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The Toronto Blue Jays are retaining betting value as they look to extend a trend of starting each new series off on a winning note.
The Blue Jays are -125 home favourites with the Boston Red Sox stacking up as a +105 underdog with an 11-run total on the MLB odds for Tuesday at sportsbooks monitored by OddsShark.com. Toronto is 5-0 in its last five series-opening games, while Boston is on an 0-4 run over its last four games as a road underdog. The OVER has hit in five of the Blue Jays’ seven home games at Sahlen Field in Buffalo, with an average total of 12.
Centerfielder Randal Grichuk, whose .923 OPS (on-base percentage plus slugging) is second on the Blue Jays, has an injury concern after being lifted from Monday’s 6-4 win at Tampa Bay due to lower back tightness. Overall, the Blue Jays offence is averaging 4.56 runs per game, ranking 22nd out 30 MLB teams in on-base percentage (.311) and eighth in slugging (.445). The Red Sox are averaging 4.59 runs while ranking 19th in OBP (.319) and 13th in slugging (.425).
On the mound, there is a full two-run difference between the Blue Jays’ …
Author: Nation World HQ / Blue Jays Nation