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Here is the MLB Picks for Tuesday, June 3rd, 2014.
Oakland Athletics at New York Yankees
The Oakland A’s are for real and they have been winning this year the way they always win, by getting great pitching and timely hitting. Now they travel to the Bronx to battle against the Yankees. The Athletics are a different team on the road and they struggle against the American league East as evidenced by these trends. The Athletics are 0-4 in their last 4 road games and they are 0-4 in the last four games against an opponent from the East. The reason for this drought is because teams from the East are patient at the plate and can hit the ball. Scott Kazmir goes for the A’s, but the pinstripes can hammer a lefty as they hit .268 on the season against southpaws. The Yankees will get the win in this big game at a reasonable price at home.
Free MLB Pick: New York Yankees -105
Tampa Bay Rays at Miami Marlins
The Tampa Bay Rays are free falling and the Miami Marlins are a genuine decent team this season which all leads to a value play on the Marlins. Henderson Alvarez is a dynamite pitcher and starts for the Marlins in this title. He is 2-1 at home with a minute ERA of just 1.85. The Rays are 2-6 in their last 8 interleague games and an awful 0-8 in road games before this series started. The Marlins are 8-0 in their last 8 interleague games and 6-0 in their last 6 interleague home games. The Marlins get a big win and send Tampa Bay to another big loss.
Free MLB Pick: Miami Marlins -110
LA Angels at Houston Astros
Hats off to the Astros who are finally reaping the rewards of having back to back miserable seasons. The Angels are still having difficulty getting wins and will be licking their wounds after being manhandled by the A’s. CJ Wilson takes the hill for the Angles but the Astors tear up left handed pitchers at a .261 clip on the season. The Angels are 1-4 in their last 5 road games and 2-6 in their last 8 games when playing against a starter with a WHIP less than 1.15. The Astros get another impressive win against the Halos.
Free MLB Pick: Houston Astros +125