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MLB Betting Line Favors the Toronto Blue Jays over the Boston Red Sox

The Boston Red Sox pay a visit to Toronto on Friday, hoping to shut down the Blue Jays bats in baseball betting action at Rogers Centre.

It's a pitching duel between Aaron Sanchez for the Toronto Blue Jays (4-1 on the year) and Joe Kelly for Boston Red Sox (2-0 so far).

Opening Odds & Computer Pick

Toronto was a -128 moneyline favorites earlier in the day at BetOnline, based on the starting pitcher matchup. That pairing made odds makers at 5Dimes pick an opening over under number of 9.

Odds Shark computer prediction formulas pick a 4.6-3.0 win for the Red Sox on Friday. View the computer score prediction and who will win the pick on the moneyline for all upcoming MLB matchups here.

Boston Red Sox vs Toronto Blue Jays Matchup

Team Betting Records & Power Rankings

24-25 Toronto battles the Red Sox, currently with a 29-18 mark. Stay Informed: follow us on Twitter for odds specials, betting line moves and Toronto vs Boston injuries news.

This game puts the Toronto Blue Jays, most recently No. 18 in Odds Shark MLB Power Rankings, up against the Boston Red Sox, who rate a No. 1 in the latest survey.

Statistical Matchup

Rating these teams in several key categories is important for handicappers and Toronto has baseball's No. 21-rated offensive output, at 7.84 hits per game. The Boston Red Sox average 10.51 hits per game, good for No. 1 on the list.

Pitching and defensive stats are important baseball handicapping betting factors and Toronto has the No. 10-ranked defense. In the other dugout, the Red Sox own the No. 18 mark in runs allowed.

Recent Outings Betting Recap

Boston looks to rebound from a loss to the Rockies, who beat them 8-2 on Thursday behind a start from Jon Gray at Fenway Park.

Toronto looks to continue its winning ways following a victory last time out against the Yankees, a 3-1 final on Thursday in support of J Happ at Yankee Stadium.

Betting Trends
  • Boston is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games
  • The total has gone OVER in 11 of Boston's last 16 games
  • Boston is 2-4 SU in its last 6 games on the road
  • Boston is 6-3 SU in its last 9 games when playing Toronto
  • Toronto is 5-2 SU in its last 7 games
  • The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Toronto's last 5 games
  • Toronto is 0-5 SU in its last 5 games at home
  • Toronto is 3-6 SU in its last 9 games when playing Boston

Next Betting Matchups

Boston at Toronto, Saturday, May 28th