Mike Yastrzemski's Hitting is Expected to Not Be Enough to Pull the Visiting Giants Over the Dodgers

Sun, Sep 8, 2019 | Emma Botos


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September 8, 2019 -- The Giants has an estimated 79.68% likelihood to lose to the Dodgers based on our model.

The Giants have Dereck Rodriguez as the probable starting pitcher against Julio Urias. Dereck Rodriguez is estimated to have 3.028 earned runs, 20.532 outs, and 6.548 strike outs. Our model forecasts the Dodgers pitcher will have an outing for 7.228 innings, allowing 1.609 earned runs, with a 2.109 walks.

Expected in today's lineup will be top hitters Mike Yastrzemski and Will Smith from Giants and Dodgers, respectively. According to our game model, Mike Yastrzemski is estimated to have 0.447 RBIs and score 0.463 runs over an estimated 4.291 at-bats. Will Smith is forecast to bat for 0.269 with 0.896 RBIs and 0.754 runs scored.

The Dodgers are the best value for the money line based on the -250 odds and a predicted 79.68% win estimate. The over/under line of 9.0 runs with -115 over odds and a predicted 55.67% over likelihood, the under bet is the best value for this game.

Posted at Sun, September 8, 2019 13:05:29 UTC