Mariners vs. Blue Jays Prediction
Will the Blue Jays avoid being swept by the Mariners when the two teams clash at 1:07PM ET today?
According to oddsmakers from online sports book Bovada.lv, the Blue Jays are -175 money line favorites versus the Mariners, who have odds of +155 to pull off the upset again in Toronto. With Wade Miley set to take on J.A. Happ in the pitching matchup, the over/under sits at 9.5 runs.
SEATTLE: The Mariners are now 4-1 in their last five games overall after beating the Blue Jays on Saturday. They're also 4-1 in their last five road games, 6-0 in their last six games versus American League East opponents, and 5-0 in their last five games when their opponent allows five runs or more in their previous game.
TORONTO: The Blue Jays are 11-2 in their last 13 games after losing the first two games of a series and are 4-1 in their last five games during the third game of a series. They're also 8-3 in their last 11 home games, 18-8 in their last 26 games versus a starter with a WHIP greater than 1.30 and 9-3 in their last 12 games when their opponent allows five runs or more in their previous game.
OUR PICK: Lay the -1.5 on the runline with Toronto. The Blue Jays have been a fantastic play with Happ on the mound, will 16 of his last 21 starts and 10 of his last 11 outings at home. They're also 17-5 in his last 22 starts versus a team with a winning record, 12-1 in his last 13 home starts versus a team with a winning record and 5-1 in his last six starts after allowing five runs or more in their previous game.
SUNDAY MLB FREE PICK: TORONTO BLUE JAYS -1.5 (+110)