Big Al's Daily Angle: MLB Previews and Odds - 07/30/2021

by Big Al Staff

The Friday sports card features action in MLB. Fifteen games are on the MLB docket.

The card starts with two games at 7:05 PM ET. The Chicago Cubs play at Washington in the first game of their three-game weekend series. The Cubs pitch Trevor Williams against a Nationals pitcher yet to be named with Max Scherzer traded to the San Diego Padres. Chicago is a -130 money line road favorite with the total set at 9. Philadelphia visits Pittsburgh in the first game of a three-game series. Vince Velasquez pitches for the Phillies against Wil Crowe of the Pirates. Philadelphia is a -135 money line favorite with an over/under of 9. Toronto hosts Kansas City in the opening game of their three-game series. The Blue Jays pitch Ross Stripling against the Royals' David Lynch. Kansas City is a -200 money line favorite with a total of 10.5. 

Four games begin at 7:10 PM ET. The New York Yankees travel to Miami for the first game of their three-game series. Jameson Taillon pitches for the Yankees against Zach Thompson of the Marlins. New York is a -150 money line road favorite with an over/under of 8. Detroit plays at home against Baltimore in the second game of their four-game series. The Tigers pitch Tarik Skubal against the Orioles Matt Harvey. Detroit is a -150 money line favorite with a total of 9.5. Tampa Bay is at home against Boston in the opening game of their three-game series. Josh Fleming pitches for the Rays against Martin Perez of the Red Sox. Boston is a -140 money line favorite with an over/under of 8.5. The New York Mets are at home against Cincinnati in the first game of their three-game series. The Mets see the return of Carlos Carrasco, who faces the Reds’ Sonny Gray. New York is a -130 money line favorite with a total of 8.5.
Milwaukee travels to Atlanta at 7:20 PM ET for the opening game of their three-game series. Corbin Burnes pitches for the Brewers against Touki Toussaint of the Braves. Milwaukee is a -140 money line road favorite with an over/under of 8. 

Seattle visits Texas in the opener of their three-game series at 8:05 PM ET. The Mariners pitch Logan Gilbert against the Rangers Kolby Allard. Seattle is a -120 money line road favorite with a total of 8.5. The Chicago White Sox are at home against Cleveland in the first of a three-game series. Lance Lynn pitches for the White Sox against J.C. Mejia of the Indians. Chicago is a -210 money line favorite with an over/under of 8.5. Minnesota travels to St. Louis at 8:15 PM ET to begin a three-game series. The Twins pitch Jose Berrios against the Cardinals Wade LeBlanc. Minnesota is a -125 money line road favorite with the total at 8.5.

Oakland plays at Los Angeles against the Angels at 9:38 PM ET in the second game of their four-game series. Chris Bassitt pitches for the A’s against Patrick Sandoval of the Angels. Oakland is a -125 money line road favorite with an over/under of 8.5. The Los Angeles Dodgers visit Arizona at 9:40 PM ET in the opening game of their three-game series. The Dodgers pitch Tony Gonsolin against the Diamondbacks Zac Gallen. Los Angeles is a -190 money line road favorite with a total of 7.5. San Francisco is at home at 9:45 PM ET in the first game of their three-game series. Kevin Gausman pitches for the Giants against Framber Valdez of the Astros. San Francisco is a -115 money line favorite with an over/under of 7.5. San Diego is at home against Colorado at 10:10 PM ET in the second game of their four-game series. The Padres pitch Ryan Weathers against the Rockies Jon Gray. San Diego is a -190 money line favorite with a total of 8.

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