MLB Trends & Predictions – Thursday, July 18

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The MLB action continues on Thursday and we got more predictions for you! We had another successful night as we correctly predicted 2 of our 3 featured picks on Wednesday including the San Francisco Giants @ 2.55. This improved our overall MLB record for July to 12-5. Let’s continue our positive streak with more Winning Bet Picks today. As always, feel free to share your views and opinions on our social media accounts.

Cincinnati Reds vs St Louis Cardinals (July 18 – 19:10 EST)

Expected Starting Pitchers: Tanner Roark (5-6, ERA: 3.99) vs Dakota Hudson (8-4, ERA: 3.48)

  • The Cardinals have won 6 of their last 10 matches, while the Reds have won 4.
  • The Reds have won 6 of their last 10 home matches, while the Cardinals have won 5 of their last 10 away matches.
  • The Cardinals have won 4 of the 7 meetings between the two teams this season.
  • The Cardinals have won 13 of the last 17 matches when playing in St Louis.
  • The total has gone UNDER in 6 of the last 7 matches for the Cardinals and 4 of the last 6 matches for the Reds.

OUR PICK: ST LOUIS CARDINALS MONEYLINE

Cleveland Indians vs Detroit Tigers (July 18 – 19:10 EST)

Expected Starting Pitchers: Trevor Bauer (8-7, ERA: 3.78) vs Matthew Boyd (6-7, ERA: 3.95)

  • The Indians have won 8 of their last 10 matches, while the Tigers have won 2.
  • The Indians have won 7 of their last 10 home matches, while the Tigers have won 2 of their last 10 away matches.
  • The Indians have won 10 consecutive matches against the Tigers this season.
  • Matthew Boyd has won only 1 of his last 5 away starts this season.
  • The Indians have won 6 consecutive home matches this season at home against the Tigers.

OUR PICK: CLEVELAND INDIANS MONEYLINE

San Francisco Giants vs New York Mets (July 18 – 21:45 EST)

Expected Starting Pitchers: Madison Bumgarner (5-7, ERA: 3.78) vs Noah Syndergaard (7-4, ERA: 4.47)

  • The Giants have won 8 of their last 10 matches, while the Mets have won 6.
  • The Giants have won 5 of their last 10 home matches, while the Mets have won 4 of their last 10 away matches.
  • The Mets have won 2 of the 3 meetings between the two teams this season.
  • Madison Bumgarner is 7-0 in his last seven starts against the Mets.
  • The total has gone OVER in 10 of the last 14 matches for the Giants and 6 of the last 8 matches for the Mets.

OUR PICK: SAN FRANCISCO GIANTS MONEYLINE