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|Oakland Athletics vs. Toronto Blue Jays|
The Oakland Athletics and the Toronto Blue Jays will both be gunning for a victory on Friday when they meet at Rogers Centre.
The Athletics will pin their hopes on the pitching of righthander Jarrod Parker in this game. Parker has a 7-6 record and a 4.02 ERA this season.
It'll be Esmil Rogers toeing the rubber for the Blue Jays in this contest. Righthander Rogers is 2-4 with a 4.77 ERA so far this season.Oakland was a 6-5 loser in its last match on the road against the Reds. They lost as +115 underdogs, while the total score of 11 made winners of OVER bettors. The Blue Jays were a 9-7 loser in their most recent outing on the road against the Mariners. That made winners of bettors who got Seattle at +102 on the moneyline, while the total score (16) was good news for OVER bettors. Current streak:
Oakland has lost 3 straight games.
Oakland: 64-49 SU
Toronto: 53-61 SU
Oakland most recently:
When playing on Friday are 5-5
Before playing Toronto are 7-3
After playing Cincinnati are 5-5
After a loss are 5-5
Toronto most recently:
When playing on Friday are 2-8
Before playing Oakland are 4-6
After playing Seattle are 4-6
After a loss are 4-6
A few trends to consider:
Toronto home to Oakland, Saturday, August 10