MLB Picks — Sept. 8 (L.A. Angels @ Chi White Sox; N.Y. Yankees @ Seattle)

These are the condensed versions of picks for Saturday’s MLB games between the Los Angeles Angels and Chicago White Sox, and the New York Yankees and Seattle Mariners 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: Los Angeles Angels at Chicago White Sox:

Side Prediction/Full Game: Angels -133 (5/5)
Total Prediction/Full Game: Under 9 runs -125 (3/5)
Prop Prediction/Full Game: White Sox Under 4 runs -130 (4/5)
Side Prediction/Half Time: Angels -0.5 runs Even (3/5)
Total Prediction/Half Time: Under 4.5 runs -110 (3/5)
Prop Prediction/Half Time: No to 1st-inning run -120 (3/5)

Game 2: New York Yankees at Seattle:

Side Prediction/Full Game: Yankees -123 (3/5)
Total Prediction/Full Game: Over 8.5 runs -110 (4/5)
Prop Prediction/Full Game: Over 27 Runs+Hits+Errors -115 (4/5)
Side Prediction/Half Time: Yankees -0.5 runs +120 (3/5)
Total Prediction/Half Time: Over 4.5 runs -120 (5/5)
Prop Prediction/Half Time: Yes to 1st-inning run -105 (3/5)

Previous Day’s Record: 6-6
September Record: 39-39
Season Record: 116-124

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: 67-79 (.459)     (23-23 (.500) in September)
4-Star Pick Record: 31-31 (.500)     (9-11 (.450) in September)
5-Star Pick Record: 17-13 (.571)     (6-5 (.545) in September)

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