Friday’s MLB Odds
The MLB Schedule for Friday has a full slate of games. Here is a look at the top action on today’s schedule.
The featured game today has the Chicago Cubs (85-61) hosting the St. Louis Cardinals (92-54) at 2:20PM ET. The Cardinals have Lance Lynn (11-10) on the mound to face Dan Haren (9-9, 3.87) of the Cubs. The Cardinals have a 7-game lead on Chicago in the NL Central entering the day. According to oddsmakers at MyBookie, the Cubs are a slim -110 favorite to win this game, while the Cardinals are getting odds of +100 to win. The over/under total for the contest has yet to be set. The Cubs have won four of their last six against the Cardinals and they have also won 17 of their last 21 at home. The Cardinals have hit the under in 12 of their last 17 Friday games.
Another big game is a Subway Series contest as the New York Mets (83-63) host the New York Yankees (80-65) at 7:10PM ET. The Yankees have Masahiro Tanaka (12-6, 3.40) on the mound to face Steven Matz (3-0, 1.88) of the Mets. Oddsmakers have the Yankees as a -115 favorite to win this game today, while the Mets are getting a money line of +105 to prevail. The over/under total for the contest has been set at 7 runs. The Mets have won 7 of their last 9 interleague home games while the Yankees are 9-4 in their last 13 Friday games.
The final game of note has the Los Angeles Dodgers (84-61) hosting the Pittsburgh Pirates (87-59) at 10:10PM ET. The Dodgers have Zack Greinke (17-3, 1.61) on the mound to face Jared Locke (8-10, 4.43). Oddsmakers have the Dodgers as a -190 favorite to win this game, while the Pirates are getting a money line of +175 to win. The over/under total for the game has been set at 6.5 runs. The Pirates have won five straight over the Dodgers and they have hit the over in 9 of their last 10 following a loss while the Dodgers have hit the over in 7 of their last 9 Friday games.
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