Red Sox vs. Blue Jays MLB Prediction
American League East rivals the Red Sox and Blue Jays will begin a new series in Buffalo, NY on Monday night and while Boston has dominated Toronto in previous meetings, will that be the case tonight? First pitch is scheduled for 7:07 p.m. ET.
965 Boston Red Sox (+110) at 966 Toronto Blue Jays (-130); o/u 10.5
7:07 p.m. ET, Monday, July 19, 2021
Sahlen Field, Buffalo, NY
Boston Red Sox DFS Notes
Red Sox manager Alex Cora told reporters after Sunday's loss to the Yankees that Christian Arroyo (groin) is likely to wind up on the injured list. Arroyo suffered a groin strain while doing the splits in an attempt to stretch for a throw from second base on a double play attempt. With Danny Santana set to be activated from the injured list on Monday, he's likely to take Arroyo's spot on the active roster.
Toronto Blue Jays DFS Notes
George Springer went 2-for-3 with a home run and two runs scored against the Rangers on Sunday. Springer got going at the plate on Sunday against the Rangers. After reaching twice with a base hit, walk and a stolen base in the first game of the doubleheader, he knocked two more hits in the second game, including his sixth homer of the season. Springer had a base hit off of Mike Foltynewicz in the first inning and scored on a single by Randal Grichuk. After Vladimir Guerrero Jr. homered in the second inning, Springer followed with a blast of his own. The 31-year-old outfielder has a .210/.319/.444 triple-slash with the six homers, 12 RBI, and three steals over just 95 plate appearances on the year.
Red Sox vs. Blue Jays MLB Betting Prediction
The Red Sox have dropped four of their last five games overall, are 1-4 in their last five road games and have dropped five of their last six games as a road underdog. On the other side, the Blue Jays are 4-0 in their last four games overall, are a perfect 5-0 in their last five games as a favorite and have won five of their last six games at home.
MLB BETTING PREDICTION: TORONTO BLUE JAYS -130