Monday's MLB Odds
(TheSpread) – The MLB Schedule for Monday has a total of 11 games taking place. Here is a look at the odds and pitching matchups for each contest.
The featured game of the day has the Arizona Diamondbacks hosting the Atlanta Braves at 9:40PM ET (View Matchup). The Diamondbacks have Wade Miley on the mound to face Mike Minor of the Braves. According to oddsmakers at Bovada.lv, this game is even, as each team has been given odds of -104 to win. The over/under total for the contest has been set at 8 goals. Arizona is 21-17 on the season and 10-10 at home while Atlanta is 21-16 overall and 12-11 on the road. Atlanta has won eight of its last 10 against Arizona and the two have hit the over in five of their last seven meetings.
The other featured game on the day has the Oakland Athletics hosting the Texas Rangers at 10PM ET (View Matchup). The Rangers have Justin Grimm taking the mound to face A.J. Griffin of the Athletics. According to oddsmakers, the Athletics are favored at home, as they have odds of -125 to win, while the Rangers have been given a money line of +115 to prevail. The over/under total has been set at 8 runs. Oakland is 19-20 on the season and 9-8 at home while Texas is 24-13 overall and 13-9 on the road. Oakland has won five of its last six against the Rangers, including their last three at home.
For odds and run totals for each of Monday’s games, see below.
2013 MLB Odds & Over/Under Totals for Monday, May 13
901 Milwaukee Brewers (Estrada) +136 (7.5)
902 Pittsburgh Pirates (Burnett) -148
903 New York Mets (Hefner) +182 (8)
904 St. Louis Cardinals (Lynn) -199
905 Colorado Rockies (Nicasio) +109 (N/A)
906 Chicago Cubs (Wood) -118
907 Atlanta Braves (Minor) -104 (8)
908 Arizona Diamondbacks (Miley) -104
909 Washington Nationals (Zimmerman) -125 (6.5)
910 Los Angeles Dodgers (Beckett) +115
911 Houston Astros (Norris) +254 (8)
912 Detroit Red Wings (Sanchez) -280
913 Chicago White Sox (Santiago) -116 (8)
914 Minnesota Twins (Hernandez) +107
915 Kansas City Royals (Mendoza) +123 (9)
916 Los Angeles Angels (Blanton) -133
917 Texas Rangers (Grimm) +115 (8)
918 Oakland Athletics (Griffin) -125
919 New York Yankees (Phelps) +126 (8)
920 Cleveland Indians (Masterson) -137
921 New York Yankees (Nuno) N/A
922 Cleveland Indians (Bauer) N/A