Minnesota Twins at Toronto Blue Jays MLB Parlay 5/6/2019
Monday, May 6, 2019
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Probable Pitchers: Martin Perez vs. Marcus Stroman
The Minnesota Twins visit Rogers Centre on Monday, May 6, 2019 to play the Toronto Blue Jays. The probable starters are Martin Perez for the Twins and Marcus Stroman for the Blue Jays.
The opening line for this matchup has Minnesota at +119 and Toronto at -129. The Twins have a 18-13-0 over/under record and a 16-15-0 run line mark. The Blue Jays are 18-15-0 against the run line and have a 13-20-0 over/under record.
Valuable Minnesota Twins Betting Trends
The Minnesota Twins are 18-13-0 against the over/under
The Minnesota Twins are 16-15-0 against the run line
Important Toronto Blue Jays Betting Trends
The Toronto Blue Jays are 13-20-0 against the over/under
The Toronto Blue Jays are 18-15-0 against the run line
Key Minnesota Twins Injuries
05/02/19 P Adalberto Mejia Calf 10-day IL (05/01)
04/28/19 C Willians Astudillo Hamstring 10-day IL (04/28)
03/28/19 P Addison Reed Thumb 10-day IL (03/25)
03/28/19 P Gabriel Moya Heel 10-day IL (03/28)
03/25/19 3B Miguel Sano Heel 10-day IL (03/25)
Key Toronto Blue Jays Injuries
04/21/19 P Matt Shoemaker Knee 10-day IL (04/21); is out for season
04/16/19 P Ryan Borucki Elbow 60-day IL (03/25)
04/03/19 CF Dalton Pompey Concussion 60-day IL (04/02)
03/31/19 P Clayton Richard Knee 10-day IL (03/31)
03/28/19 P David Phelps Elbow 10-day IL (03/25)
03/28/19 LF Jonathan Davis Ankle 10-day IL (03/25)
03/25/19 2B Devon Travis Knee 60-day IL (03/25)
Useful Pitching Statistics
The Twins have a 20-11 overall record this season. Starting pitcher Martin Perez has a 4-0 record with an earned run average of 3.41 and a WHIP of 1.40 this season. He has 30 strikeouts over his 34.1 innings pitched and he's given up 34 hits. He's allowed 8.9 hits per 9 innings and he has a FIP of 3.45. The bullpen has an earned run average of 4.76 and they have given up 98 base hits on the year. Teams are hitting .254 against the bullpen and they've struck out 105 hitters and walked 50 batters. As a team, Minnesota allows 8.5 hits per nine innings while striking out 8.5 batters per nine innings. They are 13th in the league in team earned run average at 4.14. The Twins pitchers collectively have given up 260 base hits and 126 earned runs. They have allowed 36 home runs this season, ranking them 23rd in the league. Minnesota as a pitching staff has walked 97 batters and struck out 259. They have walked 3.2 men per 9 innings while striking out 8.5 per 9. They have a team WHIP of 1.30 and their FIP as a unit is 4.13.
As a team Minnesota is hitting .256, good for 7th in the league. The Twins hold a .493 team slugging percentage and an on-base percentage of .323, which is good for 17th in baseball. They rank 12th in MLB with 8.6 hits per game. Jorge Polanco is hitting .313 with an on-base percentage of .385. He has 36 hits this season in 115 at bats with 11 runs batted in. He has a slugging percentage of .591 and an OPS+ of 158. Eddie Rosario is hitting .222 this year and he has an on-base percentage of .272. He has totaled 26 hits and he has driven in 25 men in 117 at bats. His OPS+ is 112 while his slugging percentage is at .547. The Twins have 266 hits, including 66 doubles and 56 home runs. Minnesota has walked 91 times so far this season and they have struck out 227 times as a unit. They have left 184 men on base and have a team OPS of .815. They score 5.32 runs per contest and have scored a total of 165 runs this year.
Useful Pitching Statistics
Toronto has a 15-18 overall mark this year. With an earned run average of 2.20, Marcus Stroman has a 1-4 record and a 1.20 WHIP. He has 39 strikeouts over the 41 innings he's pitched. He also has given up 33 hits. He's allowing 7.2 hits per nine innings and his FIP stands at 2.4. The bullpen has an earned run average of 3.16 and they have given up 88 base hits on the year. Teams are hitting .188 against the Blue Jays bullpen. Their relievers have struck out 135 batters and walked 56 opposing hitters. As a team, Toronto allows 7.1 hits per nine innings while striking out 8.7 batters per nine innings. They are 3rd in the league in team earned run average at 3.44. The Blue Jays pitchers as a team have surrendered 233 base knocks and 113 earned runs this season. They have given up 32 home runs this year, which ranks 26th in Major League Baseball. Toronto as a staff has walked 129 hitters and struck out 286 batters. They give up a walk 3.9 times per 9 innings while they strike out 8.7 per 9. Their team WHIP is 1.22 while their FIP as a staff is 4.03.
As a team, they are batting .230, good for 25th in the league. The Blue Jays hold a .375 team slugging percentage and an on-base percentage of .295, which is good for 26th in baseball. They rank 25th in MLB with 7.7 hits per contest. Justin Smoak comes into this matchup batting .248 with an OBP of .370. He has 26 hits this year along with 19 RBI in 105 AB's. He maintains a slugging percentage of .429 with an OPS+ of 119. Freddy Galvis is hitting .287 this season and he has an OBP of .311. He has collected 33 hits in 115 at bats while driving in 13 runs. He has an OPS+ of 110 and a slugging percentage of .470. The Blue Jays as a unit have 255 base hits, including 54 doubles and 33 homers. Toronto has walked 95 times this year and they have struck out on 327 occasions. They have had 201 men left on base and have an OPS of .669. They have scored 3.97 runs per game and totaled 131 runs this season.
Who will win tonight's Twins/Blue Jays MLB game against the spread?
Parlays Pundit's Pick: Take the Blue Jays -129
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