Sunday's MLB National League betting cheat sheets

Sep 28, 2013 |
Check out our quick-hitting betting notes for Sunday's National League games:

Click here for the American League betting cheat sheet.



Milwaukee Brewers at New York Mets (-101, 7)

Cold pitching stat:
Brewers right-hander Marco Estrada is 0-1 with a 14.54 ERA in five career relief appearances versus the Mets.

Hot batting stat:
Milwaukee 3B Aramis Ramirez is 4-for-14 with a homer in his career against Mets starter Jonathon Niese.

Weather:
Temperatures will be in the low-70s with sunny skies. Wind will blow from right to left field at 7 mph.

Key betting note:
Milwaukee is 9-2 in Estrada's previous 11 starts on five days' rest.


Pittsburgh Pirates at Cincinnati Reds (-135, 8)

Hot pitching stat:
Pirates starter Brandon Cumpton was excellent in his last start going seven innings allowing just three hits in a 6-0 win over the Cards back on July 30..

Cold batting stat:
Pittsburgh slugger Pedro Alvarez has just three homers in September..

Weather:
Temperatures will be in the low-70s with a 40 percent chance of rain. Wind will blow from right to left field at 6 mph.

Key betting note:
The Pirates are 1-6 in their last 7 Sunday games.


Philadelphia Phillies at Atlanta Braves (-245, 7.5)

Hot pitching stat: Braves right-hander Julio Teheran is 7-4 with a 2.82 ERA in 15 home starts.

Hot batting stat:
Phillies SS Jimmy Rollins has four hits, including a home run, in six at-bats versus Teheran.

Weather:
Temperatures will be in the mid-70s with sunny skies. Wind will blow in from right field at 4 mph.

Key betting note:
The under is 14-3 in Teheran's last 17 starts against teams with losing records.


Chicago Cubs at St. Louis Cardinals (-170, 7.5)

Cold pitching stat: The Cubs are just 1-3 in Jeff Samardzija's four September starts..

Hot batting stat:
St. Louis C Yadier Molina has nine hits in 17 all-time at-bats against Cubs starter Jeff Samardzija.

Weather:
Temperatures will be in the low-70s with sunny skies. Wind will blow in from left field at 6 mph.

Key betting note:
Chicago is 2-8 in Samardzija's last 10 starts with five days' rest.


San Diego Padres at San Francisco Giants (-111, 7.5)


Hot pitching stat: Padres right-hander Tyson Ross struck out all five San Francisco batters he faced in their previous encounter.

Cold batting stat:
San Diego hitters are a combined 4-for-22 with six strikeouts against Giants starter Guillermo Moscoso.

Weather:
Temperatures will be in the high-60s with partly cloudy skies. Wind will blow out to left field at 7 mph.

Key betting note:
The under is 10-2 in Ross' last 12 starts.


Colorado Rockies at Los Angeles Dodgers (-210, 7.5)

Cold pitching stat: Dodgers left-hander Hyun-Jin Ryu is 3-2 with a 3.98 ERA in seven afternoon starts, compared to an 11-5, 2.67 mark at night.

Cold batting stat:
Members of the Colorado roster are a collective 3-for-19 with 10 strikeouts against Ryu.

Weather:
Temperatures will be in the low-80s under sunny skies. Wind will be calm.

Key betting note:
Los Angeles is 11-1 in Ryu's previous 12 starts against teams with losing records.


Washington Nationals at Arizona Diamondbacks (-105, 8)


Cold pitching stat: Diamondbacks right-hander Wade Miley has just one victory in his last nine starts.

Hot/Cold batting stat:
Nationals OF Scott Hairston is 5-for-9 with a homer and eight RBIs lifetime against Miley.

Weather:
Temperatures will be in the mid-90s under clear skies. Wind will blow out to center field at 5 mph.

Key betting note:
The under is 5-1 in Miley's last six Sunday outings.


Interleague

Detroit Tigers at Miami Marlins (+150, 7)


Cold pitching stat: Tigers right-hander Justin Verlander is 3-6 with a 3.65 ERA in 13 starts since the All-Star break.

Cold batting stat:
Detroit batters have just three hits in 22 combined at-bats against Miami starter Henderson Alvarez.

Weather:
Temperatures will be in the high-80s with a 20 percent chance of rain. Wind will blow in from right field at 7 mph.

Key betting note:
Detroit is 22-5 in Verlander's last 27 Sunday starts.


Click here for the American League betting cheat sheet.

** Stats, weather forecasts and probable pitchers as of 9:37 a.m. ET Sunday.

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