Toronto Blue Jays home to Orioles in baseball betting action
Baltimore Orioles vs Toronto Blue Jays Odds
The Toronto Blue Jays look to emerge victorious in MLB odds action as the Orioles arrive at Rogers Centre on Saturday.
Baltimore puts its faith in starter Jason Hammel to earn a win and boost his personal mark of 1-0. Getting the ball for the Blue Jays is Henderson Alvarez, who owns a 0-0 record on the season with a 1.50 ERA.
The visitors opened as +-160 moneyline underdogs in this one at most online sportsbooks tracked at Odds Shark. The total opened at 8.5 for those preferring over under wagers.
The Odds Shark MLB Power Rankings have the Blue Jays at No. 11 in the American League and the Orioles at No. 3 in the American League heading into this contest.
How They Match Up:
Scoring stats point to some edges in this matchup. The game features Toronto's American League No. 2-ranked scoring average of 4.9 runs per game, against a Orioles offense rated No. 6 and scoring 4.6 runs per game in the league. The Blue Jays have averaged 7.6 hits per game to date this season, less than the Orioles hitters have managed (9.1 per nine innings).
Defensively, Baltimore features the American League's No. 9-rated defense on the road, allowing 5 runs per game. Toronto, meanwhile, comes in at No. 8 in the American League at home, scoring 4.2 runs per game.
Baltimore was a 7-5 winner in its last match on the road against the Blue Jays. They won as +168 underdogs, while the total score of 12 made winners of OVER bettors. The Orioles grabbed a win last time out, defeating Brandon Morrow and the Blue Jays 7-5 on Friday at Rogers Centre.
Baltimore Orioles Trends:
When playing on Saturday are 5-5
Before playing Toronto are 4-6
After playing Toronto are 3-7
After a win are 4-6
Toronto Blue Jays Trends:
When playing on Saturday are 7-3
Before playing Baltimore are 6-4
After playing Baltimore are 6-4
After a loss are 5-5
A few Orioles at Blue Jays trends to consider:
The total has gone OVER in 9 of Baltimore's last 10 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Baltimore's last 8 games when playing Toronto
Baltimore is 5-2 SU in its last 7 games on the road
Baltimore is 15-8 SU in its last 23 games
Toronto is 20-4 SU in its last 24 games when playing at home against Baltimore
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Toronto's last 8 games when playing Baltimore
Toronto is 15-7 SU in its last 22 games when playing Baltimore
Baltimore at Toronto, Sunday, April 15