Friday's MLB Odds
(TheSpread) – The MLB Schedule for Friday has a full set of 15 games. Here is a breakdown of the top games taking place on today’s schedule.
The featured game today has the Baltimore Orioles hosting the Oakland Athletics at 7:05PM ET. The Orioles have Wei-Yin Chen (6-2) on the mound to face Tommy Milone (3-3) of the Athletics. According to oddsmakers at Bovada.lv, this game is seen as even, as each team has been given odds of -105 to win the game. The over/under total for the game has been set at 9 runs. Oakland is 37-23 overall and 20-11 on the road while Baltimore is 30-28 overall and 11-12 at home. This is the first meeting this season between these two. Oakland comes in having won five of its last six while Baltimore has won four of its last five.
Another featured game today has the Toronto Blue Jays hosting the St. Louis Cardinals at 7:07PM ET. The Cardinals have Lance Lynn (6-3) on the mound to face Marcus Stroman (2-0) of the Blue Jays. Oddsmakers have the Blue Jays favored at home, as they have odds of -130 to win, while the Cardinals have a money line of +120 to prevail The over/under total for the game has been set at 9.5 runs. St. Louis enters the game 31-29 overall and 15-15 on the road while Toronto is 37-24 overall and 18-13 at home. These two haven’t met since 2011. St. Louis has lost seven of its last nine while Toronto comes in having won five straight.
The other game of note today has the Pittsburgh Pirates hosting the Milwaukee Brewers at 7:05PM ET. Milwaukee has Kyle Lohse (7-1) on the mound to face Brandon Cumpton (0-2) of the Pirates. Oddsmakers have the Brewers favored on the road, as they have odds of -110 to win, while the Pirates have a money line of +100 to prevail. The over/under total for the game has been set at 7.5 runs. Pittsburgh is 28-31 on the season and 16-13 at home while Milwaukee is 36-25 overall and 17-12 on the road. These two have met quite a few times already this season and Milwaukee has won eight of its last 10 against Pittsburgh. The two are 3-0-1 with the under in their last four meetings as well.