Wednesday, April 12, 2017
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Probable Pitchers: Mike Fiers vs. Yovani Gallardo
The Houston Astros head to Safeco Field on Wednesday, April 12, 2017 to take on the Seattle Mariners. The expected starting pitchers are Mike Fiers for the Astros and Yovani Gallardo for the Mariners.
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The odds for this matchup have Houston at -113 and Seattle at +103. The Astros have a 3-5-0 over/under mark and a 2-6-0 run line record. The Mariners are 4-4-0 against the run line and have a 3-5-0 over/under record.
Valuable Houston Astros Betting Trends
The Houston Astros are 3-5-0 against the over/under
The Houston Astros are 2-6-0 against the run line
Important Seattle Mariners Betting Trends
The Seattle Mariners are 3-5-0 against the over/under
The Seattle Mariners are 4-4-0 against the run line
Key Houston Astros Injuries
03/31/17 P Collin McHugh Elbow 10-day DL (3/30)
03/31/17 P David Paulino Elbow 10-day DL (3/30)
Key Seattle Mariners Injuries
04/10/17 SS Jean Segura Hamstring "?" Tuesday vs. Houston Astros
04/03/17 P Rob Whalen Undisclosed 10-day DL (3/31)
04/03/17 P Shae Simmons Elbow 10-day DL (3/31)
04/03/17 SS Shawn O'Malley Appendix 10-day DL (3/31)
04/01/17 P Drew Smyly Arm 10-day DL (3/31)
03/31/17 P Steve Cishek Hip 10-day DL (3/31)
03/31/17 P Tony Zych Bicep 10-day DL (3/31)
Useful Pitching Statistics
The Astros have a 4-4 overall record this season. Starting pitcher Mike Fiers has a 0-1 record with an earned run average of 1.50 and a WHIP of 1.33. He has 3 strikeouts over his 6 innings pitched and he's given up 5 hits. He allows 7.5 hits per 9 innings and he has a FIP of 5.63. The bullpen has an earned run average of 4.34 and they have given up 23 base hits on the year. Teams are hitting .211 against the bullpen and they've struck out 37 hitters and walked 14 batters. As a team, Houston allows 6.9 hits per nine innings while striking out 8.9 batters per nine innings. They are 6th in the league in team earned run average at 3.12. The Astros pitchers collectively have given up 60 base hits and 27 earned runs. They have allowed 9 home runs this season, ranking them 8th in the league. Houston as a pitching staff has walked 29 batters and struck out 77. They have walked 3.3 men per 9 innings while striking out 8.9 per 9. They have a team WHIP of 1.14 and their FIP as a unit is 3.76.
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As a team Houston is hitting .232, good for 18th in the league. The Astros hold a .380 team slugging percentage and an on-base percentage of .306, which is good for 20th in baseball. They rank 17th in MLB with 7.9 hits per game. Carlos Correa is hitting .310 with an on-base percentage of .382. He has 9 hits this season in 29 at bats with 2 runs batted in. He has a slugging percentage of .414 and an OPS+ of 138. George Springer is hitting .219 this year and he has an on-base percentage of .306. He has totaled 7 hits and he has driven in 8 men in 32 at bats. His OPS+ is 169 while his slugging percentage is at .625. The Astros have 63 hits, including 7 doubles and 11 home runs. Houston has walked 26 times so far this season and they have struck out 57 times as a unit. They have left 54 men on base and have a team OPS of .686. They score 2.62 runs per contest and have scored a total of 21 runs this year.
Useful Pitching Statistics
Seattle has a 2-6 overall mark this year. With an earned run average of 5.40, Yovani Gallardo has a 0-1 record and a 2.00 WHIP. He has 4 strikeouts over the 5 innings he's pitched. He's also given up 8 hits. He allows 14.4 hits per nine innings and his FIP stands at 5.17. The bullpen has an earned run average of 6.75 and they have given up 31 base hits on the year. Teams are hitting .304 against the Mariners bullpen. Their relievers have struck out 21 batters and walked 9 opposing hitters. As a team, Seattle allows 9 hits per nine innings while striking out 7.3 batters per nine innings. They are 16th in the league in team earned run average at 4.04. The Mariners pitchers as a team have surrendered 71 base knocks and 32 earned runs this season. They have given up 13 home runs this year, which ranks 1st in Major League Baseball. Seattle as a staff has walked 23 hitters and struck out 58 batters. They give up a walk 2.9 times per 9 innings while they strike out 7.3 per 9. Their team WHIP is 1.32 while their FIP as a staff is 4.72.
As a team, they are batting .197, good for 28th in the league. The Mariners hold a .299 team slugging percentage and an on-base percentage of .275, which is good for 28th in baseball. They rank 28th in MLB with 6.8 hits per contest. Jean Segura comes into this matchup batting .313 with an OBP of .353. He has 10 hits this year along with 3 RBI in 32 AB's. He maintains a slugging percentage of .406 with an OPS+ of 122. Kyle Seager is hitting .192 this season and he has an OBP of .324. He has collected 5 hits in 26 at bats while driving in 4 runs. He has an OPS+ of 76 and a slugging percentage of .269. The Mariners as a unit have 54 base hits, including 13 doubles and 5 homers. Seattle has walked 25 times this year and they have struck out on 71 occasions. They have had 57 men left on base and have an OPS of .574. They have scored 3.5 runs per game and totaled 28 runs this season.
Who will win tonight's Astros/Mariners MLB game against the spread?
Josh's Pick: Take the Mariners +103
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