MLB Pick of the Day Record: 28-24 +2 units

GAME: Cincinnati Reds @ San Diego Padres

DATE/TIME: Wednesday, July 2, 2014 3:40 PM EST

WHERE: Petco Park, San Diego CA

Pitching Matchup: Cincinnati - Johnny Cueto (R) vs San Diego - Tyson Ross (R)

LATEST ODDS: Reds -155 Total 6

This afternoon’s matchup is the final game of a 3-game series versus the San Diego Padres and game 10 of a 10-game away trip, the Reds' last trip of the season's first half going 2 and 1 at Cubs, 4 and 0 at San Francisco, 3 games at SD. The Cincinnati Reds are 16 encounters going 12 and 4 into a stretch in which they will play 16-19 matchups on the road

2-1 at Mil, 2-1 at Pit, 2-1 against Tor, 2-1 at Cubs, 4-0 at SF, 3 games at SD. In their last 10 games, the Reds are 8 and 2 outscoring their opposition 48 to 22.

In June the San Diego Padres only won 10 out 27 games.

MLB Pick: Cincinnati -130

GAME: Texas Rangers @ Baltimore Orioles

DATE/TIME: Wednesday, July 2, 2014 7:05 PM EST

WHERE: Oriole Park at Camden Yards, Baltimore MD

Pitching Matchup: Texas - Miles Mikolas (R) vs Baltimore - Chris Tillman (R)

LATEST ODDS: Orioles -150 Total 9

The Baltimore Orioles who are in 2nd place in the Eastern Division of the American League led Major League Baseball in home runs in June, slamming 46 long balls out of the yard, 13 more than 2nd place the Detroit Tigers, who were as close to the Orioles as they were the 23rd ranked th Boston Red Sox with 20 going yard. Baltimore’s starting rotation have posted a Quality Start in 14 of the last 24 games since June 6th pitching to a 3.13 earn run average in 143.2 frames, 50 earn runs.

The injury pledged Texas Rangers have lost 2 straight and 11 of 14 matchups, going 23 and 36 since April 25.

MLB Pick: Baltimore -150 Over 9