Free MLB Picks For Today 8/3/2021
Philadelphia Phillies vs. Washington Nationals MLB Pick Prediction 8/3/2021
Phillies at Nationals—MLB pick is Philadelphia Phillies and Washington Nationals to play over the total of eight runs. Starting for Washington will be Patrick Corbin. The lefthander has been hammered in his past three starts for fourteen earned runs in 15 2/3rd innings. He faced the Phillies on July 29th surrendering four earned runs with three homers in seven innings. Zack Wheeler expected starter for the Nationals. Wheeler in his last three starts against the Nationals, all this season, surrendered eight earned runs in 17 1/3rd innings. Phillies doing a good job of hitting lefthanders past ten games. But their bullpen in that period a WHIP of 1.65. In this period Nationals bullpen ERA 6.32 and WHIP 1.44. Play Philadelphia and Washington over eight.
Baltimore Orioles vs. New York Yankees MLB Pick Prediction 8/3/2021
Orioles at Yankees—MLB free pick is Baltimore Orioles and New York Yankees to play under the total of 8.5 runs. Starting for New York will be Gerrit Cole. The righthander has allowed three earned runs or fewer in six of his past nine starts. He has dominated the Orioles in his career. Alexander Wells throws for the Orioles. One start he allowed four earned runs and three in his other start. He is pitching to a Yankees lineup batting only .211 past ten games. Orioles in this period hitting .220 against righthanders. Play Baltimore and New York under 8.5.
Cleveland Indians vs. Toronto Blue Jays MLB Pick Prediction 8/3/2021
Indians at Blue Jays—Free pick is Toronto Blue Jays on the run line -1.5 runs at +100. Getting the start for Toronto is Hyun Jin Ryu. The lefthander held the Red Sox to no earned runs and two hits over six innings. Past three starts he allowed four earned runs in 15 1/3rd innings. Zach Plesac starts for the Indians. Plesac past three starts allowed eight earned runs in 17 2/3rd innings. Cleveland has lost six of nine. Past ten games Indians bullpen an ERA of 6.03, WHIP 1.49 and opponents batting .286. Blue Jays pen in this period an ERA of 3.03 and WHIP 1.08. Play Toronto run line -1.5 runs at +100.
Seattle Mariners vs. Tampa Bay Rays MLB Pick Prediction 8/3/2021
Mariners at Rays—MLB pick is Seattle Mariners +150. On the mound for Tampa Bay is Luis Patino. The righthander in his past four starts allowed thirteen earned runs working 20 innings. Yusei Kikuchi counters for the Mariners. The lefty has allowed three earned runs or fewer in eight of his past ten games. He faced the Rays six weeks back surrendering one earned run in seven innings. Rays hitting .210 against starting lefthanders. Play Seattle +150.
New York Mets vs. Miami Marlins MLB Pick Prediction 8/3/2021
Mets at Marlins—MLB free pick is Miami Marlins +150. On the hill for New York is Taijuan Walker. The righthander past three starts allowed sixteen earned runs with five homers in 9 1/3rd innings. This series opens with the Mets dropping three of four struggling to score. Braxton Garrett expected to start for Miami. Garrett in five appearances carries an ERA of 4.37. He is backed by a Marlins bullpen in good form as in their past ten games an ERA of 2.31, WHIP 1.18 and opponents batting average .201. New York has lost 29 of 51 on the road. Against lefthanded starters New York has lost 20 of 32 averaging only 2.8 runs per game. Play Miami +150.
Boston Red Sox vs. Detroit Tigers MLB Pick Prediction 8/3/2021
Red Sox at Tigers—Free pick is Boston Red Sox and Detroit Tigers to play over the total of ten runs. Getting the start for Boston will be Garrett Richards. The righthander in his past seven starts allowed 26 earned runs in 30 2/3rd innings of work. Wily Peralta counters for Detroit. Peralta past two games allowed eleven earned runs, five walks and four homers in nine innings. Detroit bullpen has had issues with an ERA of 4.98 and WHIP 1.46 on the season. Red Sox fifth in scoring and fourth in hitting in MLB. Play Boston and Detroit over ten.
Minnesota Twins vs. Cincinnati Reds MLB Pick Prediction 8/3/2021
Twins at Reds—MLB pick is Minnesota Twins +131. Kenta Maeda gets the start for the Twins. The veteran has allowed three earned runs or fewer in nine of his past ten starts. Tyler Mahle gets the start for the Reds. Mahle has struggled in his home park with an ERA of 6.07 and WHIP 1.47 in his nine starts. Past ten games Twins hitting .281 against righthanders. Minnesota is third in home runs and plays in a strong hitters park. Cincinnati bullpen at home an ERA of 5.91 and WHIP 1.43. Play Minnesota +131.
LA Angels vs. Texas Rangers MLB Pick Prediction 8/3/2021
Angels at Rangers—MLB free pick is Texas Rangers +125. On the hill for Texas is Jordan Lyles. He has allowed two earned runs or fewer in four of his past six starts. Jose Suarez expected starter for the Angels. In parts of three seasons the lefthander has an ERA of 6.42, walk rate 9.6% and opponents batting .282. Past ten games Angels hitting .216. Their bullpen has struggled on the road with an ERA of 4.88 and WHIP 1.46. As this series started the Angels had lost 27 of 49 on the road. Play Texas +125.
Pittsburgh Pirates vs. Milwaukee Brewers MLB Pick Prediction 8/3/2021
Pirates at Brewers—Free pick is Milwaukee Brewers on run line -1.5 runs at -115. Starting for Milwaukee is Adrian Houser. The righthander has allowed one earned run or fewer in three of his past four starts. He faced the Pirates twice last month allowing one earned run in 11 2/3rd innings. Max Kranick the starter for the Pirates. Past three starts the righthander allowed thirteen earned runs in 11 innings of work resulting in losses by two runs or greater each game. Past ten games Pittsburgh hitting .211 against righthanders. Their bullpen ERA in this period 6.00, WHIP 1.71 and opponents batting .291. Brewers outperforming the Pirates in the bullpen and plate. Play Milwaukee run line -1.5 runs at -115.
Kansas City Royals vs. Chicago White Sox MLB Pick Prediction 8/3/2021
Royals at White Sox—MLB pick is Kansas City Royals and Chicago White Sox to play under the total of nine runs. Starting for Chicago is Dylan Cease. The righthander has pitched well at home with an ERA of 2.44 and WHIP 1.15 in his ten starts. He has pitched well against the Royals this year allowing three earned runs in 16 1/3rd innings. Kris Bubic the starter for KC. Bubic past two starts allowed three earned runs in 12 innings of work. Past ten games KC hitting .195 against righthanders and White Sox .186 against lefty’s. Play KC and Chicago under nine.
Atlanta Braves vs. St Louis Cardinals MLB Pick Prediction 8/3/2021
Braves at Cardinals—MLB free pick is Atlanta Braves -121. Max Fried gets the start for Atlanta. The righthander has allowed three earned runs or fewer in seven of his past nine starts. Fried faced the Cardinals six weeks ago allowing one earned run with two hits over seven innings in victory. Jon Lester throws for St Louis. Lester in his sixteen starts an ERA of 5.02 with opponents batting .292. He also pitches to high contact. St Louis 26th in baseball in run production and 25th in homers. Braves the better offense. Play Atlanta -121.
Chicago Cubs vs. Colorado Rockies MLB Pick Prediction 8/3/2021
Cubs at Rockies—Free pick is Colorado Rockies -141. On the hill for Colorado is Kyle Freeland. The lefthander past two starts allowed two earned runs in thirteen innings. He has allowed three earned runs or fewer in seven straight starts. Zach Davies goes for the Cubs. He has struggled on the road with an ERA of 4.43 and WHIP 1.63 in ten starts. Rockies have won 33 of 53 at home and Cubs lost 35 of 55 on the road. Past ten games Chicago bullpen an ERA of 6.09 and WHIP 1.62. Play Colorado -141.
San Francisco Giants vs. Arizona Diamondbacks MLB Pick Prediction 8/3/2021
Giants at Diamondbacks—MLB pick is Arizona Diamondbacks +141. On the hill for Arizona is Madison Bumgarner. The lefty in his past three starts allowed four earned runs in 18 innings of work. Johnny Cueto goes for the Giants. The veteran has not been sharp on the road with an ERA of 5.09 and WHIP 1.52 in seven starts. He faced the Diamondbacks twice this year allowing nine earned runs in ten innings. Team is 1-4 in Cueto’s past five starts. Play Arizona +141.
San Diego Padres vs. Oakland Athletics MLB Pick Prediction 8/3/2021
Padres at Athletics—MLB free pick is San Diego Padres and Oakland Athletics to play under the total of eight runs. Blake Snell to start for the Padres. He has been inconsistent but has allowed one earned run or fewer in three of five starts. Sean Manaea expected starter for the Athletics. Past two starts Manaea allowed one earned run in thirteen innings. He faced the Padres once last year and one this season surrendering one earned run in eleven innings. No Tatis in the lineup for San Diego. Past ten games San Diego hitting .212 against lefty’s. Both bullpens in great form. Play San Diego and Oakland under eight.
Houston Astros vs. LA Dodgers MLB Pick Prediction 8/3/2021
Astros at Dodgers—Free pick is Houston Astros +147. Lance McCullers gets the start for Houston. The righthander has put up great numbers on the road with an ERA of 3.09 and WHIP 1.30 in his eight starts. Team is 7-1 in those games. Walker Buehler throws for the Dodgers. He has put up great numbers. Dodgers hitting struggled in recent series against the Rockies and Giants. Their offense put up good numbers against the Diamondbacks but it is a huge step up in class here. Astros best in baseball in run production and hitting. Play Houston +147.