It is a big sports day as the Oklahoma City Thunder try to stave off elimination hosting the San Antonio Spurs. The Spurs lead the series 3-2. The home team OKC is laying (-3.5) with a total of 206.5.
Joe Duffy’s Picks rolls along. The Heat last night makes us 5-1 in the NBA, 29-19 overall with 15 underdog winners. Joe Duffy’s Picks has a Wise Guy winner for Saturday in NBA and three MLB winning picks. Get all four winners now at OffshoreInsiders.com
A free pick is:
SEATTLE (YOUNG +127) Detroit (Smyly)
Detroit is 4-8 the last 12. Detroit is 2-5 with Drew Smyly. He has given up 9 ER in his last 10 innings pitched. Seattle is 3-1 at home with Chris Young ERA and WHIP of 1.65 and 0.878. The home team has won four straight Young starts. In two starts to the Tigers Young has an ERA of 1.80 and a WHIP of 0.867.
Tigers are 0-6 with Smyly to teams with a losing record. Detroit 2-6 to teams with a losing record. Seattle 9-4 home to teams with road winning percentage of .600 or better.
The winning pick is on Seattle.