Milwaukee Brewers at Pittsburgh Pirates 7/15/2018 Free MLB Parlay
Sunday, July 15, 2018
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Probable Pitchers: Jhoulys Chacin vs. Joe Musgrove
The Milwaukee Brewers visit PNC Park on Sunday, July 15, 2018 to play the Pittsburgh Pirates. The probable starters are Jhoulys Chacin for the Brewers and Joe Musgrove for the Pirates.
The opening line for this matchup has Milwaukee at -111 and Pittsburgh at +101. The Brewers have a 42-50-3 over/under record and a 51-44-0 run line mark. The Pirates are 44-50-0 against the run line and have a 46-42-6 over/under record.
Valuable Milwaukee Brewers Betting Trends
The Milwaukee Brewers are 42-50-3 against the over/under
The Milwaukee Brewers are 51-44-0 against the run line
Important Pittsburgh Pirates Betting Trends
The Pittsburgh Pirates are 46-42-6 against the over/under
The Pittsburgh Pirates are 44-50-0 against the run line
Key Milwaukee Brewers Injuries
07/13/18 P Brent Suter Forearm 10-day DL (07/03) expected to start Saturday vs Pittsburgh Pirates
07/08/18 C Manny Pina Biceps 10-day DL (07/07)
07/08/18 LF Ryan Braun Back 10-day DL (07/08)
07/03/18 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 55-40 overall record this season. Starting pitcher Jhoulys Chacin has a 8-3 record with an earned run average of 3.78 and a WHIP of 1.31 this year. He has 86 strikeouts over his 109.2 innings pitched and he's given up 97 hits. He allows 8 hits per 9 innings and he has a FIP of 3.85. The bullpen has an earned run average of 3.17 and they have given up 279 base hits on the year. Teams are hitting .219 against the bullpen and they've struck out 388 hitters and walked 142 batters. As a team, Milwaukee allows 7.6 hits per nine innings while striking out 8.8 batters per nine innings. They are 5th in the league in team earned run average at 3.61. The Brewers pitchers collectively have given up 715 base hits and 341 earned runs. They have allowed 93 home runs this season, ranking them 24th in the league. Milwaukee as a pitching staff has walked 339 batters and struck out 827. 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 .285 with an on-base percentage of .359. He has 87 hits this season in 305 at bats with 42 runs batted in. He has a slugging percentage of .452 and an OPS+ of 116. Lorenzo Cain is hitting .294 this year and he has an on-base percentage of .398. He has totaled 84 hits and he has driven in 27 men in 286 at bats. His OPS+ is 122 while his slugging percentage is at .430. The Brewers have 780 hits, including 145 doubles and 123 home runs. Milwaukee has walked 307 times so far this season and they have struck out 873 times as a unit. They have left 628 men on base and have a team OPS of .725. They score 4.39 runs per contest and have scored a total of 417 runs this year.
Useful Pitching Statistics
Pittsburgh has a 45-49 overall mark this year. With an earned run average of 3.77, Joe Musgrove has a 3-4 record and a 1.37 WHIP this year. He has 45 strikeouts over the 45.1 innings he's pitched. He also has given up 50 hits. He allows 9.9 hits per nine innings and his FIP is at 3.36. The bullpen has an earned run average of 4.37 and they have given up 316 base hits on the year. Teams are hitting .248 against the Pirates bullpen. Their relievers have struck out 358 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 21st in the league in team earned run average at 4.37. The Pirates pitchers as a team have surrendered 822 base knocks and 407 earned runs this season. They have given up 107 home runs this year, which ranks 18th in Major League Baseball. Pittsburgh as a staff has walked 298 hitters and struck out 802 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 4.08.
As a team, they are batting .250, good for 12th in the league. The Pirates hold a .403 team slugging percentage and an on-base percentage of .318, which is good for 15th in baseball. They rank 14th in MLB with 8.5 hits per contest. Starling Marte comes into this matchup batting .284 with an OBP of .334. He has 88 hits this year along with 41 RBI in 310 AB's. He maintains a slugging percentage of .465 with an OPS+ of 117. Corey Dickerson is hitting .308 this season and he has an OBP of .343. He has collected 97 hits in 315 at bats while driving in 35 runs. He has an OPS+ of 119 and a slugging percentage of .463. The Pirates as a unit have 795 base hits, including 164 doubles and 89 homers. Pittsburgh has walked 291 times this year and they have struck out on 709 occasions. They have had 636 men left on base and have an OPS of .720. They have scored 4.36 runs per game and totaled 410 runs this season.
So what is Tonights Parlay prediction?
Parlays Pundit's Pick: Take the Brewers -111 and over 9 total runs
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