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Divisional bragging rights will be on the line on Wednesday when the Toronto Blue Jays and the Baltimore Orioles meet at Camden Yards.
The Blue Jays will give the ball to starter Esmil Rogers in this one. Righthander Rogers is 4-6 this season with a 4.57 ERA.
The Orioles will counter Rogers with Bud Norris. Righthander Norris has a 4.08 ERA to go along with a 10-10 record this season.
The Blue Jays were a 3-2 winner in their most recent outing on the road against the Orioles. That made winners of bettors who got Toronto at +153 on the moneyline, while the total score (5) was good news for UNDER bettors.
Baltimore has lost 6 straight games.
Toronto: 72-85 SU
Baltimore: 81-76 SU
Toronto most recently:
When playing on Wednesday are 4-6
Before playing Baltimore are 5-5
After playing Baltimore are 6-4
After a win are 3-7
Baltimore most recently:
When playing on Wednesday are 7-3
Before playing Toronto are 4-6
After playing Toronto are 5-5
After a loss are 3-7
A few trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 10 of Toronto's last 12 games
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Toronto's last 6 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Toronto's last 5 games when playing Baltimore
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Toronto's last 5 games when playing on the road against Baltimore
The total has gone UNDER in 9 of Baltimore's last 11 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Baltimore's last 5 games when playing Toronto
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Baltimore's last 5 games when playing at home against Toronto
Baltimore is 11-5 SU in its last 16 games when playing at home against Toronto
Baltimore home to Toronto, Thursday, September 26