Free MLB Picks For Today 6/1/2021
Chicago White Sox vs. Cleveland Indians MLB Pick Prediction 6/1/2021
White Sox at Indians—MLB pick is Chicago White Sox +139 odds. Starting for Chicago will be Dylan Cease. The righthander has allowed two earned runs or fewer in eight of his past nine games. Shane Bieber counters for the Indians. Past three starts the righthander has allowed seven earned runs with nine walks over 17 innings of work. White Sox opened this series winning six of their past seven games. Past ten games Cleveland batting only .184 against righthanders. In that period White Sox bullpen ERA is 3.33. Play Chicago White Sox +139.
Minnesota Twins vs. Baltimore Orioles MLB Pick Prediction 6/1/2021
Twins at Orioles—MLB free pick is Minnesota Twins on the run line -1.5 runs at +100 odds. Starting for Minnesota will be Michael Pineda. The righthander in his four starts has an ERA of 2.62 and WHIP of 0.99. He has allowed two earned runs or fewer in six of his eight starts. He faced the Orioles six days ago surrendering one run over six innings. Bruce Zimmermann counters for the Orioles. The lefty past four starts has given up thirteen earned runs in 16 1/3rd innings. With their win in the opener the Twins have won six of eight. Orioles losing streak is now fourteen in a row. Past ten games Orioles hitting only .190 against righthanders and their bullpen ERA is 7.53. Twins outperforming the Orioles in both areas. Play Minnesota run line -1.5 runs at +100.
Tampa Bay Rays vs. New York Yankees MLB Pick Prediction 6/1/2021
Rays at Yankees—Free pick is Tampa Bay Rays -125 odds. Starting for Tampa Bay will be Tyler Glasnow. The righthander performing well as in his eleven starts posts and ERA of 2.57 and WHIP of 0.93. he has pitched well against the Yankees in recent games. Domingo German throws for New York. He has not been as sharp at home surrendering ten earned runs in 20 innings of work. Winning the opener of this series the Rays have won five straight and 16 of their past 17. Yankees have lost four straight and six of seven as they have been held to two runs or fewer in six of those losses. Play Tampa Bay -125.
Miami Marlins vs. Toronto Blue Jays MLB Pick Prediction 6/1/2021
Marlins at Blue Jays—MLB pick is Miami Marlins +144. Starting for Miami will be Sandy Alcantara. The righthander has allowed two earned runs or fewer in six of his past seven starts. Robbie Ray throws for the Blue Jays. Past three starts the veteran has surrendered ten runs nine earned in 18 1/3rd innings. Concern for the Blue Jays has been their bullpen which sports an ERA of 5.68 past ten games with the Marlins performing much-better. Ray has a 26% home run to fly ball rate and has struggled with hard hit contact the past several seasons. Play Miami +144.
Philadelphia Phillies vs. Cincinnati Reds MLB Pick Prediction 6/1/2021
Phillies at Reds—MLB free pick is Cincinnati Reds +100 odds. On the hill for Cincinnati will be Sonny Gray. The righthander past five starts has allowed seven earned runs in 28 2/3rd innings. Aaron Nola counters for the Phillies. Veteran over his past four starts has surrendered fourteen runs thirteen earned in 21 2/3rd innings. With their loss in the opener the Phillies have lost eight of their past eleven games. Past ten games Philadelphia hitting only .184 against righthanders with a bullpen ERA over six. Phillies dropped 18 of 28 on the road. Play Cincinnati +100.
Washington Nationals vs. Atlanta Braves MLB Pick Prediction 6/1/2021
Nationals at Braves—Free pick is Washington Nationals and Atlanta Braves to play under the total of eight runs. Starting for Atlanta will be Max Fried. The lefthander in his past four starts has allowed four earned runs in 24 innings of work. He faced the Nationals four weeks ago giving up one run over five innings. Stephen Strasburg counters for Washington. The righty in two starts back from his DL stint allowing three earned runs in 10 1/3rd innings. On start against the Braves early this season he allowed no earned runs with one hit in six innings. Nationals have played to under in five of six. They have been held to two runs or fewer in five of six games as this series opened. Nationals bullpen has performed well. Play Washington and Atlanta under eight runs.
Detroit Tigers vs. Milwaukee Brewers MLB Pick Prediction 6/1/2021
Tigers at Brewers—MLB pick is Detroit Tigers and Milwaukee Brewers to play under the total of eight runs. Starting for the Tigers is Matthew Boyd. The lefthander has allowed two earned runs or fewer in five of his past eight starts. Eric Lauer goes for the Brewers. Lauer in his three starts has given up three earned runs in 17 innings striking out sixteen. Tigers under in four straight and six of seven with a push after their 4-3 loss in the opener. Brewers under in four of six. Past ten games. Brewers batting only .197. Tigers on the season batting only .215 against lefty’s. In that ten game period the Tigers bullpen ERA is 2.43 as teams hitting .185 on this unit. Play Detroit and Milwaukee under eight.
San Diego Padres vs. Chicago Cubs MLB Pick Prediction 6/1/2021
Padres at Cubs—MLB free pick is Chicago Cubs +105. Starting for Chicago will be Kyle Hendricks. The veteran in his past three starts has allowed five earned runs in 17 2/3rd innings of work. He has good recent starts against the Padres. Two straight losses for San Diego after losing the opener of this series. They have given up seven or greater runs in three straight. Cubs have won seven of eight. Chicago has won 18 of 28 at home. Chicago has won 12 of 15 against lefthanded starting pitching. Cubs bullpen has been outstanding past ten games with an ERA under one and teams batting .143 on this unit. Play Chicago +105.
Boston Red Sox vs. Houston Astros MLB Pick Prediction 6/1/2021
Red Sox at Astros—Free pick is Houston Astros -115. On the hill for Houston will be Luis Garcia. The righthander in his eight starts has an ERA of 2.93 and WHIP of 1.02. His numbers have been better at home. He held the Dodgers to no earned runs and two hits in six innings in his last start. Veteran Garrett Richards throws for the Red Sox. Richards have dealt with control issues with eleven walks in his past 18 1/3rd innings. Past five games Red Sox batting only .184 against righthanders. Play Houston -115.
Pittsburgh Pirates vs. Kansas City Royals MLB Pick Prediction 6/1/2021
Pirates at Royals—MLB pick is Pittsburgh Pirates +160. On the hill for KC will be Brady Singer. The righthander in his past four starts has given up 18 earned runs in his past 24 1/3rd innings of work. Team record in his past six games is 1-5. Will Crowe counters for the Pirates. He has allowed three earned runs or fewer in five of his past six starts. Pirates have won two of three as they opened this series getting good pitching in their three game series with the Rockies surrendering a total of four runs. Past five games. Pirates bullpen has an ERA of 2.41 as teams batting .206 on this unit. Play Pittsburgh +160.
Texas Rangers vs. Colorado Rockies MLB Pick Prediction 6/1/2021
Rangers at Rockies—MLB free pick is Colorado Rockies -112. Starting for Texas will be Dane Dunning. The righthander has struggled surrendering eleven earned runs in 14 innings of work .German Marquez counters for the Rockies. Marquez in his past three starts has allowed five earned runs with 22 strikeouts in 19 innings of work. He pitched well against the Rangers in two starts last year. Dunnings numbers have been worse on the road. Rockies have a winning record at home with the Rangers 9-20 on the road. Texas opens this series losing all six on this road trip scoring two runs or fewer in four straight. Past ten games Rangers batting only .207 as a team with the bullpen ERA near five. Play Colorado -112.
New York Mets vs. Arizona Diamondbacks MLB Pick Prediction 6/1/2021
Mets at Diamondbacks—MLB pick is New York Mets -117 odds. On the hill for New York is lefthander David Peterson. He has allowed no greater than three earned runs in his past eight starts. Caleb Smith counters for the Diamondbacks. The lefty rarely pitches past three innings. Control has been an issue with an 11% walk rate. Mets have won three straight to open this series. Diamondbacks as this series opened had dropped 13 of 14. Past ten games Mets bullpen has been good with an ERA of 2.83 as teams batting .197 on this unit. Play New York -117.
LA Angels vs. San Francisco Giants MLB Pick Prediction 6/1/2021
Angels at Giants—MLB free pick is San Francisco Giants on the run line -1.5 runs at +130. Getting the start for San Francisco is Alex Wood. The lefthander in eight starts has an ERA of 2.44 and WHIP of 1.02. His numbers have been better at home. With their 6-1 in win the opener the Giants have won four straight and six of seven. Past ten games they are doing a good job of hitting lefty’s with a bullpen ERA of 3.32. Andrew Heaney throws for LAA. Heaney has been hammered as in his past three games allowing thirteen runs twelve earned in fourteen innings. Angels bullpen in that period of ten games has an ERA near five. Play San Francisco on run line -1.5 runs at +130.
Oakland Athletics vs. Seattle Mariners MLB Pick Prediction 6/1/2021
Athletics at Mariners—Free pick is Oakland Athletics and Seattle Mariners to play under the total of eight runs. Starting for the Athletics will be Chris Bassitt. The righty has allowed two earned runs or fewer in eight of his past nine starts. In his two starts against the Mariners last year the righty allowed one run over 12 2/3rd innings. Marco Gonzalez returns for Seattle. Lefty past three starts given up five earned runs in 18 innings of work. He comes back from a forearm injury. Mariners bat only .185 at home. Past five games Athletics hitting only .191 against lefty’s. Both bullpens have performed well. Play Seattle and Oakland under eight.
St Louis Cardinals vs. LA Dodgers MLB Pick Prediction 6/1/2021
Cardinals at Dodgers—MLB pick is LA Dodgers and St Louis Cardinals to play under the total of eight runs. On the mound for St Louis will be Jon Gant. The righthander in his past three starts has given up two earned runs in 15 1/3rd innings of work. He has allowed two earned runs or fewer in eight of nine starts. David Price is the expected starter for LAD. Price is his two starts has allowed no runs in 4 2/3rd innings. In eleven games Price has a strikeout rate of 27.5% and has good control. His velocity is up. Past ten games Dodgers hitting only .208 against righthanders with the Cardinals .176 against lefty’s. Play LA Dodgers and St Louis Cardinals under eight.