Blue Jays vs. Diamondbacks Pick
Will the Blue Jays and Diamondbacks rack up enough runs to push the total over for bettors tonight at 9:40PM ET?
According to oddsmakers from online sports book Bovada.lv, the Blue Jays are -190 money line favorites over the Diamondbacks, who have +165 money line odds to pull off the upset. With Aaron Sanchez set to face Zack Godley in the pitching matchup, the over/under sits at 9 runs, down from the opening number of 9.5.
TORONTO: The Blue Jays are 5-1 in Sanchez's last six starts during the first game of a series and are 4-1 in his last five starts versus a team with a losing record. While they're winless at 0-4 in his last four starts on Tuesday, they've won 10 of his last 14 starts overall.
ARIZONA: The Diamondbacks have actually been a good bet with Godley on the mound. They're 4-0 in his last four home starts, 4-0 in his last fours tarts overall, and 4-0 in his last four outings when their opponent scores five runs or more in its previous game. Arizona is 4-1 in Godley's last five starts after allowing five runs or more in its previous game as well.
OUR PICK: Take the over, which is 5-2 in the last seven meetings between these two teams in Arizona. The over is also 5-0 in the Blue Jays' last five interleague games versus a right-handed starter and 13-3-1 in their last 17 road games versus a right-handed starter. On the other side, the over is 9-1 in the Diamondbacks' last 10 home games and 8-0 in their last eight games following an off day.
TUESDAY MLB FREE PICK: BLUE JAYS/DIAMONDBACKS OVER 9