Category Archives: Bases Loaded

@MWPGT gives his picks of the day on the bases

Bases Loaded: MLB July 21st

Los Angeles Dodgers at Pittsburgh Pirates – 7:05 PM EST Los Angeles travels from St. Louis to Pittsburgh to meet the Pirates in the first matchup of a three-game set. Pittsburgh is coming off a three-game sweep of Colorado in which they probably should have lost two, if not all three of the games, barely escaping late in all of them. The Dodgers dropped their first two against the Cardinals… Read More »

Bases Loaded: MLB July 11th

Chicago White Sox @ Cleveland Indians – 7:05 PM EST The White Sox are coming off a 4-game split in Boston, where they lost a pair of walk-off heartbreakers in the last two days. They travel to Cleveland to face the Indians, who are sending Corey Kluber to toe the rubber tonight. Kluber took a giant leap forward last year to become the ace in Cleveland and has followed that… Read More »

Bases Loaded: MLB July 10th

Pittsburgh Pirates @ St. Louis Cardinals – 7:15 PM EST The Cardinals have won the first three games of this four-game set against the Pirates while allowing six total runs. Tonight, Shelby Miller takes the hill for St. Louis, and he has had quite the slump in his sophomore season. His ERA has jumped from 3.06 to 4.15, and his K/9 rate has fallen from 8.8 to 6.2. This would… Read More »

Bases Loaded: MLB July 9th

Houston Astros @ Texas Rangers – July 9th 8:05 PM EST The Rangers are mired in an inconceivable slump. They’ve lost 9 of their last 10, including the first two of this series as sizable favorites against the cellar-dwelling Astros. To avoid the sweep today, they send ace Yu Darvish to the mound. Darvish has been outstanding as usual this season, posting an 8-4 mark with a 2.63 ERA coming… Read More »

Bases Loaded: MLB July 8

Detroit Tigers vs Los Angeles Dodgers – July 8th, 7:05 PM EST Let’s cut to the chase: Justin Verlander has struggled this year by his standards. He currently owns a 7-7 record, a 4.71 ERA, and a whole lot of unanswered questions as to why he has failed to maintain his dominance this season. Hyun-Jin Ryu, on the other hand, has followed up his stellar 2013 rookie campaign with a… Read More »