Big Al's Daily Angle: NBA, MLB, WNBA and Euro 2020 Previews and Odds - 06/29/2021

by Big Al Staff

The Tuesday sports card features games in the NBA, MLB, WNBA, and Euro 2020.

The NBA playoffs continue with Game 4 in the Eastern Conference finals on TNT. Milwaukee took a 2-1 lead in this series with their 113-102 victory in Atlanta as a 4.5-point favorite on Sunday. The Bucks have won four of their last five games. The Hawks have lost three of five games. Milwaukee is a 7-point road favorite with a total set at 219.5 (all odds from BetOnline unless indicated otherwise). Tip-off is at 8:35 PM ET. 

Fifteen games are on the MLB docket. Tampa Bay visits Washington at 7:05 PM ET as a -111 money line road favorite with an over/under of 8.5. Rich Hill pitches for the Rays against the Nationals’ Joe Ross. The New York Yankees host the Los Angeles Angels as a -145 money line favorite with a total of 9.5. The Yankees’ Jameson Taillon pitches against the Angels’ Andrew Heaney. Miami plays at Philadelphia as a -117 money line road favorite with an over/under of 8.5. Taylor Rogers for the Marlins pitches against Vincent Velasquez of the Phillies. Toronto plays at home against Seattle at 7:07 PM ET as a -192 money line favorite with a total of a 10. Robbie Ray of the Blue Jays faces Chris Flexen of the Mariners. Boston is at home against Kansas City at 7:10 PM ET as a -180 money line favorite with an over/under of 10.5. The Red Sox send out Nick Pivetta to pitch against Brad Keller. Cleveland hosts Detroit as a -182 money line favorite with a total of 9.5. Jean-Carlos Mejia pitches for the Indians against the Tigers’ Jose Arena. San Diego travels to Cincinnati as a -161 money line road favorite with an over/under of 9.5. Blake Snell pitches for the Padres against Tony Santillan of the Reds. Atlanta plays at home against the New York Mets at 7:20 PM ET as a -160 money line favorite with a total of 8.5. The Braves pitch Charlie Morton against the Mets’ Tylor McGill. 

Houston hosts Baltimore at 8:10 PM ET, with both teams priced at -105. Jose Urquidy pitches for the Astros, and the Orioles starting pitcher is undecided. The Chicago White Sox play at home against Minnesota as a -136 money line favorite with an over/under of 9. After Monday’s rainout, the White Sox push Lucas Giolito back a day to make this start in a rematch against the Twins’ Kenta Maeda. Milwaukee is home against the Chicago Cubs as a -192 money line favorite with a total of 7. The Brewers’ Brandon Woodruff pitches against the Cubs’ Zach Davies. St. Louis hosts Arizona at 8:15 PM ET as a -149 money line favorite with an over/under of 9. The Cardinals’ Carlos Martinez pitches against the Diamondbacks’ Caleb Smith. Colorado plays at home against Pittsburgh at 8:40 PM ET as a -165 money line favorite with a total of 11. German Marquez of the Rockies pitches against the Pirates’ Chase De Jong. 

Oakland is at home against Texas at 9:40 PM ET as a -175 money line favorite with an over/under of 8.5. The A’s send out James Kaprielian to pitch against the Rangers’ Mike Foltynewicz. The Los Angeles Dodgers are at home against the San Francisco on ESPN at 10:10 PM ET as a -143 money line favorite with a total of 7. Walker Buehler pitches for the Dodgers against the Giants’ Kevin Gausman. 

The WNBA has two games on the slate. New York visits Atlanta on ESPN2 at 7 PM ET. Connecticut travels to Washington for a 7 PM ET tip-off. 

The Round of 16 in the Euro 2020 concludes on Tuesday with two matches on ESPN. England plays Germany at noon ET at Wembley Stadium in London in a pick ‘em match with an over/under of 2.25. Sweden goes against Ukraine at 3 PM ET at Hampden Park in Glasgow, Scotland, as a -0.25 goal line favorite with a total of 2.

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