World Series Game 4 Odds
ST. LOUIS, MO (TheSpread) – The 2013 World Series has reached Game 4 on Sunday. Here is a look at the odds for this contest.
Game 4 of the World Series features the St. Louis Cardinals hosting the Boston Red Sox at 8PM ET with the Cardinals leading the series, 2-1 (View Matchup). The Red Sox have Clay Buchholz taking the mound to face Lance Lynn of the Cardinals. According to oddsmakers at Bovada.lv, the Cardinals are favored at home, as they have odds of -110 to win, while the Red Sox have odds of +100 to prevail. The over/under total for the game has been set at 7 runs.
St. Louis won Game 3 in bizarre fashion, as an obstruction call brought home the winning run in the bottom of the ninth. The Cardinals had runners on second and third with one out when John Jay hit a grounder to Dustin Pedroia. Pedroia went home and got Yadier Molina out at home for the second out, but then Jared Saltalamachhia threw to third, looking to get Allen Craig out. The throw got away and went into the outfield, but Craig got tied up with Will Middlebrooks at third. Craig was thrown out at home, but St. Louis was rewarded the run for interference on Middlebrooks that caused Craig to fall on his way home.
The end was bizarre, but Game 3 was very close. Boston tied the game at 4-4 in the eighth thanks to a pair of runs. St. Louis never trailed in the contest, leading 2-0 and 4-2 before getting the 5-4 victory. Matt Holliday drove in three runs while Molina added three hits for St. Louis.
For odds and run totals for Sunday’s game, see below.
2013 World Series Game Odds & Over/Under Totals for Sunday, October 27
957 Boston Red Sox (Buchholz) +100 (7)
958 St. Louis Cardinals (Lynn) -110