Thursday, June 22, 2017
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Probable Pitchers: Daniel Norris vs. Yovani Gallardo
The Detroit Tigers visit Safeco Field on Thursday, June 22, 2017 to play the Seattle Mariners. The probable starters are Daniel Norris for the Tigers and Yovani Gallardo for the Mariners.
The opening line for this matchup has Detroit at +108 and Seattle at -118. The Tigers have a 36-30-4 over/under record and a 35-35-0 run line mark. The Mariners are 34-39-0 against the run line and have a 34-36-3 over/under record.
Valuable Detroit Tigers Betting Trends
The Detroit Tigers are 36-30-4 against the over/under
The Detroit Tigers are 35-35-0 against the run line
Important Seattle Mariners Betting Trends
The Seattle Mariners are 34-36-3 against the over/under
The Seattle Mariners are 34-39-0 against the run line
Key Detroit Tigers Injuries
06/16/17 DH Victor Martinez Heart 10-day DL (06/15)
05/12/17 RF Jim Adduci Oblique 10-day DL (05/11)
Key Seattle Mariners Injuries
06/02/17 SS Jean Segura Ankle 10-day DL (06/02)
06/01/17 P Evan Marshall Hamstring 60-day DL (05/06)
05/14/17 P Ryan Weber Bicep 60-day DL (05/14)
05/10/17 P Hisashi Iwakuma Shoulder 10-day DL (05/07)
04/30/17 P Evan Scribner Elbow 60-day DL (04/26)
04/26/17 P Felix Hernandez Shoulder 10-day DL (04/26)
04/03/17 P Shae Simmons Forearm 60-day DL (03/31)
04/03/17 SS Shawn O'Malley Shoulder 60-day DL (03/31)
04/01/17 P Drew Smyly Arm 60-day DL (03/31)
Useful Pitching Statistics
The Tigers have a 32-38 overall record this season. Starting pitcher Daniel Norris has a 4-4 record with an earned run average of 4.42 and a WHIP of 1.60. He has 69 strikeouts over his 71.1 innings pitched and he's given up 83 hits. He allows 10.5 hits per 9 innings and he has a FIP of 3.89. The bullpen has an earned run average of 5.12 and they have given up 219 base hits on the year. Teams are hitting .259 against the bullpen and they've struck out 198 hitters and walked 91 batters. As a team, Detroit allows 9.6 hits per nine innings while striking out 7.7 batters per nine innings. They are 23rd in the league in team earned run average at 4.77. The Tigers pitchers collectively have given up 657 base hits and 326 earned runs. They have allowed 91 home runs this season, ranking them 12th in the league. Detroit as a pitching staff has walked 240 batters and struck out 524. They have walked 3.5 men per 9 innings while striking out 7.7 per 9. They have a team WHIP of 1.46 and their FIP as a unit is 4.62.
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As a team Detroit is hitting .253, good for 17th in the league. The Tigers hold a .427 team slugging percentage and an on-base percentage of .329, which is good for 12th in baseball. They rank 17th in MLB with 8.6 hits per game. Justin Upton is hitting .266 with an on-base percentage of .349. He has 64 hits this season in 241 at bats with 45 runs batted in. He has a slugging percentage of .502 and an OPS+ of 125. Miguel Cabrera is hitting .267 this year and he has an on-base percentage of .367. He has totaled 56 hits and he has driven in 32 men in 210 at bats. His OPS+ is 116 while his slugging percentage is at .438. The Tigers have 603 hits, including 129 doubles and 86 home runs. Detroit has walked 254 times so far this season and they have struck out 591 times as a unit. They have left 485 men on base and have a team OPS of .756. They score 4.8 runs per contest and have scored a total of 336 runs this year.
Useful Pitching Statistics
Seattle has a 36-37 overall mark this year. With an earned run average of 6.30, Yovani Gallardo has a 3-7 record and a 1.57 WHIP. He has 57 strikeouts over the 75.2 innings he's pitched. He's also given up 87 hits. He allows 10.3 hits per nine innings and his FIP stands at 4.81. The bullpen has an earned run average of 4.42 and they have given up 237 base hits on the year. Teams are hitting .239 against the Mariners bullpen. Their relievers have struck out 235 batters and walked 91 opposing hitters. As a team, Seattle allows 8.9 hits per nine innings while striking out 7.3 batters per nine innings. They are 22nd in the league in team earned run average at 4.7. The Mariners pitchers as a team have surrendered 643 base knocks and 338 earned runs this season. They have given up 111 home runs this year, which ranks 2nd in Major League Baseball. Seattle as a staff has walked 230 hitters and struck out 522 batters. They give up a walk 3.2 times per 9 innings while they strike out 7.3 per 9. Their team WHIP is 1.35 while their FIP as a staff is 4.91.
As a team, they are batting .265, good for 8th in the league. The Mariners hold a .414 team slugging percentage and an on-base percentage of .335, which is good for 6th in baseball. They rank 9th in MLB with 9.1 hits per contest. Robinson Cano comes into this matchup batting .281 with an OBP of .342. He has 70 hits this year along with 40 RBI in 249 AB's. He maintains a slugging percentage of .458 with an OPS+ of 115. Nelson Cruz is hitting .292 this season and he has an OBP of .377. He has collected 71 hits in 243 at bats while driving in 55 runs. He has an OPS+ of 142 and a slugging percentage of .523. The Mariners as a unit have 661 base hits, including 124 doubles and 78 homers. Seattle has walked 241 times this year and they have struck out on 574 occasions. They have had 511 men left on base and have an OPS of .749. They have scored 4.78 runs per game and totaled 349 runs this season.
Who will win tonight's Tigers/Mariners MLB game against the spread?
Tony's Pick: Take the Mariners -118
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