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Blue Jays face Red Sox

The Boston Red Sox opened the season 1-3 and are favorites again today as they pay a visit to Rogers Centre.

The Blue Jays will turn to Kyle Drabek in this one, while the Red Sox send Daniel Bard (0-0) to the hill.

In two starts last year against Drabek, Boston scored 21 runs against him and the Jay bullpen.

View Boston vs Toronto Odds and Stats.

Betting Line:
The visitors opened as -110 moneyline underdogs in this one at most online sportsbooks tracked at Odds Shark, inclusing TopBet. The total opened at 9.5 for those preferring over under wagers.

Power Rankings:
The Blue Jays sit at No. 11 in the American League in the current MLB power poll here at Odds Shark, while the Red Sox sit at an American League No. 5 on the same chart.

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How They Match Up:
At the plate, Toronto owns the No. 8 ranking for hits in the American League at 8 per game. By contrast, the Red Sox are rated No. 5 in the same category at 9.2 per game.

Comparing defensive stats, Boston owns the American League's No. 14-rated road mark, allowing 7 runs per game on the highway. Toronto, on the other hand, rates No. 8 in scoring at home.

Last time out for Boston, they were a 4-2 winner as they battled the Blue Jays on the road. Moneyline bettors who got the Red Sox at +118 were rewarded, while the 6 combined runs moved the game UNDER for totals bettors. The Red Sox enjoyed a 4-2 victory at the expense of the Blue Jays on Monday, with Felix Doubront throwing 5 innings of 4-hit ball at Rogers Centre.

Boston Red Sox Trends:
When playing on Tuesday are 4-6
Before playing Toronto are 4-6
After playing Toronto are 4-6
After a win are 1-9

Toronto Blue Jays Trends:
When playing on Tuesday are 6-4
Before playing Boston are 5-5
After playing Boston are 5-5
After a loss are 5-5

 

A few Red Sox at Blue Jays trends to consider:
The total has gone OVER in 10 of Boston's last 13 games when playing on the road against Toronto
Boston is 15-7 SU in its last 22 games when playing on the road against Toronto
The total has gone OVER in 10 of Boston's last 15 games
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Boston's last 6 games when playing Toronto
The total has gone OVER in 10 of Toronto's last 13 games when playing at home against Boston
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Toronto's last 8 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Toronto's last 6 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Toronto's last 6 games when playing Boston

Next up:
Boston at Toronto, Wednesday, April 11

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