MLB Picks — Sept. 10 — Chicago White Sox at Kansas City Royals

These are the condensed versions of picks for Sunday’s MLB games between the Los Angeles Angels and Chicago White Sox, and the Texas Rangers and Oakland Athletics for Winners and Whiners. Links to the full previews are below, and confidence rating is in parentheses. Note: The 5/5 does not represent the best overall pick of the day’s games, simply the best pick of each individual game.

Game 1: Chicago White Sox at Kansas City Royals

Side Prediction/Full Game: White Sox +115 (4/5)
Total Prediction/Full Game: Under 8.5 runs -105 (3/5)
Prop Prediction/Full Game: Under 27 R+H+E -105 (3/5)
Side Prediction/Half Time: White Sox +115 (5/5)
Total Prediction/Half Time: Under 4.5 runs -110 (3/5)
Prop Prediction/Half Time: Yes to 1st-inning run -110 (3/5)

Previous Day’s Record: 5-7 (.417)
September Record: 49-53 (.480)
Season Record: 126-138 (.477)

1-Star Pick Record: 0-0 (.000)          (0-0 (.000) in September)
2-Star Pick Record: 1-1 (.500)          (1-0 (1.000) in September)
3-Star Pick Record: 73-87 (.456)     (29-31 (.483) in September)
4-Star Pick Record: 33-35 (.485)    (11-15 (.423) in September)
5-Star Pick Record: 19-15 (.559)     (8-7 (.533) in September)

MLB Picks — August 28 (Oak at Hou; Det at KC)

These are the condensed versions of picks for Monday’s MLB games between the Oakland Athletics and Houston Astros, and the Detroit Tigers and Kansas City Royals for Winners and Whiners. Confidence rating is in parentheses.

Game 1: Oakland at Houston

Side Prediction/Full Game: Astros -210 (3/5)
Total Prediction/Full Game: Under 8.5 runs -110 (4/5)
Prop Prediction/Full Game: Under 27.5 R+H+E -120 (3/5)
Side Prediction/Half Time: Astros -235 (3/5)
Total Prediction/Half Time: Under 4.5 runs -110 (4/5)
Prop Prediction/Half Time: No to first-inning run -110 (5/5)

Game 2: Detroit at Kansas City

Side Prediction/Full Game: Royals -117 (3/5)
Total Prediction/Full Game: Under 9 runs -125 (4/5)
Prop Prediction/Full Game: Under 27.5 R+H+E -105 (5/5)
Side Prediction/Half Time: Royals -0.5 runs +105 (3/5)
Total Prediction/Half Time: Under 4.5 runs -115 (3/5)
Prop Prediction/Half Time: No to first-inning run -105 (3/5)

Previous Day’s Record: 3-3
Season Record: 54-66

1-Star Pick Record: N/A
2-Star Pick Record: 0-1
3-Star Pick Record: 31-44
4-Star Pick Record: 16-15
5-Star Pick Record: 7-6

MLB Picks for August 17

Writer’s Note: In addition to EPL previews, I also do other sports previews for the site WinnersandWhiners.com.

Condensed version (confidence in parentheses):

Game 1 — Kansas City Royals at Chicago White Sox

Side Prediction/Full Game: Royals +118 (3/5)
Total Prediction/Full Game: Under 8.5 runs (Even) (3/5)
Prop Prediction/Full Game: Under 27.5 runs+hits+errors (-105) (3/5)
Side Prediction/Half Time: Royals Money Line (Even) (4/5)
Total Prediction/Half Time: Under 5 runs (-130) (3/5)
Prop Prediction/Half Time: Yes to 1st-inning run (-110) (3/5)

Game 2 — Houston Astros at Oakland Athletics

Side Prediction/Full Game: Athletics +134 (3/5)
Total Prediction/Full Game: Under 8 runs (-120) (5/5)
Prop Prediction/Full Game: Under 25.5 runs+hits+errors (-105) (3/5)
Side Prediction/Half Time: Athletics +0.5 runs (-110) (3/5)
Total Prediction/Half Time: Under 4 runs (-105) (4/5)
Prop Prediction/Half Time: No to 1st-inning run (-135) (4/5)

Previous Day’s Record: 6-6
Season Record: 13-17

1-Star Pick Record: N/A
2-Star Pick Record: 0-1
3-Star Pick Record: 8-11
4-Star Pick Record: 3-4
5-Star Pick Record; 2-1