Thursday's MLB Odds
(TheSpread) – The MLB Schedule for Thursday features a total of 12 games. Here is a look at the odds and pitching matchups for all 12 contests.
The featured game of the day has the Atlanta Braves hosting the Cincinnati Reds at 7PM ET (View Matchup). The Braves have Tim Hudson on the mound to face Mat Latos of the Reds. According to oddsmakers at Bovada.lv, the Braves are favored at home to win this game, as they have odds of -120 to win. The Reds have been given a money line of +110 to win. The over/under total for the game has been set at 7.5 runs. Atlanta is 52-39 overall and 29-13 at home while Cincinnati is 51-40 overall and 21-24 on the road. Cincinnati has won five of its last seven against Atlanta, but the Braves have won two of the three meetings this year.
The other featured game of the day has the Baltimore Orioles hosting the Texas Rangers at 7PM ET (View Matchup). The Orioles have Miguel Gonzalez on the mound to face Yu Darvish of the Rangers. According to oddsmakers, the Rangers are favored on the road, as they have odds of -130 to win, while the Orioles have a money line of +120 to win. The over/under total for the game has been set at 8 runs. Baltimore is 50-42 on the season and 26-19 at home while Texas is 53-38 overall and 26-19 on the road. Texas had won the first two meetings in the series, but Baltimore bounced back with a win on Wednesday. The road team has won four of the last six in this series.
For odds and run totals for each of Thursday’s games, see below.
2013 MLB Odds & Over/Under Totals for Thursday, July 11
951 Washington Nationals (Zimmerman) -135 (8)
952 Philadelphia Phillies (Kendrick) +125
953 Cincinnati Reds (Latos) +110 (7.5)
954 Atlanta Braves (Hudson) -120
955 St. Louis Cardinals (Westbrook) -135 (N/A)
956 Chicago Cubs (Jackson) +125
957 Milwaukee Brewers (Gallardo) +135 (9)
958 Arizona Diamondbacks (Miley) -145
959 San Francisco Giants (Bumgarner) -140 (7)
960 San Diego Padres (Marquis) +130
961 Colorado Rockies (Pomeranz) +150 (8)
962 Los Angeles Dodgers (Capuano) -160
963 Toronto Blue Jays (Dickey) -120 (9)
964 Cleveland Indians (Carrasco) +110
965 Minnesota Twins (Pelfrey) +190 (8)
966 Tampa Bay Rays (Moore) -210
967 Chicago White Sox (Sale) +150 (7.5)
968 Detroit Tigers (Sanchez) -160
969 Kansas City Royals (Santana) +120 (8.5)
970 New York Yankees (Pettitte) -130
971 Boston Red Sox (Dempster) -135 (8.5)
972 Seattle Mariners (Ramirez) +125
973 Texas Rangers (Darvish) -130 (8)
974 Baltimore Orioles (Gonzalez) +120