MLB | Free Pick of the Day
The Arizona Diamondbacks are in the fight of their lives for the NL West and tonight they had better step up and win a game that matters. All season long the D Backs have been playing well and just when you thought they may be making it over the hump, those pesky Rockies; they started fighting and took over the west from both the Dodgers and Diamondbacks.
With the Snakes trailing the Rockies by 2.5 games you can count on an all-out war for this game. All season long they have battled to maintain the top spot in the west. The 2017 season was filled with drama on a nightly basis and they found ways to win when it looked impossible. This season has been a rollercoaster ride. Going to the playoffs was great for the organization but simply not enough. They came oh so close to closing the deal but in the end, their pitching was not enough.
Tonight’s matchup has Patrick Corbin going for the D Backs (11-5 3.01 ERA) And John Gray (11-7 4.69 ERA) toeing it up for the Rockies
In Corbin’s last outing he wasn’t the best, he wasn’t what he has been; unstoppable. In the last week Corbin has pitched 6 complete innings, giving up 4 hits and one earned run, just one walk and 9 strikeouts. Not too shabby, all things considered.
|Last seven days||6.0||4||1||1||1||9||0.83||1.50|
John Gray comes into tonight’s matchup with a nearly identical record, having lost 7 instead of 5 games. The last outing was not as kind to Gray as it was Corbin.
|Last seven days||4.0||4||2||2||5||4||2.25||4.50|
Tonight’s game between the Rockies and Diamondbacks comes down to who wants it more. Both Gray and Corbin are well capable of keeping this game under the total of 5.5 through the firs 5 innings. Down the stretch, who knows where the total will end up, but one thing is for sure; the Diamondbacks will look for 7 and a half to eight full innings of work from Corbin.
When betting baseball, the sharp players ride trends and tonight the trend is in Corbin’s favor. Baseball is also about momentum, the Rockies have the momentum and home field is worth a little, (not much) but at Coors field it is worth a little. Considering this is in Denver, we have to go with the home team and a value bet at -102 and over 9.5. Good Luck.
Normally, this wouldn’t be a sexy game and we’re not saying that it’s a sexy game today, but we do like the curb appeal the Oakland A’s are giving their fans. Don’t look now, but this team comes into the three-game set with a 53-41 record and having won 8 of their last 10 games. Read More…
With the second half of the 2019 MLB season in full swing, we had to search the Monday schedule for some real value. Wouldn’t you know we found it with the defending World Series champion Boston Red Sox who host American League East Division foe Toronto on Monday night. The Red Sox still put up Read More…
I hit the second part of a double down on Bryson DeChambeau to beat Wyndham Clark last week in their 4th round matchup at the 3M Open. If it weren’t for a miraculous eagle putt on 18 by Matthew Wolff, we would have hit the double down, and a huge payday at +1150 plus the Read More…