Free MLB Picks For Today 8/12/2020
Chicago White Sox vs. Detroit Tigers Pick Prediction 8/12/2020
White Sox at Tigers—MLB pick is Chicago White Sox -110 odds. Starting for Detroit will be Matt Boyd. The lefthander has struggled giving up 15 earned runs in 14 2/3rd innings of work. Boyd has been pitching to hard contact the past three seasons. White Sox get the win 8-4 to even this series. Dylan Cease is on the hill for Chicago. He is pitched well against Detroit with a 3-0 record. Chicago hits well on the road. Play Chicago White Sox -110 odds.
Arizona Diamondbacks vs. Colorado Rockies Pick Prediction 8/12/2020
Diamondbacks at Rockies—MLB free pick is Colorado Rockies +101 odds. On the mound for the Rockies is Antonio Senzatela. The righthander has pitched well allowing five earned runs in 17 innings of work an limiting his baserunners. Rockies hit well at home. Luke Weaver counters for the Diamondbacks. He has been torched by allowing 14 earned runs, five homers in 10 1/3rd innings. Weaver has been a victim of hard contact the past two seasons. Play Colorado +101 odds.
Oakland Athletics vs. LA Angels Pick Prediction 8/12/2020
Athletics at Angels—Free pick is Oakland Athletics and LA Angels to play under the total of 9.5. Chris Bassitt takes the mound for the Athletics. The righthander has been good allowing two earned runs over 16 2/3rd innings. He is backed by a good bullpen. Griffin Canning starts for LA. Canning has given up one earned run in each of his past two starts. Both teams sit in the lower third in batting average. Play Oakland and LA Angels under 9.5 runs.
Chicago Cubs vs. Cleveland Indians Pick Prediction 8/12/2020
Cubs at Indians—MLB pick is Chicago Cubs and Cleveland Indians to play under the total of eight runs. Carlos Carrasco is starting for Cleveland. The hurler has an ERA of 2.50 and WHIP of 1.00 on the year. His numbers are better at home. Indians sport a good bullpen and weak hitting lineup. Worst hitting average second worst homers. Kyle Hendricks starts for the Cubs. He comes off a good start at home to Kansas City allowing two runs over seven innings. Cleveland has gone under in 15 of 18. Play Cubs and Indians under eight runs.
Miami Marlins vs. Toronto Blue Jays Pick Prediction 8/12/2020
Marlins at Blue Jays—MLB free pick is Miami Marlins +148 odds. Jordan Yamamoto starts for Miami. He has put up good strikeout number and team had trouble hitting him in the minors and short time in Majors. Nate Pearson starts for Toronto. He did allow three earned runs in five innings at Atlanta. Blue Jays have been struggling to score and hit at home. Miami bullpen has been good. Play Marlins +148 odds.
Kansas City Royals vs. Cincinnati Reds Pick Prediction 8/12/2020
Royals at Reds—Free pick is Kansas City Royals +113 odds. Brad Keller goes for KC. The righthander held the Cubs to no runs over five innings. Royals bullpen has performed on the year. Team has won four of five. Wade Miley goes for the Reds. He was crushed in his opener for five earned runs in 1 2/3rd innings against the Cubs. Cincinnati bullpen has been bad this year. Play KC +113 odds.
Baltimore Orioles vs. Philadelphia Phillies Pick Prediction 8/12/2020
Orioles at Phillies—MLB pick is Baltimore Orioles and Philadelphia Phillies over the total of 9.5 runs. Wade LeBlanc starts for the Orioles. The lefthander has allowed eleven earned runs in 14 1/3rd innings with four homers. Baltimore offense has been producing runs. Zach Eflin is on the hill for Philadelphia. He didn’t go deep in his first start and is backed by a bullpen with an ERA of 9.87. Phillies are hitting and scoring against lefthanders. Play Orioles and Phillies over 9.5 runs.
Minnesota Twins vs. Milwaukee Brewers Pick Prediction 8/12/2020
Twins at Brewers—MLB free pick is Minnesota Twins -136 odds. Starting for Minnesota is Kenta Maeda. The righthander has done a good job of limiting baserunners sitting with a WHIP of 0.64 on the campaign. Eric Lauer starts for Milwaukee. In his opener the lefty was hit for six earned runs over three innings. He has been hampered by poor control and hard hit contact the past three seasons. Brewers lineup hitting only .197 against righthanders. Play Twins -136 odds.
Tampa Bay Rays vs. Boston Red Sox Pick Prediction 8/12/2020
Rays at Red Sox—Free pick is Tampa Bay Rays -1.5 runs at +105 odds. Blake Snell starts for the Rays. The lefty held the Yankees to no runs in three innings in his last start. He allowed one earned run in each of his two starts against the Red Sox last year. The Rays win streak is four straight after their win on Tuesday. Zack Godley starts for Boston. He has allowed five earned with two homers in 7 1/3rd innings pitched. Godley has struggled with control, hard hit contact and the home run ball the past few seasons. Red Sox have dropped seven of ten. Bullpen not performed well for Boston. Play Rays on the run line -1.5 runs at +105 odds.
Seattle Mariners vs. Texas Rangers Pick Prediction 8/12/2020
Mariners at Rangers—MLB pick is Texas Rangers -123 odds. On the mound for Seattle will be Taijuan Walker. The righthander has been hit surrendering nine earned runs in fourteen innings pitched. Mariners bullpen has been bad. Jordan Lyles starts for the Rangers. Last start he allowed three earned runs to the Angels in a team win. Rangers have won four of five after winning the second game of this series. Play Texas -123 odds.
San Diego Padres vs. LA Dodgers Pick Prediction 8/12/2020
Padres at Dodgers—MLB free pick is San Diego Padres and LA Dodgers under 8.5 runs. It will be Zach Davies starting for San Diego. He allowed the Diamondbacks to no runs over 5 2/3rd innings in his past start. Davies has pitched well against the Dodgers with an ERA under two in six starts. Padres have pitched well against this Dodger lineup the past two days. Julio Urias starts for LA. He has allowed two earned runs or fewer in his three starts and backed by a bullpen playing well. Play Padres and Dodgers under 8.5 runs.