MLB Thursday Picks


September 17, 2020 2:21 PM

A nice twelve game slate for us today, with plenty of action that will have playoffs implications.

We've run our predictive analytics model across every game to find the best value bets for you to make.

If you're looking for action on a game not listed below, then head to our MLB Bet Hub for probabilities on today's whole slate!

Check out our top predictions below πŸ‘‡

Diamondbacks @ Angels

BEST: πŸ‘‡ Total runs under 10 (-110*) has a 57% probability

The last two matchups between these sides have seen plenty of runs but our model is predicting that to end this evening. The under is a massive 57% chance here.

Suggested Run line and Moneyline plays HERE


Mets @ Phillies

BEST: ☝ Total runs over 7.5 (-105*) has a 58% probability

Our predictive analytics model is seeing runs in this one, with the 7.5 a MASSIVE 58% chance of being covered. 

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Suggested Moneyline and Run line plays HERE

Cardinals @ Pirates

BEST: πŸ’ͺ Pirates +1.5 (-118*) has a 57% probability

Our data suggests that the sportsbooks are underselling the Pirates big time tonight. If you’re brave, take them at the ML as well where our model is seeing a 4.7% edge against the books!

Suggested Over/Under and Moneyline plays HERE


Rangers @ Astros

BEST: πŸ’΅ Astros moneyline (-245*) has a 73% probability

This one is looking safe as houses. A ridiculous 73% chance that the Astros win, meaning it should be front and center of your daily parlays.

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Suggested Moneyline and Run line plays HERE

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*Odds and probabilities correct at time of publishing.