Even the left-hander contains 168 strikeouts in 169??2/3 innings over 28 starts, averaging 8.91 strikeouts per nine innings (K/9)that he’s got a 4.94 strikeout-to-walk ratio (K/BB) and 24.5 percent of his pitches are strikes.
Opponents are hitting just .237 from Bumgarner and during 28 appearances this year he’s averaged 6.04 innings pitched and he has pitched at least seven strikeouts in two of his last three starts.
BetOnline set Madison Bumgarner’s Over/Under strikeout total at 6.5. They also offer the prop:
Madison Bumgarner will have :
5 strikeouts (-1111)
6 strikeouts (-256)
Seven strikeouts (+100)
8 strikeouts (+145)
9 strikeouts (+301)
10 strikeouts (+631)
11 strikeouts (+1287)
The current Padres roster is 30-for-155 (.194) using 35 strikeouts against Bumgarner. The Padres are hitting on .257 against left-handers using strikeouts in 978 at-bats and overall they have 60 strikeouts in 211 at-bats within their last seven matches.
Bumgarner includes a .252 Weighted On-Base Average (wOBA), he averages 8.94 strikeouts per nine innings (K/9) and problems 1.43 walks per nine innings (BB/9) at 15 home starts this season.
The projected Padres lineup has four batters using a Weighted On-Base Average (wOBA) over .340 and 2 batters using Isolated Power (ISO) over .185 but only three batters having a strikeout rate over 21 percent. I enjoy the price I am getting and Bumgarner has been a pitcher that is better at home. I will take Bumgarner to record 6.5 strikeouts in +100 tonight.
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