Big Al's Daily Angle: NCAAF, MLB, CFL and EPL Previews and Odds - 09/04/2022

by Big Al Staff

The Sunday sports card features NCAAF, MLB, CFL, and EPL action.

Week 1 of the college football season continues with one game involving FBS opponents. LSU hosts Florida State on ABC as a 3.5-point favorite with the total set at 52 (all odds from DraftKings unless indicated otherwise).

Major League Baseball has 16 games on its schedule. The Toronto Blue Jays visit the Pittsburgh Pirates on Peacock at 12:05 PM ET. Ross Stripling takes the hill for the Blue Jays against J.T. Brubaker for the Pirates. Toronto is a -210 money line road favorite with an over/under of 8. The Cincinnati Reds host the Colorado Rockies in the first game of their doubleheader at 12:10 PM ET. The Reds turn to Nick Lodolo in their starting rotation to pitch against the Rockies’ German Marquez. Cincinnati is a -120 money line favorite with a total of 8. 

Three MLB games throw out the first pitch at 1:35 PM ET. Baltimore plays at home against Oakland, with Spenser Watkins pitching for the Orioles against Adrian Martinez for the A’s. The Orioles are a -175 money line favorite with an over/under of 8.5. Boston is at home against Texas with the Rangers pitching Dane Dunning against a starting pitcher yet to be named for the Red Sox. The Red Sox are a -125 money line favorite with a total of 9.5. Atlanta hosts Miami with Max Fried on the mound for the Braves pitching against Pedro Lopez for the Marlins. The Braves are a -265 money line favorite with an over/under of 7. 

Three MLB games start at 1:40 PM ET. New York plays at Toronto with the Yankees tapping Frankie Montas to pitch against the Blue Jays’ Shaun Armstrong. The Yankees are a -120 money line road favorite at Caesars with an over/under of 7. Detroit plays at home against Kansas City with Matt Manning pitching for the Tigers against the Royals’ Maximo Castillo. The Tigers are a -120 money line favorite with a total of 8. New York is at home against the Washington with the Mets pitching Carlos Carrasco against the Nationals’ Erick Fedde -295 money line favorite with an over/under of 8.

The Chicago White Sox host the Minnesota Twins at 2:10 PM ET. The White Sox pitch Johnny Cueto against Twins’ Dylan Bundy. Chicago is a -125 money line favorite with a total of 8.5. St. Louis host the Chicago Cubs at 2:15 PM ET. Miles Mikolas take the mound for the Cardinals to pitch against Marcus Stroman for the Cubs. St. Louis is a -130 money line favorite with an over/under of 7.5. The Seattle Mariners visit the Cleveland Guardians at 2:40 PM ET. The Mariners tap George Kirby to pitch against the Guardians’ Cal Quantrill. Seattle is a -125 money line road favorite with a total of 7.5. 

The Colorado Rockies travel to Cincinnati to play the Reds at 3:10 on the night cap of their doubleheader. Jose Urena takes the ball for the Rockies to pitch against Chase Anderson for the Reds. Both teams are priced at -110 with an over/under of 9.5. The San Francisco Giants are at home against the Philadelphia Phillies with the Padres turning to Carlos Rodon in their starting rotation to pitch against the Phillies Ranger Suarez. San Francisco is a -125 money line favorite with a total of 7.5. The Houston Astros visit the Los Angeles Angels at 4:07 PM ET. Jose Urquidy pitches for the Astros against Tucker Davidson for the Angels. Houston is a -170 money line road favorite with an over/under of 9.5. The Arizona Diamondbacks host the Milwaukee Brewers at 4:10 PM ET. The Diamondbacks turn to Zac Gallen in their starting rotation to pitch against the Brewers’  Jason Alexander. Arizona is a -155 money line favorite with a total of 7.5.

MLB Sunday Night Baseball on ESPN has the Los Angeles Dodgers playing against the San Diego Padres. The Dodgers tap Ryan Period to pitch against the Padres’ Mike Clevinger. Los Angeles is a -165 money line favorite with an over/under of 9.

Week 13 in the Canadian Football continues with one game. The Winnipeg Blue Bombers play at Saskatchewan against the Roughriders at 6 PM ET. The Blue Bombers are a 3.5-point road favorites with a total of 44.5. 

Matchweek 6 in the English Premier League concludes with two matches on the USA Network. Brighton and Hove Albion are at home against Leicester City as a -0.5 goal line favorite at BetMGM with an over/under of 2.5. Arsenal plays at Manchester United at 11:30 AM ET in a pick ‘em contest with a total of 2.5. 

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