Sunday, July 16, 2017
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Probable Pitchers: Trevor Bauer vs. Sean Manaea
The Cleveland Indians visit O.co Coliseum on Sunday, July 16, 2017 to play the Oakland Athletics. The probable starters are Trevor Bauer for the Indians and Sean Manaea for the Athletics.
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The opening line for this matchup has Cleveland at -118 and Oakland at +108. The Indians have a 31-51-6 over/under record and a 38-50-0 run line mark. The Athletics are 44-46-0 against the run line and have a 49-39-2 over/under record.
Valuable Cleveland Indians Betting Trends
The Cleveland Indians are 31-51-6 against the over/under
The Cleveland Indians are 38-50-0 against the run line
Important Oakland Athletics Betting Trends
The Oakland Athletics are 49-39-2 against the over/under
The Oakland Athletics are 44-46-0 against the run line
Key Cleveland Indians Injuries
07/14/17 RF Lonnie Chisenhall Calf 10-day DL (07/14)
07/09/17 2B Jason Kipnis Hamstring 10-day DL (07/09)
06/27/17 CF Austin Jackson Quad 10-day DL (06/26)
06/06/17 P Danny Salazar Shoulder 10-day DL (06/04)
04/09/17 P Cody Anderson Elbow 60-day DL (04/02)
Key Oakland Athletics Injuries
07/06/17 P Jharel Cotton Blister 10-day DL (07/04)
06/25/17 2B Chad Pinder Hamstring 10-day DL (06/24)
06/10/17 P Andrew Triggs Hip 60-day DL (06/10)
05/28/17 P Kendall Graveman Shoulder 10-day DL (05/26)
05/28/17 P Ryan Dull Knee 10-day DL (05/20)
05/28/17 P Bobby Wahl Shoulder 10-day DL (05/24)
04/01/17 P Chris Bassitt Elbow 60-day DL (03/30)
04/01/17 CF Jake Smolinski Shoulder 60-day DL (03/30)
Useful Pitching Statistics
The Indians have a 47-41 overall record this season. Starting pitcher Trevor Bauer has a 7-7 record with an earned run average of 5.24 and a WHIP of 1.41. He has 103 strikeouts over his 92.2 innings pitched and he's given up 97 hits. He allows 9.4 hits per 9 innings and he has a FIP of 4.05. The bullpen has an earned run average of 2.83 and they have given up 221 base hits on the year. Teams are hitting .218 against the bullpen and they've struck out 310 hitters and walked 89 batters. As a team, Cleveland allows 8.1 hits per nine innings while striking out 10.1 batters per nine innings. They are 3rd in the league in team earned run average at 3.8. The Indians pitchers collectively have given up 699 base hits and 328 earned runs. They have allowed 98 home runs this season, ranking them 27th in the league. Cleveland as a pitching staff has walked 246 batters and struck out 870. They have walked 2.9 men per 9 innings while striking out 10.1 per 9. They have a team WHIP of 1.22 and their FIP as a unit is 3.59.
As a team Cleveland is hitting .261, good for 9th in the league. The Indians hold a .438 team slugging percentage and an on-base percentage of .335, which is good for 6th in baseball. They rank 12th in MLB with 8.8 hits per game. Edwin Encarnacion is hitting .260 with an on-base percentage of .370. He has 81 hits this season in 312 at bats with 48 runs batted in. He has a slugging percentage of .474 and an OPS+ of 117. Francisco Lindor is hitting .252 this year and he has an on-base percentage of .311. He has totaled 89 hits and he has driven in 43 men in 353 at bats. His OPS+ is 94 while his slugging percentage is at .453. The Indians have 778 hits, including 187 doubles and 103 home runs. Cleveland has walked 323 times so far this season and they have struck out 625 times as a unit. They have left 630 men on base and have a team OPS of .773. They score 4.78 runs per contest and have scored a total of 421 runs this year.
Useful Pitching Statistics
Oakland has a 40-50 overall mark this year. With an earned run average of 3.76, Sean Manaea has a 7-5 record and a 1.21 WHIP. He has 93 strikeouts over the 93.1 innings he's pitched. He's also given up 79 hits. He allows 7.6 hits per nine innings and his FIP stands at 3.55. The bullpen has an earned run average of 4.92 and they have given up 295 base hits on the year. Teams are hitting .252 against the Athletics bullpen. Their relievers have struck out 289 batters and walked 108 opposing hitters. As a team, Oakland allows 8.9 hits per nine innings while striking out 7.9 batters per nine innings. They are 25th in the league in team earned run average at 4.73. The Athletics pitchers as a team have surrendered 784 base knocks and 417 earned runs this season. They have given up 108 home runs this year, which ranks 18th in Major League Baseball. Oakland as a staff has walked 274 hitters and struck out 698 batters. They give up a walk 3.1 times per 9 innings while they strike out 7.9 per 9. Their team WHIP is 1.33 while their FIP as a staff is 4.34.
As a team, they are batting .236, good for 29th in the league. The Athletics hold a .422 team slugging percentage and an on-base percentage of .309, which is good for 26th in baseball. They rank 29th in MLB with 7.9 hits per contest. Jed Lowrie comes into this matchup batting .275 with an OBP of .343. He has 90 hits this year along with 32 RBI in 327 AB's. He maintains a slugging percentage of .453 with an OPS+ of 116. Yonder Alonso is hitting .275 this season and he has an OBP of .371. He has collected 72 hits in 262 at bats while driving in 44 runs. He has an OPS+ of 152 and a slugging percentage of .569. The Athletics as a unit have 711 base hits, including 162 doubles and 127 homers. Oakland has walked 308 times this year and they have struck out on 865 occasions. They have had 587 men left on base and have an OPS of .731. They have scored 4.3 runs per game and totaled 387 runs this season.
Who will win tonight's Indians/Athletics MLB game against the spread?
Tony's Pick: Take the Indians -118
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