Pick One: Over 9 (-105) in Cincinnati Reds at the Pittsburgh Pirates
Both starting pitchers in this game have an ERA over 4 making the pitching conditions favorable for a high run total. The Reds also happen to be one of the league’s best hitting teams as they are top ten in batting average, on-base percentage, slugging percentage, and OPS. Last night’s game combined for 11 runs so expect something similar tonight.
Push: Pirates win 5-4
Pick Two: Los Angeles Dodgers -1.5 (-160) vs the Arizona Diamondbacks
Take the Dodgers tonight as they have every meaningful edge. On the mound,the Dodgers have Julio Urias and his 2.98 ERA against Merrill Kelly and his 4.30 ERA. The Dodgers lead in batting average, .241 to .235, in on-base percentage, .328 to .309, in slugging percentage, .422 to .381, and in OPS, .750 to .690. Last night the Dodgers won 8-4 and something similar will happen tonight.
Hit: Dodgers win 5-3
All stats and odds are from BetMGM https://www.baseball-reference.com/leagues/majors/2021.shtml https://www.espn.com/mlb/scoreboard