Free MLB Picks For Today 6/9/2021
San Francisco Giants vs. Texas Rangers MLB Pick Prediction 6/9/2021
Giants at Rangers—MLB pick is San Francisco Giants and Texas Rangers to play under the total of 8.5 runs. Starting for Texas will be Kyle Gibson. The righthander has pitched well with an ERA of 2.06 and WHIP of 1.01 in his eleven starts. Past four straights Gibson allowed four earned runs in 24 1/3rd innings. Giants are expected to bring up Sam Long to make his MLB debut. Long has posted great numbers in the minors with extremely high strikeout rates at every stop. Past ten games Rangers hitting only .189 as a team. Giants bullpen in that period has performed well with an ERA of 3.05 as teams batting .170 on this unit. Play San Francisco and Texas under 8.5.
Arizona Diamondbacks vs. Oakland Athletics MLB Pick Prediction 6/9/2021
Diamondbacks at Athletics—MLB free pick is Oakland Athletics on the run line -1.5 runs at +126 odds. On the hill for Oakland will be Sean Manaea. The lefty is in great form as in his past three starts allowing two earned runs in 20 2/3rd innings of work. Matt Peacock the expected starter for the Diamondbacks. Peacock pitching to high contact and has an ERA approaching five. His home run to fly ball rate is 26.1%. As this series opened the Diamondbacks had lost five straight and eight of ten. They are hitting only .208 on the road and have lost 25 of 34 away from home to open this series. Play Oakland on run line -1.5 runs +126.
LA Dodgers vs. Pittsburgh Pirates MLB Pick Prediction 6/9/2021
Dodgers at Pirates—Free pick is LA Dodgers on the run line -1.5 runs at -105. Starting for the Pirates will be Tyler Anderson. The lefthander in his past four starts has allowed 20 runs 18 earned tossing 20 1/3rd innings. Tony Gonsolin is the expected LA starter. He has an ERA of 2.60 in parts of two seasons in the Majors. LA pitching will be facing a weak hitting Pirates team that is last in the Majors in runs scored and home runs. LA is best in run production and 12th in homers. Play Dodgers on run line -1.5 runs at -105.
Chicago Cubs vs. San Diego Padres MLB Pick Prediction 6/9/2021
Cubs at Padres—MLB pick is Chicago Cubs and San Diego Padres to play under the total of eight runs. Starting for San Diego will be Yu Darvish. The righty has allowed two earned runs or fewer in eight of his past nine starts. Jake Arrieta goes for San Diego. The veteran has surrendered two earned runs or fewer in five of his past eight starts. Past ten games Cubs hitting only .215 against righthanders and Padres .221 as a team. Both bullpens in this period ERA’s under three as Cubs allowing .169 hitting and Padres .214. Play Chicago and San Diego under eight.
New York Mets vs. Baltimore Orioles MLB Pick Prediction 6/9/2021
Mets at Orioles—MLB free pick is New York Mets -146. On the hill for New York is Taijuan Walker. The righthander has pitched well as in his ten starts posts and ERA of 2.17 and WHIP of 1.06. He has allowed one earned run or fewer in five of his past seven starts. He faced the Orioles four weeks ago allowing one run over seven innings. Past four starts against Orioles the righthander allowed two runs in 22 1/3rd innings. Matt Harvey throws for the Orioles. Harvey in his past five starts allowed 24 earned runs in 16 2/3rd innings. New York opens this series winning seven of ten with Orioles losing 20 of 30 at home. Play Mets -146.
Atlanta Braves vs. Philadelphia Phillies MLB Pick Prediction 6/9/2021
Braves at Phillies—Free pick is Philadelphia Phillies -123. Starting for Philadelphia will be Zach Eflin. The righthander has pitched well at home with an ERA of 2.25 and WHIP of 1.06 in his five starts. Tucker Davidson makes his third start on the year. Davidson in two starts allowed three earned runs with six walks tossing 11 2/3rd innings. Past ten games Braves batting only .216 against righthanders with Phillies doing a great job in this period of hitting lefty’s. Atlanta bullpen in that period sits with an ERA of 5.50. Play Philadelphia -123.
Seattle Mariners vs. Detroit Tigers MLB Pick Prediction 6/9/2021
Mariners at Tigers—MLB pick is Detroit Tigers -120. Starting for Detroit will be Casey Mize. The righthander has been outstanding surrendering nine earned runs in his past six starts working 38 innings. He held Seattle to one run over 7 2/3rd innings three weeks ago in a Tigers 4-1 win. Chris Flexen is the starter for the Mariners. The righthander has struggled by allowing thirteen earned runs in his past three starts tossing 14 2/3rd innings. As this series opened the Tigers had won five of nine. Past ten games the Detroit bullpen has an ERA of 3.39 while the Mariners pen is at 6.52 ERA. Mariners batting only .213 against righthanders on the road. Play Detroit -120.
Milwaukee Brewers vs. Cincinnati Reds MLB Pick Prediction 6/9/2021
Brewers at Reds—MLB free pick is Milwaukee Brewers -115. Starting for Milwaukee will be Brett Anderson. The lefty has pitched well against the Reds the past two seasons by allowing seven earned runs in 20 2/3rd innings. Vladimir Gutierrez makes his third start of the season. Five walks allowed in his ten innings of work along with two earned runs. He averages only five innings a start and makes his first start at Great American Ballpark which is kind to hitters. Reds bullpen at home has an ERA over seven and at home they are batting only .189 against lefthanders. Play Milwaukee -115.
Colorado Rockies vs. Miami Marlins MLB Pick Prediction 6/9/2021
Rockies at Marlins—Free pick is Miami Marlins and Colorado Rockies to play under the total of 7.5 runs. Starting for Colorado will be Austin Gomber. The lefthander has allowed two earned runs or fewer in five straight starts. Miami expected starter is Braxton Garrett. The lefthander makes his first start of the season after pitching three innings of relief. Garrett has put up good numbers in the minors. He is pitching to a Rockies lineup that bats only .195 on the road. Past ten games Marlins hitting only .216. Miami bullpen has been good at home and Rockies better away from their stadium. Play Colorado and Miami under 7.5.
Washington Nationals vs. Tampa Bay Rays MLB Pick Prediction 6/9/2021
Nationals at Rays—MLB pick is Tampa Bay Rays -146. On the hill for Tampa Bay will be Shane McClanahan. The lefthander in his past three starts has allowed five earned runs in 13 1/3rd innings. Patrick Corbin counters for the Nationals. The lefty I his past four starts has given up 15 earned runs in 21 innings. When this series opened the Nationals had dropped seven of ten with the Rays winning seven of ten. In that ten game period the Nationals batting only .214 as a team with a bullpen ERA of 6.09. Rays bullpen in that span has an ERA of 1.69. Play Tampa Bay -146.
Houston Astros vs. Boston Red Sox MLB Pick Prediction 6/9/2021
Astros at Red Sox—MLB free pick is Boston Red Sox -133. Starting for the Red Sox will be Nathan Eovaldi. The righthander in his past three starts has allowed three earned runs in 16 2/3rd innings. Jake Odorizzi counters for the Astros. Veteran has struggled as in his five starts posts and ERA of 7.16 and WHIP of 1.47. Astros 1-4 in his starts. Red Sox bullpen past ten games ERA of 3.07 with Astros approaching an ERA of five. Play Boston -133.
New York Yankees vs. Minnesota Twins MLB Pick Prediction 6/9/2021
Yankees at Twins—Free pick is Minnesota Twins on the run line +1.5 runs at -110 odds. Starting for New York will be Gerritt Cole. The righthander in his past four starts has allowed 11 earned runs in 23 innings of work. Randy Dobnak counters for the Twins. He comes off an outing against the Orioles allowing three earned runs in 5 2/3rd innings. Yankees opened this series on a four game losing streak dropping eight of ten. In that ten game period they are hitting only .217. In that period Twins hitting better and getting good work out of their bullpen with an ERA of 3.63 as teams batting .197 on this unit. Play Minnesota on run line +1.5 runs -110.
Toronto Blue Jays vs. Chicago White Sox MLB Pick Prediction 6/9/2021
Blue Jays at White Sox—MLB pick is Toronto Blue Jays and Chicago White Sox to play under the total of 8.5 runs. Starting for Toronto will be Alek Manoah. The prospect in two starts has allowed four earned runs with 12 strikeouts in 9 1/3rd innings. Lance Lynn counters for Chicago. Lynn has been outstanding with an ERA of 1.38 and WHIP of 0.93 in his ten starts with the under coming in seven of those games. Both bullpen good form past ten games as teams batting .108 on White Sox pen and .219 on the Blue Jays. Play Toronto and Chicago under 8.5.
Cleveland Indians vs. St Louis Cardinals MLB Pick Prediction 6/9/2021
Indians at Cardinals—MLB free pick is Cleveland Indians +105. Starting for Cleveland will be Jean Carlos Mejia. The prospect has one start and three relief appearance and allowed no runs in eight innings. A great strikeout rate in the minors. Adam Wainwright counters for the Cardinals. Wainwright in his past four starts has given up thirteen earned runs in 24 innings of work. As this series opened the Cardinals had lost five straight and seven of eight. In their past ten games Cardinals hitting only .220 against righthanders. Play Cleveland +105.
Kansas City Royals vs. LA Angels MLB Pick Prediction 6/9/2021
Royals at Angels—Free pick is Kansas City Royals +118. On the mound for KC will be Brad Keller. The righthander has allowed three earned runs or fewer in eight straight starts. He faced the Angels earlier in the year allowing one run over 5 2/3rd innings in victory. Griffin Canning tosses for LAA. Canning past three starts allowed eleven earned runs in 11 1/3rd innings. Past ten games Royals batting .284 with a bullpen ERA of 3.18 holding teams to .174 hitting. That is outperforming the Angels. Play Kansas City +118.