Saturday, May 13, 2017
U.S. Cellular Field
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Probable Pitchers: Trevor Cahill vs. Dylan Covey
The San Diego Padres visit U.S. Cellular Field on Saturday, May 13, 2017 to play the Chicago White Sox. The probable starters are Trevor Cahill for the Padres and Dylan Covey for the White Sox.
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The opening line for this matchup has San Diego at -118 and Chicago at +108. The Padres have a 18-17-1 over/under record and a 18-18-0 run line mark. The White Sox are 17-15-0 against the run line and have a 13-17-2 over/under record.
Valuable San Diego Padres Betting Trends
The San Diego Padres are 18-17-1 against the over/under
The San Diego Padres are 18-18-0 against the run line
Important Chicago White Sox Betting Trends
The Chicago White Sox are 13-17-2 against the over/under
The Chicago White Sox are 17-15-0 against the run line
Key San Diego Padres Injuries
05/08/17 C Hector Sanchez Foot 10-day DL (5/6)
04/25/17 CF Travis Jankowski Foot 10-day DL (4/24)
04/19/17 P Jarred Cosart Hamstring 10-day DL (4/18)
04/08/17 LF Alex Dickerson Back 60-day DL (3/30)
04/01/17 P Carter Capps Elbow 10-day DL(3/31)
04/01/17 P Christian Friedric Shoulder 60-day DL (3/30)
03/31/17 P Buddy Baumann Shoulder 60-day DL (3/30)
03/31/17 P Colin Rea Elbow 60-day DL (2/19)
03/31/17 P Robbie Erlin Elbow 60-day DL (3/30)
Key Chicago White Sox Injuries
05/10/17 C Geovany Soto Elbow 10-day DL (5/8)
05/04/17 P Nate Jones Elbow 10-day DL (5/1)
04/25/17 P Zach Putnam Elbow 10-day DL (04/23)
04/23/17 CF Charlie Tilson Foot 60-day DL (3/30)
04/21/17 P James Shields Back 10-day DL (4/18)
04/06/17 P Jake Petricka Arm 10-day DL (4/5)
03/31/17 P Carlos Rodon Arm 60-day DL (3/30)
Useful Pitching Statistics
The Padres have a 13-23 overall record this season. Starting pitcher Trevor Cahill has a 3-2 record with an earned run average of 3.06 and a WHIP of 1.16. He has 44 strikeouts over his 35.1 innings pitched and he's given up 25 hits. He allows 6.4 hits per 9 innings and he has a FIP of 2.79. The bullpen has an earned run average of 5.23 and they have given up 109 base hits on the year. Teams are hitting .235 against the bullpen and they've struck out 130 hitters and walked 48 batters. As a team, San Diego allows 8.7 hits per nine innings while striking out 8.2 batters per nine innings. They are 28th in the league in team earned run average at 4.75. The Padres pitchers collectively have given up 306 base hits and 168 earned runs. They have allowed 50 home runs this season, ranking them 3rd in the league. San Diego as a pitching staff has walked 122 batters and struck out 288. They have walked 3.5 men per 9 innings while striking out 8.2 per 9. They have a team WHIP of 1.35 and their FIP as a unit is 4.53.
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As a team San Diego is hitting .221, good for 28th in the league. The Padres hold a .372 team slugging percentage and an on-base percentage of .284, which is good for 29th in baseball. They rank 28th in MLB with 7.3 hits per game. Wil Myers is hitting .299 with an on-base percentage of .325. He has 44 hits this season in 147 at bats with 23 runs batted in. He has a slugging percentage of .558 and an OPS+ of 131. Yangervis Solarte is hitting .256 this year and he has an on-base percentage of .324. He has totaled 33 hits and he has driven in 20 men in 129 at bats. His OPS+ is 85 while his slugging percentage is at .364. The Padres have 262 hits, including 39 doubles and 44 home runs. San Diego has walked 99 times so far this season and they have struck out 316 times as a unit. They have left 217 men on base and have a team OPS of .656. They score 3.53 runs per contest and have scored a total of 127 runs this year.
Useful Pitching Statistics
Chicago has a 15-17 overall mark this year. With an earned run average of 8.28, Dylan Covey has a 0-3 record and a 1.92 WHIP. He has 11 strikeouts over the 25 innings he's pitched. He's also given up 37 hits. He allows 13.3 hits per nine innings and his FIP stands at 7.22. The bullpen has an earned run average of 2.29 and they have given up 67 base hits on the year. Teams are hitting .191 against the White Sox bullpen. Their relievers have struck out 108 batters and walked 32 opposing hitters. As a team, Chicago allows 7.9 hits per nine innings while striking out 7.7 batters per nine innings. They are 3rd in the league in team earned run average at 3.45. The White Sox pitchers as a team have surrendered 247 base knocks and 108 earned runs this season. They have given up 35 home runs this year, which ranks 23rd in Major League Baseball. Chicago as a staff has walked 105 hitters and struck out 241 batters. They give up a walk 3.4 times per 9 innings while they strike out 7.7 per 9. Their team WHIP is 1.25 while their FIP as a staff is 4.16.
As a team, they are batting .236, good for 21st in the league. The White Sox hold a .371 team slugging percentage and an on-base percentage of .298, which is good for 27th in baseball. They rank 23rd in MLB with 7.9 hits per contest. Jose Abreu comes into this matchup batting .275 with an OBP of .331. He has 33 hits this year along with 17 RBI in 120 AB's. He maintains a slugging percentage of .475 with an OPS+ of 125. Avisail Garcia is hitting .342 this season and he has an OBP of .384. He has collected 40 hits in 117 at bats while driving in 24 runs. He has an OPS+ of 158 and a slugging percentage of .538. The White Sox as a unit have 253 base hits, including 43 doubles and 30 homers. Chicago has walked 84 times this year and they have struck out on 260 occasions. They have had 202 men left on base and have an OPS of .669. They have scored 4.03 runs per game and totaled 129 runs this season.
Who will win tonight's Padres/White Sox MLB game against the spread?
Tony's Pick: Take the White Sox +108
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