Cincinnati Reds at Milwaukee Brewers 4/18/2018 Free MLB Parlay
Wednesday, April 18, 2018
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Probable Pitchers: Tyler Mahle vs. Zach Davies
The Cincinnati Reds visit Miller Park on Wednesday, April 18, 2018 to play the Milwaukee Brewers. The probable starters are Tyler Mahle for the Reds and Zach Davies for the Brewers.
The opening line for this matchup has Cincinnati at +145 and Milwaukee at -155. The Reds have a 7-9-0 over/under record and a 7-9-0 run line mark. The Brewers are 8-9-0 against the run line and have a 8-9-0 over/under record.
Valuable Cincinnati Reds Betting Trends
The Cincinnati Reds are 7-9-0 against the over/under
The Cincinnati Reds are 7-9-0 against the run line
Important Milwaukee Brewers Betting Trends
The Milwaukee Brewers are 8-9-0 against the over/under
The Milwaukee Brewers are 8-9-0 against the run line
Key Cincinnati Reds Injuries
04/10/18 LF Scott Schebler Elbow 10-day DL (04/06)
04/10/18 3B Eugenio Suarez Thumb 10-day DL (04/09)
03/30/18 P Michael Lorenzen Shoulder 10-day DL (03/29)
03/30/18 P David Hernandez Shoulder 10-day DL (03/29)
03/26/18 P Rookie Davis Hip 60-day DL (03/02)
03/26/18 P Anthony DeSclafani Oblique 60-day DL (03/29)
03/26/18 P Kevin Shackelford Forearm 10-day DL (03/29)
Key Milwaukee Brewers Injuries
04/17/18 1B Eric Thames Hip is "?" Tuesday vs Cincinnati Reds
04/16/18 1B Ryan Braun Back is "?" Tuesday vs Cincinnati Reds
04/08/18 LF Christian Yelich Oblique 10-day DL (04/05)
04/06/18 P Corey Knebel Hamstring 10-day DL (04/06)
03/29/18 P Boone Logan Triceps 10-day DL (03/26)
03/29/18 C Stephen Vogt Shoulder 10-day DL (03/26)
03/26/18 P Jimmy Nelson Shoulder 60-day DL (03/26)
Useful Pitching Statistics
The Reds have a 3-13 overall record this season. Starting pitcher Tyler Mahle has a 1-2 record with an earned run average of 5.63 and a WHIP of 1.38 this year. He has 14 strikeouts over his 16 innings pitched and he's given up 19 hits. He allows 10.7 hits per 9 innings and he has a FIP of 5.34. The bullpen has an earned run average of 5.72 and they have given up 52 base hits on the year. Teams are hitting .242 against the bullpen and they've struck out 55 hitters and walked 36 batters. As a team, Cincinnati allows 8.7 hits per nine innings while striking out 7.7 batters per nine innings. They are 30th in the league in team earned run average at 5.78. The Reds pitchers collectively have given up 137 base hits and 91 earned runs. They have allowed 26 home runs this season, ranking them 2nd in the league. Cincinnati as a pitching staff has walked 68 batters and struck out 121. They have walked 4.3 men per 9 innings while striking out 7.7 per 9. They have a team WHIP of 1.45 and their FIP as a unit is 5.13.
As a team Cincinnati is hitting .233, good for 18th in the league. The Reds hold a .339 team slugging percentage and an on-base percentage of .310, which is good for 18th in baseball. They rank 17th in MLB with 7.9 hits per game. Joey Votto is hitting .250 with an on-base percentage of .292. He has 15 hits this season in 60 at bats with 5 runs batted in. He has a slugging percentage of .267 and an OPS+ of 57. Scooter Gennett is hitting .303 this year and he has an on-base percentage of .333. He has totaled 20 hits and he has driven in 5 men in 66 at bats. His OPS+ is 98 while his slugging percentage is at .379. The Reds have 126 hits, including 22 doubles and 11 home runs. Cincinnati has walked 55 times so far this season and they have struck out 150 times as a unit. They have left 118 men on base and have a team OPS of .649. They score 3.38 runs per contest and have scored a total of 54 runs this year.
Useful Pitching Statistics
Milwaukee has a 8-9 overall mark this year. With an earned run average of 6.75, Zach Davies has a 0-2 record and a 1.50 WHIP this year. He has 18 strikeouts over the 16 innings he's pitched. He also has given up 19 hits. He allows 10.7 hits per nine innings and his FIP is at 5.21. The bullpen has an earned run average of 3.41 and they have given up 59 base hits on the year. Teams are hitting .223 against the Brewers bullpen. Their relievers have struck out 84 batters and walked 32 opposing hitters. As a team, Milwaukee allows 8.5 hits per nine innings while striking out 8.8 batters per nine innings. They are 18th in the league in team earned run average at 4.08. The Brewers pitchers as a team have surrendered 148 base knocks and 71 earned runs this season. They have given up 18 home runs this year, which ranks 11th in Major League Baseball. Milwaukee as a staff has walked 63 hitters and struck out 153 batters. They give up a walk 3.6 times per 9 innings while they strike out 8.8 per 9. Their team WHIP is 1.35 while their FIP as a staff is 4.01.
As a team, they are batting .236, good for 14th in the league. The Brewers hold a .373 team slugging percentage and an on-base percentage of .297, which is good for 24th in baseball. They rank 12th in MLB with 8.3 hits per contest. Lorenzo Cain comes into this matchup batting .271 with an OBP of .353. He has 16 hits this year along with 5 RBI in 59 AB's. He maintains a slugging percentage of .390 with an OPS+ of 105. Christian Yelich is hitting .385 this season and he has an OBP of .407. He has collected 10 hits in 26 at bats while driving in 5 runs. He has an OPS+ of 168 and a slugging percentage of .577. The Brewers as a unit have 141 base hits, including 28 doubles and 18 homers. Milwaukee has walked 47 times this year and they have struck out on 162 occasions. They have had 124 men left on base and have an OPS of .670. They have scored 3.53 runs per game and totaled 60 runs this season.
So what is Tonights Parlay prediction?
Parlays Pundit's Pick: Take the Reds +145 and over 9 total runs
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