Cincinnati Reds at Milwaukee Brewers 8/22/2018 Free MLB Parlay
Wednesday, August 22, 2018
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Probable Pitchers: Robert Stephenson vs. Freddy Peralta
The Cincinnati Reds visit Miller Park on Wednesday, August 22, 2018 to play the Milwaukee Brewers. The probable starters are Robert Stephenson for the Reds and Freddy Peralta for the Brewers.
The opening line for this matchup has Cincinnati at +209 and Milwaukee at -227. The Reds have a 65-55-5 over/under record and a 70-55-0 run line mark. The Brewers are 68-59-0 against the run line and have a 60-64-3 over/under record.
Valuable Cincinnati Reds Betting Trends
The Cincinnati Reds are 65-55-5 against the over/under
The Cincinnati Reds are 70-55-0 against the run line
Important Milwaukee Brewers Betting Trends
The Milwaukee Brewers are 60-64-3 against the over/under
The Milwaukee Brewers are 68-59-0 against the run line
Key Cincinnati Reds Injuries
08/17/18 1B Joey Votto Leg 10-day DL (08/16)
07/26/18 LF Jesse Winker Shoulder 60-day DL (07/26)
07/25/18 C Tyler Stephenson Knee 10-day DL (07/23)
07/21/18 2B Alex Blandino Knee 60-day DL (07/21)
07/19/18 LF Scott Schebler Shoulder 10-day DL (07/15)
03/26/18 P Rookie Davis Hip 60-day DL (03/02)
Key Milwaukee Brewers Injuries
08/20/18 1B Eric Thames Knee is "?" Tuesday vs Cincinnati Reds
08/10/18 P Joakim Soria Thigh 10-day DL (08/10)
08/08/18 P Matt Albers Hamstring 10-day DL (08/07)
07/26/18 P Brent Suter Forearm 60-day DL (7/23)
07/03/18 SS Nick Franklin Quad 60-day DL (05/09)
06/01/18 C Stephen Vogt Shoulder is out for season
06/01/18 P Zach Davies Rotator Cuff 10-day DL (06/01)
03/26/18 P Jimmy Nelson Shoulder 60-day DL (03/26)
Useful Pitching Statistics
The Reds have a 55-70 overall record this season. Starting pitcher Robert Stephenson has a 0-1 record with an earned run average of 7.94 and a WHIP of 2.47 this year. He has 6 strikeouts over his 5.2 innings pitched and he's given up 5 hits. He allows 7.9 hits per 9 innings and he has a FIP of 5.81. The bullpen has an earned run average of 4.14 and they have given up 457 base hits on the year. Teams are hitting .252 against the bullpen and they've struck out 408 hitters and walked 192 batters. As a team, Cincinnati allows 9.3 hits per nine innings while striking out 7.6 batters per nine innings. They are 24th in the league in team earned run average at 4.68. The Reds pitchers collectively have given up 1,152 base hits and 582 earned runs. They have allowed 176 home runs this season, ranking them 2nd in the league. Cincinnati as a pitching staff has walked 423 batters and struck out 951. They have walked 3.4 men per 9 innings while striking out 7.6 per 9. They have a team WHIP of 1.41 and their FIP as a unit is 4.71.
As a team Cincinnati is hitting .258, good for 5th in the league. The Reds hold a .405 team slugging percentage and an on-base percentage of .335, which is good for 3rd in baseball. They rank 5th in MLB with 8.9 hits per game. Jose Peraza is hitting .290 with an on-base percentage of .333. He has 142 hits this season in 489 at bats with 42 runs batted in. He has a slugging percentage of .409 and an OPS+ of 99. Scooter Gennett is hitting .312 this year and he has an on-base percentage of .360. He has totaled 143 hits and he has driven in 72 men in 459 at bats. His OPS+ is 127 while his slugging percentage is at .490. The Reds have 1,108 hits, including 204 doubles and 130 home runs. Cincinnati has walked 455 times so far this season and they have struck out 1,043 times as a unit. They have left 937 men on base and have a team OPS of .740. They score 4.53 runs per contest and have scored a total of 566 runs this year.
Useful Pitching Statistics
Milwaukee has a 70-57 overall mark this year. With an earned run average of 4.48, Freddy Peralta has a 5-4 record and a 1.17 WHIP this year. He has 79 strikeouts over the 62.1 innings he's pitched. He also has given up 37 hits. He allows 5.3 hits per nine innings and his FIP is at 3.8. The bullpen has an earned run average of 3.76 and they have given up 403 base hits on the year. Teams are hitting .234 against the Brewers bullpen. Their relievers have struck out 512 batters and walked 190 opposing hitters. As a team, Milwaukee allows 7.8 hits per nine innings while striking out 8.7 batters per nine innings. They are 13th in the league in team earned run average at 3.89. The Brewers pitchers as a team have surrendered 981 base knocks and 489 earned runs this season. They have given up 145 home runs this year, which ranks 15th in Major League Baseball. Milwaukee as a staff has walked 448 hitters and struck out 1,095 batters. They give up a walk 3.6 times per 9 innings while they strike out 8.7 per 9. Their team WHIP is 1.26 while their FIP as a staff is 4.21.
As a team, they are batting .249, good for 16th in the league. The Brewers hold a .414 team slugging percentage and an on-base percentage of .317, which is good for 17th in baseball. They rank 17th in MLB with 8.4 hits per contest. Christian Yelich comes into this matchup batting .308 with an OBP of .371. He has 136 hits this year along with 62 RBI in 441 AB's. He maintains a slugging percentage of .522 with an OPS+ of 135. Lorenzo Cain is hitting .304 this season and he has an OBP of .396. He has collected 124 hits in 408 at bats while driving in 31 runs. He has an OPS+ of 119 and a slugging percentage of .424. The Brewers as a unit have 1,072 base hits, including 194 doubles and 160 homers. Milwaukee has walked 398 times this year and they have struck out on 1,148 occasions. They have had 851 men left on base and have an OPS of .731. They have scored 4.37 runs per game and totaled 555 runs this season.
So what is Tonights Parlay prediction?
Parlays Pundit's Pick: Take the Reds +209 and over 9 total runs
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