GAME PREVIEW
CAPPERTEK << Back to Game Previews / Recaps
MLB Game Preview: Pittsburgh Pirates vs. Cleveland Indians - 9/27/2020 - 3:10 PM EST
Posted: Sunday, September 27, 2020 by CapperTekSEO
FINAL
9/27/2020 3:10 PM ET (23 DAYS AGO) MONEYLINE SPREAD TOTAL
Pittsburgh Pirates[6]
+147
+1.5 (-135)
Over 8 (-109)
Cleveland Indians[8]
-160
-1.5 (+122)
Under 8 (-103)
6 PICKS AVAILABLE
VIEW ALL PICKS

MLB Game Preview: Pittsburgh Pirates vs. Cleveland Indians - Date: 9/27/2020 Indians eye second place in division in taking on PiratesThe Cleveland Indians were sprinting at top speed before enduring an unexpected misstep with the regular-season finish line in reach.The Indians (34-25) will try to regain their footing on Sunday afternoon when they conclude the 60-game truncated season by hosting the majors-worst Pittsburgh Pirates (19-40).What's at stake for Cleveland after its six-game winning streak came to a halt following an 8-0 setback on Saturday?Well, the American League Central title is no longer in play for the Indians, but they can capture second place in the division with a win on Sunday and a loss by the Chicago White Sox to the Cubs.The division rivals would have identical records, but Cleveland would get the nod based on its 8-2 mark versus Chicago in the season series and host the No. 5 overall seed on Tuesday.Should they remain behind the White Sox after Sunday, they would be locked into the seventh seed and will hit the road to face the owner of the No. 2 overall seed.Got all that? Good."Who knows if we have to leave or stay at home?" Indians interim manager Sandy Alomar Jr. said. "Wake me up when you know because we'll be in a hotel either way. Our (travel director) has the toughest job on the team. We're just trying to focus on winning the game." Cleveland has its rotation set for its initial playoff series, with ace Shane Bieber, Carlos Carrasco and Zach Plesac in line to take the mound.So with that in mind, right-hander Cal Quantrill (2-0, 2.17 ERA) will open a bullpen game for the Indians on Sunday. Top Rated Sports Handicappers. The 25-year-old has allowed just two hits and struck out six over seven scoreless innings in his last three appearances."We don't know how long he is going to go for because we don't want him to throw that many pitches. We only have (one) day off after that," Alomar said. "... We'll get most of our relievers a work day, and (Adam) Plutko will pick up the rest, I guess." Quantrill is 0-1 with a 6.43 ERA in two career appearances (one start) versus the Pirates. He would be wise to keep a keen eye on rookie Ke'Bryan Hayes, who went 5-for-5 with three doubles on Saturday."I was thinking, I hadn't had five hits in a game since the first week or two of low A-ball," Hayes said. "This is really special for me." Hayes, 23, is batting a robust .370 (30 for 81) since making his major league debut on Sept. 1.Pittsburgh right-hander JT Brubaker (1-3, 4.46 ERA) will get the nod in the finale.Brubaker has dropped back-to-back, hard-luck setbacks. Basketball Predictions. The 26-year-old answered a one-run effort over 5 1/3 innings in a 1-0 loss at Cincinnati on Sept. 16 by surrendering two runs and striking out nine in 6 2/3 frames of a 5-0 defeat to the Cubs five days later.Brubaker has yielded three runs or fewer in nine of his 10 appearances this season. He permitted three on as many hits in three innings of a no-decision in his lone career outing versus Cleveland on Aug. 18.--Field Level Media

CLICK HERE TO GET FREE PICKS / ODDS FOR THIS PITTSBURGH PIRATES VS. CLEVELAND INDIANS GAME

Game Preview from The Associated Press (AP).

Copyright © 2020 The Associated Press, All Rights Reserved.

Football
Basketball
Baseball
Hockey
Soccer
Mixed Martial Arts
NFL Picks NBA Picks MLB Picks NHL Picks Soccer Picks MMA Picks
NFL Odds NBA Odds MLB Odds NHL Odds Soccer Odds MMA Odds
NFL Lines NBA Lines MLB Lines NHL Lines Soccer Lines MMA Lines
NFL Spreads NBA Spreads MLB Spreads NHL Spreads Soccer Spreads MMA Spreads
NFL Betting Advice NBA Betting Advice MLB Betting Advice NHL Betting Advice Soccer Betting Lines MMA Betting Lines
NFL Betting Trends NBA Betting Trends MLB Betting Trends NHL Betting Trends Soccer Betting Advice MMA Betting Advice
NFL Betting Consensus NBA Betting Consensus MLB Betting Consensus NHL Betting Consensus Soccer Betting Trends MMA Betting Trends
NFL Las Vegas Odds NBA Las Vegas Odds MLB Las Vegas Odds NHL Las Vegas Odds Soccer Las Vegas Odds MMA Las Vegas Odds
NFL Game Simulator NBA Game Simulator MLB Game Simulator NHL Game Simulator Soccer Las Vegas Lines MMA Las Vegas Lines
NFL Scores NBA Scores MLB Scores NHL Scores Soccer Handicappers MMA Fight Analysis
College Football Picks College Basketball Picks Baseball Betting Picks Hockey Betting Picks Soccer Tipsters MMA Fight Tips
College Football Odds College Basketball Odds Baseball Odds Hockey Odds Soccer Results MMA Predictions
College Football Lines College Basketball Lines Baseball Lines Hockey Lines Soccer Tips UFC Fight Picks
College Football Spreads College Basketball Spreads Baseball Spreads Hockey Spreads Soccer Predictions UFC Fight Odds
College Football Betting Lines College Basketball Betting Lines Baseball Betting Lines Hockey Betting Lines Soccer Stats UFC Predictions
College Football Betting Advice College Basketball Betting Advice Baseball Betting Advice Hockey Betting Advice Soccer Analysis UFC Matchups
College Football Betting Trends College Basketball Betting Trends Baseball Betting Trends Hockey Betting Trends Soccer Matchups UFC Betting Tips
College Football Betting Consensus College Basketball Betting Consensus Baseball Betting Consensus Hockey Betting Consensus Soccer Fixtures UFC Betting Advice
College Football Game Simulator College Basketball Game Simulator Baseball Game Simulator Hockey Game Simulator Soccer Betting Picks UFC Fight Analysis
College Football Scores College Basketball Scores Baseball Scores Hockey Scores Soccer Scores UFC Betting Trends
Server Status: All Systems Operational | | | | | | | | | | | | | |
Server Time: ET (10/20/2020) | | | | | | | | | | | | | | | | |
Your IP Address: 3.238.62.144 | | | | | | | | | | | | | | | | | |
Home   :   Directory   :   Leaderboard   :   Access Picks   :   My Account   :   About Us   :   Affiliate Program Copyright © 2013 - 2020 CapperTek, All Rights Reserved.
Technology   :   Marketing   :   News / Blogs   :   Handicapper Blogs   :   Reviews / Scam Complaints   :   FAQ Betting Trends   :   Game Simulator   :   Game Capsensus
Free Widgets / Betting Tools   :   YSLD   :   XML Site Map   :   HTML Site Map   :   100% SSL Secure Connection Contact Us   :   Terms of Service   :   Privacy Policy
CapperTek Blogs / Links CapperTek Facebook CapperTek Twitter CapperTek Google+ CapperTek Blog CapperTek Tumblr CapperTek YouTube CapperTek Google Search Results CapperTek Bing Search Results CapperTek Yahoo! Search Results CapperTek Ask Search Results CapperTek Alexa Rank CapperTek is 100% SSL Secure!
CapperTek - Sports Handicapping Service Directory - Buy, Sell, and Track Documented and Transparent Sports Picks
PLEASE NOTE: CapperTek is not a gambling or sports betting website and does not accept or place wagers of any type. CapperTek does not endorse or encourage illegal gambling or sports betting of any type. Also note sports betting inherently involves financial risk. CapperTek assumes no responsibly for the loss of capital incurred due to the use of information contained on this website. Past results do not guarantee or imply future performance. Please bet on sports legally within your jurisdiction and responsibly within your financial means. While we do everything we can to ensure the accuracy of the information, stats, odds, and other data presented, we cannot be held liable for any typos, omissions, or other technical mistakes.

We fully support the work and help services carried out by the National Council on Problem Gambling.

UNITED STATES CITIZENS PLEASE NOTE: The content and information contained on this website or any of the sports handicapping service websites listed on this website are strictly for news and entertainment purposes only. Any use of this content or information in violation of federal, state, or local laws is strictly prohibited. Activities offered by advertising links to other sites may be deemed an illegal activity in certain jurisdictions. Viewers are specifically warned that they should inquire into the legality of participating in any games and/or activities offered by such other websites. The owner of this website assumes no responsibility for the actions by and makes no representation or endorsement of any of these games and/or activities offered by the advertiser. As a condition of viewing this website viewers agree to hold the owner of this website harmless from any claims arising from the viewer's participation in any of the games and/or activities offered by the advertiser.

Every sports handicapping service website listed on this website is an individually owned and operated private entity. CapperTek does not have any direct affiliation with any of the sports handicapping service websites listed on this website. CapperTek is also not responsible for the content or accessibility of any of the sports handicapping service websites listed on this website. Links to other service websites do not imply any promotion or endorsement of any of the content or information found on those websites. If you choose to follow links to other websites you do so entirely at your own risk. Any third party photographs, images, videos, audio, logos, slogans, trademarks, service marks, domain names, and intellectual property represented on this website are property of their respective owners.