Tuesday morning brought the news to the Tuley’s Takes home office that we’ve all been dreading: Positive COVID-19 tests in the Tennessee Titans organization could impact Sunday’s game against the Steelers. It could also affect the Vikings, who faced the Titans last weekend and are scheduled to visit the Texans.
But we can only handicap the games in front of us, so we’ll proceed per usual until we get official word of any postponements. We have a full plate of sporting events this week even with the NHL ending Monday. The MLB playoffs started Tuesday with a full slate of eight games Wednesday, the NBA Finals begin Wednesday, we have another weekend of football action plus we have the Preakness, which I’ll preview Friday in our weekly “Tuley’s Thoroughbred Takes” column at VSiN.com/horses.
TULEY’S TAKES ON MLB PLAYOFFS
I didn’t post an MLB postseason betting preview because I have no strong opinions on the American League wild-card series that started Tuesday. The Twins (-190) and Rays (-220) looked priced just about right in their series against the Astros and Blue Jays, respectively, while the Yankees-Indians and White Sox-A’s looked like the coin flips they’re priced at around pick-’em