The At-Home Dodgers with Top Predicted Hitter Will Smith Forecasted Winner Over the Giants

Fri, Sep 6, 2019 | Emma Botos


San Francisco Giants pitcher Jeff Samardzija
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September 6, 2019 -- The Dodgers are forecasted to win over the visiting Giants based a 70.85% win prediction from the MLB model.

Probable starting pitchers Clayton Kershaw and Jeff Samardzija duel it out for the Dodgers and Giants, respectively. Clayton Kershaw is estimated from the model to throw for 7.475 innings, allowing 1.316 earned runs, with 5.764 Ks. Jeff Samardzija is estimated to have 2.031 earned runs, 22.356 outs, and 5.997 strike outs.

The Dodgers's Will Smith and the Giants's Mike Yastrzemski will duel it out from the batter's box. Based on the Snoozle model, Will Smith is predicted to have 0.752 RBIs and score 0.564 runs over an estimated 3.851 at-bats. Mike Yastrzemski is forecast to bring in 0.413 RBIs and 0.427 runs scored, with an 0.262 OBP and 1.160 Ks.

There is no best value for Giants +215 at Dodgers -250 matchup based on our model's game predictions. With a predicted 72.13% likelihood and -115 odds at 8.5 runs, the under line is the best value.

Posted at Fri, September 6, 2019 13:05:02 UTC