Free MLB Picks For Today 10/8/2021
Chicago White Sox vs. Houston Astros MLB Pick Prediction 10/8/2021
White Sox at Astros—MLB pick is Houston Astros -123. Getting the start for Houston is Framber Valdez. The lefthander has allowed five earned runs in his past three starts working 18 2/3rd innings. He faced the Astros in late June allowed two earned runs in seven innings of a 7-3 win. Lucas Giolito to counter for the White Sox. Past four starts the righthander allowed five earned runs in 20 1/3rd innings. Issue is Giolito does not go deep into games. He has not gone over 5 1/3rd innings in four of his past five starts. Astros second in run production and best hitting team in baseball. They have won all four home meetings against the White Sox this year 13 of their 16 sixteen head to head meetings at home. Play Houston -123. Urquidy and Odorizzi the back end of the rotation for Houston can also help the Astros in the bullpen. Play Houston -123.
Atlanta Braves vs. Milwaukee Brewers MLB Pick Prediction 10/8/2021
Braves at Brewers—MLB free pick is Atlanta Braves +136. Starting for Atlanta will be Charlie Morton. The righthander has allowed three earned runs or fewer in nine of his past ten starts. Corbin Burnes to throw for Milwaukee. Burnes past three starts allowed seven earned runs in 15 innings of work. He faced the Braves over two months ago surrendering five earned runs in four innings. Atlanta the better hitting lineup sitting seven in runs scored and second in homers. Milwaukee bats only .219 at home where their bullpen posted an ERA 4.41 and WHIP 1.36. Play Atlanta +136.
Boston Red Sox vs. Tampa Bay Rays MLB Pick Prediction 10/8/2021
Red Sox at Rays—Free pick is Tampa Bay Rays -130. Chris Sale gets the start for Tampa Bay. The lefthander past three starts allowed seven earned runs with six walks in 12 2/3rd innings. Shane Baz to counters for Tampa Bay. Baz in three starts allowed three earned runs with eighteen strikeouts in 13 1/3rd innings. Team was 3-0 in those starts. Rays have won 8 of 10 against the Red Sox at home and 12 of their past 16 overall. Tampa Bay bullpen was sharp closing the season and with rest pitched four scoreless innings in Game 1. Rays are third in baseball in run production. Play Tampa Bay -130.
LA Dodgers vs. San Francisco Giants MLB Pick Prediction 10/8/2021
Dodgers at Giants—MLB pick LA Dodgers and San Francisco Giants to play under the total of seven runs. Starting for San Francisco is Logan Webb. The righthander has produced strong numbers at home with an ERA 1.99 and WHIP 0.96 in his 12 starts. Under came in nine of those games. Walker Buehler to counter for LAD. Buehler has done a great job this season of limiting baserunners with a WHIP 0.97. He has allowed two earned runs or fewer in seven of ten starts. He has allowed one earned run or fewer in five of his past six starts against the Giants. Webb past three seasons faced LAD six times allowed two runs or fewer in five of those games. Both bullpens in outstanding form and the Giants pen have four days of rest. Dodgers batted only .240 on the road this season. Play LA Dodgers and San Francisco under 7.