Oakland Athletics at Chicago White Sox 6/23/2018 Free MLB Parlay
Saturday, June 23, 2018
Guaranteed Rate Field
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Probable Pitchers: Daniel Mengden vs. Dylan Covey
The Oakland Athletics visit Guaranteed Rate Field on Saturday, June 23, 2018 to play the Chicago White Sox. The probable starters are Daniel Mengden for the Athletics and Dylan Covey for the White Sox.
The opening line for this matchup has Oakland at -135 and Chicago at +125. The Athletics have a 36-33-5 over/under record and a 34-40-0 run line mark. The White Sox are 37-36-0 against the run line and have a 29-39-5 over/under record.
Valuable Oakland Athletics Betting Trends
The Oakland Athletics are 36-33-5 against the over/under
The Oakland Athletics are 34-40-0 against the run line
Important Chicago White Sox Betting Trends
The Chicago White Sox are 29-39-5 against the over/under
The Chicago White Sox are 37-36-0 against the run line
Key Oakland Athletics Injuries
06/17/18 3B Matt Chapman Hand 10-day DL (06/15)
06/15/18 P Trevor Cahill Achilles 10-day DL (06/11)
06/08/18 CF Boog Powell Knee 60-day DL (04/07)
06/07/18 RF Matt Joyce Back 10-day DL (06/03)
06/06/18 P Daniel Gossett Elbow 10-day DL (06/04)
05/21/18 P Brett Anderson Shoulder 10-day DL (05/19)
05/17/18 P Andrew Triggs Forearm 10-day DL (05/18)
04/28/18 P Ryan Buchter Shoulder 10-day DL (04/26)
03/26/18 P Jharel Cotton Elbow 60-day DL (03/21)
Key Chicago White Sox Injuries
06/14/18 P Nate Jones Arm 10-day DL (06/14)
05/25/18 CF Leury Garcia Knee 10-day DL (05/24)
05/23/18 C Welington Castillo Suspension 80-game Suspension (05/23)
05/21/18 LF Nicky Delmonico Hand 10-day DL (05/19)
04/26/18 RF Avisail Garcia Hamstring 10-day DL (04/24)
04/24/18 P Danny Farquhar Head 60-day DL (04/21)
04/23/18 P Miguel Gonzalez Rotator Cuff 60-day DL (04/23)
Useful Pitching Statistics
The Athletics have a 38-36 overall record this season. Starting pitcher Daniel Mengden has a 6-6 record with an earned run average of 4.06 and a WHIP of 1.14 this year. He has 54 strikeouts over his 88.2 innings pitched and he's given up 83 hits. He allows 8.4 hits per 9 innings and he has a FIP of 4.57. The bullpen has an earned run average of 3.43 and they have given up 240 base hits on the year. Teams are hitting .238 against the bullpen and they've struck out 252 hitters and walked 104 batters. As a team, Oakland allows 8.4 hits per nine innings while striking out 7.4 batters per nine innings. They are 16th in the league in team earned run average at 4. The Athletics pitchers collectively have given up 624 base hits and 298 earned runs. They have allowed 95 home runs this season, ranking them 7th in the league. Oakland as a pitching staff has walked 216 batters and struck out 549. They have walked 2.9 men per 9 innings while striking out 7.4 per 9. They have a team WHIP of 1.25 and their FIP as a unit is 4.37.
As a team Oakland is hitting .241, good for 18th in the league. The Athletics hold a .417 team slugging percentage and an on-base percentage of .311, which is good for 21st in baseball. They rank 16th in MLB with 8.3 hits per game. Marcus Semien is hitting .257 with an on-base percentage of .312. He has 78 hits this season in 303 at bats with 29 runs batted in. He has a slugging percentage of .386 and an OPS+ of 95. Jed Lowrie is hitting .285 this year and he has an on-base percentage of .344. He has totaled 82 hits and he has driven in 47 men in 288 at bats. His OPS+ is 127 while his slugging percentage is at .476. The Athletics have 611 hits, including 133 doubles and 98 home runs. Oakland has walked 235 times so far this season and they have struck out 660 times as a unit. They have left 491 men on base and have a team OPS of .728. They score 4.49 runs per contest and have scored a total of 332 runs this year.
Useful Pitching Statistics
Chicago has a 24-49 overall mark this year. With an earned run average of 2.90, Dylan Covey has a 3-2 record and a 1.41 WHIP this year. He has 35 strikeouts over the 40.1 innings he's pitched. He also has given up 41 hits. He allows 9.1 hits per nine innings and his FIP is at 2.94. The bullpen has an earned run average of 3.88 and they have given up 251 base hits on the year. Teams are hitting .256 against the White Sox bullpen. Their relievers have struck out 262 batters and walked 112 opposing hitters. As a team, Chicago allows 8.8 hits per nine innings while striking out 7.6 batters per nine innings. They are 24th in the league in team earned run average at 4.72. The White Sox pitchers as a team have surrendered 630 base knocks and 336 earned runs this season. They have given up 80 home runs this year, which ranks 18th in Major League Baseball. Chicago as a staff has walked 306 hitters and struck out 538 batters. They give up a walk 4.3 times per 9 innings while they strike out 7.6 per 9. Their team WHIP is 1.46 while their FIP as a staff is 4.65.
As a team, they are batting .237, good for 22nd in the league. The White Sox hold a .392 team slugging percentage and an on-base percentage of .300, which is good for 28th in baseball. They rank 22nd in MLB with 8.0 hits per contest. Carlos Sanchez comes into this matchup batting .256 with an OBP of .306. He has 68 hits this year along with 29 RBI in 266 AB's. He maintains a slugging percentage of .402 with an OPS+ of 96. Jose Abreu is hitting .281 this season and he has an OBP of .334. He has collected 79 hits in 281 at bats while driving in 42 runs. He has an OPS+ of 128 and a slugging percentage of .495. The White Sox as a unit have 583 base hits, including 116 doubles and 74 homers. Chicago has walked 194 times this year and they have struck out on 693 occasions. They have had 472 men left on base and have an OPS of .692. They have scored 3.7 runs per game and totaled 270 runs this season.
So what is Tonights Parlay prediction?
Parlays Pundit's Pick: Take the White Sox +125 and over 9 total runs
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