|2013 MLB Opening Odds & Over/Under Totals for Thursday, April 4|
|Written by Drew Sharper|
|Thursday, 04 April 2013 05:00|
Thursday's MLB Odds
(TheSpread) – The 2013 MLB Schedule for Thursday features a total of 11 games. Here is a look at the odds and over/under totals for each game taking place.
The featured game on the day has the Cincinnati Reds hosting the Los Angeles Angels 12:35PM ET (View Matchup). The Reds have Bronson Arroyo taking the mound to face Joe Blanton of the Angels. According to oddsmakers at Bovada.lv, the Reds are favored at home, as they have odds of -130 to win, while the Angels have a money line of +120 to prevail. The over/under total for the game has been set at 8.5 runs. These two teams have split the first two games in the series. That win for the Reds on Wednesday snapped a three-game losing streak to the Angels.
The other featured game on the day has the Atlanta Braves hosting the Philadelphia Phillies at 7:10PM ET (View Matchup). The Braves are sending Kris Medlen to the mound to face Cliff Lee of the Phillies. According to oddsmakers, the Braves are favored to win, as they have odds of -125, while the Phillies have a money line of +115 to win. The over/under total for the game has been set at 7 runs. The Braves have won the first two games in this series and they have now won four straight over the Phillies. The two teams have hit the over in three of their last four meetings as well.
For odds and run totals for each of Thursday’s games, see below.
2013 MLB Odds & Over/Under Totals for Thursday, April 4
951 Chicago Cubs (Wood) +135 (7.5)
952 Pittsburgh Pirates (McDonald) -145
953 San Diego Padres (Stults) +130 (7.5)
954 New York Mets (Gee) -140
955 Miami Marlins (LeBlanc) +230 (7.5)
956 Washington Nationals (Zimmerman) -260
957 Philadelphia Phillies (Lee) +115 (7)
958 Atlanta Braves (Medlen) -125)
959 Detroit Tigers (Porcello) -135 (8.5)
960 Minnesota Twins (Pelfrey) +125
961 Kansas City Royals (Guthrie) +110 (8.5)
962 Chicago White Sox (Floyd) -120
963 Baltimore Orioles (Gonzalez) +115 (8)
964 Tampa Bay Rays (Hernandez) -125
965 Seattle Mariners (Maurer) +140 (7)
966 Oakland Athletics (Griffin) -150
967 Boston Red Sox (Dempster) +105 (8)
968 New York Yankees (Pettitte) -115
969 Cleveland Indians (Myers) +150 (9)
970 Toronto Blue Jays (Buehrle) -160
971 Los Angeles Angels (Blanton) +120 (8.5)
972 Cincinnati Reds (Arroyo) -130