Seattle Mariners at Los Angeles Angels MLB Point Spread Picks 4/20/2019
Saturday, April 20, 2019
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Probable Pitchers: Yusei Kikuchi vs. Trevor Cahill
The Seattle Mariners visit Angel Stadium on Saturday, April 20, 2019 to play the Los Angeles Angels. The probable starters are Yusei Kikuchi for the Mariners and Trevor Cahill for the Angels.
The opening line for this matchup has Seattle at +107 and Los Angeles at -117. The Mariners have a 13-7-1 over/under record and a 13-8-0 run line mark. The Angels are 8-12-0 against the run line and have a 11-9-0 over/under record.
Valuable Seattle Mariners Betting Trends
The Seattle Mariners are 13-7-1 against the over/under
The Seattle Mariners are 13-8-0 against the run line
Important Los Angeles Angels Betting Trends
The Los Angeles Angels are 11-9-0 against the over/under
The Los Angeles Angels are 8-12-0 against the run line
Key Seattle Mariners Injuries
04/17/19 LF Mitch Haniger Illness is questionable Thursday vs Los Angeles Angels
04/15/19 P Wade LeBlanc Oblique 10-day IL (04/14)
04/11/19 3B Kyle Seager Hand 60-day IL (03/17)
04/10/19 P Chasen Bradford Shoulder 10-day IL (04/09)
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 P Sam Tuivailala Achilles 10-day IL (03/17)
03/25/19 P Shawn Armstrong Undisclosed 10-day IL (03/17)
Key Los Angeles Angels Injuries
04/16/19 P Tyler Skaggs Ankle 10-day IL (04/13)
03/30/19 LF Michael Hermosillo Undisclosed 10-day IL (03/25)
03/27/19 LF Justin Upton Toe 10-day IL (03/25)
03/25/19 P Andrew Heaney Elbow 10-day IL (03/25)
03/25/19 P JC Ramirez Elbow 60-day IL (03/25)
03/25/19 P Keynan Middleton Elbow 60-day IL (03/16)
03/25/19 P Nick Tropeano Shoulder 10-day IL (03/25)
03/25/19 P Shohei Ohtani Elbow 10-day IL (03/25)
03/25/19 P Taylor Cole Shoulder 10-day IL (03/25)
Useful Pitching Statistics
The Mariners have a 13-8 overall record this season. Starting pitcher Yusei Kikuchi has a 0-1 record with an earned run average of 4.23 and a WHIP of 1.12 this season. He has 20 strikeouts over his 27.2 innings pitched and he's given up 25 hits. He's allowed 8.1 hits per 9 innings and he has a FIP of 4.66. The bullpen has an earned run average of 4.52 and they have given up 61 base hits on the year. Teams are hitting .213 against the bullpen and they've struck out 81 hitters and walked 42 batters. As a team, Seattle allows 8.7 hits per nine innings while striking out 7.9 batters per nine innings. They are 11th in the league in team earned run average at 4.08. The Mariners pitchers collectively have given up 185 base hits and 87 earned runs. They have allowed 26 home runs this season, ranking them 8th in the league. Seattle as a pitching staff has walked 65 batters and struck out 168. They have walked 3 men per 9 innings while striking out 7.9 per 9. They have a team WHIP of 1.30 and their FIP as a unit is 4.26.
As a team Seattle is hitting .264, good for 9th in the league. The Mariners hold a .502 team slugging percentage and an on-base percentage of .335, which is good for 13th in baseball. They rank 6th in MLB with 9.3 hits per game. Dee Gordon is hitting .290 with an on-base percentage of .320. He has 20 hits this season in 69 at bats with 11 runs batted in. He has a slugging percentage of .377 and an OPS+ of 97. Domingo Santana is hitting .337 this year and he has an on-base percentage of .406. He has totaled 29 hits and he has driven in 24 men in 86 at bats. His OPS+ is 165 while his slugging percentage is at .535. The Mariners have 195 hits, including 42 doubles and 42 home runs. Seattle has walked 74 times so far this season and they have struck out 211 times as a unit. They have left 141 men on base and have a team OPS of .837. They score 6.29 runs per contest and have scored a total of 132 runs this year.
Useful Pitching Statistics
Los Angeles has a 8-10 overall mark this year. With an earned run average of 4.50, Trevor Cahill has a 1-1 record and a 1.05 WHIP. He has 18 strikeouts over the 22 innings he's pitched. He also has given up 19 hits. He's allowing 7.8 hits per nine innings and his FIP stands at 5.24. The bullpen has an earned run average of 2.82 and they have given up 52 base hits on the year. Teams are hitting .209 against the Angels bullpen. Their relievers have struck out 73 batters and walked 26 opposing hitters. As a team, Los Angeles allows 8.6 hits per nine innings while striking out 8.3 batters per nine innings. They are 16th in the league in team earned run average at 4.47. The Angels pitchers as a team have surrendered 147 base knocks and 76 earned runs this season. They have given up 24 home runs this year, which ranks 11th in Major League Baseball. Los Angeles as a staff has walked 57 hitters and struck out 141 batters. They give up a walk 3.4 times per 9 innings while they strike out 8.3 per 9. Their team WHIP is 1.33 while their FIP as a staff is 4.65.
As a team, they are batting .215, good for 25th in the league. The Angels hold a .350 team slugging percentage and an on-base percentage of .305, which is good for 20th in baseball. They rank 27th in MLB with 6.8 hits per contest. Jonathan Lucroy comes into this matchup batting .278 with an OBP of .316. He has 15 hits this year along with 6 RBI in 54 AB's. He maintains a slugging percentage of .296 with an OPS+ of 73. Brian Goodwin is hitting .326 this season and he has an OBP of .388. He has collected 14 hits in 43 at bats while driving in 7 runs. He has an OPS+ of 154 and a slugging percentage of .535. The Angels as a unit have 123 base hits, including 23 doubles and 18 homers. Los Angeles has walked 66 times this year and they have struck out on 103 occasions. They have had 115 men left on base and have an OPS of .655. They have scored 3.89 runs per game and totaled 70 runs this season.
Who will win tonight's Mariners/Angels MLB game against the spread?
Tony's Pick: Take the Mariners +107
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