Free MLB Picks For Today 10/2/2021
Tampa Bay Rays vs. New York Yankees MLB Pick Prediction 10/2/2021
Rays at Yankees—MLB pick is New York Yankees -150. Jordan Montgomery will get the start for New York. The lefthander has allowed one earned run or fewer in eight of his past ten starts. Past three starts against the Rays, all this season, Montgomery allowed two earned runs in 17 1/3rd innings. Shane Baz throws for Tampa Bay. Baz has worked 10 2/3rd innings in two starts allowing two earned runs all homers. As this series opened the Yankees had won eight of nine. Past ten games Yankees bullpen an ERA 1.33 and WHIP 0.86 while batting .258. That is better form now than the Rays. Play New York -150.
Baltimore Orioles vs. Toronto Blue Jays MLB Pick Prediction 10/2/2021
Orioles at Blue Jays—MLB free pick is Toronto Blue Jays run line -1.5 runs at -145. Starting for Toronto is Alek Manoah. The righthander has allowed two earned runs or fewer in seven of his past ten starts. Team is 9-1 in those games. John Means to counter for Baltimore. Means allowed three earned runs in five innings in his past start against the Rangers resulting in a loss. Team is 1-9 in Mean’s past ten starts. Past ten games Orioles batting .222 against righthanders with their bullpen carrying an ERA 4.33. Play Toronto run line -1.5 runs at -145.
Boston Red Sox vs. Washington Nationals MLB Pick Prediction 10/2/2021
Red Sox at Nationals—Free pick is Boston Red Sox and Washington Nationals to play over the total of 9.5 runs. Josiah Gray to get the start for the Nationals. The righthander past six starts allowed 27 earned runs in 28 1/3rd innings. Tanner Houck expected starter for the Red Sox. Houck past five appearances allowed nine earned runs in 14 1/3rd innings. Past ten games Nationals batting .283 against righthanders but have a bullpen ERA 7.34 with WHIP 2.01. Red Sox in this period batting .271 as a team with a bullpen ERA 4.17. Play Boston and Washington over 9.5.
San Diego Padres vs. San Francisco Giants MLB Pick Prediction 10/2/2021
Padres at Giants—MLB pick is San Diego Padres +110. Joe Musgrove to start for the Padres. The righthander has allowed three earned runs or fewer in eight of his past ten starts. Kevin Gausman will counter for the Giants. Gausman past three starts allowed nine earned runs with five homers in 15 innings of work. In his past two starts against the Padres, both last month, Gausman allowed eight earned runs with four homers in nine innings. Past ten games San Diego hitting .271 against righthanders. Play San Diego +110.
Philadelphia Phillies vs. Miami Marlins MLB Pick Prediction 10/2/2021
Phillies at Marlins—MLB free pick is Philadelphia Phillies -115. Getting the start for Miami is Jesuz Luzardo. The lefthander past three starts allowed eleven earned runs with eight walks in 12 1/3rd innings. He carries an ERA of 6.92 and WHIP 1.65 on the season. Hans Crouse expected starter for the Phillies. Crouse had success pitching in Double A this season. In MLB this year he has worked three innings giving up one run. Past ten games Marlins batting .206 with a bullpen ERA 6.07. Phillies pen and hitting in better form. Play Philadelphia -115.
Cincinnati Reds vs. Pittsburgh Pirates MLB Pick Prediction 10/2/2021
Reds at Pirates—Free pick is Cincinnati Reds -166. Tyler Mahle to start for Cincinnati. The righthander has put up great numbers on the road with an ERA 1.76 and WHIP 0.98 in his 17 starts. Team is 12-5 in those games. Max Kranick to counter for the Pirates. Kranick past six starts allowed 21 earned runs in 26 2/3rd innings. Past ten games Reds batting .305 against righthanders. Pirates in this period n bullpen ERA 5.09 and WHIP 1.60 with the team batting .217. Play Cincinnati -166.
Cleveland Indians vs. Texas Rangers MLB Pick Prediction 10/2/2021
Indians at Rangers—MLB pick is Cleveland Indians -151. Tristan McKenzie to get the start for the Indians. The righthander has allowed three earned runs or fewer in eight of his past nine starts. Jordan Lyles to counter for the Rangers. Lyles past nine starts allowed 37 earned runs in 51 2/3rd innings. Team is 3-7 in his past ten starts. Past ten games Indians batting .263 against righthanders with a bullpen ERA 2.33 with WHIP 1.19. Texas 29th in scoring and 27th in homers in the Majors. Play Cleveland -151.
Oakland Athletics vs. Houston Astros MLB Pick Prediction 10/2/2021
Athletics at Astros—MLB free pick is Oakland Athletics +139. Paul Blackburn to get the start for the Athletics. The righthander has allowed three earned runs or fewer in six of hi past eight starts. He faced the Astros a week ago allowing one earned run in five innings. Jake Odorizzi to counter for the Astros. Veteran has averaged five innings pitched or fewer in five straight starts. Past ten games Astros batting .212 against righthanders with a bullpen ERA 5.80 and WHIP 1.63. Play Oakland +139.
Detroit Tigers vs. Chicago White Sox MLB Pick Prediction 10/2/2021
Tigers at White Sox—Free pick is Detroit Tigers +233. On the hill for Chicago is Lucas Giolito. The righthander faced Detroit four times this season surrendering 16 earned runs with seven homers in 24 2/3rd innings. Team is 1-3 in those games. Matt Manning to counter for the Tigers. Manning has allowed three earned runs or fewer in six of his past eight starts. Past ten games Tigers bullpen an ERA 2.31 and WHIP 1.24. White Sox pen in this period an ERA 4.33 and opponents batting .271. Play Detroit +233.
Minnesota Twins vs. Kansas City Royals MLB Pick Prediction 10/2/2021
Twins at Royals—MLB pick is Kansas City Royals +100. Starting for KC is Kris Bubic. The lefty past four starts allowed five earned runs in 24 innings. Griffin Jax to counter for the Twins. Jaxx has been pounded for 33 earned runs in his past seven starts working 33 innings. Team is 2-5 in those games. He faced the Royals twice this year allowing ten earned runs in 13 innings resulting in defeats each game. Past ten games Royals bullpen an ERA 3.61 and team batting .264 against righthanders. Play Kansas City +100.
Chicago Cubs vs. St Louis Cardinals MLB Pick Prediction 10/2/2021
Cubs at Cardinals—MLB free pick is St Louis Cardinals -172. Jon Lester to start for the Cardinals. The veteran has allowed two earned runs or fewer in six of his past seven starts. Team is 7-2 in his past nine starts. Adrian Sampson to counter for Chicago. Sampson past eight starts surrendered 26 earned runs in 39 1/3rd innings. Team is 3-6 in those games. As this series began Chicago had lost seven of nine. Past ten games Cubs bullpen an ERA 5.58 and WHIP 1.64. Cardinals pen in this period an ERA 2.41 and WHIP 1.15. Play St Louis -172.
New York Mets vs. Atlanta Braves MLB Pick Prediction 10/2/2021
Mets at Braves—Free pick is Atlanta Braves -130. Starting for Atlanta is Drew Smyly. The lefty past five appearances allowed two earned runs in eight innings of work. Trevor Williams to throw for New York. Williams past two appearances allowed seven runs five earned in eight innings. Past ten games Braves batting .266 against righthanders and have a bullpen ERA 2.56. Mets are 27th in baseball in scoring and 24th in home runs. Play Atlanta -130.
Colorado Rockies vs. Arizona Diamondbacks MLB Pick Prediction 10/2/2021
Rockies at Diamondbacks—MLB pick is Colorado Rockies +124. Starting for the Rockies is Antonio Senzatela. The righthander has allowed three earned runs or fewer in eight of his past nine games. Zac Gallen counters for Arizona. Gallen past three starts surrendered nine earned runs in 17 1/3rd innings. As this series began the Diamondbacks had lost eight of ten. In that period they are batting .216 against righthanders. Rockies bullpen an ERA of 3.35 and WHIP 1.14 in this span. Colorado in the better form. Play Colorado +124.
Milwaukee Brewers vs. LA Dodgers MLB Pick Prediction 10/2/2021
Brewers at Dodgers—MLB free pick is Milwaukee Brewers and LA Dodgers to play under the total of seven runs. On the hill for LAD is Julio Urias. The lefty has allowed two earned runs or fewer in nine of his past ten starts. Corbin Burnes to counter for Milwaukee. Burnes has allowed three earned runs or fewer in eight of his past nine starts. Past ten games Brewers batting .191 against lefty’s with bullpen WHIP 1.05. LAD pen in this period an ERA 2.77 and opponents batting .179. Play LA Dodgers and Milwaukee under seven.
LA Angels vs. Seattle Mariners MLB Pick Prediction 10/2/2021
Angels at Mariners—Free pick is Seattle Mariners run line -1.5 runs at +120. Chris Flexen to start for the Mariners. The righthander has allowed three earned runs or fewer in eight of his past ten starts. In his past two starts against LAA, all this season. Flexen allowed one earned run in fourteen innings. Jhonathan Diaz to counter for the Angels. Diaz carried an ERA over four in the Minors and struggled in Triple At with his control with an 11.1 walk rate. With the Angels he has 13.5% walk rate in 8 2/3rd innings. As this series began the Mariners had won nine of ten. In that period they are batting .283 against lefthanders and have a bullpen ERA 2.43 and WHIP 1.08. Angels in this period batting .223 against righthanders with a pen ERA 5.59. Play Seattle run line -1.5 runs at +120.