— Locke is 2-0, 2.25 in his last three starts.
— Corbin is 3-0, 1.57 in his last five starts. Hamels is 1-2, 2.35 in his last five outings.
— Guthrie is 4-0, 2.40 in six starts this season. FGarcia allowed two runs in 6.2 IP in his first start for Baltimore.
— Correia is 3-1, 2.67 in his last four starts.
— Vargas is 1-1, 1.88 in his last three starts. Harrell is 3-1, 4.08 in his last five starts.
— Detroit is 5-1 when Fister starts (4-0, 3.38). Haren is 2-0, 1.93 in his last couple starts.
— Gee is 2-3, 7.40 in his last five starts.
— Teheran has a 5.93 RA in five starts, but Atlanta won all five, scoring total of 25 runs. Vogelsong is 1-2, 7.71 in six starts this season.
— Kazmir is 1-1, 6.28 in three starts for Cleveland. Colon is 0-1, 6.17 in his last couple starts.
— Lackey is 1-2, 3.52 in three starts this season.
— Dickey is 0-3, 6.63 in his last three starts. Price is 1-1, 6.51 in his last four starts.
— Sabathia is 1-2, 4.95 in his last three starts. Francis is 0-1, 8.85 in his last four starts.
Starting Pitchers/First Inning
You can wager on whether teams will score in first inning. Below is how often a starting pitcher has allowed 1+ runs in first inning in one of his starts……..
— Locke 2-6; Gee 1-6
— Hamels 2-7; Corbin 1-6
— Teheran 3-5; Vogelsong 3-6
— Colon 1-6; Kazmir 0-3
— Guthrie 1-6; Garcia 0-1
— Correia 2-6; Lackey 2-3
— Dickey 2-7; Price 3-7
— Vargas 0-6; Harrell 1-7
— Sabathia 3-7; Francis 3-6
— Fister 0-6; Haren 0-6
— Nine of last twelve Pittsburgh games went over the total.
— Ten of last fourteen Philly road games stayed under the total.
— Ten of last thirteen Atlanta games went over the total.
— Over is 5-2-1 in last eight Haren starts.
— Six of last eight Colorado games went over the total.
— Three of last four Cleveland games stayed under total.
— Four of last five Kansas City games stayed under total.
— Over is 6-2-1 in the last nine games at Fenway Park.
— Last ten Tampa Bay games went over the total.
— Six of Angels’ last nine games went over the total.
— Arizona won four of its last five games.
— Giants won eleven of their last fifteen home games.
— Detroit won nine of its last eleven games. Nationals won five of last six.
— Indians won nine of their last ten games.
— Red Sox won six of their last eight home games.
— Baltimore won seven of its last nine home games.
— Toronto won three of its last four games.
— Pirates lost three of their last four games. Mets lost seven of their last 11.
— Phillies lost eight of their last twelve games.
— Braves lost nine of their last thirteen games.
— Bronx lost three of its last five games. Colorado lost six of its last nine home games.
— Oakland lost nine of its last twelve road games.
— Royals lost their last three games, scoring seven runs.
— Tampa Bay lost five of its last eight games.
— Twins are 5-9 in their last fourteen road games.
— Houston lost six of its last eight games, but won last two. Angels lost nine of their last eleven games.
Here are the umpires we know for Thursday……..
— A’s-Clev– Home team won five of last six Nauert games.
— KC-Balt– 11 of last 15 Bucknor games went over the total.
— Min-Bos– Home teams won 26 of last 34 Barksdale games.
— Tor-TB– Six of last eight TWelke games went over the total.
— LAA-Hst– Six of last eight Johnson games went over total.
— Det-Wsh– Nine of last eleven Layne games went over the total.
— NYY-Colo– Under is 7-2-1 in last ten Cuzzi games.