Click to Use Secure Login
All Available Packages
NOTICE: If you can not view the forum, you may need to log out of and log back in to recreate your forum session.

MLB Handicapper Free Betting Pick: Colorado Rockies at Boston Red Sox

05.26.2016     10:22 AM     ICC     Printer Friendly

Submitted by ICC blog entry.
Colorado (Gray) +150 at Boston (Buchholz) O/U 9.5 
Recommendation: Colorado

It’s not easy to step in front of this Boston Red Sox freight train at the moment but this is all about price and value. The Colorado Rockies are looking to avoid a series sweep with their young arm Jonathan Gray who has impressed thus far. He has the potential to be the ace of the pitching staff and while he walks into a tough spot, he's exactly the type of pitcher I want to be betting on before the markets fully realize his ability. Despite Gray being hit hard by St. Louis in his last start, the rest of his best efforts have come on the road which makes sense as he continues to figure out Coors Field. His advanced numbers are ultra-impressive with a xFIP of 2.66 along with a rock solid 50% ground ball rate. And he comes in rested tonight having had six full days off. This is also a bet against Clay Buchholz, especially in this type of price range. He’s been very hittable with a 5.66 ERA at Fenway Park which is right in line with his FIP and xFIP. Buchholz has allowed 13 runs in his last 17 innings of work and should be a cure for this ailing Rockies lineup which has scuffled at the plate in recent games. Boston is 6-1 at home over its last seven games but the lone loss came with Buchholz on the mound against Cleveland. After facing an improving David Price and likely the only knuckleballer they'll see all season in Steven Wright, the tide should turn as the Rockies get to smack around a mediocre righty.

Tags: MLB Colorado Rockies Boston Red Sox Ian Cameron

This blog is closed to new comments.

Visitor Comments:

Add Your Email Address:
How did you find us?

More VIP Email Options
Current Blog Topics
Ian Cameron Hot Links
Current Blog Topics
SportsMemo Ads
Daily Plays
It's here! Teddy Covers' famed NFL Season Over/Under Wins package is available for purchase! One of the most popular and success service packages in the industry, Teddy's report is an absolute MUST HAVE for every bettor. The result are sick: 82-35 70% 2001-18, 12-2 86% 20* Big Tickets. As always, you'll not only receive Teddy's selections but also detailed written analysis. The first wave of releases will be in July followed by potential additional plays after the third week of the NFL Preseason. Invest with Teddy today for only $229.

Extended Services
SportsMemo Ads
Discussion Forum
Post SubjectTime    Last Poster
World Cup Bets07:57    TarHeel
Egypt expect Salah to be fi...07:31    fsutomahawk
Detroit Tigers Season Gets ...13:21    Drew Martin
Spain fires head coach on e...06:08    fsutomahawk

Current Blog


Copyright © 2007 SPORTSMEMO, INC, 1-800-575-3069. is the nation’s premier resource for sports betting and handicapping information. Get free football picks, free NFL picks, free college football picks, free baseball picks, free NBA picks, free college basketball picks, free hockey picks, free golf picks, and free soccer picks from the nation’s top handicappers. Sportsmemo's sports betting insight and analysis comes from some of the most respected sports handicappers in the sports gambling industry including Ted Sevransky (Teddy Covers), Brent Crow of Alatex Sports, Rob Veno, Erin Rynning, Otto Sports, Andrew Lange, Ian Cameron, and Drew Martin. Listen to these handicapping experts daily on the Sportsmemo Podcast Monday-Friday at  Missed the Sportsmemo Podcast?  Past shows are available on's podcast archive page. Looking for daily sports betting tips and sports betting advice on the MLB, NBA, NCAA, NFL, NHL, CFL, and PGA? Check out the interactive sports betting posting forum, power ratings, expert handicapping blogs, and original sports betting articles from the Sportsmemo team that specializes in sports information from a pointspread perspective at   Jun 18, 2018 04:53 AM.