Pittsburgh Pirates at Atlanta Braves MLB Parlay 6/11/2019
Tuesday, June 11, 2019
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Probable Pitchers: Chris Archer vs. Mike Foltynewicz
SunTrust Park is the venue where Ozzie Albies and the Atlanta Braves (36-29, 2nd in NL East) will play the Pittsburgh Pirates (30-34, 4th in NL Central) on Tuesday. The Braves open this game at -146 while the Pirates are coming in at +136. The O/U has been set at 9.5.
The Pirates have been dicey for baseball bettors, having gone 30-34-0 SU. Atlanta covers 55.4% of the time, going 36-29-0 straight up. The Braves have been excellent for baseball bettors as a favorite, going 27-18-0 SU. Pittsburgh covers 43.2% of the time as the underdog, having gone 19-25-0 straight up.
Valuable Pittsburgh Pirates Betting Trends
The Pirates have been a rough Under bet for O/U baseball wagerers, having gone 37-26-1.
The Pirates cover 51.5% of the time on the road, having gone 17-16-0 straight up.
Important Atlanta Braves Betting Trends
The Braves cover 51.6% of the time at SunTrust Park, going 16-15-0 SU.
The Braves have been a decent Over bet for O/U baseball wagerers, having gone 34-28-3.
Key Pittsburgh Pirates Injuries
6/10/2019 Chris Stratton RP Side Expected to be out until at least Jun 16
6/9/2019 Francisco Cervelli C Concussion Expected to be out until at least Jun 22
6/8/2019 Rookie Davis RP Finger Expected to be out until at least Jun 18
6/8/2019 Trevor Williams SP Side Expected to be out until at least Jun 18
6/5/2019 Nick Burdi RP Biceps Expected to be out until at least Jul 12
6/5/2019 Lonnie Chisenhall RF Calf Expected to be out until at least Jun 28
6/4/2019 Nik Turley SP Elbow Expected to be out until at least Jun 18
6/1/2019 Keone Kela RP Shoulder Expected to be out until at least Jun 18
5/13/2019 Jameson Taillon SP Elbow Expected to be out until at least Jul 4
4/25/2019 Erik Gonzalez SS Collarbone Expected to be out until at least Jul 4
3/28/2019 Edgar Santana RP Elbow Out for the season
3/1/2019 Chad Kuhl SP Elbow Out for the season
Key Atlanta Braves Injuries
6/8/2019 Darren O'Day RP Forearm Expected to be out until at least Jun 14
6/5/2019 Jacob Lindgren RP Elbow Expected to be out until at least Jul 1
5/28/2019 Ender Inciarte CF Back Expected to be out until at least Jun 15
Useful Pitching Statistics
The Pirates have a 30-34 overall record this season. Starting pitcher Chris Archer has a 3-5 record with an earned run average of 5.20 and a WHIP of 1.45 this season. He has 53 strikeouts over his 53.2 innings pitched and he's given up 50 hits. He's allowed 8.4 hits per 9 innings and he has a FIP of 5.46. The bullpen has an earned run average of 5.39 and they have given up 252 base hits on the year. Teams are hitting .261 against the bullpen and they've struck out 262 hitters and walked 119 batters. As a team, Pittsburgh allows 9.1 hits per nine innings while striking out 8.8 batters per nine innings. They are 26th in the league in team earned run average at 5.04. The Pirates pitchers collectively have given up 578 base hits and 321 earned runs. They have allowed 87 home runs this season, ranking them 15th in the league. Pittsburgh as a pitching staff has walked 239 batters and struck out 559. They have walked 3.8 men per 9 innings while striking out 8.8 per 9. They have a team WHIP of 1.43 and their FIP as a unit is 4.55.
As a team Pittsburgh is hitting .256, good for 11th in the league. The Pirates hold a .407 team slugging percentage and an on-base percentage of .314, which is good for 20th in baseball. They rank 6th in MLB with 9.0 hits per game. Melky Cabrera is hitting .331 with an on-base percentage of .372. He has 57 hits this season in 172 at bats with 22 runs batted in. He has a slugging percentage of .459 and an OPS+ of 122. Josh Bell is hitting .325 this year and he has an on-base percentage of .388. He has totaled 79 hits and he has driven in 57 men in 243 at bats. His OPS+ is 175 while his slugging percentage is at .667. The Pirates have 573 hits, including 118 doubles and 65 home runs. Pittsburgh has walked 168 times so far this season and they have struck out 536 times as a unit. They have left 453 men on base and have a team OPS of .720. They score 4.25 runs per contest and have scored a total of 272 runs this year.
Useful Pitching Statistics
Atlanta has a 36-29 overall mark this year. With an earned run average of 5.89, Mike Foltynewicz has a 1-5 record and a 1.26 WHIP. He has 37 strikeouts over the 44.1 innings he's pitched. He also has given up 47 hits. He's allowing 9.5 hits per nine innings and his FIP stands at 6.62. The bullpen has an earned run average of 4.27 and they have given up 225 base hits on the year. Teams are hitting .246 against the Braves bullpen. Their relievers have struck out 253 batters and walked 116 opposing hitters. As a team, Atlanta allows 8.4 hits per nine innings while striking out 8.7 batters per nine innings. They are 12th in the league in team earned run average at 4.25. The Braves pitchers as a team have surrendered 548 base knocks and 276 earned runs this season. They have given up 83 home runs this year, which ranks 19th in Major League Baseball. Atlanta as a staff has walked 242 hitters and struck out 568 batters. They give up a walk 3.7 times per 9 innings while they strike out 8.7 per 9. Their team WHIP is 1.35 while their FIP as a staff is 4.47.
As a team, they are batting .256, good for 10th in the league. The Braves hold a .437 team slugging percentage and an on-base percentage of .331, which is good for 11th in baseball. They rank 10th in MLB with 8.8 hits per contest. Ozzie Albies comes into this matchup batting .266 with an OBP of .333. He has 68 hits this year along with 26 RBI in 256 AB's. He maintains a slugging percentage of .410 with an OPS+ of 94. Freddie Freeman is hitting .312 this season and he has an OBP of .401. He has collected 78 hits in 250 at bats while driving in 41 runs. He has an OPS+ of 155 and a slugging percentage of .592. The Braves as a unit have 573 base hits, including 107 doubles and 89 homers. Atlanta has walked 238 times this year and they have struck out on 552 occasions. They have had 461 men left on base and have an OPS of .767. They have scored 4.97 runs per game and totaled 323 runs this season.
Who will win tonight's Pirates/Braves MLB game against the spread?
Parlays Pundit's Pick: Take the Pirates +136
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