Toronto Blue Jays vs. Atlanta Braves - 6/20/18 MLB Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Atlanta Braves (43-29) at Toronto Blue Jays (33-39)
MLB Baseball: Wednesday, June 20, 2018 at 12:37 pm (Rogers Centre)
A Sanchez (3-0) (1.93) vs. J Happ (8-3) (3.48)
The Line: Toronto Blue Jays -140 / Atlanta Braves +130 --- Over/Under: 8.5 See the Latest Odds
The Toronto Blue Jays host the Atlanta Braves in the series finale’ in Wednesday MLB.
The Atlanta Braves broke loose at the plate to down the Blue Jays 11-4 on Tuesday. Atlanta starter Michael Soroka was charged with all four runs on eight hits and a two BB in 4.2 frames before three relievers tossed 4.1 innings of scoreless baseball.
John E. Sokolowski-USA TODAY Sports
The Braves amassed 14 hits and six walks with Charlie Culberson going 2-5 with a homer and three runs while Johan Camargo went 4-5 with a homer, five RBI’s and two runs followed by Ender Inciarte who was 3-3 with three runs and three runs driven in.
Atlanta gives Wednesday’s series ending start at Toronto to unbeaten Anibal Sanchez. Sanchez has won back to back contests following a 4-2 win against San Diego with four hits allowed over seven frames.
The Toronto Blue Jays struggled on the mound in Tuesday’s one sided defeat to Atlanta. Toronto starter Jaime Garcia gave up five runs on five hits and three BB in three frames with three relievers combing to allow six runs over 4.2 innings.
The Blue Jays banged out eight hits and walked twice with Yangervis Solarte and Luke Maile each driving in a pair of runs. JA Happ draws the start in the final game of the series versus visiting Atlanta on Wednesday. Happ has not allowed a run in two starts covering 12 innings and is 8-3 with a 3.48 ERA.
Under is 10-1-1 in Atlanta last 12 Wednesday games and over is 7-1 in Atlanta last 8 road games and under is 7-2 in Atlanta last 9 interleague road games. Toronto are 3-13 in their last 16 Wednesday games and over is 7-2 in Toronto last 9 interleague games and under is 6-2 in Toronto last 8 Wednesday games. Atlanta are 16-7 in the last 23 meetings.
Atlanta is far and away the better team here but it the Blue Jays are going to win one it would be with Happ…