Free MLB Picks For Today 5/30/2021
Milwaukee Brewers vs. Washington Nationals MLB Pick Prediction 5/30/2021
Brewers at Nationals—MLB pick is Milwaukee Brewers and Washington Nationals to play under the total of 6.5 runs. Starting for Milwaukee will be Brandon Woodruff. The righthander in his ten starts has an ERA of 1.41 and WHIP of 0.70. His numbers are even better on the road. Max Scherzer counters for the Nationals. The veteran in strong form as in his past three starts allowed four earned runs in seventeen innings of work. Past ten games Brewers hitting only .183 as a team. Nationals bullpen has performed well. Play Milwaukee and Washington under 6.5.
Colorado Rockies vs. Pittsburgh Pirates MLB Pick Prediction 5/30/2021
Rockies at Pirates—MLB free pick is Colorado Rockies and Pittsburgh Pirates to play under the total of eight runs. On the mound for the Rockies will be Kyle Freeland. In his start against the Mets the lefty allowed one earned run in four innings. Chad Kuhl pitches for the Pirates. Kuhl in his last two starts allowed three earned runs in each game. Rockies were shut out in both games of the doubleheader on Saturday. Past ten games Rockies hitting .161 against righthanders. Pittsburgh hitting only .210 against lefty’s. Pirates under in five of their past six. Pirates under in eight of ten. Play Colorado and Pittsburgh under eight runs.
Miami Marlins vs. Boston Red Sox MLB Pick Prediction 5/30/2021
Marlins at Red Sox—Free pick is Boston Red Sox on the run line -1.5 runs at +125 odds. On the mound for Miami is Sandy Alcantara. The righthander has allowed ten earned runs in his past three starts working 15 1/3rd innings. Eduardo Rodriguez counters for the Red Sox. An up and down season for the lefty but his numbers have been better at home. Prefer the Red Sox lineup. Marlins have been held to two runs or fewer in four of their past five games as they are batting .206 against lefthanders in that period. Red Sox bullpen ERA 2.87 past ten games. Play Boston on the run line -1.5 runs at +125.
New York Yankees vs. Detroit Tigers MLB Pick Prediction 5/30/2021
Yankees at Tigers—MLB pick is New York Yankees and Detroit Tigers to play under the total of 8.5 runs. Starting for New York will be Michael King. The righthander comes out of the bullpen where he appeared in seven games and had an ERA of 2.29 with teams hitting .216 on him. Tarik Skubal counters for the Tigers. The lefty has allowed two earned runs or fewer in two straight and three of his past four starts. New York struggling at the plate held to two runs or fewer in four of five and seven of ten. New York bullpen has been outstanding with an ERA of 2.32 in that period. Tigers bullpen in that period has been great with an ERA of 1.95 and WHIP of 0.93. Detroit third worst in run production and they strikeout the most of any other team. Play New York and Detroit under 8.5.
Philadelphia Phillies vs. Tampa Bay Rays MLB Pick Prediction 5/30/2021
Phillies at Rays—MLB free pick is Tampa Bay Rays -145. This has the looks of a bullpen game for the Rays. Collin McHugh could open this game. The righthander has a 34.3% strikeout rate this year. Josh Fleming with an ERA of 2.88 is also expected to see action. Zach Eflin throws for the Phillies. The righthander in his past six starts has allowed 19 earned runs in 37 1/3rd innings of work. With their loss on Saturday the Phillies have dropped seven of ten. Rays have won 13 of their past 14. Past ten games Phillies hitting only .188 as a team with a bullpen ERA of 5.15 with teams hitting .297 on this unit. Rays bullpen ERA in that period is 2.85. Play Tampa Bay -145.
Toronto Blue Jays vs. Cleveland Indians MLB Pick Prediction 5/30/2021
Blue Jays at Indians—Free pick Cleveland Indians +117. This will be for Game 2 of the doubleheader as the game was rained out on Saturday. On the hill for the Blue Jays will be Ross Stripling. He was traded away from the Dodgers because he couldn’t stick in the starting rotation due to ineffectiveness. Stripling in his past three starts has allowed eleven earned runs in 12 1/3rd innings of work. Sam Hentges counters for the Indians. The lefty has allowed three earned runs or fewer in two of his three starts. As they opened this series the Blue Jays had lost seven of nine games. Indians had won six of nine. Indiana bullpen performing better as in their past ten games and ERA of 2.68 with teams hitting .180 on the unit. Blue Jays a bullpen ERA over five. Play Cleveland +117.
Baltimore Orioles vs. Chicago White Sox MLB Pick Prediction 5/30/2021
Orioles at White Sox—MLB pick is Chicago White Sox on the run line -1.5 runs at -120 odds. Starting for Chicago will be Lucas Giolito. The righthander has allowed one earned run in four of his past five games. Past two starts Giolito allowed two earned runs in fourteen innings of work. Keegan Allen goes for the Orioles. In 10 1/3rd innings of relief the lefty has allowed seen earned runs. Orioles have lost 12 straight and 15 of 16 games. They have scored a total of six runs in the first three games of this series losing all three by two runs or greater. Past ten games Orioles bullpen has an ERA over nine as teams batting .335 against this unit. Chicago have won 24 of their past 27 against lefthanded starters. Play Chicago on run line -1.5 runs at -120.
Kansas City Royals vs. Minnesota Twins MLB Pick Prediction 5/30/2021
Royals at Twins—MLB free pick is Kansas City Royals +122 odds. Starting for KC will be Brad Keller. The righthander has allowed two earned runs or fewer in four of his past six starts. Last time out Keller held the Rays to one run over seven innings in victory. Matt Shoemaker counters for the Twins. In nine starts Shoemaker has an ERA of 5.48. His numbers have been worse at home with an ERA over six. Past ten games Twins hitting only .216. In that period Royals bullpen has been outstanding with an ERA of 2.70 as teams batting .197 on this unit. Play KC +122.
Cincinnati Reds vs. Chicago Cubs MLB Pick Prediction 5/30/2021
Reds at Cubs—Free pick is Chicago Cubs -106 odds. On the hill for Chicago will be Jake Arrieta. The righthander has allowed two earned runs or fewer in six of his nine starts. His numbers have been better at home with an ERA of .286. Tyler Mahle counters for the Reds. Mahle in his past five starts has allowed sixteen earned runs in 24 2/3rd innings. Cubs pounded Mahle for six earned runs and three homers in five innings four weeks ago. Reds have dropped seven of ten. Cubs have won six straight and eight of nine. Chicago has now won 17 of 26. Cubs bullpen has been outstanding past ten games as teams hitting only .148 on this unit. Reds bullpen ERA in this period at six. Play Cubs -106.
San Diego Padres vs. Houston Astros MLB Pick Prediction 5/30/2021
Padres at Astros—MLB pick is San Diego Padres -104 odds. Starting for San Diego will be Blake Snell. The lefty has surrendered two earned runs or fewer in seven of his past ten starts. He has pitched well against the Astros in his career. Zack Greinke counters for the Astros. The veteran has allowed 19 earned runs in his past six starts working 33 innings. Padres have won eight of ten. They have scored 10 and 11 runs in the first two games of this series. Astros have lost six of seven. Padres bullpen in past ten games have an ERA of 1.28 as teams batting .128 on them. Houston pen in that period an ERA of 5.45 with WHIP of 1.71. Play San Diego -104.
San Francisco Giants vs. LA Dodgers MLB Pick Prediction 5/30/2021
Giants at Dodgers—MLB free pick San Francisco Giants +163. Starting for LA will be Clayton Kershaw. The lefty in his past five starts has allowed twelve earned runs in 25 2/3rd innings. Kevin Gausman counters for the Giants. Gausman has been outstanding allowed one earned run in nine of his ten starts. He pitched well against the Dodgers in his two starts last year. San Francisco has won four of five on this trip including the past two against the Dodgers scoring eight and 11 runs. Past ten games Giants bullpen ERA is 2.09 with WHIP of 1.01. LAD bullpen ERA is 4.54 in that period. Play San Francisco +163.
LA Angels vs. Oakland Athletics MLB Pick Prediction 5/30/2021
Angels at Athletics—Free pick is LA Angels +134. Starting for the Angels will be Jose Quintana. The lefty has allowed three earned runs or fewer in three straight starts. Cole Irvin gets the start for Oakland. The lefty in his past two starts has allowed nine earned runs working 9 2/3rd innings. Team record in his past four starts is 0-4. With their win on Saturday the Angels have won four of six. Past ten games Athletics bullpen ERA sits at 5.93. Play LA Angels +134.
Texas Rangers vs. Seattle Mariners MLB Pick Prediction 5/30/2021
Rangers at Mariners—MLB pick is Texas Rangers +144 odds. Starting for Texas is Hyeon Jong Yang. The lefty has allowed two earned runs or fewer in two of three starts. Yusei Kikuchi goes for the Mariners. The lefty has allowed three earned runs or greater in five of his past seven starts. Rangers looking to avoid the sweep as they drop the past two games by one run in identical 3-2 defeats. Seattle hitting only .198 against lefthanders this season. Rangers hit lefty’s better than righthanded pitching. Past ten games Mariners bullpen is 5.31 with Rangers performing better. Play Texas +144.
Atlanta Braves vs. New York Mets MLB Pick Prediction 5/30/2021
Braves at Mets—MLB free pick is New York Mets -120. Getting the start for New York will be Jake deGrom. The righthander in his seven starts has an ERA of 0.80 with WHIP of 0.60. Max Fried counters for the Braves. His numbers have not been as good on the road with an ERA of 6.00 and WHIP of 1.83 in three starts. Braves have lost two straight after their 13-2 defeat to the Mets on Saturday. Mets have won three straight and have a bullpen ERA of 1.50 at home on the year as teams hit only .194 on them. Play New York -120.
St Louis Cardinals vs. Arizona Diamondbacks MLB Pick Prediction 5/30/2021
Cardinals at Diamondbacks—Free pick is St Louis Cardinals -115. Starting for St Louis will be Kwang Hyun Kim. The lefty has allowed one earned run in five of his past six starts. Riley Smith is the expected starter for the Diamondbacks. In five starts the righthander has allowed 18 earned runs in 22 innings of work. Arizona has lost 13 straight and 16 of their past 17 games. Arizona pitching staff 29th in runs allowed and worst in batting average allowed. This staff pitches to high contact. Play St Louis -115.