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Toronto Blue Jays vs Los Angeles Angels Odds
The Los Angeles Angels host Toronto on Sunday, looking to build on their 51-58 mark against the 50-60 Blue Jays in MLB betting action at Angel Stadium.
The Angels will rely on C.J. Wilson to turn in a quality outing on the mound in this one, while Mark Buehrle will be his counterpart for the Blue Jays. C.J. Wilson is 11-6 this season, and Mark Buehrle is 7-7.
The Odds Shark MLB Power Rankings have the Angels at No. 8 in the American League and the Blue Jays at No. 11 in the American League heading into this contest.
How They Match Up:
The game also pits Los Angeles' No. 6-rated American League offense, averaging 4.6 runs per game, against a Blue Jays defense that ranks No. 14 in the American League at 4.9 in runs allowed per game. The Angels have averaged 9.2 hits per game so far, more than Blue Jays batters have averaged on the year (8.7 hits per game).
Defensively, Toronto features the American League's No. 11-rated defense on the road, allowing 4.6 runs per game. Los Angeles, meanwhile, comes in at No. 6 in the American League at home, scoring 4.6 runs per game.
Last time out for Toronto, they were a 7-3 loser as they battled the Angels on the road. Moneyline bettors who got the Angels at -160 were rewarded, while the 10 combined runs moved the game OVER for totals bettors. Toronto suffered a 7-3 loss against Los Angeles on Saturday, as Esmil Rogers wasn't able to lead his team to victory at Angel Stadium.
Toronto Blue Jays Trends:
When playing on Sunday are 4-6
Before playing Seattle are 2-8
After playing LA Angels are 3-7
After a loss are 3-7
Los Angeles Angels Trends:
When playing on Sunday are 5-5
Before playing Texas are 4-6
After playing Toronto are 7-3
After a win are 5-5
A few Blue Jays at Angels trends to consider:
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Toronto's last 5 games when playing LA Angels
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Toronto's last 5 games when playing on the road against LA Angels
The total has gone OVER in 7 of Toronto's last 9 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 9 of Toronto's last 13 games
The total has gone OVER in 5 of LA Angels' last 5 games when playing Toronto
LA Angels are 5-0 SU in their last 5 games when playing at home against Toronto
The total has gone OVER in 4 of LA Angels' last 5 games
LA Angels are 4-1 SU in their last 5 games at home
Toronto at Seattle, Monday, August 5
LA Angels home to Texas, Monday, August 5