Free MLB Picks For Today 8/2/2019
New York Mets vs. Pittsburgh Pirates Pick Prediction 8/2/2019
Mets at Pirates—MLB pick is New York Mets -108 odds. Getting the start for New York will be Steven Matz. The lefty pitches in good form allowing four earned runs in his past three starts working 19 innings. He faced the Pirates on Saturday allowing no runs over nine innings. Trevor Williams goes for Pittsburgh. He has been crushed surrendering 28 earned runs in his past six starts working 34 2/3rd innings. New York has won four straight against Pittsburgh and seven in a row overall. Pirates have lost 16 of 19 games. Play New York Mets -108 odds.
Boston Red Sox vs. New York Yankees Pick Prediction 8/2/2019
Red Sox at Yankees—MLB free pick is Boston Red Sox and New York Yankees to play over the total of 10.5 runs. On the hill for Boston is Eduardo Rodriguez. In his past four starts at Yankees Stadium, the lefthander has allowed fifteen earned runs in 19 2/3rd innings of work. James Paxton goes for New York. He has been pounded giving up fourteen runs eleven earned with five homers in his past two starts working 7 1/3rd innings. In his past three starts against Boston, Paxton has given up thirteen earned runs in 14 1/3rd innings. Head to head the teams have played to over the total in seven straight. Boston has played to over the total in nine of ten. Yankees have played over nine of ten. Past ten games New York is hitting .314 against lefthanders. In that same span Red Sox hitting .338 against lefty’s. Play Boston Red Sox and New York Yankees over the total of 10.5 runs.
Cincinnati Reds vs. Atlanta Braves Pick Prediction 8/2/2019
Reds at Braves—MLB pick is Cincinnati Reds +131 odds. Starting for Cincinnati will be lefthander Alex Wood. In his first start of the season the lefty held the Rockies to two runs over 4 2/3rd innings. In his past three starts against the Braves, Wood allowed three earned runs in 16 1/3rd innings. Kevin Gausman goes for Atlanta. He has an ERA of 5.97 in 75 1/3rd innings of work. He has allowed six earned runs or greater in three of his past five starts. His last outing Gausman gave up six runs with three homers in six innings at Philadelphia in a 9-4 road loss. In his two starts against Cincinnati. Gauseman allowed fourteen runs thirteen earned in 8 inning of work resulting in team losses in both games. Cincinnati past ten games are batting .293 against righthanders. Reds have won four of six against the Braves. Play Cincinnati +131 odds.
Washington Nationals vs. Arizona Diamondbacks Pick Prediction 8/2/2019
Nationals at Diamondbacks—Free pick is Washington Nationals +134 odds. Starting for Washington will be Joe Ross a righthander who makes his second start of the season. He faces an Arizona team that bats only .217 against righthanders in their past five games. Diamondbacks bullpen has struggled in that span with an ERA of 7.90. Robbie Ray throws for Arizona. The lefty faced Washington six weeks ago at home giving up five runs with two homers over six innings of a 7-3 road defeat. Nationals do a good job of hitting lefthanders with a team batting average of .273. Nationals have won seven of their past nine against the Diamondbacks. Play Washington Nationals +134 odds.