New York Yankees at Detroit Tigers Expert MLB Picks 9/10/2019
Tuesday, September 10, 2019
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Probable Pitchers: Chad Green vs. Edwin Jackson
Aaron Judge and the New York Yankees (94-50, 1st in AL East) go to Comerica Park on Tuesday where they'll meet the Detroit Tigers (42-100, 5th in AL Central). The Yankees open this matchup at -135 while the Tigers are coming in at +125. The total has been set at 9.5.
The Yankees have been great for bettors, having gone 94-50-0 SU. Detroit covers 29.6% of the time, going 42-100-0 straight up.
Valuable New York Yankees Betting Trends
The Yankees have been a good Over choice for over/under baseball wagerers, having gone 76-63-5.
The Yankees cover 58.2% of the time as the away team, having gone 39-28-0 straight up.
Important Detroit Tigers Betting Trends
The Tigers cover 26.5% of the time at Comerica Park, going 18-50-0 SU.
The Tigers have been a good Over choice for over/under baseball wagerers, having gone 65-67-10.
Key New York Yankees Injuries
9/8/2019 Greg Bird 1B Foot Out for the season
9/8/2019 Mike Tauchman LF Calf Expected to be out until at least Sep 17
9/8/2019 Stephen Tarpley RP Elbow Expected to be out until at least Sep 21
9/8/2019 Aaron Hicks CF Elbow Out for the season
9/8/2019 CC Sabathia SP Knee Expected to be out until at least Sep 11
9/8/2019 Luis Severino SP Lat Expected to be out until at least Sep 17
9/8/2019 Jacoby Ellsbury CF Foot Out for the season
9/8/2019 Cameron Maybin LF Wrist Probable for Sep 9
9/6/2019 Ben Heller RP Forearm Expected to be out until at least Sep 10
9/5/2019 Giancarlo Stanton LF Knee Expected to be out until at least Sep 17
9/1/2019 Jonathan Holder RP Shoulder Expected to be out until at least Sep 15
9/1/2019 Jake Barrett RP Elbow Out for the season
9/1/2019 David Hale RP Back Out for the season
8/27/2019 Jordan Montgomery SP Shoulder Expected to be out until at least Sep 15
8/22/2019 Dellin Betances RP Lat Expected to be out until at least Sep 14
5/21/2019 Miguel Andujar DH Shoulder Out for the season
Key Detroit Tigers Injuries
9/1/2019 JaCoby Jones CF Wrist Out for the season
8/28/2019 Niko Goodrum SS Groin Out for the season
8/14/2019 Blaine Hardy RP Elbow Out for the season
8/11/2019 Tyson Ross SP Elbow Expected to be out until at least Sep 11
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
Useful Pitching Statistics
The Yankees have a 94-50 overall record this season. Starting pitcher Chad Green has a 3-4 record with an earned run average of 4.60 and a WHIP of 1.32 this season. He has 81 strikeouts over his 60.2 innings pitched and he's given up 63 hits. He's allowed 9.3 hits per 9 innings and he has a FIP of 3.77. The bullpen has an earned run average of 4.06 and they have given up 515 base hits on the year. Teams are hitting .237 against the bullpen and they've struck out 626 hitters and walked 230 batters. As a team, New York allows 8.5 hits per nine innings while striking out 9.4 batters per nine innings. They are 13th in the league in team earned run average at 4.39. The Yankees pitchers collectively have given up 1,215 base hits and 625 earned runs. They have allowed 228 home runs this season, ranking them 4th in the league. New York as a pitching staff has walked 451 batters and struck out 1,333. They have walked 3.2 men per 9 innings while striking out 9.4 per 9. They have a team WHIP of 1.30 and their FIP as a unit is 4.59.
As a team New York is hitting .269, good for 4th in the league. The Yankees hold a .488 team slugging percentage and an on-base percentage of .340, which is good for 3rd in baseball. They rank 5th in MLB with 9.2 hits per game. Aaron Judge is hitting .269 with an on-base percentage of .373. He has 88 hits this season in 327 at bats with 47 runs batted in. He has a slugging percentage of .508 and an OPS+ of 133. Gleyber Torres is hitting .286 this year and he has an on-base percentage of .347. He has totaled 141 hits and he has driven in 83 men in 493 at bats. His OPS+ is 133 while his slugging percentage is at .546. The Yankees have 1,331 hits, including 253 doubles and 268 home runs. New York has walked 507 times so far this season and they have struck out 1,253 times as a unit. They have left 934 men on base and have a team OPS of .829. They score 5.78 runs per contest and have scored a total of 832 runs this year.
Useful Pitching Statistics
Detroit has a 42-100 overall mark this year. With an earned run average of 9.16, Edwin Jackson has a 3-9 record and a 1.98 WHIP. He has 42 strikeouts over the 57 innings he's pitched. He also has given up 87 hits. He's allowing 13.7 hits per nine innings and his FIP stands at 7.32. The bullpen has an earned run average of 4.94 and they have given up 562 base hits on the year. Teams are hitting .259 against the Tigers bullpen. Their relievers have struck out 518 batters and walked 254 opposing hitters. 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 5.2. The Tigers pitchers as a team have surrendered 1,350 base knocks and 730 earned runs this season. They have given up 221 home runs this year, which ranks 7th in Major League Baseball. Detroit as a staff has walked 477 hitters and struck out 1,192 batters. They give up a walk 3.4 times per 9 innings while they strike out 8.5 per 9. Their team WHIP is 1.45 while their FIP as a staff is 4.88.
As a team, they are batting .239, good for 28th in the league. The Tigers hold a .388 team slugging percentage and an on-base percentage of .293, which is good for 30th in baseball. They rank 25th in MLB with 8.2 hits per contest. Brandon Dixon comes into this matchup batting .247 with an OBP of .290. He has 87 hits this year along with 48 RBI in 352 AB's. He maintains a slugging percentage of .446 with an OPS+ of 90. Miguel Cabrera is hitting .289 this season and he has an OBP of .351. He has collected 130 hits in 450 at bats while driving in 53 runs. He has an OPS+ of 98 and a slugging percentage of .400. The Tigers as a unit have 1,169 base hits, including 263 doubles and 133 homers. Detroit has walked 346 times this year and they have struck out on 1,430 occasions. They have had 940 men left on base and have an OPS of .681. They have scored 3.64 runs per game and totaled 517 runs this season.
Who will win tonight's Yankees/Tigers MLB game against the spread?
Josh's Pick: Take the Tigers (+125)
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