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Today’s Best MLB Player Prop Bets: Free MLB Bets & Predictions
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In our daily article we select our favorite bets of the day, and try to lay out why it could be a good bet to place using data. For each bet we share the data on the matchup and give you the most important statistics to make informed bets.
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James Kaprielian (OAK) Over 3.5 Total Strikeouts
James Kaprielian and the Oakland Athletics will be facing the Seattle Mariners. James Kaprielian has a 4.7 ERA and 15.8% strikeout rate. Although Kaprielian’s strikeout efficiency hasn’t been great, I like this matchup for him toi find a few free K’s. The Mariners have a 22.7% strikeout rate and 10.6% swinging strike rate as well as a 16.1 ISO.
Dustin May (LAD) Under 5.5 Total Strikeouts
Dustin May and the Los Angeles Dodgers will be facing the Arizona Diamondbacks. May has a 3.46 ERA and 23.8% strikeout rate. May has been averaging 1.0 strikeouts per inning, which would require him to go at least 6.0 innings which could be tough. Dustin has been pitching well since returning from Tommy John Surgery, but has only thrown over 5 strikeouts in one outing (his first). The Diamondbacks have a 22.0% strikeout rate and 10.1% swinging strike rate as well as a 15.8 ISO.
Corey Kluber (TB) Over 3.5 Total Strikeouts
Corey Kluber and the Tampa Bay Rays will be facing the Houston Astros. Corey Kluber has a 4.44 ERA and 20.6% strikeout rate. Kluber has been averaging 0.9 strikeouts per inning, which would require him to go at least 4.4 innings which is well within his range of outcomes. The Astros have a 19.5% strikeout rate and 10.2% swinging strike rate as well as a 17.7 ISO.
Marcus Stroman (CHC) Over 3.5 Total Strikeouts
Marcus Stroman and the Chicago Cubs will be facing the Miami Marlins. Marcus Stroman has a 3.76 ERA and 20.0% strikeout rate. Stroman has been averaging 0.8 strikeouts per inning, which would require him to go at least 5.0 innings which he should be able to do. The Marlins have a 23.8% strikeout rate and 11.9% swinging strike rate as well as a 13.3 ISO. Available at PointsBet for -160.
Paul Goldschmidt (STL) Over 0.5 Total Hits
Paul Goldschmidt and the St. Louis Cardinals will be facing the San Diego Padres. Goldschmidt has a 41.0% on base percentage, 0.598 SLG, and 0.322 batting average. Goldschmidt also has a 183 wRC+. Blake Snell will be pitching for The Padres and has a 3.85 ERA, 31.1% strikeout rate, 3.28 xFIP and 0.82 HR/9.
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