Willie Calhoun's Hitting is Expected to Not Be Enough to Pull the Visiting Rangers Over the Athletics

Sun, Sep 22, 2019 | Emma Botos


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Keith Allison from Hanover, MD, USA License

September 22, 2019 -- According to the Snoozle model, the visiting Rangers have a 56.16% chance to lose to the home town Athletics.

Likely visiting starter Lance Lynn will will duel it out with the Athletics probable starter Tanner Roark. The Snoozle model estimates the Rangers pitcher will have an outing for 6.693 innings, allowing 2.362 earned runs, with 2.685 walks. The Snoozle MLB model estimates Tanner Roark will have 2.267 earned runs, a predicted 22.067 outs, and 7.450 strike outs.

Willie Calhoun, Rangers's top hitter, will slug it out on the road against Matt Olson in today's game. Willie Calhoun NA is forecast to bring in 0.664 RBIs and 0.579 runs scored, with an 0.296 OBP and 0.720 Ks. The Athletics's Matt Olson is estimated to score 0.656 runs, 0.680 RBIs and have a 0.335 OBP.

According to the +165 ML away odds and an predicted 43.84% chance to win, the Rangers are the best value for the money line. Based on the over(-116)/under(-104) odds, the 8.0 runs for this line, and our model's predicted combined score estimate, there is no good over/under value.

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