Free MLB Picks For Today 8/25/2021
Detroit Tigers vs. St Louis Cardinals MLB Pick Prediction 8/25/2021
Tigers at Cardinals—MLB pick is Detroit Tigers +140. Starting for Detroit will be Tarik Skubal. The lefthander in his past three starts allowed two earned runs in 17 2/3rd innings. Jon Lester will counter for the Cardinals. Lester past four starts surrendered sixteen earned runs in 20 1/3rd innings. Team is 3-7 in his past ten starts. Detroit enters this series after winning two of three at Toronto with St Louis losing two of three home to Pittsburgh. St Louis 25th in the Majors in run production and 24th in homers. Play Detroit +140.
Kansas City Royals vs. Houston Astros MLB Pick Prediction 8/25/2021
Royals at Astros—MLB free pick is Houston Astros on run line -1.5 runs at -110. Lance McCullers Jr. to start for the Astros. The righthander has allowed two earned runs or fewer in three of this past four starts. Mike Minor to counter for the Royals. The lefty past four starts surrendered fourteen earned runs in 23 1/3rd innings. Team is 2-8 in his past ten starts. KC batting .226 on the road with a bullpen ERA 4.82 and WHIP 1.40. Houston best in baseball in run production and hitting. Play Houston on run line -1.5 runs at -110.
Colorado Rockies vs. Chicago Cubs MLB Pick Prediction 8/25/2021
Rockies at Cubs—Free pick is Chicago Cubs +105 in Game 2. Zach Davies to throw for the Cubs. Davies has allowed three earned runs or fewer in six of his past ten starts. Austin Gomber to throw for Colorado. The lefty past four starts allowed twelve earned runs in sixteen innings. Rockies batting only .209 on the road and after losing the opener of this series they have lost 46 of 60. Also, on the road Colorado bullpen poor with an ERA 5.22, WHIP 1.45 and opponents batting .279. Play Chicago +105.
Arizona Diamondbacks vs. Pittsburgh Pirates MLB Pick Prediction 8/25/2021
Diamondbacks at Pirates—MLB pick is Arizona Diamondbacks -115. Starting for Arizona is Tyler Gilbert. The lefthander has allowed no earned runs in four of his five appearances. He has two starts and three bullpen appearances. Mitch Keller the expected starter for the Pirates. The righthander in his ten home starts carries an ERA 7.82 and WHIP 2.07. Past ten games Pirates batting .216 with Arizona at .277. Pittsburgh 30th and last in run production and home runs. Play Arizona -115.
Tampa Bay Rays vs. Philadelphia Phillies MLB Pick Prediction 8/25/2021
Rays at Phillies—MLB free pick is Tampa Bay Rays +110. Getting the start for Tampa Bay is Ryan Yarbrough. His numbers have been better on the road with a WHIP of 1.12 in nine starts. Zack Wheeler to throw for the Phillies. Wheeler past four starts allowed fourteen earned runs in 29 innings. As this series began the Rays have won six of seven. Past ten games Phillies batting .182. Rays bullpen in this period an ERA 2.77 and WHIP 1.02. Play Tampa Bay +110.
LA Angels vs. Baltimore Orioles MLB Pick Prediction 8/25/2021
Angels at Orioles—Free pick is LA Angels on the run line -1.5 runs at -105. Starting for LAA will be Shohei Ohtani. The righthander has allowed one earned run or fewer in five of his past six starts. Team is 7-1 in his past eight starts. Dean Kremer expected starter for the Orioles. Kremer has been hammered in his twelve starts with an ERA 7.25 and WHIP 1.61. Team is 3-9 in those starts. As this series began the Orioles had lost eighteen straight. Past ten games Baltimore batting .210 with a bullpen ERA 5.75 and WHIP 1.45. Play LA Angels run line -1.5 runs at -105.
Minnesota Twins vs. Boston Red Sox MLB Pick Prediction 8/25/2021
Twins at Red Sox—MLB pick is Minnesota Twins +161. Bailey Ober to start. The righthander has allowed three earned runs or fewer in six straight. Nick Pivetta to counter for the Red Sox. Pivetta at home has an ERA 5.37 and WHIP 1.44. As this series began the Red Sox had lost four of six. Past ten games Twins bullpen showing improvement with an ERA 3.80, WHIP 1.11 and opponents batting .180. Red Sox pen in this period a WHIP 1.53. Play Minnesota +161.
Chicago White Sox vs. Toronto Blue Jays MLB Pick Prediction 8/25/2021
White Sox at Blue Jays—MLB free pick is Chicago White Sox +103. Starting for the White Sox is Lucas Giolito. The righthander has allowed two earned runs or fewer in seven of his past eight stats. Robbie Ray counters for the Blue Jays. Ray has pitched well. As this series began Toronto has lost seven of ten. Past ten games they are batting .226 and their bullpen ERA 6.10 and WHIP 1.48 Chicago outperforming the White Sox in those areas in this period. Play Chicago +103.
San Francisco Giants vs. New York Mets MLB Pick Prediction 8/25/2021
Giants at Mets—Free pick is San Francisco Giants +104. Johnny Cueto starts for San Francisco. The veteran has allowed three earned runs or fewer in five straight. Taijuan Walker to counter for New York. Walker past seven starts allowed 28 earned runs in 33 2/3rd innings. As this series opened the Mets had lost eight of ten. In that period they are batting .207. Giants bullpen in that span an ERA 2.45, WHIP 0.89 and opponents batting .202. New York 28th in MLB in scoring and 25th in homers. Giants ninth in scoring and second in homer runs. Play San Francisco +104.
Texas Rangers vs. Cleveland Indians MLB Pick Prediction 8/25/2021
Rangers at Indians—MLB pick is Cleveland Indians -165. Starting for Cleveland is Zach Plesac. The righthander has allowed three earned runs or fewer in five of his past nine starts. Spencer Howard counters for the Indians. Howard past four starts allowed twelve earned runs in 11 innings of work. Team is 0-8 in his past eight starts. As this series began the Rangers had lost five of six and lost 47 of 62 on the road. Texas 29th and second last in MLB in scoring as well as batting. Play Cleveland -165.
Cincinnati Reds vs. Milwaukee Brewers MLB Pick Prediction 8/25/2021
Reds at Brewers—MLB free pick is Cincinnati Reds +162. On the hill for Cincinnati will be Luis Castillo. The righthander has allowed three earned runs or fewer in nine of his past ten starts. In his past three starts against the Brewers, all this year, the righthander allowed on earned run in 18 1/3rd innings. Brandon Woodruff counters for Milwaukee. The righthander past five starts allowed thirteen earned runs in 26 1/3rd innings. As this series began the Reds had won four straight. At home Milwaukee batting only .214 against righthanders. Play Cincinnati +162.
Washington Nationals vs. Miami Marlins MLB Pick Prediction 8/25/2021
Nationals at Marlins—Free pick is Washington Nationals -110. Starting for Washington is Josiah Gray. The traded player has allowed two earned runs or fewer in four of his past five starts. Expected to start for Miami is Eduardo Cabrera. The 23 year old makes his MLB debut. In six Triple A starts, Cabrera struggled with control with a 14.7% walk rate. Washington has won four of six and the Marlins have dropped eight straight. Past ten games Miami batting .208 against righthander and their bullpen an ERA 8.74, WHIP 1.94 and opponents batting .322. Play Washington -110.
LA Dodgers vs. San Diego Padres MLB Pick Prediction 8/25/2021
Dodgers at Padres—MLB pick is LA Dodgers -141. On the hill for LAD will be Walker Buehler. The righthander has allowed two earned runs or fewer in nine of his past ten starts. Blake Snell to counter for San Diego. Snell past five starts allowed thirteen earned runs in 26 innings of work. Past ten games San Diego batting .216 with a bullpen ERA 5.51. Dodgers pen in that period an ERA 2.57, WHIP 1.02 and opponents batting average .174. Play LA Dodgers -141.