Toronto Blue Jays vs. San Diego Padres - 7/27/16 MLB Pick, Odds, and Prediction
San Diego Padres (43-58) at Toronto Blue Jays (57-44)
MLB Baseball: Wednesday, July 27, 2016 at 12:37 pm (Rogers Centre)
Luis Perdomo (4-4) (6.93) vs. M Estrada (5-4) (2.94)
The Line: Toronto Blue Jays -235 / San Diego Padres +216 --- Over/Under: 9.5 See the Latest Odds
TV: FS-San Diego
The San Diego Padres and Toronto Blue Jays butt heads in interleague action Wednesday.
The San Diego Padres have been thrust in to the role of spoiler with plenty of opportunities to hurt playoff hopeful squads. The Padres have lost back to back games following a 7-6, 12 inning defeat at Toronto. SD starter Andrew Cashner allowed three runs over six frames before Carlos Villanueva gave up three runs in the 12th to absorb the loss. The Padres totaled ten hits with Alex Dickerson going deep and driving in three while Matt Kemp homered and drove in two while scoring twice. Rookie Luis Perdomo makes his first career start against the Blue Jays Wednesday. Perdomo comes off of a 5-3 win at Washington with two runs allowed on four hits over seven innings.
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The Toronto Blue Jays are trying to keep pace in the top heavy American League East. The Blue Jays rallied in the 9th and 12th to snatch victory from defeat with the offense saving the day. Jays starter Marcus Stroman gave up four runs on seven hits through 6.2 innings for a no decision with Jess Chavez allowing two in the 9th only to get the win wen Toronto scored three in the bottom of the 12th to make him the winner. Toronto posted eight hits and seven walks with Josh Donaldson going 2-6 with a homer and three RBI’s while Justin Smoak went solo. The Blue Jays hand the ball to Marco Estrada who sees San Diego for the first time since 2013. Estrada picked up a 2-1 loss to Seattle last time out with both runs given up on seven hits in six frames.
San Diego are 2-9 in their last 11 road games and the over is 11-3-1 in their last 15 interleague games while the Padres are 2-6 in their last 8 overall. The under is 8-1 in Toronto’s last 9 on astroturf and is 8-1 in their last 9 home games while the Blue Jays are 10-3 in their last 13 games on astroturf. Hopefully the Jays stay hot and snag another win…