Boston Red Sox vs Toronto Blue Jays in MLB odds
Toronto Blue Jays vs Boston Red Sox Odds
Boston will look to improve on its 22-15 record when take on Toronto, a key part of the MLB odds lineup on Sunday.
Ryan Dempster gets the call for the Boston Red Sox and he will try to build on a 2-3 mark. In the other dugout, Chad Jenkins brings a 0-0 ledger to the game for the Blue Jays as he tries to quiet the Red Sox bats.
Boston was a -200 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.
It's a baseball betting matchup between the American League No. 2-rated Red Sox and the league No. 10-ranked Blue Jays, according to the latest MLB power poll here at Odds Shark.
How They Match Up:
At the plate, Boston owns the No. 4 ranking for hits in the American League at 9.1 per game. By contrast, the Blue Jays are rated No. 13 in the same category at 7.8 per game.
Comparing defensive stats, Toronto owns the American League's No. 14-rated road mark, allowing 5.1 runs per game on the highway. Boston, on the other hand, rates No. 8 in scoring at home.
The Blue Jays were a 3-2 winner in their most recent outing on the road against the Red Sox. That made winners of bettors who got Toronto at +175 on the moneyline, while the total score (5) was good news for UNDER bettors. The Blue Jays grabbed a win last time out, defeating Clay Buchholz and the Red Sox 3-2 on Saturday at Fenway Park.
Toronto Blue Jays Trends:
When playing on Sunday are 5-5
Before playing San Francisco are 4-6
After playing Boston are 3-7
After a win are 3-7
Boston Red Sox Trends:
When playing on Sunday are 7-3
Before playing Tampa Bay are 5-5
After playing Toronto are 6-4
After a loss are 5-5
A few Blue Jays at Red Sox trends to consider:
Toronto is 7-1 SU in its last 8 games when playing on the road against Boston
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Toronto's last 8 games
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Toronto's last 6 games on the road
Toronto is 2-4 SU in its last 6 games when playing Boston
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Boston's last 5 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Boston's last 5 games at home
Boston is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games when playing Toronto
Boston is 1-4 SU in its last 5 games
Toronto home to San Francisco, Tuesday, May 14
Boston at Tampa Bay, Tuesday, May 14