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Toronto Blue Jays
|71-85||September 24, 2013, 07:05 PM | Camden Yards||81-75|
MLB wagering interest swings to the Baltimore vs Toronto battle on Tuesday at Camden Yards as the Orioles try to defend home turf and reward moneyline bettors.
Baltimore hands the ball to starter Chris Tillman in this one and he'll try to improve on his 16-7 mark on the year. Toronto counters with Todd Redmond, who will try to quiet the fans and the Orioles bats at the same time.
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Bettors looking to back visiting Toronto before the first pitch in this match found them as 176-moneyline Underdog earlier today at Bovada. They saw the total of 8 earlier at TopBet.
According to new MLB Power Rankings here, it's the No. 12-ranked Orioles and the No. 11-rated Blue Jays in this matchup.
Last time out for Toronto, they were a 3-2 loser as they battled the White Sox on the road. Moneyline bettors who got the White Sox at -143 were rewarded, while the 5 combined runs moved the game UNDER for totals bettors. Toronto suffered a 3-2 loss against Chicago on Monday, as J.A. Happ wasn't able to lead his team to victory at U.S. Cellular Field.
Baltimore was a 5-4 loser in its last match on the road against the Rays. They lost as +111 underdogs, while the total score of 9 made winners of OVER bettors. Baltimore looks to rebound from a loss to the Rays, who beat them 5-4 on Monday behind a start from Chris Archer at Tropicana Field.
How They Match Up:
The game also pits Baltimore's No. 5-rated offense, averaging 4.58 runs per game, against a Blue Jays defense that ranks No. 28 at 4.68 in runs allowed per game. The Orioles have averaged 8.96 hits per game so far, more than Blue Jays batters have averaged on the year (8.56 hits per game).
Defensively, Toronto features the No. 23-rated defense on the road, allowing 4.45 runs per game. Baltimore, meanwhile, comes in at No. 4 at home, scoring 4.69 runs per game.
A few Blue Jays at Orioles trends to consider:
Toronto is 4-9 SU in its last 13 games
The total has gone UNDER in 9 of Toronto's last 11 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Toronto's last 5 games on the road
Toronto is 2-4 SU in its last 6 games when playing Baltimore
Baltimore is 0-5 SU in its last 5 games
The total has gone UNDER in 8 of Baltimore's last 10 games
Baltimore is 1-4 SU in its last 5 games at home
Baltimore is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games when playing Toronto
Toronto at Baltimore, Wednesday, September 25th