Seattle Mariners at Los Angeles Angels 9/29/2017 Free MLB Picks and Predictions
Friday, September 29, 2017
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Probable Pitchers: Marco Gonzales vs. Tyler Skaggs
The Seattle Mariners visit Angel Stadium on Friday, September 29, 2017 to play the Los Angeles Angels. The probable starters are Marco Gonzales for the Mariners and Tyler Skaggs for the Angels.
The opening line for this matchup has Seattle at +152 and Los Angeles at -162. The Mariners have a 74-79-6 over/under record and a 70-89-0 run line mark. The Angels are 80-79-0 against the run line and have a 78-76-5 over/under record.
Valuable Seattle Mariners Betting Trends
The Seattle Mariners are 74-79-6 against the over/under
The Seattle Mariners are 70-89-0 against the run line
Important Los Angeles Angels Betting Trends
The Los Angeles Angels are 78-76-5 against the over/under
The Los Angeles Angels are 80-79-0 against the run line
Key Seattle Mariners Injuries
09/11/17 RF Jarrod Dyson Groin out for season
09/04/17 P David Phelps Elbow 60-day DL (08/31)
08/23/17 P Tony Zych Elbow 10-day DL (08/20)
05/10/17 P Hisashi Iwakuma Shoulder 60-day DL (05/07)
04/01/17 P Drew Smyly Arm 60-day DL (03/31)
Key Los Angeles Angels Injuries
09/26/17 P Andrew Heaney Arm out indefinitely
09/09/17 3B Jefry Marte Foot 10-day DL (09/05)
08/22/17 P Andrew Bailey Shoulder 60-day DL (08/18)
08/22/17 P JC Ramirez Elbow 60-day DL (08/20)
08/08/17 3B Yunel Escobar Ribs 10-day DL (08/08)
07/24/17 P Alex Meyer Shoulder 60-day DL (07/24)
07/05/17 P Huston Street Rotator Cuff 60-day DL (07/03)
06/17/17 P Matt Shoemaker Forearm 60-day DL (06/15)
04/22/17 P Garrett Richards Bicep 60-day DL (04/06)
Useful Pitching Statistics
The Mariners have a 77-82 overall record this season. Starting pitcher Marco Gonzales has a 1-1 record with an earned run average of 6.25 and a WHIP of 1.78. He has 29 strikeouts over his 36 innings pitched and he's given up 55 hits. He allows 13.8 hits per 9 innings and he has a FIP of 4.91. The bullpen has an earned run average of 3.98 and they have given up 511 base hits on the year. Teams are hitting .238 against the bullpen and they've struck out 534 hitters and walked 205 batters. As a team, Seattle allows 8.7 hits per nine innings while striking out 7.7 batters per nine innings. They are 14th in the league in team earned run average at 4.43. The Mariners pitchers collectively have given up 1,372 base hits and 697 earned runs. They have allowed 233 home runs this season, ranking them 4th in the league. Seattle as a pitching staff has walked 481 batters and struck out 1,214. They have walked 3.1 men per 9 innings while striking out 7.7 per 9. They have a team WHIP of 1.31 and their FIP as a unit is 4.71.
As a team Seattle is hitting .258, good for 13th in the league. The Mariners hold a .421 team slugging percentage and an on-base percentage of .325, which is good for 16th in baseball. They rank 13th in MLB with 8.8 hits per game. Nelson Cruz is hitting .289 with an on-base percentage of .376. He has 157 hits this season in 544 at bats with 117 runs batted in. He has a slugging percentage of .550 and an OPS+ of 146. Robinson Cano is hitting .282 this year and he has an on-base percentage of .340. He has totaled 163 hits and he has driven in 96 men in 579 at bats. His OPS+ is 114 while his slugging percentage is at .458. The Mariners have 1,407 hits, including 274 doubles and 193 home runs. Seattle has walked 481 times so far this season and they have struck out 1,245 times as a unit. They have left 1,064 men on base and have a team OPS of .747. They score 4.64 runs per contest and have scored a total of 737 runs this year.
Useful Pitching Statistics
Los Angeles has a 78-80 overall mark this year. With an earned run average of 4.48, Tyler Skaggs has a 2-6 record and a 1.38 WHIP. He has 69 strikeouts over the 80.1 innings he's pitched. He's also given up 84 hits. He allows 9.4 hits per nine innings and his FIP stands at 4.45. The bullpen has an earned run average of 3.82 and they have given up 492 base hits on the year. Teams are hitting .235 against the Angels bullpen. Their relievers have struck out 585 batters and walked 163 opposing hitters. As a team, Los Angeles allows 8.5 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 4.19. The Angels pitchers as a team have surrendered 1,334 base knocks and 655 earned runs this season. They have given up 216 home runs this year, which ranks 8th in Major League Baseball. Los Angeles as a staff has walked 460 hitters and struck out 1,280 batters. They give up a walk 2.9 times per 9 innings while they strike out 8.2 per 9. Their team WHIP is 1.28 while their FIP as a staff is 4.40.
As a team, they are batting .243, good for 28th in the league. The Angels hold a .397 team slugging percentage and an on-base percentage of .315, which is good for 24th in baseball. They rank 29th in MLB with 8.1 hits per contest. Andrelton Simmons comes into this matchup batting .279 with an OBP of .331. He has 162 hits this year along with 69 RBI in 580 AB's. He maintains a slugging percentage of .422 with an OPS+ of 103. Mike Trout is hitting .306 this season and he has an OBP of .444. He has collected 120 hits in 392 at bats while driving in 70 runs. He has an OPS+ of 186 and a slugging percentage of .622. The Angels as a unit have 1,282 base hits, including 243 doubles and 181 homers. Los Angeles has walked 511 times this year and they have struck out on 1,159 occasions. They have had 1,007 men left on base and have an OPS of .712. They have scored 4.37 runs per game and totaled 690 runs this season.
Who will win tonight's Mariners/Angels MLB game against the spread?
Tony's Pick: Take the Mariners +152
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