Milwaukee Brewers at Washington Nationals MLB Parlay 8/16/2019
Friday, August 16, 2019
Get todays MLB odds and lines on this game.
Probable Pitchers: Adrian Houser vs. Patrick Corbin
Anthony Rendon and the Washington Nationals (65-55, 2nd in NL East) host the Milwaukee Brewers (63-58, 3rd in NL Central) at Nationals Park on Friday, August 16, 2019.
The Brewers have been a good bet for baseball wagerers, having gone 63-58-0 SU. The Nationals cover 54.2% of the time, going 65-55-0 straight up.
Valuable Milwaukee Brewers Betting Trends
The Brewers have been a less than ideal Over bet for O/U bettors, having gone 55-62-4.
Milwaukee is covering 45.8% of the time away from home, having gone 27-32-0 straight up.
Important Washington Nationals Betting Trends
Washington is covering 57.6% of the time at Nationals Park, going 34-25-0 SU.
The Nationals have been a less than ideal Over bet for O/U bettors, having gone 55-59-6.
Key Milwaukee Brewers Injuries
8/9/2019 Jhoulys Chacin SP Lat Expected to be out until at least Sep 11
8/7/2019 Zach Davies SP Back Expected to be out until at least Aug 20
8/6/2019 Jimmy Nelson SP Elbow Expected to be out until at least Aug 27
8/4/2019 Brent Suter SP Elbow Expected to be out until at least Sep 1
7/22/2019 Brandon Woodruff SP Oblique Expected to be out until at least Sep 2
4/14/2019 Corey Knebel RP Elbow Out for the season
4/4/2019 Bobby Wahl RP Knee Expected to be out until at least Sep 15
Key Washington Nationals Injuries
8/14/2019 Austen Williams RP Shoulder Expected to be out until at least Aug 23
8/12/2019 Roenis Elias RP Hamstring Expected to be out until at least Aug 23
8/12/2019 Austin Voth SP Shoulder Expected to be out until at least Aug 19
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 Brewers have a 63-58 overall record this season. Starting pitcher Adrian Houser has a 5-5 record with an earned run average of 4.00 and a WHIP of 1.34 this season. He has 75 strikeouts over his 69.2 innings pitched and he's given up 69 hits. He's allowed 8.9 hits per 9 innings and he has a FIP of 4.24. The bullpen has an earned run average of 4.55 and they have given up 431 base hits on the year. Teams are hitting .232 against the bullpen and they've struck out 540 hitters and walked 216 batters. As a team, Milwaukee allows 8.7 hits per nine innings while striking out 9.2 batters per nine innings. They are 19th in the league in team earned run average at 4.61. The Brewers pitchers collectively have given up 1,052 base hits and 559 earned runs. They have allowed 170 home runs this season, ranking them 14th in the league. Milwaukee as a pitching staff has walked 431 batters and struck out 1,111. They have walked 3.6 men per 9 innings while striking out 9.2 per 9. They have a team WHIP of 1.36 and their FIP as a unit is 4.52.
Related: Parlay Calculator
As a team Milwaukee is hitting .248, good for 19th in the league. The Brewers hold a .440 team slugging percentage and an on-base percentage of .327, which is good for 12th in baseball. They rank 16th in MLB with 8.5 hits per game. Lorenzo Cain is hitting .248 with an on-base percentage of .314. He has 111 hits this season in 448 at bats with 40 runs batted in. He has a slugging percentage of .357 and an OPS+ of 73. Christian Yelich is hitting .329 this year and he has an on-base percentage of .420. He has totaled 134 hits and he has driven in 85 men in 407 at bats. His OPS+ is 179 while his slugging percentage is at .690. The Brewers have 1,028 hits, including 205 doubles and 190 home runs. Milwaukee has walked 452 times so far this season and they have struck out 1,144 times as a unit. They have left 862 men on base and have a team OPS of .768. They score 4.77 runs per contest and have scored a total of 577 runs this year.
Useful Pitching Statistics
Washington has a 65-55 overall mark this year. With an earned run average of 3.41, Patrick Corbin has a 9-5 record and a 1.15 WHIP. He has 172 strikeouts over the 147.2 innings he's pitched. He also has given up 125 hits. He's allowing 7.6 hits per nine innings and his FIP stands at 3.34. The bullpen has an earned run average of 6.03 and they have given up 394 base hits on the year. Teams are hitting .270 against the Nationals bullpen. Their relievers have struck out 366 batters and walked 161 opposing hitters. As a team, Washington allows 8.6 hits per nine innings while striking out 9.4 batters per nine innings. They are 14th in the league in team earned run average at 4.41. The Nationals pitchers as a team have surrendered 1,018 base knocks and 520 earned runs this season. They have given up 142 home runs this year, which ranks 27th in Major League Baseball. Washington as a staff has walked 375 hitters and struck out 1,112 batters. They give up a walk 3.2 times per 9 innings while they strike out 9.4 per 9. Their team WHIP is 1.31 while their FIP as a staff is 4.07.
As a team, they are batting .259, good for 10th in the league. The Nationals hold a .441 team slugging percentage and an on-base percentage of .336, which is good for 7th in baseball. They rank 12th in MLB with 8.8 hits per contest. Anthony Rendon comes into this matchup batting .318 with an OBP of .400. He has 127 hits this year along with 92 RBI in 399 AB's. He maintains a slugging percentage of .604 with an OPS+ of 150. Adam Eaton is hitting .284 this season and he has an OBP of .367. He has collected 125 hits in 440 at bats while driving in 32 runs. He has an OPS+ of 97 and a slugging percentage of .407. The Nationals as a unit have 1,052 base hits, including 202 doubles and 165 homers. Washington has walked 419 times this year and they have struck out on 992 occasions. They have had 826 men left on base and have an OPS of .777. They have scored 5.09 runs per game and totaled 611 runs this season.
Who will win tonight's Brewers/Nationals MLB game against the spread?
Parlays Pundit's Pick: Take the Nationals and under the total runs
Get $60 worth of FREE premium member picks. No Obligation. No Salesman. No Credit Card. Fast Sign up with Instant Access Click Here
Get all of Today's MLB Picks
Get all of Today's Guaranteed Expert MLB Picks