Free MLB Picks For Today 7/29/2021
Atlanta Braves vs. New York Mets MLB Pick Prediction 7/29/2021
Braves at Mets—MLB pick is Atlanta Braves +105. Drew Smyly gets the start for Atlanta. The lefthander has allowed two earned runs or fewer in six of his past eight starts. Taijuan Walker counters for New York. Walker in his past two starts has allowed eleven earned runs with six walks and three homers over 4 1/3rd innings. Past ten games Atlanta has shown improvement out of their bullpen with an ERA of 2.76 and WHIP 1.09. New York 27th in baseball in run production with Braves sixth in runs scored and fourth in homers. Play Atlanta +105.
Washington Nationals vs. Philadelphia Phillies MLB Pick Prediction 7/29/2021
Nationals at Phillies—MLB free pick is Washington Nationals -130. On the mound for Washington is Max Scherzer. The veteran in his eighteen starts an ERA of 2.83 and WHIP of 0.89. He has faced the Phillies twice this year allowing two earned runs in 12 2/3rd innings with team wins in each game. Vince Velasquez the starter for Philadelphia. Velasquez has been hammered with nineteen earned runs in his past four starts tossing 15 1/3rd innings. The righthander has faced the National twice this year allowing seven earned runs in 8 1/3rd innings. Past ten games Washington is batting .273. Phillies have had issues at home with their bullpen with an ERA of 4.96 and WHIP 1.41. Play Washington -130.
New York Yankees vs. Tampa Bay Rays MLB Pick Prediction 7/29/2021
Yankees at Rays—Free pick is New York Yankees -120. On the hill for New York is Gerrit Cole. The righthander in his past three starts allowed four earned runs in 20 innings of work striking out 31. Luis Patino the expected starter for the Rays. Patino past three starts surrendered thirteen earned runs in 14 innings. With their win in the opener of this series the Yankees have won nine of ten. Rays at home batting .226 against righthanders. Play New York -120.
Chicago White Sox vs. Kansas City Royals MLB Pick Prediction 7/29/2021
White Sox at Royals—MLB pick is Kansas City Royals +160. Starting for Chicago is Carlos Rodon. The lefthander faced the Royals over two months ago allowing four earned runs in 5 1/3rd innings in defeat. Carlos Hernandez throws for the Royals. Hernandez has worked 12 games out of the bullpen and started two. He doesn’t figure to go deep into the game and has a strikeout rate of 28.8%. Past ten games White Sox hitting .205 with a bullpen ERA of 5.28. In this period the Royals bullpen and hitting outperforming Chicago. Play Kansas City +160.
Cincinnati Reds vs. Chicago Cubs MLB Pick Prediction 7/29/2021
Reds at Cubs—MLB free pick is Cincinnati Reds -105. Starting for Cincinnati is Luis Castillo. The righthander in excellent form as in their past four games allowing three earned runs in 25 1/3rd innings. Alec Mills to counter for Chicago. Mills past three starts allowed ten runs six earned over 14 2/3rd innings. Past ten games Cubs hitting only .224 with their bullpen ERA of 4.84 and WHIP 1.47. Chicago batting only .213 against righty starters. Play Cincinnati -105.
LA Dodgers vs. San Francisco Giants MLB Pick Prediction 7/29/2021
Dodgers at Giants—Free pick is LA Dodgers -124. Starting for LAD will be David Price. The lefthander in 26 appearances has an ERA of 3.35. His control has been good. Johnny Cueto counters for the Giants. Cueto past four starts allowed thirteen earned runs in 21 innings of work resulting in losses each game. Cueto in his past two starts against LA surrendered ten earned runs in 9 2/3rd innings. Dodgers have won three of four after their win on Wednesday as their pitching staff surrendered a total of four runs. Past ten games Giants hitting .210 against lefthanders. Play LA Dodgers -124.
Toronto Blue Jays vs. Boston Red Sox MLB Pick Prediction 7/29/2021
Blue Jays at Red Sox—MLB pick is Boston Red Sox -112. On the hill for Boston is Eduardo Rodriguez. The lefty has allowed two earned runs or fewer in four of their past five games. Hyun Jin Ryu the starter for Toronto. Ryu past four starts allowed twelve earned runs in 20 innings of work. Toronto has lost five of seven. Past ten games Blue Jays bullpen ERA 5.24 and WHIP of 1.31. Red Sox have won six of eight. Play Boston -112.
Milwaukee Brewers vs. Pittsburgh Pirates MLB Pick Prediction 7/29/2021
Brewers at Pirates—MLB free pick is Milwaukee Brewers on run line -1.5 runs at -115. Starting for Milwaukee is Freddy Peralta. The righthander has allowed two earned runs or fewer in nine of his past ten starts. Chad Kuhl the starter for the Pirates. Kuhl has struggled in two starts against the Brewers surrendering nine runs eight earned over 8 1/3rd innings. Milwaukee has won the first two in this series outscoring the Pirates 16-3. This transpired after the Pirates traded their only All Star. Past ten games Brewers bullpen an ERA of 2.31 as teams batting .218 on them. Pirates last in baseball in runs scored and homers. Play Milwaukee run line -1.5 runs at -115.
Baltimore Orioles vs. Detroit Tigers MLB Pick Prediction 7/29/2021
Orioles at Tigers—Free pick is Baltimore Orioles +137. On the mound for Detroit is Casey Mize. The righthander in his past start surrendered four earned runs in the Royals in defeat. Alexander Wells goes for Baltimore. Wells numbers and control was good in the minors. He has worked in three games for the Orioles this season. Baltimore has won seven of nine. Their bullpen has shown improvement as past ten games an ERA of 3.50 and WHIP of 1.22. Play Baltimore +137.
Colorado Rockies vs. San Diego Padres MLB Pick Prediction 7/29/2021
Rockies at Padres—MLB pick is Colorado Rockies and San Diego Padres to play under the total of 8.5 runs. The under has come in six of their past eight head to head meetings. Joe Musgrove starts for the Padres. He has allowed two earned runs or fewer in two of his past three starts. He has faced the Padres twice this year allowing one earned run with seventeen strikeouts in 11 1/3rd innings. Kyle Freeland the starter for San Diego. Past three starts Freeland allowed seven earned runs in 18 innings of work. Past ten games San Diego hitting .138 against lefthanders. Rockies hitting .207 on the road. Play Colorado and San Diego under 8.5.
Oakland Athletics vs. LA Angels MLB Pick Prediction 7/29/2021
Athletics at Angels—MLB free pick is Oakland Athletics -105. On the hill for Oakland is Frankie Montas. The righthander has allowed two earned runs or fewer in seven of his past ten starts. In two starts against the Angels this year, Montas allowed two earned runs in 12 2/3rd innings. Huge step up in class for the Angels after facing the Twins and Rockies in back to back series. Cobb expected to start for the Angels. Cobb is dealing with a finger issue, but Joe Madden expects him on the mound. If Cobb is limited he is backed by an Angels bullpen in poor form. Past ten games Angels bullpen an ERA of 6.85, WHIP 2.07 and teams batting .362 on them. Athletics bullpen in much better form. Alex Athletics have won nine of twelve against the Angels this season. Play Oakland -105.