Cleveland Indians at Chicago White Sox 6/11/2018 Free MLB Picks and Predictions
Monday, June 11, 2018
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Probable Pitchers: Carlos Carrasco vs. Lucas Giolito
Guaranteed Rate Field is the site of the matchup between the Cleveland Indians and the Chicago White Sox on Monday, June 11, 2018. The probable starting pitchers are Carlos Carrasco for the Indians and Lucas Giolito for the White Sox.
Cleveland opens at -207 while Chicago opens at +192. The Indians have a 33-27-2 over/under record and a 27-35-0 run line mark. The White Sox are 34-28-0 against the run line and have a 26-31-5 over/under record.
Valuable Cleveland Indians Betting Trends
The Cleveland Indians are 33-27-2 against the over/under
The Cleveland Indians are 27-35-0 against the run line
Important Chicago White Sox Betting Trends
The Chicago White Sox are 26-31-5 against the over/under
The Chicago White Sox are 34-28-0 against the run line
Key Cleveland Indians Injuries
05/26/18 P Andrew Miller Knee 10-day DL (05/26)
05/24/18 LF Brandon Guyer Neck 10-day DL (05/20)
05/13/18 CF Tyler Naquin Hamstring 10-day DL (05/12)
05/04/18 P Danny Salazar Shoulder 60-day DL (03/26)
03/26/18 P Cody Anderson Elbow 60-day DL (02/25)
03/26/18 P Ryan Merritt Knee 60-day DL (03/26)
Key Chicago White Sox Injuries
05/25/18 CF Leury Garcia Knee 10-day DL (05/24)
05/23/18 C Welington Castillo Suspension 80-game Suspension (05/23)
05/21/18 LF Nicky Delmonico Hand 10-day DL (05/19)
04/26/18 RF Avisail Garcia Hamstring 10-day DL (04/24)
04/24/18 P Danny Farquhar Head 60-day DL (04/21)
04/23/18 P Miguel Gonzalez Rotator Cuff 60-day DL (04/23)
Useful Pitching Statistics
The Indians have a 33-29 overall record this season. Starting pitcher Carlos Carrasco has a 7-4 record with an earned run average of 4.23 and a WHIP of 1.19 this year. He has 83 strikeouts over his 83 innings pitched and he's given up 79 hits. He's allowed 8.6 hits per 9 innings and he has a FIP of 3.62. The bullpen has an earned run average of 5.82 and they have given up 176 base hits on the year. Teams are hitting .261 against the bullpen and they've struck out 167 hitters and walked 59 batters. As a team, Cleveland allows 8.4 hits per nine innings while striking out 8.9 batters per nine innings. They are 17th in the league in team earned run average at 4.17. The Indians pitchers collectively have given up 531 base hits and 262 earned runs. They have allowed 88 home runs this season, ranking them 4th in the league. Cleveland as a pitching staff has walked 158 batters and struck out 559. They have walked 2.5 men per 9 innings while striking out 8.9 per 9. They have a team WHIP of 1.22 and their FIP as a unit is 4.10.
As a team Cleveland is hitting .251, good for 12th in the league. The Indians hold a .438 team slugging percentage and an on-base percentage of .319, which is good for 13th in baseball. They rank 6th in MLB with 8.8 hits per game. Francisco Lindor is hitting .285 with an on-base percentage of .359. He has 73 hits this season in 256 at bats with 35 runs batted in. He has a slugging percentage of .527 and an OPS+ of 133. Jose Ramirez is hitting .294 this year and he has an on-base percentage of .394. He has totaled 69 hits and he has driven in 43 men in 235 at bats. His OPS+ is 164 while his slugging percentage is at .617. The Indians have 545 hits, including 120 doubles and 92 home runs. Cleveland has walked 200 times so far this season and they have struck out 521 times as a unit. They have left 424 men on base and have a team OPS of .757. They score 4.89 runs per contest and have scored a total of 303 runs this year.
Useful Pitching Statistics
Chicago has a 21-41 overall mark this year. With an earned run average of 7.08, Lucas Giolito has a 4-6 record and a 1.66 WHIP this season. He has 31 strikeouts over the 61 innings he's pitched. He also has given up 62 hits. He allows 9.1 hits per nine innings and his FIP stands at 6.2. The bullpen has an earned run average of 4.00 and they have given up 221 base hits on the year. Teams are hitting .259 against the White Sox bullpen. Their relievers have struck out 222 batters and walked 92 opposing hitters. As a team, Chicago allows 8.9 hits per nine innings while striking out 7.4 batters per nine innings. They are 26th in the league in team earned run average at 4.82. The White Sox pitchers as a team have surrendered 536 base knocks and 292 earned runs this season. They have given up 70 home runs this year, which ranks 16th in Major League Baseball. Chicago as a staff has walked 259 hitters and struck out 451 batters. They give up a walk 4.3 times per 9 innings while they strike out 7.4 per 9. Their team WHIP is 1.46 while their FIP as a staff is 4.71.
As a team, they are batting .243, good for 17th in the league. The White Sox hold a .407 team slugging percentage and an on-base percentage of .305, which is good for 26th in baseball. They rank 20th in MLB with 8.2 hits per contest. Carlos Sanchez comes into this matchup batting .279 with an OBP of .315. He has 63 hits this year along with 27 RBI in 226 AB's. He maintains a slugging percentage of .425 with an OPS+ of 105. Jose Abreu is hitting .295 this season and he has an OBP of .351. He has collected 71 hits in 241 at bats while driving in 37 runs. He has an OPS+ of 139 and a slugging percentage of .519. The White Sox as a unit have 510 base hits, including 102 doubles and 68 homers. Chicago has walked 170 times this year and they have struck out on 578 occasions. They have had 400 men left on base and have an OPS of .712. They have scored 3.89 runs per game and totaled 241 runs this season.
Who will win tonight's Indians/White Sox MLB game against the spread?
Josh's Pick: Take the White Sox +192
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