Tuesday's MLB Odds
(TheSpread) – Major League Baseball has a full set of 15 games on the schedule for Tuesday. Here is a look at the odds and pitching matchups for each contest.
Due to there being just two days remaining in the season, the majority of games lack odds because teams may have different motivations for who plays and how much effort they put into the game.
In the American League, the featured game has the New York Yankees looking to possibly clinch the AL East when it hosts the Boston Red Sox at 7:05PM ET (View Matchup). The Yankees have Tommy Phelps on the mound to face Jon Lester of the Red Sox. According to oddsmakers at Bovada.lv, odds have yet to be established for this game. The Yankees have a 1 game lead on the Orioles in the AL East with 2 games to play. A win and a Baltimore loss will give them the division title. New York is 93-67 overall and 49-30 at home while Boston is 69-91 overall and 35-44 on the road. The Yankees have won three straight over Boston.
The featured game in the National League has the St. Louis Cardinals hosting the Cincinnati Reds at 8:15PM ET (View Matchup). The Cardinals have Chris Carpenter on the mound to face Mat Latos of the Reds. Oddsmakers have yet to establish money lines in this game as well. The Reds come into this game at 96-64 overall and 46-33 on the road while the Cardinals are 87-73 overall and 49-30 at home. The Cardinals have won three of their last four over the Reds.
For odds and goal totals for each of Tuesday’s games, see below.
2012 MLB Odds for Tuesday, October 2
901 Atlanta Braves N/A (Hanson)
902 Pittsburgh Pirates N/A (Correia)
903 Philadelphia Phillies N/A (Rosenberg)
904 Washington Nationals N/A (Gonzalez)
905 New York Mets -140 (7) (Dickey)
906 Miami Marlins +130 (Turner)
907 Houston Astros -105 (N/A) (Norris)
908 Chicago Cubs -105 (Volstad)
909 San Diego Padres +135 (9.5) (Kelly)
910 Milwaukee Brewers -145 (Thornburg)
911 Cincinnati Reds N/A (Latos)
912 St. Louis Cardinals N/A (Carpenter)
913 Colorado Rockies +140 (10) (Chacin)
914 Arizona Diamondbacks -150 (Corbin)
915 San Francisco Giants N/A (Zito)
916 Los Angeles Dodgers N/A (Capuano)
917 Chicago White Sox N/A (Peavy)
918 Cleveland Indians N/A (Masterson)
919 Minnesota Twins N/A (Swarzak)
920 Toronto Blue Jays N/A (Jenkins)
921 Boston Red Sox N/A (Lester)
922 New York Yankees N/A (Phelps)
923 Baltimore Orioles N/A (Gonzalez)
924 Tampa Bay Rays N/A (Shields)
925 Detroit Tigers N/A (Fister)
926 Kansas City Royals N/A (Guthrie)
927 Texas Rangers N/A (Harrison)
928 Oakland Athletics N/A (Blackley)
929 Los Angeles Angels N/A (Haren)
930 Seattle Mariners N/A (Iwakuma)