Evan Longoria's Hitting is Expected to Not Be Enough to Pull the Visiting Giants Over the Braves

Sun, Sep 22, 2019 | Emma Botos


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September 22, 2019 -- The Giants has an estimated 74.66% likelihood to lose to the Braves based on our model.

On the mound for the Giants will be Logan Webb matched up against Dallas Keuchel. Logan Webb is estimated to have 3.632 earned runs, 19.525 outs, and 6.393 strike outs. The Braves starting hurler is predicted to throw for 21.698 outs, allow 2.478 earned runs, and a 0.014 probability of a complete game.

Expected in today's lineup will be top hitters Evan Longoria and Adeiny Hechavarria from Giants and Braves, respectively. Based on the Snoozle MLB model, Evan Longoria is predicted to bat for 0.254 with 0.635 RBIs and 0.469 runs scored. Adeiny Hechavarria is forecast to bat for 0.342 with 1.178 RBIs and 1.068 runs scored.

The Braves are the best value for the money line based on the -214 odds and a predicted 74.66% win estimate. With an over/under of 9.5 runs, according to our model the over is best value based its 65.21% over likelihood and -100 odds.

Posted at Sun, September 22, 2019 13:05:38 UTC