MLB Picks — Sept. 13 (Toronto at Boston)

These are the condensed versions of picks for Thursday’s MLB game between Toronto Blue Jays and Boston Red Sox 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: Toronto at Boston:

Side Prediction/Full Game: Red Sox -270 (4/5)
Total Prediction/Full Game: Under 9 runs -115 (3/5)
Prop Prediction/Full Game: Rodriguez over 5.5 strikeouts -120 (3/5)
Side Prediction/Half Time: Red Sox -0.5 runs -160 (3/5)
Total Prediction/Half Time: Under 5 runs -120 (5/5)
Prop Prediction/Half Time: No to 1st-inning run +105 (3/5)

Previous Day’s Record: 6-12 (.333)
September Record: 62-76 (.449)
Season Record: 139-161 (.463)

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: 81-100 (.448)     (37-44 (.457) in September)
4-Star Pick Record: 36-41 (.468)    (14-21 (.400) in September)
5-Star Pick Record: 21-19 (.525)     (10-11 (.476) 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. 11 (Toronto at Boston; N.Y. Yankees at Minnesota)

These are the condensed versions of picks for Tuesday’s MLB games between the 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: Toronto at Boston:

Side Prediction/Full Game: Red Sox -300 (4/5)
Total Prediction/Full Game: Over 8.5 runs -105 (4/5)
Prop Prediction/Full Game: Blue Jays +2.5 adjusted run line -115 (3/5)
Side Prediction/Half Time: Red Sox -0.5 runs -210 (3/5)
Total Prediction/Half Time: Over 5 runs -115 (5/5)
Prop Prediction/Half Time: Yes to 1st-inning run -110 (3/5)

Game 2: New York Yankees at Minnesota:

Side Prediction/Full Game: Yankees -181 (4/5)
Total Prediction/Full Game: Under 9.5 runs -110 (3/5)
Prop Prediction/Full Game: Twins under 3.5 runs +105 (3/5)
Side Prediction/Half Time: Yankees -0.5 runs -125 (5/5)
Total Prediction/Half Time: Under 5 runs -115 (3/5)
Prop Prediction/Half Time: No to 1st-inning run -105 (3/5)

Previous Day’s Record: 4-2 (.667)
September Record: 53-55 (.491)
Season Record: 130-140 (.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: 76-88 (.456)     (32-32 (.500) in September)
4-Star Pick Record: 33-36 (.485)    (11-16 (.407) in September)
5-Star Pick Record: 20-15 (.571)     (9-7 (.563) in September)

MLB Picks — Sept. 6 (Cleveland @ Toronto)

These are the condensed versions of picks for Thursday’s MLB game between the Cleveland Indians and Toronto Blue Jays for Winners and Whiners. Link to the full preview is below, and confidence rating is in parentheses.

Cleveland at Toronto

Side Prediction/Full Game: Indians -145 (3/5)
Total Prediction/Full Game: Over 9 runs (3/5)
Prop Prediction/Full Game: Over 27.5 runs+hits+errors -115 (5/5)
Side Prediction/Half Time: Indians -0.5 runs -120 (3/5)
Total Prediction/Half Time: Over 5 runs (4/5)
Prop Prediction/Half Time: No to 1st-inning run +105 (3/5)

Previous Day’s Record: 9-3
September Record: 28-32
Season Record: 105-117

1-Star Pick Record: 0-0           (0-0 in September)
2-Star Pick Record: 1-1           (1-0 in September)
3-Star Pick Record: 62-73      (18-17 in September)
4-Star Pick Record: 27-31      (5-11 in September)
5-Star Pick Record: 15-12      (4-4 in September)

MLB Picks August 29 — Toronto at Baltimore; Minnesota at Cleveland

These are the condensed versions of picks for Wednesday’s MLB games between the Toronto Blue Jays and Baltimore Orioles, and Minnesota Twins and Cleveland Indians for Winners and Whiners. Confidence rating is in parentheses.

Game 1: Toronto at Baltimore

Side Prediction/Full Game: Blue Jays +103 (3/5)
Total Prediction/Full Game: Over 9 runs -110 (4/5)
Prop Prediction/Full Game: Over 27.5 R+H+E -115 (5/5)
Side Prediction/Half Time:  Blue Jays +0.5 runs -145 (3/5)
Total Prediction/Half Time: Over 5 runs -105 (3/5)
Prop Prediction/Half Time: Orioles to score first +125 (3/5)

Game 2: Minnesota at Cleveland

Side Prediction/Full Game: Indians -180 (3/5)
Total Prediction/Full Game: Under 10 runs -115 (3/5)
Prop Prediction/Full Game: Under 29.5 R+H+E -115 (3/5)
Side Prediction/Half Time: Indians -0.5 runs -130 (4/5)
Total Prediction/Half Time: Under 5.5 runs -115 (3/5)
Prop Prediction/Half Time: No to first-inning run Even (4/5)

Previous Day’s Record: 8-4
Season Record: 62-70

1-Star Pick Record: N/A
2-Star Pick Record: 0-1
3-Star Pick Record: 35-47
4-Star Pick Record: 18-16
5-Star Pick Record: 9-6

MLB Picks — August 27 (Toronto vs. Baltimore)

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

Toronto Blue Jays vs. Baltimore Orioles

Side Prediction/Full Game: Blue Jays -135 (4/5)
Total Prediction/Full Game: Under 9.5 runs -115 (5/5)
Prop Prediction/Full Game: Under 28.5 R+H+E -115 (3/5)
Side Prediction/Half Time: Blue Jays -0.5 runs -105 (3/5)
Total Prediction/Half Time: Under 5 runs -120 (3/5)
Prop Prediction/Half Time: Blue Jays to win 1st inning 3-way (+230) 3/5

Previous Day’s Record: 4-2
Season Record: 51-63

1-Star Pick Record: N/A
2-Star Pick Record: 0-1
3-Star Pick Record: 29-42
4-Star Pick Record: 16-14
5-Star Pick Record: 6-6