by OddsShark (@OddsShark)
The long-term trends seem to be signaling that the Toronto Blue Jays might stay in their pattern of playing in higher-scoring games, although they have a tough pitching matchup on Tuesday.
The Blue Jays are the +149 home underdog (bet $100 to win $149) while the Boston Red Sox are a -159 away favorite (bet $159 to win $100) with a 9.5-run total on the MLB betting lines for Tuesday at sportsbooks monitored by OddsShark.com. The OddsShark MLB Database shows that the Blue Jays are 4-13 in their last 17 games as a home underdog, with the total going OVER in 11 of those contests. The Red Sox are 16-4 in their last 20 away games against Toronto, with the total finishing OVER in seven of the most recent eight.
Red Sox at Blue Jays | OddsShark Matchup Report
Toronto’s last 10 homes have had an average total of 11.2, while Boston’s last 10 away games have had an average total of 10.4.
For the opener of this three-game series, the Blue Jays are starting righthander Trent Thornton (2-5, 4.60 ERA), who has had the total go OVER in five of his seven home starts. Thornton, who didn’t get past the fourth inning of his most recent …
Author: Nation World HQ / Blue Jays Nation