|2014 MLB Opening Odds & Over/Under Totals for Tuesday, April 29|
|Written by Drew Sharper|
|Tuesday, 29 April 2014 05:00|
Tuesday's MLB Odds
(TheSpread) – The MLB Schedule for Tuesday has a full set of 15 games. Here is a breakdown of the action taking place today.
The featured game today has the Texas Rangers hosting the Oakland Athletics at 8PM ET. Oakland has Scott Kazmir (3-0) on the mound to face Martin Perez (4-0). According to oddsmakers at BetDSI, this game is even, as each team has a money line of -105 to win. The over/under total for this game has been set at 8.5 runs. Oakland is 16-10 on the season and 10-4 on the road while Texas is 15-11 overall and 9-5 at home. These two have met four times this season, with the road team winning all four games. The road team has actually won seven straight between these two.
Another featured game today has the Minnesota Twins hosting the Los Angeles Dodgers at 8:10PM ET. The Dodgers have Zack Greinke (4-0) on the mound to take on Kyle Gibson (3-1) of the Twins. Oddsmakers have the Dodgers favored on the road, as they have odds of -150 to win, while the Twins have a money line of +140. The over/under total for the game has been set at 7.5 runs. The Twins are 12-11 on the season and 6-5 at home while the Dodgers are 14-12 overall and 8-3 on the road. These two haven’t met since 2011. The Dodgers come in having lost three of their last four while Minnesota has won three of its last four.
The third game of note today has the Philadelphia Phillies hosting the New York Mets at 7:05PM ET. The Phillies have Cole Hamels (0-1) on the mound to face Jonathon Niese (1-2) of the Mets. Oddsmakers have the Phillies favored at home, as they have odds of -145 to win, while the Mets have a money line of +135 to prevail. The over/under total for the game has been set at 7.5 runs. The Phillies are 13-12 overall and 4-5 at home while the Mets are 14-11 overall and 6-3 on the road. The Mets have won four straight meetings with the Phillies.