|2014 MLB Opening Odds & Over/Under Totals for Tuesday, May 6|
|Written by Drew Sharper|
|Tuesday, 06 May 2014 06:00|
Tuesday's MLB Odds
(TheSpread) – The MLB Schedule for Tuesday features a full set of 15 games. Here is a breakdown of the top games taking place.
The featured game taking place today has the Atlanta Braves hosting the St. Louis Cardinals at 7:10PM ET. The Braves have Gavin Floyd (0-0) on the mound to face Tyler Lyons (0-2) of the Braves. According to oddsmakers at BetDSI, this game is even, as each team has been given odds of -10 to win, while the over/under total has been set at 8.5 runs. The Cardinals are 17-16 on the season and 10-11 on the road while the Braves are 17-14 overall and 9-7 at home. The Cardinals won Monday’s series opener and they have now won four of their last five against the Braves.
Another game of note tonight has the Chicago Cubs hosting the Chicago White Sox at 8PM ET. The Sox have Hector Noesi (0-2) on the mound to face Edwin Jackson (2-2) of the Cubs. Oddsmakers have the Cubs favored at home, as they have odds of -120 to win this game, while the White Sox have a money line of +110 to win. The over/under total hasn’t been set for this game. The White Sox are 16-17 overall and 7-10 on the road while the Cubs are 11-19 overall and 7-10 at home. The Sox took Monday’s series opener, but the Cubs have won six of their last eight in this series.
The third game of note has the Miami Marlins hosting the New York Mets at 7:10PM ET. The Marlins have Henderson Alvarez (1-2) on the mound to face Bartolo Colon (2-4) of the Mets. Oddsmakers have the Marlins as the favorite at home, as they have odds of -120 to win, while the Mets have a money line of +110. The over/under total for the game has been set at 7.5 runs. The Marlins are 17-15 on the season and 15-5 at home while the Mets are 16-15 overall and 8-7 on the road. The two have split the four meetings this season, but the Mets have won four of their last six against Miami.