Pittsburgh Pirates at San Francisco Giants 8/11/2018 Free MLB Parlay
Saturday, August 11, 2018
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Probable Pitchers: Trevor Williams vs. Ty Blach
The Pittsburgh Pirates visit AT&T Park on Saturday, August 11, 2018 to play the San Francisco Giants. The probable starters are Trevor Williams for the Pirates and Ty Blach for the Giants.
The opening line for this matchup has Pittsburgh at and San Francisco at . The Pirates have a 57-52-7 over/under record and a 56-60-0 run line mark. The Giants are 60-56-0 against the run line and have a 54-57-5 over/under record.
Valuable Pittsburgh Pirates Betting Trends
The Pittsburgh Pirates are 57-52-7 against the over/under
The Pittsburgh Pirates are 56-60-0 against the run line
Important San Francisco Giants Betting Trends
The San Francisco Giants are 54-57-5 against the over/under
The San Francisco Giants are 60-56-0 against the run line
Key Pittsburgh Pirates Injuries
08/08/18 RF Sean Rodriguez Abdominal 10-day DL (08/06)
06/29/18 P Chad Kuhl Forearm 60-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 San Francisco Giants Injuries
08/07/18 P Johnny Cueto Elbow is out for season
07/31/18 3B Pablo Sandoval Hamstring 10-day DL (07/31)
07/27/18 1B Brandon Belt Knee 10-day DL (07/26)
07/15/18 P Jeff Samardzija Shoulder 10-day DL (07/15)
06/20/18 P Hunter Strickland Hand 10-day DL (06/20)
05/22/18 P Jose Valdez Elbow 10-day DL (05/22)
03/30/18 P Julian Fernandez Elbow 60-day DL (03/29)
Useful Pitching Statistics
The Pirates have a 60-56 overall record this season. Starting pitcher Trevor Williams has a 9-8 record with an earned run average of 3.88 and a WHIP of 1.27 this year. He has 80 strikeouts over his 116 innings pitched and he's given up 107 hits. He allows 8.3 hits per 9 innings and he has a FIP of 4.34. The bullpen has an earned run average of 4.16 and they have given up 384 base hits on the year. Teams are hitting .250 against the bullpen and they've struck out 423 hitters and walked 174 batters. As a team, Pittsburgh allows 8.9 hits per nine innings while striking out 8.2 batters per nine innings. They are 17th in the league in team earned run average at 4.16. The Pirates pitchers collectively have given up 1,018 base hits and 477 earned runs. They have allowed 121 home runs this season, ranking them 22nd in the league. Pittsburgh as a pitching staff has walked 372 batters and struck out 935. They have walked 3.2 men per 9 innings while striking out 8.2 per 9. They have a team WHIP of 1.35 and their FIP as a unit is 4.09.
As a team Pittsburgh is hitting .255, good for 8th in the league. The Pirates hold a .416 team slugging percentage and an on-base percentage of .320, which is good for 14th in baseball. They rank 10th in MLB with 8.6 hits per game. Starling Marte is hitting .282 with an on-base percentage of .327. He has 111 hits this season in 394 at bats with 55 runs batted in. He has a slugging percentage of .477 and an OPS+ of 117. Josh Harrison is hitting .258 this year and he has an on-base percentage of .300. He has totaled 72 hits and he has driven in 32 men in 279 at bats. His OPS+ is 83 while his slugging percentage is at .373. The Pirates have 1,000 hits, including 199 doubles and 123 home runs. Pittsburgh has walked 349 times so far this season and they have struck out 884 times as a unit. They have left 772 men on base and have a team OPS of .736. They score 4.54 runs per contest and have scored a total of 527 runs this year.
Useful Pitching Statistics
San Francisco has a 57-59 overall mark this year. With an earned run average of 4.28, Ty Blach has a 6-6 record and a 1.53 WHIP this year. He has 52 strikeouts over the 94.2 innings he's pitched. He also has given up 113 hits. He allows 10.7 hits per nine innings and his FIP is at 3.92. The bullpen has an earned run average of 3.57 and they have given up 371 base hits on the year. Teams are hitting .234 against the Giants bullpen. Their relievers have struck out 401 batters and walked 152 opposing hitters. As a team, San Francisco allows 8.6 hits per nine innings while striking out 7.8 batters per nine innings. They are 16th in the league in team earned run average at 3.96. The Giants pitchers as a team have surrendered 997 base knocks and 460 earned runs this season. They have given up 109 home runs this year, which ranks 29th in Major League Baseball. San Francisco as a staff has walked 375 hitters and struck out 904 batters. They give up a walk 3.2 times per 9 innings while they strike out 7.8 per 9. Their team WHIP is 1.31 while their FIP as a staff is 3.95.
As a team, they are batting .249, good for 14th in the league. The Giants hold a .390 team slugging percentage and an on-base percentage of .313, which is good for 23rd in baseball. They rank 11th in MLB with 8.6 hits per contest. Andrew McCutchen comes into this matchup batting .258 with an OBP of .354. He has 108 hits this year along with 46 RBI in 418 AB's. He maintains a slugging percentage of .414 with an OPS+ of 109. Brandon Crawford is hitting .279 this season and he has an OBP of .348. He has collected 111 hits in 398 at bats while driving in 45 runs. He has an OPS+ of 113 and a slugging percentage of .435. The Giants as a unit have 997 base hits, including 202 doubles and 106 homers. San Francisco has walked 349 times this year and they have struck out on 1,017 occasions. They have had 828 men left on base and have an OPS of .703. They have scored 4.01 runs per game and totaled 465 runs this season.
So what is Tonights Parlay prediction?
Parlays Pundit's Pick: Take the Pirates and over 9 total runs
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