Quick Look At The MLB Matchups For 08-04-2022

We have a total of 13 games today with the day's first pitch scheduled for 12:35 PM EST when the Brewers take on the Pirates at PNC Park. Early projections are for the Nationals and Phillies to lead the day in runs scored while Rockies and Padres should be a pitching dual with one of the lowest projected run totals of the day.

Milwaukee Brewers (-1600) vs Pittsburgh Pirates (+750)

12:35 PM
Weather Report
Thunderstorm
88°

Temp

55%

Humidity

WSW

Direction

12 MPH

Wind

Milwaukee Brewers
Brandon Woodruff (3.55 ERA)
57-47

Season

26-20

Home

31-27

Away

3-7

Last 10

Pittsburgh Pirates
Zach Thompson (5.09 ERA)
42-62

Season

23-29

Home

19-33

Away

3-7

Last 10

    Brandon Woodruff (MIL) is our highest projected pitcher today with 40.42pts projected
    Brandon Woodruff (MIL) has the #8 highest strikeout rate in baseball averaging 6.73 per start.
    Zach Thompson (PIT) is one of the worst starters in baseball allowing 5.1 runs per game.
    The Pirates are on of the worst run scoring teams in baseball at 3.6153846153846154 per game

Chicago Cubs (+148) vs St. Louis Cardinals (-180)

1:15 PM
Weather Report
Sunny
86°

Temp

75%

Humidity

NNW

Direction

12 MPH

Wind

Chicago Cubs
Marcus Stroman (3.99 ERA)
41-61

Season

20-32

Home

21-29

Away

6-4

Last 10

St. Louis Cardinals
Miles Mikolas (2.86 ERA)
55-48

Season

30-20

Home

25-28

Away

6-4

Last 10

Los Angeles Dodgers (-220) vs San Francisco Giants (+180)

3:45 PM
Weather Report
Partly cloudy
70°

Temp

66%

Humidity

NNE

Direction

6 MPH

Wind

Los Angeles Dodgers
Clayton Kershaw (2.66 ERA)
71-33

Season

35-15

Home

36-18

Away

3-7

Last 10

San Francisco Giants
Jakob Junis (2.78 ERA)
51-54

Season

29-26

Home

22-28

Away

3-7

Last 10

    Clayton Kershaw (LAD) is our 3rd highest projected pitcher today with 33.78pts projected
    Clayton Kershaw (LAD) has the #22 highest strikeout rate in baseball averaging 6.0 per start.
    The Dodgers bats are one of the best in baseball ranking #2 overall
    The Dodgers are on of the highest run scoring teams in baseball at 5.240384615384615 per game

Oakland Athletics (-105) vs Los Angeles Angels (-115)

4:07 PM
Weather Report
Sunny
79°

Temp

54%

Humidity

SW

Direction

2 MPH

Wind

Oakland Athletics
Paul Blackburn (4.15 ERA)
40-66

Season

17-34

Home

23-32

Away

5-5

Last 10

Los Angeles Angels
nan (nan ERA)
44-60

Season

24-31

Home

20-29

Away

5-5

Last 10

    Shohei Ohtani (LAA) is our 4th highest projected batter today with 14.14pts projected
    The Athletics bats are one of the worst in baseball ranking #29 overall
    The Angels are the easiest team to strikeout in baseball leading the league at 10
    The Athletics are on of the worst run scoring teams in baseball at 3.3867924528301887 per game

Colorado Rockies (+230) vs San Diego Padres (-290)

4:10 PM
Weather Report
Sunny
81°

Temp

51%

Humidity

W

Direction

2 MPH

Wind

Colorado Rockies
Kyle Freeland (4.38 ERA)
46-61

Season

30-27

Home

16-34

Away

7-3

Last 10

San Diego Padres
Joe Musgrove (2.65 ERA)
61-46

Season

31-22

Home

30-24

Away

7-3

Last 10

    Juan Soto (SD) is our 3rd highest projected batter today with 14.43pts projected
    Joe Musgrove (SD) is our 2nd highest projected pitcher today with 36.45pts projected
    Joe Musgrove (SD) has the #17 highest strikeout rate in baseball averaging 6.33 per start.

Washington Nationals (+195) vs Philadelphia Phillies (-240)

7:05 PM
Weather Report
Partly cloudy
95°

Temp

48%

Humidity

WSW

Direction

12 MPH

Wind

Washington Nationals
Paolo Espino (3.78 ERA)
36-70

Season

17-40

Home

19-30

Away

7-3

Last 10

Philadelphia Phillies
Noah Syndergaard (3.83 ERA)
56-48

Season

26-25

Home

30-23

Away

7-3

Last 10

    Kyle Schwarber (PHI) is our highest projected batter today with 16.28pts projected
    Rhys Hoskins (PHI) is our 5th highest projected batter today with 14.07pts projected
    Paolo Espino (WAS) is one of the easiest pitchers to hit a home run off of at 1.82HR per 9 innings pitched

Houston Astros (-190) vs Cleveland Guardians (+156)

7:10 PM
Weather Report
Light Rain
81°

Temp

69%

Humidity

SSW

Direction

9 MPH

Wind

Houston Astros
Justin Verlander (1.81 ERA)
68-38

Season

34-17

Home

34-21

Away

6-4

Last 10

Cleveland Guardians
Zach Plesac (4.24 ERA)
54-50

Season

27-20

Home

27-30

Away

6-4

Last 10

    Yordan Alvarez (HOU) is our 2nd highest projected batter today with 15.35pts projected
    Guardians's Steven Kwan is on the longest hitting streak in baseball at 17 games dating back to 07/12
    The Astros are ranked #3 for Home Runs (0.8) per game
    Progressive Field is one of the toughest ballparks in baseball for HR's allowing just 0.64 per game
    Justin Verlander (HOU) has the #14 highest strikeout rate in baseball averaging 6.42 per start.
    The Guardians are the hardest team to strikeout in baseball leading with just 7 per game

Tampa Bay Rays (-180) vs Detroit Tigers (+148)

7:10 PM
Weather Report
Overcast
79°

Temp

99%

Humidity

S

Direction

8 MPH

Wind

Tampa Bay Rays
Jeffrey Springs (2.74 ERA)
55-49

Season

33-21

Home

22-28

Away

4-6

Last 10

Detroit Tigers
Drew Hutchison (4.72 ERA)
42-64

Season

24-27

Home

18-37

Away

4-6

Last 10

    Comerica Park is one of the toughest ballparks in baseball for HR's allowing just 0.63 per game
    The Tigers bats are one of the worst in baseball ranking #30 overall
    The Tigers are on of the worst run scoring teams in baseball at 3.207547169811321 per game

Atlanta Braves (+100) vs New York Mets (-120)

7:10 PM
Weather Report
Partly cloudy
93°

Temp

43%

Humidity

SSE

Direction

16 MPH

Wind

Atlanta Braves
Kyle Wright (2.93 ERA)
63-42

Season

37-22

Home

26-20

Away

8-2

Last 10

New York Mets
Carlos Carrasco (3.71 ERA)
66-38

Season

31-17

Home

35-21

Away

8-2

Last 10

    The Braves are ranked #2 for Home Runs (1.0) per game
    Kyle Wright (ATL) has the #22 highest strikeout rate in baseball averaging 6.0 per start.

Toronto Blue Jays (-130) vs Minnesota Twins (+108)

7:40 PM
Weather Report
Sunny
79°

Temp

42%

Humidity

E

Direction

9 MPH

Wind

Toronto Blue Jays
Alek Manoah (2.43 ERA)
58-46

Season

34-21

Home

24-25

Away

5-5

Last 10

Minnesota Twins
Sonny Gray (3.41 ERA)
55-49

Season

29-23

Home

26-26

Away

5-5

Last 10

    The Blue Jays are on of the highest run scoring teams in baseball at 4.8173076923076925 per game

Chicago Cubs (+148) vs St. Louis Cardinals (-180)

7:45 PM
Weather Report
Sunny
86°

Temp

75%

Humidity

NNW

Direction

12 MPH

Wind

Chicago Cubs
Marcus Stroman (3.99 ERA)
41-61

Season

20-32

Home

21-29

Away

6-4

Last 10

St. Louis Cardinals
Miles Mikolas (2.86 ERA)
55-48

Season

30-20

Home

25-28

Away

6-4

Last 10

Chicago White Sox (-135) vs Texas Rangers (+113)

8:05 PM
Weather Report
Partly cloudy
97°

Temp

39%

Humidity

S

Direction

6 MPH

Wind

Chicago White Sox
Johnny Cueto (2.86 ERA)
53-51

Season

25-29

Home

28-22

Away

3-7

Last 10

Texas Rangers
nan (nan ERA)
46-58

Season

21-29

Home

25-29

Away

3-7

Last 10

Boston Red Sox (-140) vs Kansas City Royals (+117)

8:10 PM
Weather Report
Partly cloudy
86°

Temp

72%

Humidity

ENE

Direction

2 MPH

Wind

Boston Red Sox
Nick Pivetta (4.47 ERA)
53-53

Season

26-27

Home

27-26

Away

3-7

Last 10

Kansas City Royals
Kris Bubic (5.57 ERA)
41-64

Season

22-30

Home

19-34

Away

3-7

Last 10

    Kauffman Stadium is one of the toughest ballparks in baseball for HR's allowing just 0.69 per game
    Kris Bubic (KC) is one of the worst starters in baseball allowing 5.6 runs per game.