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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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Merrill Kelly (ARI) Under 5.5 Total Strikeouts
Merrill Kelly and the Arizona Diamondbacks will be facing the San Francisco Giants. Kelly has a 3.13 ERA and 22.2% strikeout rate. Kelly has been averaging 0.9 strikeouts per inning, which would require him to go at least 6.7 innings which seems unlikely. The Giants have a 24.0% strikeout rate and 11.0% swinging strike rate as well as a 15.5 ISO.
Jack Flaherty (STL) Over 5.5 Total Strikeouts
Jack Flaherty and the St. Louis Cardinals will be facing the Pittsburgh Pirates. Jack Flaherty has a 4.97 ERA and 18.7% strikeout rate. Although Jack has struggled a bit, this matchup should allow him to find plenty of strikeouts. The Pirates have a 25.7% strikeout rate and 11.2% swinging strike rate as well as a 14.2 ISO.
Glenn Otto (TEX) Over 3.5 Total Strikeouts
Glenn Otto and the Texas Rangers will be facing the Los Angeles Angels. Glenn Otto has a 4.73 ERA and 17.7% strikeout rate. Otto has been averaging 0.8 strikeouts per inning, which would require him to go at least 5.0 innings which is extremely likely. The Angels have a 26.1% strikeout rate and 11.8% swinging strike rate as well as a 15.8 ISO.
Drew Rasmussen (TB) Over 3.5 Total Strikeouts
Drew Rasmussen and the Tampa Bay Rays will be facing the Houston Astros. Drew Rasmussen has a 2.85 ERA and 21.9% strikeout rate. Rasmussen 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. The Astros have a 19.5% strikeout rate and 10.2% swinging strike rate as well as a 17.6 ISO.
Anthony Rizzo (NYY) Over 0.5 Total Hits
Anthony Rizzo and the New York Yankees will be facing the Baltimore Orioles. Rizzo has a 34.2% on base percentage, 0.494 SLG, and 0.228 batting average. Rizzo also has a 137 wRC+. Jordan Lyles will be pitching for The Orioles and has a 4.55 ERA, 18.0% strikeout rate, 4.48 xFIP and 1.31 HR/9.
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