MLB Tips – 16th April

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On Monday, the day should start with another win for the Red Sox as Chris Sale heads to the mound. The Cardinals are the safe bet against the woeful Reds. The Mets should easily beat the Brewers at home. The Phillies and Rays should be high scoring. The Angels are on fire at the moment and the Wolf is back on them against Royals. The D-Backs and Dodgers are both scoring alot of runs, so go the over total. The Mariners and Athletics should fall under the runs with two strong pitchers on the hill.

Texas Rangers at Houston Astros (10:08am)

Tip: Over 8.5 runs ($2.05)

The baseball action for the day concludes in Houston as the Astros host the Rangers in game 3. The Astros took game one 3-2 and the Rangers won 6-5 in game 2. In game 3, Justin Verlander is back on the mound and that has the Wolf excited. The Astros haven’t lost a regular season game when he’s on the mound so they should be confident in this one. He’s coming off a 4 hit, 7 inning outing against the Twins. He was roughed up at home by the Orioles, giving up 2 home runs. However, he dominated the Rangers on Opening Day with a 4 hit, 6 inning performance. After Gerrit Cole struck out 14 batters on Saturday, the Rangers lineup will likely struggle. Verlander has recorded 9 strikeouts in his last 2 starts. For the Rangers, Bartolo Colon gets the ball as a starter. He has come out of the pen in his last 2 starts. He did start against the Athletics in early April and it was a 6 inning, 7 hit outing. But his last outing in Houston was one to forget. In 5.2 innings, he earned 8 runs and the loss. In his last 5 starts against them, his ERA is 5.34. So the value in the game is the over total runs after Verlander struggled in his last home start and Colon is prone to giving up runs. The two sides also totalled 11 runs in Sunday’s game so the over total is good value over $2.

Match Time
(AEST)
MLB Tips
Yankees at Tigers – 3:10am Yankees WIN
Orioles at Red Sox – 3:05am Red Sox -1.5
Brewers at Mets – 3:10am Mets -1.5 ($2.10)
Phillies at Rays – 3:10am Over Total Runs
Pirates at Marlins – 3:10am Pirates WIN ($1.68)
Cardinals at Reds – 3:10am Cardinals WIN ($1.60)
Blue Jays at Indians – 3:10am Indians WIN
Rockies at Nationals – 3:35am Under 7.5 runs ($1.83)
White Sox at Twins – 4:10am TBA
Angels at Royals – 4:15am Angels -1.5 ($1.74)
Braves at Cubs – 4:20am Cubs WIN ($1.54)
D-backs at Dodgers – 6:10am Over 7 runs ($2.10)
Giants at Padres – 6:10am Padres WIN ($1.80)
Athletics at Mariners – 6:10am Under 8.5 runs ($1.83)
Yankees at Tigers – 9:10am Yankees WIN ($1.62)

Wolf’s Best Bet Record

Overall: 109-97-5

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