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Saturday, August 13, 2011

MLB Picks, August 14th

Two games on tap today that are worth a look.

$20 on Boston (Wakefield) over Seattle (Furbush), -1.5 @ +$120

Wakefield sports a 3.92 ERA in his last three starts and Furbush carries a 7.20 in his last three, including giving up 6 runs in 4 innings in his last outing versus Texas. The Red Sox  have won 7 of 10 and are 5-2 against the M's this season. They also have fared well against leftys this year, posting a 27-12 record.
$10 on LA Dodgers (Kuroda) over Houston (Lyles), -1.5 @ +$115

Kuroda has a 1.86 ERA in his last three starts. Lyles is 1-1, 6.00 in his last three and is 0-3 on the highway this season. The Astros have dropped 8 of 10 and four in a row going into Saturday night's game. 

Starting Bankroll        $1,500.00
Profit/Loss                      $24.40
Current Bankroll        $1,524.40

Action is considered dead unless both listed pitchers start.

All picks are for entertainment purposes only with no guarantees implied. Any money wagered is at you own risk.

Good luck!


  1. WTG Lucki, back on the plus side. Of course picking Wakefield, even against a AA team, might not work out so well.