Detroit Tigers at Cleveland Indians MLB Parlay 9/17/2019
Tuesday, September 17, 2019
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Probable Pitchers: Matthew Boyd vs. Adam Plutko
Carlos Santana and the Cleveland Indians (87-63, 2nd in AL Central) play the Detroit Tigers (44-104, 5th in AL Central) at Progressive Field on Tuesday, September 17, 2019. The Tigers open this matchup at +190 while the Indians are coming in at -205. The over/under has been set at 9.5.
The Tigers have been less than ideal for baseball bettors, having gone 44-104-0 SU. Cleveland covers 58.0% of the time, going 87-63-0 straight up.
Valuable Detroit Tigers Betting Trends
The Tigers have been a dicey Under choice for O/U baseball wagerers, having gone 68-70-10.
Detroit covers 32.9% of the time as the visitor, having gone 24-49-0 straight up.
Important Cleveland Indians Betting Trends
The Indians cover 58.7% of the time at Progressive Field, going 44-31-0 SU.
The Indians have been a pretty good Under choice for O/U baseball wagerers, having gone 64-81-5.
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Key Detroit Tigers Injuries
9/15/2019 Miguel Cabrera DH Knee Probable for Sep 16
9/14/2019 Niko Goodrum SS Groin Expected to be out until at least Sep 28
9/11/2019 Tyson Ross SP Elbow Expected to be out until at least Sep 20
9/1/2019 JaCoby Jones CF Wrist Out for the season
8/14/2019 Blaine Hardy RP Elbow Out for the season
4/30/2019 Matt Moore SP Knee Out for the season
3/23/2019 Michael Fulmer SP Elbow Out for the season
10/25/2019 Artie Lewicki RP Elbow Out for the season
Key Cleveland Indians Injuries
9/15/2019 Jason Kipnis 2B Wrist Expected to be out until at least Sep 17
9/13/2019 Brad Hand RP Arm Expected to be out until at least Sep 17
9/13/2019 Tyler Naquin RF Knee Out for the season
9/11/2019 Christian Arroyo 3B Elbow Expected to be out until at least Sep 24
9/7/2019 Corey Kluber SP Oblique Out for the season
9/6/2019 Danny Salazar SP Groin Out for the season
9/1/2019 Tyler Olson RP Infection Out for the season
9/1/2019 A.J RP Shoulder Out for the season
8/25/2019 Jose Ramirez 3B Hand Out for the season
7/12/2019 Cody Anderson RP Elbow Out for the season
Useful Pitching Statistics
The Tigers have a 44-104 overall record this season. Starting pitcher Matthew Boyd has a 8-11 record with an earned run average of 4.54 and a WHIP of 1.20 this season. He has 228 strikeouts over his 176.1 innings pitched and he's given up 164 hits. He's allowed 8.4 hits per 9 innings and he has a FIP of 4.37. The bullpen has an earned run average of 5.01 and they have given up 594 base hits on the year. Teams are hitting .259 against the bullpen and they've struck out 549 hitters and walked 272 batters. As a team, Detroit allows 9.6 hits per nine innings while striking out 8.5 batters per nine innings. They are 28th in the league in team earned run average at 5.27. The Tigers pitchers collectively have given up 1,414 base hits and 773 earned runs. They have allowed 235 home runs this season, ranking them 7th in the league. Detroit as a pitching staff has walked 503 batters and struck out 1,247. They have walked 3.4 men per 9 innings while striking out 8.5 per 9. They have a team WHIP of 1.45 and their FIP as a unit is 4.93.
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As a team Detroit is hitting .242, good for 25th in the league. The Tigers hold a .391 team slugging percentage and an on-base percentage of .296, which is good for 30th in baseball. They rank 22nd in MLB with 8.4 hits per game. Miguel Cabrera is hitting .287 with an on-base percentage of .352. He has 133 hits this season in 463 at bats with 55 runs batted in. He has a slugging percentage of .397 and an OPS+ of 97. Brandon Dixon is hitting .247 this year and he has an on-base percentage of .293. He has totaled 89 hits and he has driven in 51 men in 360 at bats. His OPS+ is 90 while his slugging percentage is at .444. The Tigers have 1,238 hits, including 274 doubles and 139 home runs. Detroit has walked 370 times so far this season and they have struck out 1,484 times as a unit. They have left 997 men on base and have a team OPS of .687. They score 3.71 runs per contest and have scored a total of 549 runs this year.
Useful Pitching Statistics
Cleveland has a 87-63 overall mark this year. With an earned run average of 4.42, Adam Plutko has a 6-4 record and a 1.24 WHIP. He has 66 strikeouts over the 97.2 innings he's pitched. He also has given up 100 hits. He's allowing 9.2 hits per nine innings and his FIP stands at 5.4. The bullpen has an earned run average of 3.68 and they have given up 436 base hits on the year. Teams are hitting .242 against the Indians bullpen. Their relievers have struck out 486 batters and walked 161 opposing hitters. 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 3.7. The Indians pitchers as a team have surrendered 1,202 base knocks and 548 earned runs this season. They have given up 193 home runs this year, which ranks 21st in Major League Baseball. Cleveland as a staff has walked 419 hitters and struck out 1,405 batters. They give up a walk 2.8 times per 9 innings while they strike out 9.5 per 9. Their team WHIP is 1.22 while their FIP as a staff is 4.07.
As a team, they are batting .251, good for 15th in the league. The Indians hold a .434 team slugging percentage and an on-base percentage of .325, which is good for 15th in baseball. They rank 21st in MLB with 8.4 hits per contest. Carlos Santana comes into this matchup batting .280 with an OBP of .398. He has 150 hits this year along with 89 RBI in 535 AB's. He maintains a slugging percentage of .527 with an OPS+ of 138. Francisco Lindor is hitting .292 this season and he has an OBP of .343. He has collected 161 hits in 551 at bats while driving in 70 runs. He has an OPS+ of 123 and a slugging percentage of .535. The Indians as a unit have 1,260 base hits, including 264 doubles and 208 homers. Cleveland has walked 523 times this year and they have struck out on 1,222 occasions. They have had 1,000 men left on base and have an OPS of .759. They have scored 4.73 runs per game and totaled 709 runs this season.
Who will win tonight's Tigers/Indians MLB game against the spread?
Parlays Pundit's Pick: Take the Tigers and over the total runs
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