2015 Season MLB Baseball Past Picks

July 20, 2015

This pick was released to clients on July 20, 2021 at 1:06PM ET.

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Pittsburgh at Kansas City

Monday 07/20 08:10 PM Eastern

1.5 units on Pittsburgh +117 (moneyline) (risk 1.5 to return 3.26)  RESULT: WIN

Pittsburgh had a rough weekend, but is still on a 13-6 run, as well as 35-16 run. Veteran A.J. Burnett (7-3, 2.11 ERA) is having a strong campaign with the team 10-3 his last 13 starts. Burnett has registered seven consecutive quality starts and is walking a career-low 2.49 batters per nine innings. Burnett has made 11 career starts versus the Royals, going 5-3 with a 2.69 ERA. The Pirates are 9-1 in interleague games, plus 5-1 in Burnett's last six road starts. The team is also 5-1 against the Royals. Kansas City's Yordano Ventura (4-6, 4.76 ERA) has struggled much of the year with nagging injuries. He is off a win, but Ventura has not won back-to-back home starts since June 5-11, 2014. The team is 2-7 his last nine starts. The Pirates are 11-3 against a right-handed starter, and the Royals are 0-5 when Ventura faces a team with a winning record. Play the Pirates.


FINAL SCORE
TEAM 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 FINAL
Pirates 0 4 0 1 2 0 1 2 0 10
Royals 1 0 0 1 2 0 3 0 0 7

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