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Aug 21, 4:05 PM | GrassOverstock.com Coliseum

Toronto Blue Jays vs Oakland Athletics Odds

64-62TEAM RECORD57-69

Baseball bettors look for value at Overstock.com Coliseum on Sunday as host Oakland battles the Toronto Blue Jays in baseball odds action.

The Athletics will rely on Guillermo Moscoso to turn in a quality outing on the mound in this one, while Luis Perez will be his counterpart for the Blue Jays. Guillermo Moscoso is 6-5 this season, and Luis Perez is 0-0.

View Toronto vs Oakland Odds and Stats.

Betting Line:
Oakland opened as -135 moneyline favorites in this baseball match, based on the starting pitcher matchup. That pairing made odds makers settle on an opening over under number of 8.5.

Power Rankings:
The Athletics - Blue Jays odds would favor the Athletics if the lines were set according to our power ranks. Oakland is rated No. 4 in the current American League Odds Shark poll, while Toronto is at No. 5 in the American League.

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How They Match Up:
At the plate, Oakland owns the No. 12 ranking for hits in the American League at 8.3 per game. By contrast, the Blue Jays are rated No. 7 in the same category at 8.8 per game.

Defensively, Toronto features the American League's No. 6-rated defense on the road, allowing 4.1 runs per game. Oakland, meanwhile, comes in at No. 9 in the American League at home, scoring 4.2 runs per game.

The Blue Jays were a 5-1 loser in their most recent outing on the road against the Athletics. That made winners of bettors who got Oakland at -140 on the moneyline, while the total score (6) was good news for UNDER bettors. The Blue Jays were saddled with a loss last time out in Henderson Alvarez's start, as they lost 5-1 against Oakland on Saturday at Overstock.com Coliseum.

Toronto Blue Jays Trends:
When playing on Sunday are 5-5
Before playing Kansas City are 7-3
After playing Oakland are 4-6
After a loss are 7-3

Oakland Athletics Trends:
When playing on Sunday are 4-6
Before playing NY Yankees are 4-6
After playing Toronto are 6-4
After a win are 5-5

A few Blue Jays at Athletics trends to consider:
Toronto is 2-5 SU in its last 7 games when playing Oakland
Toronto is 1-4 SU in its last 5 games when playing on the road against Oakland
The total has gone OVER in 14 of Oakland's last 17 games at home
Oakland is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games
Oakland is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games at home
Oakland is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games when playing at home against Toronto

Next up:
Toronto home to Kansas City, Tuesday, August 23
Oakland at NY Yankees, Tuesday, August 23

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