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Quick Look At The MLB Matchups For 05-06-2023

We have a total of 14 games today with the day's first pitch scheduled for 2:15 PM EST when the Tigers take on the Cardinals at Busch Stadium. Early projections are for the Athletics and Royals to lead the day in runs scored while Yankees and Rays should be a pitching dual with one of the lowest projected run totals of the day.

Tigers (+156) vs Cardinals (-190) 8.5 O/U

2:15 PM
Weather Report
Sunny
82°

Temp

58%

Humidity

NNW

Direction

14 MPH

Wind

Detroit Tigers
Matthew Boyd (5.28 ERA)
14-17

Season

83-92

Home

70-101

Away

7-3

Last 10

St. Louis Cardinals
Jordan Montgomery (3.29 ERA)
10-23

Season

101-76

Home

86-86

Away

7-3

Last 10

    Matthew Boyd (STL) is one of the worst starters in baseball allowing 5.3 runs per game.
    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 (+170) vs Mets (-210) 8.5 O/U

4:10 PM
Weather Report
Sunny
64°

Temp

46%

Humidity

E

Direction

4 MPH

Wind

Colorado Rockies
Antonio Senzatela (1.80 ERA)
12-21

Season

94-81

Home

55-118

Away

7-3

Last 10

New York Mets
None (nan ERA)
17-16

Season

105-64

Home

86-93

Away

7-3

Last 10

    Antonio Senzatela (NYM) is one of the easiest pitchers to hit a home run off of at 1.8HR per 9 innings pitched

Yankees (+144) vs Rays (-175) 7.5 O/U

4:10 PM
Weather Report
Partly cloudy
43°

Temp

61%

Humidity

WNW

Direction

16 MPH

Wind

New York Yankees
Jhony Brito (6.08 ERA)
17-16

Season

111-67

Home

92-79

Away

6-4

Last 10

Tampa Bay Rays
Yonny Chirinos (1.86 ERA)
27-6

Season

121-61

Home

89-81

Away

6-4

Last 10

    The Yankees are ranked #2 for Home Runs (1.2) per game
    Jhony Brito (TB) is one of the worst starters in baseball allowing 6.1 runs per game.

Twins (-115) vs Guardians (-105) 8.0 O/U

6:10 PM
Weather Report
Sunny
55°

Temp

75%

Humidity

NE

Direction

8 MPH

Wind

Minnesota Twins
Bailey Ober (0.98 ERA)
19-14

Season

91-81

Home

72-104

Away

8-2

Last 10

Cleveland Guardians
Peyton Battenfield (4.07 ERA)
14-18

Season

88-82

Home

94-84

Away

8-2

Last 10

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

6:35 PM
Weather Report
Sunny
64°

Temp

46%

Humidity

ESE

Direction

7 MPH

Wind

Toronto Blue Jays
Chris Bassitt (4.28 ERA)
19-14

Season

102-71

Home

97-80

Away

3-7

Last 10

Pittsburgh Pirates
Rich Hill (4.78 ERA)
20-13

Season

79-94

Home

60-117

Away

3-7

Last 10

    George Springer (TOR) is our highest projected batter today with 15.9pts projected
    Vladimir Guerrero Jr. (TOR) is our 3rd highest projected batter today with 15.3pts projected
    Matt Chapman (TOR) is our 4th highest projected batter today with 14.9pts projected
    Bo Bichette (TOR) is our 5th highest projected batter today with 14.6pts projected
    PNC Park is one of the toughest ballparks in baseball for HR's allowing just 0.82 per game
    Rich Hill (TOR) is one of the easiest pitchers to hit a home run off of at 1.91HR 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
    The Pirates are one of the worst run scoring teams in baseball at 3.8 per game

White Sox (+108) vs Reds (-130) 9.0 O/U

6:40 PM
Weather Report
Overcast
64°

Temp

63%

Humidity

SSW

Direction

4 MPH

Wind

Chicago White Sox
Lance Lynn (6.86 ERA)
11-22

Season

96-82

Home

88-86

Away

5-5

Last 10

Cincinnati Reds
Hunter Greene (3.74 ERA)
13-19

Season

83-91

Home

71-103

Away

5-5

Last 10

    Hunter Greene (CIN) has the #17 highest strikeout rate in baseball averaging 6.71 per start.
    Lance Lynn (CWS) has the #10 highest strikeout rate in baseball averaging 7.14 per start.
    Lance Lynn (CIN) is one of the worst starters in baseball allowing 6.9 runs per game.
    Lance Lynn (CIN) is one of the easiest pitchers to hit a home run off of at 2.06HR per 9 innings pitched

Athletics (+144) vs Royals (-175) 9.5 O/U

7:10 PM
Weather Report
Partly cloudy
73°

Temp

79%

Humidity

SE

Direction

11 MPH

Wind

Oakland Athletics
Kyle Muller (6.62 ERA)
7-26

Season

75-105

Home

75-95

Away

0-10

Last 10

Kansas City Royals
Brad Keller (4.67 ERA)
8-25

Season

74-98

Home

66-111

Away

0-10

Last 10

    Kauffman Stadium is one of the toughest ballparks in baseball for HR's allowing just 0.84 per game
    Kyle Muller (KC) is one of the worst starters in baseball allowing 6.6 runs per game.

Orioles (+205) vs Braves (-250) 8.5 O/U

7:15 PM
Weather Report
Partly cloudy
66°

Temp

71%

Humidity

ESE

Direction

11 MPH

Wind

Baltimore Orioles
Dean Kremer (5.80 ERA)
22-10

Season

77-92

Home

76-104

Away

6-4

Last 10

Atlanta Braves
Max Fried (2.08 ERA)
22-11

Season

101-71

Home

104-71

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 1.50 per game
    Dean Kremer (ATL) is one of the worst starters in baseball allowing 5.8 runs per game.
    Dean Kremer (ATL) is one of the easiest pitchers to hit a home run off of at 1.77HR per 9 innings pitched

Brewers (+144) vs Giants (-175) 8.5 O/U

7:15 PM
Weather Report
Overcast
55°

Temp

86%

Humidity

SSW

Direction

9 MPH

Wind

Milwaukee Brewers
Corbin Burnes (3.86 ERA)
18-14

Season

99-76

Home

96-80

Away

6-4

Last 10

San Francisco Giants
Sean Manaea (7.33 ERA)
14-17

Season

102-71

Home

94-82

Away

6-4

Last 10

    Corbin Burnes (MIL) is our 3rd highest projected pitcher today with 33.3pts projected
    Sean Manaea (MIL) is one of the worst starters in baseball allowing 7.3 runs per game.
    Sean Manaea (MIL) is one of the easiest pitchers to hit a home run off of at 2.31HR per 9 innings pitched

Red Sox (+130) vs Phillies (-155) 9.5 O/U

7:15 PM
Weather Report
Partly cloudy
64°

Temp

45%

Humidity

N

Direction

7 MPH

Wind

Boston Red Sox
Chris Sale (6.37 ERA)
20-14

Season

102-76

Home

85-90

Away

7-3

Last 10

Philadelphia Phillies
Zack Wheeler (4.26 ERA)
15-18

Season

99-71

Home

82-96

Away

7-3

Last 10

    Zack Wheeler (PHI) is our 2nd highest projected pitcher today with 35.4pts projected
    Zack Wheeler (PHI) has the #20 highest strikeout rate in baseball averaging 6.57 per start.
    Chris Sale (BOS) has the #24 highest strikeout rate in baseball averaging 6.43 per start.
    Chris Sale (PHI) is one of the worst starters in baseball allowing 6.4 runs per game.
    The Red Sox are one of the highest run scoring teams in baseball at 4.9 per game

Nationals (+113) vs Diamondbacks (-135) 9.5 O/U

8:10 PM
Weather Report
Sunny
66°

Temp

34%

Humidity

E

Direction

4 MPH

Wind

Washington Nationals
Josiah Gray (3.03 ERA)
13-19

Season

65-112

Home

65-106

Away

2-8

Last 10

Arizona Diamondbacks
Merrill Kelly (3.20 ERA)
18-14

Season

80-94

Home

62-113

Away

2-8

Last 10

Dodgers (+108) vs Padres (-130) 8.5 O/U

8:40 PM
Weather Report
Partly cloudy
61°

Temp

67%

Humidity

ENE

Direction

4 MPH

Wind

Los Angeles Dodgers
Clayton Kershaw (2.53 ERA)
19-14

Season

123-53

Home

108-68

Away

6-4

Last 10

San Diego Padres
Yu Darvish (3.19 ERA)
18-15

Season

96-82

Home

83-88

Away

6-4

Last 10

    The Dodgers are ranked #3 for Home Runs (1.0) per game
    Yu Darvish (SD) has the #18 highest strikeout rate in baseball averaging 6.67 per start.
    Clayton Kershaw (LAD) has the #12 highest strikeout rate in baseball averaging 6.86 per start.
    The Dodgers bats are one of the best in baseball ranking #1 overall
    The Dodgers are one of the highest run scoring teams in baseball at 5.2 per game

Rangers (-105) vs Angels (-115) 9.5 O/U

9:07 PM
Weather Report
Sunny
57°

Temp

72%

Humidity

E

Direction

4 MPH

Wind

Texas Rangers
Dane Dunning (1.42 ERA)
18-13

Season

81-96

Home

64-106

Away

3-7

Last 10

Los Angeles Angels
Tyler Anderson (5.40 ERA)
19-14

Season

87-85

Home

77-100

Away

3-7

Last 10

    Mike Trout (LAA) is our 2nd highest projected batter today with 15.7pts projected
    Rangers's Robbie Grossman is on the longest hitting streak in baseball at 13 games dating back to 04/14
    Tyler Anderson (TEX) is one of the worst starters in baseball allowing 5.4 runs per game.

Astros (-125) vs Mariners (+105) 8.5 O/U

9:40 PM
Weather Report
Partly cloudy
48°

Temp

90%

Humidity

SE

Direction

4 MPH

Wind

Houston Astros
Cristian Javier (3.54 ERA)
17-15

Season

111-66

Home

101-73

Away

3-7

Last 10

Seattle Mariners
Luis Castillo (2.38 ERA)
15-17

Season

92-79

Home

96-80

Away

3-7

Last 10

    Luis Castillo (SEA) is our highest projected pitcher today with 36.1pts projected
    The Astros are the hardest team to strikeout in baseball leading with just 8 per game
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