Blue Jays vs. Mariners - 5/24/15 MLB Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Seattle Mariners (19-22) at Toronto Blue Jays (19-25)
MLB Baseball: Sunday, May 24, 2015 at 1:07 pm (Rogers Centre)
T Walker (1-4) (7.47) vs. A Sanchez (3-4) (4.17)
The Line: Toronto Blue Jays -130 / Seattle Mariners +120 --- Over/Under: 9 See the Latest Odds
TV: ROOT-NW, RSN
The Seattle Mariners look to sweep the Toronto Blue Jays Sunday afternoon.
The Seattle Mariners look for a win after winning five of their last eight games. The Mariners have scored 11 runs in their last three games and four or more runs in five of their last six games. The Mariners have won six of their last eight games when scoring more than three runs. Nelson Cruz leads Seattle with 57 hits and 34 RBI while Kyle Seager and Brad Miller have combined for 36 RBI. The Seattle Mariners have split their last eight road games. Taijuan Walker gets the ball, and he’s 1-4 with a 7.47 ERA and 36 strikeouts this season. This will be Walker’s second career game against the Blue Jays.
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The Toronto Blue Jays need a win after losing six of their last eight games. The Blue Jays have scored 13 runs in their last three games and three or less runs in five of their last seven games. The Blue Jays have lost nine straight games when scoring three or less runs. Josh Donaldson leads Toronto with 52 hits and 28 RBI while Edwin Encarnacion and Devon Travis have combined for 56 RBI. The Toronto Blue Jays have split their last 10 home games. Aaron Sanchez takes the hill, and he’s 3-4 with a 4.17 ERA and 30 strikeouts this season. This will be Sanchez’s second career game against the Mariners.
The Mariners are 1-4 in their last 5 during game 3 of a series and 5-2 in their last 7 Sunday games. The Blue Jays are 0-4 in their last 4 during game 3 of a series and 2-8 in their last 10 vs. American League West. The Mariners are 17-37 in the last 54 meetings in Toronto.
The Blue Jays are in a nasty slump and have shown no signs of turning things around. I'll gladly take the Mariners and the plus money once again.