Free MLB Picks For Today 9/30/2020
Cincinnati Reds vs. Atlanta Braves Pick Prediction 9/30/2020
Reds at Braves—MLB pick is Cincinnati Reds and Atlanta Braves to play under the total of 7.5. Max Fried gets the start for Atlanta. The righthander has pitched well on the year with an ERA of 2.25 and WHIP of 1.08 in eleven starts. Braves bullpen performed well. Braves pitchers tossing to the worst hitting team in baseball. Trevor Bauer counters for the Reds. Bauer has been outstanding with an ERA of 1.73 and WHIP of 0.79 in eleven starts. There is not a lot of usage in starters this season behind a 60 game regular season. Play Reds and Braves under 7.5.
Chicago White Sox vs. Oakland Athletics Pick Prediction 9/30/2020
White Sox at Athletics—Free pick is Chicago White Sox and Oakland Athletics to play under the total of 7.5 runs. Dallas Keuchel starts for the White Sox. The lefty enters in great form by allowing one earned runs in his past three starts working fifteen innings. Chris Bassitt starts for the Athletics. He too has been outstanding as in his past three starts giving up one earned run in 19 2/3rd innings pitched. He is backed by a good Oakland bullpen. In six home starts Bassitt has an ERA of 0.72 and WHIP of 1.01. Play Athletics and White Sox under 7.5 runs.
Miami Marlins vs. Chicago Cubs Pick Prediction 9/30/2020
Marlins at Cubs—MLB free pick is Miami Marlins +155 odds. Sandy Alcantara gets the start for the Marlins. Alcantara has pitched well with an ERA of 3.00 and WHIP of 1.19 in 42 innings of work. He has seen a rise in his velocity this season. Kyle Hendricks counters for the Cubs. His numbers have been good but the lineup is not hitting. Cubs past seven games batting only .191. Miami has won three of four and Cubs dropped six of nine. Play Marlins +155 odds.
Toronto Blue Jays vs. Tampa Bay Rays Pick Prediction 9/30/2020
Blue Jays at Rays—MLB pick is Toronto Blue Jays +131 odds. Toronto will send Hyun Jin Ryu to the hill on Wednesday. Veteran has put a good season together with an ERA of 2.92 and WHIP of 1.16. He has allowed one earned run or fewer in eight of his past ten games. Ryu faced the Rays six weeks ago allowing one run over five innings. Tyler Glasnow counters for the Rays. Past four starts righthander has given up ten earned runs in 23 1/3rd innings with six homers. Blue Jays have seen a lot of Glasnow the past few seasons and have scored fifteen earned runs in his past five starts working 18 1/3rd innings. Play Blue Jays +131 odds.
St Louis Cardinals vs. San Diego Padres Pick Prediction 9/30/2020
Cardinals at Padres—Free pick is St Louis Cardinals +162 odds. Cardinals send Kwang Hyun Kim to the hill in the opener. The lefty has been good sporting an ERA of 1.42 and WHIP of 1.00 in 38 innings of work. Cardinals involved in a tight playoff race has been playing meaningful games down the stretch and has won eight of their past eleven. Padres ended the regular season hitting only .210 past seven games. Chris Paddack will start for the Padres. San Diego dealing with injuries to Dinelson Lamet and Mike Clevinger. Paddack has been up and down. He enters play with an ERA approaching five in 12 starts averaging less than five innings per game. First meeting this season between these teams. Padres bullpen has not been sharp this season. Play Cardinals +162 odds.
New York Yankees vs. Cleveland Indians Pick Prediction 9/30/2020
Yankees at Indians—MLB free pick New York Yankees -124 odds. Masahiro Tanaka starts for New York. The righthander has pitched well against the Indians as in his past four starts allowing five earned runs in 25 2/3rd innings. On the season he has done a good job of limiting baserunners with a WHIP of 1.17. Carlos Carrasco is on the hill for Cleveland. Concerned about his 9.6% walk rate facing this Yankees lineup. Six straight playoff losses for the Indians after getting beat 12-3 in the opener. Cleveland is 28th in MLB in runs scored and second to last in homers. Yankees are third in baseball in runs scored and homers. Play Yankees -124 odds.
Milwaukee Brewers vs. LA Dodgers Pick Prediction 9/30/2020
Brewers at Dodgers—MLB pick is LA Dodgers and Milwaukee Brewers to play under the total of eight runs. Walker Buehler gets the start for LA. He has pitched better in his home stadium in his career. This season in four home starts the righthander has an ERA of 1.31 and WHIP of 0.677. Buehler has more control with his pitches and comfortable on the Dodger Stadium mound. LA pushes across six runs per game this year against righthanders. Milwaukee counters with Brent Suter. The lefty pitched four innings in his last start holding the Cardinals in a pressure start to no runs over four innings. Milwaukee will use this as a bullpen game. Brewers have not hit. They are 27th in the league in scoring and 26th in batting average. Milwaukee was involved in playoff type baseball down the stretch and has scored no greater than three runs in their past eight games. Play Dodgers and Brewers under eight runs.