Sunday's MLB Odds
(TheSpread) – The MLB Schedule for Monday features just nine games. Here is a look at the odds and pitching matchups for all nine contests.
The featured game of the day has Boston Red Sox hosting the Tampa Bay Rays at 6PM ET (View Matchup). The Red Sox have Felix Doubront on the mound to face David Price of the Rays. According to oddsmakers at Bovada.lv, the Rays are a slight favorite on the road, as they have odds of -123 to win, while the Red Sox have odds of +113 at home. The over/under total for the game has been set at 8.5 runs. Boston is 63-43 on the season and 34-19 at home while Tampa Bay is 62-43 overall and 28-24 on the road. Tampa Bay has won three of its last four against Boston and the two teams have hit the under in their last seven meetings.
The other featured game of the day has the Pittsburgh Pirates hosting the St. Louis Cardinals at 7PM ET (View Matchup). The Pirates have Francisco Liriano on the mound to face Jake Westbrook of the Cardinals. According to oddsmakers, Pittsburgh is the favorite at home, as the Pirates have odds of -140 to win, while the Cardinals have a money line of +130. The over/under total for this contest has been set at 7 runs. Pittsburgh is 61-42 overall and 32-18 at home while St. Louis is 62-40 overall and 30-23 on the road. Pittsburgh has won three of the five meetings with St. Louis this season and the Pirates have won five of their last seven against the Cardinals.
For odds and run totals for each of Monday’s games, see below.
2013 MLB Odds & Over/Under Totals for Monday, July 29
951 St. Louis Cardinals (Westbrook) +130 (7)
952 Pittsburgh Pirates (Liriano) -140
953 New York Mets (Hefner) +109 (7.5)
954 Miami Marlins (Turner) -119
955 Colorado Rockies (De La Rosa) +135 (7.5)
956 Atlanta Braves (Beachy) -145
957 Milwaukee Brewers (Lohse) +115 (N/A)
958 Chicago Cubs (Samardzija) -125
959 Cincinnati Reds (Leake) -140 (7.5)
960 San Diego Padres (O’Sullivan) +130
961 Chicago White Sox (Danks) +135 (8)
962 Cleveland Indians (McAllister) -145
963 Los Angeles Angels (Weaver) +120 (8)
964 Texas Rangers (Garza) -130
965 Toronto Blue Jays (Rogers) +155 (8)
966 Oakland Athletics (Griffin) -165
967 Tampa Bay Rays (Price) -123 (8.5)
968 Boston Red Sox (Doubront) +113