Free MLB Picks For Today 9/3/2021
Pittsburgh Pirates vs. Chicago Cubs MLB Pick Prediction 9/3/2021
Pirates at Cubs—MLB pick is Chicago Cubs -119. Getting the start for Chicago is Alec Mills. The righthander has allowed two earned runs or fewer in four of his past five starts. Steven Brault to counter for the Pirates. The lefthander was hammered in his last start against St Louis for seven earned runs in three innings. As this series opened the Pirates have lost four of five with the Cubs winning five of eight. Pirates bullpen on the road an ERA of 5.00. Pirates sit 30th and last in runs scored and homers. Play Chicago -119.
New York Mets vs. Washington Nationals MLB Pick Prediction 9/3/2021
Mets at Nationals—MLB free pick is New York Mets -150. Starting for New York is Rich Hill. The lefthander has allowed three earned runs or fewer in four straight starts. Nationals expected to start Sean Nolin. The lefty in three starts allowed nine earned runs in 12 1/3rd innings. Nationals have lost five straight and nine of eleven. Their pitching staff was hammered in their series against the Phillies. Past ten games Mets bullpen an ERA 1.64, WHIP 0.97 and opponents batting .168. Nationals pen in this period an ERA 5.35 and WHIP 1.68. Play New York -150.
Baltimore Orioles vs. New York Yankees MLB Pick Prediction 9/3/2021
Orioles at Yankees—Free pick is New York Yankees on the run line -1.5 runs at -120. Starting for New York is Nestor Cortes. The lefthander has allowed three earned runs or fewer in seven of his eight starts. John Means counters for the Orioles. Past four starts the lefty surrendered fifteen earned runs in 22 2/3rd innings. Team is 0-5 in his past five starts. Past ten games Orioles bullpen an ERA 6.56 and WHIP 1.51. Yankees pen in better form with an ERA 2.62 and WHIP 1.02. Play New York on run line -1.5 runs at -120.
Oakland Athletics vs. Toronto Blue Jays MLB Pick Prediction 9/3/2021
Athletics at Blue Jays—MLB pick is Toronto Blue Jays -131. Starting for Oakland is Sean Manaea. The lefthander in his past five starts allowed 22 earned runs in 20 innings of work. Team is 1-4 in these starts. Alek Manoah counters for the Blue Jays. Manoah has allowed two earned runs or fewer in eight of his past nine starts. Toronto enters in off a bye and Oakland was in action on Thursday at Detroit. Blue Jays have won four of five. Their bullpen in outstanding form as in past ten games an ERA 2.16 and WHIP 1.08. Athletics pen in this period an ERA 4.89. Blue Jays fifth in run production and best in MLB in home runs. Oakland 25th in hitting. Play Toronto -131.
Minnesota Twins vs. Tampa Bay Rays MLB Pick Prediction 9/3/2021
Twins at Rays—MLB free pick is Tampa Bay Rays -167. Starting for Tampa Bay is Michael Wacha. The righthander in his past start held the Orioles to one run in 4 1/3rd innings. His numbers have been better at home with an ERA 3.41 and WHIP 1.18. Randy Dobnak counters for the Twins. Dobnak has been hammered in his thirteen appearances with an ERA 7.83, WHIP 1.65 and opponents batting .321. He pitches to high contact. Twins in their series against the Cubs held to one run in both losses. Past ten games Twins batting .216 with opponents hitting .265 on their bullpen. Rays best in baseball in scoring and eighth in homers. Play Tampa Bay -167.
Cleveland Indians vs. Boston Red Sox MLB Pick Prediction 9/3/2021
Indians at Red Sox—Free pick is Cleveland Indians +195. Getting the start for Cleveland is Cal Quantrill. The righthander has allowed two earned runs or fewer in eight of his past nine starts. As they closed their series with the Royals the Indians had won seven of ten. In that period they are batting .272 with a bullpen ERA 3.82. Nathan Eovaldi counters for the Red Sox. Past six starts Eovaldi has allowed seventeen earned runs in 34 1/3rd innings. Red Sox pen past ten games an ERA of 4.38 and WHIP 1.36. Play Cleveland +195.
Detroit Tigers vs. Cincinnati Reds MLB Pick Prediction 9/3/2021
Tigers at Reds—MLB pick is Detroit Tigers and Cincinnati Reds to play over the total of 9.5 runs. Starting for Detroit is Tyler Alexander. The lefthander past four games allowed twelve earned runs in 25 1/3rd innings. Vladimir Gutierrez to start for the Reds. He gave up five earned runs in three innings to the Marlins in his past start. At home Gutierrez an ERA 4.65 and WHIP 1.43. Tigers bullpen on the road an ERA 5.56 and WHIP 1.60. Reds pen at home an ERA 5.60 and WHIP 1.40. Play Detroit and Cincinnati over 9.5.
Philadelphia Phillies vs. Miami Marlins MLB Pick Prediction 9/3/2021
Phillies at Marlins—MLB free pick is Philadelphia Phillies -144. Getting the start for Philadelphia is Kyle Gibson. The veteran has allowed two earned runs or fewer in five of his past six starts. Jesus Luzardo to counter for the Marlins. Luzardo has been hammered in his nineteen appearances with an ERA 7.19 with walk rate 11% and WHIP 1.69. Phillies have won six straight all against losing teams. Past five games they are batting .317 and have a bullpen ERA 3.00 with WHIP 1.05. Past five games Miami batting .228. On the season they are 27th in run scoring and 28th in homers. Play Philadelphia -144.
Chicago White Sox vs. Kansas City Royals MLB Pick Prediction 9/3/2021
White Sox at Twins—Free pick is Chicago White Sox and Minnesota Twins to play over the total of 9.5 runs. Dallas Keuchel to start for the White Sox. The lefty has been hammered surrendering seventeen earned runs in his past four starts working 17 innings. Kris Bubic starts for the Royals. Bubic hammered past three starts for fourteen earned runs in 12 innings. He has been hurt by the home run ball this year and has a WHIP of 1.53. White Sox bullpen past ten games an ERA 5.65. At home Twins batting .284 against lefthanders. Play Chicago and Kansas City over 9.5.
St Louis Cardinals vs. Milwaukee Brewers MLB Pick Prediction 9/3/2021
Cardinals at Brewers—MLB pick is St Louis Cardinals +159. Starting for St Louis is Adam Wainwright. The veteran in great form as in his past five starts allowed four earned runs in 37 innings of work. Team is 4-1 in those games. Freddy Peralta to throw for Milwaukee. Peralta past three starts allowed seven earned runs in 13 1/3rd innings. Past seven games Cardinals batting .284 and Brewers .239. Cardinals have won two of three at Milwaukee this season. Play St Louis +159.
Atlanta Braves vs. Colorado Rockies MLB Pick Prediction 9/3/2021
Braves at Rockies—MLB free pick is Colorado Rockies +127. Starting for Colorado is Antonio Senzatela. The righthander past four starts allowed six earned runs in 26 innings of work. Huascar Ynoa counters for the Braves. Ynoa past four starts surrendered ten earned runs in 21 1/3rd innings. Team is 1-3 in those games. As this series began the Rockies have won 43 of 65 at home and Braves dropped six of eight. Past ten games Atlanta batting .227 against righthanders Play Colorado +127.
Texas Rangers vs. LA Angels MLB Pick Prediction 9/3/2021
Rangers at Angels—Free pick is Texas Rangers +191. Starting for the Rangers is Glen Otto. The righthander made is MLB debut eight days ago allowing no runs and two hits against the Astros. He put up great numbers in the minors with a high strike out rate. Shoehei Ohtani counters for LAA. Ohtani past three starts allowed seven earned runs in nineteen innings of work. Past ten games Rangers batting .304 against righthanders. Angels bullpen in that period an ERA 5.03 and WHIP 1.38. Play Texas +191.
Seattle Mariners vs. Arizona Diamondbacks MLB Pick Prediction 9/3/2021
Mariners at Diamondbacks—MLB pick is Seattle Mariners -130. On the hill for Seattle is Tyler Anderson. The lefthander has allowed two earned runs or fewer in four of his past five starts. Madison Bumgarner to counter for Arizona. Past two starts the lefthander allowed nine earned runs with seven walks in eleven innings of work resulting in losses each game. Diamondbacks have lost seven of ten. In that period they are batting .227. Mariners in this period batting .304 against lefthanders with a bullpen ERA 1.49 and WHIP 1.18. Play Seattle -130.
LA Dodgers vs. San Francisco Giants MLB Pick Prediction 9/3/2021
Dodgers at Giants—MLB free pick is LA Dodgers -110. David Price gets the start for LAD. He doesn’t go very deep into games as the fifth starter. He is rested having last started on August 22nd. Anthony DeSclafani expected starter for San Francisco. Past three starts against the Dodgers the righthander allowed ten earned runs in 13 2/3rd innings. LA enters this series winning seven of nine. Giants have lost five of seven. Past ten games San Francisco hitting .210. LAD bullpen in that period an ERA 3.14 with WHIP 1.07. Play LA Dodgers -110.
Houston Astros vs. San Diego Padres MLB Pick Prediction 9/3/2021
Astros at Padres—Free pick is Houston Astros -136. Starting for Houston is Jose Urquiday. The righthander returns off a stint on the IR with a shoulder issue. In fourteen starts he has an ERA 3.38 and WHIP 0.96. Jake Arrieta throws for the Padres. Arrieta past five starts allowed 26 earned runs in 17 innings of work. San Diego has lost six of nine. Past ten games Padres batting .186 with a bullpen ERA 5.12 and WHIP 1.41. Play Houston -136.