The top handicapping pick from Thursday comes from the late night American League game from Major League Baseball between the New York Yankees and Oakland Athletics. The Yankees and Athletics will begin from Oakland at 10PM Eastern Time and the MLB Package will have the live national television telecast. The best bet from Major League Baseball is playing on the New York Yankees -111 odds against the Oakland Athletics. The odds from this MLB game were used from Top Bet sportsbook.
The game opened up in his contest with the road club New York Yankees favored by -110 odds with the return on the Oakland Athletics at +100 odds. The run over under came out at eight runs. Money early has landed on the side of the road club as the NY Yankees are now favored by -111 odds with the take back on the Oakland Athletics at +101 odds. The total has seen no early movement as the game is still lined at 8 runs. Those wagering on the New York Yankees on the run line and laying the -1 ½ runs will get back +155 odds. Bettors who choose to take the +1 ½ runs will have to lay -165 odds for their wager on the run line. First five innings line bettors will find the New York Yankees favored by -116 odds with the return on the Oakland Athletics at -104 odds. The run total is set in this LA contest at 4 runs after a full five innings of play.
The pitching matchup in this contest in the series opener will be Freddy Garcia for New York as he will oppose A.J. Griffin for the Athletics. The Yankees have been hitting the baseball very well as the club has pushed across over 6 runs per game and are batting .320 in their past seven games and own a record of 6-1 in that span. Athletics pitcher A.J. Griffin is on the hill tonight and is making just his fifth start tonight. The Yankees are hot right now and veteran pitcher Freddy Garcia has stepped up his game after a slow start and demotion to the bullpen. Garcia is pitching for his MLB life and is making the most of it. Can’t ignore the fact the Yankees have owned Oakland as they are 18-4 in their past 22 games against the Athletics and 11-1 playing at Oakland. Take the Yankees at this short price at the best sportsbooks online.