AL Pennant Odds Roundup: Blue Jays Bolster Futures

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The Toronto Blue Jays offer enticing value on the American League championship futures, since they appear to be far from done adding talent for a deep run in 2021.
The Blue Jays are listed at +900 on the odds to win the American League pennant at sportsbooks monitored by The New York Yankees have the top odds at +250, followed by the Chicago White Sox (+400) and Minnesota Twins (+800). The Blue Jays are getting the same odds at online sports betting sites as the Oakland Athletics (+900) and reigning league champion Tampa Bay Rays (+900), followed by the Houston Astros (+1000) and Los Angeles Angels (+1600).
Toronto has already signed three all-stars as free agents: middle infielder Marcus Semien, a one-time American League MVP finalist, slugging outfielder George Springer, and closer Kirby Yates. There is widespread speculation that president Mark Shapiro and general manager Ross Atkins will add more pieces to a team that earned a wild-card berth in the expanded 16-team MLB playoffs last season, putting together a 32-28 record in the pandemic-shortened regular season.
Toronto scored the third-most runs in the AL last season with a lineup whose seven best hitters, according to OPS+ (park-adjusted on-base plus slugging percentages), …

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Author: Nation World HQ / Blue Jays Nation

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