St. Louis Cardinals at Seattle Mariners MLB Parlay 7/4/2019
Thursday, July 4, 2019
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Probable Pitchers: Michael Wacha vs. Matt Carasiti
Paul DeJong and the St. Louis Cardinals (41-42, 3rd in NL Central) head to T-Mobile Park on Thursday where they'll take on the Seattle Mariners (38-51, 5th in AL West). The odds on this contest have the Cardinals priced at -127 and the Mariners are at +117. The O/U has been set at 9.5.
The Cardinals have been a less than ideal choice for wagerers, having gone 41-42-0 SU. Seattle is covering 42.7% of the time, going 38-51-0 straight up. The Cardinals have been a solid play for baseball wagerers as a favorite, going 24-23-0 SU. Seattle is covering 37.5% of the time as an underdog, having gone 24-40-0 straight up.
Valuable St. Louis Cardinals Betting Trends
The Cardinals have been a decent Under option for over/under baseball wagerers, having gone 37-41-5.
St. Louis is covering 41.0% of the time as the road team, having gone 16-23-0 straight up.
Important Seattle Mariners Betting Trends
The Mariners cover 41.9% of the time at T-Mobile Park, going 18-25-0 SU.
The Mariners have been a strong Over option for over/under baseball wagerers, having gone 57-28-4.
Key St. Louis Cardinals Injuries
7/2/2019 Ryan Helsley RP Shoulder Expected to be out until at least Jul 6
7/2/2019 Matt Carpenter 3B Back Expected to be out until at least Jul 12
7/2/2019 Jedd Gyorko 3B Back Expected to be out until at least Jul 15
6/29/2019 Marcell Ozuna LF Finger Expected to be out until at least Jul 18
6/26/2019 Mike Mayers RP Lat Expected to be out until at least Jul 12
6/25/2019 Jordan Hicks RP Elbow Out for the season
6/12/2019 Brett Cecil RP Wrist Expected to be out until at least Jul 28
Key Seattle Mariners Injuries
7/3/2019 Brandon Brennan RP Shoulder Expected to be out until at least Jul 16
7/2/2019 Ryon Healy 3B Back Expected to be out until at least Jul 30
7/2/2019 Mitch Haniger RF Groin Expected to be out until at least Jul 19
7/2/2019 Hunter Strickland RP Lat Expected to be out until at least Jul 22
7/2/2019 Yusei Kikuchi SP Personal Expected to be out until at least Jul 5
7/2/2019 Felix Hernandez SP Lat Expected to be out until at least Jul 25
6/26/2019 Sam Tuivailala RP Achilles Expected to be out until at least Jul 12
6/23/2019 Chasen Bradford RP Elbow Expected to be out until at least Aug 2
6/18/2019 Connor Sadzeck RP Elbow Expected to be out until at least Jul 5
6/17/2019 Braden Bishop CF Chest Expected to be out until at least Aug 1
4/28/2019 Arodys Vizcaino RP Shoulder Out for the season
Useful Pitching Statistics
The Cardinals have a 41-42 overall record this season. Starting pitcher Michael Wacha has a 5-4 record with an earned run average of 5.30 and a WHIP of 1.60 this season. He has 62 strikeouts over his 73 innings pitched and he's given up 80 hits. He's allowed 9.9 hits per 9 innings and he has a FIP of 5.92. The bullpen has an earned run average of 3.99 and they have given up 219 base hits on the year. Teams are hitting .207 against the bullpen and they've struck out 328 hitters and walked 120 batters. As a team, St. Louis allows 8.2 hits per nine innings while striking out 8.7 batters per nine innings. They are 9th in the league in team earned run average at 4.17. The Cardinals pitchers collectively have given up 673 base hits and 341 earned runs. They have allowed 114 home runs this season, ranking them 16th in the league. St. Louis as a pitching staff has walked 284 batters and struck out 714. They have walked 3.5 men per 9 innings while striking out 8.7 per 9. They have a team WHIP of 1.30 and their FIP as a unit is 4.56.
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As a team St. Louis is hitting .242, good for 23rd in the league. The Cardinals hold a .398 team slugging percentage and an on-base percentage of .318, which is good for 20th in baseball. They rank 24th in MLB with 8.1 hits per game. Paul DeJong is hitting .260 with an on-base percentage of .344. He has 81 hits this season in 312 at bats with 36 runs batted in. He has a slugging percentage of .455 and an OPS+ of 110. Paul Goldschmidt is hitting .247 this year and he has an on-base percentage of .338. He has totaled 77 hits and he has driven in 31 men in 312 at bats. His OPS+ is 97 while his slugging percentage is at .404. The Cardinals have 676 hits, including 123 doubles and 100 home runs. St. Louis has walked 284 times so far this season and they have struck out 702 times as a unit. They have left 573 men on base and have a team OPS of .716. They score 4.46 runs per contest and have scored a total of 370 runs this year.
Useful Pitching Statistics
Seattle has a 38-51 overall mark this year. With an earned run average of 2.25, Matt Carasiti has a 0-0 record and a 1.50 WHIP. He has 5 strikeouts over the 4 innings he's pitched. He also has given up 5 hits. He's allowing 11.3 hits per nine innings and his FIP stands at 4.71. The bullpen has an earned run average of 4.95 and they have given up 346 base hits on the year. Teams are hitting .247 against the Mariners bullpen. Their relievers have struck out 352 batters and walked 173 opposing hitters. As a team, Seattle allows 9.7 hits per nine innings while striking out 7.8 batters per nine innings. They are 29th in the league in team earned run average at 5.2. The Mariners pitchers as a team have surrendered 855 base knocks and 457 earned runs this season. They have given up 146 home runs this year, which ranks 2nd in Major League Baseball. Seattle as a staff has walked 292 hitters and struck out 683 batters. They give up a walk 3.3 times per 9 innings while they strike out 7.8 per 9. Their team WHIP is 1.45 while their FIP as a staff is 5.10.
As a team, they are batting .244, good for 20th in the league. The Mariners hold a .449 team slugging percentage and an on-base percentage of .324, which is good for 16th in baseball. They rank 19th in MLB with 8.4 hits per contest. Edwin Encarnacion comes into this matchup batting .226 with an OBP of .341. He has 65 hits this year along with 55 RBI in 288 AB's. He maintains a slugging percentage of .507 with an OPS+ of 126. Domingo Santana is hitting .279 this season and he has an OBP of .352. He has collected 94 hits in 337 at bats while driving in 63 runs. He has an OPS+ of 129 and a slugging percentage of .499. The Mariners as a unit have 748 base hits, including 154 doubles and 152 homers. Seattle has walked 342 times this year and they have struck out on 871 occasions. They have had 621 men left on base and have an OPS of .773. They have scored 5.18 runs per game and totaled 461 runs this season.
Who will win tonight's Cardinals/Mariners MLB game against the spread?
Parlays Pundit's Pick: Take the Cardinals -127 and under 9.5 runs
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