Baseball Betting Daily Picks for May 19, 2015
For tonight’s games, I believe there are two key matchups to be watching for your baseball betting daily picks. Both games offer intriguing story lines but, more importantly, one of them includes an underdog scenario.
And, if you know anything about baseball betting, the underdog scenarios are always the biggest money makers.
Baseball Betting Daily Pick #1
New York Mets OVER the St. Louis Cardinals
The Mets won a 2-1 pitching duel last night to open up the series. Clearly, based on my pick, I believe they will continue the winning ways tonight. The Mets’ pitching staff leads the majors with a combined 2.29 ERA. That ERA is huge for baseball betting — your daily picks should always hinge on team ERAs. Because, in most cases, pitching will make or break your bets.
Jon Niese should get the start tonight. With a 2.49 ERA and 1.38 WHIP, he is off to an incredibly hot start. However, Michael Wacha might be even hotter for the Cardinals with a 2.06 ERA and a 1.08 WHIP. So why am I still going with Niese and the New York Mets? Simply because I feel that Wacha’s numbers are overinflated because of the competition he has faced so far.
Bet the underdog Mets in this matchup. You stand to earn a substantial gain.
Baseball Betting Daily Pick #2
Bet the OVER for the Texas Rangers vs. Boston Red Sox matchup
The Rangers and Red Sox have not quite lived up to their potential in scoring runs this year. That being said, I believe that it is only a matter of time before the talented lineups for both teams get hot. As well, I really like the chances of this happening against two below average pitchers on the mound this evening.
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