Washington Nationals at San Francisco Giants MLB Parlay 8/5/2019
Monday, August 5, 2019
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Probable Pitchers: Max Scherzer vs. Jeff Samardzija
Oracle Park is the site where Brandon Belt and the San Francisco Giants (56-55, 2nd in NL West) will play the Washington Nationals (58-52, 3rd in NL East) on Monday.
The Nationals have been a good option for baseball bettors, having gone 58-52-0 SU. The Giants cover 50.4% of the time, going 56-55-0 straight up.
Valuable Washington Nationals Betting Trends
The Nationals have been a pretty good Under pick for O/U bettors, having gone 50-54-6.
The Nationals cover 50.0% of the time as the visitor, having gone 27-27-0 straight up.
Important San Francisco Giants Betting Trends
San Francisco covers 47.2% of the time at Oracle Park, going 25-28-0 SU.
The Giants have been an inconsistent Under pick for O/U bettors, having gone 56-49-6.
Key Washington Nationals Injuries
8/3/2019 Matt Adams 1B Foot Probable for Aug 4
8/3/2019 Roenis Elias RP Hamstring Probable for Aug 4
8/3/2019 Howie Kendrick 1B Leg Probable for Aug 4
8/2/2019 Austen Williams RP Shoulder Expected to be out until at least Aug 9
7/31/2019 Koda Glover RP Forearm Expected to be out until at least Aug 21
7/31/2019 Jeremy Hellickson SP Shoulder Expected to be out until at least Aug 24
7/31/2019 Jonny Venters RP Shoulder Expected to be out until at least Sep 10
7/29/2019 Max Scherzer SP Back Expected to be out until at least Aug 5
7/25/2019 Austin Voth SP Shoulder Expected to be out until at least Aug 12
7/22/2019 Ryan Zimmerman 1B Foot Expected to be out until at least Aug 22
Key San Francisco Giants Injuries
8/3/2019 Kevin Pillar CF Hip Probable for Aug 4
8/3/2019 Travis Bergen RP Shoulder Expected to be out until at least Aug 5
8/3/2019 Evan Longoria 3B Foot Expected to be out until at least Aug 4
8/2/2019 Alex Dickerson LF Oblique Expected to be out until at least Aug 10
2/19/2019 Johnny Cueto SP Elbow Expected to be out until at least Sep 1
Useful Pitching Statistics
The Nationals have a 58-52 overall record this season. Starting pitcher Max Scherzer has a 9-5 record with an earned run average of 2.41 and a WHIP of 0.99 this season. He has 189 strikeouts over his 134.1 innings pitched and he's given up 108 hits. He's allowed 7.2 hits per 9 innings and he has a FIP of 2.09. The bullpen has an earned run average of 6.05 and they have given up 358 base hits on the year. Teams are hitting .268 against the bullpen and they've struck out 339 hitters and walked 156 batters. As a team, Washington allows 8.6 hits per nine innings while striking out 9.6 batters per nine innings. They are 15th in the league in team earned run average at 4.46. The Nationals pitchers collectively have given up 931 base hits and 483 earned runs. They have allowed 129 home runs this season, ranking them 28th in the league. Washington as a pitching staff has walked 353 batters and struck out 1,042. They have walked 3.3 men per 9 innings while striking out 9.6 per 9. They have a team WHIP of 1.32 and their FIP as a unit is 4.03.
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As a team Washington is hitting .257, good for 10th in the league. The Nationals hold a .437 team slugging percentage and an on-base percentage of .333, which is good for 7th in baseball. They rank 14th in MLB with 8.7 hits per game. Adam Eaton is hitting .279 with an on-base percentage of .359. He has 114 hits this season in 409 at bats with 29 runs batted in. He has a slugging percentage of .401 and an OPS+ of 96. Anthony Rendon is hitting .317 this year and he has an on-base percentage of .402. He has totaled 114 hits and he has driven in 84 men in 360 at bats. His OPS+ is 155 while his slugging percentage is at .611. The Nationals have 955 hits, including 188 doubles and 148 home runs. Washington has walked 383 times so far this season and they have struck out 910 times as a unit. They have left 765 men on base and have a team OPS of .771. They score 5 runs per contest and have scored a total of 550 runs this year.
Useful Pitching Statistics
San Francisco has a 56-55 overall mark this year. With an earned run average of 3.75, Jeff Samardzija has a 8-8 record and a 1.15 WHIP. He has 107 strikeouts over the 122.1 innings he's pitched. He also has given up 108 hits. He's allowing 7.9 hits per nine innings and his FIP stands at 4.44. The bullpen has an earned run average of 3.75 and they have given up 371 base hits on the year. Teams are hitting .232 against the Giants bullpen. Their relievers have struck out 432 batters and walked 141 opposing hitters. As a team, San Francisco allows 8.7 hits per nine innings while striking out 8.6 batters per nine innings. They are 14th in the league in team earned run average at 4.37. The Giants pitchers as a team have surrendered 977 base knocks and 489 earned runs this season. They have given up 156 home runs this year, which ranks 12th in Major League Baseball. San Francisco as a staff has walked 341 hitters and struck out 966 batters. They give up a walk 3 times per 9 innings while they strike out 8.6 per 9. Their team WHIP is 1.31 while their FIP as a staff is 4.48.
As a team, they are batting .238, good for 28th in the league. The Giants hold a .398 team slugging percentage and an on-base percentage of .304, which is good for 27th in baseball. They rank 27th in MLB with 8.2 hits per contest. Brandon Belt comes into this matchup batting .238 with an OBP of .354. He has 86 hits this year along with 38 RBI in 362 AB's. He maintains a slugging percentage of .401 with an OPS+ of 103. Kevin Pillar is hitting .241 this season and he has an OBP of .268. He has collected 100 hits in 415 at bats while driving in 57 runs. He has an OPS+ of 77 and a slugging percentage of .405. The Giants as a unit have 906 base hits, including 221 doubles and 116 homers. San Francisco has walked 342 times this year and they have struck out on 977 occasions. They have had 715 men left on base and have an OPS of .702. They have scored 4.34 runs per game and totaled 482 runs this season.
Who will win tonight's Nationals/Giants MLB game against the spread?
Parlays Pundit's Pick: Take the Giants and under the total runs
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