Thursday's MLB Odds
(TheSpread) – The MLB Schedule for Thursday features a total of 12 games. Here is a breakdown of the top games taking place today.
The featured game today has the San Francisco Giants hosting the Washington Nationals at 3:45PM ET. The Giants have Tim Hudson (6-2) on the mound to face Blake Treinen (0-2) of the Nationals. According to oddsmakers at BetDSI, San Francisco is favored at home, as the Giants have odds of -140 to win, while the Nationals have a money line of +130 to win. The over/under total for the game has been set at 7 runs. Washington is 35-29 on the season and 16-14 on the road while San Francisco is 42-24 overall and 22-12 at home. Washington has won all three games in the series and six of its last seven against the Giants.
Another featured game today has the Chicago White Sox hosting the Detroit Tigers at 8:10PM ET. The Tigers have Max Scherzer (7-2) on the mound to face Chris Sale (5-0) of the White Sox. Oddsmakers see Chicago as a slight favorite at home, as the Sox have odds of -110 to win, while the Tigers have a money line of +100 to win. The over/under total for the game has been set at 7 runs. Chicago is 33-33 on the season and 19-14 at home while Detroit is 33-28 overall and 17-13 on the road. This game was set to take place on Tuesday, but was rained out. These two have split the season series 4-4 and they have hit the over in five of their last seven meetings.
Another featured game today has the Baltimore Orioles hosting the Toronto Blue Jays at 7PM ET. The Orioles have Kevin Gausman (1-1) on the mound to face Mark Buehrle (10-2) of the Jays. Oddsmakers have Toronto favored on the road, as the Jays have odds of -110 to win, while the Orioles have a money line of +100 to prevail. The over/under total for the game has been set at 8.5 runs. Baltimore is 33-31 overall and 14-15 at home while Toronto is 39-28 overall and 19-11 on the road. These two have split the season series 3-3 thus far. The road team has actually won four of the six games thus far and they have hit the over in four straight meetings.