|2012 MLB Opening Odds & Totals for Monday, September 24|
|Written by Drew Sharper|
|Monday, 24 September 2012 06:00|
Monday's MLB Odds
(TheSpread) – Major League Baseball has a set of 10 games taking place on Monday. Here is a look at the odds and pitching matchups for all of the contests.
In the American League, the featured game of the day has the Texas Rangers hosting the Oakland Athletics at 8:05PM ET (View Matchup). The A’s have Daniel Straily on the mound to face Derek Holland of the Rangers. According to oddsmakers at Bovada.lv, the Rangers are favored to win this game, as they have odds of -170, while the A’s have a money line of +160. The over/under total has been set at 9 runs. Texas is 90-62 overall and 47-27 at home while Oakland is 86-66 overall and 42-35 on the road. Texas has won four of its last six against the A’s.
The featured game in the National League has the Washington Nationals hosting the Milwaukee Brewers at 1:05PM ET (View Matchup). The Nationals have Jordan Zimmerman taking the mound to face Marco Estrada of the Brewers. The Nationals come into the game as the favorite, as they have odds of -135 to win, while the Brewers have odds of +125 to prevail. The over/under total for the game has been set at 8 runs. Washington is 92-60 overall and 47-30 at home while the Brewers are 79-73 overall and 33-44 on the road. The Nationals have won three of their last four against the Brewers.
For odds and goal totals for each of Monday’s games, see below.
2012 MLB Odds for Monday, September 24
901 Milwaukee Brewers +125 (8) (Estrada)
902 Washington Nationals -135 (Zimmerman)
903 Pittsburgh Pirates +105 (8) (McPherson)
904 New York Mets -115 (Meja)
905 St. Louis Cardinals N/A (Lynn)
906 Houston Astros N/A (Abad)
907 Arizona Diamondbacks -145 (10.5) (Cahill)
908 Colorado Rockies +135 (Chatwood)
909 Kansas City Royals +235 (7.5) (Hochevar)
910 Detroit Tigers -270 (Verlander)
911 Toronto Blue Jays +185 (Romero)
912 Baltimore Orioles -200 (Chen)
913 Oakland Athletics +160 (9) (Strailey)
914 Texas Rangers -170 (Holland)
915 Cleveland Indians +220 (8) (McAllister)
916 Chicago White Sox -240 (Sale)
917 New York Yankees -160 (9) (Pettitte)
918 Minnesota Twins +150 (Hendriks)
919 Toronto Blue Jays +175 (8.5) (Alvarez)
920 Baltimore Orioles -185 (Johnson)