MLB Betting Trends of the Day 08/22/2019

Date | AuthorAdmir Aljic

Last Updated: 2019-08-22

MLB – TRENDS OF THE DAY

The battle for the playoffs continues Thursday night with some very interesting matchups. The Cleveland Indians visit the New York Mets and both teams desperately need a win. The Atlanta Braves want to sweep the Miami Marlins and get one step closer to the NL East title, while the Los Angeles Dodgers host the Toronto Blue Jays, looking for their fifth straight home victory. Hereof, we bring you the hottest MLB betting trends of the day to help you make the best wagers.

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  • Featured game: Cleveland Indians vs. New York Mets

The Indians (74-53) will try to avoid a sweep at Citi Field in New York after losing the second clash of a three-game series 4-3 in the 10th inning. It was their sixth defeat over the last eight games overall, while Cleveland lost four of its previous five outings on the road. On the other side, the Mets (66-60) are riding a four-game winning streak. They are 20-5 in the previous 25 contests overall and 12-1 in the last 13 outings at home. The Mets are 9-3 in their last 12 encounters with the Indians and 4-1 in the previous five H2H duels at Citi Field.

Rookie Aaron Civale will get the ball for the Indians, and he’s 1-2 in four starts with a 1.50 ERA and a 0.96 WHIP. Noah Syndergaard will toe the slab for the Mets, and he’s 8-6 in 24 starts this season with a 3.86 ERA and a 1.21 WHIP. The Mets are 7-3 in his last ten starts, while Noah is 6-4 in 15 interleague starts in his career.

  • Miami Marlins vs. Atlanta Braves

The Braves (76-52) convincingly won the previous two games against the Marlins (45-80) 5-1 and 5-0. Now, Atlanta is 13-3 in its last 16 meetings with Miami and 14-2 in the previous 16 H2H duels at SunTrust Park. The Braves are 7-2 in their last nine games overall and 6-2 in their previous eight showings at home, while the Marlins are 3-15 in their last 18 contests overall and 2-16 in their previous 18 outings on the road. Miami dropped 11 straight games away from home.

The Marlins will start Sandy Alcantara who’s 4-11 this season with a 4.35 ERA and a 1.42 WHIP. Miami is 2-7 in his last nine starts, while Sandy is without a record in two starts against the Braves. Still, the Marlins recorded two wins against the Braves with Alcantara on the mound. Mike Soroka will take the hill for the hosts, and he’s 10-2 this term with a 2.41 ERA and a 1.10 WHIP. However, the Braves lost three straight games with Soroka on the mound, while Mike is 2-0 in four starts against the Marlins in his career.

  • Toronto Blue Jays vs. Los Angeles Dodgers

The Dodgers (84-44) needed ten innings to beat the Blue Jays (52-77) 2-1 last night and will look to sweep Toronto Thursday night. Los Angeles is 13-4 in its last 17 outings at home and 15-5 in its last 20 games overall. On the other side, Toronto lost four straight games and ten of its previous 17 contests overall, while the Blue Jays are 2-5 in their last seven showings on the road and 0-6 in their previous six road encounters with the National League.

Rookie Jacob Waguespack will get his seventh starting nod of the season for the Blue Jays, and he’s 4-1 with a 4.20 ERA and a 1.31 WHIP. Toronto won four straight games with Jacob on the mound. Kenta Maeda will toe the slab for the Dodgers, and the right-hander is 8-8 this season, tallying a 4.18 ERA and a 1.12 WHIP. The Dodgers won three games in a row with Maeda on the mound and are 8-3 in Kenta’s last 11 starts at home.

END OF AUGUST 22nd MLB TRENDS

 

MLB – TRENDS OF THE DAY

The MLB action goes on with 15 games on Wednesday’s schedule. Tuesday saw a few surprises, but the strongest favorites satisfied the odds. Therefore, we bring you the hottest MLB betting trends that will help you make the best wagers Wednesday night.

Lines provided by BetDSI Sportsbook. If you would like to check out the trends for all MLB games, please visit our MLB Trends Section.

  • Featured game: Detroit Tigers vs. Houston Astros

The Astros (81-46) defeated the Tigers (37-86) in the first two contests of a four-game set at Minute Maid Park and will look for another victory Wednesday night with Justin Verlander on the mound. Verlander is 2-1 in three starts against the Tigers in his career, while the eight-time All-Star is 15-4 this season with a 2.81 ERA and a 0.84 WHIP. On the other side, the Tigers will start Daniel Norris, and the lefty is 3-10 this season with a 4.82 ERA and a 1.41 WHIP. Detroit lost eight of Norris’ last ten starts, while Daniel is 0-1 in two starts against the Astros who are 26-8 versus the southpaw starter this season.

Houston is 10-1 in its last 11 meetings with Detroit and 10-3 in the previous 13 head-to-head duels at Minute Maid Park. The Astros are 12-6 in their last 18 games overall and 14-1 in their previous 15 outings at home. On the other side, the Tigers are 5-14 in their last 19 contests overall and 3-16 in their previous 19 outings on the road, while Detroit lost 16 of its last 18 road encounters with the AL West.

  • Miami Marlins vs. Atlanta Braves

The Braves (75-52) outlasted the Marlins (45-79) 5-1 in the opening contest of a three-game series at SunTrust Park. The Braves are now 14-4 in their last 18 meetings with the Marlins and 13-2 in the previous 15 H2H duels in Atlanta. The Marlins have been struggling lately, losing 16 of their last 20 games overall, while they are riding a 10-game losing streak away from home. The Braves won five of their last seven games at home and six of their previous eight contests overall.

Caleb Smith will toe the slab for the Marlins, and the left-hander is 8-6 this season with a 3.63 ERA and a 1.09 WHIP. Smith is 1-2 in four starts against the Braves who are 19-10 versus the left-handed starting pitcher in 2019. Julio Teheran will take the mound for the Braves, and he’s 7-8 this term with a 3.71 ERA and a 1.34 WHIP. Teheran is 9-6 in 24 starts against the Marlins in his career. Atlanta won five straight games against the marlins with Julio on the mound.

  • Toronto Blue Jays vs. Los Angeles Dodgers

The Dodgers (83-44) thrashed off the Blue Jays (52-76) 16-3 last night to open a three-game series at Dodger Stadium in Los Angeles. The Dodgers are 8-1 in their last nine outings at home and 14-5 in their last 19 games overall, while the Blue Jays are 2-4 in their last six showings on the road and 1-4 in their previous five games overall. Likewise, the Dodgers won four of their last six encounters with Toronto at home and seven of the previous eight H2H matchups overall.

The Blue Jays haven’t announced their starting pitcher yet, while their pitching staff recorded a 4.68 ERA and a 1.42 WHIP this season. On the other side, Walker Buehler will get the ball for the hosts, and he’s 10-3 this year with a 3.31 ERA and a 1.03 WHIP. Buehler is 2-0 in his four starts in the interleague matchups in a career.

  • Seattle Mariners vs. Tampa Bay Rays

The Mariners (54-73) upset the Rays (73-54) in the first two contests of a three-game set at Tropicana Field, so the hosts will try to avoid the sweep today. The Rays are 14-6 in their last 20 games overall, but they won just nine of their last 18 outings at home. The Mariners are on a four-game winning streak, but they lost ten of their last 17 games overall and 13 of their previous 20 showings on the road. Interestingly, Seattle is 14-5 in its last 19 encounters with Tampa Bay and 14-4 in the previous 18 H2H matchups at Tropicana Field. Hereof, the Rays should be highly motivated to bounce back on this one.

The Mariners haven’t announced their starter, while the Rays will send Charlie Morton to the mound. Seattle’s pitching staff is the fifth-worst in baseball with a 5.07 ERA and a 1.40 WHIP. On the other side, Morton is 13-5 this season with a 2.77 ERA and a 1.06 WHIP. He’s 5-3 in nine starts against the Mariners in his career.

END OF AUGUST 21st MLB TRENDS                                          

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(967) CLEVELAND @ (968) NY METS | 7:10 pm 8/22/2019

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