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Today's Optimizers and Datasheets

 5/18 Excel Optimizer/Datasheet

(Note: Needs Excel Version 2010 or later)

Daily Round-Up

Below we will provide you with a couple key pieces of information from each game. The starting pitchers, their stats, the total projected runs, and Vegas lines. In general, it makes sense to target teams facing weaker pitchers and in games that are expected to be higher scoring!

MIA vs. PHI

Starting Pitchers

MIA: TBD

PHI: Zack Wheeler (3-2), 2.85 ERA, 56 SO, 6.65 IP

Projections

Total: TBD

Line: TBD

TB vs. BAL

Starting Pitchers

TB: Luis Patino (1-1), 1.54 ERA, 13 SO, 2.8 IP

BAL: Matt Harvey (3-3), 4.81 ERA, 29 SO, 4.88 IP

Projections

Total: 8.5

Line: TB (-1.5)

NYM vs. ATL

Starting Pitchers

NYM: TBD

ATL: Tucker Davidson (0-0), n/a ERA, 0 SO, 3.5 IP

Projections

Total: TBD

Line: TBD

BOS vs. TOR

Starting Pitchers

BOS: Eduardo Rodriguez (5-1), 4.15 ERA, 42 SO, 5.57 IP

TOR: Hyun Jin Ryu (3-2), 2.95 ERA, 38 SO, 5.6 IP

Projections

Total: 9.5

Line: TOR (-1.5)

WAS vs. CHI C

Starting Pitchers

WAS: Patrick Corbin (2-3), 6.19 ERA, 29 SO, 5.15 IP

CHI: Zach Davies (2-2), 5.60 ERA, 22 SO, 4.38 IP

Projections

Total: 8.5

Line: WAS (-1.5)

CHI WS vs. MIN

Starting Pitchers

CHI: Lance Lynn (4-1), 1.30 ERA, 44 SO, 5.7 IP

MIN: Michael Pineda (2-2), 2.79 ERA, 39 SO, 5.45 IP

Projections

Total: 8

Line: CHI (-1.5)

PIT vs. STL

Starting Pitchers

PIT: JT Brubaker (3-2), 2.58 ERA, 41 SO, 5.44 IP

STL: John Gant (2-3), 1.83 ERA, 29 SO, 4.87 IP

Projections

Total: 7.5

Line: STL (-1.5)

NYY vs. TX

Starting Pitchers

NYY: Jameson Taillon (1-3), 5.40 ERA, 43 SO, 4.72 IP

TX: Mike Foltynewicz (1-3), 4.60 ERA, 39 SO, 5.625 IP

Projections

Total: 9.5

Line: NYY (-1.5)

MIL vs. KC

Starting Pitchers

MIL: Brandon Woodruff (2-1), 1.64 ERA, 61 SO, 6.13 IP

KC: TBD 

Projections

Total: 7

Line: MIL (-1.5)

CLE vs. LAA

Starting Pitchers

CLE: Zach Plesac (3-3), 3.56 ERA, 33 SO, 6 IP

LAA: Andrew Heaney (1-3), 4.75 ERA, 49 SO, 5.14 IP

Projections

Total: 8.5

Line: LAA (-1.5)

HOU vs. OAK

Starting Pitchers

HOU: Cristian Javier (3-1), 3.08 ERA, 44 SO, 5.42 IP

OAK: Sean Manaea (3-2), 4.40 ERA, 45 SO, 5.375 IP

Projections

Total: 8.5

Line: OAK (-1.5)

ARI vs. LAD

Starting Pitchers

ARI: TBD

LAD: Julio Urias (5-1), 3.26 ERA, 52 SO, 6.15 IP

Projections

Total: TBD

Line: TBD

COL vs. SD

Starting Pitchers

COL: Austin Gomber (2-4), 5.49 ERA, 40 SO, 4.88 IP

SD: Blake Snell (1-0), 4.19 ERA, 49 SO, 4.26 IP

Projections

Total: 7

Line: SD (-1.5)

DET vs. SEA

Starting Pitchers

DET: Spencer Turnbull (2-2), 3.91 ERA, 22 SO, 5.02 IP

SEA: Justin Dunn (1-1), 3.72 ERA, 24 SO, 4.83 IP

Projections

Total: 8

Line: SEA (-1.5)

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