|2014 MLB Opening Odds & Over/Under Totals for Wednesday, June 18|
|Written by Drew Sharper|
|Wednesday, 18 June 2014 05:30|
Wednesday's MLB Odds
(TheSpread) – The MLB Schedule for Wednesday features a full set of 15 games. Here is a breakdown of the top action taking place tonight.
The featured game today has the New York Yankees hosting the Toronto Blue Jays at 7:05PM ET. The Jays have Mark Buehrle (10-3) on the mound to face Chase Whitley (2-0) of the Yankees. According to oddsmakers at Bovada.lv, this game is even, as each team has been given odds of -105 to win, while the over/under total has been set at 8.5 runs. Toronto is 41-31 on the season and 21-14 on the road while New York is 36-33 overall and 14-16 at home. New York has won three of its four meetings with Toronto this season, including Tuesday’s series opener.
Another featured game has the Oakland Athletics hosting the Texas Rangers at 3:35PM ET. Oakland has Sonny Gray (6-3) on the mound to face Nick Tepesch (2-2) of the Rangers. Oddsmakers have Oakland favored at home, as the Athletics have odds of -170 to win, while the Rangers have a money line of +160 to prevail. The over/under total for the game has been set at 7.5 runs. Oakland is 43-28 overall and 20-14 at home while Texas is 35-36 overall and 19-17 on the road. Oakland has won four of its last five against the Rangers, including Tuesday night’s game. These two have hit the over in four straight meetings.
Another game of note today has the Detroit Tigers hosting the Kansas City Royals at 1:08PM ET. The Tigers have Drew Smyly (3-5) on the mound to face Jeremy Guthrie (3-6) of the Royals. Oddsmakers have the Tigers favored at home, as they have odds of -140 to win, while the Royals have a money line of +130 to win. The over/under total for the game has been set at 9 runs. Detroit is 36-31 on the season and 18-18 at home while Kansas City is 38-32 overall and 20-16 on the road. The Royals have won both games in this series, scoring 22 runs in the two contests and taking over first place in the AL Central. These two have hit the over in five straight meetings.