Saturday’s MLB Odds
The MLB Schedule for Saturday features a full slate of games. Here is a look at today’s top action and the odds.
The featured game of the day has the New York Mets (80-61) looking to win a sixth straight when it hits the road to face the Atlanta Braves (56-86) at 7:10PM ET. The Mets have Noah Syndergaard (8-6, 3.31 ERA) on the mound to face Williams Perez (5-6, 5.42). According to oddsmakers at GTBets, the Mets are a -200 favorite on the road today, while the Braves are getting odds of +182 to win. The over/under total for the game has been set at 8 runs. The Braves are just 1-10 in their last 11 home games while the Mets come in having hit the over in 20 of its last 26 road games. These two have hit the over in 11 of their last 15 meetings.
The New York Yankees (77-62) will be hosing the Toronto Blue Jays (80-60) for a doubleheader today at 1:05PM ET. The first game has Marco Estrada (12-8, 3.18) on the mound for Toronto to face Michael Pineda (10-8, 4.15) of the Yankees. Game 2 has Ivan Nova (6-7, 4.50) on the mound for New York to face Marcus Storman of the Jays. Oddsmakers have yet to set lines for either contest, but these are huge games in the AL East race, as Toronto has a 2.5-game lead on New York entering the day. Toronto has won 6 of its last 8 against New York and 11 of its last 14 road games. These two have hit the under in 7 of their last 8 meetings.
Another game today has the Baltimore Orioles (68-72) hosting the Kansas City Royals (83-57) at 1:05PM ET. The Orioles have Chris Tillman (9-11, 5.15) on the mound to face Yordano Ventura (10-8, 4.34) of the Royals. Oddsmakers have Kansas City as a -130 favorite on the road, while the Orioles are getting odds of +120 at home. The over/under total for the contest has been set at 8.5 runs. The Royals have won 9 of their last 11 against the Orioles and 7 of their last 8 on Saturdays. The Orioles are just 2-6 in their last 8 at home.
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