Big Al's Daily Angle: MLB and WNBA Previews and Odds - 09/07/2021

by Big Al Staff

The Tuesday sports card features action in MLB and the WNBA.

Fifteen games are on the MLB docket. Cleveland hosts Minnesota at 6:10 PM ET in the second game of their four-game series. Aaron Civil pitches for the Indians against John Gant of the Twins. Cleveland is a -150 money line favorite with the total set at 9.5. Pittsburgh plays at home against Detroit at 6:35 PM ET in the second game of their three-game series. The Tigers pitch Wily Peralta against a starting pitcher yet to be named by the Pirates. Pittsburgh is a -125 money line favorite with an over/under of 8.5. The New York Mets travel to Miami to play the Marlins on FS1 at 6:40 PM ET. Carlos Carrasco pitches for the Mets against Miami’s Edward Cabrera. New York is a -160 money line road favorite with a total of 7.5. 

Two games begin at 7:05 PM ET. Baltimore is at home against Kansas City in Game 2 of their four-game series. The Orioles pitch Alexander Wells against the Royals’ Jackson Kowar. Baltimore is a -120 money line favorite with a total of 10.5. The New York Yankees host Toronto in the second game of their four-game series. Gerrit Cole pitches for the Yankees against the Blue Jays’ Steven Matz. New York is a -210 money line favorite with an over/under of 8.5. Boston is at home against Tampa Bay at 7:10 PM ET in the second game of their three-game series. The Red Sox pitch Eduardo Rodriguez against the Rays’ Drew Rasmussen. Boston is a -115 money line favorite with a total of 9.5. Atlanta plays at home against Washington at 7:20 PM ET in the opener of their three-game series. Max Fried pitches for Atlanta against Paolo Espino of the Nationals. Atlanta is a -250 money line favorite with an over/under of 9. 

Two games start at 7:40 PM ET. Philadelphia visits Milwaukee in the second game of their three-game series. The Phillies start Aaron Nola against the Brewers’ Eric Lauer. Both teams are a -110 money line favorite with the total at 8. Cincinnati plays at Chicago against the Cubs in Game 2 of their three-game series. Wade Miley pitches for the Reds against Adrian Sampson of the Cubs. Cincinnati is a -160 money line road favorite. The Los Angeles Dodgers are at St. Louis at 7:45 PM ET in the second game of their four-game series. The Cardinals pitch J.A. Happ against a starting pitcher yet to be named for the Dodgers. Los Angeles is a -170 money line road favorite with an over/under of 9. 

Houston plays at home against Seattle at 8:10 PM ET in the second game of their three-game series. Jake Odorizzi pitches for the Astros against the Mariners’ Logan Gilbert. Houston is a -180 money line favorite with a total of 9. San Francisco is at Colorado for Game 2 of their three-game series. The Giants pitch Logan Webb against the Rockies’ Chi Chi Gonzalez. San Francisco is a -195 money line road favorite with an over/under of 11.5. Two games begin at 9:40 PM ET. Arizona hosts Texas in the opener of their two-game series. Zac Gallen pitches for the Diamondbacks against Spencer Howard of the Rangers. Oakland is at home against the Chicago White Sox in Game 1 of their three-game series. The A’s pitch James Kaprielian against the White Sox’s Jimmy Lambert. Oakland is a -120 money line favorite with a total of 8.5. San Diego is at home against the Los Angeles Angels at 10:10 PM ET in the opener of their two-game series. Blake Snell pitches for the Padres against Packy Naughton of the Angels. San Diego is a -380 money line favorite with an over/under of 7.5. 

Two games are on the WNBA slate. Connecticut visits Dallas at 8 PM ET. Washington plays at Seattle on the CBS Sports Network at 10 PM ET.

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