Big Al's Daily Angle: MLB Previews and Odds - 08/03/2021

by Big Al Staff

The Tuesday sports card features action in MLB. Fifteen games are on the MLB slate.

Two games begin the card at 7:05 PM ET. Philadelphia plays at Washington at 7:05 PM ET in the second game of their four-game series. Zack Wheeler pitches for the Phillies against Patrick Corbin of the Nationals. Philadelphia is a -165 money line road favorite with the total set at 8 (all odds from DraftKings). The New York Yankees host Baltimore in the second game of their three-game series. The Yankees pitch Nestor Cortes against the Orioles Alexander Wells. New York is a -350 money line favorite with an over/under of 9. Toronto plays at home against Cleveland at 7:07 PM ET. Hyun Jin Ryu pitches for the Blue Jays against Zach Plesac of the Indians. Toronto is a -200 money line favorite with a total of 8.5.

Four games start at 7:10 PM ET. Tampa Bay hosts Seattle in the second game of their three-game series. The Rays pitch Luis Patino against the Mariners Yusei Kikuchi. Tampa Bay is a -160 money line favorite with an over/under of 8. The New York Mets play at Miami in the second game of their four-game series. Taijuan Walker pitches for the Mets against a starting pitcher yet to be determined. New York is a -170 money line road favorite with a total of 7.5. Boston travels to Detroit for the opening game of their three-game series. The Red Sox pitch Garrett Richards against Wily Peralta of the Tigers. Boston is a -140 money line road favorite with an over/under of 10. Cincinnati is at home against Minnesota in the first game of their two-game series. Tyler Mahle pitches for the Reds against Kenta Maeda of the Twins. Cincinnati is a -150 money line favorite with a total of 8.5. 

The Los Angeles Angels play at Texas at 8:05 PM ET in the second game of their four-game series. The Angels pitch Jose Suarez against the Rangers Jordan Lyles. Los Angeles is a -145 money line road favorite with an over/under of 8.5. Milwaukee plays at home against Pittsburgh in the second game of their three-game series. Adrian Houser pitches for the Brewers against Max Kranick of the Pirates. Milwaukee is a -225 money line favorite with a total of 9. The Chicago White Sox are at home against Kansas City in the opening game of their three-game series. The White Sox pitch Dylan Cease against the Royals Kris Bubic. Chicago is a -195 money line favorite with an over/under of 9. Atlanta travels to St. Louis at 8:15 PM ET in the opening game of their three-game series. Max Fried pitches for the Braves against Jon Lester making his first start for the Cardinals since they acquired him last week. Atlanta is a -130 money line road favorite with a total of 8.5. Colorado is at home against the Chicago Cubs at 8:40 PM ET in the first game in their three-game series. The Rockies pitch Kyle Freeland against the Cubs Zach Davies. Colorado is a -155 money line favorite with an over/under of 11.5. 

Two games start at 9:40 PM ET. San Francisco plays at Arizona in the second game of their four-game series. Johnny Cueto pitches for the Giants against Madison Bumgarner of the Diamondbacks. San Francisco is a -160 money line road favorite with a total of 9.5. Oakland is at home against San Diego in the first game of their two-game series. The Padres pitch Blake Snell against a starting pitcher yet to be named for the A’s. Oakland is a -190 money line favorite with a total of 8. The Los Angeles Dodgers are at home against Houston at 10:10 PM ET in the opening game of their two-game series. Walker Buehler pitches for the Dodgers against the Astros Lance McCullers. Los Angeles is a -180 money line favorite with an over/under of 7.5.

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