MLB Picks — Sept. 17 (Seattle at Houston)

These are the condensed versions of picks for Monday’s MLB game between the Seattle Mariners and Houston Astros 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: Seattle at Houston:

Side Prediction/Full Game: Mariners +160 (3/5)
Total Prediction/Full Game: Over 8.5 runs -120 (3/5)
Prop Prediction/Full Game: Mariners over 3.5 runs -130 (4/5)
Side Prediction/Half Time: Mariners +150 (3/5)
Total Prediction/Half Time: Over 4.5 runs -125 (5/5)
Prop Prediction/Half Time:  Mariners 5-inning win 3-way +185 (3/5)

Previous Day’s Record: 6-6 (.500)
September Record: 80-100 (.444)
Season Record: 157-185 (.458)

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: 91-114 (.444)     (47-58 (.448) in September)
4-Star Pick Record: 41-47 (.466)    (19-27 (.413) in September)
5-Star Pick Record: 24-23 (.511)     (13-15 (.464) in September)

MLB Picks — Sept. 14 (Minnesota @ Kansas City; Seattle @ Los Angeles Angels)

These are the condensed versions of picks for Friday’s MLB games between the Minnesota Twins and Kansas City Royals, and Seattle Mariners and Los Angeles Angels 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: Minnesota at Kansas City:

Side Prediction/Full Game: Royals +121 (3/5)
Total Prediction/Full Game: Under 8.5 runs -115 (4/5)
Prop Prediction/Full Game: Under 27.5 runs+hits+errors -125 (3/5)
Side Prediction/Half Time: Royals +120 (3/5)
Total Prediction/Half Time: Under 4.5 runs -110 (5/5)
Prop Prediction/Half Time: No to 1st-inning run -120 (4/5)

Game 2: Seattle at Los Angeles Angels:

Side Prediction/Full Game: Angels -120 (3/5)
Total Prediction/Full Game: Over 9 runs -105 (3/5)
Prop Prediction/Full Game: Over 27.5 runs+hits+errors -115 (4/5)
Side Prediction/Half Time: Angels -145 (3/5)
Total Prediction/Half Time: Over 5 runs -110 (5/5)
Prop Prediction/Half Time: Yes to 1st-inning run -115 (3/5)

Previous Day’s Record: 6-0 (1.000)
September Record: 68-76 (.472)
Season Record: 145-161 (.474)

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: 85-100 (.459)     (41-44 (.482) in September)
4-Star Pick Record: 37-41 (.474)    (15-21 (.417) in September)
5-Star Pick Record: 22-19 (.537)     (11-11 (.500) in September)

MLB Picks — Sept. 12 (San Diego @ Seattle; Toronto @ Boston; N.Y. Yankees @ Minnesota)

These are the condensed versions of picks for Wednesday’s MLB games between the San Diego Padres and Seattle Mariners, Toronto Blue Jays and Boston Red Sox, and the New York Yankees and Minnesota Twins 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: San Diego at Seattle:

Side Prediction/Full Game: Mariners -160 (3/5)
Total Prediction/Full Game: Under 7.5 runs -115 (4/5)
Prop Prediction/Full Game: Under 25.5 runs+hits+errors -115 (5/5)
Side Prediction/Half Time: Mariners -0.5 runs -110 (3/5)
Total Prediction/Half Time: Under 4 runs -115 (4/5)
Prop Prediction/Half Time: No to 1st-inning run -140 (3/5)

Game 2: Toronto at Boston:

Side Prediction/Full Game: Red Sox -240 (4/5)
Total Prediction/Full Game: Under 9 runs -115 (3/5)
Prop Prediction/Full Game: Red Sox adjusted run line -2.5 +125 (3/5)
Side Prediction/Half Time: Red Sox -0.5 runs -170 (5/5)
Total Prediction/Half Time: Under 5 runs -120 (3/5)
Prop Prediction/Half Time: No to 1st-inning run -115 (3/5)

Game 3: New York Yankees at Minnesota:

Side Prediction/Full Game: Yankees -215 (3/5)
Total Prediction/Full Game: Over 8.5 runs -125 (4/5)
Prop Prediction/Full Game: Over 27.5 runs+hits+errors -115 (5/5)
Side Prediction/Half Time: Yankees -220 (3/5)
Total Prediction/Half Time: Over 5 runs -110 (4/5)
Prop Prediction/Half Time: Yes to 1st-inning run -110 (3/5)

Previous Day’s Record: 3-9 (.250)
September Record: 56-64 (.467)
Season Record: 133-149 (.481)

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: 77-94 (.450)     (33-38 (.465) in September)
4-Star Pick Record: 35-37 (.486)    (13-17 (.433) in September)
5-Star Pick Record: 20-17 (.541)     (9-9 (.500) in September)

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 — Sept. 5 (Bos @ Atl; Bal @ Sea)

These are the condensed versions of picks for Wednesday’s MLB games between the Boston Red Sox and Atlanta Braves, and the Baltimore Orioles and Seattle Mariners for Winners and Whiners. Link to the full previews are below, and confidence rating is in parentheses.

PS: You’re going to have to take my word on the Red Sox-Braves game since it started at 12:15 pm EDT.

Game 1: Boston at Atlanta

Side Prediction/Full Game: Red Sox (3/5)
Total Prediction/Full Game: Over 8.5 runs (3/5)
Prop Prediction/Full Game: Red Sox -1.5 (3/5)
Side Prediction/Half Time: Red Sox -0.5 runs (3/5)
Total Prediction/Half Time: Over 4.5 runs (5/5)
Prop Prediction/Half Time: Yes to 1st-inning run (3/5)

Game 2: Baltimore at Seattle

Side Prediction/Full Game: Mariners -220 (3/5)
Total Prediction/Full Game: Over 8 runs  (3/5)
Prop Prediction/Full Game: Mariners over 4.5 runs -120 (5/5)
Side Prediction/Half Time: Mariners -0.5 runs -155 (4/5)
Total Prediction/Half Time: Over 4.5 runs -110 (3/5)
Prop Prediction/Half Time: Mariners to score first -130 (3/5)

Previous Day’s Record: 7-5
September Record: 19-29
Season Record: 92-114

1-Star Pick Record: 0-0           (0-0 in September)
2-Star Pick Record: 1-1           (1-0 in September)
3-Star Pick Record: 56-70      (12-14 in September)
4-Star Pick Record: 26-31      (4-11 in September)
5-Star Pick Record: 13-12      (2-4 in September)

MLB Picks — Sept. 2 (Min @ Tex, Sea @ Oak)

These are the condensed versions of picks for Sunday’s MLB games between the Minnesota Twins and Texas Rangers, and the Seattle Mariners and Oakland Athletics for Winners and Whiners. Confidence rating is in parentheses.

Game 1: Minnesota at Texas

Side Prediction/Full Game: Twins -118 (3/5)
Total Prediction/Full Game: Over 12 -105 (2/5)
Prop Prediction/Full Game: Under 34 R+H+E -125 (3/5)
Side Prediction/Half Time: Twins -115 (3/5)
Total Prediction/Half Time: Over 6.5 runs -120 (3/5)
Prop Prediction/Half Time: No to 1st-inning run +165 (3/5)

Game 2: Seattle at Oakland

Side Prediction/Full Game: Athletics -150 (3/5)
Total Prediction/Full Game: Under 9 runs -110 (3/5)
Prop Prediction/Full Game: Under 28 R+H+E -125 (4/5)
Side Prediction/Half Time: Athletics -0.5 runs Even (3/5)
Total Prediction/Half Time: Under 5 runs -120 (3/5)
Prop Prediction/Half Time: A’s 1st-inning 3-way win +237 (4/5)

Previous Day’s Record: 4-8
September Record: 4-8
Season Record: 81-93

1-Star Pick Record: 0-0           (0-0 in September)
2-Star Pick Record: 0-1           (0-0 in September)
3-Star Pick Record: 46-59      (2-3 in September)
4-Star Pick Record: 24-23      (2-3 in September)
5-Star Pick Record: 11-10      (0-2 in September)

MLB Pick — August 26 (Sea at Ari)

These are the condensed versions of picks for Sunday’s MLB game between the Seattle Mariners and Arizona Diamondbacks for Winners and Whiners. Confidence rating is in parentheses.

Seattle Mariners vs. Arizona Diamondbacks

Side Prediction/Full Game: Diamondbacks -200 (4/5)
Total Prediction/Full Game: Under 8 runs -115 (5/5)
Prop Prediction/Full Game: Under 25.5 R+H+E -115 (3/5)
Side Prediction/Half Time: Diamondbacks -0.5 runs -125 (3/5)
Total Prediction/Half Time: Under 4.5 runs (-130) 4/5
Prop Prediction/Half Time: No to 1st-inning run (-140) 3/5

Previous Day’s Record: 3-9
Season Record: 47-61

1-Star Pick Record: N/A
2-Star Pick Record: 0-1
3-Star Pick Record: 27-41
4-Star Pick Record: 15-13
5-Star Pick Record: 5-6