Free MLB Picks For Today 8/16/2020
New York Mets vs. Philadelphia Phillies Pick Prediction 8/16/2020
Mets at Phillies—MLB pick is New York Mets +120 odds. It will be Rick Porcello getting the start for New York. The veteran has allowed three earned runs in his past two starts working thirteen innings. He has pitched well against Philadelphia. Zach Wheeler starts for the Phillies. He allowed three earned runs with eight hits in 5 2/3rd innings against the Orioles. Mets do a good job of hitting righthanders. Philadelphia bullpen ERA over nine. Play Mets +120 odds.
Cleveland Indians vs. Detroit Tigers Pick Prediction 8/16/2020
Indians at Tigers—MLB free pick is Cleveland Indians and Detroit TIgers to play under the total of nine runs. Starting for Cleveland will be Adam Plutko. He has allowed two earned runs or fewer in both of his starts. He is backed by a great bullpen but weak hitting lineup. Michael Fulmer goes for Detroit. He went three innings in his past start and allowed no runs against the White Sox. Indians have gone under in 16 of 21. Play Indians and Tigers under nine.
Milwaukee Brewers vs. Chicago Cubs Pick Prediction 8/16/2020
Brewers at Cubs—Free pick is Chicago Cubs –128 odds. Jon Lester takes the mound for Chicago looking for a split in this series. The lefthander has been sharp allowing two earned runs in his two starts working 17 innings resulting in wins each time. Josh Lindblom is on the hill for the Brewers. He was roughed up for four earned runs with three homers in four innings against the Twins. Lester has had success against the Brewers. Dating back to the end of last season the veteran lefty has been in great form. Play Cubs –128 odds.
Tampa Bay Rays vs. Toronto Blue Jays Pick Prediction 8/16/2020
Rays at Blue Jays—MLB pick is Toronto Blue Jays +120 odds. Matt Shoemaker gets the start for Toronto. He has two good outings in his three starts and coming and held the Red Sox to two earned runs over six innings. He has pitched well against the Blue Jays in his career. Blue Jays fourth in the league in homers and no power in the Rays lineup. Yonny Chirinos faced Toronto last year and was pounded for seven runs over four innings. Play Toronto +120 odds.
San Diego Padres vs. Arizona Diamondbacks Pick Prediction 8/16/2020
Padres at Diamondbacks—MLB free pick is San Diego Padres -122 odds. Garrett Richards takes the mound for the Padres. The veteran held the Dodgers to one run over six innings in victory in his last start. He faced Arizona six weeks ago and allowed no runs and a hit over five innings. Robbie Rays is on the hill for Arizona. He has been pounded for seventeen earned runs in 13 1/3rd innings with eleven walks and six homers. Padres have hit Ray this year and last.
St Louis Cardinals vs. Chicago White Sox Pick Prediction 8/16/2020
Cardinals at White Sox—Free pick is St Louis Cardinals +142 odds. Starting for the Cardinals will be Dakota Hudson. He has been productive in the St Louis rotation. Dallas Keuchel goes for the White Sox. He struggled in his past two starts against the Cardinals coming last year. St Louis swept the White Sox in a doubleheader on Saturday. Chicago has struggled putting up runs. Play St Louis +142 odds.