|2014 MLB Opening Odds & Over/Under Totals for Thursday, April 24|
|Written by Drew Sharper|
|Thursday, 24 April 2014 05:00|
Thursday's MLB Odds
(TheSpread) – The MLB Schedule for Thursday features 11 games. Here is a breakdown of the featured games on today’s schedule.
The featured game of the day has the Boston Red Sox hosting the New York Yankees at 7PM ET. The Sox have Felix Doubront (1-2) on the mound to face C.C. Sabathia (2-2). According to oddsmakers at BetDSI, this game is seen as even, with each team getting odds of -105 to win. The over/under total for the game has been set at 9 runs. The Yankees have lost three of their last five while Boston is 3-3 in its last six. Despite a win on Wednesday, New York has won four of the six meetings with Boston this season.
Another featured game today has the New York Mets hosting the St. Louis Cardinals at 1PM ET. The Mets have Bartolo Colon (1-3) on the mound to face Lance Lynn (4-0) of the Cardinals. Oddsmakers have the Cardinals favored on the road, as they have odds of -135 to win, while the Mets have a money line of +125 to prevail. The over/under for the game has been set at 7.5 runs. St. Louis has lost three of its last four while New York has won three of its last four. The Mets have won two of the three games in the series and the two have hit the under in all three meetings.
The final game of note today has the Detroit Tigers hosting the Chicago White Sox at 1PM ET. The Tigers have Max Scherzer (1-1) on the mound to face Jose Quintana (1-1) of the White Sox. Oddsmakers have the Tigers favored at home, as they have odds of -190 to win, while the White Sox have odds of +180 to prevail. The over/under total for the game has been set at 8.5 runs. Chicago has won three of its last four while Detroit has won three of its last five. The White Sox have won three of their last four against the Tigers and the two have hit the over in five of their last six meetings.