Jorge Soler's Hitting is Expected to Not Be Enough to Pull the Visiting Royals Over the Athletics

Wed, Sep 18, 2019 | Emma Botos


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September 18, 2019 -- The Royals predicted with a 59.06% chance to chalk up a road loss against the Athletics based on the Snoozle Sports model

On the mound for the Royals will be Danny Duffy matched up against Homer Bailey. The Royals starting pitcher is forecasted by our model to throw for 20.501 outs, allow 3.077 earned runs, and a 0.005 probability of a complete game. The Athletics starting hurler is predicted to throw for 21.277 outs, allow 2.739 earned runs, and a 0.008 probability of a complete game.

Jorge Soler, Royals's top hitter, will slug it out on the road against Matt Olson in today's game. Jorge Soler RF is forecast to bring in 0.817 RBIs and 0.747 runs scored, with an 0.355 OBP and 1.261 K. Based on the Snoozle model, Matt Olson is predicted to have 0.858 RBIs and score 0.811 run over an estimated 4.316 at-bats.

For this game the Royals are the best value on the money line bets with on the +210 away odds and a predicted 40.94% likelihood to win. Based on the prediction model's over 59.61% likelihood and -128 odds, the over line with 9.5 runs is the best value.

Posted at Wed, September 18, 2019 06:53:59 MST