Justin Masterson faces Esmil Rogers in MLB odds action
Toronto Blue Jays vs Cleveland Indians Odds
The Cleveland Indians will look to bolster their win total and reward moneyline bettors when the Toronto Blue Jays invade Progressive Field on Wednesday.
Esmil Rogers gets the ball in front of a hostile crowd for the Blue Jays on this day; he's 2-2 on the season. The Indians, meanwhile, will counter with Justin Masterson, who will be looking to improve on his 10-7 mark.
The visitors were +-143 moneyline underdogs in this one earlier in the day at most online sportsbooks including Bovada. The total was 8.5 at GTbets.eu for those preferring over under wagers.
The MLB Power Rankings at Odds Shark show the American League's No. 11-rated Blue Jays taking on the American League's No. 9-rated Indians in this contest.
How They Match Up:
On offense, it's a battle between Cleveland and its American League No. 3-rated batting order, averaging 4.8 runs per nine innings, against the American League's No. 8 lineup of the Blue Jays at 4.6 runs per outing.
Comparing defensive stats, Toronto owns the American League's No. 8-rated road mark, allowing 4.4 runs per game on the highway. Cleveland, on the other hand, rates No. 9 in scoring at home.
Toronto lost its last outing, a 3-0 result against the Indians on July 9. Bettors who backed the Indians at +100 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (3) sent UNDER bettors to the payout window. The Blue Jays were shut out in their last start, struggling to get much going against the Cleveland staff and losing 3-0 to the Indians on Tuesday at Progressive Field.
Toronto Blue Jays Trends:
When playing on Wednesday are 7-3
Before playing Cleveland are 7-3
After playing Cleveland are 5-5
After a loss are 6-4
Cleveland Indians Trends:
When playing on Wednesday are 3-7
Before playing Toronto are 3-7
After playing Toronto are 4-6
After a win are 5-5
A few Blue Jays at Indians trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 10 of Toronto's last 12 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Toronto's last 5 games when playing Cleveland
Toronto is 5-2 SU in its last 7 games when playing on the road against Cleveland
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Toronto's last 6 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Cleveland's last 5 games when playing Toronto
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Cleveland's last 6 games at home
Cleveland is 2-4 SU in its last 6 games at home
Cleveland is 2-5 SU in its last 7 games
Toronto at Cleveland, Thursday, July 11