Tuesday's MLB Odds
(TheSpread) – The MLB Schedule for Tuesday gets back to a full slate of 15 games. Here is a breakdown of the top games taking place.
The featured game of the day has the Los Angeles Angels hosting the Oakland Athletics at 10PM ET. The Angels have Hector Santiago (0-6) on the mound to face Drew Pomeranz (5-3) of the Athletics. According to oddsmakers at BetDSI, Los Angeles is favored at home, as the Angels have odds of -110 to win, while the Athletics have odds of +100 to prevail. The over/under total for the game has been set at 8.5 runs. Oakland is 39-25 on the season and 22-13 on the road while Los Angeles is 35-28 overall and 19-13 at home. Oakland has won five of the seven meetings with Los Angeles but the Angels grabbed a win on Monday night.
Another featured game today has the Chicago White Sox hosting the Detroit Tigers at 8:10PM ET. The Tigers have Justin Verlander (6-5) on the mound to face John Danks (4-5) of the White Sox. Oddsmakers see Detroit as the favorite on the road, as the Tigers have odds of -130 to win, while the Sox have a money line of +120 to prevail. The over/under total for the game has been set at 8 runs. Chicago is 32-33 on the season and 18-14 at home while Detroit is 33-27 overall and 17-12 on the road. Chicago won Monday’s series opener, but the Tigers have won four of seven meetings on the year. These two have hit the over in four of their last six meetings.
Another game of note has the San Francisco Giants hosting the Washington Nationals at 10:15PM ET. The Giants have Madison Bumgarner (8-3) on the mound to face Doug Fister (4-1) of the Nationals. Oddsmakers have San Francisco favored at home, as the Giants have odds of -135 to win, while the Nationals have a money line of +125 to prevail. The over/under total for the game has been set at just 6.5 runs. Washington is 33-29 overall and 14-14 on the road while San Francisco is 42-22 overall and 22-10 at home. The Nationals won the series opener on Monday and they have now won four of their last five against the Giants.