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Quick Look At The MLB Matchups For 04-16-2023

We have a total of 15 games today with the day's first pitch scheduled for 1:10 PM EST when the Giants take on the Tigers at Comerica Park. Early projections are for the Angels and Red Sox to lead the day in runs scored while Twins and Yankees should be a pitching dual with one of the lowest projected run totals of the day.

Giants (-155) vs Tigers (+130) 8.5 O/U

1:10 PM
Weather Report
Sunny
68°

Temp

59%

Humidity

S

Direction

6 MPH

Wind

San Francisco Giants
Logan Webb (6.35 ERA)
5-9

Season

96-68

Home

91-77

Away

6-4

Last 10

Detroit Tigers
Matthew Boyd (4.00 ERA)
5-9

Season

77-88

Home

67-97

Away

6-4

Last 10

    Comerica Park is one of the toughest ballparks in baseball for HR's allowing just 0.78 per game
    Logan Webb (SF) has the #9 highest strikeout rate in baseball averaging 7.33 per start.
    Logan Webb (DET) is one of the worst starters in baseball allowing 6.4 runs per game.
    Logan Webb (DET) is one of the easiest pitchers to hit a home run off of at 2.12HR per 9 innings pitched
    The Tigers bats are one of the worst in baseball ranking #29 overall
    The Tigers are one of the worst run scoring teams in baseball at 3.8 per game

Guardians (-240) vs Nationals (+195) 8.5 O/U

1:35 PM
Weather Report
Partly cloudy
66°

Temp

90%

Humidity

S

Direction

8 MPH

Wind

Cleveland Guardians
Shane Bieber (2.37 ERA)
9-6

Season

86-77

Home

91-77

Away

3-7

Last 10

Washington Nationals
Patrick Corbin (7.71 ERA)
4-11

Season

60-107

Home

61-103

Away

3-7

Last 10

    Steven Kwan (CLE) is our 4th highest projected batter today with 14.6pts projected
    Patrick Corbin (CLE) is one of the worst starters in baseball allowing 7.7 runs per game.
    Patrick Corbin (CLE) is one of the easiest pitchers to hit a home run off of at 1.93HR per 9 innings pitched

Twins (+139) vs Yankees (-165) 7.0 O/U

1:35 PM
Weather Report
Partly cloudy
61°

Temp

83%

Humidity

ENE

Direction

8 MPH

Wind

Minnesota Twins
Pablo Lopez (1.35 ERA)
10-5

Season

85-77

Home

69-99

Away

7-3

Last 10

New York Yankees
Gerrit Cole (1.40 ERA)
9-6

Season

105-63

Home

90-73

Away

7-3

Last 10

    The Yankees are ranked #1 for Home Runs (1.5) per game
    Gerrit Cole (NYY) is our highest projected pitcher today with 43.1pts projected
    Yankee Stadium is one of the top 3 ballparks in baseball for HR's allowing 1.52 per game
    Gerrit Cole (NYY) has the #9 highest strikeout rate in baseball averaging 7.33 per start.
    Pablo Lopez (MIN) has the #3 highest strikeout rate in baseball averaging 8.67 per start.

Angels (-110) vs Red Sox (-110) 9.5 O/U

1:35 PM
Weather Report
Light Drizzle, Mist
50°

Temp

96%

Humidity

N

Direction

9 MPH

Wind

Los Angeles Angels
Reid Detmers (5.59 ERA)
7-7

Season

81-83

Home

71-95

Away

6-4

Last 10

Boston Red Sox
Garrett Whitlock (9.00 ERA)
7-8

Season

93-73

Home

81-87

Away

6-4

Last 10

    Mike Trout (LAA) is our highest projected batter today with 17.5pts projected
    Shohei Ohtani (LAA) is our 3rd highest projected batter today with 15.3pts projected
    Reid Detmers (LAA) has the #27 highest strikeout rate in baseball averaging 6.0 per start.
    Garrett Whitlock (LAA) is one of the worst starters in baseball allowing 9.0 runs per game.
    Reid Detmers (BOS) is one of the worst starters in baseball allowing 5.6 runs per game.
    Garrett Whitlock (LAA) is one of the easiest pitchers to hit a home run off of at 5.4HR per 9 innings pitched

Rays (-131) vs Blue Jays (+109) 8.5 O/U

1:37 PM
Weather Report
Sunny
52°

Temp

71%

Humidity

ENE

Direction

19 MPH

Wind

Tampa Bay Rays
Shane McClanahan (1.59 ERA)
13-2

Season

113-59

Home

83-79

Away

6-4

Last 10

Toronto Blue Jays
Alek Manoah (4.91 ERA)
10-5

Season

97-69

Home

93-73

Away

6-4

Last 10

    The Blue Jays are ranked #3 for Home Runs (1.4) per game
    Shane McClanahan (TB) has the #12 highest strikeout rate in baseball averaging 7.0 per start.
    Alek Manoah (TB) is one of the easiest pitchers to hit a home run off of at 1.84HR 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

Phillies (-190) vs Reds (+156) 9.0 O/U

1:40 PM
Weather Report
Sunny
64°

Temp

78%

Humidity

S

Direction

12 MPH

Wind

Philadelphia Phillies
Aaron Nola (7.04 ERA)
5-10

Season

94-68

Home

77-91

Away

5-5

Last 10

Cincinnati Reds
Luis Cessa (7.00 ERA)
6-8

Season

79-87

Home

68-96

Away

5-5

Last 10

    Kyle Schwarber (PHI) is our 2nd highest projected batter today with 15.4pts projected
    Phillies's Bryson Stott is on the longest hitting streak in baseball at 15 games dating back to 03/28
    Luis Cessa (PHI) is one of the worst starters in baseball allowing 7.0 runs per game.
    Aaron Nola (CIN) is one of the worst starters in baseball allowing 7.0 runs per game.
    Luis Cessa (PHI) is one of the easiest pitchers to hit a home run off of at 2.0HR per 9 innings pitched

Diamondbacks (+111) vs Marlins (-133) 7.0 O/U

1:40 PM
Weather Report
Partly cloudy
81°

Temp

79%

Humidity

N

Direction

2 MPH

Wind

Arizona Diamondbacks
Zac Gallen (4.58 ERA)
8-7

Season

76-90

Home

56-110

Away

6-4

Last 10

Miami Marlins
Sandy Alcantara (5.79 ERA)
8-7

Season

78-89

Home

58-106

Away

6-4

Last 10

    Zac Gallen (ARI) has the #12 highest strikeout rate in baseball averaging 7.0 per start.
    Sandy Alcantara (ARI) is one of the worst starters in baseball allowing 5.8 runs per game.
    The Marlins are one of the worst run scoring teams in baseball at 3.7 per game

Braves (-165) vs Royals (+139) 9.0 O/U

2:10 PM
Weather Report
Overcast
41°

Temp

67%

Humidity

WNW

Direction

14 MPH

Wind

Atlanta Braves
Kyle Wright (12.00 ERA)
11-4

Season

98-66

Home

96-69

Away

0-10

Last 10

Kansas City Royals
Zack Greinke (3.31 ERA)
4-11

Season

73-91

Home

63-104

Away

0-10

Last 10

    The Braves are ranked #2 for Home Runs (0.9) per game
    Kauffman Stadium is one of the toughest ballparks in baseball for HR's allowing just 0.81 per game
    Kyle Wright (KC) is one of the worst starters in baseball allowing 12.0 runs per game.

Orioles (+124) vs White Sox (-148) 8.5 O/U

2:10 PM
Weather Report
Light Drizzle
48°

Temp

90%

Humidity

W

Direction

11 MPH

Wind

Baltimore Orioles
Grayson Rodriguez (6.75 ERA)
8-7

Season

72-91

Home

67-102

Away

8-2

Last 10

Chicago White Sox
Dylan Cease (1.65 ERA)
6-9

Season

92-75

Home

87-80

Away

8-2

Last 10

    The White Sox rank #4 in team batting average at 0.258 while the Orioles rank #1 at giving up hits
    The White Sox rank #4 in team batting average at 0.258 while the Orioles rank #1 at giving up hits
    Dylan Cease (CWS) has the #6 highest strikeout rate in baseball averaging 8.0 per start.
    Grayson Rodriguez (CWS) is one of the worst starters in baseball allowing 6.8 runs per game.

Pirates (+141) vs Cardinals (-170) 8.5 O/U

2:15 PM
Weather Report
Sunny
102°

Temp

26%

Humidity

NNW

Direction

2 MPH

Wind

Pittsburgh Pirates
Mitch Keller (3.57 ERA)
9-6

Season

73-92

Home

55-112

Away

7-3

Last 10

St. Louis Cardinals
Miles Mikolas (10.05 ERA)
6-9

Season

99-70

Home

84-78

Away

7-3

Last 10

    Mitch Keller (PIT) has the #9 highest strikeout rate in baseball averaging 7.33 per start.
    Miles Mikolas (PIT) is one of the worst starters in baseball allowing 10.0 runs per game.
    Miles Mikolas (PIT) is one of the easiest pitchers to hit a home run off of at 2.51HR per 9 innings pitched
    The Pirates bats are one of the worst in baseball ranking #30 overall
    The Pirates are one of the worst run scoring teams in baseball at 3.7 per game

Mets (-170) vs Athletics (+141) 8.0 O/U

4:07 PM
Weather Report
Partly cloudy
48°

Temp

77%

Humidity

W

Direction

15 MPH

Wind

New York Mets
None (nan ERA)
9-6

Season

102-60

Home

81-87

Away

6-4

Last 10

Oakland Athletics
JP Sears (5.59 ERA)
3-12

Season

74-96

Home

72-90

Away

6-4

Last 10

    JP Sears (NYM) is one of the worst starters in baseball allowing 5.6 runs per game.
    JP Sears (NYM) is one of the easiest pitchers to hit a home run off of at 2.79HR per 9 innings pitched

Cubs (+195) vs Dodgers (-240) 8.5 O/U

4:10 PM
Weather Report
Partly cloudy
52°

Temp

89%

Humidity

N

Direction

2 MPH

Wind

Chicago Cubs
Drew Smyly (6.52 ERA)
7-6

Season

77-87

Home

71-93

Away

5-5

Last 10

Los Angeles Dodgers
Julio Urias (1.50 ERA)
8-7

Season

116-50

Home

104-64

Away

5-5

Last 10

    Dodger Stadium is one of the top 3 ballparks in baseball for HR's allowing 1.54 per game
    Julio Urias (LAD) has the #15 highest strikeout rate in baseball averaging 6.67 per start.
    Drew Smyly (LAD) is one of the worst starters in baseball allowing 6.5 runs per game.
    The Dodgers bats are one of the best in baseball ranking #1 overall
    The Cubs are the easiest team to strikeout in baseball leading the league at 9
    The Dodgers are one of the highest run scoring teams in baseball at 5.2 per game

Rockies (+240) vs Mariners (-300) 8.0 O/U

4:10 PM
Weather Report
Overcast
45°

Temp

93%

Humidity

SSE

Direction

4 MPH

Wind

Colorado Rockies
None (nan ERA)
5-10

Season

90-76

Home

52-112

Away

3-7

Last 10

Seattle Mariners
Luis Castillo (1.02 ERA)
7-8

Season

89-74

Home

91-76

Away

3-7

Last 10

Brewers (+141) vs Padres (-170) 7.5 O/U

4:10 PM
Weather Report
Overcast
57°

Temp

81%

Humidity

W

Direction

7 MPH

Wind

Milwaukee Brewers
Wade Miley (2.45 ERA)
10-5

Season

95-71

Home

92-76

Away

6-4

Last 10

San Diego Padres
Yu Darvish (4.76 ERA)
8-8

Season

90-78

Home

79-85

Away

6-4

Last 10

    Yu Darvish (SD) is our 3rd highest projected pitcher today with 38.3pts projected

Rangers (+165) vs Astros (-200) 7.5 O/U

7:10 PM
Weather Report
Sunny
59°

Temp

51%

Humidity

N

Direction

16 MPH

Wind

Texas Rangers
Andrew Heaney (8.22 ERA)
8-6

Season

75-93

Home

60-102

Away

6-4

Last 10

Houston Astros
Framber Valdez (1.89 ERA)
7-8

Season

107-60

Home

95-72

Away

6-4

Last 10

    Yordan Alvarez (HOU) is our 5th highest projected batter today with 14.1pts projected
    Framber Valdez (HOU) is our 2nd highest projected pitcher today with 38.5pts projected
    Framber Valdez (HOU) has the #27 highest strikeout rate in baseball averaging 6.0 per start.
    Andrew Heaney (TEX) has the #27 highest strikeout rate in baseball averaging 6.0 per start.
    Andrew Heaney (HOU) is one of the worst starters in baseball allowing 8.2 runs per game.
    Andrew Heaney (HOU) is one of the easiest pitchers to hit a home run off of at 2.35HR per 9 innings pitched
    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
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