Philadelphia Phillies vs Houston Astros Matchup Preview - October 28th, 2022
Philadelphia Phillies Insights
Aaron Nola's fastball spin rate has increased 104 rpm this season (2302 rpm) over where it was last season (2198 rpm).
Jean Segura is an extreme groundball batter and matches up with the strong infield defense of Houston (#2-best of the day).
Houston Astros Insights
Justin Verlander has been given an above-average leash this year, throwing 5.0 more adjusted pitches-per-game than the average hurler.
Trey Mancini has primarily hit in the top-half of the lineup this season (72% of the time), but he is penciled in 7th on the lineup card in this matchup.
Chas McCormick has a 99th percentile opposite-field rate on his flyballs (41.9%) and will be challenged by the game's 10th-deepest RF fences today.
The Houston Astros have hit the 1st Five Innings (F5) Run Line in 105 of their last 169 games (+28.50 Units / 13% ROI)
The Philadelphia Phillies have hit the Team Total Under in 39 of their last 56 away games (+21.08 Units / 33% ROI)
Kyle Schwarber has hit the Singles Under in 32 of his last 43 away games (+11.15 Units / 13% ROI)