Free MLB Picks For Today 10/23/2022
San Diego Padres vs. Philadelphia Phillies MLB Pick Prediction 10/23/2022
Padres at Phillies—Yu Darvish to start for San Diego. Darvish in 30 starts carries an ERA 3.10 with WHIP 0.95. The veteran a 25.6% strikeout rate with 4.8% walks. Grounders at 36.9% with 1.02 home runs per nine innings. Zack Wheeler to throw for Philadelphia. Wheeler has 26 starts posting an ERA 2.82 with WHIP 1.04. The righthander fans 26.9% with 5.6% walks. Ground balls served at 45.9% with 0.76 home runs per nine innings. Philadelphia takes the 3-1 series lead after their 10-6 win on Saturday. Darvish in his three postseason starts allowed six earned runs in 19 innings. Wheeler in his three postseason starts allowed three earned runs in 19 1/3rd innings. He has allowed one earned run or fewer in five of six starts. In his past three starts against San Diego, Wheeler allowed no earned runs in 21 2/3rd innings. Play Philadelphia -135.
Houston Astros vs. New York Yankees MLB Pick Prediction 10/23/2022
Astros at Yankees—Lance McCullers to start for NYY. McCullers starts in eight games with an ERA 2.27 and WHIP 1.24. The righthander is striking out 25.6% with 11.3% walks. His ground ball rate 50% with 0.76 home runs per nine innings. A FIP 3.48 suggests a rise in ERA based on his form. Nestor Cortes to start for NYY. Cortes in 28 starts carries an ERA 2.44 with WHIP 0.92. The lefthander strikeout mark of 26.5% with 6.2% walks. Ground balls dealt at 33.5% with 0.91 home runs per nine innings. Houston takes the 3-0 series lead after their 5-0 win. Astros have won all six postseason games allowing two earned runs or fewer in five straight. Past five games NYY hitting .153 against righthanders. Astros bullpen ERA in this period .038 ERA and Yankees 1.65. Play Houston and New York under 6.5.