Cardinals vs. Blue Jays Free Pick
TORONTO, CANADA (The Spread) - The Blue Jays will look to take two-of-three from the Cardinals today when they host the Redbirds at 1:07PM ET.
ODDS: According to oddsmakers from online sports book Bovada.lv, the Blue Jays are -140 money line favorites over the Cardinals, who are +129 on the ML. The total, meanwhile, is currently sitting at 9 runs.
LINE MOVEMENT: The Cardinals opened as +137 money line underdogs but their odds have dropped to +129, while the Blue Jays' odds have gone from -149 down to -140. The total hasn't budged since opening at 9.
PITCHING MATCHUP: The Cardinals will start Jaime Garcia, who is 1-0 with a 5.47 ERA versus the Jays' Drew Hutchinson, who is 4-3 with a 3.50 ERA. St. Louis enters play with a 32-31 record and is 16-17 on the road, while Toronto is 38-25 overall and 19-14 at home.
PUBLIC BETTING: Of the current wagers placed on tonight’s game, 66% of the betting public currently favors Toronto. This information is subject to change, however, so make sure you click on the link provided for the most updated numbers.
MLB FREE PICK: Take Toronto. According to latest MLB trends, the Cardinals are just 1-5 in their last six games versus the Blue Jays and 0-4 in their last four games following a win. They're also 1-6 in Garcia's last seven Sunday starts, 1-4 in his last five starts versus a team with a winning record, and 2-11 in his last 13 starts during Game 3 of a series. On the other side, the Blue Jays are 6-1 in their last seven Interleague games, 4-1 in their last five games following a loss and 4-0 in Hutchison's last four starts.
MLB FREE PICK: TORONTO BLUE JAYS -140