Free MLB Picks For Today 8/14/2021
Cincinnati Reds vs. Philadelphia Phillies MLB Pick Prediction 8/14/2021
Reds at Phillies—MLB pick is Cincinnati Reds +115. Starting for Cincinnati will be Luis Castillo. The righthander has allowed three earned runs or fewer in nine of his past ten starts. Matt Moore to throw for the Phillies. The lefthander past two starts allowed twelve earned runs and four homers in ten innings of work. Past ten games Phillies hitting .236 with a bullpen ERA 4.50 and WHIP of 1.41. Reds bullpen and hitting in better form. Cincinnati pen in this period an ERA 3.67 as teams batting .194 on this unit. Play Cincinnati +115.
Baltimore Orioles vs. Boston Red Sox MLB Pick Prediction 8/14/2021
Orioles at Red Sox—MLB free pick is Baltimore Orioles +237. Jorge Lopez to start for the Orioles. The righthander has allowed two earned runs or fewer in three of his past five starts. Team is 4-0 in his past four starts. He faced the Red Sox three months ago surrendering one earned run in 5 2/3rd innings in victory. Chis Sale to debut for the Red Sox this year. Sale last pitched two years ago and won’t go deep. Red Sox bullpen in poor shape as past ten games an ERA 8.74, WHIP 1.91 and opponents batting .309. Play Baltimore +237.
Atlanta Braves vs. Washington Nationals MLB Pick Prediction 8/14/2021
Braves at Nationals—Free pick is Atlanta Braves on run line -1.5 runs at -115. Max Fried to start for the Braves. Fried in his past five starts allowed seven earned runs in 31 innings of work. Patrick Corbin to start for the Nationals. Corbin past five starts allowed 23 earned runs in 28 2/3rd innings. As this series opened the Braves had won seven of nine and Nationals dropping nine of ten. Bullpen in poor form for Washington as past ten games an ERA 5.50, WHIP 1.57 and opponents batting .281. Play Atlanta run line -1.5 runs at -115.
Cleveland Indians vs. Detroit Tigers MLB Pick Prediction 8/14/2021
Indians at Tigers—MLB pick is Detroit Tigers -130. Wily Peralta throws for the Tigers. He has allowed two earned runs or fewer in seven of his past nine starts. Sam Hentges to counter for the Indians. Hentges has been hammered this season with an ERA 8.71 and WHIP 2.09 in nine starts. He has 24 walks in 31 innings of work. As this series opened the Indians had lost three straight with Detroit winning seven of ten. Indians hit only .217 against righthanders on the road. Past ten games Tigers bullpen an ERA 1.63 and WHIP 1.24. Indians pen in this period an ERA 4.78 and WHIP 1.43. Play Detroit -130.
Chicago Cubs vs. Miami Marlins MLB Pick Prediction 8/14/2021
Cubs at Marlins—MLB free pick is Miami Marlins -130. On the hill for Chicago is Zach Davies. The righthander has been hammered in his past three starts for eighteen earned runs with six homers in 12 innings. Team is 1-7 in his past eight starts. He faced the Marlins nearly two months ago allowing eight earned runs in six innings. Zach Thompson to start for Miami. Thompson has pitched well this year with an ERA 3.28 and WHIP 1.17 in ten starts. As this series began the Cubs have lost eight straight. They hit only .216 at home. Past ten games Chicago bullpen an ERA 7.02, WHIP 1.54 and opponents batting .298. Marlins better form at the plate and mound. Play Miami -130.
Milwaukee Brewers vs. Pittsburgh Pirates MLB Pick Prediction 8/14/2021
Brewers at Pirates—Free pick is Milwaukee Brewers -170. Getting the start for Pittsburgh is Bryse Wilson. The righthander past four starts allowed nine earned runs in 18 innings of work. Eric Lauer to start for the Brewers. Lauer has allowed two earned runs or fewer in six straight starts. Past ten games Pirates batting .196 with their bullpen ERA 5.54 and WHIP 1.45. Pittsburgh last in MLB in scoring and homers. Pirates enter this series dropping eight straight. Play Milwaukee -170.
Oakland Athletics vs. Texas Rangers MLB Pick Prediction 8/14/2021
Athletics at Rangers—MLB pick is Oakland Athletics run line -1.5 runs at -110. James Kaprielian to start for the Athletics. The righthander has allowed two earned runs or fewer in four of his past five starts. Jordan Lyles to start for the Rangers. Lyles has been pounded in his past five starts for 24 earned runs in 29 innings. He faced the Athletics a week ago surrendering six earned runs and four walks over 5 1/3rd innings. This series opens with the Athletics winning seven straight and Rangers losing eight of nine. Past ten games Texas batting .171. Athletics in that period a bullpen ERA 1.43, WHIP 0.82 and opponents batting .147. Play Oakland run line -1.5 runs at -110.
Tampa Bay Rays vs. Minnesota Twins MLB Pick Prediction 8/14/2021
Rays at Twins—MLB free pick is Tampa Bay Rays +110. Kenta Maeda to start for the Twins. The righthander past two starts allowed eight earned runs with three homers in ten innings. Michael Wacha to start for the Rays. He has allowed three earned runs or fewer in nine of his past fourteen starts. Tampa Bay opens this series winning five of six. Past ten games Twins batting .213. Rays bullpen past ten games ERA 3.72 and WHIP 1.22. Minnesota bullpen has struggled in their home stadium. Play Tampa Bay +110.
LA Dodgers vs. New York Mets MLB Pick Prediction 8/14/2021
Dodgers at Mets—Free pick is LA Dodgers -170. Starting for LAD will be Walker Buehler. The righthander past four starts allowed three earned runs in 26 1/3rd innings. Taijuan Walker to throw for the Mets. Walker has been pounded past five starts for 23 earned runs in 21 innings. LAD has won four of five to begin this series. Past ten games Dodgers batting .279 with a bullpen ERA 1.77, WHIP 0.91 and opponents batting .163. LA outperforming the Mets on the mound and at bat. Play LA Dodgers -170.
St Louis Cardinals vs. Kansas City Royals MLB Pick Prediction 8/14/2021
Cardinals at Royals—MLB pick is Kansas City Royals +105. Getting the start for St Louis is Jon Lester. The lefthander past three starts allowed fourteen earned runs in 15 1/3rd innings. He faced the Royals six days ago surrendering five earned runs in 5 1/3rd innings. Brad Keller to start for the Royals. Keller has surrendered three earned runs or fewer in five of his past six starts. Royals do a good job of hitting lefty’s at home. KC a winning home mark and Cardinals five games under .500 when this series began. Play Kansas City +105.
San Diego Padres vs. Arizona Diamondbacks MLB Pick Prediction 8/14/2021
Padres at Diamondbacks—MLB free pick is San Diego Padres and Arizona Diamondbacks to play under the total of nine runs. Starting for San Diego is Joe Musgrove. The righthander has allowed two earned runs or fewer in five of his past six starts. Tyler Gilbert to throw for Arizona. Gilbert has shown good control, low ERA and the ability to get strikeouts in his career in the minors. Past ten games Arizona showing improvement out of their bullpen. Padres pen has produced well on the road. Play San Diego and Arizona under nine.
New York Yankees vs. Chicago White Sox MLB Pick Prediction 8/14/2021
Yankees at White Sox—Free pick is New York Yankees +114. Starting for New York is Jameison Taillon. The righthander in his great form surrendering two earned runs or fewer in nine of his past ten starts. He faced the White Sox earlier in the season allowing no runs over five innings. Dylan Cease to throw for Chicago. Past seven starts Cease allowed seventeen earned runs in 38 innings. He faced the White Sox earlier this year allowing five earned runs in 4 1/3rd innings. New York has won seven of ten. In that period, they are batting .283 against righthanders and getting great production from their bullpen with an ERA 2.06 and WHIP 1.24. Play Yankees +114.
Colorado Rockies vs. San Francisco Giants MLB Pick Prediction 8/14/2021
Rockies at Giants—MLB pick is Colorado Rockies and San Francisco Giants to play under the total of eight runs. Starting for Colorado is Kyle Freeland. The lefthander past four starts allowed eight earned runs in 23 innings of work. He has allowed three earned runs or fewer in eight of nine starts. Sammy Long expected starter for the Giants. This figures to be a bullpen game. San Francisco bullpen past ten games ERA 1.66, WHIP 0.85 and opponents batting .154. Rockies hitting .207 on the road. Play Colorado and San Francisco under eight.
Houston Astros vs. LA Angels MLB Pick Prediction 8/14/2021
Astros at Angels—MLB free pick is Houston Astros on the run line -1.5 runs at -115. Luis Garcia to start for the Astros. Overall in nineteen starts the righthander has an ERA 3.31 and WHIP 1.09. He has allowed three earned runs or fewer in seven of ten starts. Jaime Barria to go for the Angels. He pitches to high contact. Barria struggled against the better hitting lineups he faced in the Dodgers, Twins and Blue Jays. Astros top hitting and run producing team in MLB. Pass ten games Houston bullpen an ERA 1.49, WHIP 1.10 and opponents batting .198. They are outperforming the Angles on the mound and plate. Play Houston run line -1.5 runs -115.
Toronto Blue Jays vs. Seattle Mariners MLB Pick Prediction 8/14/2021
Blue Jays at Mariners—Free pick is Seattle Mariners +154. On the hill for Toronto is Hyun Jin Ryu. The lefty past two starts allowed nine earned runs in 10 2/3rd innings. Yusei Kikuchi to throw for Toronto. Kickuchi past two starts allowed on earned run in elven innings. The lefty faced the Blue Jays six weeks ago allowing one run over seven innings. Blue Jays have lost two straight with Seattle winning three in a row. Mariners bullpen has been excellent past ten games with an ERA 2.81, WHIP 0.97 and opponents batting .202. Play Seattle +154.