|2014 MLB Opening Odds & Over/Under Totals for Friday, May 2|
|Written by Drew Sharper|
|Friday, 02 May 2014 06:00|
Friday's MLB Odds
(TheSpread) – The MLB Schedule for Friday features a full set of 15 games. Here is a breakdown of the featured games taking place today.
The featured game today has the Atlanta Braves hosting the San Francisco Giants at 7:30PM ET. The Giants have Tim Lincecum (1-1) on the mound to face Mike Minor (0-0) of the Braves. According to oddsmakers at Bovada.lv, Atlanta is favored at home in this game, as the Braves have odds of -140 to win, while the Giants have a money line of +130 to win. The over/under total for the game has been set at 7.5 runs. The Braves are 17-10 on the season and 9-3 at home while San Francisco is 17-11 overall and 7-6 on the road. San Francisco has won four of its last six meetings with the Braves.
Another featured game today has the Colorado Rockies hosting the New York Mets at 8:40PM ET. The Mets have Zack Wheeler (1-2) on the mound to face Jorge De La Rosa (2-3) of the Rockies. Oddsmakers have the Rockies favored at home, as they have odds of -145 to win, while the Mets have a money line of +135 to win. The over/under total for the game has been set at 9.5 runs. The Rockies are 17-13 on the season and 9-4 at home while the Mets are 15-12 overall and 7-4 on the road. The Rockies won Thursday’s game with the Mets, ending a four-game losing streak to New York.
The third game of note has the Kansas City Royals hosting the Detroit Tigers at 8:10PM ET. The Tigers have Rick Porcello (3-1) on the mound to face James Shields (3-2) of the Royals. Oddsmakers have the Royals favored at home, as they have odds of -145 to win, while the Tigers have a money line of +135 to win. The over/under for the game has been set at 7.5 runs. The Royals are 14-13 on the season and 8-4 at home while Detroit is 14-9 overall and 5-4 on the road. These two have met twice this season, with Detroit winning both meetings.