Tuesday Major League Baseball Odds

The playoff chase is in high gear in the American League, with Toronto, Boston, and Baltimore each within two games of each other for first place in the AL East. Toronto has a slim one-game lead. Boston is one game up in the Wild Card race, while Baltimore and Detroit are tied for the last playoff spot. Houston, New York, and Kansas City are both within striking distance.

In the National League, the division are all but wrapped up. Washington, Chicago, and the Dodgers have comfortable leads. San Francisco owns the first wild card slot, with St. Louis a half game behind. The Mets are just one game back of St. Louis, and fading Pittsburgh is 4.5 games out.

Today’s key games between contenders: St. Louis at Pittsburgh, Toronto at New York, and Houston at Cleveland.

Aaron Sanchez
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Williams Perez takes the mound tonight for the road team Atlanta Braves. The Washington Nationals will send Gio Gonzalez out as their starter. The Washington Nationals are -2.15 favorite against the Atlanta Braves, with the total set at 8.5 runs.

The home team Pittsburgh Pirates will send out Ryan Vogelsong as their starting pitcher in today’s game against the St. Louis Cardinals. Luke Weaver will get the nod for the home team. The Pittsburgh Pirates are 1.2 underdogs in today’s betting line, with the total listed at 9 runs.

Rafael Montero will be the starting pitcher for the New York Mets in their road matchup with the Cincinnati Reds. Brandon Finnegan will take the mound for the home team (-1.18 on the money line). The over/under is 9.

The road team Philadelphia Phillies will send out Adam Morgan as their starting pitcher in today’s game against the Miami Marlins. Jose Urena will get the nod for the home team. The Miami Marlins are -1.45 favorite in today’s betting line, with the total listed at 8.5 runs.

Wily Peralta takes the mound tonight for the home team Milwaukee Brewers. The Chicago Cubs will send Jason Hammel out as their starter. The Milwaukee Brewers are 1.6 underdogs against the Chicago Cubs, with the total set at 9 runs.

Tyler Anderson will be the starting pitcher for the Colorado Rockies in their home matchup with the San Francisco Giants. Jeff Samardzija will take the mound for the road team (1.17 on the money line). The over/under is 11.

Shelby Miller takes the mound tonight for the road team Arizona Diamondbacks. The Los Angeles Dodgers will send Ross Stripling out as their starter. The Los Angeles Dodgers are -1.77 favorite against the Arizona Diamondbacks, with the total set at 8.5 runs.

The home team New York Yankees will send out Luis Cessa as their starting pitcher in today’s game against the Toronto Blue Jays. Aaron Sanchez will get the nod for the home team. The New York Yankees are 1.38 underdogs in today’s betting line, with the total listed at 8.5 runs.

Yovani Gallardo will be the starting pitcher for the Baltimore Orioles in their road matchup with the Tampa Bay Rays. Jake Odorizzi will take the mound for the home team (-1.25 on the money line). The over/under is 8.5.

The road team Houston Astros will send out Brad Peacock as their starting pitcher in today’s game against the Cleveland Indians. Corey Kluber will get the nod for the home team. The Cleveland Indians are -2 favorite in today’s betting line, with the total listed at 8.5 runs.

Miguel Gonzalez takes the mound tonight for the home team Chicago White Sox. The Detroit Tigers will send Matt Boyd out as their starter. The Chicago White Sox are 1.02 underdogs against the Detroit Tigers, with the total set at 9.5 runs.

Ervin Santana will be the starting pitcher for the Minnesota Twins in their home matchup with the Kansas City Royals. Dillon Gee will take the mound for the road team (1.15 on the money line). The over/under is 9.

Ricky Nolasco takes the mound tonight for the road team LAA Angels. The Oakland Athletics will send out as their starter. The Oakland Athletics are 1.02 underdogs against the LAA Angels, with the total set at 8.5 runs.

The home team Seattle Mariners will send out James Paxton as their starting pitcher in today’s game against the Texas Rangers. Martin Perez will get the nod for the home team. The Seattle Mariners are -1.21 favorite in today’s betting line, with the total listed at 8 runs.

Clay Buchholz will be the starting pitcher for the Boston Red Sox in their road matchup with the San Diego Padres. Paul Clemens will take the mound for the home team (1.49 on the money line). The over/under is 8.5.

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