Free MLB Picks For Today 8/30/2021
Minnesota Twins vs. Detroit Tigers MLB Pick Prediction 8/30/2021
Twins at Tigers—MLB pick is Minnesota Twins -122. Starting for Minnesota will be Casey Mize. The righthander past four starts allowed nine earned runs in 18 1/3rd innings with six homers. Bailey Ober to counter for the Twins. Past three starts Ober surrendered two earned runs in 16 1/3rd innings. Team is 4-1 in his past five starts. Twins have won two of three to Milwaukee entering play. Tigers have lost three of four held to two runs or fewer in each game. Past ten games Tigers hitting .224 against righthanders with a bullpen ERA 5.14 and WHIP 1.57. Play Minnesota -122.
St Louis Cardinals vs. Cincinnati Reds MLB Pick Prediction 8/30/2021
Cardinals at Reds—MLB free pick is St Louis Cardinals +164. Getting the start for St Louis is Jon Lester. The lefty has allowed one earned run in two of his past three starts. Team is 3-0 in those games. Luis Castillo to counter for Cincinnati. Castillo past four starts allowed fourteen earned runs in 23 1/3rd innings losing three of those games. Reds have lost four of six. Past two games at Miami they were held to one run each game. Past ten games Reds batting .179 against lefthanders with a bullpen ERA 4.97 and WHIP 1.42. Play St Louis +164.
Philadelphia Phillies vs. Washington Nationals MLB Pick Prediction 8/30/2021
Phillies at Nationals—Free pick is Washington Nationals +175. Starting for Washington is Josiah Gray. The righthander has allowed two earned runs or fewer in five of his past six starts. He faced the Phillies four weeks ago allowing one earned run in five innings. Zack Wheeler to start for Philadelphia. Wheeler past three starts allowed seventeen runs fifteen earned in 20 2/3rd innings resulting in defeats each game. In his past two starts against the Nationals the righthander allowed seven earned runs in 10 1/3rd innings. Past ten games Philadelphia batting .216 with Nationals .272. Phillies bullpen that period an ERA 4.50. Play Washington +175.
Baltimore Orioles vs. Toronto Blue Jays MLB Pick Prediction 8/30/2021
Orioles at Blue Jays—MLB pick is Toronto Blue Jays on run line -1.5 runs at -150. Starting for Toronto is Robbie Ray. The lefthander has allowed two earned runs or fewer in nine straight starts. Chris Ellis to start for the Orioles. Ellis struggled in fifteen appearances in Triple A with an ERA 6.32 and WHIP 1.56. Orioles have lost 21 of 23 with 19 by two runs or greater. Past ten games Orioles bullpen an ERA 5.23. Blue Jays second in the league in hitting and best in homers. Play Toronto run line -1.5 runs at -150.
Boston Red Sox vs. Tampa Bay Rays MLB Pick Prediction 8/30/2021
Red Sox at Rays—MLB free pick is Tampa Bay Rays -125. Nick Pivetta to start for the Red Sox. The veteran past eight starts allowed 24 earned runs in 37 2/3rd innings. Luis Patino to start for the Rays. Patino has allowed three earned runs or fewer in four of his past five starts. Rays have won nine of ten. Past ten games Tampa Bay bullpen an ERA 3.08 and WHIP 0.95. Rays have won 41 of 64 at home. Play Tampa Bay -125.
Colorado Rockies vs. Texas Rangers MLB Pick Prediction 8/30/2021
Rockies at Rangers—Free pick is Colorado Rockies and Texas Rangers to play under the total of 8.5 runs. Starting for Colorado is German Marquez. The veteran has allowed three earned runs or fewer in seven of his past ten starts. He faced the Rangers earlier in the year surrendering one run and two hits over seven innings. A.J. Alexy counters for Texas. Alexy has put up great numbers in the minors this year with an ERA under two and strikeout rate of 28%. Both bullpens showing improvement past ten games. Rockies bat only .206 against righthander at home. Rangers 29th in baseball in run production and hitting along with 26th in homers. Play Colorado and Texas under 8.5.
New York Yankees vs. LA Angels MLB Pick Prediction 8/30/2021
Yankees at Angels—MLB pick is New York Yankees -145. Corey Kluber is expected to return from the IR to open this game. He allowed two earned runs or fewer in six of his past seven starts before being sidelined. Jose Quintana to start for LAA. Quintana has worked 24 games with ten starts and has an ERA 6.75, walk rate 11.4% along with WHIP 1.78. Angels have dropped six of eight. Past ten games Angels a bullpen ERA 4.89 with WHIP 1.43. Yankees pen in this period an ERA 2.18 and WHIP 1.00. Play New York -145.
San Diego Padres vs. Arizona Diamondbacks MLB Pick Prediction 8/30/2021
Padres at Diamondbacks—MLB free pick is Arizona Diamondbacks +152. Tyler Gilbert to start for the Diamondbacks. The lefty has allowed two earned runs or fewer in two of his three starts. He put up good numbers in the minors this year. Chris Paddack to counter for San Diego. Past six starts the righthander allowed 23 earned runs in 27 1/3rd innings. He faced Arizona three times surrendering thirteen runs ten earned in 11 2/3rd innings. Paddack returns from an oblique injury. Padres have lost eight of ten batting .169 with a bullpen ERA 5.24. Play Arizona +152.
Milwaukee Brewers vs. San Francisco Giants MLB Pick Prediction 8/30/2021
Brewers at Giants—Free pick is San Francisco Giants +134. Getting the start for San Francisco is Johnny Cueto. The veteran has allowed three earned runs or fewer in six straight starts. Corbin Burnes to throw for the Brewers. Last start the righthander allowed four earned runs with three walks in six innings against the Reds. Brewers open this series losing two of three at Minnesota. Past ten games Milwaukee batting .215. Giants bullpen in this period an ERA 2.29 and WHIP 0.97. Play San Francisco +134.
Houston Astros vs. Seattle Mariners MLB Pick Prediction 8/30/2021
Astros at Mariners—MLB pick is Seattle Mariners +142. Chris Flexen gets the start for Seattle. Flexen in his thirteen home starts has an ERA 2.70 and WHIP 1.07. Team is 9-4 in those games. Houston starts Luis Garcia. The righthander past six starts allowed fifteen earned runs in 32 innings. IN two starts against the Mariners the righthander allowed seven runs six earned in 9 2/3rd innings resulting in losses both games. Past ten games Astros bullpen an ERA 4.22. Seattle did get good bullpen work in the Royals series. Play Seattle +142.
Atlanta Braves vs. LA Dodgers MLB Pick Prediction 8/30/2021
Braves at Dodgers—MLB free pick is Atlanta Braves and LA Dodgers to play under the total of nine runs. Starting for LAD is Julio Urias. The lefthander has allowed two earned runs or fewer in nine of his past ten games. He has pitched well against the Braves in his career. Drew Smyly to counter for Atlanta. The lefty allowed three earned runs or fewer in ten straight. Past ten games Dodgers batting .201 with a bullpen ERA 2.26 WHIP 0.90 and opponents batting .142. Braves in this period batting .241. They did get good bullpen work in their home series. Play LA Dodgers and Atlanta Braves under nine.