Cleveland Indians at Houston Astros MLB Parlay 4/28/2019
Sunday, April 28, 2019
Minute Maid Park
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Probable Pitchers: Carlos Carrasco vs. Wade Miley
The Cleveland Indians visit Minute Maid Park on Sunday, April 28, 2019 to play the Houston Astros. The probable starters are Carlos Carrasco for the Indians and Wade Miley for the Astros.
The opening line for this matchup has Cleveland at +100 and Houston at -110. The Indians have a 11-13-1 over/under record and a 13-12-0 run line mark. The Astros are 10-16-0 against the run line and have a 10-15-1 over/under record.
Valuable Cleveland Indians Betting Trends
The Cleveland Indians are 11-13-1 against the over/under
The Cleveland Indians are 13-12-0 against the run line
Important Houston Astros Betting Trends
The Houston Astros are 10-15-1 against the over/under
The Houston Astros are 10-16-0 against the run line
Key Cleveland Indians Injuries
04/24/19 P Carlos Carrasco Knee is upgraded to probable next start Sunday vs Houston
04/09/19 P Mike Clevinger Back 10-day IL (04/09)
03/27/19 CF Bradley Zimmer Shoulder 10-day IL (03/25)
03/25/19 P Danny Salazar Shoulder 60-day IL (03/24)
Key Houston Astros Injuries
03/28/19 P Joe Smith Achilles 10-day IL (03/25)
03/28/19 P Lance McCullers Jr Elbow 10-day IL (03/25); is out for season
Useful Pitching Statistics
The Indians have a 15-10 overall record this season. Starting pitcher Carlos Carrasco has a 2-2 record with an earned run average of 6.00 and a WHIP of 1.52 this season. He has 33 strikeouts over his 21 innings pitched and he's given up 27 hits. He's allowed 11.6 hits per 9 innings and he has a FIP of 2.68. The bullpen has an earned run average of 3.47 and they have given up 75 base hits on the year. Teams are hitting .242 against the bullpen and they've struck out 81 hitters and walked 29 batters. As a team, Cleveland allows 7.6 hits per nine innings while striking out 10.1 batters per nine innings. They are 4th in the league in team earned run average at 3.45. The Indians pitchers collectively have given up 186 base hits and 84 earned runs. They have allowed 23 home runs this season, ranking them 29th in the league. Cleveland as a pitching staff has walked 81 batters and struck out 245. They have walked 3.3 men per 9 innings while striking out 10.1 per 9. They have a team WHIP of 1.22 and their FIP as a unit is 3.50.
As a team Cleveland is hitting .212, good for 28th in the league. The Indians hold a .339 team slugging percentage and an on-base percentage of .304, which is good for 23rd in baseball. They rank 29th in MLB with 6.8 hits per game. Leonys Martin is hitting .256 with an on-base percentage of .362. He has 23 hits this season in 90 at bats with 8 runs batted in. He has a slugging percentage of .467 and an OPS+ of 115. Carlos Santana is hitting .317 this year and he has an on-base percentage of .446. He has totaled 26 hits and he has driven in 13 men in 82 at bats. His OPS+ is 129 while his slugging percentage is at .415. The Indians have 170 hits, including 33 doubles and 23 home runs. Cleveland has walked 98 times so far this season and they have struck out 245 times as a unit. They have left 165 men on base and have a team OPS of .643. They score 3.92 runs per contest and have scored a total of 98 runs this year.
Useful Pitching Statistics
Houston has a 15-11 overall mark this year. With an earned run average of 3.58, Wade Miley has a 1-2 record and a 1.08 WHIP. He has 18 strikeouts over the 27.2 innings he's pitched. He also has given up 25 hits. He's allowing 8.1 hits per nine innings and his FIP stands at 3.87. The bullpen has an earned run average of 3.11 and they have given up 54 base hits on the year. Teams are hitting .198 against the Astros bullpen. Their relievers have struck out 82 batters and walked 24 opposing hitters. As a team, Houston allows 6.8 hits per nine innings while striking out 9.8 batters per nine innings. They are 8th in the league in team earned run average at 3.7. The Astros pitchers as a team have surrendered 172 base knocks and 93 earned runs this season. They have given up 32 home runs this year, which ranks 15th in Major League Baseball. Houston as a staff has walked 64 hitters and struck out 247 batters. They give up a walk 2.5 times per 9 innings while they strike out 9.8 per 9. Their team WHIP is 1.04 while their FIP as a staff is 3.72.
As a team, they are batting .277, good for 1st in the league. The Astros hold a .482 team slugging percentage and an on-base percentage of .353, which is good for 2nd in baseball. They rank 2nd in MLB with 9.3 hits per contest. Michael Brantley comes into this matchup batting .327 with an OBP of .378. He has 33 hits this year along with 18 RBI in 101 AB's. He maintains a slugging percentage of .535 with an OPS+ of 143. George Springer is hitting .279 this season and he has an OBP of .367. He has collected 29 hits in 104 at bats while driving in 22 runs. He has an OPS+ of 147 and a slugging percentage of .567. The Astros as a unit have 243 base hits, including 50 doubles and 42 homers. Houston has walked 100 times this year and they have struck out on 189 occasions. They have had 190 men left on base and have an OPS of .836. They have scored 4.77 runs per game and totaled 124 runs this season.
Who will win tonight's Indians/Astros MLB game against the spread?
Parlays Pundit's Pick: Take the Astros -110
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