Blue Jays vs. Orioles - 9/6/15 MLB Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Baltimore Orioles (65-69) at Toronto Blue Jays (76-57)
MLB Baseball: Sunday, September 6, 2015 at 1:07 pm (Rogers Centre)
W Chen (8-7) (3.36) vs. M Buehrle (14-6) (3.53)
The Line: Toronto Blue Jays -168 / Baltimore Orioles +158 --- Over/Under: 9 See the Latest Odds
The Baltimore Orioles and Toronto Blue Jays play a rubber game Sunday afternoon.
The Baltimore Orioles need a win after losing six of their last eight games. The Orioles have scored 18 runs in their last three games and three or less runs in seven of their last nine games. The Orioles have lost 15 straight when scoring three or less runs. Manny Machado leads Baltimore with 154 hits and 68 RBI while Adam Jones and Chris Davis have combined for 169 RBI. The Baltimore Orioles have lost five of their last six road games. Chris Tillman gets the ball, and he’s 9-10 with a 4.87 ERA and 97 strikeouts this season. Tillman is 4-9 with a 5.68 ERA and 75 strikeouts in his career against the Blue Jays.
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The Toronto Blue Jays look to keep rolling after winning six of their last eight games. The Blue Jays have scored 12 runs in their last three games and four or more runs in six of their last eight games. The Blue Jays have won 11 straight when scoring more than three runs. Josh Donaldson leads Toronto with 157 hits and 112 RBI while Edwin Encarnacion and Jose Bautista have combined for 183 RBI. The Toronto Blue Jays have won seven of their last 10 home games. Mark Buehrle takes the hill, and he’s 14-6 with a 3.53 ERA and 80 strikeouts this season. Buehrle is 11-10 with a 3.52 ERA and 93 strikeouts in his career against the Orioles.
The Orioles are 23-11 in their last 34 during game 3 of a series and 1-4 in Tillmans last 5 starts. The Blue Jays are 18-6 in their last 24 during game 3 of a series and 5-0 in their last 5 Sunday games. The Orioles are 1-5 in Tillmans last 6 starts vs. Blue Jays.
The O's still look like a team that's given up on the season, while the Blue Jays are back in one of those grooves where they can't do anything wrong, especially at home. Blue Jays have to be the pick once again.