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MLB Weather Report for Thursday, August 18 (What's the Forecast for Every MLB Team and Matchup Today?)

Ben Heisler
There's some spot-up rain in the forecast in Atlanta tonight ahead of the New York Mets and Atlanta Braves matchup from Truist Park.
There's some spot-up rain in the forecast in Atlanta tonight ahead of the New York Mets and Atlanta Braves matchup from Truist Park. / Dale Zanine-USA TODAY Sports
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There's 11 games on Thursday's MLB calendar, and while most appear to have clear skies and no potential delays, there are a few to keep an eye on.

In New York, we may see the recent hot offenses of the Toronto Blue Jays and New York Yankees continue tonight; as the wind is blowing out at Yankee Stadium to right-center field at 4-6 mph.

Meanwhile, in Atlanta, the game of the night between the New York Mets and Atlanta Braves has rain in the forecast up until close to first pitch, but then the skies should clear up despite the humidity levels rising.

Ahead of placing your MLB wagers for Thursday, be sure to check out how the weather conditions might impact the games, odds, and totals.

Here are the weather forecasts for Thursday's slate of games from each ballpark, along with each team's moneyline odds to win, as well as the game totals from DraftKings Sportsbook:

Colorado Rockies (+190) vs. St. Louis Cardinals (-225) Weather

  • TOTAL: 7.5
  • FORECAST: 85 degrees and sunny. Wind blowing in from left-center field at 2-3 mph.

Oakland Athletics (+160) vs. Texas Rangers (-190) Weather

  • TOTAL: 8
  • FORECAST: N/A - Game played in a retractable roof stadium.

Houston Astros (-130) vs. Chicago White Sox (+110) Weather

  • TOTAL: 8.5
  • FORECAST: 79 degrees and sunny. Wind blowing slightly in from left field at 7-9 mph.

Los Angeles Dodgers (-115) vs. Milwaukee Brewers (-105) Weather

  • TOTAL: 7.5
  • FORECAST: 83 degrees and sunny. Wind blowing out to left-center field at 6 mph (roof likely open today)

Chicago Cubs (+125) vs. Baltimore Orioles (-145)  Weather

  • TOTAL: 9
  • FORECAST: 85 degrees and partially cloudy. WInd blowing out to right field between 4-6 mph.

Arizona Diamondbacks (+120) vs. San Francisco Giants (-140) Weather

  • TOTAL: 7
  • FORECAST: 58 degrees. Sunny and breezy. Wind blowing out to left-center field at 16 mph.

Boston Red Sox (-150) vs. Pittsburgh Pirates (+130) Weather

  • TOTAL: 8.5
  • FORECAST: 79 degrees and sunny. Wind blowing out to left field at 2-3 mph.

Kansas City Royals (+180) vs. Tampa Bay Rays (-210)

  • TOTAL: 7
  • FORECAST: N/A - Game is played in a domed stadium.

Toronto Blue Jays (+120) vs. New York Yankees (-140) Weather

  • TOTAL: 8.5
  • FORECAST: 81 degrees and sunny. Wind blowing out to right-center field at 4-6 mph.

New York Mets (-120) vs. Atlanta Braves (+100) Weather

  • TOTAL: 7
  • FORECAST: 79 degrees and overcast. Rain expected in the early going leading up to first pitch. Wind blowing slightly in from left field at 3-5 mph.

Washington Nationals (+290) vs. San Diego Padres (-350) Weather

  • TOTAL: 8
  • FORECAST: 73 degrees and sunny. Wind blowing left-to-right at 4-6 mph.

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