Minnesota Twins at Milwaukee Brewers MLB Parlay 8/14/2019
Wednesday, August 14, 2019
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Probable Pitchers: Kyle Gibson vs. Gio Gonzalez
Christian Yelich and the Milwaukee Brewers (62-57, 3rd in NL Central) host the Minnesota Twins (71-47, 2nd in AL Central) at Miller Park on Wednesday, August 14, 2019.
The Twins have been terrible for Las Vegas oddsmakers, having gone 71-47-0 SU. Milwaukee covers 52.1% of the time, going 62-57-0 straight up.
Valuable Minnesota Twins Betting Trends
The Twins have been a dicey Under option for over/under baseball bettors, having gone 60-52-6.
The Twins are covering 62.5% of the time on the road, having gone 35-21-0 straight up.
Important Milwaukee Brewers Betting Trends
The Brewers are covering 58.3% of the time at Miller Park, going 35-25-0 SU.
The Brewers have been a decent Under option for over/under baseball bettors, having gone 53-62-4.
Key Minnesota Twins Injuries
8/12/2019 Sam Dyson RP Biceps Expected to be out until at least Aug 13
8/9/2019 Nelson Cruz DH Wrist Expected to be out until at least Aug 19
8/7/2019 LaMonte Wade RF Thumb Expected to be out until at least Aug 21
8/6/2019 Willians Astudillo C Oblique Expected to be out until at least Sep 1
8/3/2019 Michael Pineda SP Triceps Expected to be out until at least Aug 15
8/3/2019 Byron Buxton CF Shoulder Expected to be out until at least Sep 3
Key Milwaukee Brewers Injuries
8/10/2019 Christian Yelich RF Back Probable for Aug 13
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
Useful Pitching Statistics
The Twins have a 71-47 overall record this season. Starting pitcher Kyle Gibson has a 11-5 record with an earned run average of 4.24 and a WHIP of 1.29 this season. He has 126 strikeouts over his 127.1 innings pitched and he's given up 123 hits. He's allowed 8.7 hits per 9 innings and he has a FIP of 4.08. The bullpen has an earned run average of 4.46 and they have given up 405 base hits on the year. Teams are hitting .257 against the bullpen and they've struck out 416 hitters and walked 142 batters. As a team, Minnesota allows 8.7 hits per nine innings while striking out 8.7 batters per nine innings. They are 9th in the league in team earned run average at 4.15. The Twins pitchers collectively have given up 1,040 base hits and 493 earned runs. They have allowed 149 home runs this season, ranking them 24th in the league. Minnesota as a pitching staff has walked 338 batters and struck out 1,035. They have walked 2.8 men per 9 innings while striking out 8.7 per 9. They have a team WHIP of 1.29 and their FIP as a unit is 4.16.
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As a team Minnesota is hitting .270, good for 4th in the league. The Twins hold a .497 team slugging percentage and an on-base percentage of .335, which is good for 6th in baseball. They rank 2nd in MLB with 9.6 hits per game. Max Kepler is hitting .261 with an on-base percentage of .335. He has 114 hits this season in 437 at bats with 78 runs batted in. He has a slugging percentage of .542 and an OPS+ of 127. Jorge Polanco is hitting .295 this year and he has an on-base percentage of .356. He has totaled 138 hits and he has driven in 56 men in 468 at bats. His OPS+ is 121 while his slugging percentage is at .491. The Twins have 1,127 hits, including 237 doubles and 228 home runs. Minnesota has walked 369 times so far this season and they have struck out 958 times as a unit. They have left 804 men on base and have a team OPS of .833. They score 5.72 runs per contest and have scored a total of 675 runs this year.
Useful Pitching Statistics
Milwaukee has a 62-57 overall mark this year. With an earned run average of 3.20, Gio Gonzalez has a 2-1 record and a 1.16 WHIP. He has 42 strikeouts over the 50.2 innings he's pitched. He also has given up 43 hits. He's allowing 7.6 hits per nine innings and his FIP stands at 3.53. The bullpen has an earned run average of 4.56 and they have given up 424 base hits on the year. Teams are hitting .233 against the Brewers bullpen. Their relievers have struck out 532 batters and walked 210 opposing hitters. As a team, Milwaukee allows 8.7 hits per nine innings while striking out 9.2 batters per nine innings. They are 18th in the league in team earned run average at 4.59. The Brewers pitchers as a team have surrendered 1,037 base knocks and 547 earned runs this season. They have given up 165 home runs this year, which ranks 14th in Major League Baseball. Milwaukee as a staff has walked 418 hitters and struck out 1,094 batters. They give up a walk 3.5 times per 9 innings while they strike out 9.2 per 9. Their team WHIP is 1.36 while their FIP as a staff is 4.47.
As a team, they are batting .247, good for 20th in the league. The Brewers hold a .440 team slugging percentage and an on-base percentage of .326, which is good for 12th in baseball. They rank 17th in MLB with 8.5 hits per contest. Christian Yelich comes into this matchup batting .335 with an OBP of .427. He has 133 hits this year along with 84 RBI in 397 AB's. He maintains a slugging percentage of .703 with an OPS+ of 184. Lorenzo Cain is hitting .251 this season and he has an OBP of .318. He has collected 110 hits in 439 at bats while driving in 39 runs. He has an OPS+ of 76 and a slugging percentage of .362. The Brewers as a unit have 1,007 base hits, including 200 doubles and 188 homers. Milwaukee has walked 443 times this year and they have struck out on 1,131 occasions. They have had 840 men left on base and have an OPS of .767. They have scored 4.76 runs per game and totaled 566 runs this season.
Who will win tonight's Twins/Brewers MLB game against the spread?
Parlays Pundit's Pick: Take the Twins and over the total runs
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