Free MLB Picks For Today 8/11/2021
Chicago White Sox vs. Minnesota Twins MLB Pick Prediction 8/11/2021
White Sox at Twins—MLB pick is Chicago White Sox -169. Starting for Chicago is Lance Lynn. The righthander has allowed one earned run or fewer in six of his past seven starts. He faced the Twins four times this season allowing four earned runs in 24 innings of work. Bailey Ober to throw for the Twins. Ober’s numbers have been worse at home with an ERA 5.34 and WHIP 1.37 in six starts. After winning the opener of this series the White Sox had won four straight. Twins bullpen has struggled at home with an ERA 5.18. White Sox outperforming the Twins on the mound and hitting lineup. They are fourth in the Majors in scoring. Twins pitching staff gives up the most home runs in baseball. Play Chicago -169.
Colorado Rockies vs. Houston Astros MLB Pick Prediction 8/11/2021
Rockies at Astros—MLB free pick is Houston Astros on run line -1.5 runs at -115. Starting for the Astros is Framber Valdez. The lefthander has allowed two earned runs or fewer in three of his past five starts. Antonio Senzatela to start for the Rockies. Senzatela has struggled in his road outings with an ERA of 6.03 and WHIP of 1.71 in seven starts. Rockies are 0-7 in his seven road starts. Rockies bat only .210 on the road. They have lost 40 of 53 on the road as this series started. Astros tops in baseball in hitting and run production sitting sixth in homers. Past ten games Houston bullpen an ERA 2.19. Rockies pen in that period an ERA 6.00. Play Houston run line -1.5 runs at-115.
New York Yankees vs. Kansas City Royals MLB Pick Prediction 8/11/2021
Yankees at Royals—Free pick is New York Yankees -120. On the hill for KC will be Brady Singer. The righthander coming off a poor outing against the Orioles surrendering seven earned runs in two innings. At home he carries and ERA of 5.08 and WHIP 1.56 in eleven starts averaging 4 2/3rd innings per start. Deivi Garcia expected starter for the Yankees. Garcia has worked 8 1/3rd innings since called up from minors. He has had a high strikeout rate in the minors. After winning the opener of this series the Yankees have won eight of ten. In that period the their bullpen ERA 1.80 and WHIP 1.07. Royals pen in that period an ERA 4.96 and WHIP 1.41 with the team hitting .199. Play New York Yankees -120.
Miami Marlins vs. San Diego Padres MLB Pick Prediction 8/11/2021
Marlins at Padres—MLB pick is Miami Marlins +166. On the hill for Miami is Sandy Alcantara. He has allowed three earned runs or fewer in eight of his past ten starts. Ryan Weathers counters for the Padres. Weathers in his eight starts at home an ERA 6.97 and WHIP 1.61. Marlins season wide numbers in the bullpen has been good with an ERA 3.52 and WHIP 1.21. Play Miami +166.
Detroit Tigers vs. Baltimore Orioles MLB Pick Prediction 8/11/2021
Tigers at Orioles—MLB free pick is Baltimore Orioles -105. Matt Harvey to start for Baltimore. The veteran has pitched well surrendering two earned runs in his past four starts working 22 1/3rd innings. Team is 5-2 in his past seven starts. He has allowed three earned runs or fewer in six of seven starts. He faced the Tigers two weeks ago allowing no runs in 6 1/3rd innings in victory. Tarik Skubal to start for the Tigers. Past three starts the lefty allowed nine earned runs with six homers in 15 2/3rd innings. Baltimore does a good job of hitting lefthanders. Tigers past ten games hitting .208 against righthanders. Their bullpen has struggled on the road with an ERA 6.06 and WHIP 1.66. Play Baltimore -105.
LA Dodgers vs. Philadelphia Phillies MLB Pick Prediction 8/11/2021
Dodgers at Phillies—Free pick is Philadelphia Phillies +139. Starting for Philadelphia is Kyle Gibson. The righthander has allowed two earned runs or fewer in eight of his past ten starts. David Price counters for the Dodgers. The lefty past three starts allowed eight earned runs with four homers in 15 1/3rd innings. Price gives up baserunners on the road with a WHIP of 1.50. LAD 0-6 in his past six starts. As this series began the Phillies had won eight straight. Past ten games bullpen sits with an ERA of 3.65. Dodgers bullpen has not been as sharp on the road with a WHIP of 1.40. Play Philadelphia +139.
St Louis Cardinals vs. Pittsburgh Pirates MLB Pick Prediction 8/11/2021
Cardinals at Pirates—MLB pick is St Louis Cardinals and Pittsburgh Pirates to play under the total of nine runs. On the mound for St Louis is Adam Wainwright. The veteran has been sharp allowing three earned runs or fewer in nine of his past ten starts. He has dominated the Pirates past four starts allowing one earned run in each of his past four starts going at least six innings every game. Will Crowe to throw for the Pirates. Crowe past three games allowed five earned runs in 15 1/3rd innings. He has allowed three earned runs or fewer in six of his past nine starts. Cardinals bullpen sharp past ten games an ERA 3.29, WHIP 0.99 and opponents batting .188. These are two weak hitting teams. Pittsburgh 30th in run production and Cardinals 26th. Both teams near the bottom of baseball in homers. Play St Louis and Pittsburgh under nine.
Tampa Bay Rays vs. Boston Red Sox MLB Pick Prediction 8/11/2021
Rays at Red Sox—MLB free pick is Tampa Bay Rays +100. Nathan Eovaldi to start for the Red Sox. The righthander past five games allowed 20 earned runs in 28 1/3rd innings. He faced the Rays nearly two weeks ago allowing five earned runs in 5 1/3rd innings. Josh Fleming expected to go for Tampa Bay. Fleming has allowed three earned runs or fewer in five of his past six starts. Rays had won seven of nine when this series began. As this series began the Red Sox had lost nine of eleven. Past ten games Tampa Bay bullpen an ERA 1.46, WHIP 1.16 and opponents batting .204. Red Sox bullpen in poor form in this period with an ERA 5.35, WHIP 1.50 and opponents batting .289. Play Tampa Bay +100.
Oakland Athletics vs. Cleveland Indians MLB Pick Prediction 8/11/2021
Athletics at Indians—Free pick is Cleveland Indians +129. Getting the start for Cleveland is Cal Quantrill. The righthander has allowed one earned run or fewer in five straight starts. He faced the Athletics three weeks ago allowing one run in five innings. Frankie Montas to start for Oakland. Montas has allowed three earned runs per start in two of three appearances. Past ten games Athletics hitting .233 against righthanders. In that period Indians bullpen an ERA 1.95, WHIP 0.87 and opponents batting .193. Indians are outperforming the Athletics in this period at the plate and mound. Play Cleveland +129.
Washington Nationals vs. New York Mets MLB Pick Prediction 8/11/2021
Nationals at Mets—MLB pick is Washington Nationals and New York Mets to play over the total of 8.5 runs. Starting for New York is Rich Hill. The veteran has allowed thirteen earned runs in his past five starts throwing 24 innings. He faced the Nationals six weeks ago allowing four earned runs with three homers in six innings. Joe Ross to throw for the Nationals. Ross past two starts allowed seven earned runs in 10 2/3rd innings. The lefthander faced New York seven weeks ago allowing five earned runs in five innings. Nationals bullpen ERA 4.59 past ten games and Mets 4.41. Washington is fourth in baseball in hitting. Play Washington and New York over 8.5.
Cincinnati Reds vs. Atlanta Braves MLB Pick Prediction 8/11/2021
Reds at Braves—MLB free pick is Atlanta Braves -113. Getting the start for Atlanta will be Touki Toussaint. The righthander has allowed two earned runs or fewer in three of his four starts. Wade Miley counters for the Reds. The lefty past three starts allowed six earned runs in 18 1/3rd innings. As this series opened the Braves had won five of six. Their bullpen past ten games an ERA 2.72 and WHIP 1.08. Reds bullpen has struggled this season and on the road they sit with an ERA 4.50 and WHIP 1.44. Play Atlanta -113.
Milwaukee Brewers vs. Chicago Cubs MLB Pick Prediction 8/11/2021
Brewers at Cubs—Free pick is Milwaukee Brewers -150. Expected starter for the Brewers is Corbin Burnes. The righthander has pitched well this season with an ERA of 2.31 and WHIP of 0.94 in nineteen starts. Jake Arrieta to start for the Cubs. Arrieta past four starts allowed sixteen earned runs in 11 1/3rd innings. Team is 1-9 in his past ten starts. After losing the opener of this series the Cubs had lost seven of eight. Past ten game they are hitting .227 with an bullpen ERA of 5.94 and WHIP 1.46. Brewers outperforming the Cubs at the plate and mound in this period. Play Milwaukee -150.
Arizona Diamondbacks vs. San Francisco Giants MLB Pick Prediction 8/11/2021
Diamondbacks at Giants—MLB pick is San Francisco Giants on the run line -1.5 runs at -120. Kevin Gausman to start for San Francisco. It has been a good season for the righthander who checks in with an ERA of 2.31 and WHIP .093 in his 22 starts. Gausman has faced the Diamondbacks three times this year allowing three earned runs in 19 innings. Team is 6-0 in his past six starts against the Diamondbacks. Merrill Kelly to throw for the Diamondbacks. Kelly past four starts allowed nine earned runs in 28 1/3rd innings. Arizona past ten games batting .208 against righthanders, bullpen an ERA 7.45, WHIP 1.66 and opponents batting .323. Giants in this period batting better, pen ERA 2.60, WHIP 0.91 and opponents are batting .170. Play San Francisco run line -1.5 runs at -120.
Toronto Blue Jays vs. LA Angels MLB Pick Prediction 8/11/2021
Blue Jays at Angels—MLB free pick is Toronto Blue Jays -167. Alek Manoah to start for the Blue Jays. Prospect has pitched well as in his past five starts allowed four earned runs in 28 2/3rd innings. Dylan Bundy to counter for the Angels. Bundy has been crushed at home with an ERA 6.38 and WHIP 1.44 in his eight starts. Past ten games Angels batting .220. Blue Jays sit second in run production and best in baseball in hitting as well as home runs. Angels bullpen has struggled at home with an ERA 4.66 and WHIP 1.44. Play Toronto -167.
Texas Rangers vs. Seattle Mariners MLB Pick Prediction 8/11/2021
Rangers at Mariners—Free pick is Seattle Mariners -179. Starting for Seattle is Tyler Anderson. In his two starts with his traded team the lefthander allowed five earned runs in 10 1/3rd innings. Spencer Howard to counter for Texas. Howard past five starts allowed twelve earned runs in 15 1/3rd innings. As this series began Texas has lost six straight dropping 43 of 56 on the road. Past ten games Rangers are batting .193. In this period Mariners bullpen an ERA 2.87, WHIP 0.93 and opponents batting .193. Play Seattle -179.