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Free MLB Picks Today and Best Bets [Wednesday, 5/8/2024]

Free MLB Picks Today and Best Bets [Wednesday, 5/8/2024]

MLB betting is back for another great slate, and we're here to bring you our top picks for Wednesday's baseball action.

Today's MLB best bets come from a range of matchups, including Giants vs. Rockies and Diamondbacks vs. Reds.

Through the use of our own cutting-edge simulations and machine learning, the bets listed below are led by a run line play at 8:40PM ET.

For access to everything Dimers has to offer on Wednesday, May 8, 2024, check out Dimers Pro where you will get each and every one of today's best bets, props and trends, as well our next-gen parlay picker.


MLB Best Bets Tonight: 5/8/2024

After crunching the numbers and conducting thousands of simulations of today's action, DimersBOT, our leading predictive analytics model, has precisely found the best baseball bets for you to make on upcoming games on Wednesday, May 8, 2024.

Keep in mind that the earliest game time is at the top of this list of picks. To get access to our full list of today's best bets, including customizable filters and sorting options, consider joining Dimers Pro.

Rockies +1.5 (-110)

Our model has pinpointed the next MLB betting opportunity tonight, which comes in the Giants vs. Rockies game. We recommend a run line bet on Rockies +1.5 at -110 odds, which provides an edge of 2.5%.


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Diamondbacks vs. Reds Under 9 Runs (-104)

Our model has found another great MLB bet, this time in the matchup between the Diamondbacks and Reds. We suggest placing an over/under wager on Under 9 Runs, available at -104 odds. Our analysis shows a compelling 4.2% edge for this bet.

Please keep in mind that this game is scheduled for tomorrow. We strongly advise you to capitalize on these favorable odds now, before the lines move.



Rockies +1.5 (-108)

Our next pick for tonight's baseball action comes from the Giants vs. Rockies matchup. We recommend a run line bet on Rockies +1.5, offered at attractive odds of -108. Our model indicates a favorable 3.2% edge for this wager.

Remember, the outcome of this bet will be determined tomorrow. We encourage you to act swiftly and capitalize on these favorable odds while they remain available.


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MLB Best Bets: Wednesday, 5/8/2024

As of 8:30PM ET, here are the next three MLB bets recommended by our model:

Matchup Bet Odds Edge
Giants vs. Rockies Rockies +1.5 -110 @ BetMGM 2.5%
Diamondbacks vs. Reds Under 9 Runs -104 @ FanDuel 4.2%
Giants vs. Rockies Rockies +1.5 -108 @ FanDuel 3.2%

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While the bets listed are all positive expected value (+EV) opportunities, subscribing to Dimers Pro grants you instant access to all of today's best bets identified by our model.

Included in Wednesday's MLB picks is a +132 moneyline play with an edge of 2.3%.

To access these picks, along with a comprehensive range of props, trends and parlays for May 8, 2024, join Dimers Pro now.

Upcoming MLB Games to Bet On [5/8/2024]

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This article is part of our MLB player props and MLB best bets series.

For more MLB betting content, we have MLB trends for every game, as well as daily MLB betting news and the latest World Series odds and predictions.


This article, enhanced by AI and automation, aims to deliver accurate MLB insights quickly, with human oversight ensuring high editorial quality. Our predictions are drawn from current data to help you make informed decisions. For additional resources and advice on responsible gambling, please call 1-800-GAMBLER.

All odds and probabilities in this article are correct and accurate at the time of publication.

Jason Bevilacqua
Head of Content and Communities

Jason Bevilacqua has a deep-rooted passion for sports and has been actively involved in sports betting for many years. Specializing in the MLB, NHL, NBA, MLS, and NFL, Jason delivers engaging game previews across these leagues. His expertise is particularly evident in his best bets for MLB, NHL, and college basketball. Additionally, Jason contributes valuable MLB and NFL props, as well as NBA first basket plays. 

Since joining Dimers in 2020 as the Head of Social and Community, Jason has also made significant contributions to the editorial department, offering daily articles that are not only well-researched but also deeply insightful. His strategic approach and collaboration with DimersBOT ensure his betting advice is top-notch.

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