Miami Marlins vs. Toronto Blue Jays - 9/2/18 MLB Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Toronto Blue Jays (61-74) at Miami Marlins (54-82)
MLB Baseball: Sunday, September 2, 2018 at 1:10 pm (Marlins Park)
Sean Reid-Foley (0-2) (8.68) vs. Pablo Lopez (2-4) (4.14)
The Line: Miami Marlins -108 / Toronto Blue Jays -102 --- Over/Under: 8.5 See the Latest Odds
The Toronto Blue Jays battle the Miami Marlins in Sunday MLB.
The Toronto Blue Jays pitching struggled early in a 6-3 defeat at Miami on Saturday. Toronto starter Marco Estrada was charged with all six runs on eight hits and three BB before the pen stopped the bleeding.
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The Blue Jays managed five hits with Justin Smoak clubbing a two run homer while Randal Grichuk recorded an RBI.
Sam Gaviglio toes the rubber at the Marlins in an interleague action on Sunday. Gaviglio comes off of a 7-0 loss at Baltimore where he allowed four runs on five seven hits and two BB in 5.2 frames.
The Miami Marlins put everything together in downing the visiting Blue Jays Saturday. Miami starter Wei-Yin Chen got the win with one run baseball over eight innings before Tayron Guerrero served up a two run homer in the 9th.
The Marlins totaled nine hits and walked three times with JT Realmuto gong 2-3 with a homer and two RBI’s while Brian Anderson and Martin Prado combined to knock in five runs.
The Marlins hand Sunday’s start versus the Blue Jays to rookie Pablo Lopez. In ten starts Lopez has gone2-4 with a 4.14 ERA covering 58.2 innings.
Toronto are 1-7 in their last 8 road games and Toronto are 1-7 in their last 8 games on grass and over is 26-10-1 in Toronto last 37 Sunday games. Miami are 7-21 in their last 28 overall and are 7-21 in their last 28 games on grass and are 5-11 in their last 16 Sunday games. Over is 6-2-2 in the last 10 meetings.
It doesn’t look like the pitching is rock solid so if I were touching this I’d go small on the over…