Pittsburgh Pirates at Cleveland Indians 7/25/2018 Free MLB Parlay
Wednesday, July 25, 2018
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Probable Pitchers: Jameson Taillon vs. Trevor Bauer
The Pittsburgh Pirates visit Progressive Field on Wednesday, July 25, 2018 to play the Cleveland Indians. The probable starters are Jameson Taillon for the Pirates and Trevor Bauer for the Indians.
The opening line for this matchup has Pittsburgh at +160 and Cleveland at -170. The Pirates have a 49-46-6 over/under record and a 50-51-0 run line mark. The Indians are 46-53-0 against the run line and have a 52-43-4 over/under record.
Valuable Pittsburgh Pirates Betting Trends
The Pittsburgh Pirates are 49-46-6 against the over/under
The Pittsburgh Pirates are 50-51-0 against the run line
Important Cleveland Indians Betting Trends
The Cleveland Indians are 52-43-4 against the over/under
The Cleveland Indians are 46-53-0 against the run line
Key Pittsburgh Pirates Injuries
07/14/18 C Francisco Cervelli Concussion 7-day DL (07/14)
06/29/18 P Chad Kuhl Forearm 10-day DL (06/27)
06/29/18 P Nik Turley Arm 60-day DL (06/29)
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)
Key Cleveland Indians Injuries
07/24/18 DH Edwin Encarnacion Hand is probable Tuesday vs Pittsburgh Pirates
07/10/18 P Josh Tomlin Hamstring 10-day DL (07/10)
07/04/18 RF Lonnie Chisenhall Calf 60-day DL (07/03)
06/20/18 P Evan Marshall Elbow 10-day DL (06/20)
05/26/18 P Andrew Miller Knee 10-day DL (05/26)
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)
03/26/18 P James Hoyt Oblique 10-day DL (03/26)
Useful Pitching Statistics
The Pirates have a 52-49 overall record this season. Starting pitcher Jameson Taillon has a 7-7 record with an earned run average of 3.80 and a WHIP of 1.22 this year. He has 109 strikeouts over his 111.1 innings pitched and he's given up 105 hits. He allows 8.5 hits per 9 innings and he has a FIP of 3.52. The bullpen has an earned run average of 4.22 and they have given up 331 base hits on the year. Teams are hitting .247 against the bullpen and they've struck out 384 hitters and walked 149 batters. As a team, Pittsburgh allows 8.8 hits per nine innings while striking out 8.6 batters per nine innings. They are 18th in the league in team earned run average at 4.22. The Pirates pitchers collectively have given up 874 base hits and 421 earned runs. They have allowed 109 home runs this season, ranking them 19th in the league. Pittsburgh as a pitching staff has walked 318 batters and struck out 854. They have walked 3.2 men per 9 innings while striking out 8.6 per 9. They have a team WHIP of 1.33 and their FIP as a unit is 4.02.
As a team Pittsburgh is hitting .255, good for 10th in the league. The Pirates hold a .417 team slugging percentage and an on-base percentage of .320, which is good for 13th in baseball. They rank 12th in MLB with 8.6 hits per game. Starling Marte is hitting .290 with an on-base percentage of .336. He has 99 hits this season in 341 at bats with 51 runs batted in. He has a slugging percentage of .496 and an OPS+ of 124. Corey Dickerson is hitting .315 this year and he has an on-base percentage of .349. He has totaled 108 hits and he has driven in 42 men in 343 at bats. His OPS+ is 131 while his slugging percentage is at .507. The Pirates have 872 hits, including 176 doubles and 107 home runs. Pittsburgh has walked 306 times so far this season and they have struck out 755 times as a unit. They have left 677 men on base and have a team OPS of .738. They score 4.54 runs per contest and have scored a total of 459 runs this year.
Useful Pitching Statistics
Cleveland has a 54-45 overall mark this year. With an earned run average of 2.44, Trevor Bauer has a 8-6 record and a 1.15 WHIP this year. He has 182 strikeouts over the 140.1 innings he's pitched. He also has given up 114 hits. He allows 7.3 hits per nine innings and his FIP is at 2.27. The bullpen has an earned run average of 5.30 and they have given up 271 base hits on the year. Teams are hitting .254 against the Indians bullpen. Their relievers have struck out 262 batters and walked 88 opposing hitters. As a team, Cleveland allows 8.5 hits per nine innings while striking out 9.1 batters per nine innings. They are 17th in the league in team earned run average at 4.04. The Indians pitchers as a team have surrendered 841 base knocks and 401 earned runs this season. They have given up 131 home runs this year, which ranks 4th in Major League Baseball. Cleveland as a staff has walked 243 hitters and struck out 905 batters. They give up a walk 2.4 times per 9 innings while they strike out 9.1 per 9. Their team WHIP is 1.21 while their FIP as a staff is 3.98.
As a team, they are batting .258, good for 5th in the league. The Indians hold a .442 team slugging percentage and an on-base percentage of .329, which is good for 6th in baseball. They rank 4th in MLB with 9.0 hits per contest. Francisco Lindor comes into this matchup batting .290 with an OBP of .368. He has 117 hits this year along with 63 RBI in 403 AB's. He maintains a slugging percentage of .558 with an OPS+ of 143. Jose Ramirez is hitting .302 this season and he has an OBP of .404. He has collected 112 hits in 371 at bats while driving in 72 runs. He has an OPS+ of 172 and a slugging percentage of .633. The Indians as a unit have 888 base hits, including 201 doubles and 137 homers. Cleveland has walked 330 times this year and they have struck out on 763 occasions. They have had 684 men left on base and have an OPS of .771. They have scored 5.17 runs per game and totaled 512 runs this season.
So what is Tonights Parlay prediction?
Parlays Pundit's Pick: Take the Indians -170 and over 8.5 total runs
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