Milwaukee Brewers at Los Angeles Dodgers 8/25/2017 Free MLB Picks and Predictions
Friday, August 25, 2017
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Probable Pitchers: Chase Anderson vs. Kenta Maeda
The Milwaukee Brewers visit Dodger Stadium on Friday, August 25, 2017 to play the Los Angeles Dodgers. The probable starters are Chase Anderson for the Brewers and Kenta Maeda for the Dodgers.
The opening line for this matchup has Milwaukee at +166 and Los Angeles at -185. The Brewers have a 57-65-6 over/under record and a 67-61-0 run line mark. The Dodgers are 62-65-0 against the run line and have a 51-67-9 over/under record.
Valuable Milwaukee Brewers Betting Trends
The Milwaukee Brewers are 57-65-6 against the over/under
The Milwaukee Brewers are 67-61-0 against the run line
Important Los Angeles Dodgers Betting Trends
The Los Angeles Dodgers are 51-67-9 against the over/under
The Los Angeles Dodgers are 62-65-0 against the run line
Key Milwaukee Brewers Injuries
08/24/17 3B Travis Shaw Foot "?" Friday vs. LA Dodgers
08/18/17 C Andrew Susac Trapezius 10-day DL (08/15)
08/13/17 P Brent Suter Rotator Cuff 10-day DL (08/13)
08/04/17 C Jett Bandy Ribs 10-day DL (08/04)
Key Los Angeles Dodgers Injuries
08/22/17 LF Cody Bellinger Ankle 10-day DL (08/20)
08/22/17 P Alex Wood Shoulder 10-day DL (08/22)
08/19/17 P Yu Darvish Back 10-day DL (08/17)
07/28/17 P Grant Dayton Neck 10-day DL (07/28)
07/23/17 P Clayton Kershaw Back 10-day DL (07/24)
07/23/17 P Brandon McCarthy Finger 10-day DL (07/21)
06/25/17 LF Franklin Gutierrez Back 60-day DL (06/25)
06/05/17 P Adam Liberatore Forearm 10-day DL (05/31)
05/27/17 P Scott Kazmir Hip 60-day DL (03/30)
05/27/17 CF Andrew Toles ACL 60-day DL (05/10)
05/09/17 RF Andre Ethier Back 60-day DL (03/30)
03/31/17 P Yimi Garcia Elbow 60-day DL (02/15)
Useful Pitching Statistics
The Brewers have a 66-62 overall record this season. Starting pitcher Chase Anderson has a 7-2 record with an earned run average of 2.83 and a WHIP of 1.10. He has 89 strikeouts over his 95.1 innings pitched and he's given up 75 hits. He allows 7.1 hits per 9 innings and he has a FIP of 3.49. The bullpen has an earned run average of 4.04 and they have given up 419 base hits on the year. Teams are hitting .248 against the bullpen and they've struck out 459 hitters and walked 220 batters. As a team, Milwaukee allows 8.8 hits per nine innings while striking out 8.2 batters per nine innings. They are 12th in the league in team earned run average at 4.13. The Brewers pitchers collectively have given up 1,123 base hits and 524 earned runs. They have allowed 154 home runs this season, ranking them 18th in the league. Milwaukee as a pitching staff has walked 457 batters and struck out 1,047. They have walked 3.6 men per 9 innings while striking out 8.2 per 9. They have a team WHIP of 1.38 and their FIP as a unit is 4.39.
As a team Milwaukee is hitting .251, good for 20th in the league. The Brewers hold a .438 team slugging percentage and an on-base percentage of .322, which is good for 19th in baseball. They rank 21st in MLB with 8.5 hits per game. Domingo Santana is hitting .270 with an on-base percentage of .365. He has 114 hits this season in 422 at bats with 63 runs batted in. He has a slugging percentage of .467 and an OPS+ of 115. Orlando Arcia is hitting .278 this year and he has an on-base percentage of .323. He has totaled 115 hits and he has driven in 40 men in 414 at bats. His OPS+ is 90 while his slugging percentage is at .413. The Brewers have 1,091 hits, including 216 doubles and 185 home runs. Milwaukee has walked 417 times so far this season and they have struck out 1,247 times as a unit. They have left 863 men on base and have a team OPS of .759. They score 4.6 runs per contest and have scored a total of 589 runs this year.
Useful Pitching Statistics
Los Angeles has a 89-36 overall mark this year. With an earned run average of 3.88, Kenta Maeda has a 11-5 record and a 1.11 WHIP. He has 111 strikeouts over the 111.1 innings he's pitched. He's also given up 97 hits. He allows 7.8 hits per nine innings and his FIP stands at 3.84. The bullpen has an earned run average of 2.97 and they have given up 328 base hits on the year. Teams are hitting .210 against the Dodgers bullpen. Their relievers have struck out 467 batters and walked 124 opposing hitters. As a team, Los Angeles allows 7.4 hits per nine innings while striking out 9.5 batters per nine innings. They are 1st in the league in team earned run average at 3.13. The Dodgers pitchers as a team have surrendered 926 base knocks and 390 earned runs this season. They have given up 136 home runs this year, which ranks 30th in Major League Baseball. Los Angeles as a staff has walked 326 hitters and struck out 1,184 batters. They give up a walk 2.6 times per 9 innings while they strike out 9.5 per 9. Their team WHIP is 1.12 while their FIP as a staff is 3.55.
As a team, they are batting .256, good for 15th in the league. The Dodgers hold a .449 team slugging percentage and an on-base percentage of .341, which is good for 2nd in baseball. They rank 19th in MLB with 8.6 hits per contest. Justin Turner comes into this matchup batting .336 with an OBP of .425. He has 118 hits this year along with 57 RBI in 351 AB's. He maintains a slugging percentage of .544 with an OPS+ of 153. Corey Seager is hitting .311 this season and he has an OBP of .394. He has collected 138 hits in 444 at bats while driving in 64 runs. He has an OPS+ of 135 and a slugging percentage of .507. The Dodgers as a unit have 1,073 base hits, including 244 doubles and 178 homers. Los Angeles has walked 512 times this year and they have struck out on 1,063 occasions. They have had 877 men left on base and have an OPS of .790. They have scored 5.08 runs per game and totaled 635 runs this season.
Who will win tonight's Brewers/Dodgers MLB game against the spread?
Tony's Pick: Take the Brewers +166
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