It’s another great day for baseball betting! Here, we’re taking a look and betting on the top five games on Saturday’s schedule.
Chicago White Sox vs. Oakland Athletics – 4:07 PM ET
The first game we’re going to go over is the Chicago White Sox at the Oakland Athletics. At the moment, the series has the White Sox up 2-0. With Lance Lynn on the mound, the White Sox come in as -190 favorites. Lynn has a record of 5-5 with a 4.34 ERA, the White Sox also has a team batting average of .261.
The Oakland Athletics have a record of 50-89 with an at-home record of 22-47. Recent games have seen the Athletics go 1-4 in their last five. On the mound tonight is Adrian Martinez, who is 4-3 with a 4.37 ERA. This one’s pretty clear to us, we’ll take the White Sox at -190 today.
Boston Red Sox vs. Baltimore Orioles – 5:05 PM ET
The Boston Red Sox have a record of 67-72 this season, fifth in the AL East. Tonight, they face another AL East member in the Baltimore Orioles. The 10-1 Michael Wacha will get the start on the mound tonight and boasts an ERA of 2.58. Currently on a four-game losing streak, the Red Sox desperately need a win tonight.
The Baltimore Orioles have a record of 73-65 this season and rank fourth in the AL East. Last night, the Orioles were able to earn a 3-2 record over the Red Sox. On the mound is the 10-9 Jordan Lyles, who has a 4.25 ERA. Look for the Red Sox to break their losing streak and win this game at -105.
Cincinnati Reds vs. Milwaukee Brewers – 7:15 PM ET
The Cincinnati Reds have won four of their last five games this season. Their most recent win was last night’s 8-2 win over the Milwaukee Brewers. Unfortunately, the 0-2 Chase Anderson will get the start for the Reds tonight. Anderson has an ERA of 12.60 through just five innings pitched.
With Anderson on the mound, the Brewers have the best chance of winning this game. Although they suffered an 8-2 loss yesterday, they can bounce back tonight. Adrian Houser will take the mound for the Brewers tonight and boasts a 5-9 record with a 4.83 ERA. We’ll go with the Brewers at -235 tonight.
St. Louis Cardinals vs. Pittsburgh Pirates – 7:35 PM ET
With a record of 81-58, the St. Louis Cardinals rank first in the NL Central. Although first in their division, they suffered an 8-2 loss to the Pittsburgh Pirates last night. This marked their second straight loss and their third in their last five games. Jack Flaherty, the 0-1 starting pitcher with an ERA of 4.15 will get the start tonight.
The Cardinals have a much better overall batting average than the Pirates. This season, the Cardinals have an average of .257 compared to the Pirates .221. On the mound for the Pirates is JT Brubaker, who is 3-11 this season with an ERA of 4.35. We’ll take the Cardinals on the road over the Pirates at -210.
Atlanta Braves vs. Seattle Mariners – 9:10 PM ET
The 13-5 Max Fried will get the start for the Atlanta Braves as they face the Seattle Mariners. With a record of 87-51, the Braves are at the top of the NL East and look to keep it that way. Fried has an ERA of 2.48 this season and has thrown 149 strikeouts in 163.1 innings. With a .254 batting average this season, the Braves come in as -135 favorites.
The Seattle Mariners are 77-61 this season with a 36-31 record at home. On the mound tonight is George Kirby, who has a 6-3 record with a 3.15 ERA. The Braves have an edge at the plate and on the mound, so we’ll take them on the road at -135.
All odds are courtesy of Action247 Sportsbook. Good luck!!
* All odds provided by Action247 Sportsbook and all odds subject to change.
**All views expressed are my own. My picks are my own and are not a guarantee, bet at your own risk.