Houston Astros at Cleveland Indians 5/27/2018 Free MLB Parlay
Sunday, May 27, 2018
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Probable Pitchers: Gerrit Cole vs. Trevor Bauer
The Houston Astros visit Progressive Field on Sunday, May 27, 2018 to play the Cleveland Indians. The probable starters are Gerrit Cole for the Astros and Trevor Bauer for the Indians.
The opening line for this matchup has Houston at +110 and Cleveland at -120. The Astros have a 18-31-3 over/under record and a 30-22-0 run line mark. The Indians are 20-29-0 against the run line and have a 26-22-1 over/under record.
Valuable Houston Astros Betting Trends
The Houston Astros are 18-31-3 against the over/under
The Houston Astros are 30-22-0 against the run line
Important Cleveland Indians Betting Trends
The Cleveland Indians are 26-22-1 against the over/under
The Cleveland Indians are 20-29-0 against the run line
Key Houston Astros Injuries
05/23/18 RF Josh Reddick Infection 10-day DL (05/23)
05/21/18 LF Derek Fisher Intestinal 10-day DL (05/20)
03/30/18 P Brady Rodgers Elbow 10-day DL (03/26)
03/26/18 P James Hoyt Oblique 10-day DL (03/26)
03/26/18 P Jandel Gustave Elbow 10-day DL (03/26)
Key Cleveland Indians Injuries
05/24/18 LF Brandon Guyer Neck 10-day DL (05/20)
05/15/18 CF Bradley Zimmer Chest 10-day DL (05/12)
05/13/18 CF Tyler Naquin Hamstring 10-day DL (05/12)
05/04/18 P Danny Salazar Shoulder 60-day DL (03/26)
05/03/18 P Nick Goody Elbow 10-day DL (05/03)
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 Ryan Merritt Knee 60-day DL (03/26)
Useful Pitching Statistics
The Astros have a 34-18 overall record this season. Starting pitcher Gerrit Cole has a 5-1 record with an earned run average of 1.86 and a WHIP of 0.83 this year. He has 101 strikeouts over his 67.2 innings pitched and he's given up 39 hits. He allows 5.2 hits per 9 innings and he has a FIP of 2.12. The bullpen has an earned run average of 2.63 and they have given up 107 base hits on the year. Teams are hitting .217 against the bullpen and they've struck out 146 hitters and walked 33 batters. As a team, Houston allows 6.4 hits per nine innings while striking out 10.3 batters per nine innings. They are 1st in the league in team earned run average at 2.38. The Astros pitchers collectively have given up 330 base hits and 123 earned runs. They have allowed 39 home runs this season, ranking them 30th in the league. Houston as a pitching staff has walked 127 batters and struck out 534. They have walked 2.5 men per 9 innings while striking out 10.3 per 9. They have a team WHIP of 0.98 and their FIP as a unit is 2.81.
As a team Houston is hitting .260, good for 4th in the league. The Astros hold a .418 team slugging percentage and an on-base percentage of .333, which is good for 4th in baseball. They rank 10th in MLB with 8.8 hits per game. Carlos Correa is hitting .269 with an on-base percentage of .355. He has 49 hits this season in 182 at bats with 33 runs batted in. He has a slugging percentage of .473 and an OPS+ of 133. Jose Altuve is hitting .308 this year and he has an on-base percentage of .358. He has totaled 65 hits and he has driven in 24 men in 211 at bats. His OPS+ is 119 while his slugging percentage is at .412. The Astros have 456 hits, including 102 doubles and 56 home runs. Houston has walked 180 times so far this season and they have struck out 424 times as a unit. They have left 358 men on base and have a team OPS of .751. They score 4.9 runs per contest and have scored a total of 255 runs this year.
Useful Pitching Statistics
Cleveland has a 24-25 overall mark this year. With an earned run average of 2.35, Trevor Bauer has a 4-3 record and a 1.15 WHIP this year. He has 73 strikeouts over the 65 innings he's pitched. He also has given up 52 hits. He allows 7.2 hits per nine innings and his FIP is at 2.71. The bullpen has an earned run average of 6.23 and they have given up 137 base hits on the year. Teams are hitting .266 against the Indians bullpen. Their relievers have struck out 127 batters and walked 48 opposing hitters. As a team, Cleveland allows 8.4 hits per nine innings while striking out 8.6 batters per nine innings. They are 16th in the league in team earned run average at 4.13. The Indians pitchers as a team have surrendered 413 base knocks and 204 earned runs this season. They have given up 67 home runs this year, which ranks 5th in Major League Baseball. Cleveland as a staff has walked 125 hitters and struck out 423 batters. They give up a walk 2.5 times per 9 innings while they strike out 8.6 per 9. Their team WHIP is 1.21 while their FIP as a staff is 4.14.
As a team, they are batting .247, good for 13th in the league. The Indians hold a .425 team slugging percentage and an on-base percentage of .318, which is good for 13th in baseball. They rank 11th in MLB with 8.6 hits per contest. Jose Ramirez comes into this matchup batting .294 with an OBP of .389. He has 55 hits this year along with 35 RBI in 187 AB's. He maintains a slugging percentage of .599 with an OPS+ of 158. Francisco Lindor is hitting .299 this season and he has an OBP of .374. He has collected 61 hits in 204 at bats while driving in 27 runs. He has an OPS+ of 144 and a slugging percentage of .559. The Indians as a unit have 423 base hits, including 92 doubles and 68 homers. Cleveland has walked 161 times this year and they have struck out on 417 occasions. They have had 342 men left on base and have an OPS of .743. They have scored 4.67 runs per game and totaled 229 runs this season.
So what is Tonights Parlay prediction?
Parlays Pundit's Pick: Take the Indians -120 and over 8 total runs
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