Free MLB Picks For Today 9/20/2021
Kansas City Royals vs. Cleveland Indians MLB Pick Prediction 9/20/2021
Royals at Indians—MLB pick is Game 1 is Cleveland Indians. Starting for Cleveland is Tristan McKenzie. The righthander has allowed one earned run or fewer in five straight. Team is 4-1 in those games. He has dominated the Royals this year in his three starts allowing one earned run working 18 innings resulting in wins each game. Brady Singer to start for KC. He was pounded in his last start for six earned runs and five homers in 4 2/3rd innings in defeat to Minnesota. Royals have lost four of five. In that period Royals batting .230 with a bullpen ERA 4.10 and WHIP 1.50. Indians in this period batting .293 against righthanders. Play Cleveland in Game 1.
Chicago White Sox vs. Detroit Tigers MLB Pick Prediction 9/20/2021
White Sox at Tigers—MLB free pick is Chicago White Sox run line -1.5 runs at -125. Starting for Chicago is Carlos Rodon. The lefty has allowed two earned runs or fewer in seven of his past eight starts. He faced the Twins twice this year allowing two earned runs with 21 strikeouts in thirteen innings. Team is 5-0 in his past five starts against the Tigers. Matt Manning to start for the Tigers. Manning past three starts allowed ten earned runs in 12 2/3rd innings. Past ten games Tigers batting .169 against leftys. Chicago bullpen in that period an ERA 1.73 and WHIP 1.08. Play Chicago run line -1.5 runs at -125.
Washington Nationals vs. Miami Marlins MLB Pick Prediction 9/20/2021
Nationals at Marlins—Free pick is Washington Nationals -112. Jesus Luzardo to start for Miami. The lefty past three starts allowed nine earned runs with eight walks in 15 2/3rd innings. He faced the Nationals twice the past three weeks surrendering nine earned runs in 9 innings resulting in defeats each game. Eric Fedde to counter for the Nationals. Fedde has been dominant against the Marlins this year allowing two earned runs in in each of his past three starts this year 17 2/3rd innings. Past ten games Marlins batting .220 with Nationals .350 against lefthanders. Miami 28th in the league in scoring and homers. Play Washington -112.
Pittsburgh Pirates vs. Cincinnati Reds MLB Pick Prediction 9/20/2021
Pirates at Reds—MLB pick is Pittsburgh Pirates +158. Getting the start for Pittsburgh is Dillon Peters. The righthander has allowed two earned runs or fewer in four of five starts. He faced the Reds six days ago allowing no runs in five innings in victory. Vladimir Gutierrez to counter for the Reds. Gutierrez past four starts allowed thirteen earned runs with four homers in 15 innings. Team record 0-4 in those games. He faced the Pirates five days ago allowing four earned runs with three walks in 3 2/3rd innings. Pirates have won six of nine and Reds dropped six of eight. Past ten games Reds batting .167 against leftys. Past ten games Pirates bullpen an ERA 3.47 and WHIP 1.11. Play Pittsburgh +158.
Texas Rangers vs. New York Yankees MLB Pick Prediction 9/20/2021
Rangers at Yankees—MLB free pick is Texas Rangers +221. Getting the start for Texas is AJ Alexy. The righthander has been outstanding in his two starts allowing no earned runs with eleven strikeouts in 11 innings of work surrendering two hits. Alexy put up outstanding numbers in the minors. Nestor Cortes gets the start for New York. The righthander past four starts allowed seven earned runs in 22 1/3rd innings. Yankees have lost two straight surrendering 11 runs in each game. Past ten games Yankees bullpen an ERA of 4.19. Play Texas +221.
Baltimore Orioles vs. Philadelphia Phillies MLB Pick Prediction 9/20/2021
Orioles at Phillies—Free pick is Baltimore Orioles +170. On the hill for Baltimore is John Means. The lefty has allowed two earned runs in each of his past four starts. Ranger Suarez counters for the Phillies. He has put up good numbers but Team is 2-4 in his past six starts. Past ten games Phillies batting .226 against lefty’s and a bullpen ERA 7.02 with WHIP 1.51. Orioles do a good job of hitting lefthanders. Play Baltimore +170.
Toronto Blue Jays vs. Tampa Bay Rays MLB Pick Prediction 9/20/2021
Blue Jays at Rays—MLB pick is Toronto Blue Jays -122. Getting the start for Toronto is Robbie Ray. The lefthander has allowed two earned runs or fewer in nine of his past ten starts. In his past four starts against the Rays, all this season, Ray allowed four earned runs in 28 innings. Shane Baz expected to start for the Rays. Baz makes his debut in MLB. He did have some control issues early in his minor league career. Blue Jays have won seven of nine and Rays dropped five of eight. Past ten games Blue Jays hitting .208 and Rays .207. Tampa Bay bullpen in that period an ERA 4.80. Play Toronto -122.
St Louis Cardinals vs. Milwaukee Brewers MLB Pick Prediction 9/20/2021
Cardinals at Brewers—MLB free pick is St Louis Cardinals +180. Shane Woodford to start for the Cardinals. He has allowed three earned runs or fewer in four of five starts with one bad start which skews his numbers. Freddy Peralta to start for the Brewers. In his past two starts against ST Louis, all this year, he allowed seven earned runs in four innings. Cardinals have won eight straight and Brewers dropped three of five. Past ten games Cardinals bullpen an ERA 2.54 and WHIP of 1.08. Play St Louis +180.
Houston Astros vs. LA Angels MLB Pick Prediction 9/20/2021
Astros at Angels—Free pick is Houston Astros on run line -1.5 runs at -135. Framber Valdez to start for the Astros. The lefthander has allowed three earned runs or fewer in six of his past nine starts. Jaime Barria to start for LAA. Barria past seven starts allowed 18 earned runs in 29 2/3rd innings. Team is 1-6 in those games. Past ten games Angels batting .206 against lefthanders with a bullpen ERA 4.21 and WHIP 1.51. Astros pen in this period an ERA 1.41 and WHIP 0.92. Play Houston run line -1.5 runs at -135.
Seattle Mariners vs. Oakland Athletics MLB Pick Prediction 9/20/2021
Mariners at Athletics—MLB pick is Oakland Athletics -155. On the hill for Oakland is Sean Manea. The lefthander has allowed two earned runs or fewer in three of his past five starts. He faced the Mariners twice this season allowing one earned run in sixteen innings resulting in wins each game. Tyler Anderson to throw for the Mariners. Anderson past four starts allowed 11 earned runs with five homers in 22 innings of work. Oakland has won five straight. Past ten games Mariners hitting .192 against lefthanders with a bullpen ERA 6.27. Play Oakland -155.
Atlanta Braves vs. Arizona Diamondbacks MLB Pick Prediction 9/20/2021
Braves at Diamondbacks—MLB free pick is Atlanta Braves -140. Starting for Atlanta is Huascar Ynoa. The righthander has allowed two earned runs or fewer in three of his past four starts. Humberto Mejia to throw for Arizona. Mejia has an ERA 4.91 with opponents batting .311 in his starts for the Diamondbacks this year. The righthander in Triple A had an ERA 5.53 and control issues. Past ten games Braves bullpen an ERA 3.27, WHIP 1.11 and opponents batting .193. Diamondbacks pen in this period an ERA 4.69 and WHIP 1.59 and batting .209 against righthanders. Diamondbacks have lost five of six returning home from this nine game road trip with no day off. Play Atlanta -140.