Baseball Matchup - Toronto Blue Jays Los Angeles Dodgers Odds Preview
Los Angeles Dodgers vs Toronto Blue Jays Odds
Toronto's pitching staff and batting order hope to create an unwelcoming environment in interleague play on Tuesday when the Los Angeles Dodgers pay a visit to Rogers Centre.
Chris Capuano, with a record of 3-6 on the season, gets the ball for the Dodgers, while the Blue Jays trot Todd Redmond to the mound in this one. He is 1-0 so far in 2013.
Toronto was a -108 moneyline favorites earlier in the day at BetOnline, based on the starting pitcher matchup. That pairing made odds makers at Sportsbook.ag settle on an opening over under number of 9.5.
According to new MLB Power Rankings here, it's the American League No. 11-ranked Blue Jays and the National League No. 3-rated Dodgers in this matchup.
How They Match Up:
When it comes to getting on base, the visiting Dodgers rank No. 4 in the National League at 8.9 hits per game. That compares with Toronto’s No. 7 ranking in that category.
Comparing defensive stats, Los Angeles owns the National League's No. 5-rated road mark, allowing 3.9 runs per game on the highway. Toronto, on the other hand, rates No. 3 in scoring at home.
In their last action, Los Angeles was a 14-5 winner on the road against the Blue Jays. Bettors on Los Angeles at +117 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (19) sent OVER bettors home happy as well. Los Angeles looks to continue its winning ways following a victory last time out against the Blue Jays, a 14-5 final on Monday in support of Hyun-Jin Ryu at Rogers Centre.
Los Angeles Dodgers Trends:
When playing on Tuesday are 9-1
Before playing Toronto are 3-7
After playing Toronto are 5-5
After a win are 7-3
Toronto Blue Jays Trends:
When playing on Tuesday are 5-5
Before playing LA Dodgers are 4-6
After playing LA Dodgers are 5-5
After a loss are 4-6
A few Dodgers at Blue Jays trends to consider:
LA Dodgers are 5-0 SU in their last 5 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 5 of LA Dodgers' last 5 games when playing Toronto
LA Dodgers are 5-1 SU in their last 6 games
LA Dodgers are 4-1 SU in their last 5 games when playing on the road against Toronto
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Toronto's last 5 games when playing LA Dodgers
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Toronto's last 5 games when playing at home against LA Dodgers
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Toronto's last 7 games
Toronto is 1-4 SU in their last 5 games when playing at home against LA Dodgers
LA Dodgers at Toronto, Wednesday, July 24