Let’s take a closer look at the MLB betting odds for this American League East matchup at the Rogers Centre, with the first pitch scheduled for 7:07 p.m. ET.
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Boston has alternated wins and losses over its last four games, as it comes off a 4-2 victory over Toronto as -125 road favorites Tuesday, while going UNDER the betting total for a third consecutive contest.
The Red Sox are 8-9 on the road with a money line of -100 to -125, with the UNDER going 9-8 in that situation. Let's breakdown this matchup and decide where we are best suited to place our MLB picks.
Toronto sits a season-high 17 games behind Boston in the division standings, as its bullpen has tallied a 5.31 ERA since the All-Star break—the third-worst mark in that particular category in baseball.
The Blue Jays are 4-8 as home underdogs of +100 to +125 this season, with the OVER going 6-5-1 in that situation.
Red Sox starting pitcher Jon Lester (10-7, 4.37 ERA) has watched the club drop his last two efforts, which includes a 5-1 road defeat to the Kansas City Royals last time out, as he allowed three runs (one earned) and five hits over seven frames.
The left-hander is 6-7 with a 4.85 ERA in 15 road appearances, surrendering 12 home runs in 91 combined innings.
In 26 career games versus the Blue Jays, Lester has posted a 14-7 record and 3.67 ERA, including a 3-0 mark and 2.79 ERA in four efforts this season.
Blue Jays starting pitcher Esmil Rogers (3-7, 5.12 ERA) has dropped three consecutive outings, including a 14-6 blowout loss at home to the Oakland Athletics, as he allowed seven runs and seven hits over three innings of work.
The right-hander is 1-3 with a 5.40 ERA in 19 home appearances (six starts), with opposing hitters batting .291 against him.
In six career appearances (one start) versus the Red Sox, Rogers has compiled a 0-1 record and 5.40 ERA.
MLB Pick: Boston Red Sox -150