Free MLB Picks For Today 9/4/2021
Baltimore Orioles vs. New York Yankees MLB Pick Prediction 9/4/2021
Orioles at Yankees—MLB pick is Baltimore Orioles +266. Starting for Baltimore is Chris Ellis. The righthander held the Blue Jays to one run over 4 2/3rd innings in his past start. Four MLB appearances he sports an ERA of 2.84 with good control. Jordan Montgomery counters for the Yankees. The lefthander in his past two starts against Baltimore, all this season, allowed seven earned run in eight innings resulting in losses both games. Orioles past ten games are batting .267 against lefthanders. Yankees just lost two of three at a down LA Angels team. Play Baltimore +266.
New York Mets vs. Washington Nationals MLB Pick Prediction 9/4/2021
Mets at Nationals—MLB free pick is New York Mets -167 in Game 1 of DH. Getting the start for New York is Marcus Stroman. The righthander has allowed two earned runs or fewer in seven of his past nine starts. Past two starts against the Nationals, all this season, Stroman allowed three earned runs in 11 1/3rd innings in victories each game. Eric Fedde goes for Washington. Fedde past seven starts allowed 22 earned runs in 36 innings of work. He faced the Mets a week ago surrendering six runs five earned in 5 1/3rd innings in team. Team is 1-3 in his three starts against New York this year. Mets open this series on a four game win streak with the Nationals losing eight of ten. Past ten games Mets bullpen an ERA 1.60 and WHIP 1.04. Nationals pen in this period an ERA 4.86 and WHIP 1.70. Play Mets -167 in Game 1.
Pittsburgh Pirates vs. Chicago Cubs MLB Pick Prediction 9/4/2021
Pirates at Cubs—Free pick is Chicago Cubs -130. Kyle Hendricks gets the start for Chicago. The righthander has allowed two earned runs or fewer in six of his past ten starts. Miguel Yajure expected starter for the Pirates. Yajure makes his third start but pitches to high contact and has a career MLB walk rate of 12.7%. After Chicago won the opener of this series the Pirates had lost five of six and Cubs winning four of five. Pittsburgh last in MLB in scoring and homers. Play Chicago -130.
Oakland Athletics vs. Toronto Blue Jays MLB Pick Prediction 9/4/2021
Athletics at Blue Jays—MLB pick is Oakland Athletics +139. Starting for Oakland is Paul Blackburn. Since his recall from the minors the righthander has worked three games allowing five earned runs in 16 innings of work. Jose Berrios expected starter for Toronto. Berrios past four starts allowed 12 earned runs in 19 1/3rd innings. Oakland opened this series winning four of five. Huge step up in class for Toronto after facing the Orioles and Tigers. Athletics have been a good road team winning 37 of 66 as this series opened. Play Oakland +139.
Minnesota Twins vs. Tampa Bay Rays MLB Pick Prediction 9/4/2021
Twins at Rays—MLB free pick is Minnesota Twins and Tampa Bay Rays to play under the total of nine runs. Chris Archer takes the mound for the Rays. The righthander has allowed two earned runs in his three starts working 8 1/3rd innings. Andrew Albers throws for the Twins. No runs allowed in his lone start working 5 1/3rd innings against Milwaukee. The 35 year old has been bounced around the Majors but has a career ERA of 3.86. Past ten games both bullpens in good form. In this period the Twins batting .216. Play Minnesota and Tampa Bay under nine.
Cleveland Indians vs. Boston Red Sox MLB Pick Prediction 9/4/2021
Indians at Red Sox—Free pick is Cleveland Indians +179 odds. Getting the start for Cleveland is Eli Morgan. The righthander has allowed two earned runs or fewer in four of his past six starts. Tanner Houck to counter for the Red Sox. Houck past four starts surrendered eleven earned runs in 19 innings of work. As this series started Cleveland had won six of eight. Red Sox bullpen an ERA over four in that period. Play Cleveland +179.
Philadelphia Phillies vs. Miami Marlins MLB Pick Prediction 9/4/2021
Phillies at Marlins—MLB pick is Philadelphia Phillies -125. Ranger Suarez to get the start for the Phillies. The lefthander has allowed one earned run or fewer in five of his past six starts. Trevor Rogers to counters for Miami. Rogers past six starts allowed thirteen earned runs in 28 1/3rd innings. He did not pass five innings in five of those games. Past ten games Phillies batting .278 and Marlins .214. Miami 27th in run production and 28th in homers. Play Philadelphia -125.
St Louis Cardinals vs. Milwaukee Brewers MLB Pick Prediction 9/4/2021
Cardinals at Brewers—MLB free pick is St Louis Cardinals +130. On the hill for St Louis is Kwang hyun Kim. The lefty has allowed two earned runs or fewer in eight of his past ten starts. He has pitched well against the Brewers past two seasons allowing two earned runs in 17 1/3rd innings. Adrian Houser counters for the Brewers. He was roughed up in his start against the Twins surrendering five earned runs in five innings in defeat. This series began the Cardinals had won four of six. Past ten games Brewers batting .189 against lefthanders. Brewers sit 26th in baseball in hitting. Play St Louis +130.
Detroit Tigers vs. Cincinnati Reds MLB Pick Prediction 9/4/2021
Tigers at Reds—Free pick is Detroit Tigers +180. Matthew Boyd to start for Detroit. The lefthander in his return held the Blue Jays to two runs in four innings. In fourteen starts this year he carries and ERA 3.50 with WHIP of 1.22. He has not been hurt by the home run. Tyler Mahle counters for Cincinnati. Mahle at home carries an ERA 6.00 and WHIP 1.44. As this series began the Reds had lost six of their past nine. Past ten games Cincinnati batting .216. In this period Tigers bullpen an ERA 2.27. Reds bullpen at home an ERA 5.60 and WHIP 1.40. Play Detroit +180.
Chicago White Sox vs. Kansas City Royals MLB Pick Prediction 9/4/2021
White Sox at Royals—MLB pick is Kansas City Royals +139. Starting for KC will be Daniel Lynch. The lefthander has allowed one earned run in four of his past five starts. Team is 5-0 in his past five starts. He faced the White Sox a month ago surrendering one run in five innings. Reynaldo Lopez counters for the White Sox. Lopez in his last start allowed three earned runs in four innings. He has worked the bullpen much of this season after an ERA of 6.49 in 2020 and 5.38 in 2019. White Sox bullpen past ten games an ERA 5.65 while the Royals pen an ERA 2.98 and WHIP 1.18. As this series began the White Sox a .500 team on the road. Play Kansas City +139.
Seattle Mariners vs. Arizona Diamondbacks MLB Pick Prediction 9/4/2021
Mariners at Diamondbacks—MLB free pick is Seattle Mariners -105. Expected to start for Seattle is Marco Gonzales. The lefthander has allowed two earned runs or fewer in seven of his past eight starts. Merrill Kelly to counter for the Diamondbacks. Kelly past five starts allowed fourteen earned runs in 33 1/3rd innings. As this series began the Diamondbacks had lost five of six. Past ten games Arizona batting .204 against lefthanders. In that period Mariners bullpen ERA 1.49 and WHIP 1.18. Play Seattle -105.
Atlanta Braves vs. Colorado Rockies MLB Pick Prediction 9/4/2021
Braves at Rockies—Free pick is Atlanta Braves -116. German Marquez to start for the Rockies. The righthander has been pounded in his past four starts for nineteen earned runs in 19 1/3rd innings of work. He has faced the Braves three times surrendering fourteen earned runs in 16 2/3rd innings. Ian Anderson to throw for the Braves. He returned to the rotation a week ago surrendering no runs and four hits in 5 2/3rd innings in a win against San Francisco. Past ten games Atlanta bullpen an ERA 2.97 with opponents batting .205. They sit 8th in MLB in scoring and third in homers. Play Atlanta -116.
Houston Astros vs. San Diego Padres MLB Pick Prediction 9/4/2021
Astros at Padres—MLB pick is Houston Astros +107. Framber Valdez to start for the Astros. The lefthander has allowed two earned runs or fewer in three of his past four starts. Joe Musgrove to counter for the Padres. Musgrove past three starts allowed seven earned runs in 20 innings of work. As this series began San Diego had lost six of nine. Past ten games Padres batting .186 with a bullpen ERA 5.12 with WHIP 1.41. Play Houston +107.
LA Dodgers vs. San Francisco Giants MLB Pick Prediction 9/4/2021
Dodgers at Giants—MLB free pick is LA Dodgers -160. Julio Urias gets the start for LAD. The lefthander has allowed six earned runs past seven starts working 37 innings. In his past two starts against the Giants, all this season, Urias allowed two earned runs in 12 2/3rd innings. Sammy Long expected starter for San Francisco. Long past seven appearances allowed seventeen earned runs in 23 1/3rd innings. This series opened with the Dodgers winning seven of nine and Giants losing five of seven. Past ten games Giants batting .194 against lefthanders. In this period Dodgers bullpen an ERA 3.14 and WHIP 1.07. Play LA Dodgers -160.
Texas Rangers vs. LA Angels MLB Pick Prediction 9/4/2021
Rangers at Angels—Free pick is Texas Rangers +150. Kolby Allard gets the start for the Rangers. The lefthander has allowed three earned runs or fewer in four of his past five starts. Past two seasons he faced the Angels twice allowing two earned runs in eleven innings. Jose Suarez counters for LAA. Suarez past seven starts allowed 22 earned runs in 32 2/3rd innings. Team went 2-5 in those games. Past ten games Angels batting .223 and Rangers .283. Angels bullpen in that period an ERA 5.03. Play Texas +150.