2014 MLB Opening Odds & Over/Under Totals for Saturday, May 17 Print
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Saturday, 17 May 2014 05:30
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Saturday's MLB Odds

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(TheSpread) – The MLB Schedule for Saturday features a full set of 15 games. Here is a breakdown of the top games taking during the day.

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The featured game today has the Boston Red Sox hosting the Detroit Tigers at 7:10PM ET. The Tigers have Rick Porcello (6-1) on the mound to face John Lackey (5-2). According to oddsmakers at BetDSI, the Red Sox are the slight favorite at home, as they have odds of -115 to win, while the Tigers have odds of +105 to win. The over/under total for the game has been set at 8.5 runs. Detroit is 25-12 on the season and 12-4 on the road while Boston is 20-21 overall and 10-12 at home. Detroit won the series opener on Friday, 1-0, but Boston has won six of its last nine against the Tigers.

Another featured game today has the St. Louis Cardinals hosting the Atlanta Braves at 2:15PM ET. The Cardinals have Shelby Miller (5-2) on the mound to face Aaron Harang (4-3) of the Braves. Oddsmakers have the Cardinals favored at home, as they have odds of -125 to win, while the Braves have odds of +115 to prevail. The over/under total for the game has been set at 7 runs. Atlanta is 22-18 on the season and 9-10 on the road while St. Louis is 22-20 overall and 10-6 at home. St. Louis won Friday’s series opener and has won three of four meetings with Atlanta this season. The Cardinals have won six of their last eight against the Braves.

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Another featured game today has the Washington Nationals hosting the New York Mets at 4:05PM ET. The Mets have Bartolo Colon (2-5) on the mound to face Gio Gonzalez (3-3) of the Nationals. Oddsmakers have the Nationals as the favorite at home, as they have odds of -155 to win, while the Mets have a money line of +145 to prevail. The over/under total for the game has been set at 7.5 runs. The Nationals are 22-19 on the season and 12-9 at home while the Mets are 19-22 overall and 10-10 on the road. Washington won Friday’s series opener and the Nationals have won all four meetings with the Mets this year. Washington has also won nine straight over the Mets.

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