San Francisco Giants at Baltimore Orioles MLB Picks and Tips 6/1/2019
Saturday, June 1, 2019
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Probable Pitchers: Shaun Anderson vs. David Hess
Oriole Park is the site where Trey Mancini and the Baltimore Orioles (17-39, 5th in AL East) will take on the San Francisco Giants (22-33, 5th in NL West) on Saturday. The Orioles open this matchup at +122 while the Giants are priced at -132. The over/under has been set at 9.5.
The Giants have been excellent for oddsmakers, having gone 22-33-0 SU. Baltimore is covering 30.4% of the time, going 17-39-0 straight up. The Giants have been excellent for bettors as the favorite, going 6-4-0 SU. Baltimore has gone 16-37-0 straight up as the underdog, so they cover 30.2% of the time.
Valuable San Francisco Giants Betting Trends
The Giants have been a dicey Under option for O/U MLB bettors, having gone 28-25-2.
San Francisco is covering 44.4% of the time as the visitor, having gone 12-15-0 straight up.
Important Baltimore Orioles Betting Trends
The Orioles cover 25.0% of the time at Oriole Park, going 7-21-0 SU.
The Orioles have been a dicey Under option for O/U MLB bettors, having gone 28-25-3.
Key San Francisco Giants Injuries
5/30/2019 Steven Duggar RF Shoulder Probable for May 31
5/30/2019 Travis Bergen RP Shoulder Expected to be out until at least Jun 4
5/29/2019 Nick Vincent RP Pectoral Expected to be out until at least Jun 14
5/28/2019 Trevor Gott RP Forearm Expected to be out until at least Jun 4
2/19/2019 Johnny Cueto SP Elbow Expected to be out until at least Sep 1
Key Baltimore Orioles Injuries
5/29/2019 Chris Davis 1B Hip Expected to be out until at least Jun 7
5/27/2019 Mark Trumbo LF Knee Expected to be out until at least Jun 11
5/22/2019 Alex Cobb SP Back Expected to be out until at least Jun 28
5/20/2019 Nate Karns RP Forearm Expected to be out until at least Jun 11
Useful Pitching Statistics
The Giants have a 22-33 overall record this season. Starting pitcher Shaun Anderson has a 0-1 record with an earned run average of 4.80 and a WHIP of 1.53 this season. He has 9 strikeouts over his 15 innings pitched and he's given up 19 hits. He's allowed 11.4 hits per 9 innings and he has a FIP of 3.61. The bullpen has an earned run average of 3.93 and they have given up 187 base hits on the year. Teams are hitting .229 against the bullpen and they've struck out 219 hitters and walked 76 batters. As a team, San Francisco allows 8.8 hits per nine innings while striking out 8.6 batters per nine innings. They are 20th in the league in team earned run average at 4.67. The Giants pitchers collectively have given up 482 base hits and 256 earned runs. They have allowed 79 home runs this season, ranking them 10th in the league. San Francisco as a pitching staff has walked 181 batters and struck out 472. They have walked 3.3 men per 9 innings while striking out 8.6 per 9. They have a team WHIP of 1.35 and their FIP as a unit is 4.58.
As a team San Francisco is hitting .220, good for 29th in the league. The Giants hold a .363 team slugging percentage and an on-base percentage of .286, which is good for 29th in baseball. They rank 28th in MLB with 7.4 hits per game. Joe Panik is hitting .246 with an on-base percentage of .330. He has 43 hits this season in 175 at bats with 17 runs batted in. He has a slugging percentage of .354 and an OPS+ of 85. Steven Duggar is hitting .235 this year and he has an on-base percentage of .281. He has totaled 48 hits and he has driven in 22 men in 204 at bats. His OPS+ is 68 while his slugging percentage is at .343. The Giants have 405 hits, including 100 doubles and 50 home runs. San Francisco has walked 160 times so far this season and they have struck out 490 times as a unit. They have left 341 men on base and have a team OPS of .649. They score 3.67 runs per contest and have scored a total of 202 runs this year.
Useful Pitching Statistics
Baltimore has a 17-39 overall mark this year. With an earned run average of 6.71, David Hess has a 1-6 record and a 1.45 WHIP. He has 44 strikeouts over the 51 innings he's pitched. He also has given up 55 hits. He's allowing 9.7 hits per nine innings and his FIP stands at 7.13. The bullpen has an earned run average of 5.98 and they have given up 234 base hits on the year. Teams are hitting .269 against the Orioles bullpen. Their relievers have struck out 213 batters and walked 107 opposing hitters. As a team, Baltimore allows 9.5 hits per nine innings while striking out 7.9 batters per nine innings. They are 30th in the league in team earned run average at 5.7. The Orioles pitchers as a team have surrendered 522 base knocks and 312 earned runs this season. They have given up 117 home runs this year, which ranks 1st in Major League Baseball. Baltimore as a staff has walked 202 hitters and struck out 433 batters. They give up a walk 3.7 times per 9 innings while they strike out 7.9 per 9. Their team WHIP is 1.47 while their FIP as a staff is 5.85.
As a team, they are batting .239, good for 23rd in the league. The Orioles hold a .402 team slugging percentage and an on-base percentage of .299, which is good for 25th in baseball. They rank 23rd in MLB with 8.2 hits per contest. Trey Mancini comes into this matchup batting .295 with an OBP of .345. He has 62 hits this year along with 26 RBI in 210 AB's. He maintains a slugging percentage of .529 with an OPS+ of 131. Jonathan Villar is hitting .259 this season and he has an OBP of .316. He has collected 58 hits in 224 at bats while driving in 25 runs. He has an OPS+ of 98 and a slugging percentage of .424. The Orioles as a unit have 457 base hits, including 90 doubles and 67 homers. Baltimore has walked 144 times this year and they have struck out on 498 occasions. They have had 366 men left on base and have an OPS of .700. They have scored 4.04 runs per game and totaled 226 runs this season.
Who will win tonight's Giants/Orioles MLB game against the spread?
Guy's Pick: Take the Giants -132
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