Free MLB Picks For Today 8/7/2021
Seattle Mariners vs. New York Yankees MLB Pick Prediction 8/7/2021
Mariners at Yankees—MLB pick is Seattle Mariners +176. Starting for Seattle is Chris Flexen. The righthander has allowed two earned runs or fewer in seven of his past nine starts. Andrew Heaney throws for the Yankees. Heaney in his first start with his traded team allowed four earned runs with four homers in four innings. Past seven starts the lefty allowed 28 earned runs in 35 innings of work. Past ten games New York batting .207 against righthanders. In that period Mariners hitting better and their bullpen a WHIP of 1.19. Play Seattle +176.
Chicago White Sox vs. Chicago Cubs MLB Pick Prediction 8/7/2021
White Sox at Cubs—MLB free pick is Chicago White Sox on the run line -1.5 runs. Carlos Rodon will start for the White Sox. The lefthander has allowed two earned runs or fewer in six of his past nine starts. Adbert Azolay counter for the Cubs. Azolay past five starts allowed seventeen earned runs in 26 innings of work. As this series opened the Cubs had lost seven of nine. Past ten games Cubs bullpen ERA 6.23 and WHIP 1.53. White Sox pen in this span an ERA 3.13, WHIP 0.99 and opponents batting .190. Play White Sox run line -1.5 runs.
Boston Red Sox vs. Toronto Blue Jays MLB Pick Prediction 8/7/2021
Red Sox at Blue Jays—Free pick is Boston Red Sox and Toronto Blue Jays to play over the total of seven runs. Starting for Boston is Nick Pivetta. The righthander in his past four starts allowed fifteen earned runs in 20 innings of work. He has faced the Blue Jays three times on the year surrendering 18 earned runs in 20 2/3rd innings. Robbie Ray counters for Toronto. Ray. In his past three starts against the Red Sox the lefthander allowed eight earned runs in 16 innings of work. Blue Jays sit second in MLB in scoring and hitting plus hit the most home runs. Red Sox fifth in run production and fourth in scoring. Play Boston and Toronto under seven.
Texas Rangers vs. Oakland Athletics MLB Pick Prediction 8/7/2021
Rangers at Athletics—MLB pick is Texas Rangers and Oakland Athletics to play under the total of 8.5 runs. Starting for Oakland will be Cole Irvin. The lefthander has allowed five earned runs in his past three starts working 17 1/3rd innings. He has allowed three earned runs or fewer in eight of ten starts. Hyeon jong Yang to throw for the Rangers. Yang has four starts on the season allowing two earned runs or fewer in three of those games. He had one very bad start. Past ten games Texas batting .190 against righthanders. Athletics in that period hitting .228 as a team. Both bullpens enter in good form past ten games with Rangers an ERA of 2.93 and WHIP 1.26. Athletics in this period an ERA 2.48 and WHIP 1.22. Play Texas and Oakland under 8.5.
Tampa Bay Rays vs. Baltimore Orioles MLB Pick Prediction 8/7/2021
Rays at Orioles—MLB free pick is Tampa Bay Rays and Baltimore Orioles to play under the total of ten runs. Starting for Tampa Bay is Shane McClanahan. The lefthander past three games allowed five earned runs in sixteen innings of work. Spenser Watkins starting for the Orioles. The righthander has allowed one earned run in three of five starts. He faced the Rays three weeks ago allowing one earned run in six innings. Past ten games Rays batting .226. Tampa Bay bullpen has performed well in this period with an ERA 2.00, WHIP 1.11 and opponents batting .186. Play Tampa Bay and Baltimore under ten.
New York Mets vs. Philadelphia Phillies MLB Pick Prediction 8/7/2021
Mets at Phillies—Free pick is Philadelphia Phillies -106. Starting for Philadelphia is Ranger Suarez. The lefthander has appeared in 28 games and has an ERA of 3.32 and WHIP 1.04 in 43 1/3rd innings of work. Tylor Megill counters for the Mets. Megill in his last start surrendered five runs four earned in five innings to the Marlins. As this series opened the Mets had lost six of eight. Past ten games New York hitting .228. Phillies better form in this period at the plate and bullpen. Mets averaging 2.8 runs per game against lefthanded starters. Play Philadelphia -106.
San Francisco Giants vs. Milwaukee Brewers MLB Pick Prediction 8/7/2021
Giants at Brewers—MLB pick is San Francisco Giants +125. Aaron Sanchez expected to start for the Giants. He has worked two games since returning from injury allowing one earned run in five innings. Brandon Woodruff starts for the Brewers. Woodruff past two games allowed six earned runs in 12 1/3rd innings. As this series opened the Giants had won five of six. Past ten games San Francisco bullpen a WHIP 0.95 and opponents batting average .181. That is better form than Milwaukee. San Francisco second in the league in homers and eighth in scoring. They outperform Milwaukee offensively. Play San Francisco +125.
Pittsburgh Pirates vs. Cincinnati Reds MLB Pick Prediction 8/7/2021
Pirates at Reds—MLB free pick is Cincinnati Reds on the run line -1.5 runs at -105. Vladimir Gutierrez the starter for the Reds. The righthander has allowed two earned runs or fewer in four of his past five starts. Mitch Keller to start for the Pirates. Keller past two starts allowed eight earned runs in 7 2/3rd innings. He faced the Reds earlier in the season surrendering seven earned runs in 3 1/3rd innings. After dropping the opener of this series, the Pirates had lost seven of ten and 38 of 56 on the road. In this span they are batting .191 against righthanders with a bullpen ERA 6.75, WHIP 1.64 and opponents batting .284. In that period Reds hitting .295 against righthanders. Play Cincinnati run line -1.5 runs at -105.
Detroit Tigers vs. Cleveland Indians MLB Pick Prediction 8/7/2021
Tigers at Indians—Free pick is Cleveland Indians -123. Eli Morgan the starter for the Indians. Morgan has allowed three earned runs or fewer in four straight. Tyler Alexander to throw for Detroit. The lefty past two starts allowed seven earned runs in eight innings. He hasn’t pitched over four innings in all four starts. That exposes a Tigers bullpen with ERA of 6.31 and WHIP 1.64 on the road. Indians bullpen past ten games an ERA 2.86, WHIP 1.10 and opponents hitting .205. As this series started the Tigers have lost 33 of 54 on the road. Play Cleveland -123.
Minnesota Twins vs. Houston Astros MLB Pick Prediction 8/7/2021
Twins at Astros—MLB pick is Minnesota Twins and Houston Astros to play over the total of nine runs. Starting for Minnesota is Michael Pineda. His numbers have not been strong on the road with an ERA of 4.43 and WHIP of 1.38. Luis Garcia the starter for the Astros. Garcia past two starts surrendered ten earned runs in 9 1/3rd innings. These are two good hitting teams. Astros tops in baseball in run production and hitting. Sixth in homers. Twins third in homers. Minnesota bullpen past ten games an ERA 6.43 and WHIP 1.40. Play Minnesota and Houston over nine.
Kansas City Royals vs. St Louis Cardinals MLB Pick Prediction 8/7/2021
Royals at Cardinals—MLB free pick is Kansas City Royals +148. On the mound for KC will be Brad Keller. The righthander in his past five starts allowed ten earned runs in 30 2/3rd innings. Kwang hyun Kim to starts for St Louis. Kim in his last starts allowed five earned runs with four homers to the Indians. As this series opened the Cardinals had lost four of five. In this period Cardinals bullpen an ERA of 5.68. They sit 26th in the Majors in scoring and 25th in home runs. Play Kansas City +148.
Washington Nationals vs. Atlanta Braves MLB Pick Prediction 8/7/2021
Nationals at Braves—Free pick is Atlanta Braves on run line -1.5 runs at -120. On the hill for Atlanta is Charlie Morton. The veteran has allowed three earned runs or fewer in eight of nine starts. Josiah Gray to start for Washington The traded player in two starts allowed three earned runs with six walks and two homers in nine innings resulting in team losses each game. As this series opened the Nationals had lost seven of ten. In that time period the Nationals bullpen an ERA of 5.68 and WHIP of 1.45. Braves in this period batting .296 against righthanders with the bullpen an ERA 1.93 and WHIP 0.96. Play Atlanta run line -1.5 runs at -120.
Miami Marlins vs. Colorado Rockies MLB Pick Prediction 8/7/2021
Marlins at Rockies—MLB pick is Colorado Rockies -145. Starting for the Rockies is Austin Gomber. The righthander has allowed three earned runs or fewer in nine of his past ten starts. In seven home starts Gomber an ERA of 1.98 and WHIP 0.85. Jesus Luzardo counters for the Marlins. In his debut with the Marlins the lefthander allowed three earned runs with three walks in five innings. In fourteen games this year Luzardo an ERA of 6.70, WHIP 1.60 and walk rate 9.7%. As this series began the Rockies had won 35 of 56 at home and Marlins losing 35 of 55 on the road. Miami has struggled to hit on the road. Play Colorado -145.
Arizona Diamondbacks vs. San Diego Padres MLB Pick Prediction 8/7/2021
Diamondbacks at Padres—MLB free pick is Arizona Diamondbacks and San Diego Padres to play over the total of eight runs. Starting for Arizona is Taylor Widener. The righthander in his past three starts allowed fifteen earned runs with nine walks in 12 2/3rd innings of work. Yu Darvish to counter for the Padres. Veteran has been touched up for 21 earned runs in his past five games in 25 2/3rd innings. Diamondbacks bullpen has been hammered past ten games with an ERA 7.13, WHIP 1.70 and opponents batting .318. Padres bullpen in this period WHIP 1.32 and opponents batting .260. Play Arizona and San Diego over eight.
LA Angels vs. LA Dodgers MLB Pick Prediction 8/7/2021
Angels at Dodgers—Free pick is LA Dodgers on the run line -1.5 runs at -130. Jaime Barria to start for LAA. The lefthander has struggled in four seasons in the Majors with an ERA of 4.43 He is pitching to high contact in his two starts since called up from the Minors. Teams hit .269 in the minors this year. Julio Urias to start for LAD. Urias has allowed one earned run or fewer in five of his past six starts. Past ten games Angels batting .197 against lefthanders. Their bullpen has struggled on the road with an ERA 4.60 and WHIP 1.41. Play LA Dodgers run line -1.5 runs at -130.