Pittsburgh Pirates at Milwaukee Brewers MLB Parlay 6/7/2019
Friday, June 7, 2019
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Probable Pitchers: Nick Kingham vs. Brandon Woodruff
Miller Park is the venue where Christian Yelich and the Milwaukee Brewers (34-28, 2nd in NL Central) will take on the Pittsburgh Pirates (29-31, 4th in NL Central) on Friday. The moneyline on this contest has the Pirates coming in at +225 and the Brewers are at -245. The over/under has been set at 9.
The Pirates have been dicey for wagerers, having gone 29-31-0 SU. The Brewers cover 54.8% of the time, going 34-28-0 straight up. The Brewers have been an excellent bet for MLB bettors as a favorite, going 18-14-0 SU. The Pirates cover 45.0% of the time as the underdog, having gone 18-22-0 straight up.
Valuable Pittsburgh Pirates Betting Trends
The Pirates have been a very good Over pick for O/U MLB wagerers, having gone 36-23-1.
Pittsburgh is covering 56.7% of the time as the visitor, having gone 17-13-0 straight up.
Important Milwaukee Brewers Betting Trends
Milwaukee is covering 58.1% of the time at Miller Park, going 18-13-0 SU.
The Brewers have been a great Under pick for O/U MLB wagerers, having gone 27-34-1.
Key Pittsburgh Pirates Injuries
6/5/2019 Lonnie Chisenhall RF Calf Expected to be out until at least Jun 28
6/5/2019 Jung Ho Kang 3B Side Expected to be out until at least Jun 6
6/5/2019 Nick Burdi RP Biceps Expected to be out until at least Jul 12
6/5/2019 Trevor Williams SP Side Expected to be out until at least Jun 13
6/5/2019 Corey Dickerson LF Shoulder Expected to be out until at least Jun 7
6/5/2019 Chris Stratton RP Side Expected to be out until at least Jun 14
6/5/2019 Francisco Cervelli C Concussion Expected to be out until at least Jun 18
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 Milwaukee Brewers Injuries
6/5/2019 Gio Gonzalez SP Arm Expected to be out until at least Jun 16
6/5/2019 Lorenzo Cain CF Thumb Probable for Jun 6
6/2/2019 Jhoulys Chacin SP Back Expected to be out until at least Jun 11
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
2/19/2019 Brent Suter SP Elbow Out for the season
Useful Pitching Statistics
The Pirates have a 29-31 overall record this season. Starting pitcher Nick Kingham has a 1-1 record with an earned run average of 8.91 and a WHIP of 2.01 this season. He has 32 strikeouts over his 32.1 innings pitched and he's given up 48 hits. He's allowed 13.4 hits per 9 innings and he has a FIP of 5.17. The bullpen has an earned run average of 5.27 and they have given up 231 base hits on the year. Teams are hitting .256 against the bullpen and they've struck out 252 hitters and walked 110 batters. As a team, Pittsburgh allows 9 hits per nine innings while striking out 8.9 batters per nine innings. They are 25th in the league in team earned run average at 5. The Pirates pitchers collectively have given up 537 base hits and 300 earned runs. They have allowed 80 home runs this season, ranking them 18th in the league. Pittsburgh as a pitching staff has walked 216 batters and struck out 531. They have walked 3.6 men per 9 innings while striking out 8.9 per 9. They have a team WHIP of 1.39 and their FIP as a unit is 4.46.
As a team Pittsburgh is hitting .257, good for 10th in the league. The Pirates hold a .405 team slugging percentage and an on-base percentage of .316, which is good for 20th in baseball. They rank 6th in MLB with 9.1 hits per game. Melky Cabrera is hitting .335 with an on-base percentage of .376. He has 56 hits this season in 167 at bats with 22 runs batted in. He has a slugging percentage of .467 and an OPS+ of 124. Josh Bell is hitting .330 this year and he has an on-base percentage of .393. He has totaled 76 hits and he has driven in 54 men in 230 at bats. His OPS+ is 178 while his slugging percentage is at .678. The Pirates have 543 hits, including 110 doubles and 60 home runs. Pittsburgh has walked 161 times so far this season and they have struck out 495 times as a unit. They have left 436 men on base and have a team OPS of .721. They score 4.28 runs per contest and have scored a total of 257 runs this year.
Useful Pitching Statistics
Milwaukee has a 34-28 overall mark this year. With an earned run average of 3.82, Brandon Woodruff has a 7-1 record and a 1.20 WHIP. He has 80 strikeouts over the 68.1 innings he's pitched. He also has given up 63 hits. He's allowing 8.3 hits per nine innings and his FIP stands at 3.16. The bullpen has an earned run average of 4.58 and they have given up 227 base hits on the year. Teams are hitting .230 against the Brewers bullpen. Their relievers have struck out 284 batters and walked 108 opposing hitters. As a team, Milwaukee allows 8.8 hits per nine innings while striking out 9.1 batters per nine innings. They are 19th in the league in team earned run average at 4.61. The Brewers pitchers as a team have surrendered 549 base knocks and 289 earned runs this season. They have given up 89 home runs this year, which ranks 5th in Major League Baseball. Milwaukee as a staff has walked 221 hitters and struck out 572 batters. They give up a walk 3.5 times per 9 innings while they strike out 9.1 per 9. Their team WHIP is 1.36 while their FIP as a staff is 4.46.
As a team, they are batting .249, good for 17th in the league. The Brewers hold a .446 team slugging percentage and an on-base percentage of .329, which is good for 12th in baseball. They rank 14th in MLB with 8.6 hits per contest. Christian Yelich comes into this matchup batting .320 with an OBP of .433. He has 63 hits this year along with 49 RBI in 197 AB's. He maintains a slugging percentage of .716 with an OPS+ of 193. Lorenzo Cain is hitting .253 this season and he has an OBP of .307. He has collected 61 hits in 241 at bats while driving in 24 runs. He has an OPS+ of 78 and a slugging percentage of .378. The Brewers as a unit have 535 base hits, including 98 doubles and 105 homers. Milwaukee has walked 235 times this year and they have struck out on 604 occasions. They have had 434 men left on base and have an OPS of .775. They have scored 4.95 runs per game and totaled 307 runs this season.
Who will win tonight's Pirates/Brewers MLB game against the spread?
Parlays Pundit's Pick: Take the Pirates +225
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