Saturday's MLB Odds
(TheSpread) – The MLB Schedule for Saturday has a full set of 15 games taking place. Here is a breakdown of the top games on today’s schedule.
The featured game today has the Toronto Blue Jays hosting the St. Louis Cardinals at 1:07PM ET. The Cardinals have Shelby Miller (6-5) on the mound to face Mark Buehrle (10-1) of the Jays. According to oddsmakers at BetDSI, Toronto is favored at home, as the Blue Jays have odds of -160 to win on Saturday, while the Cardinals have a money line of +150 to prevail. The over/under total for the game has been set at 9.5 runs. Toronto is 38-24 on the season and 19-13 at home while St. Louis is 31-31 overall and 15-17 on the road. Toronto won the series opener on Friday and has now won six straight games while St. Louis has lost five of its last six and eight of its last 10.
Another featured game today has the Texas Rangers hosting the Cleveland Indians at 4:05PM ET. The Indians have Josh Tomlin (3-2) on the mound to face Nick Tepesch (2-1) of the Rangers. Oddsmakers have the Rangers favored at home, as they have odds of -125 to win, while the Indians have a money line of +115 to prevail. The over/under total for the game has been set at 9.5 runs. Cleveland is 30-31 on the season and 9-20 on the road while Texas is 31-30 overall and 15-15 at home. Texas won Friday’s game to snap a five-game losing streak to the Indians. These two have hit the under in seven of their last nine meetings.
The other game of note today has the Pittsburgh Pirates hosting the Milwaukee Brewers at 4:05PM ET. Milwaukee has Matt Garza (3-4) on the mound to face Edinson Volquez (3-4) of the Pirates. Oddsmakers have the Brewers favored on the road, as they have odds of -110 to win, while the Pirates have a money line of +100 to prevail. The over/under total for the game has been set at 7.5 runs. Pittsburgh is 29-31 on the season and 17-13 at home while Milwaukee is 36-26 overall and 17-13 on the road. Pittsburgh dominated Friday’s series opener, winning 15-5. However, Milwaukee has still dominated the season series, winning eight of 11 meetings.