Milwaukee Brewers vs Detroit Tigers Prediction, 9/14/2021 MLB Pick, Tips and Odds
Game: Milwaukee Brewers vs Detroit Tigers
Date: Tuesday, September 14, 2021
Location: Comerica Park in Detroit, MI
TV: Bally Sports Detroit
Odds/Point Spread: Milwaukee (-256) Detroit (+190)
Freddy Peralta and the Milwaukee Brewers (89-55, 1st in NL Central) travel to Comerica Park on Tuesday where they'll take on the Detroit Tigers (68-76, 3rd in AL Central). The Tigers open this matchup at +190 while the Brewers are priced at -256. The over/under is set at 8.5. The expected starting pitchers are Freddy Peralta and Wily Peralta.
As a unit, the Milwaukee Brewers are putting up 4.7 runs per game, which is 10th in the league. They have a total of 673 runs and hold an OBP of .320. The Brewers have accounted for 231 two-baggers as a squad and have smacked 176 balls out of the stadium. They have tallied 638 RBI's as well as 1,134 hits on the year, while their average at the plate is at .237. Milwaukee has a slugging % of .403 and have been called out on strikes 1,312 times, while being walked on 517 occasions.
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Brewers pitchers have conceded 143 long balls and 536 runs (3rd in baseball). Their pitching staff has walked 488 opposing hitters and their FIP sits at 3.67 as a team on the year. They have earned a K/BB ratio of 2.95 and their pitching staff sits with a WHIP of 1.18. The Brewers have compiled a team earned run average of 3.38 for the year (3rd in the league), and they have struck out 1,439 hitters.
The Brewers have sent 473 relief pitchers to the mound this season. The relievers have inherited 135 base runners this season with 35.6% of those runners crossed home plate. They have 41 saves for the year and have not converted 24 out of their 65 save opportunities. The Brewers bullpen have earned a save rate of 63.1% and has entered the game in 141 save situations. The bullpen are sitting with 74 holds this year (12th in MLB). Brewers bullpen pitchers have entered the contest with runners on 92 times and also have had 171 appearances in high leverage situations.
The Brewers have turned 70.9% of balls hit into play into outs out of 11,511 innings on the field, which ranks them 5th in MLB. The Milwaukee Brewers have 3,837 putouts at this point in the season, as well as 1,201 assists and 86 errors. Their fielding percentage is currently at .983 which puts them in 22nd in the majors, and they have turned 919 double plays.
Peralta has taken the mound for 319 innings and has earned 430 strikeouts so far in his career. His earned run average is 3.89 (138 earned runs allowed) and his career WHIP is 1.161. He has allowed 228 hits (6.4 hits per nine innings) and has 143 free passes. Peralta (25-12 career mark) sits with a FIP of 3.49 and he has faced 1,338 opposing batters during his time in the majors.
The Tigers hold a team SLG% of .404 and they score 4.40 runs per contest (18th in the league). They have recorded 209 doubles, while walking 436 times and scoring 633 runs. Detroit has accounted for 166 home runs on the season as well as 611 runs batted in. They have been called out on strikes on 1,357 occasions (4th in the league) and have tallied 1,162 base hits. The Detroit Tigers have a team OBP of .308 in addition to a batting average of .243 this year.
The Tigers have a team WHIP of 1.375 and have a FIP of 4.63 as a pitching staff so far this season. Their strikeout to walk ratio comes in at 2.26 (1,130 strikeouts vs 501 walks). They come in at 27th in baseball as a pitching staff in total hits given up with 1,232. They have conceded 184 long balls and they allow 4.93 runs per 9 innings (20th in MLB). The Detroit pitching staff have conceded 690 runs on the season while holding a team ERA of 4.44 (621 earned runs conceded).
Detroit bullpen pitchers have an inherited score percentage of 36.7% of 207 inherited runners. Their bullpen pitchers have come in 147 times in high leverage situations and also on 135 occasions with runners on. Sitting with 124 save situations, the Tigers have tallied 66 holds and 20 blown saves. They rank 13th in baseball with a save rate of 63.0%, and they have sent 515 relievers onto the field for the year. Detroit has had relief pitchers enter the contest in 54 save opportunities and they have earned 34 saves.
The Detroit Tigers have turned 118 double plays and hold a fielding percentage of .985 (12th in baseball). The Tigers have recorded 1,323 assists, 76 errors and have earned 3,782 putouts for the season. In their 11,346 innings on the field, the Tigers have accumulated a defensive efficiency of 69.5% (19th in baseball).
So far in his MLB career, Peralta has given up 902 hits while accumulating 614 strikeouts in 849 innings. Peralta (53-59 career win-loss record) is the owner of a 4.44 earned run average while conceding 9.6 hits per 9 innings. He has conceded a total of 419 ER's while holding a WHIP of 1.446 and a FIP of 4.6. He has a K/BB ratio of 1.88 and he has faced 3,677 hitters in his MLB career.
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Tony Sink's Pick: Take Milwaukee (-256)
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