|2014 MLB Opening Odds & Over/Under Totals for Saturday, August 16|
|Written by Drew Sharper|
|Saturday, 16 August 2014 05:00|
Saturday's MLB Odds
LAS VEGAS, NV (TheSpread) – The MLB schedule for Saturday has a full set of 15 games taking place today. Here is a breakdown of the top games on the day.
The featured game of the day has the Los Angeles Dodgers hosting the Milwaukee Brewers at 9:10PM ET. The Brewers have Yovani Gallardo (7-6) on the mound to face Clayton Kershaw (14-2) of the Dodgers. According to oddsmakers at BetDSI, the Dodgers are favored at home, as they have odds of -200 to win, while the Brewers have a money line of +185 to prevail. The over/under total for the game is listed at 6 runs. Los Angeles is 71-53 on the season and 31-27 at home while Milwaukee is 67-56 overall and 33-28 on the road. These two come into today’s game having hit the under in six of their last meetings and splitting their last four meetings on the diamond.
Another featured game today has the Atlanta Braves hosting the Oakland Athletics at 7:08PM ET. The Braves have Julio Teheran (10-9) on the mound to face Sonny Gray (12-6) of the Athletics. Oddsmakers have Atlanta favored at home, as they have odds of -110 to win, while the Braves have a money line of +100 to prevail. Oakland is 73-49 overall and 32-28 on the road while Atlanta is 62-60 overall and 35-28 at home. Atlanta has won three of its last four against Oakland, including a 7-2 win on Friday.
The final featured game of the day has the Detroit Tigers hosting the Seattle Mariners at 7:08PM ET. The Tigers have David Price (11-8) on the mound to face Felix Hernandez (13-3). 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 65-55 overall and 32-28 at home while Seattle is 66-55 overall and 32-23 on the road. Seattle has won three of four meetings with Detroit this year, including a 7-2 win in Detroit on Friday.