Wednesday, June 7, 2017
Great American Ball Park
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Probable Pitchers: Lance Lynn vs. Bronson Arroyo
The St. Louis Cardinals head to Great American Ball Park on Wednesday, June 7, 2017 to take on the Cincinnati Reds. The expected starting pitchers are Lance Lynn for the Cardinals and Bronson Arroyo for the Reds.
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The odds for this matchup have St. Louis at -120 and Cincinnati at +110. The Cardinals have a 29-24-2 over/under mark and a 27-28-0 run line record. The Reds are 31-25-0 against the run line and have a 31-23-2 over/under record.
Valuable St. Louis Cardinals Betting Trends
The St. Louis Cardinals are 29-24-2 against the over/under
The St. Louis Cardinals are 27-28-0 against the run line
Important Cincinnati Reds Betting Trends
The Cincinnati Reds are 31-23-2 against the over/under
The Cincinnati Reds are 31-25-0 against the run line
Key St. Louis Cardinals Injuries
06/01/17 P Zach Duke Elbow 60-day DL (03/29)
05/28/17 2B Kolten Wong Elbow 10-day DL (05/27)
04/10/17 P Alex Reyes Elbow 10-day DL (03/30)
Key Cincinnati Reds Injuries
05/20/17 C Stuart Turner Hamstring 10-day DL (05/20)
04/21/17 P Tony Cingrani Oblique 10-day DL (04/19)
04/16/17 P Brandon Finnegan Shoulder 60-day DL (04/16)
04/03/17 P Nefi Ogando Hand 60-day DL (03/30)
04/02/17 P Anthony DeSclafa Elbow 60-day DL (04/02)
04/02/17 P Nick Travieso Shoulder 60-day DL (04/02)
03/31/17 P Homer Bailey Elbow 60-day DL (02/14)
Useful Pitching Statistics
The Cardinals have a 26-29 overall record this season. Starting pitcher Lance Lynn has a 4-3 record with an earned run average of 2.97 and a WHIP of 1.07. He has 59 strikeouts over his 63.2 innings pitched and he's given up 44 hits. He allows 6.2 hits per 9 innings and he has a FIP of 4.81. The bullpen has an earned run average of 4.55 and they have given up 171 base hits on the year. Teams are hitting .256 against the bullpen and they've struck out 168 hitters and walked 74 batters. As a team, St. Louis allows 8.1 hits per nine innings while striking out 8.5 batters per nine innings. They are 5th in the league in team earned run average at 3.79. The Cardinals pitchers collectively have given up 456 base hits and 212 earned runs. They have allowed 57 home runs this season, ranking them 29th in the league. St. Louis as a pitching staff has walked 183 batters and struck out 475. They have walked 3.3 men per 9 innings while striking out 8.5 per 9. They have a team WHIP of 1.27 and their FIP as a unit is 3.85.
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As a team St. Louis is hitting .249, good for 16th in the league. The Cardinals hold a .400 team slugging percentage and an on-base percentage of .323, which is good for 16th in baseball. They rank 16th in MLB with 8.5 hits per game. Yadier Molina is hitting .255 with an on-base percentage of .296. He has 48 hits this season in 188 at bats with 23 runs batted in. He has a slugging percentage of .399 and an OPS+ of 85. Aledmys Diaz is hitting .257 this year and he has an on-base percentage of .293. He has totaled 54 hits and he has driven in 15 men in 210 at bats. His OPS+ is 83 while his slugging percentage is at .395. The Cardinals have 467 hits, including 99 doubles and 55 home runs. St. Louis has walked 192 times so far this season and they have struck out 449 times as a unit. They have left 382 men on base and have a team OPS of .722. They score 4.09 runs per contest and have scored a total of 225 runs this year.
Useful Pitching Statistics
Cincinnati has a 26-30 overall mark this year. With an earned run average of 6.24, Bronson Arroyo has a 3-4 record and a 1.44 WHIP. He has 36 strikeouts over the 57.2 innings he's pitched. He's also given up 66 hits. He allows 10.3 hits per nine innings and his FIP stands at 7.02. The bullpen has an earned run average of 3.44 and they have given up 186 base hits on the year. Teams are hitting .219 against the Reds bullpen. Their relievers have struck out 215 batters and walked 96 opposing hitters. As a team, Cincinnati allows 8.6 hits per nine innings while striking out 7.6 batters per nine innings. They are 28th in the league in team earned run average at 4.88. The Reds pitchers as a team have surrendered 482 base knocks and 274 earned runs this season. They have given up 87 home runs this year, which ranks 1st in Major League Baseball. Cincinnati as a staff has walked 222 hitters and struck out 426 batters. They give up a walk 4 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 5.11.
As a team, they are batting .260, good for 9th in the league. The Reds hold a .448 team slugging percentage and an on-base percentage of .328, which is good for 10th in baseball. They rank 7th in MLB with 9.1 hits per contest. Zack Cozart comes into this matchup batting .348 with an OBP of .433. He has 64 hits this year along with 33 RBI in 184 AB's. He maintains a slugging percentage of .620 with an OPS+ of 173. Joey Votto is hitting .281 this season and he has an OBP of .411. He has collected 56 hits in 199 at bats while driving in 44 runs. He has an OPS+ of 153 and a slugging percentage of .563. The Reds as a unit have 510 base hits, including 100 doubles and 78 homers. Cincinnati has walked 182 times this year and they have struck out on 457 occasions. They have had 401 men left on base and have an OPS of .777. They have scored 5 runs per game and totaled 280 runs this season.
Who will win tonight's Cardinals/Reds MLB game against the spread?
Guy's Pick: Take the Reds +110
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