2014 MLB regular season: Looking at player over/unders

I bought a hundred of these -- one for every base I'm gonna steal.
'I bought a hundred of these -- one for every base I'm gonna steal.' (USATSI)

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With the 2014 Major League Baseball just season just about to get underway -- aside from those pesky two Australia games -- let's take a look at some of the prop bets available on Bovada.lv.

For the full list, go to the actual site. I'm gonna pick out five over/unders from each particular stat listed below that I found most intriguing.

To reiterate: These are not the only players listed among the over/unders, nor are these the top five in any given category. They are cherry-picked for fun.

Batting average

Miguel Cabrera, .325
Mike Trout, .320
Ryan Braun, .300
Albert Pujols, .290
Derek Jeter, .280

Home runs

Chris Davis, 39.5
Giancarlo Stanton, 38.5
Bryce Harper, 26.5
Robinson Cano, 26.5
Wil Myers, 24.5

RBI

Paul Goldschmidt, 115.5
David Ortiz, 95.5
Joey Votto, 90.5
Brandon Phillips, 84.5
Ryan Howard, 79.5

Runs

Mike Trout, 115.5
Matt Carpenter, 105.5
Shin-Soo Choo, 100.5
Jacoby Ellsbury, 99.5
Ian Kinsler, 95.5

Stolen bases

Billy Hamilton, 63.5
Everth Cabrera, 49.5
Jose Altuve, 35.5
Coco Crisp, 29.5
Brett Gardner, 27.5

Wins

Max Scherzer, 16.5
Stephen Strasburg, 15.5
Felix Hernandez, 14.5
Gerrit Cole, 12
Sonny Gray, 12

ERA

Jose Fernandez, 2.99
David Price, 3.05
Cliff Lee, 3.10
Matt Cain, 3.30
Masahiro Tanaka, 3.60

Strikeouts

Yu Darvish, 250.5
Clayton Kershaw, 235.5
Chris Sale, 225.5
Justin Verlander, 219.5
Jeff Samardzija, 215.5

Saves

Joe Nathan, 40.5
Greg Holland, 39.5
David Robertson, 34.5
Trevor Rosenthal, 33.5
John Axford, 32.5

CBS Sports Writer

Matt Snyder has been a baseball writer with CBS Sports since 2011. A member of the BBWAA, he's now covered the last five World Series beginning with the epic 2011 Fall Classic. The former Indiana University... Full Bio

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