by OddsShark (@OddsShark)
The Toronto Blue Jays and starting pitcher Jacob Waguespack take a strong UNDER trend into a matchup against one of the National League’s powerhouses.
The Blue Jays are the +210 away underdog (wager $100 to win $210), while the Atlanta Braves are the -250 home favorite (wager $250 to win $100) with a 9.5-run total on the MLB oddsfor Monday at sportsbooks monitored by OddsShark.com.
Blue Jays at Braves | OddsShark Matchup Report
Interleague away games have been a tough nut to crack this season for the Blue Jays, who are 1-7 in their last eight away games against National League teams. They are also 5-15 in their last 20 away games as a moneyline underdog of +200 or more, according to the OddsShark MLB Database, and nine of the 11 most recent games in that sample have finished UNDER.
Atlanta is 12-4 in its last 16 home games as a favorite of -200 or farther into minus money at betting sites, with the total finishing at an even 8-8.
Both rookie right-hander Waguespack (4-2, 3.93 ERA, 6.9 strikeouts per nine innings) and Atlanta right-hander Mike Soroka (10-3, 2.44 ERA, 6.9 SO/9) are making their second consecutive start against the same team, since the Blue Jays and Braves split …
Author: Cam Lewis / Blue Jays Nation