Thursday's MLB Odds
(TheSpread) – The MLB Schedule for Thursday features a total of nine games. Here is a look at the odds and pitching matchups for all nine games.
The featured game of the day has the Washington Nationals hosting the Arizona Diamondbacks at 4PM ET (View Matchup). The Nationals have Stephen Strasburg on the mound to face Pat Corbin of the Diamondbacks. According to oddsmakers at Bovada.lv, Washington is the favorite in this game, as the Nationals have odds of -145 to win, while the Diamondbacks have a money line of +135 to prevail. The over/under total for this game has been set at 6.5 runs. Washington is 39-38 overall and 22-15 at home while Arizona is 41-36 overall and 20-20 on the road. Washington has won the first two games in this series and six of its last seven against the Diamondbacks.
The other featured game of the day has the Boston Red Sox hosting the Toronto Blue Jays at 7PM ET (View Matchup). The Jays have Chien Ming Wang on the mound to face Jon Lester of the Red Sox. According to oddsmakers, the Red Sox are the favorite at home, as they have odds of -155 to win, while the Blue Jays have a money line of +145 to prevail. The over/under total has been set at 10 runs. Toronto is 39-38 overall and 17-21 on the road. Boston is 47-33 overall and 25-15 at home. Toronto has won its last two against Boston, but Boston has won five of the nine meetings this season. The two have hit the under in three of their last four meetings.
For odds and run totals for each of Thursday’s games, see below.
2013 MLB Odds & Over/Under Totals for Thursday, June 27
951 Chicago Cubs (Garza) -105 (8.5)
952 Milwaukee Brewers (Peralta) -105
953 Arizona Diamondbacks (Corbin) +135 (6.5)
954 Washington Nationals (Strasburg) -145
955 Philadelphia Phillies (Pettibone) (+170)
956 Los Angeles Dodgers (Greinke) -180
957 Texas Rangers (Holland) -115 (9)
958 New York Yankees (Hughes) +105
959 Los Angeles Angels (Weaver) +120 (8.5)
960 Detroit Tigers (Fister) -130
961 Cleveland Indians (Kluber) +125 (9)
962 Baltimore Orioles (Gonzalez) -135
963 Toronto Blue Jays (Wang) +145 (10)
964 Boston Red Sox (Lester) -155
965 Kansas City Royals (Guthrie) +115 (9)
966 Minnesota Twins (Deduno) -125
967 New York Mets (Hefner) +145 (10)
968 Colorado Rockies (Chatwood) -155