|2014 MLB Opening Odds & Over/Under Totals for Tuesday, April 8|
|Written by Drew Sharper|
|Tuesday, 08 April 2014 05:00|
Tuesday's MLB Odds
(TheSpread) – The MLB Schedule for Tuesday features a total of 14 games. Here is a breakdown of the action taking place today on the baseball diamond.
The featured game on Tuesday has the Los Angeles Dodgers hosting the Detroit Tigers at 10:10PM ET. The Dodgers have Dan Haren on the mound to face Max Scherzer of the Tigers. According to oddsmakers at BetDSI, the Tigers are favored on the road, as they have odds of -125 to win, while the Dodgers have a money line of +115 to win. The over/under for runs has been set at 6.5. Detroit is 4-1 on the season and playing in its first road game while the Dodgers are 5-3 overall and 1-2 at home. The Dodgers have won four of their last six against the Tigers.
Another featured game today has the Washington Nationals hosting the Miami Marlins at 7PM ET. The Nationals have Gio Gonzalez on the mound to face Henderson Alvarez of the Marlins. Oddsmakers have Washington favored at home, as the Nationals have odds of -185 to prevail, while the Marlins have a money line of +175. The over/under for runs have been set at 7. Miami is 5-2 on the season and playing in its first road game while Washington is 4-2 overall and 1-2 at home. Washington has won five of its last six against Miami.
Another game of note today has the Boston Red Sox hosting the Texas Rangers at 6:10PM ET. The Rangers have Martin Perez on the mound to face Felix Doubront of the Red Sox. Oddsmakers have the Red Sox favored at home, as they have odds of -140 to win, while the Rangers have odds of +130 to prevail. The over/under for runs has been set at 9.5. Boston teams are 3-4 on the season with Boston going 1-3 at home and Texas is 1-3 on the road. Boston has now won three of its last four against Texas after winning the series opener.