Cleveland Indians at Baltimore Orioles 4/23/2018 Free MLB Parlay
Monday, April 23, 2018
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Probable Pitchers: Carlos Carrasco vs. Kevin Gausman
The Cleveland Indians visit Oriole Park on Monday, April 23, 2018 to play the Baltimore Orioles. The probable starters are Carlos Carrasco for the Indians and Kevin Gausman for the Orioles.
The opening line for this matchup has Cleveland at -227 and Baltimore at +209. The Indians have a 5-13-0 over/under record and a 7-11-0 run line mark. The Orioles are 7-14-0 against the run line and have a 9-12-0 over/under record.
Valuable Cleveland Indians Betting Trends
The Cleveland Indians are 5-13-0 against the over/under
The Cleveland Indians are 7-11-0 against the run line
Important Baltimore Orioles Betting Trends
The Baltimore Orioles are 9-12-0 against the over/under
The Baltimore Orioles are 7-14-0 against the run line
Key Cleveland Indians Injuries
04/08/18 RF Lonnie Chisenhall Calf 10-day DL (04/08)
03/26/18 P Cody Anderson Elbow 60-day DL (02/25)
03/26/18 P Danny Salazar Shoulder 10-day DL (03/26)
03/26/18 3B Giovanny Urshela Hamstring 10-day DL (03/26)
03/26/18 P Ryan Merritt Knee 10-day DL (03/26)
Key Baltimore Orioles Injuries
04/22/18 LF Trey Mancini Knee is not in the starting lineup Sunday vs Cleveland Indians
04/14/18 2B Jonathan Schoop Side 10-day DL (04/14)
04/07/18 LF Colby Rasmus Hip 10-day DL (04/07)
03/29/18 P Gabriel Ynoa Shin 10-day DL (03/26)
03/29/18 DH Mark Trumbo Quad 10-day DL (03/26)
03/26/18 P Zach Britton Achilles 60-day DL (02/15)
Useful Pitching Statistics
The Indians have a 10-8 overall record this season. Starting pitcher Carlos Carrasco has a 3-0 record with an earned run average of 2.60 and a WHIP of 0.80 this year. He has 21 strikeouts over his 27.2 innings pitched and he's given up 18 hits. He allows 5.9 hits per 9 innings and he has a FIP of 3.47. The bullpen has an earned run average of 2.74 and they have given up 38 base hits on the year. Teams are hitting .204 against the bullpen and they've struck out 48 hitters and walked 12 batters. As a team, Cleveland allows 6.6 hits per nine innings while striking out 8.1 batters per nine innings. They are 2nd in the league in team earned run average at 2.64. The Indians pitchers collectively have given up 123 base hits and 49 earned runs. They have allowed 17 home runs this season, ranking them 23rd in the league. Cleveland as a pitching staff has walked 43 batters and struck out 150. They have walked 2.3 men per 9 innings while striking out 8.1 per 9. They have a team WHIP of 0.99 and their FIP as a unit is 3.61.
As a team Cleveland is hitting .211, good for 30th in the league. The Indians hold a .353 team slugging percentage and an on-base percentage of .285, which is good for 30th in baseball. They rank 29th in MLB with 7.3 hits per game. Bradley Zimmer is hitting .250 with an on-base percentage of .278. He has 13 hits this season in 52 at bats with 3 runs batted in. He has a slugging percentage of .346 and an OPS+ of 69. Michael Brantley is hitting .341 this year and he has an on-base percentage of .372. He has totaled 14 hits and he has driven in 7 men in 41 at bats. His OPS+ is 133 while his slugging percentage is at .488. The Indians have 131 hits, including 22 doubles and 22 home runs. Cleveland has walked 56 times so far this season and they have struck out 153 times as a unit. They have left 124 men on base and have a team OPS of .637. They score 3.39 runs per contest and have scored a total of 61 runs this year.
Useful Pitching Statistics
Baltimore has a 6-15 overall mark this year. With an earned run average of 5.57, Kevin Gausman has a 1-1 record and a 1.57 WHIP this year. He has 19 strikeouts over the 21 innings he's pitched. He also has given up 27 hits. He allows 11.6 hits per nine innings and his FIP is at 6.05. The bullpen has an earned run average of 4.37 and they have given up 77 base hits on the year. Teams are hitting .245 against the Orioles bullpen. Their relievers have struck out 76 batters and walked 40 opposing hitters. As a team, Baltimore allows 9.9 hits per nine innings while striking out 8.3 batters per nine innings. They are 26th in the league in team earned run average at 4.86. The Orioles pitchers as a team have surrendered 208 base knocks and 102 earned runs this season. They have given up 30 home runs this year, which ranks 3rd in Major League Baseball. Baltimore as a staff has walked 81 hitters and struck out 175 batters. They give up a walk 3.9 times per 9 innings while they strike out 8.3 per 9. Their team WHIP is 1.53 while their FIP as a staff is 4.84.
As a team, they are batting .216, good for 29th in the league. The Orioles hold a .357 team slugging percentage and an on-base percentage of .288, which is good for 28th in baseball. They rank 27th in MLB with 7.5 hits per contest. Manny Machado comes into this matchup batting .337 with an OBP of .421. He has 28 hits this year along with 15 RBI in 83 AB's. He maintains a slugging percentage of .639 with an OPS+ of 194. Adam Jones is hitting .239 this season and he has an OBP of .250. He has collected 21 hits in 88 at bats while driving in 12 runs. He has an OPS+ of 79 and a slugging percentage of .398. The Orioles as a unit have 157 base hits, including 37 doubles and 21 homers. Baltimore has walked 70 times this year and they have struck out on 219 occasions. They have had 150 men left on base and have an OPS of .645. They have scored 3.29 runs per game and totaled 69 runs this season.
So what is Tonights Parlay prediction?
Parlays Pundit's Pick: Take the Orioles +209 and over 8 total runs
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