Baltimore Orioles host Toronto Blue Jays in baseball action
Toronto Blue Jays vs Baltimore Orioles Odds
A key battle on the MLB odds menu sees visiting Toronto duelling Baltimore on Monday at Camden Yards.
The Orioles will rely on Chris Tillman to turn in a quality outing on the mound in this one, while JA Happ will be his counterpart for the Blue Jays. Chris Tillman is 0-1 this season, and JA Happ is 2-1.
The visitors were +-125 moneyline underdogs in this one earlier in the day at most online sportsbooks including Bovada. The total was 9 at GTbets.eu for those preferring over under wagers.
The MLB Power Rankings at Odds Shark show the American League's No. 12-rated Blue Jays taking on the American League's No. 6-rated Orioles in this contest.
How They Match Up:
Scoring stats point to some edges in this matchup. The game features Baltimore's American League No. 3-ranked scoring average of 5 runs per game, against a Blue Jays offense rated No. 12 and scoring 3.8 runs per game in the league. The Orioles have averaged 9.1 hits per game to date this season, more than the Blue Jays hitters have managed (7.6 per nine innings).
Baltimore owns the American League's No. 9 defense, allowing 4.4 men per game to cross the plate. That contrasts with Toronto's American League No. 14-rated defense.
Toronto won its last outing, an 8-4 result against the Yankees on April 21. Bettors who backed the Blue Jays at -146 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (12) sent OVER bettors to the payout window. The Blue Jays enjoyed an 8-4 victory at the expense of the Yankees on Sunday, with Josh Johnson throwing 5 1/3 innings of 8-hit ball at Rogers Centre.
In their last action, Baltimore was a 7-4 loser at home against the Dodgers. Bettors on Los Angeles at +115 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (11) sent OVER bettors home happy as well. Baltimore suffered a 7-4 loss against Los Angeles on Sunday, as Jake Arrieta wasn't able to lead his team to victory at Camden Yards.
Toronto Blue Jays Trends:
When playing on Monday are 4-6
Before playing Baltimore are 3-7
After playing NY Yankees are 4-6
After a win are 3-7
Baltimore Orioles Trends:
When playing on Monday are 7-3
Before playing Toronto are 5-5
After playing LA Dodgers are 2-6
After a loss are 8-2
A few Blue Jays at Orioles trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 7 of Toronto's last 9 games
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Toronto's last 7 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Toronto's last 6 games when playing Baltimore
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Toronto's last 6 games when playing on the road against Baltimore
Baltimore is 7-2 SU in its last 9 games when playing at home against Toronto
Baltimore is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games
Baltimore is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games at home
Baltimore is 6-3 SU in its last 9 games when playing Toronto
Toronto at Baltimore, Tuesday, April 23