Free MLB Picks For Today 10/18/2019
Houston Astros vs. New York Yankees Pick Prediction 10/18/2019
Astros at Yankees—MLB pick is Houston Astros +120 odds. Houston has won three straight and are one win away from the World Series. New York is leaving too many runners on base and not getting the clutch hit. Justin Verlander starts for Houston. With normal rest the veteran in the playoffs has allowed two earned runs in 13 2/3rd innings of work. Verlander has pitched well against the Yankees. Team record in his past eight starts is 7-1 allowing 11 earned runs in 57 innings of work. James Paxton starts for Houston. In the playoffs the lefty has given up four runs with two homers in seven innings. Yankees haven’t shown much confidence in Paxton as they have gone to the bullpen early in his playoff starts. In his past four starts against the Astros, the righty has allowed 11 runs in 17 innings pitched. Houston has now won 10 of their past 13 on the road and 54 of 75. Play Houston +120 odds.