MLB Games Today
It is Saturday, June 18 and there are 16 MLB games today, including 1 double header! The first MLB game of the day starts at 2:20 PM EST.
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Today’s Best MLB Player Prop Bets: Free MLB Bets & Predictions
Each day we use tools to identify the most profitable MLB prop bets available. 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.
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Kyle Bradish (BAL) Over 3.5 Total Strikeouts
Kyle Bradish and the Baltimore Orioles will be facing the Tampa Bay Rays. Kyle Bradish has a 6.86 ERA and 22.9% strikeout rate. Bradish has been averaging 1.0 strikeouts per inning, which would require him to go at least 4.0 innings which is extremely likely. The Rays have a 23.4% strikeout rate and 11.9% swinging strike rate as well as a 13.9 ISO. Available at DraftKings for -195.
Alek Manoah (TOR) Under 6.5 Total Strikeouts
Alek Manoah and the Toronto Blue Jays will be facing the New York Yankees. Manoah has a 1.67 ERA and 23.1% strikeout rate. Manoah has been averaging 0.9 strikeouts per inning, which would require him to go at least 6.7 innings which seems unlikely. The Yankees have a 21.4% strikeout rate and 10.8% swinging strike rate as well as a 19.2 ISO. Available at PointsBet for -150.
Jeffrey Springs (TB) Over 4.5 Total Strikeouts
Jeffrey Springs and the Tampa Bay Rays will be facing the Baltimore Orioles. Jeffrey Springs has a 1.45 ERA and 26.6% strikeout rate. Springs has been averaging 1.0 strikeouts per inning, which would require him to go at least 4.0 innings which is extremely likely. The Orioles have a 23.8% strikeout rate and 12.4% swinging strike rate as well as a 14.8 ISO. Available at DraftKings for -175.
Graham Ashcraft (CIN) Under 4.5 Total Strikeouts
Graham Ashcraft and the Cincinnati Reds will be facing the Milwaukee Brewers. Ashcraft has a 2.22 ERA and 12.9% strikeout rate. Ashcraft has been averaging 0.5 strikeouts per inning, which would require him to go at least 8.0 innings which seems unlikely. The Brewers have a 24.0% strikeout rate and 10.7% swinging strike rate as well as a 16.4 ISO. Available at FanDuel for -150 and PointsBet for -150.
Mike Yastrzemski (SF) Over 0.5 Total Hits
Mike Yastrzemski and the San Francisco Giants will be facing the Pittsburgh Pirates. Yastrzemski has a 37.9% on base percentage, 0.455 SLG, and 0.27 batting average. Yastrzemski also has a 138 wRC+. Jose Quintana will be pitching for The Pirates and has a 3.53 ERA, 20.0% strikeout rate, 3.97 xFIP and 0.77 HR/9. Available at DraftKings for -190.
J.D. Martinez (BOS) Under 1.5 Total Hits
J.D. Martinez and the Boston Red Sox will be facing the St. Louis Cardinals. Martinez has a 41.8% on base percentage, 0.567 SLG, and 0.349 batting average. Martinez also has a 13.6% swinging strike percentage. Dakota Hudson will be pitching for The Cardinals and has a 3.29 ERA, 13.5% strikeout rate, 4.65 xFIP and 0.55 HR/9. Available at DraftKings for -185.