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With slugging outfielder George Springer sidelined, it might be hard for the Toronto Blue Jays to improve their fortunes at Yankee Stadium. The Blue Jays are +157 away underdogs and the New York Yankees are -182 favorites with a 7.5-run total on the baseball betting lines for Thursday at sportsbooks monitored by OddsShark.com.
The Blue Jays are 2-10 in their last 12 away games against the Yankees. Moneyline-wise, the Blue Jays are 5-11 in their last 16 away games as a +150 to +175 underdog at betting sites, with the OVER hitting 10 times. The Yankees are 9-4 in their last 13 home games as a -160 to -190 favorite, and nine of those matchups finished UNDER.
The teams split their season series 5-5 in 2020, with seven of the 10 matchups finishing OVER. The Blue Jays scored 6.1 runs per game and the Yankees scored 7.7, although that was skewed by one 20-run game.
Springer (oblique) is one of several power bats on both teams who will miss the series. The Yankees are missing first baseman Luke Voit (knee surgery) and third baseman Miguel Andujar (muscle strain), while rightfielder Aaron Judge (illness) has also been ailing.
Lefthander Hyun Jin Ryu (5-2, 2.69 ERA, 9.7 strikeouts per …
Author: Nation World HQ / Blue Jays Nation