Houston Astros at San Francisco Giants 8/7/2018 Free MLB Parlay
Tuesday, August 7, 2018
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Probable Pitchers: Dallas Keuchel vs. Madison Bumgarner
The Houston Astros visit AT&T Park on Tuesday, August 7, 2018 to play the San Francisco Giants. The probable starters are Dallas Keuchel for the Astros and Madison Bumgarner for the Giants.
The opening line for this matchup has Houston at -122 and San Francisco at +112. The Astros have a 50-57-6 over/under record and a 58-55-0 run line mark. The Giants are 60-53-0 against the run line and have a 53-55-5 over/under record.
Valuable Houston Astros Betting Trends
The Houston Astros are 50-57-6 against the over/under
The Houston Astros are 58-55-0 against the run line
Important San Francisco Giants Betting Trends
The San Francisco Giants are 53-55-5 against the over/under
The San Francisco Giants are 60-53-0 against the run line
Key Houston Astros Injuries
08/06/18 RF George Springer Thumb is downgraded to doubtful Monday vs San Francisco Giants
08/05/18 P Lance McCullers Jr. Elbow 10-day DL (08/05)
08/04/18 P Chris Devenski Hamstring 10-day DL (07/31)
07/28/18 2B Jose Altuve Knee 10-day DL (07/28)
07/03/18 C Brian McCann Knee 10-day DL (07/01)
06/28/18 SS Carlos Correa Back 10-day DL (06/26)
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 Jandel Gustave Elbow 10-day DL (03/26)
Key San Francisco Giants Injuries
07/31/18 P Johnny Cueto Elbow 10-day DL (07/29); is out for season
07/31/18 3B Pablo Sandoval Hamstring 10-day DL (07/31)
07/27/18 1B Brandon Belt Knee 10-day DL (07/26)
07/15/18 P Jeff Samardzija Shoulder 10-day DL (07/15)
06/20/18 P Hunter Strickland Hand 10-day DL (06/20)
05/22/18 P Jose Valdez Elbow 10-day DL (05/22)
03/30/18 P Julian Fernandez Elbow 60-day DL (03/29)
Useful Pitching Statistics
The Astros have a 71-42 overall record this season. Starting pitcher Dallas Keuchel has a 9-9 record with an earned run average of 3.61 and a WHIP of 1.26 this year. He has 105 strikeouts over his 142 innings pitched and he's given up 142 hits. He allows 9 hits per 9 innings and he has a FIP of 3.77. The bullpen has an earned run average of 3.07 and they have given up 252 base hits on the year. Teams are hitting .212 against the bullpen and they've struck out 390 hitters and walked 83 batters. As a team, Houston allows 7 hits per nine innings while striking out 10.6 batters per nine innings. They are 1st in the league in team earned run average at 3.03. The Astros pitchers collectively have given up 793 base hits and 343 earned runs. They have allowed 106 home runs this season, ranking them 28th in the league. Houston as a pitching staff has walked 297 batters and struck out 1,198. They have walked 2.6 men per 9 innings while striking out 10.6 per 9. They have a team WHIP of 1.07 and their FIP as a unit is 3.16.
As a team Houston is hitting .257, good for 5th in the league. The Astros hold a .431 team slugging percentage and an on-base percentage of .331, which is good for 4th in baseball. They rank 6th in MLB with 8.7 hits per game. Yuli Gurriel is hitting .289 with an on-base percentage of .317. He has 107 hits this season in 370 at bats with 56 runs batted in. He has a slugging percentage of .405 and an OPS+ of 102. Alex Bregman is hitting .277 this year and he has an on-base percentage of .382. He has totaled 117 hits and he has driven in 71 men in 422 at bats. His OPS+ is 152 while his slugging percentage is at .524. The Astros have 986 hits, including 207 doubles and 145 home runs. Houston has walked 399 times so far this season and they have struck out 857 times as a unit. They have left 752 men on base and have a team OPS of .762. They score 4.99 runs per contest and have scored a total of 564 runs this year.
Useful Pitching Statistics
San Francisco has a 57-56 overall mark this year. With an earned run average of 2.97, Madison Bumgarner has a 4-4 record and a 1.26 WHIP this year. He has 56 strikeouts over the 66.2 innings he's pitched. He also has given up 57 hits. He allows 7.7 hits per nine innings and his FIP is at 3.72. The bullpen has an earned run average of 3.47 and they have given up 360 base hits on the year. Teams are hitting .232 against the Giants bullpen. Their relievers have struck out 395 batters and walked 148 opposing hitters. As a team, San Francisco allows 8.6 hits per nine innings while striking out 7.8 batters per nine innings. They are 15th in the league in team earned run average at 3.97. The Giants pitchers as a team have surrendered 971 base knocks and 450 earned runs this season. They have given up 104 home runs this year, which ranks 29th in Major League Baseball. San Francisco as a staff has walked 368 hitters and struck out 880 batters. They give up a walk 3.2 times per 9 innings while they strike out 7.8 per 9. Their team WHIP is 1.31 while their FIP as a staff is 3.94.
As a team, they are batting .252, good for 12th in the league. The Giants hold a .393 team slugging percentage and an on-base percentage of .315, which is good for 22nd in baseball. They rank 7th in MLB with 8.7 hits per contest. Brandon Crawford comes into this matchup batting .276 with an OBP of .343. He has 107 hits this year along with 44 RBI in 388 AB's. He maintains a slugging percentage of .425 with an OPS+ of 109. Andrew McCutchen is hitting .265 this season and he has an OBP of .358. He has collected 108 hits in 408 at bats while driving in 46 runs. He has an OPS+ of 113 and a slugging percentage of .424. The Giants as a unit have 983 base hits, including 198 doubles and 105 homers. San Francisco has walked 341 times this year and they have struck out on 991 occasions. They have had 812 men left on base and have an OPS of .708. They have scored 4.05 runs per game and totaled 458 runs this season.
So what is Tonights Parlay prediction?
Parlays Pundit's Pick: Take the Astros -122 and over 7 total runs
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