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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!

MIL vs. PHI

Starting Pitchers

MIL: Eric Lauer (1-0), 0.00 ERA, 3 SO, 5 IP

PHI: Aaron Nola (2-1), 3.11 ERA, 39 SO, 6.2 IP

Projections

Total: 8

Line: PHI (-1.5)

HOU vs. NYY

Starting Pitchers

HOU: Zack Greinke (2-1), 3.44 ERA, 27 SO, 6.03 IP

NYY: Domingo German (2-2), 4.05 ERA, 19 SO, 5 IP

Projections

Total: 8.5

Line: NYY (-1.5)

ATL vs. WAS

Starting Pitchers

ATL: Huascar Ynoa (2-1), 2.96 ERA, 34 SO, 4.52 IP

WAS: Joe Ross (2-1), 4.64 ERA, 18 SO, 5.275 IP

Projections

Total: 9

Line: ATL (-1.5)

DET vs. BOS

Starting Pitchers

DET: Michael Fulmer (1-1), 3.86 ERA, 20 SO, 3 IP

BOS: Nick Pivetta (3-0), 2.81 ERA, 25 SO, 5.04 IP

Projections

Total: 9

Line: BOS (-1.5)

LAD vs. CHI C

Starting Pitchers

LAD: Trevor Bauer (3-1), 2.48 ERA, 51 SO, 5.1 IP

CHI C: Keegan Thompson (0-0), n/a ERA, 0 SO, 4.2 IP

Projections

Total: 5

Line: LAD (-1.5)

TX vs. MIN

Starting Pitchers

TX: Kyle Gibson (3-0), 2.16 ERA, 27 SO, 5.52 IP

MIN: J.A Happ (2-0), 1.96 ERA, 13 SO, 5.75 IP

Projections

Total: 8.5

Line: MIN (-1.5)

NYM vs. STL

Starting Pitchers

NYM: Jacob DeGrom (2-2), 0.51 ERA, 59 SO, 7 IP

STL: Johan Oviedo (0-0), 2.79 ERA, 11 SO, 4.6 IP

Projections

Total: 6.5

Line: NYM (-1.5)

CLE vs. KC

Starting Pitchers

CLE: Sam Hentges (1-0), 4.76 ERA, 6 SO, 1.73 IP

KC: Mike Minor (2-1), 5.26 ERA, 27 SO, 5.04 IP

Projections

Total: 9

Line: KC (-1.5)

TB vs. LAA

Starting Pitchers

TB: Shane McClanahan (0-0), 4.50 ERA, 5 SO, 4 IP

LAA: Alex Cobb (1-1), 7.16 ERA, 23 SO, 4.025 IP

Projections

Total: 8.5

Line: LAA (-1.5)

TOR vs. OAK

Starting Pitchers

TOR: Anthony Kay (0-1), 10.80 ERA, 3 SO, 3.1 IP

OAK: Cole Irvin (2-3), 3.67 ERA, 25 SO, 5.4 IP

Projections

Total: 9

Line: OAK (-1.5)

PIT vs. SD

Starting Pitchers

PIT: Mitch Keller (1-3), 8.20 ERA, 19 SO, 3.64 IP

SD: Ryan Weathers (1-0), 0.55 ERA, 16 SO, 2.68 IP

Projections

Total: 8

Line: SD (-1.5)

COL vs. SF

Starting Pitchers

COL: N/A

SF: N/A

Projections

Total: 8

Line: SF (-1.5)

BAL vs. SEA

Starting Pitchers

BAL: Jorge Lopez (1-3), 7.48 ERA, 21 SO, 4.24 IP

SEA: Justin Dunn (1-0), 3.98 ERA, 16 SO, 5.025 IP

Projections

Total: 8.5

Line: SEA (-1.5)

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