Thursday's MLB Odds
(TheSpread) – The MLB Schedule for Thursday features a total of just 10 games. Here is a look at the odds and over/under totals for each game.
The featured game on the day has the Colorado Rockies hosting the New York Yankees at 3PM ET (View Matchup). The Yankees have C.C. Sabathia on the mound to face Jeff Francis of the Rockies. According to oddsmakers at Bovada.lv, New York is the favorite on the road, as the Yankees have odds of -125 to win, while the Rockies have been given a money line of +115 to win. The over/under total for this game has been set at 9.5 runs. Colorado is 19-14 overall and 11-6 at home while New York is 19-13 overall and 7-6 on the road. The Yankees have won three of their last four against Colorado.
The other featured game on the day has the Washington Nationals hosting the Detroit Tigers at 4PM ET (View Matchup). The Nationals have Dan Haren taking the mound to face Doug Fister of the Tigers. According to oddsmakers, the Tigers are favored on the road, as they have odds of -130 to win, while the Nationals have been given a money line of +120 to win. The over/under total for this contest has been set at 7.5 runs. The Nationals are 18-15 on the season and 10-7 at home while the Tigers are 19-12 overall and 9-8 on the road. The Tigers have won eight of their 10 meetings with Washington, but the Nationals won the first of this two-game series on Wednesday.
For odds and run totals for each of Thursday’s games, see below.
2013 MLB Odds & Over/Under Totals for Thursday, May 9
901 Pittsburgh Pirates (Locke) -105 (7.5)
902 New York Mets (Gee) -105
903 Philadelphia Phillies (Hamels) +105 (8)
904 Arizona Diamondbacks (Corbin) -115
905 Atlanta Braves (Teheran) +105 (7.5)
906 San Francisco Giants (Vogelsong) -115
907 Oakland Athletics (Colon) -115 (8.5)
908 Cleveland Indians (Kazmir) +105
909 Kansas City Royals (Guthrie) N/A
910 Baltimore Orioles (Garcia) N/A
911 Minnesota Twins (Correia) +145 (9)
912 Boston Red Sox (Lackey) -155
913 Toronto Blue Jays (Dickey) +135 (7)
914 Tampa Bay Rays (Price) -145
915 Los Angeles Angels (Vargas) -150 (9)
916 Houston Astros (Harrell) +140
917 New York Yankees (Sabathia) -125 (9.5)
918 Colorado Rockies (Francis) +115
919 Detroit Tigers (Fister) -130 (7.5)
920 Washington Nationals (Haren) +120