Seattle Mariners at Los Angeles Angels 7/28/2018 Free MLB Picks and Predictions
Saturday, July 28, 2018
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Probable Pitchers: Felix Hernandez vs. Jaime Barria
Angel Stadium is the site of the matchup between the Seattle Mariners and the Los Angeles Angels on Saturday, July 28, 2018. The probable starting pitchers are Felix Hernandez for the Mariners and Jaime Barria for the Angels.
Seattle opens at +115 while Los Angeles opens at -125. The Mariners have a 48-52-2 over/under record and a 51-51-0 run line mark. The Angels are 46-57-0 against the run line and have a 52-48-3 over/under record.
Valuable Seattle Mariners Betting Trends
The Seattle Mariners are 48-52-2 against the over/under
The Seattle Mariners are 51-51-0 against the run line
Important Los Angeles Angels Betting Trends
The Los Angeles Angels are 52-48-3 against the over/under
The Los Angeles Angels are 46-57-0 against the run line
Key Seattle Mariners Injuries
07/24/18 P James Paxton Back 10-day DL (07/13)
06/09/18 P Dan Altavilla Elbow 10-day DL (06/07)
05/13/18 2B Robinson Cano Suspension 80-game suspension (eligible to return 8/14 vs Oakland Athletics)
05/03/18 RF Ichiro Suzuki Retired is out for season
05/01/18 P Erasmo Ramirez Arm 10-day DL (05/01)
03/26/18 P David Phelps Elbow 60-day DL (03/26)
Key Los Angeles Angels Injuries
07/12/18 P Garrett Richards Forearm 10-day DL (07/11)
07/05/18 LF Chris Young Hamstring 10-day DL (07/04)
06/29/18 SS Zack Cozart Shoulder 60-day DL (06/29)
06/27/18 P John Lamb Elbow 10-day DL (06/27)
06/08/18 3B Kaleb Cowart Ankle 10-day DL (06/07)
05/21/18 P Keynan Middleton Elbow 60-day DL (05/21)
05/21/18 P Matt Shoemaker Forearm 60-day DL (04/01)
05/21/18 C Rene Rivera Knee 60-day DL (05/17)
05/15/18 P Sean Isaac Elbow 10-day DL (05/14)
05/05/18 P JC Ramirez Elbow 60-day DL (04/09)
04/24/18 P Blake Wood Elbow 60-day DL (04/23)
03/26/18 P Alex Meyer Shoulder 60-day DL (02/21)
Useful Pitching Statistics
The Mariners have a 61-41 overall record this season. Starting pitcher Felix Hernandez has a 8-8 record with an earned run average of 5.14 and a WHIP of 1.37 this year. He has 94 strikeouts over his 110.1 innings pitched and he's given up 113 hits. He's allowed 9.2 hits per 9 innings and he has a FIP of 4.65. The bullpen has an earned run average of 3.84 and they have given up 293 base hits on the year. Teams are hitting .237 against the bullpen and they've struck out 349 hitters and walked 100 batters. As a team, Seattle allows 8.5 hits per nine innings while striking out 8.5 batters per nine innings. They are 14th in the league in team earned run average at 3.97. The Mariners pitchers collectively have given up 862 base hits and 403 earned runs. They have allowed 116 home runs this season, ranking them 15th in the league. Seattle as a pitching staff has walked 247 batters and struck out 864. They have walked 2.4 men per 9 innings while striking out 8.5 per 9. They have a team WHIP of 1.21 and their FIP as a unit is 3.89.
As a team Seattle is hitting .256, good for 7th in the league. The Mariners hold a .411 team slugging percentage and an on-base percentage of .317, which is good for 19th in baseball. They rank 11th in MLB with 8.6 hits per game. Jean Segura is hitting .321 with an on-base percentage of .349. He has 125 hits this season in 390 at bats with 49 runs batted in. He has a slugging percentage of .451 and an OPS+ of 123. Dee Gordon is hitting .287 this year and he has an on-base percentage of .306. He has totaled 109 hits and he has driven in 22 men in 380 at bats. His OPS+ is 85 while his slugging percentage is at .353. The Mariners have 880 hits, including 157 doubles and 114 home runs. Seattle has walked 271 times so far this season and they have struck out 775 times as a unit. They have left 675 men on base and have a team OPS of .728. They score 4.21 runs per contest and have scored a total of 429 runs this year.
Useful Pitching Statistics
Los Angeles has a 52-52 overall mark this year. With an earned run average of 3.80, Jaime Barria has a 5-7 record and a 1.23 WHIP this season. He has 54 strikeouts over the 71 innings he's pitched. He also has given up 65 hits. He allows 8.2 hits per nine innings and his FIP stands at 4.98. The bullpen has an earned run average of 3.92 and they have given up 371 base hits on the year. Teams are hitting .251 against the Angels bullpen. Their relievers have struck out 386 batters and walked 163 opposing hitters. As a team, Los Angeles allows 8.3 hits per nine innings while striking out 9 batters per nine innings. They are 10th in the league in team earned run average at 3.85. The Angels pitchers as a team have surrendered 857 base knocks and 398 earned runs this season. They have given up 136 home runs this year, which ranks 5th in Major League Baseball. Los Angeles as a staff has walked 361 hitters and struck out 928 batters. They give up a walk 3.5 times per 9 innings while they strike out 9 per 9. Their team WHIP is 1.31 while their FIP as a staff is 4.35.
As a team, they are batting .246, good for 15th in the league. The Angels hold a .419 team slugging percentage and an on-base percentage of .319, which is good for 16th in baseball. They rank 18th in MLB with 8.4 hits per contest. Andrelton Simmons comes into this matchup batting .307 with an OBP of .363. He has 108 hits this year along with 46 RBI in 352 AB's. He maintains a slugging percentage of .435 with an OPS+ of 122. Mike Trout is hitting .311 this season and he has an OBP of .462. He has collected 110 hits in 354 at bats while driving in 58 runs. He has an OPS+ of 199 and a slugging percentage of .621. The Angels as a unit have 870 base hits, including 163 doubles and 142 homers. Los Angeles has walked 348 times this year and they have struck out on 811 occasions. They have had 718 men left on base and have an OPS of .739. They have scored 4.5 runs per game and totaled 468 runs this season.
Who will win tonight's Mariners/Angels MLB game against the spread?
Josh's Pick: Take the Angels -125
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