The Mets will be looking to get the brooms out tonight when they play finale of a three-game set in Philadelphia. Stroman gets the ball for the Mets and Eflin for the Phillies and neither one has been pitching well as of late. Zank breaks it down and gives out his prediction for the game.
With last night’s win the braves have now won 10 of their last 12 and will look to add to their winning ways with Dallas Keuchel on the mound tonight. The lefthander has pitched lights out in his last allowing one run in 19 innings pitched. Get Zank’s breakdown of the rest the key metrics.
This will be the fourth meeting this season and it will be interesting to see if the home win trend continues (5 straight dating back to last season). Sabathia gets the start for Yankees and he has looked sharp failing to record a quality start in four consecutive games. Will Dan buck the trend and take the visitor. Read on to get his ML pick.
The Diamondbacks have won three straight and need this game, but the Dodgers have the edge in starting pitching math-up this game. Hyun-Jin Ryu got blasted in his latest by the Yankees and wasn’t so great in his previous. That said he has owned the D’Backs this season allowing one run over 20 innings. Is that enough? Get Dan’s analysis and prediction.
The Astros have been lighting up the scoreboard, but tonight’s pitching match-up Yarbrough vs. Cole suggests that runs may be hard to come by. MLB prognosticator Dan Jamison digs into the match-ups to come up with his hopefully winning forecast for the game.
Chicago Cubs (69-61) vs. New York Mets (67-63) When: 7 p.m., Tuesday, August 27 Where: Citi Field, New York Moneyline: CHC + 100/NYM -110 Runline: Cubs +1.5/Mets -1.5 Total: 8.5 Starting Pitchers: Yu Darvish (4-6, 4.43 ERA, 1.16 WHIP) vs. Marcus Stroman (7-11, 3.18...
The Cardinals are trying to pull away in the NL Central while the Brewers are trying to stay close, heading into the opener of this three-game series in Beer City Monday night. Zank researches the numbers and gives out his free play.