Free MLB Picks For Today 8/15/2019
Chicago Cubs vs. Philadelphia Phillies Pick Prediction 8/15/2019
Cubs at Phillies—MLB pick is Philadelphia Phillies +130 odds. Getting the start for Philadelphia will be Drew Smyly. In two home starts with his traded team the lefthander has allowed five earned runs in 12 innings of work. Yu Darvish goes for Chicago. He has given up eleven runs in his past four starts working 23 innings. Team is 1-3 in those contests. Cubs have struggled hitting lefthanders all season and in their past five games batting .200 against lefty’s. In that span the Philadelphia bullpen has performed well with an ERA of 2.20. Cubs hitting woes continued as they have been held to two runs or fewer in four of five games all resulting in losses. Team is 23-37 on the road while the Phillies 36-26 at home. Chicago bullpen ERA on the road is 5.00. Play Philadelphia Phillies +130 odds.
New York Mets vs. Atlanta Braves Pick Prediction 8/15/2019
Mets at Braves—Free pick is Atlanta Braves -120 odds. On the hill for Atlanta will be Julio Teheran. The righthander has pitched well with an ERA of 1.91 in his past seven starts working 42 1/3rd innings of work. He has pitched well in his career against the Mets allowing two earned runs or fewer in eight of ten starts. Braves are a good hitting team. They have won eight of their past ten against NYM. Marcus Stroman throws for the Mets. He has been mediocre with his traded team allowing seven earned runs with five walks and sixteen hits in 10 1/3rd innings of work. That is over 2 baserunners averaged per innings. Atlanta a good hitting team that has won both games of this series. Mets have lost three straight. Play Atlanta -120 odds.
Houston Astros vs. Oakland Athletics Pick Prediction 8/15/2019
Astros at Athletics—MLB Free pick is Houston Astros -122 odds. It will be Aaron Sanchez starting for Houston. The righthander has pitched well with his traded team allowing one run and three hits over eleven innings resulting in teams wins at home to Seattle and at Baltimore. He has pitched well at Oakland allowing one earned run over nine innings. Mike Fiers goes for Oakland. In three starts against Houston this season the righthander has given up ten runs with nine walks over 16 innings of work. Astros crushing the baseball as in their past ten games hitting .320 against righthanders and in that span the Athletics bullpen ERA is 6.48. Astros have won eight of ten against the Athletics. Play Houston Astros -122 odds.