San Diego Padres at Miami Marlins 8/26/2017 Free MLB Picks and Predictions
Saturday, August 26, 2017
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Probable Pitchers: Dinelson Lamet vs. Odrisamer Despaigne
Marlins Park is the site of the matchup between the San Diego Padres and the Miami Marlins on Saturday, August 26, 2017. The probable starting pitchers are Dinelson Lamet for the Padres and Odrisamer Despaigne for the Marlins.
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San Diego opens at -104 while Miami opens at -106. The Padres have a 65-54-8 over/under record and a 68-59-0 run line mark. The Marlins are 70-56-0 against the run line and have a 65-54-7 over/under record.
Valuable San Diego Padres Betting Trends
The San Diego Padres are 65-54-8 against the over/under
The San Diego Padres are 68-59-0 against the run line
Important Miami Marlins Betting Trends
The Miami Marlins are 65-54-7 against the over/under
The Miami Marlins are 70-56-0 against the run line
Key San Diego Padres Injuries
08/05/17 P Jered Weaver Hip 60-day DL (05/20)
07/28/17 P Jarred Cosart Side 60-day DL (06/06)
07/22/17 SS Erick Aybar Foot 10-day DL (07/22)
07/01/17 P Matt Strahm Knee 10-day DL (07/01)
06/24/17 P Miguel Diaz Forearm 10-day DL (06/22)
06/01/17 P Christian Friedrich Side 60-day DL (03/30)
04/25/17 CF Travis Jankowski Foot 10-day DL (04/23)
04/08/17 LF Alex Dickerson Back 60-day DL (03/30)
04/01/17 P Carter Capps Elbow 60-day DL (03/31)
03/31/17 P Colin Rea Elbow 60-day DL (02/18)
03/31/17 P Robbie Erlin Elbow 60-day DL (03/30)
Key Miami Marlins Injuries
08/16/17 P Jarl?n Garcia Bicep 10-day DL (08/12)
08/09/17 P Chris O'Grady Oblique 10-day DL (08/08)
08/07/17 1B Justin Bour Oblique 10-day DL (07/25)
08/04/17 P Edinson Volquez Knee 10-day DL (07/06)
07/29/17 P Nick Wittgren Elbow 10-day DL (07/27)
07/25/17 SS J.T. Riddle Shoulder 10-day DL (07/25)
07/18/17 3B Martin Prado Knee 10-day DL (07/18)
05/06/17 P Wei-Yin Chen Arm 10-day DL (05/02)
Useful Pitching Statistics
The Padres have a 57-70 overall record this season. Starting pitcher Dinelson Lamet has a 7-5 record with an earned run average of 4.84 and a WHIP of 1.19. He has 100 strikeouts over his 80 innings pitched and he's given up 60 hits. He allows 6.8 hits per 9 innings and he has a FIP of 4.12. The bullpen has an earned run average of 4.56 and they have given up 380 base hits on the year. Teams are hitting .232 against the bullpen and they've struck out 465 hitters and walked 165 batters. As a team, San Diego allows 8.8 hits per nine innings while striking out 8.4 batters per nine innings. They are 20th in the league in team earned run average at 4.63. The Padres pitchers collectively have given up 1,085 base hits and 573 earned runs. They have allowed 170 home runs this season, ranking them 9th in the league. San Diego as a pitching staff has walked 428 batters and struck out 1,041. They have walked 3.5 men per 9 innings while striking out 8.4 per 9. They have a team WHIP of 1.36 and their FIP as a unit is 4.57.
As a team San Diego is hitting .234, good for 30th in the league. The Padres hold a .400 team slugging percentage and an on-base percentage of .299, which is good for 30th in baseball. They rank 30th in MLB with 7.7 hits per game. Wil Myers is hitting .234 with an on-base percentage of .323. He has 105 hits this season in 449 at bats with 59 runs batted in. He has a slugging percentage of .450 and an OPS+ of 103. Manuel Margot is hitting .268 this year and he has an on-base percentage of .310. He has totaled 99 hits and he has driven in 31 men in 370 at bats. His OPS+ is 94 while his slugging percentage is at .430. The Padres have 976 hits, including 176 doubles and 155 home runs. San Diego has walked 359 times so far this season and they have struck out 1,180 times as a unit. They have left 801 men on base and have a team OPS of .699. They score 3.85 runs per contest and have scored a total of 485 runs this year.
Useful Pitching Statistics
Miami has a 63-63 overall mark this year. With an earned run average of 4.42, Odrisamer Despaigne has a 0-1 record and a 1.53 WHIP. He has 12 strikeouts over the 18.1 innings he's pitched. He's also given up 18 hits. He allows 8.8 hits per nine innings and his FIP stands at 4.5. The bullpen has an earned run average of 4.20 and they have given up 444 base hits on the year. Teams are hitting .248 against the Marlins bullpen. Their relievers have struck out 429 batters and walked 203 opposing hitters. As a team, Miami allows 8.7 hits per nine innings while striking out 7.6 batters per nine innings. They are 19th in the league in team earned run average at 4.57. The Marlins pitchers as a team have surrendered 1,067 base knocks and 562 earned runs this season. They have given up 140 home runs this year, which ranks 26th in Major League Baseball. Miami as a staff has walked 466 hitters and struck out 933 batters. They give up a walk 3.8 times per 9 innings while they strike out 7.6 per 9. Their team WHIP is 1.39 while their FIP as a staff is 4.53.
As a team, they are batting .265, good for 4th in the league. The Marlins hold a .430 team slugging percentage and an on-base percentage of .328, which is good for 14th in baseball. They rank 6th in MLB with 9.1 hits per contest. Giancarlo Stanton comes into this matchup batting .284 with an OBP of .378. He has 131 hits this year along with 99 RBI in 461 AB's. He maintains a slugging percentage of .640 with an OPS+ of 165. Marcell Ozuna is hitting .306 this season and he has an OBP of .371. He has collected 145 hits in 474 at bats while driving in 97 runs. He has an OPS+ of 141 and a slugging percentage of .546. The Marlins as a unit have 1,135 base hits, including 209 doubles and 152 homers. Miami has walked 363 times this year and they have struck out on 963 occasions. They have had 846 men left on base and have an OPS of .758. They have scored 4.72 runs per game and totaled 590 runs this season.
Who will win tonight's Padres/Marlins MLB game against the spread?
Josh's Pick: Take the Marlins -106
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