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Wednesday, August 3, 2016

MLB Picks, August 3rd

We have an afternoon tilts and a couple night games that are worth a wager.

$20 on Milwaukee (-1.5 @ +120) over San Diego
Guerra (4-1, 1.66 ERA, last 7 starts) toes the slab for the Brew Crew. In his last outing he held the Pirates to 1 run in 8+ innings. Jackson (1-1, 5.19, last 3)get the nod for the Padres. The Reds banged him around for 6 runs in 5 innings in his last appearance. Milwaukee has won 7 of 9 and San Diego has lost 10 of 15.
$20 on Texas (-1.5 @ +155) over Baltimore
Hamels (3-0, 0.84, last 3) throws the horsehide for the Rangers. He was impressive against the Royals in his last start, giving up 2 runs in 8 innings. The Birds hand the ball to Gausman (2-8, 4.18, season). The Jays put up 6 runs in 3 innings on him his last time out. The Rangers have won 7 of 10. The Orioles have dropped 5 of 7.
$20 on Tampa Bay (-1.5 @ +155) over Kansas City
Odorizzi (2-0, 0.87, last 3) goes to the bump for the Rays. He threw 6+ innings of shutout ball versus the Yankees in his last start. Volquez (0-1, 3.79, last 3) gets the nod for the Champs. Texas scored 5 runs in 6 innings against him in his last appearance. Tamps has won 4 of 6 at home. The Royals have lost 18 of their last 26 on the highway.

Starting Bankroll                                       $1,500.00 
Profit/Loss                                                   $179.25
Current Bankroll                                        $1,679.25

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. I'm going to the Tampa/KC game tonight -- I'll be sure and root for you!

  2. Good pick on TB. They jumped out to a 4-0 lead in the first inning, and never looked back.