Monday’s MLB Odds
The MLB Schedule for Labor Day has a full set of 15 games. Here is a look at the odds for today’s top action.
The featured game today has the Washington Nationals (71-65) looking to win their sixth straight when they host the New York Mets (75-61) at 1:05PM ET. The Nationals have Max Scherzer (11-11, 2.89 ERA) on the mound to face Jon Niese (8-10, 4.17) of the Mets. According to oddsmakers at BetDSI, the Nationals are favored at home, as they are getting odds of -180 to win, while the Mets are getting a money line of +165 to win. The over/under total for the game has been set at 7.5 runs. The Mets come into today having won 8 of their last 10 on the road and 13 of their last 16 Monday games. The Nationals have hit the over in 8 of their last 10 games after a win.
The St. Louis Cardinals (87-49) host the Chicago Cubs (78-57) at 2:15PM ET in another featured game. The Cardinals have Lance Lynn (11-8, 2.80) on the mound to face Dan Haren (8-9, 3.89) of the Cubs. Oddsmakers have the Cardinals as a -135 favorite at home today, while the Cubs are getting odds of +125 to win. The over/under total for the game has been set at 8 runs. The Cardinals have won 6 of their last 8 meetings with the Cubs and 10 of their last 13 overall. The Cubs have hit the under in 7 of their last 9 Monday games.
The final game of note today has the Kansas City Royals (82-54) looking to snap a three-game losing streak when they host the Minnesota Twins (70-66) at 8:10PM ET. The Royals have Yodano Ventura (10-7, 4.24) on the mound to face Tommy Milone (7-4, 3.60). Oddsmakers have the Royals as a -180 favorite at home, while the Twins are getting a money line of +165 to win. The over/under total for the contest has been set at 8 runs. The Twins have won 7 of their last 10 road games while the Royals have hit the over in 6 of their last 8 at home.
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