by OddsShark (@OddsShark)
The Toronto Blue Jays are catching a break in the pitching matchup, which might help with invoking the law of averages as they face a moneyline that has been far less than fruitful for their backers this season
The Blue Jays are the +125 home underdog while the Tampa Bay Rays are a -135 away favorite with a 9.5-run total on the MLB odds for Friday at sportsbooks monitored by OddsShark.com. This is the 16th time this season that the Blue Jays have been an underdog of +110 to +140 on the moneyline at home, and they went 2-13 in the first 15 matchups. The Rays are 11-9 in their last 20 games as an away favorite of -125 to -145 on the moneyline.
Rays at Blue Jays | OddsShark Matchup Report
The total has gone OVER in 13 of the Blue Jays’ last 20 home games as an underdog of +110 to +140 on the moneyline. Reliever Diego Castillo (1-6, 3.96 ERA, 10.0 strikeouts per nine innings) will be the first on the mound for Tampa Bay, making his first start of the season. The total went OVER in eight of the 11 games Castillo “started” last season.
This year, right-handed batters have some isolated power against Castillo …
Author: Nation World HQ / Blue Jays Nation