The Visiting Giants with Likely Starting Pitcher Madison Bumgarner Predicted Winner Over the Odds-on Cardinals

Wed, Sep 4, 2019 | Emma Botos


Madison Bumgarner
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September 4, 2019 -- The Giants are predicted with a 70.81% for a road win against the Cardinals.

The Giants have Madison Bumgarner as the probable starting pitcher against Michael Wacha. The Giants starting pitcher is forecasted by our model to throw for 22.445 outs, allow 1.952 earned runs, and a 0.023 probability of a complete game. Michael Wacha is estimated from the model to throw for 6.304 innings, allowing 3.162 earned runs, with 6.830 Ks.

Mike Yastrzemski, Giants's top hitter, will slug it out on the road against Marcell Ozuna in today's game. Based on the Snoozle MLB model, Mike Yastrzemski is predicted to bat for 0.305 with 0.848 RBIs and 0.914 runs scored. Marcell Ozuna is forecast to bat for 0.224 with 0.550 RBIs and 0.467 runs scored.

With +120 money line odds and a estimated 70.81% likelihood to win, the best value is on the Giants over the Cardinals. According to prediction model the 54.63% over estimate and -115 line odds for 8.0 runs, the over line is the best value.

Posted at Wed, September 4, 2019 13:03:54 UTC