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Toronto Blue Jays
Boston Red Sox
|70-83||September 21, 2013, 07:10 PM | Fenway Park||94-61|
The Toronto Blue Jays will look to grab a road win when they take on the Red Sox in Boston at Fenway Park on Saturday in baseball odds action.
For the Red Sox, Clay Buchholz gets the ball, charged with keeping the Blue Jays hitters off the base paths. He'll face Mark Buehrle, 11-9 on the year.
View Toronto Blue Jays vs Boston Red Sox Odds and Stats.
Bettors looking to side with the Red Sox in this matchup found them as -10000 on the MLB money line at 5Dimes. Betting the over under instead? It was 10 at its open earlier today and hovering near that number at Sportsbook.ag.
The Red Sox sit at No. 1 in the current MLB power poll here at Odds Shark, while the Blue Jays sit at No. 11 on the same chart.
In their last action, Toronto was a 6-3 loser on the road against the Red Sox. Bettors on Boston at -208 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (9) sent OVER bettors home happy as well. Toronto suffered a 6-3 loss against Boston on Friday, as Esmil Rogers wasn't able to lead his team to victory at Fenway Park.
How They Match Up:
When it comes to getting on base, the visiting Blue Jays rank No. 13 at 8.59 hits per game. That compares with Boston’s No. 2 ranking in that category.
Pitching and defensive stats are important baseball handicapping factors and Boston has the No. 11-ranked defense. In the other dugout, the Blue Jays own the No. 28 mark in runs allowed.
A few Blue Jays at Red Sox trends to consider:
Toronto is 3-7 SU in its last 10 games
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Toronto's last 8 games
Boston is 19-6 SU in its last 25 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Boston's last 6 games
Toronto at Boston, Sunday, September 22nd