|MLB Blue Jays vs. Orioles Picks & Predictions for July 3, 2014|
|Written by ATSSportsline.com|
|Thursday, 03 July 2014 13:18|
Blue Jays vs. Orioles Free Pick
OAKLAND, CA (ATS Consultants) – The A’s will look to bounce back from a rough series in Detroit tonight when they host the Blue Jays at 9:05PM ET.
ODDS: According to oddsmakers from online sports book BetDSI, the A’s are -151 money line favorites over the Blue Jays, who are +139 money line underdogs. The total, meanwhile, is currently sitting at 7.5 runs for tonight’s game.
LINE MOVEMENT: The A’s opened as -167 money line favorites but their odds have dropped to -151, while the Blue Jays’ odds have gone from +154 down to +139. The total opened at 7 but has jumped to 7.5 at most online and Vegas sports books.
PITCHING MATCHUP: The Blue Jays will throw R.A. Dickey, who is 6-7 with a 4.24 ERA, versus Sonny Gray, who is 7-3 with a 3.20 ERA for the A’s. Toronto is 47-39 on the year and 22-18 on the road, while Oakland is 51-33 overall and 24-15 at home.
MLB FREE PICK: Take the under. According to latest MLB trends, the under is 4-0 in the last four meetings between these two teams and 4-1 in the A’s last five games as a home favorite. The under is also 4-1 in the A’s last five home games overall, 4-0-1 in Gray’s last five starts and 8-1 in his last nine starts when their opponent scores five runs or more in their previous game. On the other side, the under is 6-0 in the Blue Jays’ last six games versus AL West opponents, 8-2 in his last 10 road games versus a team with a winning record and 7-2 in the team’s last nine during Game 1 of a series.
MLB FREE PICK: BLUE JAYS/ORIOLES UNDER 7.5