Monday's MLB Odds
(TheSpread) – The MLB Schedule for Monday consists of 13 games. Here is a look at the odds and pitching matchups for all 13 games set to take place.
The featured game of the day has the San Francisco Giants hosting the Washington Nationals at 10PM ET (View Matchup). The Giants have Ryan Vogelsong on the mound to face Zach Duke of the Nationals. According to oddsmakers at Bovada.lv, the Giants are the favorite at home, as they have odds of -130 to win, while the Nationals have a money line of +120 to win. The over/under total for this game has been set at 8 runs. San Francisco is 24-20 overall and 15-7 at home while Washington is 23-21 overall and 11-12 on the road. Washington has won five of its last six against San Francisco, with two of those wins coming on the road. The two teams have also hit the over in their last six meetings.
The other featured game of the day has the Texas Rangers hosting the Oakland Athletics at 8PM ET (View Matchup). The Rangers have Josh Lindblom taking the mound to face Bartolo Colon of the Athletics. According to oddsmakers, the Rangers are favored at home, as they have odds of -122 to win, while the Athletics have a money line of +113 for this game. The over/under total for this contest has been set at 9.5 runs. Texas is 28-15 overall and 13-5 at home while Oakland is 23-22 overall and 10-12 on the road. These two have met in three games this season, with Texas winning two of them. Despite that, Oakland has won six of its last nine against the Rangers.
For odds and run totals for each of Monday’s games, see below.
2013 MLB Odds & Over/Under Totals for Monday, May 20
951 Philadelphia Phillies (Hamels) -183 (7)
952 Miami Marlins (Sanabia) +168
953 Cincinnati Reds (Cueto) -152 (7.5)
954 New York Mets (Marcum) +140
955 Los Angeles Dodgers (Kershaw) -131 (7)
956 Milwaukee Brewers (Gallardo) +121
957 Arizona Diamondbacks (Corbin) -104 (9.5)
958 Colorado Rockies (Garland) -104
959 St. Louis Cardinals (Miller) -150 (7)
960 San Diego Padres (Marquis) +138
961 Washington Nationals (Duke) +120 (8)
962 San Francisco Giants (Vogelsong) -130
963 Seattle Mariners (Iwakuma) -115 (8)
964 Cleveland Indians (Kazmir) +106
965 Tampa Bay Rays (Odorizzi) N/A
966 Toronto Blue Jays (Dickey) N/A
967 New York Yankees (Sabathia) N/A
968 Baltimore Orioles (Garcia) N/A
969 Oakland Athletics (Colon) +113 (9.5)
970 Texas Rangers (Lindblom) -122
971 Kansas City Royals (Guthrie) -170 (9)
972 Houston Astros (Keuchel) +156
973 Boston Red Sox (Lester) -144 (8)
974 Chicago White Sox (Axelrod) +133
975 Minnesota Twins (Correia) +150 (8.5)
976 Atlanta Braves (Teheran) -163