Yankees vs Blue Jays 09/07/20 – Odds and MLB Betting Trends

by OddsShark (@OddsShark)
Recent results on the field and a historical trend both appear to be promising for the Toronto Blue Jays in their first series this season against the New York Yankees.
The Blue Jays are -140 home favorites with the Yankees coming back as a +120 underdog and there is a 9.0-run total on the MLB odds for Monday at sportsbooks monitored by OddsShark.com. It is the first time this band of Blue Jays have been favored at home against the Yankees since the last such instance in this AL East matchup was on April 1, 2018, according to the OddsShark MLB Database.
The Blue Jays are 10-6 in their last 16 games at a home stadium, with a 7-8-1 over/under/push split. The Yankees are 4-10 in their last 14 games as an away underdog, with the UNDER hitting seven times with two pushes at online betting sites. In the long term, Toronto is 14-6 in its last 20 games as a home favorite against New York with the UNDER hitting 14 times.
Toronto’s bats are thriving at Sahlen Field in Buffalo. The Blue Jays are scoring 6.3 runs per game there and their .878 home OPS (on-base-plus-slugging) is the second-highest …

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Author: Zach Laing / Blue Jays Nation

Canadiens at Maple Leafs 10/05/19 – Odds and NHL Betting Trends

by OddsShark (@OddsShark)
Some recent mastery of their historical rival has sapped the Toronto Maple Leafs’ betting value, but they will take a pronounced totals trend into the tail end of their first back-to-back of the young season.
The Maple Leafs are a home favorite against the underdog Montreal Canadiens with a 6.0-goal total on the NHL odds for Saturday at sportsbooks monitored by OddsShark.com. Toronto is 7-1 in its last eight games against Montreal. The Maple Leafs are coming off of a 4-1 road win against the Columbus Blue Jackets on Friday and the total has gone UNDER in seven of their last 10 home games when they played the previous day. The total has also gone UNDER in 18 of their last 30 games when they played the previous day.
Canadiens at Maple Leafs | OddsShark Matchup Report
The Canadiens earned the so-called Bettman Point in their season opener on Thursday, suffering a 4-3 shootout loss against the Carolina Hurricanes. Montreal, which has spread out right wing Brendan Gallagher, center Max Domi and left wing Jonathan Drouin over its first three lines in the hope of creating a balanced attack, has struggled as a big road underdog, going 4-16 in their …

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Author: Nation World HQ / The Leafs Nation