MLB betting line favors Red Sox over Blue Jays

Toronto Blue JaysBoston Red Sox
May 11, 1:35 PM | GrassFenway Park

Toronto Blue Jays vs Boston Red Sox Odds

13-24TEAM RECORD22-14

Boston will look to improve on its 22-14 record when take on Toronto, a key part of the MLB odds lineup on Saturday.

Boston sends Clay Buchholz out against Mark Buehrle for the Blue Jays in this game. Buchholz is 6-0 with a 1.60 ERA on the season, while Buehrle is 1-2 on the year and has a 7.03 ERA.

View Toronto vs Boston Odds and Stats.

Betting Line:
Sportsbooks such as 5Dimes had set the Red Sox as -200 favorites on the moneyline for this contest. The over under was hovering near 9 for bettors hoping to turn a profit on totals at Bovada.

Power Rankings:
This game puts the Red Sox, most recently No. 2 in the American League Odds Shark MLB Power Rankings, up against the Blue Jays, who rate an American League No. 10 in the latest survey.

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How They Match Up:
At the plate, Boston owns the No. 4 ranking for hits in the American League at 9.2 per game. By contrast, the Blue Jays are rated No. 14 in the same category at 7.8 per game.

Comparing defensive stats, Toronto owns the American League's No. 14-rated road mark, allowing 5.2 runs per game on the highway. Boston, on the other hand, rates No. 8 in scoring at home.

In their last action, Toronto was a 5-0 loser on the road against the Red Sox. Bettors on Boston at -207 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (5) sent UNDER bettors home happy as well. Toronto didn't plate a single run in their last outing, shut down by in a losing cause, 5-0, against Boston on Friday.

Toronto Blue Jays Trends:
When playing on Saturday are 3-7
Before playing Boston are 4-6
After playing Boston are 2-8
After a loss are 2-8

Boston Red Sox Trends:
When playing on Saturday are 3-7
Before playing Toronto are 5-5
After playing Toronto are 7-3
After a win are 5-5

A few Blue Jays at Red Sox trends to consider:
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Toronto's last 7 games
Toronto is 6-1 SU in its last 7 games when playing on the road against Boston
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Toronto's last 5 games on the road
Toronto is 4-11 SU in its last 15 games
Boston is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games when playing Toronto
The total has gone UNDER in 7 of Boston's last 9 games
Boston is 7-3 SU in its last 10 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Boston's last 6 games at home

Next up:
Toronto at Boston, Sunday, May 12

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