by OddsShark (@OddsShark)
The Toronto Blue Jays have managed to be fairly competitive in their travels through the AL West division this season, and it might not hurt that they’re going from facing baseball’s best pitching staff to one of its worst.
The Blue Jays are a -120 away favorite (bet $120 to win $100) while the Seattle Mariners are an even-money home underdog with an 9.5-run total on the MLB odds for Friday at sportsbooks monitored by OddsShark.com.
Blue Jays at Mariners | OddsShark Matchup Report
The Blue Jays are 5-7 in their last 12 away games against the AL West and are also 6-5 in their last 11 games as an away favorite. However, the Mariners are 6-14 in their last 20 games as a home underdog, according to the OddsShark MLB Database. The total has gone UNDER in nine of Seattle’s last 14 games as a home underdog.
Toronto is coming off being swept in an interleague series by the Los Angeles Dodgers, who earned walk-off wins in the last two contests. The Dodgers’ pitchers have the lowest era in Major League Baseball while the Mariners’ are ranked 27th of 30 teams, six spots below the Blue Jays.
Right-hander Trent Thornton (4 …
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