Free MLB Picks For Today 8/23/2021
Texas Rangers vs. Boston Red Sox MLB Pick Prediction 8/23/2021
Rangers at Red Sox—With the rain out on Sunday they make this one up on Monday afternoon with the same starting pitchers. MLB pick is Texas Rangers and Boston Red Sox to play under the total of 9.5 runs. Starting for Boston is Nathan Eovaldi. The righthander has allowed two earned runs or fewer in four of six starts. He faced the Rangers earlier in the season surrendering one earned run in six innings. Kolby Allard counters for the Rangers. The lefthander past three starts allowed seven earned runs in 18 1/3rd innings. Past ten games Texas hitting .198 against righthanders but their bullpen an ERA of 3.40. Red Sox pen has performed well in the Yankees and Rangers series. Play Texas and Boston under 9.5.
Arizona Diamondbacks vs. Pittsburgh Pirates MLB Pick Prediction 8/23/2021
Diamondbacks at Pirates—MLB free pick is Pittsburgh Pirates -110. Starting for the Pirates is Wil Crowe. The righthander has allowed two earned runs or fewer in four of his past five starts. Humberto Mejia expected starter for Arizona. Mejia was crushed in Triple A minors with an ERA 5.93 and teams batting .302 in his twelve starts. Pirates head home after winning two of three at St Louis. Past ten games Diamondbacks bullpen an ERA 4.91 and WHIP 1.58. Play Pittsburgh -110.
New York Yankees vs. Atlanta Braves MLB Pick Prediction 8/23/2021
Yankees at Braves—Free pick is New York Yankees +125. Expected starter for New York is Luis Gil. The righthander in his three starts allowed no runs in 15 2/3rd innings. They do come off an off day on Sunday knowing Saturday night they would not play. Huascar Ynoa to counter for the Braves. In his return from injury he held the Marlins to no runs in 5 1/3rd innings. Yankees have won nine straight as the Braves. Past ten games New York bullpen an ERA 2.70 and WHIP 1.13. They are outperforming the Braves in the pen in this period. Also, Braves scored only 11 runs in their three game series against a bad Orioles pitching staff. Play New York +125.
Chicago White Sox vs. Toronto Blue Jays MLB Pick Prediction 8/23/2021
White Sox at Blue Jays—MLB pick is Chicago White Sox -114. On the mound for Chicago is Lance Lynn. The righthander has allowed one earned run or fewer in seven of his past nine starts. He faced the Blue Jays over two months ago surrendering one run over seven innings. Alek Manoah the starter for the Blue Jays. Past three starts Manoah allowed eleven runs ten earned in 14 2/3rd innings. Toronto has lost seven of nine after losing two of three to Detroit. Past ten games Blue Jays bullpen an ERA 5.93 and WHIP 1.48. Play Chicago -114.
Colorado Rockies vs. Chicago Cubs MLB Pick Prediction 8/23/2021
Rockies at Cubs—MLB free pick is Colorado Rockies +114. Starting for the Rockies is Antonio Senzatela. The righthander has allowed three earned runs or fewer in six of his past seven starts. Kyle Hendricks counters for Chicago. Hendricks past five starts allowed 18 earned runs in 27 1/3rd innings. Rockies have won six of eight. Cubs have lost 15 of 17 after getting swept in a three game home series to the Royals. Chicago bullpen in atrocious form as past ten games an ERA 7.46, WHIP 1.59 and opponents batting .276. Play Colorado +114.
Kansas City Royals vs. Houston Astros MLB Pick Prediction 8/23/2021
Royals at Astros—Free pick is Kansas City Royals +200. Starting for KC will be Daniel Lynch. The lefthander has surrendered three earned runs or fewer in six straight starts. He held the Astros to one run over seven innings in victory in his last start. Team is 4-1 in his past five starts. Zack Greinke to start for the Astros. Greinke past four starts allowed ten runs eight earned in 23 innings. KC has won six of seven with Astros losing five of eight. Royals bullpen in good form as past ten games an ERA 3.00, WHIP 1.03 and opponents batting .202. Play Kansas City +200.
Seattle Mariners vs. Oakland Athletics MLB Pick Prediction 8/23/2021
Mariners at Athletics—MLB pick is Seattle Mariners and Oakland Athletics to play under the total of 8.5 runs. On the mound for Seattle is Marco Gonzales. The lefthander past four starts allowed four earned runs in 27 innings of work. Under came in six straight starts. He has pitched well against the Athletics this year. Paul Blackburn to counter for the Athletics. He makes his second start since recalled from the minors where he started sixteen games and had good control. Athletics bullpen in good form past ten games a WHIP 1.06. Mariners bat only .219 at home. Play Seattle and Oakland under 8.5.