Free MLB Picks For Today 6/2/2021
Philadelphia Phillies vs. Cincinnati Reds MLB Pick Prediction 6/2/2021
Phillies at Reds—MLB pick is Cincinnati Reds -101. Getting the start for Cincinnati will be Vladimir Gutierrez. In his lone start the righthander allowed one earned run with two hits over five innings against the Cubs. Gutierrez had a high strikeout rate at every stop in the minors. Spencer Howard counters for the Phillies. He doesn’t go deep into his games as in his past four starts allowed nine earned runs in 14 2/3rd innings of work. With their loss in the opener of this series the Phillies had dropped seven of ten and have dropped 19 of 29 on the road. Past ten games Philadelphia hitting .197 against righthanders with a bullpen ERA of 6.55 as teams are hitting .289 on this unit. Reds performing better in those areas. Play Cincinnati -101.
Chicago White Sox vs. Cleveland Indians MLB Pick Prediction 6/2/2021
White Sox at Indians—MLB free pick is Chicago White Sox on the run line -1.5 runs at -110 odds. On the mound for the White Sox will be Lance Lynn. The righthander is in great form as in his past five starts allowing four earned runs in 28 innings. Team record is 6-3 with all six wins coming by two runs or greater. As they split the doubleheader to open this series the White Sox had won seven of nine. Past ten games Indians hitting only .206 against righthanders. In that period White Sox bullpen ERA sits at 2.10 as teams hitting .191 on this unit. Play Chicago on run line -1.5 runs at -110.
San Diego Padres vs. Chicago Cubs MLB Pick Prediction 6/2/2021
Padres at Cubs—Free pick is Chicago Cubs +105. On the mound for Chicago will be Adbert Alzolay. The righthander in his past three starts allowed five earned runs in 17 innings of work. Dinelson Lamet counters for the Padres. He has gone no deeper than three innings in his four starts and has allowed three earned runs in his past five innings of work. With their win in the opener Chicago has won seven of eight winning 19 of 29 at home. Past ten games Padres hitting only .201 against righthanders. Cubs bullpen has been outstanding in that period with an ERA under one and WHIP of 0.91 in that period. Play Chicago +105.
New York Mets vs. Arizona Diamondbacks MLB Pick Prediction 6/2/2021
Mets at Diamondbacks—MLB pick is New York Mets -112. Lefthander David Peterson moves to Wednesday start. The lefty has allowed three earned runs or fewer in eight straight starts. Madison Bumgarner counters for the Diamondbacks. Bumgarner was hammered in his past three starts for sixteen runs thirteen earned working 14 innings. By winning the opener the Mets have won four straight with the Diamondbacks dropping 14 of 15. Diamondbacks bullpen has struggled at home with an ERA of 5.27 with teams batting .300 on them. Play New York -112.
Minnesota Twins vs. Baltimore Orioles MLB Pick Prediction 6/2/2021
Twins at Orioles—MLB free pick is Minnesota Twins and Baltimore Orioles to play over the total of 9.5 runs. On the mound for Minnesota is Randy Dobnak. The righthander in his last start surrendered six earned runs in six innings. He pitches to high contact as the strikeout rate has fallen. Baltimore is leaning to an opener and could open with a pitcher from Triple A. Means won’t start on three days rest. That means a heavy workload for an Orioles bullpen that sits with an ERA near seven and WHIP of 1.69 over their past ten games. Play Minnesota and Baltimore over 9.5 runs.
Tampa Bay Rays vs. New York Yankees MLB Pick Prediction 6/2/2021
Rays at Yankees—Free pick is Tampa Bay Rays +111. On the hill for Tampa Bay will be Shane McClanahan. Team record is 5-1 in his six starts. Past two starts the lefty has surrendered one earned run in ten innings. Jordan Montgomery throws for the Yankees. Montgomery in his past three starts giving up eight earned runs in 14 2/3rd innings. In three starts against Tampa Bay this year the lefthander has allowed nine earned runs in 17 innings of work. With their win in the opener of this series the Rays have won five straight and 16 of their past 17 with Yankees dropping six of seven. Past five games Yankees hitting only .194 against lefty’s. Play Tampa Bay +111.
Miami Marlins vs. Toronto Blue Jays MLB Pick Prediction 6/2/2021
Marlins at Blue Jays—MLB pick is Miami Marlins and Toronto Blue Jays to play under the total of 8.5 runs. Starting for Miami is Pablo Lopez. The righthander has pitched well as in his eleven starts has an ERA of 2.71 and WHIP of 1.13. He has allowed two earned runs or fewer in eight of his past ten starts. Prospect Alek Manoah counters for the Blue Jays. Manoah delivered in his first MLB start holding the Yankees to no runs and two hits with seven strikeouts in six innings of work. As they opened this series the Marlins have played under in five straight and eight of ten scoring two runs or fewer in four of five. In that ten game span Marlins bullpen has been good with an ERA of 3.03 and WHIP of 1.07. Play Miami and Toronto under 8.5.
Washington Nationals vs. Atlanta Braves MLB Pick Prediction 6/2/2021
Nationals at Braves—MLB free pick is Washington Nationals and Atlanta Braves to play over the total of 8.5 runs. Veteran Jon Lester is expected to start on short rest in this spot. Lester in his past three starts has given up 12 earned runs with four homers in 13 1/3rd innings. Jon Lester has an ERA of four or greater in four of his past five seasons. Teams are hitting .289 on Lester. Drew Smyly throws for Atlanta. The lefthander has struggled as in his past seven starts allowing 26 earned runs in 36 1/3rd innings of work. Past ten games Braves hitting .369 against lefthanders and the Nationals averaging 6.60 runs per game on lefty’s. Play Washington and Atlanta over 8.5.
Boston Red Sox vs. Houston Astros MLB Pick Prediction 6/2/2021
Red Sox at Astros—MLB pick is Houston Astros -130. On the hill for Houston is Framber Valdez. In his opening start of 2021, the lefty held the Padres to on run and two hits over four innings. Dating back to last year, Valdez has allowed two earned runs or fewer in six straight games. Nick Pivetta goes for the Red Sox. The righty in is past two starts has allowed nine runs eight earned in 11 innings of work. Past five games Red Sox batting only .213 as a team with the bullpen with a WHIP of 1.81 as teams are batting .286 on this unit. Play Houston -130.
Texas Rangers vs. Colorado Rockies MLB Pick Prediction 6/2/2021
Rangers at Rockies—MLB free pick is Colorado Rockies -110 odds. Starting for Colorado will be Antonio Senzatela. The righthander in his past four starts has allowed five earned runs in 16 innings of work. Jordan Lyles throws for the Rangers. Past two starts the righty has surrendered seven earned runs in 12 innings. As this series opened the Rangers are 9-20 on the road and have lost the first six games of this road trip. Past five games Rangers hitting only .189 against righthanders. Rockies hit well at home and have a winning record in their park. Play Colorado -110.
St Louis Cardinals vs. LA Dodgers MLB Pick Prediction 6/2/2021
Cardinals at Dodgers—Free pick is St Louis Cardinals and LA Dodgers to play under the total of eight runs. Walker Buehler gets the start for LA. The righthander in his past three starts has allowed two earned runs in 20 innings of work. He has a WHIP of 0.90 on the year. Carlos Martinez counters for the Cardinals. Marinez has settled down in his starters role with a WHIP of 1.07 in his thirteen starts. Past ten games LAD hitting only .216 against righthanders and Cardinals .211 as a team. LA bullpen has been good at home with an ERA under three. Play St Louis and LA under eight.
Oakland Athletics vs. Seattle Mariners MLB Pick Prediction 6/2/2021
Athletics at Mariners—MLB pick is Oakland Athletics -138. Starting for Oakland is Sean Manaea. The lefthander in his past three starts allowed five earned runs in 17 2/3rd innings of work. He has pitched well against the Mariners in his career. Chris Flexen throws for the Mariners. Past four games the righty has surrendered thirteen earned runs in 20 2/3rd innings. Flexen pitching to high contact and teams batting .304 against him. His velocity averages only 89 miles per hour. Seattle only bats .163 against lefty’s at home. Play Oakland -138.