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The Toronto Blue Jays will send out a reliable road starter, Tanner Roark, as they begin the last stop of what has been a seemingly endless road trip against the Boston Red Sox at Fenway Park on Friday night.
The Blue Jays are just 5-15 in their last 20 away games against the Red Sox, with the total going OVER for bettors 12 times on the MLB odds at sportsbooks monitored by OddsShark.com in that span. However, the Red Sox are in a down cycle that is reflected by an 8-12 record in their last 20 home games at Fenway Park.
Pitchers have generally been ahead of hitters early in the pandemic-delayed MLB regular season. The Blue Jays have had the total go UNDER in six of their 10 games, and the UNDER has also hit at betting sites in eight of the Red Sox’s 12 games. The young Blue Jays lineup built around Bo Bichette, Cavan Biggio and Vladimir Guerrero Jr. ranks 28th of 30 teams in on-base percentage (.273) and 23rd in slugging percentage (.369). The Red Sox hitters are 17th (.310) and eighth (.423) respectively.
The Blue Jays will start righthander Roark (1-0, 1.80 ERA, 9.0 strikeouts per nine …
Author: Nation World HQ / Blue Jays Nation