Colorado Rockies at Milwaukee Brewers MLB Picks & Predictions 5/1/2019
Wednesday, May 1, 2019
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Probable Pitchers: Antonio Senzatela vs. Chase Anderson
The Colorado Rockies visit Miller Park on Wednesday, May 1, 2019 to play the Milwaukee Brewers. The probable starters are Antonio Senzatela for the Rockies and Chase Anderson for the Brewers.
The opening line for this matchup has Colorado at +128 and Milwaukee at -138. The Rockies have a 12-15-2 over/under record and a 14-15-0 run line mark. The Brewers are 15-15-0 against the run line and have a 12-17-1 over/under record.
Valuable Colorado Rockies Betting Trends
The Colorado Rockies are 12-15-2 against the over/under
The Colorado Rockies are 14-15-0 against the run line
Important Milwaukee Brewers Betting Trends
The Milwaukee Brewers are 12-17-1 against the over/under
The Milwaukee Brewers are 15-15-0 against the run line
Key Colorado Rockies Injuries
04/17/19 RF Noel Cuevas Quad 10-day IL (04/16)
04/16/19 C Chris Iannetta Side 10-day IL (04/15)
04/03/19 P Jake McGee Knee 10-day IL (04/02)
03/30/19 P Chris Rusin Back 10-day IL (03/25)
Key Milwaukee Brewers Injuries
04/29/19 RF Christian Yelich Back is questionable Tuesday vs Colorado Rockies
04/16/19 P Freddy Peralta Shoulder 10-day IL (04/16)
04/11/19 P Corey Knebel Elbow 60-day IL (04/11); is out for season
03/27/19 P Jimmy Nelson Shoulder 10-day IL (03/27)
03/25/19 P Bobby Wahl ACL 60-day IL (04/05); is out for season
03/25/19 P Brent Suter Elbow 60-day IL (03/25)
Useful Pitching Statistics
The Rockies have a 13-16 overall record this season. Starting pitcher Antonio Senzatela has a 2-1 record with an earned run average of 3.93 and a WHIP of 1.36 this season. He has 11 strikeouts over his 18.1 innings pitched and he's given up 20 hits. He's allowed 9.8 hits per 9 innings and he has a FIP of 4.32. The bullpen has an earned run average of 3.48 and they have given up 90 base hits on the year. Teams are hitting .228 against the bullpen and they've struck out 90 hitters and walked 46 batters. As a team, Colorado allows 8.5 hits per nine innings while striking out 8 batters per nine innings. They are 17th in the league in team earned run average at 4.39. The Rockies pitchers collectively have given up 253 base hits and 130 earned runs. They have allowed 36 home runs this season, ranking them 16th in the league. Colorado as a pitching staff has walked 107 batters and struck out 238. They have walked 3.6 men per 9 innings while striking out 8 per 9. They have a team WHIP of 1.35 and their FIP as a unit is 4.42.
As a team Colorado is hitting .235, good for 22nd in the league. The Rockies hold a .407 team slugging percentage and an on-base percentage of .295, which is good for 25th in baseball. They rank 17th in MLB with 8.2 hits per game. Trevor Story is hitting .289 with an on-base percentage of .354. He has 33 hits this season in 114 at bats with 19 runs batted in. He has a slugging percentage of .535 and an OPS+ of 117. Nolan Arenado is hitting .270 this year and he has an on-base percentage of .312. He has totaled 31 hits and he has driven in 20 men in 115 at bats. His OPS+ is 96 while his slugging percentage is at .496. The Rockies have 237 hits, including 55 doubles and 32 home runs. Colorado has walked 82 times so far this season and they have struck out 278 times as a unit. They have left 185 men on base and have a team OPS of .702. They score 4.21 runs per contest and have scored a total of 122 runs this year.
Useful Pitching Statistics
Milwaukee has a 16-14 overall mark this year. With an earned run average of 3.20, Chase Anderson has a 2-0 record and a 1.27 WHIP. He has 22 strikeouts over the 19.2 innings he's pitched. He also has given up 16 hits. He's allowing 7.3 hits per nine innings and his FIP stands at 4.24. The bullpen has an earned run average of 4.59 and they have given up 98 base hits on the year. Teams are hitting .223 against the Brewers bullpen. Their relievers have struck out 122 batters and walked 58 opposing hitters. As a team, Milwaukee allows 8.9 hits per nine innings while striking out 9.1 batters per nine innings. They are 23rd in the league in team earned run average at 4.98. The Brewers pitchers as a team have surrendered 260 base knocks and 145 earned runs this season. They have given up 48 home runs this year, which ranks 3rd in Major League Baseball. Milwaukee as a staff has walked 118 hitters and struck out 266 batters. They give up a walk 4.1 times per 9 innings while they strike out 9.1 per 9. Their team WHIP is 1.44 while their FIP as a staff is 4.91.
As a team, they are batting .247, good for 15th in the league. The Brewers hold a .457 team slugging percentage and an on-base percentage of .326, which is good for 16th in baseball. They rank 18th in MLB with 8.2 hits per contest. Christian Yelich comes into this matchup batting .353 with an OBP of .460. He has 36 hits this year along with 34 RBI in 102 AB's. He maintains a slugging percentage of .804 with an OPS+ of 222. Lorenzo Cain is hitting .274 this season and he has an OBP of .333. He has collected 32 hits in 117 at bats while driving in 9 runs. He has an OPS+ of 96 and a slugging percentage of .419. The Brewers as a unit have 245 base hits, including 38 doubles and 56 homers. Milwaukee has walked 106 times this year and they have struck out on 286 occasions. They have had 189 men left on base and have an OPS of .783. They have scored 4.93 runs per game and totaled 148 runs this season.
Who will win tonight's Rockies/Brewers MLB game against the spread?
Tony's Pick: Take the Rockies +128
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