Milwaukee Brewers at Pittsburgh Pirates 7/14/2018 Free MLB Parlay
Saturday, July 14, 2018
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Probable Pitchers: Chase Anderson vs. Ivan Nova
The Milwaukee Brewers visit PNC Park on Saturday, July 14, 2018 to play the Pittsburgh Pirates. The probable starters are Chase Anderson for the Brewers and Ivan Nova for the Pirates.
The opening line for this matchup has Milwaukee at -147 and Pittsburgh at +125. The Brewers have a 41-50-3 over/under record and a 51-43-0 run line mark. The Pirates are 43-50-0 against the run line and have a 45-42-6 over/under record.
Valuable Milwaukee Brewers Betting Trends
The Milwaukee Brewers are 41-50-3 against the over/under
The Milwaukee Brewers are 51-43-0 against the run line
Important Pittsburgh Pirates Betting Trends
The Pittsburgh Pirates are 45-42-6 against the over/under
The Pittsburgh Pirates are 43-50-0 against the run line
Key Milwaukee Brewers Injuries
07/08/18 C Manny Pina Biceps 10-day DL (07/07)
07/08/18 LF Ryan Braun Back 10-day DL (07/08)
07/06/18 P Brent Suter Forearm 10-day DL (07/03)
07/03/18 SS Nick Franklin Quad 60-day DL (05/09)
06/13/18 P Matt Albers Shoulder 10-day DL (06/12)
06/01/18 C Stephen Vogt Shoulder is out for season
06/01/18 P Zach Davies Rotator Cuff 10-day DL (06/01)
03/26/18 P Jimmy Nelson Shoulder 60-day DL (03/26)
Key Pittsburgh Pirates Injuries
06/29/18 P Chad Kuhl Forearm 10-day DL (06/27)
06/29/18 P Nik Turley Arm 60-day DL (06/29)
06/28/18 RF Sean Rodriguez Quad 10-day DL (06/25)
03/26/18 P A.J. Schugel Shoulder 60-day DL (03/26)
03/26/18 P Nick Burdi Elbow 60-day DL (02/20)
Useful Pitching Statistics
The Brewers have a 55-39 overall record this season. Starting pitcher Chase Anderson has a 6-6 record with an earned run average of 3.81 and a WHIP of 1.15 this year. He has 77 strikeouts over his 99.1 innings pitched and he's given up 76 hits. He allows 6.9 hits per 9 innings and he has a FIP of 5.13. The bullpen has an earned run average of 3.18 and they have given up 276 base hits on the year. Teams are hitting .219 against the bullpen and they've struck out 385 hitters and walked 142 batters. As a team, Milwaukee allows 7.5 hits per nine innings while striking out 8.8 batters per nine innings. They are 7th in the league in team earned run average at 3.57. The Brewers pitchers collectively have given up 703 base hits and 334 earned runs. They have allowed 92 home runs this season, ranking them 25th in the league. Milwaukee as a pitching staff has walked 337 batters and struck out 820. They have walked 3.6 men per 9 innings while striking out 8.8 per 9. They have a team WHIP of 1.24 and their FIP as a unit is 3.93.
As a team Milwaukee is hitting .244, good for 19th in the league. The Brewers hold a .410 team slugging percentage and an on-base percentage of .315, which is good for 20th in baseball. They rank 22nd in MLB with 8.2 hits per game. Christian Yelich is hitting .289 with an on-base percentage of .363. He has 87 hits this season in 301 at bats with 42 runs batted in. He has a slugging percentage of .458 and an OPS+ of 118. Lorenzo Cain is hitting .294 this year and he has an on-base percentage of .399. He has totaled 83 hits and he has driven in 27 men in 282 at bats. His OPS+ is 123 while his slugging percentage is at .433. The Brewers have 771 hits, including 145 doubles and 121 home runs. Milwaukee has walked 306 times so far this season and they have struck out 863 times as a unit. They have left 622 men on base and have a team OPS of .725. They score 4.4 runs per contest and have scored a total of 414 runs this year.
Useful Pitching Statistics
Pittsburgh has a 44-49 overall mark this year. With an earned run average of 4.50, Ivan Nova has a 5-6 record and a 1.27 WHIP this year. He has 76 strikeouts over the 98 innings he's pitched. He also has given up 107 hits. He allows 9.8 hits per nine innings and his FIP is at 4.74. The bullpen has an earned run average of 4.41 and they have given up 312 base hits on the year. Teams are hitting .248 against the Pirates bullpen. Their relievers have struck out 357 batters and walked 142 opposing hitters. As a team, Pittsburgh allows 8.8 hits per nine innings while striking out 8.6 batters per nine innings. They are 22nd in the league in team earned run average at 4.39. The Pirates pitchers as a team have surrendered 813 base knocks and 404 earned runs this season. They have given up 105 home runs this year, which ranks 18th in Major League Baseball. Pittsburgh as a staff has walked 297 hitters and struck out 792 batters. They give up a walk 3.2 times per 9 innings while they strike out 8.6 per 9. Their team WHIP is 1.34 while their FIP as a staff is 4.07.
As a team, they are batting .249, good for 12th in the league. The Pirates hold a .400 team slugging percentage and an on-base percentage of .317, which is good for 15th in baseball. They rank 15th in MLB with 8.4 hits per contest. Starling Marte comes into this matchup batting .284 with an OBP of .335. He has 87 hits this year along with 41 RBI in 306 AB's. He maintains a slugging percentage of .467 with an OPS+ of 118. Corey Dickerson is hitting .305 this season and he has an OBP of .341. He has collected 95 hits in 311 at bats while driving in 35 runs. He has an OPS+ of 117 and a slugging percentage of .457. The Pirates as a unit have 783 base hits, including 160 doubles and 88 homers. Pittsburgh has walked 289 times this year and they have struck out on 702 occasions. They have had 631 men left on base and have an OPS of .717. They have scored 4.33 runs per game and totaled 403 runs this season.
So what is Tonights Parlay prediction?
Parlays Pundit's Pick: Take the Brewers -147 and over 9 total runs
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