Cincinnati Reds at Washington Nationals MLB Parlay 8/14/2019
Wednesday, August 14, 2019
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Probable Pitchers: Trevor Bauer vs. Stephen Strasburg
Joey Votto and the Cincinnati Reds (56-61, 4th in NL Central) head to Nationals Park on Wednesday where they'll meet the Washington Nationals (63-55, 2nd in NL East).
The Reds have been decent for oddsmakers, having gone 56-61-0 SU. The Nationals cover 53.4% of the time, going 63-55-0 straight up.
Valuable Cincinnati Reds Betting Trends
The Reds have been an excellent Under pick for O/U MLB wagerers, having gone 46-67-4.
Cincinnati covers 41.1% of the time as the road team, having gone 23-33-0 straight up.
Important Washington Nationals Betting Trends
The Nationals cover 56.1% of the time at Nationals Park, going 32-25-0 SU.
The Nationals have been a pretty good Under pick for O/U MLB wagerers, having gone 54-58-6.
Key Cincinnati Reds Injuries
8/11/2019 Tyler Mahle SP Hamstring Expected to be out until at least Aug 21
8/7/2019 Juan Graterol C Concussion Expected to be out until at least Aug 15
8/5/2019 Derek Dietrich 2B Shoulder Expected to be out until at least Aug 15
7/28/2019 Curt Casali C Knee Expected to be out until at least Aug 15
Key Washington Nationals Injuries
8/12/2019 Austin Voth SP Shoulder Expected to be out until at least Aug 19
8/12/2019 Roenis Elias RP Hamstring Expected to be out until at least Aug 23
8/12/2019 Brian Dozier 2B Illness Probable for Aug 13
8/12/2019 Juan Soto LF Ankle Probable for Aug 13
8/9/2019 Austen Williams RP Shoulder Expected to be out until at least Aug 14
8/7/2019 Jeremy Hellickson SP Shoulder Expected to be out until at least Aug 28
8/7/2019 Max Scherzer SP Back Expected to be out until at least Aug 18
7/31/2019 Jonny Venters RP Shoulder Expected to be out until at least Sep 10
7/31/2019 Koda Glover RP Forearm Expected to be out until at least Aug 21
7/22/2019 Ryan Zimmerman 1B Foot Expected to be out until at least Aug 22
Useful Pitching Statistics
The Reds have a 56-61 overall record this season. Starting pitcher Trevor Bauer has a 10-8 record with an earned run average of 3.74 and a WHIP of 1.22 this season. He has 200 strikeouts over his 168.1 innings pitched and he's given up 137 hits. He's allowed 7.3 hits per 9 innings and he has a FIP of 4.12. The bullpen has an earned run average of 4.42 and they have given up 358 base hits on the year. Teams are hitting .237 against the bullpen and they've struck out 426 hitters and walked 178 batters. As a team, Cincinnati allows 8.2 hits per nine innings while striking out 9.7 batters per nine innings. They are 8th in the league in team earned run average at 4.09. The Reds pitchers collectively have given up 940 base hits and 471 earned runs. They have allowed 154 home runs this season, ranking them 20th in the league. Cincinnati as a pitching staff has walked 397 batters and struck out 1,119. They have walked 3.4 men per 9 innings while striking out 9.7 per 9. They have a team WHIP of 1.29 and their FIP as a unit is 4.26.
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As a team Cincinnati is hitting .249, good for 18th in the league. The Reds hold a .432 team slugging percentage and an on-base percentage of .319, which is good for 20th in baseball. They rank 22nd in MLB with 8.4 hits per game. Joey Votto is hitting .259 with an on-base percentage of .349. He has 108 hits this season in 417 at bats with 39 runs batted in. He has a slugging percentage of .410 and an OPS+ of 95. Eugenio Suarez is hitting .258 this year and he has an on-base percentage of .343. He has totaled 110 hits and he has driven in 75 men in 426 at bats. His OPS+ is 121 while his slugging percentage is at .538. The Reds have 981 hits, including 174 doubles and 167 home runs. Cincinnati has walked 341 times so far this season and they have struck out 1,015 times as a unit. They have left 750 men on base and have a team OPS of .751. They score 4.59 runs per contest and have scored a total of 537 runs this year.
Useful Pitching Statistics
Washington has a 63-55 overall mark this year. With an earned run average of 3.72, Stephen Strasburg has a 14-5 record and a 1.07 WHIP. He has 181 strikeouts over the 152.1 innings he's pitched. He also has given up 125 hits. He's allowing 7.4 hits per nine innings and his FIP stands at 3.28. The bullpen has an earned run average of 6.07 and they have given up 385 base hits on the year. Teams are hitting .269 against the Nationals bullpen. Their relievers have struck out 362 batters and walked 161 opposing hitters. As a team, Washington allows 8.6 hits per nine innings while striking out 9.5 batters per nine innings. They are 15th in the league in team earned run average at 4.42. The Nationals pitchers as a team have surrendered 996 base knocks and 512 earned runs this season. They have given up 139 home runs this year, which ranks 27th in Major League Baseball. Washington as a staff has walked 370 hitters and struck out 1,101 batters. They give up a walk 3.2 times per 9 innings while they strike out 9.5 per 9. Their team WHIP is 1.31 while their FIP as a staff is 4.04.
As a team, they are batting .258, good for 10th in the league. The Nationals hold a .438 team slugging percentage and an on-base percentage of .335, which is good for 7th in baseball. They rank 12th in MLB with 8.7 hits per contest. Adam Eaton comes into this matchup batting .283 with an OBP of .366. He has 123 hits this year along with 29 RBI in 435 AB's. He maintains a slugging percentage of .398 with an OPS+ of 96. Anthony Rendon is hitting .317 this season and he has an OBP of .400. He has collected 124 hits in 391 at bats while driving in 90 runs. He has an OPS+ of 150 and a slugging percentage of .601. The Nationals as a unit have 1,029 base hits, including 196 doubles and 160 homers. Washington has walked 413 times this year and they have struck out on 975 occasions. They have had 820 men left on base and have an OPS of .772. They have scored 5.01 runs per game and totaled 591 runs this season.
Who will win tonight's Reds/Nationals MLB game against the spread?
Parlays Pundit's Pick: Take the Nationals and under the total runs
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