Free MLB Picks For Today 7/2/2021
San Diego Padres vs. Philadelphia Phillies MLB Pick Prediction 7/2/2021
Padres at Phillies—MLB pick is San Diego Padres -110. Chris Paddack takes the mound for Philadelphia. The righthander has allowed three earned runs or fewer in eight of his past ten starts. Zach Wheeler counters for the Phillies. Wheeler has put up good numbers on the year but the team is 3-3 in his past six starts. As they closed their series with the Reds the Padres had won nine of ten with the Phillies dropping seven of ten. In that ten game period the Padres hitting .296 against righthanders and Phillies .190. In that period the Phillies bullpen an ERA of 7.20 and WHIP of 1.97. Padres outperforming the Phillies in the bullpen and plate in that span. Play San Diego -110.
Milwaukee Brewers vs. Pittsburgh Pirates MLB Pick Prediction 7/2/2021
Brewers at Pirates—MLB free pick is Milwaukee Brewers -110. Starting for Milwaukee will be Adrian Houser. The righthander has allowed two earned runs or fewer in six of his past nine starts. He faced the Pirates over two weeks ago allowing two earned runs in 5 2/3rd innings. JT Brubaker counters for the Pirates. Brubaker past four starts allowed ten earned runs in 22 1/3rd innings. Pirates are 1-6 in his past seven starts. As they closed out this series the Brewers had won eight straight with the Pirates losing seven of ten. Past ten games Pirates hitting only .224 against righthanders with Brewers bullpen an ERA of 2.36 as teams batting .207 on this unit. Pirates last in scoring and homers. Play Milwaukee -110.
LA Dodgers vs. Washington Nationals MLB Pick Prediction 7/2/2021
Dodgers at Nationals—Free pick is Washington Nationals +125. On the mound for Washington is Max Scherzer. The righthander in great form as in his past four starts allowed three earned runs in 19 innings. He has pitched well against the Dodgers allowing two earned runs or fewer in nine of ten starts. Julio Urias counters for the Dodgers. The lefty in his past six starts allowed 20 earned runs in 31 innings. Past ten games Dodgers hitting .206 with Nationals batting .289. Play Washington +125.
New York Mets vs. New York Yankees MLB Pick Prediction 7/2/2021
Mets at Yankees—MLB pick is New York Mets +150. On the hill for New York is Taijuan Walker. The righthander has allowed two earned runs or fewer in seven of his past nine games. In two starts against the Yankees last year the righthander allowed one earned run. Gerrit Cole is the expected starter for NYY. Past five starts Cole allowed sixteen earned runs in 31 innings. New York Yankees has lost five of their past six games. In their past ten games Yankees a bullpen ERA of 5.50. Play Mets +150.
Tampa Bay Rays vs. Toronto Blue Jays MLB Pick Prediction 7/2/2021
Rays at Blue Jays—MLB free pick is Toronto Blue Jays +105. Expected to start for the Blue Jays is Alex Manoah. The rookie has allowed one earned run or fewer in three of his past four starts. He has a 26.8% strikeout rate and teams batting .200 on him. Ryan Yarbrough is expected to begin this game. Past three starts lefthander given up 12 earned runs in 14 1/3rd innings. As this series opened the Rays had lost three straight. Blue Jays as they close their series with the Blue Jays had won eight of ten. In that ten game period the Blue Jays hitting .306 while the Rays batting .188 against righthanders. In that period Tampa Bay a bullpen ERA of 5.91. Blue Jays outperforming the Rays at the starter, bullpen and batters box. Play Toronto +105.
Houston Astros vs. Cleveland Indians MLB Pick Prediction 7/2/2021
Astros at Indians—Free pick is Houston Astros on run line -1.5 runs at -110 odds. Starting for Houston is Lance McCullers. The righthander has allowed two earned runs or fewer in five of his past six starts. Same Hentges tosses for the Indians. The lefty has been pounded by surrendering nineteen earned runs in his past five starts working 17 1/3rd innings. Past ten games Indians batting .205 against righthanders with a bullpen ERA of 5.40. Astros best in baseball in scoring and hitting. Indians 25th in hitting. Play Houston on run line -1.5 runs at -110.
Chicago Cubs vs. Cincinnati Reds MLB Pick Prediction 7/2/2021
Cubs at Reds—MLB free pick is Chicago Cubs +140. Alec Mills starts for the Cubs. He has put up better numbers on the road. Mills has surrendered two earned runs or fewer in three of his past four starts. Sonny Gray throws for the Reds. Gray returns from over three weeks away from a groin injury so he may not go very deep in this game. That exposes a Reds bullpen with an ERA of 6.17 and WHIP of 1.47 at home on the season. After dropping the second game of the series to the Padres the Reds have lost four of six. Play Chicago Cubs +140.
Chicago White Sox vs. Detroit Tigers MLB Pick Prediction 7/2/2021
White Sox at Tigers—Free pick is Detroit Tigers +143. Starting for the White Sox is Lance Lynn. The righthander has allowed nine earned runs in his past three starts working thirteen innings. Casey Mize is on the mound for Detroit. Mize in his last start held the Astros to one run over six innings. He has allowed three earned runs or fewer in ten straight starts. His bullpen has a rest with a day off on Thursday. Tigers enter winning six of their past nine games. They are getting god work from a bullpen with an ERA of 3.22 past ten games while the White Sox in that period an ERA of 6.32 with WHIP of 1.57. Play Detroit +143.
Miami Marlins vs. Atlanta Braves MLB Pick Prediction 7/2/2021
Marlins at Braves—MLB pick is Miami Marlins and Atlanta Braves to play under the total of nine runs. Getting the start for Miami is Zach Thompson. The righthander in his four starts has an ERA of 1.50 and WHIP of 1.00. Drew Smyly goes for the Braves. Smyly has shown improvement by surrendering three earned runs in his past three starts tossing 16 2/3rd innings. Marlins have struggled to score runs this season sitting 27th in scoring and 28th in home runs. Past ten games Miami batting .212 against lefthanders and Braves .213 against righthanders. Each bullpen in great form with Marlins ERA 1.800 with WHIP of 0.94 and Braves ERA 2.97 in that ten game period. Play Miami and Atlanta under nine.
St Louis Cardinals vs. Colorado Rockies MLB Pick Prediction 7/2/2021
Cardinals at Rockies—MLB free pick is Colorado Rockies +111. Getting the start for the Rockies will be Chi Chi Gonzalez. The righthander has put up better numbers at home with a 2-0 record and ERA of 4.68. He held the Brewers to one run over five innings in his past start. Johan Oviedo takes the hill for St Louis. Oviedo has struggled with an ERA of 5.23 and WHIP of 1.58 on the season. Control has been a major factor with a walk rate of 12.6%. As this series began the Rockies had won 28 of 44 at home and the Cardinals dropping 23 of 40 on the road. Past ten games Cardinals batting .206 as a team. Play Colorado +111.
Minnesota Twins vs. Kansas City Royals MLB Pick Prediction 7/2/2021
Twins at Royals—Free pick is Minnesota Twins -110. On the mound for Minnesota will be JA Happ. The lefthander past two starts allowed five earned runs in 10 2/3rd innings. Brady Singer goes for KC. He does not go deep into games going 5 2/3rd innings of fewer in six of his past seven starts. Royals have lost nine straight heading home with no rest. Past ten games Royals bullpen an ERA of 7.44 with WHIP of 1.75. Twins performing better in the pen and KC bullpen exposed with Singer starting. Twins ninth in hitting and second best in home runs. Play Minnesota -110.
Baltimore Orioles vs. LA Angels MLB Pick Prediction 7/2/2021
Orioles at Angels—MLB pick is Baltimore Orioles and LA Angels to play over the total of 9.5 runs. Griffin Canning gets the start for LAA. The righthander has struggled at home with an ERA of 5.14 and WHIP of 1.50. Keegan Akin goes for the Orioles. Akin has struggled in his six starts with an ERA of 7.11 and WHIP of 1.61. The lefthander past three starts allowed nineteen earned runs in fourteen innings. Past ten games Baltimore bullpen an ERA of 5.14 and WHIP of 1.65 with the Angels pen a WHIP of 1.45. Play Baltimore and LAA over 9.5.
Boston Red Sox vs. Oakland Athletics MLB Pick Prediction 7/2/2021
Red Sox at Athletics—MLB free pick is Boston Red Sox -104. Eduardo Rodriguez starts for the Red Sox. Rodriguez past two starts allowed five earned runs in 12 innings of work. Frankie Montas goes for the Athletics. Montas past two starts surrendered ten earned runs with five walks over 10 2/3rd innings. As this series opens the Red Sox had won seven straight. Athletics have dropped eight of eleven after losing a three game home series to Texas. Past ten games Oakland hitting only .190 against lefty’s with Red Sox bullpen an ERA of 0.98 as teams batting .186 on this unit. Play Boston -104.
San Francisco Giants vs. Arizona Diamondbacks MLB Pick Prediction 7/2/2021
Giants at Diamondbacks—Free pick is San Francisco Giants -142. On the mound for San Francisco is Alex Wood. He has put up good numbers on the year with an ERA of 3.31 and WHIP of 1.16 in thirteen starts. He faced the Diamondbacks over two weeks ago giving up two earned runs in six innings. Zac Gallen throws for the Diamondbacks. In three starts since returning from the DL the righthander has not gone deeper than five innings. Team record is 0-5 in his past five starts. Gallen in his past two starts against the Giants allowed eight earned runs in 7 2/3rd innings. As this series opened the Diamondbacks had lost seven of eight. This is a huge step down in class for San Francisco after facing the Dodgers. Past ten games Diamondbacks bullpen an ERA of 6.15 as teams batting .288 on this unit. Giants pen performing better. Play San Francisco -142.
Texas Rangers vs. Seattle Mariners MLB Pick Prediction 7/2/2021
Rangers at Mariners—MLB pick is Texas Rangers and Seattle Mariners to play under the total of eight runs. Kyle Gibson gets the start for the Rangers. The righthander has allowed two earned runs or fewer in eight starts starts. Logan Gilbert counters for the Mariners. Givsion has surrendered two earned runs or fewer in five of his past six starts. Mariners return home where they scored only two runs in each of their two games against the Rockies. At home Seattle bats .205 but their bullpen has an ERA of 3.45 with WHIP of 1.06. Past ten games Rangers bullpen has shown improvement Play Texas and Seattle under eight.