|2014 MLB Opening Odds & Over/Under Totals for Wednesday, July 9|
|Written by Drew Sharper|
|Wednesday, 09 July 2014 05:00|
Tuesday's MLB Odds
(TheSpread) – The MLB schedule for Wednesday features a full set of 15 games. Here is a breakdown of the top games taking place.
The featured game of the day has the Detroit Tigers hosting the Los Angeles Dodgers at 1:08PM ET. The Dodgers have Zack Greinke (11-4) on the mound to face Max Scherzer (10-3). According to oddsmakers at Bovada.lv, Detroit is the slight favorite, as it has odds of -125 to win, while the Dodgers have a money line of +115 to prevail. The over/under total for the game has been set at 7.5 runs. Detroit is 49-37 on the season and 24-22 at home while Los Angeles is 51-41 overall and 29-18 on the road. The Tigers have won two of three meetings with the Dodgers this season, including a 14-5 win on Tuesday night.
Another featured game today has the St. Louis Cardinals hosting the Pittsburgh Pirates at 8PM ET. The Cardinals have Lance Lynn (9-6) on the mound to face Brandon Cumpton (3-2) of the Pirates. Oddsmakers have the Cardinals favored at home, as they have odds of -135 to win, while the Pirates have a money line of +125 to prevail. The over/under total for the game has been set at 8 runs. St. Louis is 49-42 overall and 26-19 at home while Pittsburgh is 47-43 overall and 18-23 on the road. St. Louis has won six of 11 meetings this season with Pittsburgh, including a 5-4 win on Tuesday.
Another game of note has the Cleveland Indians hosting the New York Yankees at 7PM ET. The Indians have Josh Tomlin (5-6) on the mound to face Brandon McCarthy (0-0). Oddsmakers have Cleveland favored at home, as the Indians have odds of -110 to win, while the Yankees have a money line of +100. The over/under total for the game has been set at 8.5 runs. Cleveland is 44-45 overall and 26-17 at home while New York is 45-44 overall and 27-21 on the road. These two have split the first two games of the series, with each team winning 5-3.