Baltimore Orioles at New York Yankees 9/22/2018 Free MLB Picks and Predictions
Saturday, September 22, 2018
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Probable Pitchers: David Hess vs. Lance Lynn
Yankee Stadium is the site of the matchup between the Baltimore Orioles and the New York Yankees on Saturday, September 22, 2018. The probable starting pitchers are David Hess for the Orioles and Lance Lynn for the Yankees.
Baltimore opens at +250 while New York opens at -305. The Orioles have a 69-78-5 over/under record and a 62-90-0 run line mark. The Yankees are 77-75-0 against the run line and have a 71-74-7 over/under record.
Valuable Baltimore Orioles Betting Trends
The Baltimore Orioles are 69-78-5 against the over/under
The Baltimore Orioles are 62-90-0 against the run line
Important New York Yankees Betting Trends
The New York Yankees are 71-74-7 against the over/under
The New York Yankees are 77-75-0 against the run line
Key Baltimore Orioles Injuries
09/12/18 DH Mark Trumbo Knee 60-day DL (09/12)
09/12/18 P Pedro Araujo Elbow 60-day DL (09/12)
09/11/18 P Alex Cobb Blister left last game, is questionable for next start.
08/03/18 P Jhan Marinez Hamstring 10-day DL (08/03)
06/15/18 P Richard Bleier Shoulder 10-day DL (06/14)
05/02/18 SS Luis Sardinas Back 60-day DL (04/29)
04/25/18 P Gabriel Ynoa Shin 60-day DL (03/26)
Key New York Yankees Injuries
09/19/18 LF Clint Frazier Concussion 60-day DL (09/19)
07/07/18 P Jonathan Loaisiga Shoulder 10-day DL (07/07)
06/10/18 P Jordan Montgomery Elbow is out for season
05/02/18 CF Jacoby Ellsbury Oblique 60-day DL (03/26)
04/04/18 P Ben Heller Elbow 60-day DL (03/27)
Useful Pitching Statistics
The Orioles have a 44-108 overall record this season. Starting pitcher David Hess has a 3-10 record with an earned run average of 5.22 and a WHIP of 1.42 this year. He has 65 strikeouts over his 91.1 innings pitched and he's given up 99 hits. He's allowed 9.8 hits per 9 innings and he has a FIP of 5.68. The bullpen has an earned run average of 4.74 and they have given up 561 base hits on the year. Teams are hitting .264 against the bullpen and they've struck out 498 hitters and walked 270 batters. As a team, Baltimore allows 9.8 hits per nine innings while striking out 7.6 batters per nine innings. They are 30th in the league in team earned run average at 5.16. The Orioles pitchers collectively have given up 1,468 base hits and 770 earned runs. They have allowed 218 home runs this season, ranking them 2nd in the league. Baltimore as a pitching staff has walked 549 batters and struck out 1,131. They have walked 3.7 men per 9 innings while striking out 7.6 per 9. They have a team WHIP of 1.50 and their FIP as a unit is 4.95.
As a team Baltimore is hitting .238, good for 25th in the league. The Orioles hold a .390 team slugging percentage and an on-base percentage of .297, which is good for 29th in baseball. They rank 26th in MLB with 8.1 hits per game. Trey Mancini is hitting .239 with an on-base percentage of .297. He has 129 hits this season in 540 at bats with 53 runs batted in. He has a slugging percentage of .413 and an OPS+ of 95. Adam Jones is hitting .284 this year and he has an on-base percentage of .315. He has totaled 155 hits and he has driven in 58 men in 545 at bats. His OPS+ is 104 while his slugging percentage is at .426. The Orioles have 1,228 hits, including 221 doubles and 179 home runs. Baltimore has walked 393 times so far this season and they have struck out 1,309 times as a unit. They have left 959 men on base and have a team OPS of .687. They score 3.82 runs per contest and have scored a total of 581 runs this year.
Useful Pitching Statistics
New York has a 93-59 overall mark this year. With an earned run average of 4.90, Lance Lynn has a 9-10 record and a 1.53 WHIP this season. He has 153 strikeouts over the 148.2 innings he's pitched. He also has given up 154 hits. He allows 9.3 hits per nine innings and his FIP stands at 3.91. The bullpen has an earned run average of 3.30 and they have given up 449 base hits on the year. Teams are hitting .219 against the Yankees bullpen. Their relievers have struck out 681 batters and walked 203 opposing hitters. As a team, New York allows 8.1 hits per nine innings while striking out 10 batters per nine innings. They are 7th in the league in team earned run average at 3.75. The Yankees pitchers as a team have surrendered 1,226 base knocks and 570 earned runs this season. They have given up 165 home runs this year, which ranks 21st in Major League Baseball. New York as a staff has walked 454 hitters and struck out 1,519 batters. They give up a walk 3 times per 9 innings while they strike out 10 per 9. Their team WHIP is 1.23 while their FIP as a staff is 3.61.
As a team, they are batting .248, good for 15th in the league. The Yankees hold a .448 team slugging percentage and an on-base percentage of .329, which is good for 7th in baseball. They rank 16th in MLB with 8.4 hits per contest. Giancarlo Stanton comes into this matchup batting .262 with an OBP of .338. He has 153 hits this year along with 93 RBI in 585 AB's. He maintains a slugging percentage of .497 with an OPS+ of 121. Miguel Andujar is hitting .295 this season and he has an OBP of .329. He has collected 158 hits in 535 at bats while driving in 84 runs. He has an OPS+ of 123 and a slugging percentage of .520. The Yankees as a unit have 1,282 base hits, including 247 doubles and 247 homers. New York has walked 585 times this year and they have struck out on 1,322 occasions. They have had 1,037 men left on base and have an OPS of .776. They have scored 5.14 runs per game and totaled 782 runs this season.
Who will win tonight's Orioles/Yankees MLB game against the spread?
Tony's Pick: Take the Orioles +250
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