Toronto Blue Jays take on Rays in baseball test
Toronto Blue Jays vs Tampa Bay Rays Odds
Baseball bettors look for value at Tropicana Field on Tuesday as host Tampa Bay battles the Toronto Blue Jays in baseball odds action.
Matt Moore gets the call for the Tampa Bay Rays and he will try to build on a 9-3 mark. In the other dugout, Mark Buehrle brings a 4-4 ledger to the game for the Blue Jays as he tries to quiet the Rays bats.
Sportsbooks such as Bovada had installed the Rays as -139 moneyline favorites in this particular MLB matchup. The total, meanwhile, was set early at 8 before betting at 5Dimes started to move the line.
This game matches up the No. 5 (Rays) and the No. 6 (Blue Jays) teams in their respective leagues, according to our current MLB Power Rankings.
How They Match Up:
At the plate, Tampa Bay owns the No. 6 ranking for hits in the American League at 8.8 per game. By contrast, the Blue Jays are rated No. 8 in the same category at 8.7 per game.
Toronto brings the American League's No. 12-rated defense to this matchup, facing the Rays' league No. 10-ranked defense.
Last time out for Toronto, they were a 4-1 loser as they battled the Rays on the road. Moneyline bettors who got the Rays at -138 were rewarded, while the 5 combined runs moved the game UNDER for totals bettors. Toronto didn't get the job done in their last match, falling 4-1 to Tampa Bay on Monday at Tropicana Field.
Toronto Blue Jays Trends:
When playing on Tuesday are 2-8
Before playing Tampa Bay are 5-5
After playing Tampa Bay are 3-7
After a loss are 6-4
Tampa Bay Rays Trends:
When playing on Tuesday are 5-5
Before playing Toronto are 7-3
After playing Toronto are 7-3
After a win are 3-7
A few Blue Jays at Rays trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Toronto's last 5 games on the road
Toronto is 11-1 SU in its last 12 games
Toronto is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Toronto's last 5 games when playing on the road against Tampa Bay
Tampa Bay is 11-2 SU in its last 13 games when playing at home against Toronto
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Tampa Bay's last 5 games when playing at home against Toronto
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Tampa Bay's last 8 games
Tampa Bay is 18-7 SU in its last 25 games when playing Toronto
Toronto at Tampa Bay, Wednesday, June 26