MLB Games Today
It is Monday, August 29 and there are 8 MLB games today! The first MLB game of the day starts at 6:40 PM EST.
Every day, we provide a list of the best MLB prop bets available. Here are today’s top MLB player prop bets for maximum profit. If you’re new and wondering the best way to start betting for profit, take a look at our useful getting started with baseball betting guide! And if you enjoy this article, make sure to share it!
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.
Mike Clevinger (SD) Over 4.5 Total Strikeouts
Mike Clevinger and the San Diego Padres will be facing the San Francisco Giants. Mike Clevinger has a 3.59 ERA and 20.8% strikeout rate. Clevinger has been averaging 0.9 strikeouts per inning, which would require him to go at least 5.5 innings which is definitely possible. The Giants have a 23.1% strikeout rate and 10.7% swinging strike rate as well as a 15.7 ISO.
Carlos Rodon (SF) Under 6.5 Total Strikeouts
Carlos Rodon and the San Francisco Giants will be facing the San Diego Padres. Rodon has a 2.81 ERA and 32.1% strikeout rate. Today could be a tough matchup to find strikeouts though. The Padres have a 21.5% strikeout rate and 10.1% swinging strike rate as well as a 13.9 ISO.
Jose Suarez (LAA) Under 4.5 Total Strikeouts
Jose Suarez and the Los Angeles Angels will be facing the New York Yankees. Suarez has a 4.19 ERA and 22.5% strikeout rate. Although he has pitched well, this matchup could put up a tough fight. The Yankees have a 22.2% strikeout rate and 10.7% swinging strike rate as well as a 18.6 ISO.
Max Muncy (LAD) Over 0.5 Total Hits
Max Muncy and the Los Angeles Dodgers will be facing the Miami Marlins. Muncy has a 32.5% on base percentage, 0.377 SLG, and 0.192 batting average. Muncy also has a 102 wRC+. Pablo Lopez will be pitching for The Marlins and has a 3.66 ERA, 23.7% strikeout rate, 3.58 xFIP and 1.03 HR/9.