|2014 MLB Opening Odds & Over/Under Totals for Monday, July 28|
|Written by Drew Sharper|
|Monday, 28 July 2014 05:00|
Monday's MLB Odds
LAS VEGAS, NV (TheSpread) – The MLB schedule for Monday features a total of 10 games. Here is a breakdown of the top games on the schedule.
The featured game today has the San Francisco Giants hosting the Pittsburgh Pirates at 10:15PM ET. The Giants have Madison Bumgarner (12-7) on the mound to face Vance Worley (3-1) of the Pirates. According to oddsmakers at Bovada.lv, San Francisco is favored at home, as the Giants have odds of -165 to win, while the Pirates have odds of +155 to win. The over/under total for the game has been set at 6.5 runs. San Francisco is 57-47 overall and 28-27 at home while Pittsburgh is 55-49 overall and 21-28 on the road. Pittsburgh has won two of three against San Francisco this season and six of its last 10 against the Giants.
Another featured game has the Tampa Bay Rays hosting the Milwaukee Brewers at 7:10PM ET. The Rays have Jake Odorizzi (6-8) on the mound to face Kyle Lohse (11-4) of the Brewers. Oddsmakers have Tampa Bay favored to win this game, as the Rays have odds of -135 to win, while the Brewers have a money line of +125 to prevail. The over/under total for the game has been set at 7 runs. Tampa Bay is 51-54 overall and 24-29 at home while Milwaukee is 59-47 overall and 29-21 on the road. These two haven’t met since 2011. Milwaukee has won five of its last seven while Tampa Bay had a nine-game win streak snapped on Sunday.
Another featured game today has the Miami Marlins hosting the Washington Nationals at 7:10PM ET. The Marlins have Nate Eovaldi (5-6) on the mound to face Jordan Zimmerman (6-5) of the Nationals. Oddsmakers see the Nationals as the favorite on the road, as they have odds of -135 to prevail, while the Marlins have odds of +125 to win. The over/under total for the game has been set at 7.5 runs. Washington is 57-45 overall and 27-25 on the road while Miami is 51-53 overall and 28-24 at home. Miami has won three of its last four against Washington, but the Nationals have won five of eight meetings this season. The two have hit the over in six of their last seven encounters.