Big Al's Daily Angle: MLB and WNBA Previews and Odds - 09/14/2021

by Big Al Staff

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

Sixteen games are on the MLB docket. Minnesota hosts Cleveland in the first game of their seven-inning doubleheader at 3:10 PM ET. Joe Ryan pitches for the Twins against Triston McKenzie of the Indians. Minnesota is a -130 money line favorite, with the total set at 6.5. Cincinnati visits Pittsburgh at 6:35 PM ET in the opener of their three-game series. The Reds pitch Wade Miley against the Pirates’ Dillon Peters. Cincinnati is a -165 money line road favorite with an over/under of 8.5. Milwaukee travels to Detroit at 6:40 PM ET for Game 1 of their two-game series. Freddy Peralta of the Brewers pitches against Wily Peralta of the Tigers. Milwaukee is a -210 money line road favored with a total of 8.

Three games begin at 7:05 PM ET. The New York Yankees visit Baltimore in the opener of their three-game series. The Yankees pitch Gerrit Cole and the Orioles’ Alexander Wells. New York is a -365 money line road favorite with an over/under of 9.5. Washington hosts Miami in the second game of their three-game series. Erick Fedde pitches for the Nationals against Jesus Luzardo of the Marlins. Washington is a -165 money line favorite with a total of 8. Philadelphia plays at home against the Chicago Cubs in Game 1 of their three-game series. The Phillies pitch Kyle Gibson against the Cubs’ Adrian Sampson. Philadelphia is a -210 money line favorite with an over/under of 9.5. Toronto is at home against Tampa Bay at 7:07 PM ET in the second game of their three-game series. Jose Berrios pitches for the Blue Jays against Drew Rasmussen of the Rays. Toronto is a -135 money line favorite with a total of 9. The New York Mets are at home against St. Louis at 7:10 PM ET in Game 2 of their three-game series. The Mets pitch Marcus Stroman against the Cardinals’ Jack Woodruff. New York is a -160 money line road favorite with an over/under of 8. 

Atlanta plays at home against Colorado at 7:20 PM ET in the opener of their three-game series. Touch Toussaint pitches for the Braves against Jon Gray of the Rockies. Atlanta is a -170 money line favorite with a total of 9. Minnesota is at home against Cleveland in the second game of their doubleheader on FS1 at 7:40 PM ET. The Twins pitch Charlie Barnes against the Indians’ Logan Allen. Minnesota is a -130 money line favorite with an over/under of 6.5. Houston plays at Texas at 8:05 PM ET in the second game of their four-game series. Zack Greinke pitches for the Astros against Jordan Lyles of the Astros. Houston is a -225 money line road favorite with a total of 9. Two games start at 8:10 PM ET. The Chicago White Sox are at home against the Los Angeles Angels in the opener of their three-game series. The White Sox pitch Lucas Giolito against the Angels’ Packy Naughton. Chicago is a -265 money line favorite with an over/under of 8. Oakland visits Kansas City in the first game of their three-game series. Frankie Montas pitches for the A’s against Jackson Kowar of the Royals. Oakland is a -160 money line road favorite with a total of 9.

San Francisco plays at home against San Diego at 9:45 PM ET in Game 2 of their four-game series. The Giants pitch Anthony DeSclafani against the Padres’ Jake Arrieta. San Francisco is a -160 money line favorite with an over/under of 9. Two games conclude the MLB card at 10:10 PM ET. The Los Angeles Dodgers are at home against Arizona in the second game of their three-game series. Tony Gonsolin pitches for the Dodgers against Luke Weaver of the Diamondbacks. Los Angeles is a -255 money line favorite with a total of 9. Boston plays at Seattle in the second game of their three-game series. The Red Sox pitch Nathan Eovaldi against the Padres’ Tyler Alexander. Boston is a -130 money line road favorite with an over/under of 8.

One game is on the WNBA slate. Indiana travels to Atlanta at 7 PM ET.

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