Sunday's MLB Odds
(TheSpread) – The MLB Schedule for Mother’s Day has a full set of 15 games. Here is a breakdown of the top games taking place tonight.
The featured game on Sunday has the Oakland Athletics hosting the Washington Nationals at 4PM ET. The Nationals have Gio Gonzalez (3-2) on the mound to face Scott Kazmir (4-1) of the Athletics. According to oddsmakers at Bovada.lv, the Athletics are the favorite at home, as they have odds of -130 to win, while the Nationals have a money line of +120 to prevail. The over/under total for the game has been set at 7 runs. Oakland is 22-15 on the season and 9-9 at home while Washington is 19-17 overall and 8-8 on the road. Oakland has won the first two games in this series and the home team has won eight straight when these two meet.
Another featured game today has the Toronto Blue Jays hosting the Anaheim Angels at 1:07PM ET. The Jays have Drew Hutchison (1-2) on the mound to face Jered Weaver (3-2) of the Angels. Oddsmakers have the game as even, as each team has odds of -105 to win, while the over/under total for the contest has been set at 8.5 runs. The Angels are 18-17 on the season and 10-7 on the road while Toronto is 18-19 overall and 7-9 at home. The Angels have won five straight and nine of their last 10 against the Blue Jays.
Another marquee game today has the Texas Rangers hosting the Boston Red Sox at 3PM ET. The Red Sox have John Lackey (4-2) on the mound to face Robbie Ross (1-3) of the Rangers. Oddsmakers see this game as even, as each team has a money line of -105 to win, while the over/under total for the game has been set at 9 runs. Boston is 18-18 on the season and 8-7 on the road while Texas is 19-18 overall and 11-9 at home. These two have split the first two meetings in the series and Boston has won four of its last six against the Rangers.