Seattle Mariners at Kansas City Royals MLB Parlay 4/8/2019
Monday, April 8, 2019
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Probable Pitchers: Felix Hernandez vs. Homer Bailey
The Seattle Mariners visit Kauffman Stadium on Monday, April 8, 2019 to play the Kansas City Royals. The probable starters are Felix Hernandez for the Mariners and Homer Bailey for the Royals.
The opening line for this matchup has Seattle at -110 and Kansas City at +100. The Mariners have a 7-3-0 over/under record and a 8-2-0 run line mark. The Royals are 4-3-0 against the run line and have a 6-1-0 over/under record.
Valuable Seattle Mariners Betting Trends
The Seattle Mariners are 7-3-0 against the over/under
The Seattle Mariners are 8-2-0 against the run line
Important Kansas City Royals Betting Trends
The Kansas City Royals are 6-1-0 against the over/under
The Kansas City Royals are 4-3-0 against the run line
Key Seattle Mariners Injuries
04/06/19 2B Dee Gordon Groin is questionable Sunday vs Chicago White Sox
04/02/19 P Hunter Strickland Side 60-day IL (04/02)
03/25/19 P Gerson Bautista Pectoral 10-day IL (03/17)
03/25/19 3B Kyle Seager Hand 60-day IL (03/17)
03/25/19 P Sam Tuivailala Achilles 10-day IL (03/17)
03/25/19 P Shawn Armstrong Undisclosed 10-day IL (03/17)
Key Kansas City Royals Injuries
03/25/19 C Salvador Perez Elbow is out for season
03/25/19 P Trevor Oaks Hip 60-day IL (03/25)
03/25/19 P Brian Flynn Elbow 10-day IL (03/25)
03/25/19 P Danny Duffy Shoulder 10-day IL (03/25)
03/25/19 P Eric Skoglund Suspension 80 game suspension
03/25/19 P Jesse Hahn Elbow 60-day IL (03/25)
Useful Pitching Statistics
The Mariners have a 8-2 overall record this season. Starting pitcher Felix Hernandez has a 1-0 record with an earned run average of 1.69 and a WHIP of 1.31 this season. He has 4 strikeouts over his 5.1 innings pitched and he's given up 7 hits. He's allowed 11.8 hits per 9 innings and he has a FIP of 2.01. The bullpen has an earned run average of 4.01 and they have given up 22 base hits on the year. Teams are hitting .179 against the bullpen and they've struck out 33 hitters and walked 22 batters. As a team, Seattle allows 8.5 hits per nine innings while striking out 7.2 batters per nine innings. They are 14th in the league in team earned run average at 3.72. The Mariners pitchers collectively have given up 87 base hits and 38 earned runs. They have allowed 12 home runs this season, ranking them 10th in the league. Seattle as a pitching staff has walked 32 batters and struck out 74. They have walked 3.1 men per 9 innings while striking out 7.2 per 9. They have a team WHIP of 1.29 and their FIP as a unit is 4.18.
As a team Seattle is hitting .274, good for 4th in the league. The Mariners hold a .549 team slugging percentage and an on-base percentage of .367, which is good for 5th in baseball. They rank 4th in MLB with 9.6 hits per game. Dee Gordon is hitting .281 with an on-base percentage of .306. He has 9 hits this season in 32 at bats with 6 runs batted in. He has a slugging percentage of .313 and an OPS+ of 84. Domingo Santana is hitting .286 this year and he has an on-base percentage of .388. He has totaled 12 hits and he has driven in 14 men in 42 at bats. His OPS+ is 192 while his slugging percentage is at .619. The Mariners have 96 hits, including 22 doubles and 24 home runs. Seattle has walked 47 times so far this season and they have struck out 92 times as a unit. They have left 76 men on base and have a team OPS of .915. They score 7.3 runs per contest and have scored a total of 73 runs this year.
Useful Pitching Statistics
Kansas City has a 2-5 overall mark this year. With an earned run average of 5.40, Homer Bailey has a 0-0 record and a 1.40 WHIP. He has 8 strikeouts over the 5 innings he's pitched. He also has given up 5 hits. He's allowing 9 hits per nine innings and his FIP stands at 0.95. The bullpen has an earned run average of 8.86 and they have given up 29 base hits on the year. Teams are hitting .326 against the Royals bullpen. Their relievers have struck out 15 batters and walked 20 opposing hitters. As a team, Kansas City allows 9.3 hits per nine innings while striking out 8 batters per nine innings. They are 25th in the league in team earned run average at 5.52. The Royals pitchers as a team have surrendered 64 base knocks and 38 earned runs this season. They have given up 5 home runs this year, which ranks 29th in Major League Baseball. Kansas City as a staff has walked 35 hitters and struck out 55 batters. They give up a walk 5.1 times per 9 innings while they strike out 8 per 9. Their team WHIP is 1.60 while their FIP as a staff is 4.21.
As a team, they are batting .229, good for 20th in the league. The Royals hold a .398 team slugging percentage and an on-base percentage of .286, which is good for 23rd in baseball. They rank 20th in MLB with 7.7 hits per contest. Whit Merrifield comes into this matchup batting .267 with an OBP of .313. He has 8 hits this year along with 4 RBI in 30 AB's. He maintains a slugging percentage of .467 with an OPS+ of 122. Jorge Soler is hitting .296 this season and he has an OBP of .345. He has collected 8 hits in 27 at bats while driving in 7 runs. He has an OPS+ of 155 and a slugging percentage of .556. The Royals as a unit have 54 base hits, including 9 doubles and 7 homers. Kansas City has walked 17 times this year and they have struck out on 52 occasions. They have had 40 men left on base and have an OPS of .684. They have scored 4.86 runs per game and totaled 34 runs this season.
Who will win tonight's Mariners/Royals MLB game against the spread?
Parlays Pundit's Pick: Take the Royals +100
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