Baltimore Orioles vs. Toronto Blue Jays Game 1- 9/30/15 MLB Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Toronto Blue Jays (91-65) at Baltimore Orioles (76-80)
MLB Baseball: Wednesday, September 30, 2015 at 4:05 pm (Camden Yards)
M Stroman (3-0) (1.89) vs. M Gonzalez (9-11) (4.85)
The Line: Baltimore Orioles / Toronto Blue Jays --- Over/Under: See the Latest Odds
The Baltimore Orioles shoot for consecutive wins against the visiting Toronto Blue Jays.
The Toronto Blue Jays are holding off the Yankees in the American League East and they are playing well. The Blue Jays stayed on a roll Monday with a come from behind 4-3 win at Baltimore. Starter Marco Estrada allowed all three runs on four hits over 7.1 frames. The Jays posted ten hits and walked twice with Edwin Encarnacion hitting his 36th homer while Ben Revere drove in a run and scored.The Blue Jays are hoping Marcus Stroman can continue his hot pitching when he opposes the Orioles. Stroman has won all three of his 2015 starts with a sparkling 1.89 ERA.
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The Baltimore Orioles dropped like a rock in the standings and will need a big run to reach .500. The Orioles have now lost four in a row after squandering an early 3-1 lead. Chris Tillman gave up two runs through 7.1 frames before Darren O’Day and Brad Brach gave up a run apiece. The Birds did their damage on four hits and a free pass with Ryan Flaherty supplying the offense with a three run bomb that scored Matt Weiters and Jonathan Schoop. The Orioles are scheduled to send Miguel Gonzalez to the bump against the heavy hitting Blue Jays. Gonzalez has gone 9-11 in 25 starts with a 1.38 WHIP and 4.85 ERA.
Toronto are 6-2 in their last 8 Tuesday games and are 40-14 in their last 54 overall while the over is 13-5 in their last 18 road games. The over is 8-1 in Baltimore’s last 9 home games and the under is 6-2 in Gonzalez’s last 8 Tuesday starts. The Blue Jays can win the East with the victory and don’t want to prolong things…