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Quick Look At The MLB Matchups For 04-11-2023

We have a total of 14 games today with the day's first pitch scheduled for 6:10 PM EST when the Yankees take on the Guardians at Progressive Field. Early projections are for the Cardinals and Rockies to lead the day in runs scored while Yankees and Guardians should be a pitching dual with one of the lowest projected run totals of the day.

Yankees (-170) vs Guardians (+141) 7.5 O/U

6:10 PM
Weather Report
Sunny
64°

Temp

34%

Humidity

WSW

Direction

12 MPH

Wind

New York Yankees
Gerrit Cole (0.73 ERA)
6-4

Season

104-61

Home

88-73

Away

8-2

Last 10

Cleveland Guardians
None (nan ERA)
7-4

Season

86-75

Home

89-77

Away

8-2

Last 10

    Aaron Judge (NYY) is our 4th highest projected batter today with 15.8pts projected
    The Yankees are ranked #1 for Home Runs (1.0) per game
    Gerrit Cole (NYY) has the #2 highest strikeout rate in baseball averaging 9.5 per start.

Athletics (+160) vs Orioles (-195) 8.0 O/U

6:35 PM
Weather Report
Sunny
66°

Temp

28%

Humidity

WSW

Direction

2 MPH

Wind

Oakland Athletics
Kyle Muller (2.53 ERA)
2-8

Season

74-94

Home

71-88

Away

3-7

Last 10

Baltimore Orioles
Grayson Rodriguez (3.60 ERA)
5-5

Season

70-90

Home

66-101

Away

3-7

Last 10

Astros (-170) vs Pirates (+141) 8.0 O/U

6:35 PM
Weather Report
Sunny
64°

Temp

25%

Humidity

WSW

Direction

14 MPH

Wind

Houston Astros
Cristian Javier (3.27 ERA)
5-6

Season

106-59

Home

94-71

Away

3-7

Last 10

Pittsburgh Pirates
Mitch Keller (3.86 ERA)
6-4

Season

72-91

Home

54-110

Away

3-7

Last 10

    PNC Park is one of the toughest ballparks in baseball for HR's allowing just 0.82 per game
    Mitch Keller (PIT) has the #8 highest strikeout rate in baseball averaging 7.5 per start.
    The Pirates bats are one of the worst in baseball ranking #30 overall
    The Astros are the hardest team to strikeout in baseball leading with just 8 per game
    The Astros are one of the highest run scoring teams in baseball at 4.9 per game
    The Pirates are one of the worst run scoring teams in baseball at 3.7 per game

Marlins (+122) vs Phillies (-145) 7.5 O/U

6:40 PM
Weather Report
Partly cloudy
55°

Temp

40%

Humidity

SW

Direction

9 MPH

Wind

Miami Marlins
Jesus Luzardo (0.71 ERA)
4-7

Season

76-89

Home

56-106

Away

7-3

Last 10

Philadelphia Phillies
Aaron Nola (7.45 ERA)
4-6

Season

94-66

Home

76-89

Away

7-3

Last 10

    Jesus Luzardo (MIA) has the #8 highest strikeout rate in baseball averaging 7.5 per start.
    Aaron Nola (MIA) is one of the worst starters in baseball allowing 7.4 runs per game.
    The Marlins are one of the worst run scoring teams in baseball at 3.7 per game

Red Sox (+148) vs Rays (-180) 7.5 O/U

6:40 PM
Weather Report
Sunny
75°

Temp

60%

Humidity

E

Direction

27 MPH

Wind

Boston Red Sox
Garrett Whitlock (nan ERA)
5-5

Season

91-73

Home

81-84

Away

6-4

Last 10

Tampa Bay Rays
Shane McClanahan (1.50 ERA)
10-0

Season

110-59

Home

83-77

Away

6-4

Last 10

    Shane McClanahan (TB) has the #23 highest strikeout rate in baseball averaging 6.0 per start.

Tigers (+225) vs Blue Jays (-280) 8.5 O/U

7:07 PM
Weather Report
Sunny
46°

Temp

76%

Humidity

W

Direction

4 MPH

Wind

Detroit Tigers
Matt Manning (3.18 ERA)
2-7

Season

75-88

Home

66-95

Away

6-4

Last 10

Toronto Blue Jays
Alek Manoah (4.35 ERA)
6-4

Season

93-68

Home

93-73

Away

6-4

Last 10

    The Blue Jays are ranked #3 for Home Runs (1.4) per game
    Alek Manoah (TOR) is our 2nd highest projected pitcher today with 38.9pts projected
    The Blue Jays bats are one of the best in baseball ranking #2 overall
    The Tigers bats are one of the worst in baseball ranking #29 overall
    The Blue Jays are one of the highest run scoring teams in baseball at 5.0 per game
    The Tigers are one of the worst run scoring teams in baseball at 3.8 per game

Padres (+113) vs Mets (-135) 8.5 O/U

7:10 PM
Weather Report
Sunny
64°

Temp

24%

Humidity

WSW

Direction

2 MPH

Wind

San Diego Padres
Ryan Weathers (3.60 ERA)
6-5

Season

89-76

Home

78-84

Away

7-3

Last 10

New York Mets
David Peterson (6.00 ERA)
6-5

Season

101-59

Home

79-87

Away

7-3

Last 10

    David Peterson (SD) is one of the worst starters in baseball allowing 6.0 runs per game.
    David Peterson (SD) is one of the easiest pitchers to hit a home run off of at 2.0HR per 9 innings pitched

Reds (+190) vs Braves (-230) 9.0 O/U

7:20 PM
Weather Report
Partly cloudy
61°

Temp

32%

Humidity

ENE

Direction

12 MPH

Wind

Cincinnati Reds
Luis Cessa (3.38 ERA)
4-5

Season

77-86

Home

68-94

Away

6-4

Last 10

Atlanta Braves
Kyle Wright (nan ERA)
7-4

Season

96-66

Home

94-69

Away

6-4

Last 10

    The Braves are ranked #2 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

White Sox (+126) vs Twins (-150) 8.0 O/U

7:40 PM
Weather Report
Overcast
59°

Temp

60%

Humidity

SW

Direction

12 MPH

Wind

Chicago White Sox
Lance Lynn (9.00 ERA)
5-6

Season

91-74

Home

87-78

Away

2-8

Last 10

Minnesota Twins
Pablo Lopez (0.73 ERA)
6-4

Season

83-77

Home

67-98

Away

2-8

Last 10

    Pablo Lopez (MIN) has the #5 highest strikeout rate in baseball averaging 8.0 per start.
    Lance Lynn (MIN) is one of the worst starters in baseball allowing 9.0 runs per game.
    Lance Lynn (MIN) is one of the easiest pitchers to hit a home run off of at 3.6HR per 9 innings pitched

Royals (+225) vs Rangers (-280) 8.0 O/U

8:05 PM
Weather Report
Sunny
61°

Temp

82%

Humidity

N

Direction

2 MPH

Wind

Kansas City Royals
Jordan Lyles (4.91 ERA)
3-8

Season

73-89

Home

62-103

Away

5-5

Last 10

Texas Rangers
Jacob deGrom (5.59 ERA)
6-4

Season

74-92

Home

59-101

Away

5-5

Last 10

    Jacob deGrom (TEX) is our highest projected pitcher today with 43.0pts projected
    Jacob deGrom (TEX) has the #4 highest strikeout rate in baseball averaging 9.0 per start.
    Jacob deGrom (KC) is one of the worst starters in baseball allowing 5.6 runs per game.

Cardinals (-170) vs Rockies (+141) 11.0 O/U

8:40 PM
Weather Report
Sunny
59°

Temp

27%

Humidity

N

Direction

2 MPH

Wind

St. Louis Cardinals
Miles Mikolas (9.64 ERA)
3-7

Season

98-68

Home

82-78

Away

4-6

Last 10

Colorado Rockies
Kyle Freeland (0.00 ERA)
5-6

Season

90-74

Home

52-110

Away

4-6

Last 10

    Tommy Edman (STL) is our 2nd highest projected batter today with 16.4pts projected
    Paul Goldschmidt (STL) is our 3rd highest projected batter today with 16.3pts projected
    Miles Mikolas (STL) has the #23 highest strikeout rate in baseball averaging 6.0 per start.
    Miles Mikolas (COL) is one of the worst starters in baseball allowing 9.6 runs per game.

Nationals (+250) vs Angels (-310) 8.5 O/U

9:38 PM
Weather Report
Haze
57°

Temp

84%

Humidity

N

Direction

2 MPH

Wind

Washington Nationals
Josiah Gray (4.91 ERA)
4-7

Season

60-105

Home

61-101

Away

3-7

Last 10

Los Angeles Angels
Shohei Ohtani (1.50 ERA)
5-5

Season

79-83

Home

71-93

Away

3-7

Last 10

    Shohei Ohtani (LAA) is our highest projected batter today with 38.6pts projected
    Mike Trout (LAA) is our 5th highest projected batter today with 15.5pts projected
    Shohei Ohtani (LAA) is our 3rd highest projected pitcher today with 38.6pts projected
    Josiah Gray (LAA) is one of the easiest pitchers to hit a home run off of at 2.45HR per 9 innings pitched

Brewers (-120) vs Diamondbacks (+100) 8.5 O/U

9:40 PM
Weather Report
Sunny
70°

Temp

30%

Humidity

E

Direction

7 MPH

Wind

Milwaukee Brewers
Corbin Burnes (9.64 ERA)
7-3

Season

95-71

Home

89-74

Away

2-8

Last 10

Arizona Diamondbacks
Merrill Kelly (3.86 ERA)
7-4

Season

75-89

Home

56-108

Away

2-8

Last 10

    Corbin Burnes (ARI) is one of the worst starters in baseball allowing 9.6 runs per game.
    Corbin Burnes (ARI) is one of the easiest pitchers to hit a home run off of at 1.93HR per 9 innings pitched

Dodgers (-160) vs Giants (+134) 8.0 O/U

9:45 PM
Weather Report
Partly cloudy
55°

Temp

93%

Humidity

W

Direction

7 MPH

Wind

Los Angeles Dodgers
Dustin May (0.69 ERA)
6-5

Season

115-49

Home

103-63

Away

6-4

Last 10

San Francisco Giants
Alex Wood (3.00 ERA)
4-6

Season

95-67

Home

91-75

Away

6-4

Last 10

    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
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