|2014 MLB Opening Odds & Over/Under Totals for Friday, May 23|
|Written by Drew Sharper|
|Friday, 23 May 2014 05:00|
Friday's MLB Odds
(TheSpread) – The MLB Schedule for Friday features a full set of 15 games. Here is a breakdown of the top games taking place.
The featured game of the night has the Toronto Blue Jays hosting the Oakland Athletics at 7:07PM ET. The Jays have Liam Hendriks (0-0) on the mound to face Scott Kazmir (5-1) of the Athletics. According to oddsmakers at Bovada.lv, the Athletics are the slight favorite on the road, as they have odds of -106 to win, while the Blue Jays have a money line of -102. An over/under total for the game hasn’t been set. Oakland is 30-17 on the season and 18-7 on the road while Toronto is 26-22 overall and 10-11 at home. Oakland has won three of its last four against Toronto and the road team has won seven of the last nine meetings between these two.
Another featured game today has the Miami Marlins hosting the Milwaukee Brewers at 7:10PM ET. The Brewers have Marco Estrada (3-2) on the mound to face Tom Koehler (4-3) of the Marlins. Oddsmakers have Milwaukee slightly favored on the road, as they have odds of -107 to win, while the Marlins have a money line of -101 to win. The over/under total for the game has been set at 7.5 runs. Miami is 25-23 on the season and 19-6 at home while Milwaukee is 28-20 overall and 14-10 on the road. This is the first meeting this season between these two. Milwaukee has won four straight and seven of its last nine against Miami.
The third game of note has the Atlanta Braves hosting the Colorado Rockies at 7:35PM ET. The Braves have Gavin Floyd (0-1) on the mound to face Jordan Lyles (5-1) of the Rockies. Oddsmakers have the Braves favored at home, as they have odds of -120 to win, while the Rockies have a money line of +110 to prevail. The over/under total has been set at 7.5 runs. Colorado is 26-21 on the season and 10-14 on the road while Atlanta is 26-20 overall and 16-9 at home. This is the first meeting this season between these two, but Atlanta has won four straight and eight of its last nine against the Rockies.