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Friday, May 18, 2012

MLB Picks, May 18th

Three games on today's menu that are worth investing a few shekels.

$20 on Chi Cubs (Samardzija) over Chi Sox (Humber) - 1 1/2 @ +$155
Samardzija is 2-0, with a 0.81 ERA at Wrigley this season. In the four games since his perfect game, Humber is 0-2, 9.45.
$20 on Philadelphia (Hamels) over Boston (Bard) - 1 1/2 @ +$155
Hamels is 5-0, with a 1.93 ERA the last six times he has toed the rubber. Bard has a 5.49 ERA on the highway. The Phillies have won 5 of their last 6 home games, while the Sox have dropped 4 of their last 6 on the road.
$10 on Miami (Zambrano) over Cleveland (Masterson) @ +$100
Zambrano is 1-0, with a tiny 0.39 ERA in his last three trips to the bump. Masterson is 1-3, 5.40 on the season.
Starting Bankroll           $1,500.00
Profit/Loss                     $ 139.50
Current Bankroll            $1,639.50
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 your own risk.

Good luck!


  1. Your bankroll has been in this range for like two weeks, hasn't it? :)

    1. Actually down a little since the first of the month :/ Every season has a slump or two in it though. Just gotta keep pluggin' along.