Fans of the 1991 World Series classic between the Atlanta Braves and Minnesota Twins always look forward to a rematch when the interleague schedule brings them together. This week’s series at Target Field hasn’t disappointed so far as the Twins (70-43) took the opener, 5-3, and the Braves (67-48) bounced back last night with a 12-7 offensive outburst. The rubber game will be this afternoon with Max Fried (12-4, 4.07) taking the mound for Atlanta, while Minnesota will counter with Martin Perez (8-4, 4.58). To get Dunkel’s pick for this game and the full MLB schedule, click HERE.
In the WNBA, the Chicago Sky (12-9) have won three straight at home and four of their last five overall. They’ll try to continue the strong play tonight as they host the New York Liberty (8-13). To get Dunkel’s pick for this game, click HERE.
The first full week of the NFL preseason kicks off on Thursday with the defending champion New England Patriots opening on the road against the Detroit Lions. To get Dunkel’s pick for this game and the full NFL schedule, click HERE.
Week 9 of the CFL also gets started on Thursday with the Calgary Stampeders (5-2) looking to carry the momentum from last week’s win over Edmonton into their contest against the Winnipeg Blue Bombers (5-2). To get Dunkel’s pick for this game and the full CFL schedule, click HERE.
And the English Premier League returns on Friday with Liverpool trying to avoid the upset against promoted club Norwich City at Anfield. To get Dunkel’s pick for this match and the full EPL schedule, click HERE.