Free MLB Picks For Today 8/23/2019
Boston Red Sox vs. San Diego Padres Pick Prediction 8/23/2019
Red Sox at Padres—MLB pick is Boston Red Sox -103 odds. Starting for Boston will be Eduardo Rodriguez. The lefthander comes off a good home outing against Baltimore allowing no runs and four hits over 7 1/3rd innings. He has been the best Boston starter since July. Chris Paddack starts for San Diego. He has struggled giving up thirteen earned runs in his past three starts working 14 2/3rd innings with five homers. Past ten games Boston hitting .296 and bullpen has an ERA of 2.60. Padres bullpen ERA in that span is 5.17. First home game for San Diego after their six game road trip. San Diego struggled to score in their completed series at Cincinnati. Play Boston Red Sox -103 odds.
Cincinnati Reds vs. Pittsburgh Pirates Pick Prediction 8/23/2019
Reds at Pirates—MLB free pick is Cincinnati Reds -103 odds. Cincinnati has won two straight getting good pitching performances in their three game series against the Padres. Anthony DeSclafani goes for Cincinnati. He does come off a good home outing at home to St Louis allowing one run over five innings of work in a 6-1 win. Mitch Keller goes for Pittsburgh. He has been pounded in his five starts giving up 21 earned runs in 21 1/3rd innings. He faced the Reds in late May giving up six runs in four innings. Reds bullpen has been outstanding in their past five games with an ERA of 0.56. In that span the Pirates bullpen ERA sits at 4.74 with a team batting average of .189. Pittsburgh has lost 30 of their past 38 games with 16 losses in their past 21 home games. Play Cincinnati Reds -103 odds.
New York Yankees vs. LA Dodgers Pick Prediction 8/23/2019
Yankees at Dodgers—Free pick is LA Dodgers -145 odds. Starting for LA will be Hyun Jin Ryu. The lefthander has been outstanding at home with a 9-0 record with ERA of 0.81 with WHIP o f0.80 in 77 2/3rd innings of work. James Paxton takes the mound for New York. He has given up 21 earned runs in his past 31 innings of work. His numbers have not been as good on the road with an ERA of 5.21 in 48 1/3rd innings of work. Yankees bullpen has not been sharp on the road with an ERA of 4.67. Dodgers have been crushing lefthander pitching the past ten games hitting .301 pushing across 7.94 runs per game. In that span the Yankees bullpen sits at 6.60. Dodgers are 51-16 at home. Play LA Dodgers -145 odds.
Atlanta Braves vs. New York Mets Pick Prediction 8/23/2019
Braves at Mets—MLB pick is Atlanta Braves and New York Mets to play under the total of 7.5 runs. On the hill for New York will be Jacob deGrom. The righthander has been outstanding allowing five earned runs in his past seven starts working 45 innings. Mike Foltynewicz goes for Atlanta. The righthander faced the Mets twice last year allowing two runs over eleven innings. Past five games Braves hitting .208 but their bullpen ERA sits at 0.59. Mets also getting relief from their bullpen with ERA of 1.62 in that same span. The under has come in six of eight deGrom’s starts against the Braves. Play Atlanta Braves and New York Mets under 7.5 runs.