Free MLB Picks For Today 8/24/2021
Seattle Mariners vs. Oakland Athletics MLB Pick Prediction 8/24/2021
Mariners at Athletics—MLB pick is Seattle Mariners +125. Starting for Seattle will be Chris Flexen. The righthander has allowed three earned runs or fewer in nine of his past ten starts. Cole Irvin goes for the Athletics. Irvin faced Seattle twice this season surrendering eight earned runs in 8 2/3rd innings resulting in team losses each game. As this series opened the Mariners had won seven of ten and Oakland had dropped six of eight. Past ten games Oakland batting .216 against righthanders and their bullpen an ERA 4.29. Play Seattle +125.
Tampa Bay Rays vs. Philadelphia Phillies MLB Pick Prediction 8/24/2021
Rays at Phillies—MLB free pick is Tampa Bay Rays -110. On the hill for Tampa Bay is Drew Rasmussen. The righthander in his past three starts allowed two earned runs in eleven innings. Ranger Suarez to counter for Philadelphia. Suarez in his past start surrendered three earned runs with eight hits and four walks in 4 2/3rd innings. He has walked nine batters in his past 11 2/3rd innings. Rays have won six of seven. Past ten games Tampa Bay bullpen an ERA 2.77 and WHIP 1.02. Phillies in that period batting .182. Play Tampa Bay -110.
Arizona Diamondbacks vs. Pittsburgh Pirates MLB Pick Prediction 8/24/2021
Diamondbacks at Pirates—Free pick is Arizona Diamondbacks -115. Starting for Arizona is Madison Bumgarner. The lefthander has allowed two earned runs or fewer in seven straight. Team is 6-1 in those games. He faced the Pirates a month ago allowing one earned run in five innings. JT Brubaker to throw for the Pirates. Brubaker has been hammered for 38 earned runs in his past eight starts working 38 2/3rd innings. Team is 1-9 in his past ten starts. As this series began the Diamondbacks had won seven of ten. Pirates 30th in scoring and homers in Major League Baseball. Play Arizona -115.
LA Angels vs. Baltimore Orioles MLB Pick Prediction 8/24/2021
Angels at Orioles—MLB pick is LA Angels -145. Getting the start for LAA will be Dylan Bundy. The righthander has allowed three earned runs or fewer in four straight starts. Spenser Watkins to counter for Baltimore. Watkins in his past five starts allowed 22 earned runs in 23 2/3rd innings. Baltimore has lost eighteen straight. Past ten games Baltimore batting .210 and their bullpen an ERA 5.75 and WHIP 1.45. Play LA Angels -145.
Chicago White Sox vs. Toronto Blue Jays MLB Pick Prediction 8/24/2021
White Sox at Blue Jays—MLB free pick is Chicago White Sox and Toronto Blue Jays to play over the total of nine starts. Starting for Chicago is Dylan Cease. The righthander past three starts allowed nine earned runs in fifteen innings of work. Jose Berrios to throw for Toronto. Berrios past three starts surrendered nine earned runs in 15 1/3rd innings. He faced the White Sox three times this year surrendering nine earned runs in 18 innings. Both bullpens struggling past ten games with White Sox ERA 5.05 and Blue Jays 6.23 with high WHIPS for each. Play Chicago and Toronto over nine.
San Francisco Giants vs. New York Mets MLB Pick Prediction 8/24/2021
Giants at Mets—Free pick is San Francisco Giants -110. Getting the start for San Francisco is Sam Long. He opened on August 14th and allowed on earned run in two innings against the Rockies. He put up great numbers with Triple A Sacramento. Tylor Megill throws for the Mets. Past five starts Megill surrendered twelve earned runs in 20 2/3rd innings. Giants has won seven of ten with Mets dropping eight of ten. Past ten games New York hitting .207 with the San Francisco bullpen in this period an ERA 2.45, WHIP 0.89 and opponents batting .202. Play Giants -110.
Texas Rangers vs. Cleveland Indians MLB Pick Prediction 8/24/2021
Rangers at Indians—MLB pick is Cleveland Indians -154. Starting for Cleveland is Eli Morgan. The righthander has allowed two earned runs or fewer in three of his past four starts. Taylor Hearn to counter for the Rangers. The lefthander in his four starts surrendered eight earned runs in 12 1/3rd innings. Texas has lost four of five. Past ten games Rangers hitting .207 against righthanders. They have lost 46 of 61 on the road and the Indians have a winning home mark. Rangers bullpen on the road an ERA 5.14 and WHIP 1.47. Play Cleveland -154.
Minnesota Twins vs. Boston Red Sox MLB Pick Prediction 8/24/2021
Twins at Red Sox—MLB free pick is Minnesota Twins and Boston Red Sox to play over the total of ten runs. Starting for Minnesota will be Griffin Jax. The righthander past two starts allowed seven runs five earned in 12 innings of work. Three homers allowed. Tanner Houck counters for the Red Sox. Houck past two starts surrendered six runs five earned in nine innings. Twins pitching has allowed seven runs or greater in four of their past five. Boston allowed fourteen runs to Texas in the final two games of their series. Minnesota third in the league in homers. Boston is fifth in run production and third in hitting. Twins bullpen has performed poorly this season. Play Minnesota and Boston over ten.
Washington Nationals vs. Miami Marlins MLB Pick Prediction 8/24/2021
Nationals at Marlins—Free pick is Washington Nationals -115. Jesus Luzardo to start for the Marlins. The lefty in his four starts with his traded team allowed nineteen earned runs I 17 2/3rd innings. Eric Fedde to counter for the Nationals. Fedde has pitched well against the Marlins in his career. Two months back he held the Marlins to no earned runs in six innings. Miami has lost seven straight. Past ten games Miami batting .208 against righthanders and the bullpen struggling with an ERA 8.74, WHIP 1.94 along with batters hitting .322. Play Washington -115.
New York Yankees vs. Atlanta Braves MLB Pick Prediction 8/24/2021
Yankees at Braves—MLB pick is Atlanta Braves -145. Charlie Morton to start for Atlanta. The righthander has allowed three earned runs or fewer in nine of his past ten starts. He faced the Yankees four times the past two seasons allowing three earned runs in 15 innings. Andrew Heaney to throw for New York. The lefty in his four starts with his traded team allowed sixteen earned runs in 22 innings. As this series opened the Braves had won nine straight. Braves are eighth in run production and third in homers. Play Atlanta -145.
Detroit Tigers vs. St Louis Cardinals MLB Pick Prediction 8/24/2021
Tigers at Cardinals—MLB free pick is Detroit Tigers and St Louis Cardinals to play under the total of 8.5 runs. Starting for St Louis is Jack Flaherty. The righthander in his return from the IR allowed two earned runs with thirteen strikeouts in twelve innings. Casey Mize to throw for Detroit. Mize has allowed three earned runs or fewer in eight of his past ten starts. Past ten games Tigers batting .197 against righthanders. Cardinals bullpen in this period an ERA 3.22 and WHIP 1.21. St Louis 25th in scoring and 24th in homers on the year. Play Detroit and St Louis under 8.5.
Colorado Rockies vs. Chicago Cubs MLB Pick Prediction 8/24/2021
Rockies at Cubs—Free pick is Chicago Cubs +132. Justin Steele to start for Chicago. Steele in thirteen appearances carries an ERA of 3.22, strikeout rate 27.8% and opponents batting average .202. German Marquez counters for the Rockies. Marquez past six starts allowed nineteen earned runs in 34 2/3rd innings. He has struggled in recent starts against Chicago. As this series began the Rockies had lost 45 of 59 on the road batting only .208. Play Chicago +132.
Cincinnati Reds vs. Milwaukee Brewers MLB Pick Prediction 8/24/2021
Reds at Brewers—MLB pick is Cincinnati Reds and Milwaukee Brewers to play under the total of 7.5 runs. Tyler Mahle to start for Cincinnati. The righthander in his thirteen road starts carries an ERA 1.73 and WHIP 0.99. Corbin Burnes throws for the Brewers. Burnes has allowed one earned run or fewer in eight of his past nine starts. He faced the Reds six weeks ago surrendering no runs and twelve strikeouts in 8 1/3rd innings. Brewers are batting .214 against righthanders at home. Head to head this year six of seven fell under. Play Milwaukee and Cincinnati under 7.5.
Kansas City Royals vs. Houston Astros MLB Pick Prediction 8/24/2021
Royals at Astros—MLB free pick is Houston Astros on run line -1.5 runs at -115. Starting for Houston is Luis Garcia. The righthander in his past three starts allowed five earned runs in 16 innings of work. Brady Singer counters for the Royals. Singer past three starts allowed fourteen earned runs in 12 1/3rd innings. Past ten games Houston batting .320 against righthanders and bullpen a WHIP 1.04. As this series began the Royals had lost 37 of 60 on the road. KC is 22nd in scoring and 27th in homers. Astros tops in baseball in scoring and hitting. Play Houston run line -1.5 runs at -115.
LA Dodgers vs. San Diego Padres MLB Pick Prediction 8/24/2021
Dodgers at Padres—Free pick is LA Dodgers -130. Expected to start for LAD is Julio Urias. The lefthander has put up great numbers on the road with an ERA 2.88 and WHIP 0.95. He has allowed two earned runs or fewer in eight of his past nine starts. Yu Darvis expected to throw for San Diego. The veteran past seven starts allowed 28 earned runs in 35 1/3rd innings. Past ten games LAD bullpen an ERA 2.57, WHIP 1.02 and opponents batting .174. Padres pen in that period an ERA 5.51 and WHIP 1.39. San Diego has lost eight of ten batting only .202 against lefthanders in this period. LAD has won nine of ten. Play LA Dodgers -130.