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Mariners at Tigers Predictions and Preview for 6/9/2021

The Seattle Mariners visit the Detroit Tigers on 6/9/2021 at 7:10PM.

The Mariners and the Tigers face off in an regular season game. The Mariners have a record of 30-32 this season. The Tigers are 25-35 this season.

Starting Pitcher and Lineup for the Seattle Mariners

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Chris Flexen is 5-3 this season with an ERA of 4.7 in 53.2 innings pitched across 10 starts. He has a WHIP of 1.42 and yields an opponent Batting Average of 0.301. Chris Flexen’s pitching repertoire includes:

  • A Fastball that is on average 92.4 mph.
  • A Slider that is on average 89.1 mph.
  • A Curveball that is on average 76.4 mph.
  • A Changeup that is on average 82.7 mph.

Here is a breakdown of the type of contacted balls Chris Flexen has attracted this season:

  • Ground Ball Rate: 47.0%
  • Fly Ball Rate: 32.8%
  • Line Drive Rate: 20.2%

He has attracted the following types of contact velocities:

  • Soft Hit Ball Rate: 15.3%
  • Medium Hit Ball Rate: 52.5%
  • Hard Hit Ball Rate: 32.2%

Jake Fraley

Jake Fraley has hit 2 Home Runs, drove in 9 runs, and sports a .233 batting average this season. He also has scored 7 runs this season and stolen 2 bases.

He is considered a very good hitter according to OPS. 1.011 is his OPS this season, can it go higher?Jake Fraley would be considered a power hitter this season, although he is not one of the top pure power hitters.

He is very well known for his ability to draw walks with a 34.0% walk rate. He has a K Rate of 21.3% this season, which is a bit lower than your average MLB hitter. Getting on base is not an issue for Jake Fraley this season.

Breaking down the types of contacted balls Jake Fraley put into play this season:

  • Ground Ball Rate: 35.0%
  • Fly Ball Rate: 35.0%
  • Line Drive Rate: 30.0%

Now here is a breakdown of the velocity of the balls he put into play:

  • Soft Hit Ball Rate: 35.0%
  • Medium Hit Ball Rate: 40.0%
  • Hard Hit Ball Rate: 25.0%


Mitch Haniger

Mitch Haniger has hit 14 Home Runs, drove in 38 runs, and sports a .255 batting average this season. He also has scored 39 runs this season and stolen 0 bases.

He has an OPS that is above-average. Mitch Haniger would be considered a power hitter this season, although he is not one of the top pure power hitters.

He is below average with his 6.7% walk rate, drawing walks may not necessarily be that important or the opportunity may not arise as much. He has a K Rate of 23.9% this season, which is a bit lower than your average MLB hitter. This season, he has been an above-average player at getting on base.

Breaking down the types of contacted balls Mitch Haniger put into play this season:

  • Ground Ball Rate: 46.3%
  • Fly Ball Rate: 39.0%
  • Line Drive Rate: 14.7%

Now here is a breakdown of the velocity of the balls he put into play:

  • Soft Hit Ball Rate: 20.3%
  • Medium Hit Ball Rate: 44.6%
  • Hard Hit Ball Rate: 35.0%


J.P. Crawford

J.P. Crawford has hit 3 Home Runs, drove in 21 runs, and sports a .273 batting average this season. He also has scored 26 runs this season and stolen 2 bases.

He has an OPS that is above-average. He is not considered a power hitter this season, but this could change.

He is an above average hitter when came to his ability to draw walks with a 8.6% walk rate. He has a K Rate of 16.8% this season, which is a bit lower than your average MLB hitter. This season, he has been an above-average player at getting on base.

Breaking down the types of contacted balls J.P. Crawford put into play this season:

  • Ground Ball Rate: 45.6%
  • Fly Ball Rate: 32.0%
  • Line Drive Rate: 22.5%

Now here is a breakdown of the velocity of the balls he put into play:

  • Soft Hit Ball Rate: 22.1%
  • Medium Hit Ball Rate: 57.0%
  • Hard Hit Ball Rate: 20.9%


Ty France

Ty France has hit 3 Home Runs, drove in 21 runs, and sports a .245 batting average this season. He also has scored 25 runs this season and stolen 0 bases.

He has an OPS that is above-average. He is not considered a power hitter this season, but this could change.

He is an above average hitter when came to his ability to draw walks with a 8.4% walk rate. He has a K Rate of 18.6% this season, which is a bit lower than your average MLB hitter. This season, he has been an above-average player at getting on base.

Breaking down the types of contacted balls Ty France put into play this season:

  • Ground Ball Rate: 43.0%
  • Fly Ball Rate: 34.2%
  • Line Drive Rate: 22.8%

Now here is a breakdown of the velocity of the balls he put into play:

  • Soft Hit Ball Rate: 16.1%
  • Medium Hit Ball Rate: 53.7%
  • Hard Hit Ball Rate: 30.2%


Starting Pitcher and Lineup for the Detroit Tigers

Casey Mize is 3-4 this season with an ERA of 3.34 in 64.2 innings pitched across 11 starts. He has a WHIP of 1.07 and yields an opponent Batting Average of 0.209. Casey Mize’s pitching repertoire includes:

  • A Fastball that is on average 94.1 mph.
  • A Cutter that is on average 87.1 mph.
  • A Curveball that is on average 82.1 mph.
  • A Splitter that is on average 87.1 mph.

Casey Mize has shown a penchant for forcing hitters to hit ground balls. In fact, 50.6% of balls in play were on the ground. Does this mean he is attracting soft contact though? Those ground balls are getting up the middle and through the 5 1/2 hole for hits, but his infield is also putting in work to getting to the balls too.

Robbie Grossman

Robbie Grossman has hit 6 Home Runs, drove in 25 runs, and sports a .233 batting average this season. He also has scored 29 runs this season and stolen 8 bases.

He has an OPS that is above-average. He hits with above-average power and it must be respected.

His ability to draw walks is quite good. He is a selective hitter sporting a 15.1% walk rate. He has a K Rate of 23.8% this season, which is a bit lower than your average MLB hitter. This season, he has been an above-average player at getting on base.

Breaking down the types of contacted balls Robbie Grossman put into play this season:

  • Ground Ball Rate: 29.1%
  • Fly Ball Rate: 48.3%
  • Line Drive Rate: 22.5%

Now here is a breakdown of the velocity of the balls he put into play:

  • Soft Hit Ball Rate: 15.9%
  • Medium Hit Ball Rate: 57.0%
  • Hard Hit Ball Rate: 27.2%


Jonathan Schoop

Jonathan Schoop has hit 9 Home Runs, drove in 27 runs, and sports a .257 batting average this season. He also has scored 23 runs this season and stolen 0 bases.

He has an OPS that is above-average. He hits with above-average power and it must be respected.

He is below average with his 6.4% walk rate, drawing walks may not necessarily be that important or the opportunity may not arise as much. He has a K Rate of 22.7% this season, which is a bit lower than your average MLB hitter. This season, he has been an above-average player at getting on base.

Breaking down the types of contacted balls Jonathan Schoop put into play this season:

  • Ground Ball Rate: 51.5%
  • Fly Ball Rate: 30.7%
  • Line Drive Rate: 17.8%

Now here is a breakdown of the velocity of the balls he put into play:

  • Soft Hit Ball Rate: 23.9%
  • Medium Hit Ball Rate: 47.2%
  • Hard Hit Ball Rate: 28.8%


Harold Castro

Harold Castro has hit 0 Home Runs, drove in 11 runs, and sports a .306 batting average this season. He also has scored 6 runs this season and stolen 0 bases.

He has an OPS that is above-average. He would not be classified as a power hitter this season.

He is below average with his 6.6% walk rate, drawing walks may not necessarily be that important or the opportunity may not arise as much. He has a K Rate of 18.9% this season, which is a bit lower than your average MLB hitter. This season, he has been an above-average player at getting on base.

Breaking down the types of contacted balls Harold Castro put into play this season:

  • Ground Ball Rate: 44.2%
  • Fly Ball Rate: 16.9%
  • Line Drive Rate: 39.0%

Now here is a breakdown of the velocity of the balls he put into play:

  • Soft Hit Ball Rate: 13.9%
  • Medium Hit Ball Rate: 58.2%
  • Hard Hit Ball Rate: 27.8%


Derek Hill

Derek Hill has hit 0 Home Runs, drove in 1 runs, and sports a .250 batting average this season. He also has scored 2 runs this season and stolen 3 bases.

A below-average OPS of .607 has been disappointing thus far for Derek Hill. He would not be classified as a power hitter this season.

His ability to draw walks is quite good. He is a selective hitter sporting a 14.3% walk rate. He has a K Rate of 21.4% this season, which is a bit lower than your average MLB hitter. This season, he has been an above-average player at getting on base.

Breaking down the types of contacted balls Derek Hill put into play this season:

  • Ground Ball Rate: 44.4%
  • Fly Ball Rate: 33.3%
  • Line Drive Rate: 22.2%

Now here is a breakdown of the velocity of the balls he put into play:

  • Soft Hit Ball Rate: 33.3%
  • Medium Hit Ball Rate: 22.2%
  • Hard Hit Ball Rate: 44.4%


Willi Castro

Willi Castro has hit 4 Home Runs, drove in 19 runs, and sports a .224 batting average this season. He also has scored 21 runs this season and stolen 2 bases.

He has an OPS that is above-average. He is not considered a power hitter this season, but this could change.

He is below average with his 5.9% walk rate, drawing walks may not necessarily be that important or the opportunity may not arise as much. Striking out a bit more than your average hitter with a K Rate of 27.1%, it is not ideal, but… still a weakness. This season, he has been an above-average player at getting on base.

Breaking down the types of contacted balls Willi Castro put into play this season:

  • Ground Ball Rate: 41.2%
  • Fly Ball Rate: 37.0%
  • Line Drive Rate: 21.8%

Now here is a breakdown of the velocity of the balls he put into play:

  • Soft Hit Ball Rate: 24.0%
  • Medium Hit Ball Rate: 55.4%
  • Hard Hit Ball Rate: 20.7%


Seattle Mariners vs. Detroit Tigers Prediction, Picks, and Odds


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