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HOUSTON ASTROSPITTSBURGH PIRATES
58-79May 19, 1:35 PM | Grass of PNC Park71-64
 
RECENT FORM
TEAMRECORDMONEYvsLHPvsRHP
HOU58-79-$19617-2241-57
PIT71-64$10013-1258-52
TEAMFAVEDOGOURUN DIFF
HOU10-948-7064-68-5-0.69
PIT48-2923-3563-64-80.10

SMART CHART
HOU TEAM PIT
3.96 RUNS4.22
4.66 RUNS AGNST4.11
-0.69 DIFF0.11
-$196 MONEY$100
4.35 TEAM ERA3.70
8.07 OFF HITS8.76
3.05 OFF WALKS3.30
8.74OFF Ks 7.65
9.14 DEF HITS8.55
3.08DEF WALKS 3.11
7.02DEF Ks 7.27
UPDATED ODDS
DateTeamsOpening5Dimes.euOddsShark.comBETONLINE.agSportsBetting.agBOVADA
05/19/2013Houston9o-1058½u-1109o-1058½o-1058½o-1058½o-105
1:35 PMPittsburgh-174-173-174-170-170-175
PITCHER LAST 3 STARTS
LUCAS HARRELL (R) ERA: 9.49 W/L: 0-3
DATEOPPW/LSCOREOUIP$
04/15/2014KCL2-4U5-100
04/09/2014TORL3-7O4⅓-100
04/04/2014LAAL1-11O3-100
JEFF LOCKE (L) ERA: 3.52 W/L: 6-3
DATEOPPW/LSCOREOUIP$
08/27/2014STLW3-1U7⅓100
08/22/2014MILW8-3O6133
08/16/2014WSHL3-4P5⅔-100
BULLPENS
Houston Astros's relievers have pitched 12 innings in the last 3 games.Pittsburgh Pirates's relievers have pitched 11⅔ 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
Darin DownsP15-Day Disabled List
Marwin GonzalezSSDay-to-Day (hamstring)
Alex PresleyOF15-Day Disabled List
George SpringerOF15-Day Disabled List
Josh ZeidP15-Day Disabled List
PITTSBURGH PIRATES
PLAYERPOSDESCRIPTION
Pedro Alvarez3BDay-to-Day (foot)
Charlie MortonP15-Day Disabled List
Stolmy PimentelP15-Day Disabled List
Travis SniderOFDay-to-Day (hamstring)

BETTING TRENDS
HOUSTON ASTROS
No trends to report
PITTSBURGH PIRATES
No trends to report
HEAD TO HEAD DETAIL
DATEDAYAWAYRUNSHOMERUNSWINHOME
LINE
TOTALOUAWAY
STARTER
HOME
STARTER
05/18/2013SatHOU4PIT2HOU-260UE BedardA Burnett
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

PITCHER RECENT STARTS VS OPPONENT
LUCAS HARRELL VS. PITTSBURGH PIRATES
DATERUNSWINNERINNINGS PITCHEDHITSRUNSEARNED RUNSWALKSKSDECISION
05/19/20131-0PIT741113L
07/29/20129-5HOU5⅔52235W
07/03/20128-7PIT595509ND
JEFF LOCKE VS. HOUSTON ASTROS
DATERUNSWINNERINNINGS PITCHEDHITSRUNSEARNED RUNSWALKSKSDECISION
05/19/20131-0PIT730024W
09/21/20127-1HOU533338L
09/03/20125-1HOU575516L
TEAMS LAST 5 GAMES
HOUSTON ASTROS
DATEDAYRUNSOPPRUNSRESULTMONEY
LINE
TOTALSTARTERIPOPP
STARTER
05/18/2013Sat4at PIT2W-260E Bedard6A Burnett
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
PITTSBURGH PIRATES
DATEDAYRUNSOPPRUNSRESULTMONEY
LINE
TOTALSTARTERIPOPP
STARTER
05/18/2013Sat2HOU4L-260A Burnett7E Bedard
05/17/2013Fri5HOU4W-186J Gomez4⅔J Lyles
05/16/2013Thu7MIL1W-151F Liriano5⅔H Burgos
05/15/2013Wed3MIL1W-1128Wandy Rodriguez7Y Gallardo
05/14/2013Tue4MIL3W114J Locke6K Lohse
SUPERGRID
 RANK RANK
Houston's Overall Scoring vs Pittsburgh's Overall Defense4.0134.110
Houston's Away Scoring vs Pittsburgh's Home Defense4.1133.99
Houston's Road ERA vs Pittsburgh's Home ERA Allowed4.4134.32
Pittsburgh's Overall Scoring vs Houston's Overall Defense4.244.712
Pittsburgh's Home Scoring vs Houston's Road Defense4.434.615
Pittsburgh's Home ERA vs Houston's Road ERA Allowed3.493.713
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
Overall58-7932-3926-4010-948-7064-68-517-2241-57
vs Div25-3315-1710-163-322-3032-22-46-1019-23
Last 104-63-31-32-12-52-7-11-13-5
vs AL54-6629-3225-348-646-6058-57-515-1839-48
vs NL4-133-71-62-32-106-112-42-9
PITTSBURGH PIRATESSUHOMEAWAYFAVEDOGOUvsLHPvsRHP
Overall71-6444-2727-3748-2923-3563-64-813-1258-52
vs Div28-3217-1511-1716-1312-1926-30-43-225-30
Last 107-35-22-15-22-13-71-06-3
vs AL8-95-23-75-23-710-71-17-8
vs NL63-5539-2524-3043-2720-2853-57-812-1151-44

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