Monday's MLB Odds
(TheSpread) – The 2013 MLB Schedule for Monday features just nine games. Here is a look at the odds and over/under totals for each game available.
The featured game on the day has the Colorado Rockies hosting the New York Mets at 8:40PM ET (View Matchup). The Mets have Jeremy Hefner taking the mound to face Juan Nicasio of the Rockies. According to oddsmakers at Bovada.lv, the Rockies are favored at home, as they have odds of -130 to win, while the Mets have been given a money line of +120. The over/under total for this game has been set at 10.5 runs. Colorado is 8-4 on the season and 3-0 at home while New York is 7-4 overall and 3-2 on the road. Colorado has won four straight in this series and the two teams have hit the under in three of their last four meetings.
The other featured game on the day has the Pittsburgh Pirates hosting the St. Louis Cardinals at 7PM ET. The Pirates have James McDonald taking the mound to face Lance Lynn of the Cardinals. According to oddsmakers, the Cardinals are favored on the road, as they have odds of -108 to win, while the Pirates have odds of +100. The over/under total for this game has been set at 7.5 runs. Pittsburgh is 6-6 on the season and 4-2 at home while St. Louis is 7-5 overall and 3-3 on the road. Pittsburgh has won seven of its last 10 against St. Louis and the two teams have hit the over in three of their last five meetings.
For odds and run totals for each of Monday’s games, see below.
2013 MLB Odds & Over/Under Totals for Monday, April 15
901 St. Louis Cardinals (Lynn) -108 (7.5)
902 Pittsburgh Pirates (McDonald) +100
903 Philadelphia Phillies (Lee) -125 (7.5)
904 Cincinnati Reds (Arroyo) +115
905 Washington Nationals (Zimmerman) -175 (7.5)
906 Miami Marlins (LeBlanc) +161
907 New York Mets (Hefner) +120 (10.5)
908 Colorado Rockies (Nicasio) -130
909 San Diego Padres (Stults) +165 (7)
910 Los Angeles Dodgers (Billingsley) -180
911 Tampa Bay Rays (Hellickson) +122 (8.5)
912 Boston Red Sox (Dempster) -132
913 Chicago White Sox (Floyd) +126 (9)
914 Toronto Blue Jays (Buehrle) -137
915 Los Angeles Angels (Blanton) -113 (8.5)
916 Minnesota Twins (Correia) +104
917 Houston Astros (Bedard) +170 (7)
918 Oakland Athletics (Milone) -185