Monday's MLB Odds
(TheSpread) – The MLB Schedule for Monday features just nine games. Here is a look at the odds and pitching matchups for all nine games.
The featured game of the day has the Atlanta Braves hosting the Pittsburgh Pirates at 7PM ET (View Matchup). The Pirates have A.J. Burnett on the mound to face Kris Medlen of the Braves. According to oddsmakers at Bovada.lv, Atlanta is the favorite at home in this one, as the Braves have odds of -145 to win this game. Pittsburgh has been given odds of +135 to win, while the over/under total for the contest has been set at 7 goals. Atlanta is 34-22 overall and 18-7 at home while Pittsburgh is 35-22 overall and 14-11 on the road. These two have met four times this season, with Pittsburgh winning three of the four games. The Pirates have also won six of their last eight against the Braves. The two teams have also hit the under in eight of their last 10 meetings.
The other featured game of the day has the St. Louis Cardinals hosting the Arizona Diamondbacks at 8PM ET (View Matchup). The Cardinals have Lance Lynn taking the mound to face Trevor Cahill of the Diamondbacks. According to oddsmakers, the Cardinals are the favorite at home, as they have odds of -160 to win this game, while the Diamondbacks have a money line of +150 to win. The over/under total for this game has been set at 7.5 runs. St. Louis is 37-19 overall and 17-10 at home while Arizona is 32-24 overall and 16-12 on the road. These two teams have met three times this year, with Arizona winning two of the three games. Arizona also has won three of its last four against St. Louis, but the Cardinals have won seven of their last 10 against the Diamondbacks. These two have hit the under in six of their last eight meetings as well.
For odds and run totals for each of Monday’s games, see below.
2013 MLB Odds & Over/Under Totals for Monday, June 3
951 Miami Marlins (Koehler) +155 (7.5)
952 Philadelphia Phillies (Kendrick) -165
953 Pittsburgh Pirates (Burnett) +135 (7)
954 Atlanta Braves (Medlen) -145
955 Colorado Rockies (Chatwood) +140 (8.5)
956 Cincinnati Reds (Arroyo) -150
957 Arizona Diamondbacks (Cahill) +150 (7.5)
958 St. Louis Cardinals (Lynn) -160
959 San Diego Padres (Stults) +105 (7.5)
960 Los Angeles Dodgers (Capuano) -115
961 Cleveland Indians (Masterson) +110 (8)
962 New York Yankees (Pettitte) -120
963 Houston Astros (Bedard) +165 (9)
964 Los Angeles Angels (Blanton) -175
965 Chicago White Sox (Danks) +100 (7.5)
966 Seattle Mariners (Saunders) -110
967 Oakland Athletics (Milone) -105 (9)
968 Milwaukee Brewers (Estrada) -105