|2014 MLB Opening Odds & Over/Under Totals for Friday, August 15|
|Written by Drew Sharper|
|Friday, 15 August 2014 05:00|
Friday's MLB Odds
LAS VEGAS, NV (TheSpread) – The MLB schedule for Friday has a full set of 15 games. Here is a breakdown of the featured games on today’s schedule.
The featured game of the day has the Los Angeles Dodgers hosting the Milwaukee Brewers at 10:10PM ET. The Brewers have Jimmy Nelson (2-3) on the mound to face Zack Greinke (12-8). According to oddsmakers at Bovada.lv, the Dodgers are favored at home, as they have odds of -165 to win, while the Brewers have a money line of +155 to prevail. The over/under total for the game is listed at 7 runs. Los Angeles is 70-53 on the season and 30-27 at home while Milwaukee is 67-55 overall and 33-27 on the road. Milwaukee has won two of three against the Dodgers this year and the two have hit the under in five of their last seven meetings.
Another featured game today has the Washington Nationals hosting the Pittsburgh Pirates at 7:05PM ET. The Nationals have Tanner Roark (11-7) on the mound to face Charlie Morton (5-11) of the Pirates. Oddsmakers have the Nationals favored at home, as they have odds of -150 to win, while the Pirates have a money line of +140 to prevail. The over/under total for the game has been set at 7 runs. Washington is 66-53 overall and 34-24 at home while Pittsburgh is 64-57 overall and 25-33 on the road. Pittsburgh has won six of its last eight against Washington and the two have pushed or hit the under in six of their last seven meetings.
The final featured game of the day has the Detroit Tigers hosting the Seattle Mariners at 7:08PM ET. The Tigers have Rick Porcello (13-7) on the mound to face James Paxton (2-0) of the Mariners. Oddsmakers have Detroit favored at home, as the Tigers have odds of -125 to win, while the Mariners have a money line of +115 to prevail. The over/under total for the game has been set at 8 runs. Detroit is 65-54 overall and 32-27 at home while Seattle is 65-55 overall and 31-23 on the road. Seattle has won two of three meetings with Detroit this year, but the home team has won six of the last eight in this series.