MLB Picks and Predictions for 7/18/21 - Free MLB Picks
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Sunday is another full slate of MLB games, and that means there are plenty of free MLB picks. Let’s take a look at a free MLB pick on each of the games and make your Sunday a winning one.
New York Mets at Pittsburgh Pirates
JT Brubaker’s last start was against the New York Mets and he went five innings giving up six hits and zero runs. Look for the Mets offense to struggle ag score in this game, and that will lead to the Pirates winning this game on the money line.
Play: Pirates ML
San Diego Padres -104 at Washington Nationals -106 Total: 8
The last time Max Scherzer faced off with the Washington Nationals he struggled, but I think that will be different in this game. Both offenses are going to struggle to score in this game and that will lead to a low-scoring game. Back the under.
Miami Marlins at Philadelphia Phillies
The Phillies are going to find success because they aren’t going to need to score many runs to come away with a victory in this game. Look for Zack Wheeler to lock down a Marlins offense to struggle to score in this game, and the Phillies will win on the run line.
Play: Phillies -1.5
Texas Rangers +210 at Toronto Blue Jays -250 Total:8.5 (Game 1)
This total is too low. Kolby Allard gets the start for the Texas Rangers and he has had some issues each of his last couple of starts. In the last start, Allard went six innings giving up four hits. Look for this game to be a high scoring game and for the over to cash with ease.
Minnesota Twins -124 at Detroit Tigers +115 Total: 10
The wrong team is favored in this game. J.A. Happ was good in his last start, but the Tigers are going to run up the score in this game. The lack of scoring by the Twins also won’t help the cause, as the Tigers pull the upset.
Play: Tigers ML
Milwaukee Brewers -135 at Cincinnati Reds +115 Total: 8.5
This game is set up to be a real pitcher's duel. Corbin Burnes and Sonny Gray are both going to struggle to score with both pitchers locking down. It’s also a lean with the Reds to pull off the upset. The official play for this game though is with the under.
Tampa Bay Rays -105 at Atlanta Braves -105 Total 9
Rich Hill struggled in his last start but struggling for him was giving up three runs. The Braves' offense has been inconsistent as of late, and their offense is going to struggle in this game. Back the Rays to get the job done on the money line.
Play: Rays ML
Houston Astros -115 at Chicago White Sox -105 Total:9.5
Runs are going to be very hard to come by in this game. Framber Valdez has been strong this year and so has Carlos Rodon. At times has been a little inconsistent, but he’s going ot have a better start in this game. Back the under.
Baltimore Orioles at Kansas City Royals
Matt Harvey is on the mound for the Orioles which means it’s a strong bet to bet against them. The Royals are going to run up the score and for etra value, I am going to take htem on the alternate run line. Back the Royals -3.5
Play: Royals -3.5
San Francisco Giants -114 at St. Louis Cardinals +104 Total: 8.5
The St. Louis Cardinals offense is going to run up the score in this game. Johnny Cueto has given up nine runs over his last two starts. The Cardinals' offense can’t usually be trusted, but they are going to run up the score in this game. Back the Cardinals on the money line. Also throwing a few dollars on the reverse run line with the Cardinals -1.5 is worth throwing a few dollars on.
Play: Cardinals ML _104
Los Angeles Dodgers -179 at Colorado Rockies +160 Total: 12
There are many better plays on the board, but if you want to bet this game, the best bet is on the Dodgers on the run line. Jon Gray is on the mound for the Rockies, and he has had some issues at times. The Dodgers offense was strong on Friday, and the Rockies are going to have no answer. Back the Dodgers on the run line.
PlayL Dodgers -1.5
Seattle Mariners +115 at Los Angeles Angels -125 Total: 9
The Mariners pulled off the upset on Friday, and they are in a good position to do it again on Sunday. Logan Gilbert at times hasn’t gotten a ton of run support, but his ERA is low, and the Angels offense is going to have issues. Back the Mariners on the money line/
Play: Mariners ML
Cleveland Indians at Oakland Athletics
The price is going to make this bet, but I think the only way to bet it is with the A’s on the urn line. Chris Bassitt is going to lock down the Indians offense, and this game is going to get out of hand early. Back the A’s on the run line.
Play: A’s -1.5
Chicago Cubs --125 at Arizona Diamondbacks +100 Total: 9
Not often have the Diamondbacks been a good play this season, but this is one of those places. The D-Backs have the advantage on the mound, and the Cubs haven’t all that impressive the last few weeks. Back the D-Backs at a nice price.
Play: D-Backs ML
Texas Rangers at Toronto Blue Jays ( Game 2)
There have been no starting pitchers announced for this game.
Boston Red Sox -105 at New York Yankees -105 Total: 9
The Red Sox have dominated the Yankees this season, and they are going to continue in this game. Martin Perez is going to lock down the Yankees ice cold bats and that will be the difference in this game. Back the Red Sox to win this game on the money line.
PLay: Red SOx ML