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, while the Phillies hope to end a three-game skid after dropping three of four to the Cincinnati Reds on the weekend. MLB betting line: The Red Sox opened as -155 favorites (wager $155 to win $100); the total is at nine runs, according to sportsbooks monitored by OddsShark. (Line updates and matchup report)MLB betting pick, via OddsShark computer: 4.0-3.6, Red Sox (MLB picks on every game)Check out the OddsShark podcast on iTunes or at OddsShark.libsyn.com for more odds information, betting picks and a breakdown of this week's top sports betting news. Why the Phillies can pay on the MLB linesPhiladelphia may have been caught looking ahead to this interleague series in getting outscored 16-6 in the last three games at Cincinnati. The Phillies had won three in a row prior to their losing streak, and they should be primed to rebound with All-Star Aaron Nola (12-3, 2.42 ERA) on the hill. The 25-year-old righty has not earned a win since July 9 but has not pitched poorly in his last two starts, allowing five runs and nine hits in 11 innings with three walks and 10 strikeouts. Nola is 4-3 on the road this year with a 2.86 ERA but has limited opposing batters to a .190 average in 11 outings away from home. Why the Red Sox can pay on the MLB linesBoston is the best team in baseball right now, and it is not even close. Whether the Red Sox can maintain this sizzling pace remains to be seen http://www.rockiesfanproshop.com/authentic-chad-bettis-jersey
, but they are a force to be reckoned with for the time being.Opposing Nola will be former AL Cy Young Award winner David Price (11-6, 4.17), who is coming off one of his best starts of the season. Carlos Osorio/Associated PressThe 32-year-old southpaw blanked the Detroit Tigers for 6.1 innings on July 20, scattering four hits with one walk and five strikeouts. Price did throw 14 pitches in a suspended game on Wednesday to follow it up, but that should not affect him here.Smart betting pickBoston has dominated interleague play over the past year, going 18-2 in its last 20 games against NL foes. Coincidentally, one of the two losses came at Philadelphia 1-0 on June 15, 2017. The Phillies are 9-4 in their previous 13 interleague games, which is pretty solid as well Tyler Anderson Jersey
, and they will have the better pitcher on the mound. Take Philly.MLB betting trendsThe total has gone over in eight of Philadelphia's last 11 games.Boston is 13-2 in its last 15 games at home.Boston is 7-1 in its last eight games when playing Philadelphia. All MLB odds and betting trends according to Bleacher Report's official odds partner, OddsShark. Check out OddsShark on Twitter and Instagram or head to YouTube for more betting picks and analysis on this week's top games. You can also download the free odds tracker app. The Yankees (-250), Indians (-270) and Diamondbacks (-196) are Sunday's most popular bets.The public loves to bet on favorites, especially late in the baseball season, so it is not surprising to see these three teams being backed heavily.Public bettors watched all of their Friday winnings disappear last night, as the three most popular MLB plays on Saturday went just 1-2, with the only win coming on the -210 Red Sox.At this point in the year, though, it doesn’t really seem to matter how high these lines get http://www.rockiesfanproshop.com/authentic-chad-bettis-jersey
, the public will strictly take better teams and hope to sweep their plays.>> All odds as of 10:15 a.m. ET. Download The Action Network App to get real-time MLB odds and track your betsNew York Yankees (-250) vs. Toronto Blue Jays1:05 p.m. ETThe Yankees are approaching the 80-mark this afternoon, attracting 79% of bettors to this point. Those bettors do account for 89% of dollars, however, which has moved the Yanks from -230 to -250.Why the public loves the Yankees: On top of the obvious difference in strength of lineup between these AL East teams, J.A. Happ will be starting for the Yanks against his former team. Happ has been great in pinstripes so far, allowing only four earned runs in 19 innings pitched over his first three starts.2018 NFL Preview: Betting Odds, Picks for All 32 TeamsRead nowCleveland Indians (-270) vs. Baltimore Orioles1:10 p.m. ETThe Indians are both the biggest favorites and the most heavily bet team today, which gives an idea of just how much the public loves favorites this time of year. They’ve attracted 87% of bets and 85% of dollars and have moved from -260 to -270.Why the public loves Cleveland: This one shouldn’t need much explanation. The Indians are 70-52; The O’s are 37-86. Who’d you expect the public to take?One factor that makes Cleveland specifically appealing today, though http://www.rockiesfanproshop.com/authentic-chad-bettis-jersey
, is the result of last night’s game. With the Orioles taking Game 2 of this three-game series, the public will think Cleveland is even more likely to win today, as there’s no way they could possibly lose a series to the worst team in the league.Arizona Diamondbacks (-196) at San Diego4:10 p.m. ETThe D-backs are also attracting 87% of bettors this afternoon, whose bets account for 82% of dollars. The Snakes have moved from -185 to -195.Why the public loves Arizona: In a near identical spot to Cleveland, Arizona is coming off a loss to the worst team in the NL, so it’s no surprise to see bettors piling on. They’re also playing behind a public favorite in Zack Greinke, who’s had less than half of bettors on his side in only two games this year.