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Today’s Best MLB Player Prop Bets: Free MLB Bets & Predictions
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Trevor Williams (NYM) Over 3.5 Total Strikeouts
Trevor Williams and the New York Mets will be facing the Miami Marlins. Trevor Williams has a 4.34 ERA and 21.4% strikeout rate. Williams has been averaging 0.9 strikeouts per inning, which would require him to go at least 4.4 innings which is extremely likely. The Marlins have a 23.5% strikeout rate and 11.9% swinging strike rate as well as a 15.2 ISO. Available at FanDuel for -120, BetMGM for -125, and DraftKings for -135.
Austin Gomber (COL) Over 3.5 Total Strikeouts
Austin Gomber and the Colorado Rockies will be facing the Arizona Diamondbacks. Austin Gomber has a 6.53 ERA and 17.3% strikeout rate. The Diamondbacks have a 23.4% strikeout rate and 10.1% swinging strike rate as well as a 16.1 ISO. This looks like it could be a great bounce back spot for Gomber to improve on his strikeout efficiency. Available at DraftKings for -115.
Gerrit Cole (NYY) Over 6.5 Total Strikeouts
Gerrit Cole and the New York Yankees will be facing the Boston Red Sox. Gerrit Cole has a 2.99 ERA and 31.5% strikeout rate. Cole has been averaging 1.3 strikeouts per inning, which would require him to go at least 4.6 innings which is extremely likely. The Red Sox have a 20.6% strikeout rate and 11.6% swinging strike rate as well as a 15.3 ISO. Available at FanDuel for -140.
Joe Musgrove (SD) Under 6.5 Total Strikeouts
Joe Musgrove and the San Diego Padres will be facing the San Francisco Giants. Musgrove has a 2.25 ERA and 25.6% strikeout rate. His strikeouts have been somewhat hit and miss this season. The Giants have a 22.9% strikeout rate and 10.7% swinging strike rate as well as a 15.9 ISO. Available at FanDuel for -165.
Whit Merrifield (KC) Over 0.5 Total Hits
Whit Merrifield and the Kansas City Royals will be facing the Houston Astros. Merrifield has a 29.2% on base percentage, 0.337 SLG, and 0.239 batting average. Merrifield also has a 77 wRC+. Justin Verlander will be pitching for The Astros and has a 2.03 ERA, 24.2% strikeout rate, 3.56 xFIP and 1.02 HR/9. Available at DraftKings for -175 and BetMGM for -190.
Josh Bell (WSH) Under 0.5 Total Runs
Josh Bell and the Washington Nationals will be facing the Philadelphia Phillies. Bell has a 39.3% on base percentage, 0.502 SLG, and 0.311 batting average. Bell also has a 8.6% swinging strike percentage. Bailey Falter will be pitching for The Phillies and has a 4.88 ERA, 17.1% strikeout rate, 5.09 xFIP and 2.25 HR/9. Available at BetMGM for -155 and DraftKings for -155.