Houston Astros at Toronto Blue Jays 9/24/2018 Free MLB Parlay
Monday, September 24, 2018
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Probable Pitchers: Dallas Keuchel vs. Marco Estrada
The Houston Astros visit Rogers Centre on Monday, September 24, 2018 to play the Toronto Blue Jays. The probable starters are Dallas Keuchel for the Astros and Marco Estrada for the Blue Jays.
The opening line for this matchup has Houston at -210 and Toronto at +175. The Astros have a 69-77-8 over/under record and a 79-75-0 run line mark. The Blue Jays are 70-85-0 against the run line and have a 80-68-7 over/under record.
Valuable Houston Astros Betting Trends
The Houston Astros are 69-77-8 against the over/under
The Houston Astros are 79-75-0 against the run line
Important Toronto Blue Jays Betting Trends
The Toronto Blue Jays are 80-68-7 against the over/under
The Toronto Blue Jays are 70-85-0 against the run line
Key Houston Astros Injuries
09/22/18 SS Carlos Correa Back is doubtful Sunday vs Los Angeles Angels
08/05/18 P Lance McCullers Jr. Elbow 10-day DL (08/05)
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 60-day DL (03/26)
Key Toronto Blue Jays Injuries
09/23/18 P Marcus Stroman Blister is out indefinitely
08/08/18 3B Brandon Drury Hand 10-day DL (08/05)
07/08/18 P Rhiner Cruz Groin 60-day DL (07/08)
03/26/18 SS Troy Tulowitzki Foot 60-day DL (03/29)
Useful Pitching Statistics
The Astros have a 97-57 overall record this season. Starting pitcher Dallas Keuchel has a 11-11 record with an earned run average of 3.71 and a WHIP of 1.29 this year. He has 146 strikeouts over his 196.2 innings pitched and he's given up 199 hits. He allows 9.1 hits per 9 innings and he has a FIP of 3.65. The bullpen has an earned run average of 3.11 and they have given up 369 base hits on the year. Teams are hitting .215 against the bullpen and they've struck out 546 hitters and walked 127 batters. As a team, Houston allows 7.2 hits per nine innings while striking out 10.5 batters per nine innings. They are 1st in the league in team earned run average at 3.15. The Astros pitchers collectively have given up 1,113 base hits and 485 earned runs. They have allowed 146 home runs this season, ranking them 28th in the league. Houston as a pitching staff has walked 416 batters and struck out 1,615. They have walked 2.7 men per 9 innings while striking out 10.5 per 9. They have a team WHIP of 1.10 and their FIP as a unit is 3.23.
As a team Houston is hitting .256, good for 6th in the league. The Astros hold a .428 team slugging percentage and an on-base percentage of .331, which is good for 4th in baseball. They rank 9th in MLB with 8.6 hits per game. Alex Bregman is hitting .289 with an on-base percentage of .398. He has 165 hits this season in 571 at bats with 100 runs batted in. He has a slugging percentage of .538 and an OPS+ of 159. Yuli Gurriel is hitting .287 this year and he has an on-base percentage of .321. He has totaled 147 hits and he has driven in 82 men in 513 at bats. His OPS+ is 107 while his slugging percentage is at .425. The Astros have 1,329 hits, including 272 doubles and 195 home runs. Houston has walked 542 times so far this season and they have struck out 1,141 times as a unit. They have left 998 men on base and have a team OPS of .759. They score 5 runs per contest and have scored a total of 770 runs this year.
Useful Pitching Statistics
Toronto has a 71-84 overall mark this year. With an earned run average of 5.57, Marco Estrada has a 7-13 record and a 1.41 WHIP this year. He has 102 strikeouts over the 139 innings he's pitched. He also has given up 147 hits. He allows 9.5 hits per nine innings and his FIP is at 5.31. The bullpen has an earned run average of 4.49 and they have given up 579 base hits on the year. Teams are hitting .259 against the Blue Jays bullpen. Their relievers have struck out 576 batters and walked 213 opposing hitters. As a team, Toronto allows 9.3 hits per nine innings while striking out 8.2 batters per nine innings. They are 27th in the league in team earned run average at 4.85. The Blue Jays pitchers as a team have surrendered 1,416 base knocks and 739 earned runs this season. They have given up 200 home runs this year, which ranks 5th in Major League Baseball. Toronto as a staff has walked 525 hitters and struck out 1,250 batters. They give up a walk 3.4 times per 9 innings while they strike out 8.2 per 9. Their team WHIP is 1.41 while their FIP as a staff is 4.52.
As a team, they are batting .244, good for 19th in the league. The Blue Jays hold a .428 team slugging percentage and an on-base percentage of .312, which is good for 21st in baseball. They rank 20th in MLB with 8.3 hits per contest. Kevin Pillar comes into this matchup batting .247 with an OBP of .277. He has 122 hits this year along with 56 RBI in 494 AB's. He maintains a slugging percentage of .417 with an OPS+ of 89. Justin Smoak is hitting .244 this season and he has an OBP of .354. He has collected 121 hits in 495 at bats while driving in 77 runs. He has an OPS+ of 125 and a slugging percentage of .463. The Blue Jays as a unit have 1,282 base hits, including 310 doubles and 209 homers. Toronto has walked 477 times this year and they have struck out on 1,316 occasions. They have had 992 men left on base and have an OPS of .740. They have scored 4.43 runs per game and totaled 686 runs this season.
So what is Tonights Parlay prediction?
Parlays Pundit's Pick: Take the Astros -210 and over 9 total runs
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