Thursday's MLB Odds
(TheSpread) – The MLB Schedule for Thursday features a total of 12 games. Here is a look at the odds and pitching matchups for each of the 12 contests.
The featured game on the day has the Oakland Athletics hosting the Baltimore Orioles at 10PM ET (View Matchup). The Athletics have Jarrod Parker on the mound to face Jason Hammel of the Orioles. According to oddsmakers at Bovada.lv, the Athletics are favored at home, as they have odds of -120 to win, while the Orioles have a money line of +110 for this game. The over/under total has been set at 8 runs. Baltimore is 12-9 overall and 5-4 on the road while Oakland is 13-9 overall and 6-4 at home. Oakland has won four of its last six against Baltimore, and the two teams have hit the under in four of their last five meetings.
The other featured game on the day has the Arizona Diamondbacks hosting the Colorado Rockies at 9:30PM ET (View Matchup). The Rockies have Jorge De La Rosa on the mound to face Trevor Cahill of the Diamondbacks. According to oddsmakers, the Diamondbacks are favored at home, as they have odds of -125 to win, while the Rockies have a money line of +115. The over/under total for the contest has been set at 9 runs. Arizona is 12-9 on the season and 5-4 at home while Colorado is 14-7 overall and 5-4 on the road. Colorado has won three of its last four against Arizona and the two teams have hit the under in their last five meetings.
For odds and run totals for each of Thursday’s games, see below.
2013 MLB Odds & Over/Under Totals for Thursday, April 25
901 Pittsburgh Pirates (McDonald) +155 (7)
902 Philadelphia Phillies (Lee) -165
903 Los Angeles Dodgers (Ryu) -115 (8)
904 New York Mets (Hefner) +105
905 Cincinnati Reds (Arroyo) +120 (7.5)
906 Washington Nationals (Gonzalez) -130
907 Chicago Cubs (Jackson) -105 (7.5)
908 Miami Marlins (Slowey) -105
909 Colorado Rockies (De La Rosa) +115 (9)
910 Arizona Diamondbacks (Cahill) -125
911 Kansas City Royals (Shields) +170 (7)
912 Detroit Tigers (Verlander) -180
913 Houston Astros (Humber) +225 (8.5)
914 Boston Red Sox (Buchholz) -245
915 Toronto Blue Jays (Buehrle) +145 (8.5)
916 New York Yankees (Kuroda) -155
917 Tampa Bay Rays (Hellickson) +115 (7)
918 Chicago White Sox (Sale) -125
919 Texas Rangers (Tepesch) -120 (8.5)
920 Minnesota Twins (Worley) +110
921 Baltimore Orioles (Hammel) +110 (8)
922 Oakland Athletics (Parker) -120
923 Los Angeles Angels (Richards) -135 (8)
924 Seattle Mariners (Maurer) +125