Minnesota Twins at Cleveland Indians 6/16/2018 Free MLB Parlay
Saturday, June 16, 2018
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Probable Pitchers: Fernando Romero vs. Carlos Carrasco
The Minnesota Twins visit Progressive Field on Saturday, June 16, 2018 to play the Cleveland Indians. The probable starters are Fernando Romero for the Twins and Carlos Carrasco for the Indians.
The opening line for this matchup has Minnesota at +194 and Cleveland at -210. The Twins have a 29-34-2 over/under record and a 37-28-0 run line mark. The Indians are 30-37-0 against the run line and have a 34-31-2 over/under record.
Valuable Minnesota Twins Betting Trends
The Minnesota Twins are 29-34-2 against the over/under
The Minnesota Twins are 37-28-0 against the run line
Important Cleveland Indians Betting Trends
The Cleveland Indians are 34-31-2 against the over/under
The Cleveland Indians are 30-37-0 against the run line
Key Minnesota Twins Injuries
06/14/18 1B Joe Mauer Neck 10-day DL (05/19) expected to be activated Friday vs Cleveland Indians
06/10/18 C Jason Castro Knee is out for season
05/31/18 CF Byron Buxton Toe 10-day DL (05/30)
05/06/18 P Ervin Santana Finger 60-day DL (03/29)
03/28/18 SS Jorge Polanco Suspension 80-game suspension (eligible to return 06/30 vs Chicago Cubs)
03/26/18 P Michael Pineda Elbow 60-day DL (03/26)
03/26/18 P Trevor May Elbow 60-day DL (03/26)
Key Cleveland Indians Injuries
05/26/18 P Andrew Miller Knee 10-day DL (05/26)
05/13/18 CF Tyler Naquin Hamstring 10-day DL (05/12)
05/04/18 P Danny Salazar Shoulder 60-day DL (03/26)
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 Twins have a 29-36 overall record this season. Starting pitcher Fernando Romero has a 3-2 record with an earned run average of 3.92 and a WHIP of 1.36 this year. He has 39 strikeouts over his 41.1 innings pitched and he's given up 40 hits. He allows 8.7 hits per 9 innings and he has a FIP of 3.74. The bullpen has an earned run average of 4.14 and they have given up 235 base hits on the year. Teams are hitting .257 against the bullpen and they've struck out 229 hitters and walked 77 batters. As a team, Minnesota allows 8.5 hits per nine innings while striking out 8.9 batters per nine innings. They are 19th in the league in team earned run average at 4.16. The Twins pitchers collectively have given up 557 base hits and 273 earned runs. They have allowed 82 home runs this season, ranking them 11th in the league. Minnesota as a pitching staff has walked 220 batters and struck out 586. They have walked 3.4 men per 9 innings while striking out 8.9 per 9. They have a team WHIP of 1.32 and their FIP as a unit is 4.19.
As a team Minnesota is hitting .238, good for 21st in the league. The Twins hold a .401 team slugging percentage and an on-base percentage of .312, which is good for 19th in baseball. They rank 20th in MLB with 8.1 hits per game. Eddie Rosario is hitting .310 with an on-base percentage of .348. He has 80 hits this season in 258 at bats with 43 runs batted in. He has a slugging percentage of .550 and an OPS+ of 144. Eduardo Escobar is hitting .290 this year and he has an on-base percentage of .340. He has totaled 70 hits and he has driven in 42 men in 241 at bats. His OPS+ is 145 while his slugging percentage is at .564. The Twins have 529 hits, including 142 doubles and 68 home runs. Minnesota has walked 232 times so far this season and they have struck out 559 times as a unit. They have left 439 men on base and have a team OPS of .713. They score 4.22 runs per contest and have scored a total of 274 runs this year.
Useful Pitching Statistics
Cleveland has a 36-31 overall mark this year. With an earned run average of 3.90, Carlos Carrasco has a 8-4 record and a 1.13 WHIP this year. He has 94 strikeouts over the 90 innings he's pitched. He also has given up 81 hits. He allows 8.1 hits per nine innings and his FIP is at 3.39. The bullpen has an earned run average of 5.53 and they have given up 178 base hits on the year. Teams are hitting .254 against the Indians bullpen. Their relievers have struck out 179 batters and walked 61 opposing hitters. As a team, Cleveland allows 8.2 hits per nine innings while striking out 9.1 batters per nine innings. They are 15th in the league in team earned run average at 4.03. The Indians pitchers as a team have surrendered 557 base knocks and 273 earned runs this season. They have given up 92 home runs this year, which ranks 5th in Major League Baseball. Cleveland as a staff has walked 167 hitters and struck out 618 batters. They give up a walk 2.5 times per 9 innings while they strike out 9.1 per 9. Their team WHIP is 1.19 while their FIP as a staff is 3.96.
As a team, they are batting .252, good for 10th in the league. The Indians hold a .436 team slugging percentage and an on-base percentage of .320, which is good for 13th in baseball. They rank 7th in MLB with 8.8 hits per contest. Francisco Lindor comes into this matchup batting .295 with an OBP of .367. He has 82 hits this year along with 36 RBI in 278 AB's. He maintains a slugging percentage of .540 with an OPS+ of 138. Jose Ramirez is hitting .292 this season and he has an OBP of .384. He has collected 75 hits in 257 at bats while driving in 46 runs. He has an OPS+ of 160 and a slugging percentage of .611. The Indians as a unit have 591 base hits, including 133 doubles and 96 homers. Cleveland has walked 213 times this year and they have struck out on 556 occasions. They have had 463 men left on base and have an OPS of .756. They have scored 4.84 runs per game and totaled 324 runs this season.
So what is Tonights Parlay prediction?
Parlays Pundit's Pick: Take the Indians -210 and over 8.5 total runs
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