Tanaka set to make debut for Yankees
Masahiro Tanaka is set to make his major league debut for the New York Yankees on Friday night as they take on the Toronto Blue Jays in MLB betting action at the sportsbooks at the Rogers Centre.
The Yankees won six of their last 10 games against the Blue Jays last season, although Toronto did manage to pick up the victory in four of their last six meetings. The OVER only paid out twice for totals bettors in the last 10 games between the Yankees and the Blue Jays.
The match puts Tanaka for the Yankees on the hill facing Dustin McGowan for the Blue Jays.
It's a baseball betting matchup between the No. 17-rated Blue Jays and the league No. 23-ranked Yankees, according to the latest MLB power poll here at Odds Shark.
New York was a 4-2 winner in its last match on the road against the Astros. They won as -145 favorites, while the total score of 6 made winners of UNDER bettors. New York got the job done in their last match in a 4-2 victory over Houston on Thursday at Minute Maid Park behind starter Ivan Nova.
In their last action, Toronto was a 7-2 loser on the road against the Rays. Bettors on Tampa Bay at -148 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (9) sent OVER bettors home happy as well. Toronto didn't get the job done in their last match, falling 7-2 to Tampa Bay on Thursday at Tropicana Field.
New York at Toronto, Saturday, April 5th