The MLB All Star Game will be played on Tuesday July 16th as the National League and American League will meet to determine the team in the 2013 who will own home field advantage in the World Series. The MLB All Star game will be played at Citi Field in New York and FOX TV will provide the coverage at 8PM Eastern Time. Updated MLB All Star Game odds are posted at Bovada sportsbook.
A check of the betting odds for the 2013 MLB All Star game have the home team National League the -111 favorite with the return on the American League at +103 odds. The run total is lined at eight runs. Those who bet the run line with the National League and lay the -1 ½ runs will get back +175 odds. Bettors who play the American League on the run line will have to lay -210 odds to take the +1 ½ runs.
The starters for the All Star Game will feature Max Scherzer for the American League as he will face Matt Harvey for the New York Mets. Scherzer for the Detroit Tigers this season has had a great start to the 2013 season putting up Cy Young type of numbers. He has started nineteen games this season and posts a record of 13-1 with an ERA of 3.19 in 129 2/3rd innings pitched. Scherzer posted a perfect 5-0 record on the road this season with an ERA of 2.20. Amazingly Scherzers’s ERA was a full two run higher at home. The National League will counter with New York Mets hurler Matt Harvey to start at his home ball park in the All Star Game. Harvey has started nineteen games this season and is 7-2 with an ERA of 2.35 in 130 innings pitched this season for a losing team. At Citi Field this year Matt Harvey went 2-2 with an ERA of 2.21. He was sidelined for his last start as Harvey suffered some blisters on his pitching hand that required rest. The NL has some solid pitchers on their roster to follow Harvey. Adam Wainwright of the St Louis Cardinals, Patrick Corbin of Arizona, Travis Wood of the Cubs, Madison Bumgarner of the Giants and Clayton Kershaw of the LA Dodgers will be in the bullpen for the National League.
With our free pick on Tuesday we will play the National League and American League to go under 8 runs. Pitching has been dominant in this All Star Game in recent years and both rosters sports solid arms. Bet the All Star Game under at online sportsbook usa.