Free MLB Picks For Today 6/22/2021
Cincinnati Reds vs. Minnesota Twins MLB Pick Prediction 6/22/2021
Reds at Twins—MLB pick is Minnesota Twins +105. Starting for the Twins will be Bailey Ober. The righthander in his past three starts has allowed three earned runs in thirteen innings of work. Wade Miley counters for Minnesota. He too has put up good numbers. But Twins hitting better right now and their bullpen ERA in the past five games 3.05 with the Reds pen an ERA near seven. Play Minnesota +105.
Houston Astros vs. Baltimore Orioles MLB Pick Prediction 6/22/2021
Astros at Orioles—MLB free pick is Houston Astros on the run line -1.5 runs at -113. On the hill for Houston is Zack Greinke. The veteran has pitched well on the road with an ERA of 2.20 and WHIP of 0.86. Jorge Lopez counters for the Orioles. The righthander has struggled as in his past three starts allowed thirteen earned runs in fourteen innings. Astros opened this series on a seven game win streak with six of those wins by two or greater runs. Orioles have lost nine of ten hitting .213 with a bullpen ERA of 5.66 in that span. Astros hitting .299 with an ERA of 2.93 and WHIP of 1.04 in that period. Play Houston run line -1.5 runs -113.
Washington Nationals vs. Philadelphia Phillies MLB Pick Prediction 6/22/2021
National at Phillies—Free pick is Washington Nationals and Philadelphia Phillies to play under the total of seven runs. Getting the start for Washington is Zack Wheeler. The righthander has been outstanding with an ERA of 2.15 and WHIP of 0.93 in his fourteen starts. Past two starts he has allowed no runs over fourteen innings. He has pitched well against the Nationals the past two seasons. Max Scherzer is the expected starter for the Nationals. Scherzer in thirteen starts an ERA of 2.21 and WHIP of 0.81. He faced Philadelphia three weeks ago allowing one earned run in 7 2/3rd innings. Both bullpens good form past ten games with Nationals an ERA of 0.77 and Phillies 3.34. Teams in that period hitting .150 on Nationals pen and .172 on the Phillies. Play Washington and Philadelphia under seven.
Chicago White Sox vs. Pittsburgh Pirates MLB Pick Prediction 6/22/2021
White Sox at Pirates—MLB pick is Chicago White Sox on the run line -1.5 runs at +100. Expected to start for Chicago is Lucas Giolito. The righthander in his fourteen starts and ERA of 3.86 and WHIP of 1.10. Tyler Anderson counters for the Pirates. Past five starts the lefty has allowed 22 earned runs in 27 1/3rd innings. White Sox have won 32 of 37 games facing lefthanded starters. Huge step down in class for the White Sox after facing the Astros. They go from facing one of the top offenses in baseball to a team last in runs and homers. Pirates have dropped 11 of 13 to begin this series. Past ten games Pirates bullpen an ERA of 6.62 and White Sox pen at 3.15. Play Chicago White Sox run line -1.5 runs at +100.
Kansas City Royals vs. New York Yankees MLB Pick Prediction 6/22/2021
Royals at Yankees—MLB free pick is Kansas City Royals and New York Yankees to play over the total of eight runs. Starting for KC will be Brady Singer. The righthander has struggled on the road with an ERA of 5.60 in his six starts. Gerrit Cole counters for the Yankees. Cole past three games allowed nine earned runs with five homers over nineteen innings. KC bats have shown improvement past ten games. But their bullpen has an ERA over five and Yankees near five in that period. Play Kansas City and New York over eight.
Atlanta Braves vs. New York Mets MLB Pick Prediction 6/22/2021
Braves at Mets—Free pick is New York Mets -109. Starting for New York will be Marcus Stroman. The righthander has allowed two earned runs or fewer in seven of his past nine games. He has pitched well against the Braves in his career. Charlie Morton counters for Atlanta. Veteran has surrendered nine earned runs in his past 21 2/3rd innings. After losing the first game of their doubleheader on Monday the Braves had been held to a total of four runs in their past three games. With the Game 1 win the Mets have won 21 of 28 at home. Mets bullpen at home an ERA of 2.74 as teams bat .194 on this unit. Braves bullpen on the road with an ERA of 5.34 and WHIP of 1.58. Play New York -109.
St Louis Cardinals vs. Detroit Tigers MLB Pick Prediction 6/22/2021
Cardinals at Tigers—MLB pick is Detroit Tigers +105. On the hill for Detroit will be Tarik Skubal. The lefty has allowed three earned runs or fewer in six straight starts. Johan Oviedo counters for the Cardinals. He pitches to high contact and has issues with control with an 11.6% walk rate. As this series opened St Louis had dropped three of four. They have been held to two runs or fewer in seven of their past nine games. Past ten games Cardinals hitting .180 against lefty’s. Detroit doing a lot better hitting righthanders. Play Detroit +105.
Toronto Blue Jays vs. Miami Marlins MLB Pick Prediction 6/22/2021
Blue Jays at Marlins—MLB free pick is Miami Marlins -105. Sandy Alcantara gets the start for the Marlins. The righthander has pitched well this season with an ERA of 3.09 and WHIP of 1.06 in his fifteen starts. He has allowed two earned runs or fewer in eight of his past ten starts. Ross Stripling counters for the Blue Jays. Past five games the righthander has surrendered fourteen earned runs in 26 innings. As this series opens the Blue Jays had lost five of their past seven. Past ten games Blue Jays bullpen ERA at 5.88. Marlins due have a winning home record. Play Miami -105.
Boston Red Sox vs. Tampa Bay Rays MLB Pick Prediction 6/22/2021
Red Sox at Rays—Free pick is Tampa Bay Rays -105. Starting for Tampa Bay will be Andrew Kittredge. The opener has pitched well this season with an ERA of 1.34 in 33 2/3rd innings on the year. Eduardo Rodriguez counters for the Red Sox. The lefthander has been hammered for 28 earned runs in his past six starts working 27 2/3rd innings. Past ten games Rays bullpen ERA is 1.37 with a WHIP of 0.66. Red Sox pen in that period an ERA of 5.02 as teams are hitting .302 on them. Tampa Bay has won 19 of 33 at home. Play Tampa Bay -105.
Cleveland Indians vs. Chicago Cubs MLB Pick Prediction 6/22/2021
Indians at Cubs—MLB pick is Cleveland Indians +166. On the mound for Chicago is Kyle Hendricks. The righthander has not been as sharp at home with an ERA of 4.60 in eight starts. Eli Morgan counters for the Indians. The rookie posted some good strikeout numbers in Triple A. He has pitched 6 1/3rd innings in two starts and struggled. Indians opened this series winning seven of ten doing a good job hitting righthanders and from their bullpen. Cubs in that period of ten games hitting only .161 as a team. Indians do have a winning record on the road. Play Cleveland +166.
Oakland Athletics vs. Texas Rangers MLB Pick Prediction 6/22/2021
Athletics at Rangers—MLB free pick is Oakland Athletics -143. On the mound for the Athletics will be Cole Irvin. The lefthander has been better on the road where he has an ERA of 2.76 in his five starts. Jordan Lyles counters for the Rangers. The veteran has allowed sixteen earned runs in his past five starts working 27 1/3rd innings. Texas has lost six of their past seven games after winning the opener of this series. Past ten games Rangers hitting only .174 against lefthanders and their bullpen has an ERA over five. Play Oakland -143.
San Francisco Giants vs. LA Angels MLB Pick Prediction 6/22/2021
Giants at Angels—Free pick is San Francisco Giants +116. On the hill for the Giants will be Anthony DeSclafani. The righthander has allowed three earned runs in his past three starts working 20 innings. Andrew Heaney counters for the Angels. Past six starts the lefty has surrendered 17 earned runs in 32 innings. Giants opens this series winning six of their past seven games. Past ten games they are hitting .287 as a team with a bullpen ERA of 2.95 and WHIP of 0.98. In that period the Angels an ERA in the pen of 5.01. Play San Francisco +116.
Milwaukee Brewers vs. Arizona Diamondbacks MLB Pick Prediction 6/22/2021
Brewers at Diamondbacks—MLB pick is Milwaukee Brewers -146. On the mound for Milwaukee will be Freddy Peralta. The righthander has pitched well with an ERA of 2.28 and WHIP of 0.87 in his thirteen starts. He has allowed two earned runs or fewer in nine of his past ten starts. He faced Arizona nearly three weeks ago allowing one run in 7 1/3rd innings. Zac Gallen throws for the Diamondbacks. He returned from the DL and worked 2 2/3rd innings against the Giants allowing four earned runs. Arizona had lost 17 straight when this series opened. Past ten games Diamondbacks bullpen an ERA of 8.50 as teams are batting .312 on this unit. Brewers performing better in the pen with an ERA of 3.27 in that period. Play Milwaukee -146.
LA Dodgers vs. San Diego Padres MLB Pick Prediction 6/22/2021
Dodgers at Padres—MLB free pick is LA Dodgers -125. On the mound for LAD will be Clayton Kershaw. The lefty has allowed two earned runs in his past two starts working twelve innings. Blake Snell is the expected starter for the Padres. Snell has allowed 22 earned runs in his past five starts tossing 21 innings. LAD could have Max Muncy and Bellinger back. LAD had won eight of ten to open this series. In that period, they are hitting better than the Padres. Play LA Dodgers -125.
Colorado Rockies vs. Seattle Mariners MLB Pick Prediction 6/22/2021
Rockies at Mariners—Free pick is Seattle Mariners -145. Starting for the Mariners will be Chris Flexen. The righthander has allowed eight earned runs in his past four starts tossing 27 innings. Kyle Freeland throws for the Rockies. Freeland past four games surrendered 21 earned runs in 16 2/3rd innings. Seattle has won seven of eight. They have won 23 of 38 at home. Rockies have lost 27 of 32 on the road. Colorado hits only .198 away from home. Play Seattle -145.