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Today’s Best MLB Player Prop Bets: Free MLB Bets & Predictions
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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.
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MacKenzie Gore (SD) Over 4.5 Total Strikeouts
MacKenzie Gore and the San Diego Padres will be facing the Los Angeles Dodgers. MacKenzie Gore has a 3.34 ERA and 25.8% strikeout rate. Gore has been averaging 1.1 strikeouts per inning, which would only require him to go at least 3.6 innings which is extremely likely today. The Dodgers have a 22.3% strikeout rate and 10.3% swinging strike rate as well as a 18.0 ISO. Available at FanDuel for -135 and DraftKings for -140.
Luis Castillo (CIN) Under 6.5 Total Strikeouts
Luis Castillo and the Cincinnati Reds will be facing the Atlanta Braves. Castillo has a 3.32 ERA and 25.1% strikeout rate. The Braves have a 24.9% strikeout rate and 13.1% swinging strike rate as well as a 19.3 ISO. Available at FanDuel for -105, DraftKings for -105, and BetMGM for -105.
Carlos Carrasco (NYM) Under 5.5 Total Strikeouts
Carlos Carrasco and the New York Mets will be facing the Texas Rangers. Carrasco has a 4.85 ERA and 23.1% strikeout rate. Carrasco has been averaging 1.0 strikeouts per inning, which would require him to go at least 6.0 innings which seems unlikely. The Rangers have a 23.0% strikeout rate and 13.2% swinging strike rate as well as a 15.8 ISO. Available at FanDuel for -130.
Devin Smeltzer (MIN) Over 3.5 Total Strikeouts
Devin Smeltzer and the Minnesota Twins will be facing the Baltimore Orioles. Devin Smeltzer has a 2.86 ERA and 15.8% strikeout rate. The Orioles have a 24.1% strikeout rate and 12.3% swinging strike rate as well as a 15.1 ISO. Available at PointsBet for -120, DraftKings for -125, and BetMGM for -125.
Yordan Alvarez (HOU) Over 0.5 Total Hits
Yordan Alvarez and the Houston Astros will be facing the Los Angeles Angels. Alvarez has a 40.8% on base percentage, 0.647 SLG, and 0.311 batting average. Alvarez also has a 199 wRC+. Jose Suarez will be pitching for The Angels and has a 4.36 ERA, 22.7% strikeout rate, 4.23 xFIP and 1.36 HR/9. Available at DraftKings for -185 and BetMGM for -190.
Santiago Espinal (TOR) Over 0.5 Total Hits
Santiago Espinal and the Toronto Blue Jays will be facing the Tampa Bay Rays. Espinal has a 32.4% on base percentage, 0.407 SLG, and 0.271 batting average. Espinal also has a 105 wRC+. Shane Baz will be pitching for The Rays and has a 3.38 ERA, 28.4% strikeout rate, 3.68 xFIP and 0.96 HR/9. Available at DraftKings for -145 and BetMGM for -150.