Monday's MLB Odds
(TheSpread) – The MLB Schedule for Monday features a total of 13 games. Here is a look at the odds and pitching matchups for each game taking place today.
The featured game on the day has the Colorado Rockies hosting the Atlanta Braves at 8:30PM ET (View Matchup). The Rockies have Jeff Francis on the mound to face Mike Minor of the Braves. According to oddsmakers at Bovada.lv, the Braves are favored on the road, as they have odds of -120 to win, while the Rockies have a money line of +110 to win. The over/under total for this game has been set at 10 runs. Both teams are 13-5 this season. Atlanta is 7-3 on the road while Colorado is 8-1 at home. Atlanta has won seven of its last eight against Colorado and the two teams have hit the under in their last four meetings.
The other featured game on the day has the Boston Red Sox hosting the Oakland Athletics at 6:30PM ET (View Matchup). The Red Sox have Felix Doubront taking the mound to face A.J. Griffin of the Athletics. According to oddsmakers, the Red Sox are favored at home, as they have odds of -120 to win, while the Athletics have odds of +110 in this game. The over/under total for the contest has been set at 8.5 runs. Boston is 13-5 on the season and 6-3 at home while Oakland is 12-7 overall and 6-3 on the road. Oakland has won eight straight against Boston and the two teams have hit the over in three straight meetings.
For odds and run totals for each of Monday’s games, see below.
2013 MLB Odds & Over/Under Totals for Monday, April 22
951 Pittsburgh Pirates (Burnett) N/A
952 Philadelphia Phillies (Cloyd) N/A
953 St. Louis Cardinals (Miller) +100 (8)
954 Washington Nationals (Haren) -110
955 Chicago Cubs (Wood) +145 (8)
956 Cincinnati Reds (Leake) -155
957 Atlanta Braves (Minor) -120 (10)
958 Colorado Rockies (Francis) +110
959 Milwaukee Brewers (Lohse) -115 (7)
960 San Diego Padres (Marquis) +105
961 Arizona Diamondbacks (Miley) +110 (7)
962 San Francisco Giants (Vogelsong) -120
963 Oakland Athletics (Griffin) +110 (8.5)
964 Boston Red Sox (Doubront) -120
965 Toronto Blue Jays (Happ) +110 (9)
966 Baltimore Orioles (Tillman) -120
967 New York Yankees (Sabathia) +100 (7)
968 Tampa Bay Rays (Moore) -110
969 Cleveland Indians (Masterson) +100 (8)
970 Chicago White Sox (Axelrod) -110
971 Seattle Mariners (Hernandez) -175 (7)
972 Houston Astros (Peacock) +165
973 Texas Rangers (Holland) -120 (8.5)
974 Los Angeles Angels (Blanton) +110
975 Miami Marlins (Nolasco) +140 (8)
976 Minnesota Twins (Correia) -150