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 5/21 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!

BAL vs. WAS

Starting Pitchers

BAL: Jorge Lopez (1-4), 6.35 ERA, 34 SO, 4.25 IP

WAS: Stephen Strasburg (0-1), 6.30 ERA, 11 SO, 5 IP

Projections

Total: 8.5

Line: WAS (-1.5)

CHI WS vs. NYY

Starting Pitchers

CHI: Carlos Rodon (5-1), 1.47 ERA, 49 SO, 6.03 IP

NYY: Jordan Montgomery (2-1), 4.75 ERA, 41 SO, 5.15 IP

Projections

Total: 9

Line: CHI (-1.5)

BOS vs. PHI

Starting Pitchers

BOS: Martin Perez (1-2), 3.40 ERA, 37 SO, 4.9 IP

PHI: Aaron Nola (3-3), 3.64 ERA, 61 SO, 6.01 IP

Projections

Total: 8

Line: PHI (-1.5)

MIN vs. CLE

Starting Pitchers

MIN: TBD

CLE: Triston McKenzie (1-2), 5.79 ERA, 40 SO, 4 IP

Projections

Total: 8.5

Line: CLE (-1.5)

NYM vs. MIA

Starting Pitchers

NYM: TBD

MIA: Jordan Holloway (1-2), 2.70 ERA, 13 SO, 2.31 IP

Projections

Total: TBD

Line: TBD

MIL vs. CIN

Starting Pitchers

MIL: Adrian Houser (3-4), 3.63 ERA, 34 SO, 4.9 IP

CIN: Jeff Hoffman (2-3), 4.67 ERA, 32 SO, 4.275 IP

Projections

Total: 9

Line: MIL (-1.5)

PIT vs. ATL

Starting Pitchers

PIT: Tyler Anderson (3-3), 3.50 ERA, 44 SO, 5.76 IP

ATL: Ian Anderson (3-1), 3.20 ERA, 47 SO, 5.625 IP

Projections

Total: 8.5

Line: ATL (-1.5)

TB vs. TOR

Starting Pitchers

TB: Tyler Glasnow (4-2), 2.35 ERA, 85 SO, 6.34 IP

TOR: Anthony Kay (0-2), 7.24 ERA, 16 SO, 3.3 IP

Projections

Total: TBD

Line: TBD

HOU vs. TX

Starting Pitchers

HOU: Tyler Ivey (0-0), n/a ERA, 0 SO, 3.2 IP

TX: Jyle Gibson (3-0), 2.32 ERA, 44 SO, 6.011 IP

Projections

Total: 9

Line: HOU (-1.5)

DET vs. KC

Starting Pitchers

DET: Jose Urena (1-4), 4.22 ERA, 32 SO, 5.275 IP

KC: Mike Minor (3-2), 5.02 ERA, 44 SO, 5.375 IP

Projections

Total: 9

Line: KC (-1.5)

CHI C vs. STL 

Starting Pitchers

CHI: Kyle Hendricks (3-4), 5.27 ERA, 38 SO, 5.275 IP

STL: Carlos Martinez (3-4), 4.35 ERA, 22 SO, 5.875 IP

Projections

Total: 7.5

Line: CHI (-1.5)

ARI vs. COL

Starting Pitchers

ARI: Seth Frankoff (0-0), 3.86 ERA, 4 SO, 4.2 IP

COL: German Marquez (2-4), 5.56 ERA, 48 SO, 5.011 IP

Projections

Total: TBD

Line: TBD

OAK vs. LAA

Starting Pitchers

OAK: James Kaprielian (1-0), 1.80 ERA, 6 SO, 5 IP

LAA: Jose Quintana (0-3), 8.53 ERA, 41 SO, 3.58 IP

Projections

Total: 9

Line: OAK (-1.5)

LAD vs. SF

Starting Pitchers

LAD: Trevor Bauer (4-2), 2.20 ERA, 77 SO, 6.34 IP

SF: Alex Wood (5-0), 1.75 ERA, 35 SO, 6 IP

Projections

Total: 7

Line: LAD (-1.5)

SEA vs. SD

Starting Pitchers

SEA: Chris Flexen (4-1), 3.46 ERA, 23 SO, 5.575 IP

SD: Chris Paddack (1-3), 4.45 ERA, 28 SO, 4.3 IP

Projections

Total: 7.5

Line: SD (-1.5)

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