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HOUSTON ASTROSPITTSBURGH PIRATES
65-83May 18, 7:05 PM | Grass of PNC Park78-70
 
RECENT FORM
TEAMRECORDMONEYvsLHPvsRHP
HOU66-83$61820-2446-59
PIT79-70$11917-1362-57
TEAMFAVEDOGOURUN DIFF
HOU11-955-7466-77-6-0.60
PIT56-3223-3871-70-80.23

SMART CHART
HOU TEAM PIT
3.93 RUNS4.26
4.57 RUNS AGNST4.04
-0.64 DIFF0.22
$474MONEY $19
4.27 TEAM ERA3.63
8.07 OFF HITS8.89
3.09 OFF WALKS3.27
8.82OFF Ks 7.65
9.00 DEF HITS8.42
3.01DEF WALKS 3.11
7.06DEF Ks 7.51
UPDATED ODDS
DateTeamsOpening5Dimes.euOddsShark.comBETONLINE.agSportsBetting.agBOVADA
05/18/2013Houston7½u-1257½u-1107½u-1257½o-1057½o-1057½o-110
7:05 PMPittsburgh-240-260-240-265-265-270
PITCHER LAST 3 STARTS
ERIK BEDARD (L) ERA: 5.08 W/L: 4-6
DATEOPPW/LSCOREOUIP$
07/03/2014DETL1-8O2-100
06/28/2014BALW5-4O7131
06/22/2014HOUW5-2U5⅓100
AJ BURNETT (R) ERA: 4.34 W/L: 8-16
DATEOPPW/LSCOREOUIP$
09/11/2014PITL1-4U6-100
09/06/2014WSHW3-1U7159
08/31/2014NYML5-6O6-107
BULLPENS
Houston Astros's relievers have pitched 10 innings in the last 3 games.Pittsburgh Pirates's relievers have pitched 9⅔ innings in the last 3 games.
INJURIES
HOUSTON ASTROS
PLAYERPOSDESCRIPTION
Matt AlbersP60-Day Disabled List
Jose CisneroP60-Day Disabled List
Jesse CrainP60-Day Disabled List
Brad PeacockPDay-to-Day (back)
Chad QuallsPOut Indefinitely (hip)
George SpringerOF15-Day Disabled List
Josh ZeidP60-Day Disabled List
PITTSBURGH PIRATES
PLAYERPOSDESCRIPTION
Pedro Alvarez3BOut For Season (foot)
Charlie MortonP15-Day Disabled List

BETTING TRENDS
HOUSTON ASTROS
No trends to report
PITTSBURGH PIRATES
No trends to report
HEAD TO HEAD DETAIL
DATEDAYAWAYRUNSHOMERUNSWINHOME
LINE
TOTALOUAWAY
STARTER
HOME
STARTER
05/17/2013FriHOU4PIT5PIT-186OJ LylesJ Gomez
09/23/2012SunPIT8HOU1PIT127OA BurnettJ Lyles
09/22/2012SatPIT1HOU4HOU119UK CorreiaD Keuchel
09/21/2012FriPIT1HOU7HOU-104UJ LockeEd Gonzalez
09/05/2012WedHOU3PIT6PIT-192OF AbadK Correia
09/04/2012TueHOU2PIT6PIT-210OJ LylesWandy Rodriguez
09/03/2012MonHOU5PIT1HOU-190UEd GonzalezJ Locke
07/29/2012SunPIT5HOU9HOU127OJ McDonaldL Harrell
07/28/2012SatPIT4HOU3PIT174UWandy RodriguezA Galarraga
07/27/2012FriPIT6HOU5PIT1478OJ KarstensJ Lyles

PITCHER RECENT STARTS VS OPPONENT
ERIK BEDARD VS. PITTSBURGH PIRATES
DATERUNSWINNERINNINGS PITCHEDHITSRUNSEARNED RUNSWALKSKSDECISION
05/18/20134-2HOU672203ND
AJ BURNETT VS. HOUSTON ASTROS
DATERUNSWINNERINNINGS PITCHEDHITSRUNSEARNED RUNSWALKSKSDECISION
05/18/20134-2HOU751147ND
09/23/20128-1PIT8411111W
07/26/20125-3PIT7⅓42215W
07/03/20128-7PIT5126625ND
05/13/20123-2PIT862204ND
TEAMS LAST 5 GAMES
HOUSTON ASTROS
DATEDAYRUNSOPPRUNSRESULTMONEY
LINE
TOTALSTARTERIPOPP
STARTER
05/17/2013Fri4at PIT5L-186J Lyles5J Gomez
05/15/2013Wed7at DET5W-3609D Keuchel5⅔M Scherzer
05/14/2013Tue2at DET6L-290L Harrell5D Fister
05/13/2013Mon2at DET7L-3108B Norris5A Sanchez
05/12/2013Sun7TEX12L1309J Lyles4N Tepesch
PITTSBURGH PIRATES
DATEDAYRUNSOPPRUNSRESULTMONEY
LINE
TOTALSTARTERIPOPP
STARTER
05/17/2013Fri5HOU4W-186J Gomez4⅔J Lyles
05/16/2013Thu7MIL1W-151F Liriano5⅔H Burgos
05/15/2013Wed3MIL1W-1128Wandy Rodriguez7Y Gallardo
05/14/2013Tue4MIL3W114J Locke6K Lohse
05/13/2013Mon1MIL5L-1497A Burnett7M Estrada
SUPERGRID
 RANK RANK
Houston's Overall Scoring vs Pittsburgh's Overall Defense3.9114.09
Houston's Away Scoring vs Pittsburgh's Home Defense4.0133.98
Houston's Road ERA vs Pittsburgh's Home ERA Allowed4.3124.33
Pittsburgh's Overall Scoring vs Houston's Overall Defense4.334.612
Pittsburgh's Home Scoring vs Houston's Road Defense4.444.614
Pittsburgh's Home ERA vs Houston's Road ERA Allowed3.483.613
TEAM WEATHER AND NEWS
HOUSTON
Houston Chronicle
PITTSBURGH
Pittsburgh Tribune
TOP 3/BOTTOM 3
ASTROS
Astros are second lowest scoring team in the league at 3.8 runs per game.
Astros trail the league in hits with 8.1 per game.
Astros strike out more than any team in the league with 9.5 per game.
Astros are the easiest team to score on in the league, giving up 5.2 runs per game.
Astros are second worst in the league in giving up hits, allowing 9.4 per game.
Astros give up the most free passes in the league allowing 3.8 per game.
Astros strike out the second least opponents in the league with 6.7 per game.
PIRATES
Pirates are third worst in the league in times striking out with 8.2 per game.
Pirates have the second stingiest defence in the league at 3.6 runs per game.
Pirates are second best in the league in giving up hits, allowing 8.0 per game.
Pirates are third in the league in striking out opponents with 7.8 per game.

TEAM VS DIVISION OR CONFERENCE
HOUSTON ASTROSSUHOMEAWAYFAVEDOGOUvsLHPvsRHP
Overall66-8335-3931-4411-955-7466-77-620-2446-59
vs Div33-3718-1715-204-329-3434-31-59-1224-25
Last 106-41-05-40-06-41-8-12-24-2
vs AL62-7032-3230-389-653-6460-66-618-2044-50
vs NL4-133-71-62-32-106-112-42-9
PITTSBURGH PIRATESSUHOMEAWAYFAVEDOGOUvsLHPvsRHP
Overall79-7046-2933-4156-3223-3871-70-817-1362-57
vs Div33-3719-1714-2021-1512-2232-34-47-326-34
Last 108-22-16-18-20-06-44-14-1
vs AL8-95-23-75-23-710-71-17-8
vs NL71-6141-2730-3451-3020-3161-63-816-1255-49

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