The Atlanta Braves found a way to cool off the hard-charging New York Mets last night with Ronald Acuna Jr supplying the power and Max Fried supplying the pitching in a 5-3 victory. It was just the Mets third loss in their last 18 games and dropped them two games behind the Cardinals for the final NL wild-card spot. Mickey Callaway’s team will try to rebound tonight as New York (61-58) continues its series against Atlanta (71-50) at SunTrust Park. Steven Matz (7-7, 4.49) will make the start for the Mets, while the Braves will counter with Dallas Keuchel (3-5, 4.83). To get Dunkel’s pick for this game and the full MLB schedule, click HERE.
The hottest team in the WNBA is also on the court tonight as the Washington Mystics (17-7) look for their eighth win in their last nine games as they host the Seattle Storm (14-11). To get Dunkel’s pick for this game and the full WNBA schedule, click HERE.
Week 2 of the NFL preseason kicks off on Thursday with five games on the schedule, including Dunkel’s top-rated team after Week 1 — the Baltimore Ravens (1-0) — hosting the Green Bay Packers (1-0) at M&T Bank Stadium. To get Dunkel’s pick for this game and the full NFL schedule, click HERE.
The second half of the CFL regular season also gets underway on Thursday with the BC Lions (1-7) traveling to Winnipeg to face a Blue Bombers team (6-2) that is undefeated at home. To get Dunkel’s pick for this game and the full CFL slate, click HERE.
Matchweek 2 of the English Premier League starts on Saturday with seven matches beginning with Arsenal (1-0-0) looking to follow up its win over Newcastle in the opener as it hosts Burnley (1-0-0) at Emirates Stadium. To get Dunkel’s pick for this match and the full EPL schedule, click HERE.
And the college football season gets started on August 24 in big fashion as the Florida Gators and Miami Hurricanes renew their rivalry in Orlando. To get Dunkel’s pick for this game as well as the Arizona Wildcats opening on the road against the Hawaii Rainbow Warriors, click HERE.