisco Lindor**

Which prospect will make the biggest MLB impact?** Mark Vientos**

Over/under 40 home runs for Pete Alonso? **Over**

What will Justin Verlander's ERA be? **2.75**

What will Max Scherzer's ERA be? **2.90**

Where will Mets finish in NL East? **First**

What will Mets' final record be?** 101-61**

Who will the Yankees' MVP be? **Aaron Judge**

Which prospect will make the biggest MLB impact? **Oswald Peraza**

Over/under 50 home runs for Aaron Judge? **Over**

What will Gerrit Cole's ERA be? **3.00**

What will Carlos Rodon's ERA be? **2.90**

Where will Yankees finish in AL East?** First**

What will Yankees' final record be?** 100-62**

### Todd Zeile, SNY Mets Analyst

Who will the Mets' MVP be? **Francisco Lindor**

Which prospect will make the biggest MLB impact? **Brett Baty**

Over/under 40 home runs for Pete Alonso? **Over**

What will Justin Verlander's ERA be? **2.72**

What will Max Scherzer's ERA be?** 2.93**

Where will Mets finish in NL East? **First**

What will Mets' final record be? **98-64**

Who will the Yankees' MVP be? **Aaron Judge**

Over/under 50 home runs for Aaron Judge? **Under**

What will Gerrit Cole's ERA be?** 3.01**

What will Carlos Rodon's ERA be? **3.31**

Where will Yankees finish in AL East? **First**

What will Yankees' final record be? **96-66**

### Jim Duquette, SNY Mets Analyst

Who will the Mets' MVP be? **Francisco Lindor**

Which prospect will make the biggest MLB impact? **Brett Baty**

Over/under 40 home runs for Pete Alonso? **Over**

What will Justin Verlander's ERA be?** 2.70**

What will Max Scherzer's ERA be?** 2.65**

Where will Mets finish in NL East? **Second**

What will Mets' final record be? **94-68**

Who will the Yankees' MVP be? **Aaron Judge**

Which prospect will make the biggest MLB impact? **Anthony Volpe**

Over/under 50 home runs for Aaron Judge?** Over**

What will Gerrit Cole's ERA be? **2.95**

What will Carlos Rodon's ERA be? **3.50**

Where will Yankees finish in AL East?** Second**

What will Yankees' final record be?** 92-70**

### Jerry Blevins, SNY Mets Analyst

Who will the Mets' MVP be? **Francisco Lindor**

Which prospect will make the biggest MLB impact? **Francisco Alvarez**

Over/under 40 home runs for Pete Alonso? **Over**

What will Justin Verlander's ERA be? **2.65**

What will Max Scherzer's ERA be?** 2.35**

Where will Mets finish in NL East? **Second**

What will Mets' final record be?** 93-69**

Who will the Yankees' MVP be? **Aaron Judge**

Which prospect will make the biggest MLB impact? **Anthony Volpe**

Over/under 50 home runs for Aaron Judge? **Under**

What will Gerrit Cole's ERA be? **3.10**

What will Carlos Rodon's ERA be? **2.60**

Where will Yankees finish in AL East?** Second**

What will Yankees' final record be? **89-73**

### John Harper, SNY Contributor

Who will the Mets' MVP be? **Francisco Lindor**

Which prospect will make the biggest MLB impact? **Brett Baty**

Over/under 40 home runs for Pete Alonso?** Over**

What will Justin Verlander's ERA be? **2.48**

What will Max Scherzer's ERA be? **2.36**

Where will Mets finish in NL East? **Second**

What will Mets' final record be? **97-65**

Who will the Yankees' MVP be? **Aaron Judge**

Which prospect will make the biggest MLB impact? **Anthony Volpe**

Over/under 50 home runs for Aaron Judge? **Over**

What will Gerrit Cole's ERA be? **2.85**

What will Carlos Rodon's ERA be? **2.44**

Where will Yankees finish in AL East? **Second**

What will Yankees' final record be? **96-66**

### Anthony McCarron, SNY Contributor

Who will the Mets' MVP be? **Pete Alonso**

Which prospect will make the biggest MLB impact? **Brett Baty**

Over/under 40 home runs for Pete Alonso? **Over**

What will Justin Verlander's ERA be?** 2.40**

What will Max Scherzer's ERA be? **2.39**

Where will Mets finish in NL East? **Second**

What will Mets' final record be? **94-68**

Who will the Yankees' MVP be? **Aaron Judge**

Which prospect will make the biggest MLB impact? **Oswald Peraza**

Over/under 50 home runs for Aaron Judge? **Over**

What will Gerrit Cole's ERA be?** 2.99**

What will Carlos Rodon's ERA be?** 2.74**

Where will Yankees finish in AL East? **Second**

What will Yankees' final record be? **93-69**

### Dani Wexelman, SNY Contributor

Who will the Mets' MVP be? **Pete Alonso**

Which prospect will make the biggest MLB impact? **Brett Baty**

Over/under 40 home runs for Pete Alonso? **Push**

What will Justin Verlander's ERA be? **2.80**

What will Max Scherzer's ERA be? **3.00**

Where will Mets finish in NL East? **Second**

What will Mets' final record be? **88-74**

Who will the Yankees' MVP be? **Aaron Judge**

Which prospect will make the biggest MLB impact? **Anthony Volpe**

Over/under 50 home runs for Aaron Judge? **Under**

What will Gerrit Cole's ERA be? **3.30**

What will Carlos Rodon's ERA be?** 3.00**

Where will Yankees finish in AL East? **First**

What will Yankees' final record be? **90-72**

### Elise Menaker, SNY Contributor

Who will the Mets' MVP be? **Francisco Lindor**

Which prospect will make the biggest MLB impact? **Brett Baty**

Over/under 40 home runs for Pete Alonso? **Over**

What will Justin Verlander's ERA be? **2.50**

What will Max Scherzer's ERA be? **2.80**

Where will Mets finish in NL East? **Third**

What will Mets' final record be? **90-72**

Who will the Yankees' MVP be? **Aaron Judge**

Which prospect will make the biggest MLB impact? **Anthony Volpe**

Over/under 50 home runs for Aaron Judge? **Under**

What will Gerrit Cole's ERA be? **2.40**

What will Carlos Rodon's ERA be?** 3.00**

Where will Yankees finish in AL East? **Second**

What will Yankees' final record be?** 92-70**

### Connor Rogers, *The Mets Pod *Co-host

Who will the Mets' MVP be? **Francisco Lindor**

Which prospect will make the biggest MLB impact? **Brett Baty**

Over/under 40 home runs for Pete Alonso?** Over**

What will Justin Verlander's ERA be? **3.05**

What will Max Scherzer's ERA be? **2.84**

Where will Mets finish in NL East?** First**

What will Mets' final record be? **102-60**

Who will the Yankees' MVP be? **A****aron Judge**

Which prospect will make the biggest MLB impact? **Anthony Volpe**

Over/under 50 home runs for Aaron Judge?** Under**

What will Gerrit Cole's ERA be?** 3.18**

What will Carlos Rodon's ERA be?** 3.79**

Where will Yankees finish in AL East? **First**

What will Yankees' final record be? **98-64**

### Joe DeMayo, *The Mets Pod *Co-host

Who will the Mets' MVP be? **Francisco Lindor**

Which prospect will make the biggest MLB impact? **Brett Baty**

Over/under 40 home runs for Pete Alonso? **Over**

What will Justin Verlander's ERA be? **2.68**

What will Max Scherzer's ERA be? **2.84**

Where will Mets finish in NL East? **First**

What will Mets' final record be? **97-65**

Who will the Yankees' MVP be? **Aaron Judge**

Which prospect will make the biggest MLB impact? **Anthony Volpe**

Over/under 50 home runs for Aaron Judge? **Under**

What will Gerrit Cole's ERA be? **3.39**

What will Carlos Rodon's ERA be? **3.21**

Where will Yankees finish in AL East? **Second**

What will Yankees' final record be? **94-68**

### Danny Abriano, SNY Senior Editorial Producer

Who will the Mets' MVP be? **Francisco Lindor**

Which prospect will make the biggest MLB impact? **Brett Baty**

Over/under 40 home runs for Pete Alonso? **Over**

What will Justin Verlander's ERA be? **2.39**

What will Max Scherzer's ERA be? **2.67**

Where will Mets finish in NL East? **First**

What will Mets' final record be? **97-65**

Who will the Yankees' MVP be? **Aaron Judge**

Which prospect will make the biggest MLB impact? **Oswald Peraza**

Over/under 50 home runs for Aaron Judge? **Under**

What will Gerrit Cole's ERA be?** 3.21**

What will Carlos Rodon's ERA be? **2.96**

Where will Yankees finish in AL East? **First**

What will Yankees' final record be? **95-67**

### Alex Smith, SNY Editorial Producer

Who will the Mets' MVP be? **Brandon Nimmo**

Which prospect will make the biggest MLB impact? **Brett Baty**

Over/under 40 home runs for Pete Alonso? **Under**

What will Justin Verlander's ERA be?** 3.03**

What will Max Scherzer's ERA be? **2.08**

Where will Mets finish in NL East? **Second**

What will Mets' final record be? **91-71**

Who will the Yankees' MVP be? **Aaron Judge**

Which prospect will make the biggest MLB impact? **Anthony Volpe**

Over/under 50 home runs for Aaron Judge? **Under**

What will Gerrit Cole's ERA be? **3.45**

What will Carlos Rodon's ERA be? **3.56**

Where will Yankees finish in AL East?** First**

What will Yankees' final record be?** 101-61**

### Phillip Martinez, SNY Editorial Producer

Who will the Mets' MVP be? **Justin Verlander**

Which prospect will make the biggest MLB impact? **Brett Baty**

Over/under 40 home runs for Pete Alonso? **Under**

What will Justin Verlander's ERA be? **2.20**

What will Max Scherzer's ERA be? **2.69**

Where will Mets finish in NL East? **Second**

What will Mets' final record be? **95-67**

Who will the Yankees' MVP be? **Aaron Judge**

Which prospect will make the biggest MLB impact? **Oswald Peraza**

Over/under 50 home runs for Aaron Judge? **Under**

What will Gerrit Cole's ERA be? **2.92**

What will Carlos Rodon's ERA be? **3.01**

Where will Yankees finish in AL East? **First**

What will Yankees' final record be? **98-64**