MLB Trends & Predictions – Monday, July 29

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It’s the start of a new week and we got more MLB trends & predictions for you! We are featuring three interesting match-ups today, as we look to build on our positive winning record to end the month of July in the best of ways. As always, feel free to share your views and opinions on our MLB trends & predictions by following us on our social media accounts.

Cincinnati Reds vs Pittsburgh Pirates (July 29 – 19:10 EST)

Expected Pitchers: Sonny Gray (5-6, ERA: 3.21) vs Jordan Lyles (5-7, ERA: 5.25)

  • The Reds have won 3 of their last 5 matches. The Pirates have won 0 of their last 5.
  • Cincinnati won 52% of their home matches this season. Pittsburgh won 42% of their away matches this season.
  • The Reds have won 3 of their last 5 home matches. The Pirates have won 1 of their last 5 away matches.
  • The Pirates have won 7 of their last 10 matches against the Reds this season.
  • The total has gone OVER in 4 of the last 6 meetings between the two teams.

OUR PICK: CINCINNATI REDS MONEYLINE

Kansas City Royals vs Toronto Blue Jays (July 29 – 20:15 EST)

Expected Pitchers: Brad Keller (7-9, ERA: 3.95) vs Thomas Pannone (2-4, ERA: 6.39)

  • The Royals have won 2 of their last 5 matches. The Blue Jays have also won 2 of their last 5 matches.
  • Kansas City won 42% of their home matches this season. Toronto has won 38% of their away matches this season.
  • The Royals have won 2 of their last 5 home matches. The Blue Jays have won 2 of their last 5 away matches.
  • Brad Keller is 5-0 in his last 5 starts for the Royals.
  • The total has gone OVER in 5 of the last 7 meetings between the two teams.

OUR PICK: KANSAS CITY ROYALS MONEYLINE

Los Angeles Angels vs Detroit Tigers (July 29 – 22:07 EST)

Expected Pitchers: Jaime Barria (4-3, ERA: 6.63) vs Jordan Zimmermann (0-8, ERA: 7.57)

  • The Angels have won 2 of their last 5 matches. The Tigers have won 0 of their last 5 matches.
  • Los Angeles won 52% of their home matches this season. Detroit won 33% of their away matches this season.
  • The Angels have won 1 of their last 5 home matches. The Tigers have won 0 of their last 5 away matches.
  • The Angels have won 2 of their last 3 matches against the Tigers this season.
  • The total has gone UNDER in 5 of the last 6 meetings between the two teams when playing in Los Angeles.

OUR PICK: LOS ANGELES ANGELS MONEYLINE