Free MLB Picks For Today 8/1/2021
Milwaukee Brewers vs. Atlanta Braves MLB Pick Prediction 8/1/2021
Brewers at Braves—MLB pick is Atlanta Braves. On the mound for Atlanta will be Charlie Morton. The righthander has allowed three earned runs or fewer in seven of his past eight games. Brett Anderson expected starter for Milwaukee. Anderson has pitched to high contact this season. His numbers not as sharp on the road with an ERA of 4.50 and opponents batting average .271. Past ten games Braves bullpen an ERA of 2.10 and WHIP of 0.93. Milwaukee is 27th in baseball in hitting with an average of .227. Braves fourth in homers. Play Atlanta.
Baltimore Orioles vs. Detroit Tigers MLB Pick Prediction 8/1/2021
Orioles at Tigers—MLB free pick is Baltimore Orioles. Spenser Watkins gets the start for the Orioles. The righthander has put up respectable numbers with an ERA of 3.10 in his five appearances. Tyler Anderson will throw for Detroit. The lefthander started five and relieved in 24 games this season. He has an ERA of 4.80. Anderson pitches to high contact. Orioles have done a good job of hitting lefthanders. Tigers bullpen has had their struggled with an ERA of 5.13 and WHIP 1.49. Orioles played well as this series began. Play Baltimore.
Cincinnati Reds vs. NY Mets MLB Pick Prediction 8/1/2021
Reds at Mets—Free pick is New York Mets. Marcus Stroman slated for start for New York Stroman in his 22 starts posts and ERA of 2.62 and WHIP of 1.11. He has good control and limits homers. Reds send Vladimir Gutierrez to the hill. The prospect has been slow out of the gate with an ERA of 4.75 and walk rate of 10.5% in his eleven starts. He pitches to high contact and has a WHIP of 1.43. As this series began the Mets had won 32 of 50 at home. In their past ten games had been hitting .271 with a bullpen ERA of 2.40 and WHIP of 1.14. Reds pen in this period an ERA of 5.54 and WHIP of 1.44. Play New York.
Houston Astros vs. San Francisco Giants MLB Pick Prediction 8/1/2021
Astros at Giants—MLB pick is San Francisco Giants. Luis Garcia to start for Houston. The lefthander past four starts has allowed ten earned runs in 19 2/3rd innings. Logan Webb expected to go for San Francisco. Webb in his fourteen appearances an ERA of 3.36. Teams are hitting .230 on him with a WHIP of 1.19. Control has been good and doesn’t get hurt with the home run ball. As this series began the Giants had won 33 of 49 at home. They are third in home runs and defend well. Past ten games Giants bullpen an ERA of 3.07, WHIP 0.83 and opponents batting .164. Play San Francisco.
Oakland Athletics vs. LA Angels MLB Pick Prediction 8/1/2021
Athletics at Angels—MLB free pick is Oakland Athletics. James Kaprielan starts for Oakland. The righthander has pitched well on the season with an ERA of 3.24 and WHIP of 1.16 in his thirteen starts. Opponents hitting only .212 on him. Shohei Ohtani expected starter for LAA. Ohtani has had issues with control with a 10.8% walk rate. As Oakland won the opener of this series had won 10 of 13 against the Angels. Bullpen a huge issue for LAA as in their past ten games an ERA of 6.66, WHIP2.01 and opponents batting .355. Play Oakland.
Colorado Rockies vs. San Diego Padres MLB Pick Prediction 8/1/2021
Rockies at Padres—Free pick is Colorado Rockies and San Diego Padres under the total. Chris Paddack starts for the Padres. Paddack in his past home start allowed three earned runs in six innings to the Athletics. Prior to that he held the Braves to no runs over five innings. Austin Gomber starts for Colorado. In seventeen starts an ERA of 3.69, WHIP 1.05 and opponents batting .205 on him. San Diego bullpen has been good at home. Rockies struggle hitting on the road. Play San Diego and Colorado under.
Boston Red Sox vs. Tampa Bay Rays MLB Pick Prediction 8/1/2021
Red Sox at Rays—MLB pick is Tampa Bay Rays. Nick Pivetta gets the nod for the Red Sox. The veteran has struggled as in his past five starts allowing 18 earned runs in 26 2/3rd innings. Control has been an issue for Pivetta with a walk rate of 10.4%. He has a career ERA of 5.22 in the Majors. Shane McClanahan starts for Tampa Bay. The lefty has an ERA of 3.93 with strikeout rate of 27.9% in his fifteen starts. As this series began the Rays had won 31 of 51 at home. They are sixth in MLB in run production. Past ten games their bullpen an ERA of 1.62, WHIP 0.82 and opponents batting .159. Play Tampa Bay.