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Brandon Beachy out to silence Blue Jays bats in MLB contest

Toronto Blue JaysAtlanta Braves
June 8, 7:35 PM | GrassTurner Field

Toronto Blue Jays vs Atlanta Braves Odds

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Inter-league play resumes on Friday as the Braves take on the Blue Jays at Turner Field in a key battle on the odds menu.

The match puts starter Kyle Drabek for the Blue Jays on the hill facing Brandon Beachy for the Braves. Drabek brings a 4-6 mark to the game, while Beachy is 5-4 to date on the season.

View Toronto vs Atlanta Odds and Stats.

Betting Line:
On the opening MLB line for this matchup, Atlanta sat as -175 favorites. The total was set at 8.

Power Rankings:
This game matches up the No. 8 (Braves) and the No. 4 (Blue Jays) teams in their respective leagues, according to our current MLB Power Rankings.

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How They Match Up:
At the plate, Atlanta owns the No. 6 ranking for hits in the National League at 8.8 per game. By contrast, the Blue Jays are rated No. 9 in the same category at 8.6 per game.

Atlanta owns the National League's No. 10 defense, allowing 4.2 men per game to cross the plate. That contrasts with Toronto's American League No. 8-rated defense.

In their last action, Toronto was a 4-3 loser on the road against the White Sox. Bettors on Chicago at -146 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (7) sent UNDER bettors home happy as well. Toronto didn't get the job done in their last match, falling 4-3 to Chicago on Thursday at U.S. Cellular Field.

Atlanta won its last outing, an 8-2 result against the Marlins on June 7. Bettors who backed the Braves at +123 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (10) sent OVER bettors to the payout window. The Braves enjoyed an 8-2 victory at the expense of the Marlins on Thursday, with Mike Minor throwing 5 innings of 4-hit ball at Marlins Park.

Toronto Blue Jays Trends:
When playing on Friday are 6-4
Before playing Atlanta are 3-7
After playing Chi White Sox are 7-3
After a loss are 4-6

Atlanta Braves Trends:
When playing on Friday are 8-2
Before playing Toronto are 7-3
After playing Miami are 8-2
After a win are 5-5

A few Blue Jays at Braves trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Toronto's last 7 games when playing Atlanta
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Toronto's last 7 games when playing on the road against Atlanta
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Toronto's last 8 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Toronto's last 7 games
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Atlanta's last 5 games at home
Atlanta is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games when playing Toronto
Atlanta is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games when playing at home against Toronto
Atlanta is 6-1 SU in its last 7 games

Next up:
Toronto at Atlanta, Saturday, June 9

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