Free MLB Picks For Today 5/7/2021
Pittsburgh Pirates vs. Chicago Cubs MLB Pick Prediction 5/7/2021
Pirates at Cubs—MLB pick is Chicago Cubs -136 odds. On the mound for Chicago will be Zach Davies. The righthander has allowed two earned runs or fewer in two of his past three starts. Cubs showing offensive improvement as they come off a three game sweep of the LA Dodgers. Trevor Cahill takes the hill for Pittsburgh. The righthander in his past three starts has allowed thirteen runs twelve earned in 11 1/3rd innings of work. Pirates have lost six of their past seven games. They hit only .210 against righthanders and sit last in the league in home runs along with 27th in scoring. Play Chicago -136.
Boston Red Sox vs. Baltimore Orioles MLB Pick Prediction 5/7/2021
Red Sox at Orioles—MLB free pick is Baltimore Orioles +149. Starting for Baltimore will be Matt Harvey. The veteran has allowed two earned runs or fewer in four of his six starts. Eduardo Rodriguez goes to the hill for Boston. Rodriguez has been touched up for seven earned runs in twelve innings the past two starts. Rodriguez has a 20% home run to fly ball rate. As they closed their series with the Tigers the Red Sox had dropped three of four giving up a lot of runs. Orioles have won five of seven. Past five games Red Sox bullpen ERA sits near seven. Play Baltimore +149.
Washington Nationals vs. New York Yankees MLB Pick Prediction 5/7/2021
Nationals at Yankees—Free pick is Washington Nationals and New York Yankees over the total of 9.5 runs. On the mound for Washington is Patrick Corbin. The lefty in his five starts has an ERA of 8.10 and WHIP of 1.76. Corbin a 26% home run to fly ball rate and 13% walk rate. Jamison Taillon takes the hill for the Yankees. Veteran enters with an ERA of 5.24. He too has been hurt by the home run ball. Past five games Nationals batting .280 against righthanders and Yankees .333 against lefty’s. Play Washington and New York over 9.5.
Minnesota Twins vs. Detroit Tigers MLB Pick Prediction 5/7/2021
Twins at Tigers—MLB pick is Minnesota Twins -140. Getting the start for Minnesota will be Matt Shoemakers. The righthander has been dominant against the Tigers in his career. He faced Detroit a month ago allowing one earned run and three hits over six innings. Tarik Skubal counters for the Tigers. The lefty has been tagged for twelve runs eleven earned in his past three starts with seven homers. Tigers last in MLB in team batting and scoring. They strike out the most in the league. Detroit bullpen sits with an ERA near seven. Play Minnesota -140.
Milwaukee Brewers vs. Miami Marlins MLB Pick Prediction 5/7/2021
Brewers at Marlins—MLB free pick is Miami Marlins -130. On the hill for Miami will be Trev Rogers. The lefthander has an ERA of 1.91 and WHIP of 1.06 on the campaign. Reported as the starter for Milwaukee will be Alec Bettinger. He has been lit up for eleven earned runs in four innings. Brewers have struggled at the plate as they bring in a five game losing streak after getting shut out at Philadelphia on Thursday. Marlins bats alive in the first two game of their series against the Diamondbacks scoring nine and eight runs. Marlins bullpen has performed well. Play Miami -130.
Cincinnati Reds vs. Cleveland Indians MLB Pick Prediction 5/7/2021
Reds at Indians—Free pick is Cincinnati Reds +123 odds. Starting for Cincinnati will be lefthander Wade Miley. The veteran in five starts has an ERA of 2.67 and WHIP of 0.96. He has allowed two earned runs or fewer in four of his five starts. Zach Plesac goes for Cleveland. Plesac in six starts has an ERA approaching five. Righthander has allowed fifteen earned runs in 18 1/3rd innings. Indians lineup batting only .207 as a team. Reds have won five of eight. Play Cincinnati +123.
Arizona Diamondbacks vs. New York Mets MLB Pick Prediction 5/7/2021
Diamondbacks at Mets—MLB pick is Arizona Diamondbacks +121 odds. On the hill for Arizona will be Zac Gallen. The righthander has an ERA of 3.48 and WHIP of 1.16. David Peterson throws for New York. His past three starts the lefty has allowed nine runs with six earned in 14 1/3rd innings. Arizona second in the league in scoring while the Mets sit at 28th. Gallen has pitched better on the road with an ERA of 2.28. Play Arizona +121.
Philadelphia Phillies vs. Atlanta Braves MLB Pick Prediction 5/7/2021
Phillies at Braves—MLB free pick is Philadelphia Phillies +148. On the hill for Atlanta will be Charlie Morton. The veteran in his past four starts has allowed fifteen earned runs in 22 2/3rd innings of work. Zach Eflin counters for Philadelphia. Eflin has allowed two earned runs or fewer in three of four starts. Phillies enter play winning four straight. Both bullpens have had their struggles. Play Philadelphia +148.
Seattle Mariners vs. Texas Rangers MLB Pick Prediction 5/7/2021
Mariners at Rangers—Free pick is Seattle Mariners -108 odds. Starting for Seattle will be Chris Flexen. The righthander in his past three starts has allowed five earned runs in 17 innings of work. Mike Foltynewicz counters for the Rangers. He enters with an ERA of 4.32 in his six starts. The righthander has been hurt by the home run ball this year and is giving up 39.4% hard hit contact. Mariners have gotten good work out of their bullpen with an ERA of 2.74. Play Seattle -108.
Toronto Blue Jays vs. Houston Astros MLB Pick Prediction 5/7/2021
Blue Jays at Astros—MLB pick is Toronto Blue Jays +125 odds. Starting for Toronto will be Ross Stripling He has not gone deep into games and has given up three earned runs or fewer in two of his three starts. Jose Urquidy counters for the Astros. He pitches to high contact and the Blue Jays bats are coming alive. Past five games Astros bullpen has been rattled with an ERA of 6.28. Toronto bullpen has been great this season with an ERA of 2.47. Play Toronto +125.
Chicago White Sox vs. Kansas City Royals MLB Pick Prediction 5/7/2021
White Sox at Royals—MLB free pick is Chicago White Sox on the run line -1.5 runs at +100 odds. Starting for Chicago will be Carlos Rodon. The lefty has been outstanding allowing two earned runs total in his four starts working 25 innings. Brad Keller counters for KC. Keller has struggled with an ERA of 8.06 and WHIP of 2.15 in his six starts. Royals have had their struggles losing six of eight as they closed their series with Cleveland. KC bullpen has been tagged of late sitting with an ERA near seven over their past five games. White Sox in that period has an ERA in their pen of 2.30. Play Chicago on the run line -1.5 runs at +100.
Colorado Rockies vs. St Louis Cardinals MLB Pick Prediction 5/7/2021
Rockies at Cardinals—Free pick is Colorado Rockies +180. On the hill for Colorado will at Austin Gomber. He has allowed two earned runs or fewer in four of his six starts. He had one bad start that has impacted his numbers. Jack Flaherty counters for St Louis. In his last start he allowed three earned runs in six innings against the Pirates. Rockies enter play winning two of three at home to the Giants. Cardinals have dropped two straight to the Mets scoring a total of three runs. Play Colorado +180.
LA Dodgers vs. LA Angels MLB Pick Prediction 5/7/2021
Dodgers at Angels—MLB pick is LA Dodgers and LA Angels to play under the total of 8.5 runs. Getting the start for LAD will be Julio Urias. The lefthander in his past three starts has allowed four earned runs with 27 strikeouts in 19 innings of work. Griffin Canning counters for the Angels. He has allowed two earned runs or fewer in two of his four starts. Dodgers and Angels both struggling offensively. Past ten games LAD hitting only .222. In that period both Angels and Dodgers bullpen over three. Play Dodgers and Angels under 8.5.
Tampa Bay Rays vs. Oakland Athletics MLB Pick Prediction 5/7/2021
Rays at Athletics—MLB free pick is Tampa Bay Rays +127 odds. Rich Hill gets the start for the Rays. The veteran has allowed two earned runs in his past two starts with fourteen strikeouts pitching nine innings. He has pitched well against the Athletics in his career. Sean Manaea throws for the Orioles. He gave up four earned runs in five innings in his last start facing the Orioles. Rays have hit Manaea for nine earned runs and four homers in his past three starts working 12 innings. As they closed their series with the Angels the Rays have won four straight. Athletics dropped their final two with the Blue Jays giving up nine and ten runs. Past five games Rays bullpen has an ERA of 3.00 and Athletics approaching six. Play Tampa Bay +127.
San Diego Padres vs. San Francisco Giants MLB Pick Prediction 5/7/2021
Padres at Giants—Free pick is San Francisco Giants +125 odds. On the hill for San Francisco will be Anthony DeScafani. The righthander has pitched well as in his six starts sits with an ERA of 2.00 and WHIP of 0.94. Blake Snell counters for the Padres. Snell doesn’t go very deep into games. He sits with an ERA of 3.51 and WHIP of 1.48 averaging 4 1/3rd innings per game. Padres in their past five games have averaged less than two runs per game. Giants have won ten of thirteen at home. Snell is dealing with control issues with a 13% walk rate. His home run to fly ball rate high at 19%. Play San Francisco +125.