Baseball Bonanza: Uncovering the Ultimate Lineups for Today’s 14 MLB Face-offs

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Quick Look At The MLB Matchups For 04-21-2023

We have a total of 14 games today with the day's first pitch scheduled for 6:35 PM EST when the Reds take on the Pirates at PNC Park. Early projections are for the Reds and Pirates to lead the day in runs scored while Nationals and Twins should be a pitching dual with one of the lowest projected run totals of the day.

Reds (+130) vs Pirates (-155) 9.0 O/U

6:35 PM
Weather Report
Partly cloudy
81°

Temp

28%

Humidity

WSW

Direction

19 MPH

Wind

Cincinnati Reds
Graham Ashcraft (1.42 ERA)
7-12

Season

80-90

Home

68-97

Away

3-7

Last 10

Pittsburgh Pirates
Mitch Keller (3.80 ERA)
13-7

Season

74-92

Home

58-113

Away

3-7

Last 10

    PNC Park is one of the toughest ballparks in baseball for HR's allowing just 0.84 per game
    Mitch Keller (PIT) has the #25 highest strikeout rate in baseball averaging 6.25 per start.
    The Pirates bats are one of the worst in baseball ranking #29 overall
    The Pirates are one of the worst run scoring teams in baseball at 3.7 per game

White Sox (+148) vs Rays (-180) 8.5 O/U

6:40 PM
Weather Report
Partly cloudy
82°

Temp

55%

Humidity

NE

Direction

4 MPH

Wind

Chicago White Sox
Michael Kopech (6.32 ERA)
7-12

Season

93-78

Home

87-80

Away

6-4

Last 10

Tampa Bay Rays
None (nan ERA)
16-3

Season

113-59

Home

86-80

Away

6-4

Last 10

    Brandon Lowe (TB) is our 4th highest projected batter today with 13.9pts projected
    Michael Kopech (TB) is one of the worst starters in baseball allowing 6.3 runs per game.
    Michael Kopech (TB) is one of the easiest pitchers to hit a home run off of at 4.02HR per 9 innings pitched

Tigers (+144) vs Orioles (-175) 8.5 O/U

7:05 PM
Weather Report
Sunny
73°

Temp

55%

Humidity

ESE

Direction

2 MPH

Wind

Detroit Tigers
Michael Lorenzen (13.50 ERA)
7-10

Season

79-89

Home

67-97

Away

3-7

Last 10

Baltimore Orioles
Tyler Wells (3.86 ERA)
11-7

Season

72-91

Home

70-102

Away

3-7

Last 10

    Michael Lorenzen (DET) has the #29 highest strikeout rate in baseball averaging 6.0 per start.
    Michael Lorenzen (BAL) is one of the worst starters in baseball allowing 13.5 runs per game.
    Michael Lorenzen (BAL) is one of the easiest pitchers to hit a home run off of at 4.5HR per 9 innings pitched
    The Tigers bats are one of the worst in baseball ranking #30 overall
    The Tigers are one of the worst run scoring teams in baseball at 3.8 per game

Rockies (+265) vs Phillies (-335) 8.5 O/U

7:05 PM
Weather Report
Partly cloudy
75°

Temp

47%

Humidity

NE

Direction

6 MPH

Wind

Colorado Rockies
None (nan ERA)
6-14

Season

90-79

Home

53-113

Away

7-3

Last 10

Philadelphia Phillies
Aaron Nola (5.91 ERA)
8-12

Season

94-69

Home

80-92

Away

7-3

Last 10

    Kyle Schwarber (PHI) is our 5th highest projected batter today with 13.6pts projected
    Aaron Nola (PHI) is our 2nd highest projected pitcher today with 37.7pts projected
    Aaron Nola (COL) is one of the worst starters in baseball allowing 5.9 runs per game.

Blue Jays (+113) vs Yankees (-135) 9.0 O/U

7:05 PM
Weather Report
Sunny
70°

Temp

42%

Humidity

SE

Direction

2 MPH

Wind

Toronto Blue Jays
Yusei Kikuchi (4.70 ERA)
11-8

Season

97-70

Home

94-75

Away

7-3

Last 10

New York Yankees
Domingo German (3.86 ERA)
12-7

Season

108-64

Home

90-73

Away

7-3

Last 10

    Aaron Judge (NYY) is our 2nd highest projected batter today with 15.6pts projected
    Yankees's Anthony Rizzo is on the longest hitting streak in baseball at 7 games dating back to 04/11
    The Yankees are ranked #2 for Home Runs (1.5) per game
    Yankee Stadium is one of the top 3 ballparks in baseball for HR's allowing 1.50 per game
    Domingo German (NYY) has the #21 highest strikeout rate in baseball averaging 6.33 per start.
    Yusei Kikuchi (NYY) is one of the easiest pitchers to hit a home run off of at 2.93HR per 9 innings pitched
    The Blue Jays bats are one of the best in baseball ranking #2 overall
    The Blue Jays are one of the highest run scoring teams in baseball at 5.0 per game

Marlins (+108) vs Guardians (-130) 8.5 O/U

7:10 PM
Weather Report
Partly cloudy
54°

Temp

83%

Humidity

WSW

Direction

12 MPH

Wind

Miami Marlins
Braxton Garrett (3.38 ERA)
10-9

Season

80-91

Home

58-106

Away

8-2

Last 10

Cleveland Guardians
Zach Plesac (6.92 ERA)
10-9

Season

86-77

Home

92-80

Away

8-2

Last 10

    Zach Plesac (MIA) is one of the worst starters in baseball allowing 6.9 runs per game.
    The Marlins are one of the worst run scoring teams in baseball at 3.7 per game

Astros (-105) vs Braves (-115) 8.5 O/U

7:20 PM
Weather Report
Overcast
75°

Temp

40%

Humidity

SSE

Direction

6 MPH

Wind

Houston Astros
Hunter Brown (1.93 ERA)
9-10

Season

109-62

Home

95-72

Away

6-4

Last 10

Atlanta Braves
None (nan ERA)
14-5

Season

98-66

Home

99-70

Away

6-4

Last 10

    The Braves are ranked #1 for Home Runs (1.5) per game
    Truist Park is one of the top 3 ballparks in baseball for HR's allowing 1.49 per game
    The Astros are the hardest team to strikeout in baseball leading with just 7 per game
    The Astros are one of the highest run scoring teams in baseball at 4.9 per game

Athletics (+175) vs Rangers (-215) 8.5 O/U

8:05 PM
Weather Report
Sunny
73°

Temp

29%

Humidity

N

Direction

15 MPH

Wind

Oakland Athletics
JP Sears (4.60 ERA)
3-16

Season

74-100

Home

72-90

Away

5-5

Last 10

Texas Rangers
Jon Gray (3.21 ERA)
12-6

Season

75-93

Home

64-102

Away

5-5

Last 10

    Jon Gray (TEX) is our 3rd highest projected pitcher today with 35.7pts projected
    JP Sears (TEX) is one of the easiest pitchers to hit a home run off of at 2.87HR per 9 innings pitched
    Jon Gray (OAK) is one of the easiest pitchers to hit a home run off of at 1.93HR per 9 innings pitched

Red Sox (+139) vs Brewers (-165) 8.5 O/U

8:10 PM
Weather Report
Partly cloudy
54°

Temp

55%

Humidity

SW

Direction

14 MPH

Wind

Boston Red Sox
Nick Pivetta (4.50 ERA)
10-10

Season

96-75

Home

81-87

Away

3-7

Last 10

Milwaukee Brewers
Freddy Peralta (3.18 ERA)
14-5

Season

95-71

Home

96-76

Away

3-7

Last 10

    Freddy Peralta (MIL) has the #21 highest strikeout rate in baseball averaging 6.33 per start.
    Nick Pivetta (MIL) is one of the easiest pitchers to hit a home run off of at 1.93HR per 9 innings pitched

Nationals (+200) vs Twins (-245) 8.0 O/U

8:10 PM
Weather Report
Light Rain
39°

Temp

67%

Humidity

WSW

Direction

12 MPH

Wind

Washington Nationals
Trevor Williams (3.52 ERA)
5-13

Season

61-109

Home

61-103

Away

2-8

Last 10

Minnesota Twins
Tyler Mahle (4.11 ERA)
11-8

Season

85-77

Home

70-102

Away

2-8

Last 10

    Tyler Mahle (MIN) has the #29 highest strikeout rate in baseball averaging 6.0 per start.
    Tyler Mahle (WAS) is one of the easiest pitchers to hit a home run off of at 1.76HR per 9 innings pitched

Royals (+230) vs Angels (-290) 8.5 O/U

9:38 PM
Weather Report
Sunny
82°

Temp

25%

Humidity

W

Direction

2 MPH

Wind

Kansas City Royals
Ryan Yarbrough (9.00 ERA)
4-15

Season

73-95

Home

63-104

Away

3-7

Last 10

Los Angeles Angels
Shohei Ohtani (1.38 ERA)
9-10

Season

81-83

Home

73-98

Away

3-7

Last 10

    Shohei Ohtani (LAA) is our highest projected batter today with 45.1pts projected
    Mike Trout (LAA) is our 3rd highest projected batter today with 14.7pts projected
    Shohei Ohtani (LAA) is our highest projected pitcher today with 45.1pts projected
    Ryan Yarbrough (LAA) is one of the worst starters in baseball allowing 9.0 runs per game.

Padres (-115) vs Diamondbacks (-105) 8.5 O/U

9:40 PM
Weather Report
Partly cloudy
81°

Temp

9%

Humidity

ESE

Direction

4 MPH

Wind

San Diego Padres
Seth Lugo (2.70 ERA)
10-11

Season

91-81

Home

80-85

Away

2-8

Last 10

Arizona Diamondbacks
Zac Gallen (3.33 ERA)
11-9

Season

76-91

Home

59-111

Away

2-8

Last 10

    Zac Gallen (ARI) has the #11 highest strikeout rate in baseball averaging 7.0 per start.

Cardinals (+107) vs Mariners (-128) 8.0 O/U

10:10 PM
Weather Report
Partly cloudy
48°

Temp

77%

Humidity

SSW

Direction

11 MPH

Wind

St. Louis Cardinals
Steven Matz (8.18 ERA)
8-11

Season

101-72

Home

84-78

Away

3-7

Last 10

Seattle Mariners
None (nan ERA)
8-11

Season

90-77

Home

91-76

Away

3-7

Last 10

    Steven Matz (SEA) is one of the worst starters in baseball allowing 8.2 runs per game.

Mets (+105) vs Giants (-125) 8.5 O/U

10:15 PM
Weather Report
Partly cloudy
61°

Temp

64%

Humidity

WSW

Direction

7 MPH

Wind

New York Mets
None (nan ERA)
13-7

Season

102-60

Home

85-88

Away

6-4

Last 10

San Francisco Giants
Anthony DeSclafani (1.42 ERA)
6-12

Season

96-69

Home

92-79

Away

6-4

Last 10

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