Sportsbetting3s Saturday MLB Insider: August 20, 2011

St Louis at Chicago Cubs (-115)

Jackson beat Garza and the Cubs 9-2 on July 29th. The Under is 7-2 in
the Red Birds L9 games.
Garza’s ERA is 2.84 over his L3 starts and 2.50 in all 2011 home
starts. His LT ERA vs the Cards is 7.80 in three starts.

LA Dodgers at Colorado (-130)

Ted Lilly’s ERA is 1.70 in L3 but the Dodgers scored just one run in
those games. The Dodgers are 12-3 in L15 vs losing records.
The Rockies are just 12-26 in 2011 day games. The Under is 23-10 when
Colorado faces southpaws.

San Francisco (-165) at Houston

Baumgarner’s ERA is 1.64 over his L3 starts. The Giants are 3-6 in
their L9 as a road fave of 50-75 cents.
The Over is 14-5 when the Astros are home dogs at this price. Houston’s
magic number to be eliminated from the playoffs is five.

Philadelphia (-135) at Washington)

The Phils have won 14 of their L16 series. Last night was Madsen’s
first blown save this year.
The Under is 7-3 over the Nats L10 games. John Lannan is 1-11 LT vs the
Phillies.

Cincinnati at Pittsburg (-110)

The Reds are 7-13 over their L20 raod games. Willis is 0-3 with a 4.08
ERA in seven starts this year.
The Over is 11-3 in the Pirates L14 home games. Morton’s 1-0 with a
0.40 ERA in his L3 starts.

Milwaukee (-130) at NY Mets

The Brewers are 19-5 in their L24 vs losing records. Wolf is 12-5 LT vs
the Mets.
Capunao beat his ex-mates 2-1 on June 7th, his only start vs Milwaukee.
The Over is 24-14 in Met home games.

Arizona at Atlanta (-190)

The Snakes hitting just .221 over their L7 games. The Under is 3-1 in
Arizona’s L4 games.
The Brave’s bullpen has a 2.21 ERA at home. This is Miley’s first MLB
start.

Florida at San Diego (-130)

The Marlins are 2-13 in their L15 games. Flodida is 6-29 this year
without Hanley Ramirez.
Harang’s ERA is 6.61 in his L6 starts. The Over is 12-4 in the L16
Padre home games.

Seattle at Tampa Bay (-210)

Seattle is 3-18 in their L21 road games. Furbush’s ERA is 5.60 over his
L3 starts.
The Under is 6-1 in the Rays L7 home games. Tampa Bay is 8-2 in their
L10 overall.

Cleveland at Detroit (-150)

The Tribe is hitting .287 in their L7 games. The Under is 6-1 in
Cleveland’s L7 games.
Fister’s ERA is 7.98 in three starts since coming over from Seattle.
The Over is 8-4 in the Tigers L12 home games.

BoSox (-135) at Kansas City

Ortiz and Youklis both out for the BoSox. This is Tim Wakefield’s fifth
start looking for his 200th win.
This is Paulino’s first start vs the Boston Red Sox. The Under is 6-2
in the L8 at Kauffmann Field.

NY Yankees (-155) at Minnesota

Burnett won first ever August start in last since becoming a Yank. The
Yankees are 20-3 the L3Ys vs Minnesota.
The Twins are 1-9 LT at Target Field vs the Bronx. Liriano is 0-3 with
a 4.67 ERA in six LT starts vs Bombers.

Texas (-130) at ChiSox

Texas is 19-7 in L26 vs losing records. The Under is 14-6 in the L20
games of this series.
The Pale Hose are just 3-10 in their L13 games at The Cell. Danks lost
5-0 to Texas and Ogando in last meeting on May 23rd.

Toronto at Oakland (-160)

Alvarez’ ERA is 5.90 in his two Toronto starts. The Over is 7-3-1 in
the Jay’s L11 games.
Gonzalez is 0-5 (8.23) in his L5 starts. Oakland is 15 games below .500
vs right-handers.

Baltimore at LA Angels

Tommy Hunter is 1-1 with a 5.29 ERA in three starts as an Oriole. Balt
is 5-19 in its L24 road games.
Pineiro’s ERA is 15.80 in his L4 starts. The Angels are 13-6 in L19 as
a home fave of 25-50 cents.