Even the right-hander has 197 strikeouts at 161 innings over 27 starts, averaging 11.01 strikeouts per nine innings (K/9), he’s got a 4.38 strikeout-to-walk ratio (K/BB) along with 30.4% of his pitches have been strikes.
Opponents are hitting just .211 from Morton and through 27 appearances this year he has averaged 5.96 innings pitched and he has pitched at least seven strikeouts in three of his last four starts.
BetOnline place the Over/Under strikeout complete of Charlie Morton at six. They also offer the next brace:
Charlie Morton will possess :
4 strikeouts (-2500)
5 strikeouts (-625)
6 strikeouts (-233)
Seven strikeouts (-114)
8 strikeouts (-101)
9 strikeouts (+129)
10 strikeouts (+227)
11 strikeouts (+409)
12 strikeouts (+761)
13 strikeouts (+1766)
14 strikeouts (+2894)
The present Astros roster is 17-for-58 (.293) with 11 strikeouts against Morton. The Astros are hitting on .270 against right-handers with 697 strikeouts at 3361 at-bats and overall they have 38 strikeouts in 192 at-bats over their last six games.
Morton includes a .278 Weighted On-Base Average (wOBA), he averages 9.97 strikeouts per nine innings (K/9) and dilemmas 3.02 walks per nine innings (BB/9) at 14 road begins this year.
The projected Astros lineup has only 3 batters using a strikeout rate above 21 percent but Morton has a .238 Weighted On-Base Average (wOBA) and also a .090 Isolated Power (ISO) from a total of 313 right-handers faced this season along with the Astros could possess five righties in their lineup. I will take Morton to document over six strikeouts at -114 tonight.