Major League Baseball Sports Betting Match up Previews for Monday

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The Major League Baseball card for Monday August 21st features nine games on the schedule to the delight of MLB bettors worldwide. There is a doubleheader scheduled between the Twins and White Sox.

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The lone game scheduled over national television begins at 7PM Eastern Time on MLB Network as the Cleveland Indians will host the Boston Red Sox. The current odds available for wagering at Oddsmaker, where the bonuses are the best in the business has the home side Cleveland Indians favored by -129 odds with the return on the Boston Red Sox at +119 odds. The run total came in at 9 ½ runs. Starting for the Indians will be righty Mike Clevinger as he will oppose Red Sox lefty Eduardo Rodriguez. Boston wins two of three over the weekend to the New York Yankees after their 5-1 home victory on Sunday afternoon. The Red Sox now have a five game lead on the Yankees in the AL East race. Red Sox have now won four of their past five games. Rodriguez is winless in seven straight with two losses and five no decisions. He allowed four earned runs and eight hits in 5 1/3rd innings at home to St Louis where he received a no decision. Clevinger in his last starting assignment held the Tampa Bay Rays scoreless in seven innings in victory.

The late night game begins at 10PM Eastern Time on MLB Extra Innings Channel as the LA Angels will be home to the Texas Rangers. LA is favored by -144 odds with the return on the Texas Rangers at +134 odds. The total is set at 8 ½ runs. Angels will start lefty Tyler Skaggs to oppose Rangers lefty Cole Hamels. Both teams are in contention for the AL Wildcard race. Angels have moved to 64-60 on the year after they win two of three at Baltimore over the weekend. They return home off a 7-2 road trip. Skaggs returned to the Angels rotation after being sidelined due to injury. He has allowed two earned runs in his past two starts working 11 1/3rd innings. Hamels is 3-0 in his past three starts as the veteran has allowed a total of four earned runs in 22 innings of work.

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