by OddsShark (@OddsShark) – Sponsored Post
A shortened regular season could increase the chance of a Cinderella team crashing Major League Baseball’s playoff party, but that might only go so far with the Toronto Blue Jays in 2020.
While the start date and length of the MLB regular season is fluid due to the COVID-19 pandemic, playoff betting props are live. The Blue Jays are currently listed back at +600 to make the playoffs and -800 to miss them at sportsbooks monitored by OddsShark.com. While Toronto has upgraded its roster and there is reason to expected continued improvement from second-year everyday players Bo Bichette, Cavan Biggio and Vladimir Guerrero, it could take a lot to go from last season’s .414 winning percentage (67-95) to the .593 pace that it took to earn a American League wild-card spot in 2019.
Beyond a shoo-in such as the New York Yankees (-4000 to make, +1400 miss) or the Los Angeles Dodgers (-5000 make, +2000), there are value plays across all six MLB divisions. The Tampa Bay Rays (-120, +100), with a balanced offense led by Austin Meadows and their deep pitching, have retained betting value as the AL East has been thinned out with the Boston …
Author: Nation World HQ / Blue Jays Nation