Cleveland Indians at New York Mets MLB Parlay 8/22/2019
Thursday, August 22, 2019
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Probable Pitchers: Aaron Civale vs. Noah Syndergaard
Pete Alonso and the New York Mets (65-60, 3rd in NL East) play the Cleveland Indians (74-52, 2nd in AL Central) at Citi Field on Thursday, August 22, 2019. The Indians open this contest at +126 while the Mets are coming in at -136. The total opens at 8.5.
The Indians have been a great option for baseball bettors, having gone 74-52-0 SU. New York is covering 52.0% of the time, going 65-60-0 straight up.
Valuable Cleveland Indians Betting Trends
The Indians have been a dicey Over option for O/U MLB wagerers, having gone 55-66-5.
Cleveland is covering 57.4% of the time as the road team, having gone 35-26-0 straight up.
Important New York Mets Betting Trends
New York is covering 62.5% of the time at Citi Field, going 35-21-0 SU.
The Mets have been a great Over option for O/U MLB wagerers, having gone 62-50-13.
Key Cleveland Indians Injuries
8/20/2019 Jordan Luplow RF Hamstring Expected to be out until at least Aug 22
8/20/2019 A.J RP Shoulder Expected to be out until at least Sep 1
8/20/2019 Corey Kluber SP Oblique Expected to be out until at least Sep 24
8/20/2019 Tyler Olson RP Infection Expected to be out until at least Aug 21
8/20/2019 Dan Otero RP Shoulder Expected to be out until at least Aug 23
8/18/2019 Danny Salazar SP Groin Expected to be out until at least Sep 1
8/14/2019 Bradley Zimmer CF Side Expected to be out until at least Aug 31
8/12/2019 Christian Arroyo 3B Elbow Expected to be out until at least Sep 1
8/4/2019 Carlos Carrasco SP Illness Expected to be out until at least Sep 1
8/4/2019 Jefry Rodriguez SP Shoulder Expected to be out until at least Aug 28
7/12/2019 Cody Anderson RP Elbow Out for the season
Key New York Mets Injuries
8/20/2019 Robert Gsellman RP Triceps Out for the season
8/20/2019 Jed Lowrie 3B Calf Expected to be out until at least Sep 3
8/14/2019 Jacob Rhame RP Elbow Out for the season
8/14/2019 Jeff McNeil LF Hamstring Expected to be out until at least Aug 24
8/14/2019 Brandon Nimmo LF Neck Expected to be out until at least Sep 1
8/13/2019 Dominic Smith LF Foot Expected to be out until at least Sep 6
8/5/2019 Robinson Cano 2B Hamstring Expected to be out until at least Sep 29
5/23/2019 Yoenis Cespedes CF Ankle Out for the season
5/3/2019 Drew Smith RP Elbow Out for the season
Useful Pitching Statistics
The Indians have a 74-52 overall record this season. Starting pitcher Aaron Civale has a 1-2 record with an earned run average of 1.50 and a WHIP of 0.96 this season. He has 22 strikeouts over his 24 innings pitched and he's given up 17 hits. He's allowed 6.4 hits per 9 innings and he has a FIP of 2.13. The bullpen has an earned run average of 3.47 and they have given up 369 base hits on the year. Teams are hitting .241 against the bullpen and they've struck out 401 hitters and walked 126 batters. As a team, Cleveland allows 8.1 hits per nine innings while striking out 9.5 batters per nine innings. They are 3rd in the league in team earned run average at 3.72. The Indians pitchers collectively have given up 1,011 base hits and 463 earned runs. They have allowed 162 home runs this season, ranking them 22nd in the league. Cleveland as a pitching staff has walked 347 batters and struck out 1,178. They have walked 2.8 men per 9 innings while striking out 9.5 per 9. They have a team WHIP of 1.21 and their FIP as a unit is 4.06.
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As a team Cleveland is hitting .252, good for 16th in the league. The Indians hold a .436 team slugging percentage and an on-base percentage of .324, which is good for 15th in baseball. They rank 18th in MLB with 8.4 hits per game. Francisco Lindor is hitting .298 with an on-base percentage of .353. He has 133 hits this season in 446 at bats with 53 runs batted in. He has a slugging percentage of .518 and an OPS+ of 124. Carlos Santana is hitting .290 this year and he has an on-base percentage of .411. He has totaled 128 hits and he has driven in 78 men in 442 at bats. His OPS+ is 147 while his slugging percentage is at .543. The Indians have 1,064 hits, including 226 doubles and 175 home runs. Cleveland has walked 435 times so far this season and they have struck out 1,023 times as a unit. They have left 842 men on base and have a team OPS of .760. They score 4.74 runs per contest and have scored a total of 597 runs this year.
Useful Pitching Statistics
New York has a 65-60 overall mark this year. With an earned run average of 3.86, Noah Syndergaard has a 8-6 record and a 1.21 WHIP. He has 151 strikeouts over the 154 innings he's pitched. He also has given up 144 hits. He's allowing 8.4 hits per nine innings and his FIP stands at 3.43. The bullpen has an earned run average of 5.18 and they have given up 409 base hits on the year. Teams are hitting .260 against the Mets bullpen. Their relievers have struck out 418 batters and walked 185 opposing hitters. As a team, New York allows 8.8 hits per nine innings while striking out 9.2 batters per nine innings. They are 10th in the league in team earned run average at 4.38. The Mets pitchers as a team have surrendered 1,092 base knocks and 546 earned runs this season. They have given up 158 home runs this year, which ranks 24th in Major League Baseball. New York as a staff has walked 403 hitters and struck out 1,148 batters. They give up a walk 3.2 times per 9 innings while they strike out 9.2 per 9. Their team WHIP is 1.33 while their FIP as a staff is 4.20.
As a team, they are batting .258, good for 11th in the league. The Mets hold a .440 team slugging percentage and an on-base percentage of .329, which is good for 10th in baseball. They rank 9th in MLB with 9.0 hits per contest. Pete Alonso comes into this matchup batting .271 with an OBP of .374. He has 122 hits this year along with 97 RBI in 451 AB's. He maintains a slugging percentage of .603 with an OPS+ of 156. Amed Rosario is hitting .293 this season and he has an OBP of .332. He has collected 138 hits in 471 at bats while driving in 54 runs. He has an OPS+ of 108 and a slugging percentage of .452. The Mets as a unit have 1,126 base hits, including 214 doubles and 182 homers. New York has walked 394 times this year and they have struck out on 1,089 occasions. They have had 878 men left on base and have an OPS of .769. They have scored 4.89 runs per game and totaled 611 runs this season.
Who will win tonight's Indians/Mets MLB game against the spread?
Parlays Pundit's Pick: Take the Indians and over the total runs
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