Free MLB Picks For Today 7/8/2021
LA Dodgers vs. Miami Marlins MLB Pick Prediction 7/8/2021
Dodgers at Marlins—MLB pick is Miami Marlins +143. Starting for Miami will be Sandy Alcantara. The righthander has allowed two earned runs or fewer in seven of his past nine starts. Julio Urias counters for the Dodgers. The lefthander in his past three starts allowed eleven runs nine earned in 15 1/3rd innings. Marlins have won the first two of this series. Their bullpen has been good as in their past ten games an ERA of 2.11 as teams batting .195 on this unit. Play Miami +143.
Oakland Athletics vs. Houston Astros MLB Pick Prediction 7/8/2021
Athletics at Astros—MLB free pick is Oakland Athletics and Houston Astros to play over the total of nine runs. Following the first game of this series the teams have played to over in nine of their eleven meetings. Frankie Montas starts for the Athletics. The righthander in his past three starts allowed twelve earned runs in 15 2/3rd innings. Lance McCullers counters for the Astros. The righty does not go deep into games averaing about 5 1/3rd past five starts. Past three starts McCullers allowed six earned runs in 16 2/3rd innings. Past ten games both bullpens have ERA near five and WHIP’s near 1.50. Play Oakland and Houston over nine.
Colorado Rockies vs. Arizona Diamondbacks MLB Pick Prediction 7/8/2021
Rockies at Diamondbacks—Free pick is Arizona Diamondbacks -129. On the mound for Arizona is Jake Faria. One good start and one bad one for Faria. He has worked out of the bullpen this year. Chi Chi Gonzalez is the starter for the Rockies. The righthander has struggled on the road with an ERA of 6.75 and WHIP of 1.50 in his seven starts. After losing the opener of this series the Rockies have lost 32 of 38 on the road where they bat .191 against righthanders. Past ten games Colorado bullpen an ERA of 6.82 with WHIP of 1.64. Play Arizona -129.
New York Yankees vs. Seattle Mariners MLB Pick Prediction 7/8/2021
Yankees at Mariners—MLB pick is Seattle Mariners +130. On the hill for Seattle is Logan Gilbert. The righthander has allowed two earned runs or fewer in six of his past seven starts with Seattle winning all seven games. Jordan Montgomery the starter for the Yankees. The lefty has not been as effective on the road with an ERA of 5.53 and WHIP of 1.45. Past ten games Yankees hitting .224 against righthanders and a bullpen ERA of 6.27 with WHIP of 1.47. Play Seattle +130.
Toronto Blue Jays vs. Baltimore Orioles MLB Pick Prediction 7/8/2021
Blue Jays at Orioles—MLB free pick is Toronto Blue Jays and Baltimore Orioles under the total of 11 runs. Starting for Toronto is Alex Manoah. The righthander has been outstanding with an ERA of 2.70 and WHIP of 1.01. Keegan Akin counters for the Orioles. His numbers have been better at home but only averages 3 1/3rd innings per game, so the damage is not too bad. Manoah has allowed one earned run or fewer in four of his past five starts. Akin has allowed four earned runs or fewer in four of his seven starts. Past ten games teams batting .228 on the Orioles bullpen. Play Toronto and Baltimore under 11.
Pittsburgh Pirates vs. New York Mets MLB Pick Prediction 7/8/2021
Pirates at Mets—Free pick is Pittsburgh Pirates and New York Mets to play under the total of eight runs. Expected starter for Pittsburgh is JT Brubaker. The righthander has allowed three earned runs or fewer in five of his past six starts. Taijuan Walker scheduled to go for New York. Walker having a good season with an ERA of 2.44 and WHIP of 1.01 in his fifteen starts. Past ten games Pirates batting .202 against righthanders and Mets .201. Both bullpens have ERAs under four this year with WHIP of 1.30. Play Pittsburgh and New York under eight.
Philadelphia Phillies vs. Chicago Cubs MLB Pick Prediction 7/8/2021
Phillies at Cubs—MLB pick is Philadelphia Phillies +110. On the hill for Philadelphia is Zach Eflin. The righthander has allowed three earned runs or fewer in four of five starts. Adbert Azolay is throwing for the Cubs. Azolay in his past four starts allowed sixteen runs with fourteen earned and seven homers over 17 2/3rd innings. The results were losses in all four games. With their wins in the first two of this series the Phillies had won four of five and Cubs losing eleven straight. Past ten games Chicago hitting .184 against righthanders and their bullpen an ERA of 7.68 with WHIP of 1.58. Play Philadelphia +110.
Kansas City Royals vs. Cleveland Indians MLB Pick Prediction 7/8/2021
Royals at Indians—MLB free pick is Kansas City Royals +134. Starting for KC will be Danny Duffy. The lefty in his ten starts an ERA of 2.65 and WHIP of 1.25. In Duffy’s past three starts against the Indians he has allowed three earned runs in 17 1/3rd innings. Zach Plesac throws for the Indians. Plesac is on a pitch count coming back from a thumb injury so this could be a bullpen game for Cleveland. Indians have lost nine of ten as they closed their series at the Rays. Cleveland has struggled hitting lefthanders this year with a .220 average. Play Kansas City +134.
Cincinnati Reds vs. Milwaukee Brewers MLB Pick Prediction 7/8/2021
Reds at Brewers—Free pick is Cincinnati Reds and Milwaukee Brewers to play under the total of 8.5 runs. On the mound for Cincinnati will be Tyler Mahle. The righthander in his ten road starts has an ERA of 1.84 and WHIP of 1.02. Mahle faced the Brewers three weeks ago surrendering one earned run with twelve strikeouts in six innings. Adrian Houser expected starter for Milwaukee. Houser battled the Reds a month ago surrendering one run in 5 1/3rd innings. The righthander has allowed two earned runs or fewer in nine of his past twelve starts. Both bullpen in great form as in past ten games Reds and ERA of 2.05 as teams batting .175 and Brewers ERA of 1.42 with teams hitting .198. Play Cincinnati and Milwaukee under 8.5.
Detroit Tigers vs. Minnesota Twins MLB Pick Prediction 7/8/2021
Tigers at Twins—MLB pick is Detroit Tigers +125. Detroit sends Tarik Skubal to the hill. The lefthander has allowed three earned runs or fewer in eight of his past nine starts. JA Happ counters for the Twins. Happ on the year has an ERA of 6.09 and WHIP of 1.50 in his fifteen starts. Skubal has pitched well against Minnesota in his career. Minnesota has lost seven of nine. Past ten games Twins bullpen an ERA of 6.08. In that period of time Tigers doing a good job hitting lefty’s. Play Detroit +125.
Washington Nationals vs. San Diego Padres MLB Pick Prediction 7/8/2021
Nationals at Padres—MLB free pick is Washington Nationals +140. Max Scherzer takes the mound for the Nationals. The righthander is in great form allowing four earned runs in his past five starts working 25 innings. He has allowed two earned runs or fewer in ten straight starts. Yu Darvish throws for the Padres. Darvish past four starts surrendered ten earned runs in 23 innings. Nationals have won two of the first three in this series scoring a total of 26 runs. San Diego has now lost five of seven. Play Washington +140.