San Diego Padres vs Cincinnati Reds Prediction, 6/29/2021 MLB Pick, Tips and Odds
Game: San Diego Padres vs Cincinnati Reds
Date: Tuesday, June 29, 2021
Location: Great American Ball Park in Cincinnati, OH
TV: Bally Sports Ohio
Odds/Point Spread: San Diego (-192) Cincinnati (+145)
Blake Snell and the San Diego Padres (47-33, 3rd in NL West) go to Great American Ball Park on Tuesday where they'll take on the Cincinnati Reds (38-38, 3rd in NL Central). The odds on this game have the Padres priced at -192 and the Reds are at +145. The total is set at 11. The pitchers who are expected to start are Blake Snell and Tony Santillan.
The Padres have accounted for 116 doubles as a team and have hit 95 baseballs out of the park. San Diego has a slugging % of .399 and have been called out on strikes 666 times, while taking a walk on 308 occasions. As a squad, the San Diego Padres are notching 4.6 runs per outing, which is 12th in the league. They have tallied 346 RBI's and 627 base knocks so far this year, and their batting average is .238. They have 365 runs scored while holding a team OBP of .322.
The Padres have an earned run average of 3.19 for the season (2nd in the league), and the staff has struck out 800 batters. They have earned a strikeout to walk ratio of 3.27 and their pitching staff holds a collective WHIP of 1.15. Padres pitchers have allowed 86 long balls in addition to 288 runs in total (5th in the league). Their pitching staff has walked 245 hitters and their FIP comes in at 3.68 as a squad for the year.
Padres relief pitchers have stepped onto the hill with runners on base 50 times in addition to having 73 appearances in high leverage situations. The relief pitchers have a total of 49 holds for the season (6th in the league). The Padres bullpen have earned a save rate of 65.9% and has stepped onto the mound in 91 save situations. They have compiled 27 saves so far this year and have blown 14 of 41 chances to save the game. The relief pitchers have inherited 67 base runners on the year and 25.4% of those players crossed the plate. The Padres have dispatched 293 relievers to the mound so far this season.
The Padres have turned 70.6% of balls hit into play into outs in their 6,429 innings, which ranks them 10th in pro baseball. The San Diego Padres have accumulated 2,143 putouts over the course of the season, as well as 678 assists and 49 errors. Their fielding percentage is currently at .983 which is 20th in the majors, and they have turned 553 double plays.
Snell has pitched in 622 innings and has 738 strikeouts during his MLB career. Snell (45-33 career mark) is the owner of a FIP of 3.58 while he has gone up against 2,594 hitters in the major leagues. His ERA is 3.46 (239 earned runs allowed) and his WHIP is 1.271. He has surrendered 519 base knocks (7.5 hits per 9 innings) with 272 free passes.
Cincinnati has a total of 100 HRs for the year and 358 runs batted in. They have put up 129 doubles, while walking 262 times and racking up 372 runs. The Cincinnati Reds are sitting with an on-base percentage of .327 and a batting average of .247 over the course of the season. The Reds hold a team SLG% of .418 and they earn 4.89 runs per outing (7th in MLB). They have struck out on 664 occasions (21st in MLB) and have recorded 637 base knocks.
The Reds have a team WHIP of 1.367 with a FIP of 4.37 as a unit so far this year. They rank 18th in the league as a staff in total hits given up with 612. The Cincinnati pitching staff have relinquished 382 runs so far this season while having an ERA of 4.66 (351 earned runs surrendered). They have earned a K/BB ratio of 2.39 (749 strikeouts vs 314 walks). They have given up 99 long balls and they allow 5.08 runs per 9 innings (24th in MLB).
Sitting with 60 save situations, the Reds have earned 27 holds and also 12 blown saves. Cincinnati has called on relief pitchers to step onto the mound in 31 save chances and they have walked away with 19 saves. Their relief pitchers have stepped onto the mound 79 times in high leverage situations and on 83 occasions with base runners. Cincinnati relief pitchers hold an inherited score rate of 41.8% of 122 inherited base runners. They are currently ranked 17th in the league holding a save rate of 61.3%, and they have dispatched 273 relief pitchers to the mound this season.
In their 6,099 innings on the field, the Reds have a efficiency on defense of 69.2% (20th in MLB). The Cincinnati Reds have turned 45 double plays and have accounted for a fielding rate of .983 (18th in MLB). The Reds have recorded 647 assists, 46 errors and are sitting with 2,033 putouts over the course of the season.
In his MLB career, Santillan has conceded 12 base hits while totaling 16 K's in 13 innings pitched. Santillan (1-1 career win-loss mark) holds a 3.29 earned run average and has given up 7.9 hits per nine innings. He has allowed 5 ER's while earning a WHIP of 1.463 and a FIP of 6.1. He has a K/BB ratio of 2.00 and he has gone up against 64 hitters in his MLB career.
Who will win tonight's MLB game ATS?
Josh Schonwald's Pick: Take San Diego (-192)
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