MLB Pick of the Day Record: 48-44-1 -202 units
GAME: Colorado Rockies at Pittsburgh Pirates
DATE/TIME: Saturday, July 19 – 7:05 PM EST
WHERE: PNC Park, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
PITCHING MATCHUP: COL - Brett Anderson (L) vs PIT - Charlie Morton (R)
LATEST ODDS: Pirates -140 Total 8
The Pittsburgh Pirates have been victorious 14 out of their last 23 encounters while outscoring their opposition 83 to 66. The Pirates’ pitching staff are ranked 12th in Major League Baseball with a earn run average of 3.76 in 95 games so far.
In their last 18 matchups the Colorado Rockies have won only 5 while being outscored 109 to 65! Their pitching staff is dead last in baseball with a 5.07 earn run average.
MLB Pick: Pittsburgh -140
GAME: Cleveland Indians at Detroit Tigers
DATE/TIME: Saturday, July 19 – 7:08 PM EST
WHERE: Comerica Park, Detroit, Michigan
PITCHING MATCHUP: CLE - Corey Kluber (R) vs DET - Drew Verhagen (R)
LATEST ODDS: Indians -120 Total 8.5
Before the All Star break, from July 8th to the 13th the Detroit Tigers won 5 out of their 6 matchups crushing their opponents 43 to 21. The Tigers have out clawed the Indians 147 to 97
since May 21st 2013 during that period. Also, the Tigers enter tonight’s game having won 35 of the team’s last 47 games versus the Indians at Comerica Park going back to the start of the 2009.
The Cleveland Indians have lost a American League low 18 and 28 (.391) away from Cleveland this season, 5th lowest in baseball. However, the Tribe has played better of late on the road, winning 6 of 10 and 9 of their last 17 away.
MLB Pick: Detroit +110 Over 8.5