MLB Schedule Today
It is Fridat, October 21 and there is 1 MLB game today! The first MLB game of the day starts at 8:03 PM EST.
Today’s Best MLB Player Prop Bets: Free MLB Bets & Predictions
We use our own statistics tools to identify the most profitable MLB prop bets available each day. We evaluate bets based on the expected probability of winning the bet as well as the potential profit of the bet. We’ve developed tools that allow us to find the highest ROI MLB bets every day. We highlight our favorite MLB prop bets on this site each day. We do our best to provide the best MLB bets as well as identifying the most profitable player props each day, however it’s important to always use good bankroll management when deciding how much to bet, take a look at our guide to bankroll management.
In our daily article we select our favorite bets of the day, and try to lay out why it could be a good bet to place using data. For each bet we share the data on the matchup and give you the most important statistics to make informed bets.
Always remember that game conditions and betting lines may change throughout the day after this article is published.
Aaron Nola (PHI) Under 5.5 Total Strikeouts
Aaron Nola and the Philadelphia Phillies will be facing the Houston Astros. Nola has a 3.25 ERA and 29.1% strikeout rate. Nola has been averaging 1.1 strikeouts per inning, which would require him to go at least 5.5 innings. The Astros have a 19.5% strikeout rate and 10.2% swinging strike rate as well as a 17.6 ISO.
Justin Verlander (HOU) Over 5.5 Total Strikeouts
Justin Verlander and the Houston Astros will be facing the Philadelphia Phillies. Justin Verlander has a 1.75 ERA and 27.8% strikeout rate. The Phillies have a 22.4% strikeout rate and 11.2% swinging strike rate as well as a 16.9 ISO.
Nick Castellanos (PHI) Over 0.5 Total Hits
Nick Castellanos and the Philadelphia Phillies will be facing the Houston Astros. Castellanos has a 30.5% on base percentage, 0.389 SLG, and 0.263 batting average. Castellanos also has a 94 wRC+. Justin Verlander will be pitching for The Astros and has a 1.75 ERA, 27.8% strikeout rate, 3.23 xFIP and 0.62 HR/9.
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