|2014 MLB Opening Odds & Over/Under Totals for Wednesday, August 13|
|Written by Drew Sharper|
|Wednesday, 13 August 2014 05:00|
Wednesday's MLB Odds
LAS VEGAS, NV (TheSpread) – The MLB schedule for Wednesday has a full set of 15 games once again. Here is a breakdown of the featured games on the schedule.
The featured game of the day has the Detroit Tigers hosting the Pittsburgh Pirates at 7:08PM ET. The Tigers have Buck Farmer (0-0) on the mound to face Vance Worley (5-1) of the Pirates. According to oddsmakers at Bovada.lv, the Tigers are favored at home, as they have odds of -120 to win, while the Pirates have a money line of +110 to win. The over/under total for the game has been set at 8.5 runs. Detroit is 63-54 overall and 30-27 at home while Pittsburgh is 64-55 overall and 25-31 on the road. Pittsburgh won the first two games at home in this 2 and 2 series. The Pirates have now won five straight over the Tigers.
Another featured game today has the Baltimore Orioles hosting the New York Yankees at 7PM ET. The Orioles have Chris Tillman (9-5) on the mound to face Michael Pineda (2-2) of the Yankees. Oddsmakers have the Orioles favored at home, as they have odds of -135 to win, while the Yankees have a money line of +125 to prevail. The over/under total for the game has been set at 8.5 runs. The Orioles are 68-50 overall and 33-26 at home while the Yankees are 61-57 overall and 32-28 on the road. Baltimore has won five of its last six against the Yankees and the two have hit the under in five of their last seven meetings.
The final game of note today has the Atlanta Braves hosting the Los Angeles Dodgers at 7:10PM ET. The Braves have Ervin Santana (11-6) on the mound to face Hyun Jin-Ryu of the Dodgers (13-5). Oddsmakers have Atlanta favored at home, as the Braves have odds of -110 to win, while the Dodgers have a money line of +100 to win. The over/under total for this game has been set at 7 runs. Los Angeles is 69-52 overall and 39-25 on the road while Atlanta is 60-59 overall and 33-27 at home. The Dodgers have won seven straight over the Braves, including all five meetings this year. These two have hit the under in three of their last four encounters.