Big Al's Daily Angle: NBA, MLB, WNBA, Euro 2020 and Copa America Previews and Odds - 06/27/2021

by Big Al Staff

The Sunday sports card features games in the NBA, MLB, WNBA, Euro 2020, and the Copa America.

The NBA playoffs continue with Game 3 in the Eastern Conference finals on TNT. Milwaukee travels to Atlanta after evening this series at 1-1 with their 125-91 victory as an 8-point favorite. The Hawks had won their last two games before that setback. The Bucks are a 4-point road favorite with the total set at 224 (all odds from BetOnline). Tip-off is at 8:35 PM ET.

Fifteen games are on the MLB docket. Toronto hosts Baltimore at 1:07 PM ET as a -225 money line favorite with an over/under of 11. The Blue Jays send out Ross Stripling to face the Orioles’ Jorge Lopez. Six games start at 1:10 PM ET. The New York Yankees visit Boston on TBS as a -155 money line road favorite with a total of 8.5. Gerrit Cole pitches for the Yankees against the Red Sox’s Eduardo Rodriguez. Washington plays at Miami as a -139 money line road favorite with an over/under of 6.5. Max Scherzer of the Nationals’ faces the Marlins’ Sandy Alcantara. Tampa Bay is at home against the Los Angeles Angels as a -143 money line favorite with a total of 8. Ryan Yarbrough pitches for the Rays against the Angels’ Pablo Sandoval. Atlanta travels to Cincinnati with Kyle Muller pitching against Tyler Mahle. Philadelphia plays at New York against the Mets, with the Phillies’ Zack Wheeler going against Max Stroman. Houston plays at Detroit as a -187 money line road favorite with an over/under of 9.5. Jake Odorizzi pitches for the Astros against the Tigers’ Takir Skubal. 

Milwaukee hosts Colorado at 2:15 PM ET as a -180 money line favorite with a total of 9. The Brewers’ Eric Lauer faces the Rockies’ Chi Chi Gonzalez. Cleveland plays at Minnesota with the Indians’ Sam Hentges pitching against the Twins’ J.A. Happ. St. Louis is at home against Pittsburgh at 2:15 PM ET as a -143 money line favorite with an over/under of 9. Johan Oviedo pitches for the Cardinals against the Pirates Max Kranick. Kansas visits Texas at 2:35 PM ET as a -107 money line road favorite with a total of 9. The Royals’ Brad Singer pitches against the Rangers’ Jordan Lyles. 

San Francisco plays at home against Oakland at 4:05 PM ET as a -125 money line favorite with an over/under of 9. The Giants send out Sam Long to face Cole Irvin of the A’s. San Diego hosts Arizona at 4:10 PM ET as a -275 money line favorite with a total of 7.5. Yu Darvish pitches for the Padres against the Diamondbacks’ Zac Gallen. Seattle plays at Chicago against the White Sox at 4:45 PM ET. Dallas Keuchel pitches for the White Sox, and the Mariners’ pitcher is undecided. 

The Los Angeles Dodgers hosts the Chicago Cubs on ESPN at 7:08 PM ET as a -188 money line favorite with an over/under of 8. The Dodgers’ send out Clayton Kershaw to pitch against the Cubs’ Adbert Alzolay. 

Three games are on the WNBA slate. Chicago travels to Connecticut at 2 PM ET. Seattle visits Las Vegas on ESPN at 4 PM ET. Los Angeles plays at Phoenix at 6 PM ET. 

The knockout stage of the Euro 2020 continues with two matches in the Round of 16. The Netherlands plays the Czech Republic on ESPN at noon ET at the Ferenc Puskas Stadium in Budapest, Hungary. The Dutch are a -0.75 goal line favorite with a total of 2.5.

Belgium plays Portugal on ABC at 3 PM ET at the Estadio de La Cartuja in Seville, Spain. The Red Devils are a -0.25 goal line favorite with an over/under of 2.25. 

The knockout stage of Copa America begins with two quarterfinals matches at 5 PM ET. Brazil plays Ecuador on Fox at the Estadio Olympic Pedro Ludovico in Goiania, Brazil. The Brazilians are a -1.25 goal line favorite with a total of 2.75. 

Peru plays Venezuela on FS2 at the Mane Garrincha Stadium in Brasilia, Brazil. The Peruvians are a -0.25 goal line favorite with an over/under of 2.

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