Oakland Athletics at Boston Red Sox MLB Parlay 4/29/2019
Monday, April 29, 2019
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Probable Pitchers: Frankie Montas vs. Eduardo Rodriguez
The Oakland Athletics visit Fenway Park on Monday, April 29, 2019 to play the Boston Red Sox. The probable starters are Frankie Montas for the Athletics and Eduardo Rodriguez for the Red Sox.
The opening line for this matchup has Oakland at +135 and Boston at -145. The Athletics have a 15-14-0 over/under record and a 14-15-0 run line mark. The Red Sox are 8-19-0 against the run line and have a 15-11-1 over/under record.
Valuable Oakland Athletics Betting Trends
The Oakland Athletics are 15-14-0 against the over/under
The Oakland Athletics are 14-15-0 against the run line
Important Boston Red Sox Betting Trends
The Boston Red Sox are 15-11-1 against the over/under
The Boston Red Sox are 8-19-0 against the run line
Key Oakland Athletics Injuries
04/17/19 P Marco Estrada Back 10-day IL (04/17)
03/25/19 C Chris Herrmann Knee 60-day IL (03/17)
03/25/19 P Jharel Cotton Arm 60-day IL (03/17)
03/25/19 1B Matt Olson Hand 10-day IL (03/27)
03/25/19 LF Nick Martini Knee 10-day IL (03/17)
03/25/19 P Sean Manaea Shoulder 60-day IL (03/25)
Key Boston Red Sox Injuries
04/27/19 RF J.D. Martinez Back is questionable Sunday vs Tampa Bay Rays
04/20/19 P Nathan Eovaldi Elbow 10-day IL (04/18)
04/19/19 2B Dustin Pedroia Knee 10-day IL (04/18)
04/19/19 2B Eduardo Nunez Back 10-day IL (04/18)
04/06/19 P Brian Johnson Elbow 10-day IL (04/06)
04/06/19 2B Brock Holt Eye 10-day IL (04/06)
03/28/19 3B Marco Hernandez Shoulder 10-day IL (03/28)
03/25/19 P Steven Wright Suspension 80 game suspension
Useful Pitching Statistics
The Athletics have a 14-15 overall record this season. Starting pitcher Frankie Montas has a 4-1 record with an earned run average of 3.10 and a WHIP of 1.14 this season. He has 26 strikeouts over his 29 innings pitched and he's given up 25 hits. He's allowed 7.8 hits per 9 innings and he has a FIP of 4.17. The bullpen has an earned run average of 4.07 and they have given up 96 base hits on the year. Teams are hitting .230 against the bullpen and they've struck out 119 hitters and walked 48 batters. As a team, Oakland allows 8.5 hits per nine innings while striking out 8 batters per nine innings. They are 19th in the league in team earned run average at 4.67. The Athletics pitchers collectively have given up 245 base hits and 134 earned runs. They have allowed 35 home runs this season, ranking them 13th in the league. Oakland as a pitching staff has walked 97 batters and struck out 229. They have walked 3.4 men per 9 innings while striking out 8 per 9. They have a team WHIP of 1.32 and their FIP as a unit is 4.42.
As a team Oakland is hitting .246, good for 18th in the league. The Athletics hold a .422 team slugging percentage and an on-base percentage of .317, which is good for 20th in baseball. They rank 20th in MLB with 8.2 hits per game. Marcus Semien is hitting .312 with an on-base percentage of .387. He has 34 hits this season in 109 at bats with 16 runs batted in. He has a slugging percentage of .495 and an OPS+ of 139. Khris Davis is hitting .217 this year and he has an on-base percentage of .278. He has totaled 23 hits and he has driven in 22 men in 106 at bats. His OPS+ is 108 while his slugging percentage is at .509. The Athletics have 239 hits, including 42 doubles and 42 home runs. Oakland has walked 92 times so far this season and they have struck out 200 times as a unit. They have left 186 men on base and have a team OPS of .739. They score 4.69 runs per contest and have scored a total of 136 runs this year.
Useful Pitching Statistics
Boston has a 11-16 overall mark this year. With an earned run average of 5.88, Eduardo Rodriguez has a 2-2 record and a 1.46 WHIP. He has 28 strikeouts over the 26 innings he's pitched. He also has given up 28 hits. He's allowing 9.7 hits per nine innings and his FIP stands at 4.25. The bullpen has an earned run average of 4.70 and they have given up 95 base hits on the year. Teams are hitting .240 against the Red Sox bullpen. Their relievers have struck out 120 batters and walked 45 opposing hitters. As a team, Boston allows 9 hits per nine innings while striking out 9.7 batters per nine innings. They are 26th in the league in team earned run average at 5.31. The Red Sox pitchers as a team have surrendered 236 base knocks and 139 earned runs this season. They have given up 42 home runs this year, which ranks 6th in Major League Baseball. Boston as a staff has walked 102 hitters and struck out 254 batters. They give up a walk 3.9 times per 9 innings while they strike out 9.7 per 9. Their team WHIP is 1.43 while their FIP as a staff is 4.73.
As a team, they are batting .236, good for 22nd in the league. The Red Sox hold a .390 team slugging percentage and an on-base percentage of .320, which is good for 18th in baseball. They rank 23rd in MLB with 7.9 hits per contest. Mookie Betts comes into this matchup batting .267 with an OBP of .370. He has 27 hits this year along with 13 RBI in 101 AB's. He maintains a slugging percentage of .485 with an OPS+ of 123. J.D. Martinez is hitting .340 this season and he has an OBP of .423. He has collected 33 hits in 97 at bats while driving in 13 runs. He has an OPS+ of 149 and a slugging percentage of .526. The Red Sox as a unit have 212 base hits, including 49 doubles and 29 homers. Boston has walked 102 times this year and they have struck out on 214 occasions. They have had 183 men left on base and have an OPS of .709. They have scored 4.37 runs per game and totaled 118 runs this season.
Who will win tonight's Athletics/Red Sox MLB game against the spread?
Parlays Pundit's Pick: Take the Red Sox -145
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