Updated: Jul 5
1905 - In the afternoon game of a doubleheader, Philadelphia's Rube Waddell bests Cy Young in a 20-inning marathon as the Athletics down Boston 4-2. A's catcher Ossee Schreckengost works twenty-eught innings in one day, a Major League record.
Colorado Rockies (35-44) AT Los Angeles Dodgers (49-29)
Rockies LHP Kyle Freeland (4-5, 4.31 ERA) makes his 16th start. He has a 1.38 WHIP, 2.7 BB/9 and 6.1 K/9 through 85 2/3 IP. Dodgers LHP Julio Urias (6-6, 2.64 ERA) makes his 16th start. He has a 1.03 WHIP, 2.2 BB/9 and 8.4 K/9 through 81 2/3 IP.
TAKE: ROCKIES +240 LOSS 3-5
Toronto Blue Jays (44-36) AT Oakland Athletics (26-55)
Blue Jays RHP Alek Manoah (9-2, 2.09 ERA) makes his 16th start. He has a 0.96 WHIP, 1.8 BB/9 and 8.1 K/9 through 94 2/3 IP. A's LHP Cole Irvin (2-6, 3.58 ERA) makes his 14th start. He has a 1.22 WHIP, 2.2 BB/9 and 6.2 K/9 through 75 1/3 IP. This will be a good game, pitching is excellent on both sides I expect a 1-run game
TAKE: A's +200 WIN 5-1
St. Louis Cardinals (44-37) at Atlanta Braves (46-34)
Cardinals Dakota Hudson (6-4 with a 3.83 ERA and 44 strikeouts in 80 innings pitched) gets the start for his 16th of the season. In his last appearance on Tuesday, the righty went 5 2/3 innings against the Miami Marlins, allowing three earned runs while surrendering six hits. The 27-year-old has a 3.83 ERA and 5.0 strikeouts per nine innings in 15 games this season, while allowing a batting average of .252 to opposing batters. Hudson is looking to pick up his sixth quality start of the year. Hudson will try to collect his 10th matchup of five or more innings pitched this season. He’s averaging 5.1 innings per appearance. The Braves will send Kyle Wright (9-4) to the mound for his 16th start this season. The right-hander’s last start was on Wednesday, when he tossed 7 2/3 innings while giving up one earned run on three hits in a matchup with the Philadelphia Phillies. The 26-year-old has pitched to a 3.03 ERA this season with 9.4 strikeouts per nine innings compared to 2.9 walks per nine across 15 games. In 15 starts this season, he’s earned a quality start in 10 of them. Wright will look to finish five or more innings for the 10th start in a row. The Braves have been a streak team..win 3-in-row or more then lose 3 or more in a row, right now their losing!
TAKE: CARDINALS +145 LOSS 3-6
Three team parlay
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