Monday's MLB Odds
(TheSpread) – The MLB Schedule for Monday features just nine games. Here is a look at the odds and over/under totals for each of the nine contests.
The featured game on the day has the Cincinnati Reds hosting the Atlanta Braves at 7PM ET (View Matchup). The Reds have Bronson Arroyo on the mound to face Paul Maholm of the Braves. According to oddsmakers at Bovada.lv, Cincinnati is the favorite at home, as the Reds have a money line of -120 to win, while the Braves have odds of +111 to win. The over/under total for this game has been set at 7.5 runs. Cincinnati is 18-14 overall and 12-4 at home while Atlanta is 18-12 overall and 9-7 on the road. Cincinnati has won four straight and seven of its last eight meetings with the Braves. The two teams have failed to hit the over in six of their last seven meetings as well.
The other featured game on the day has the Cleveland Indians hosting the Oakland Athletics at 7PM ET (View Matchup). The Indians have Ubaldo Jimenez on the mound to face Jarrod Parker of the Athletics. According to oddsmakers, the Indians are the favorites at home in this game, as they have odds of -125 to win, while the Athletics have been given a money line of +115 for this game. The over/under for the contest has been set at 8.5 runs. Oakland is 18-14 on the season and 9-6 on the road while Cleveland is 14-14 overall and 6-7 at home. Oakland has won eight straight meetings with Cleveland and the two teams have hit the over in their last two meetings.
For odds and run totals for each of Monday’s games, see below.
2013 MLB Odds & Over/Under Totals for Monday, May 6
951 Atlanta Braves (Maholm) +111 (7.5)
952 Cincinnati Reds (Arroyo) -120
953 Miami Marlins (LeBlanc) +157 (7.5)
954 San Diego Padres (Cashner) -171
955 Arizona Diamondbacks (Cahill) -106 (7)
956 Los Angeles Dodgers (Capuano) -102
957 Philadelphia Phillies (Lee) +129 (6)
958 San Francisco Giants (Bumgarner) -140
959 Oakland Athletics (Parker) +115 (8.5)
960 Cleveland Indians (Jimenez) -125
961 Minnesota Twins (Worley) +210 (8.5)
962 Boston Red Sox (Buchholz) -230
963 Toronto Blue Jays (Buehrle) +138 (7.5)
964 Tampa Bay Rays (Hellickson) -150
965 Texas Rangers (Tepesch) -125 (N/A)
966 Chicago Cubs (Feldman) +115
967 Chicago White Sox (Sale) +126 (7)
968 Kansas City Royals (Shields) -137