MLB Pick of the Day Record: 34-29 +47 units
GAME: Toronto Blue Jays @ Oakland Athletics
DATE/TIME: Sunday, July 6, 2014 4:05 PM EST
WHERE: Oakland Coliseum, Oakland CA
PITCHING MATCHUP: Toronto - Drew Hutchison (R) vs Oakland - Jeff Samardzija (R)
LATEST ODDS: Oakland -145 Total 8
The first place Western Division of American League the Oakland Athletics have lost more than 3 straight games just once going back to May 11th, 2013 May 22nd 25th 2014. The Athletics are 5 and 5 over their last 10 games but Oakland is 12 and 6 over the last 18 encounters. They are 53 and 33 for the season, which is the best record in Major League Baseball for the 17th day in a row and 18th day this year (also May 21-22).
The Toronto Blue Jays lead Major League Baseball with 113 home runs this season which is 8 more than the Baltimore Orioles who rank 2nd. In their last 16 matchups, they are 6 and 10.
MLB Pick: Toronto +135 Over 7
GAME: Tampa Bay Rays @ Detroit Tigers
DATE/TIME: Sunday, July 6, 2014 8:00 PM EST
WHERE: Comerica Park Detroit MI
PITCHING MATCHUP: Tampa Bay - David Price (L) vs Detroit - Rick Porcello (R)
LATEST ODDS: Tigers -101/Rays -109 Total 7.5
Tonight’s matchup “should” be all about pitching. Tampa Bay’s Left Hand ace Starting Pitcher David Price is 4-1 with a 2.23 earn run average which equates to 36 frames 9 earn runs in 7 career appearances and 5 of them were starts versus the Tigers having won 4 of his 5 starts. His counterpart Rick Porcello owns a fantastic earn run average of 2.00 in his last 36 innings.
MLB Pick: Tampa Bay -109 Under 7.5