Blue Jays vs. Red Sox Prediction
After splitting a double header on Wednesday, the Blue Jays and Red Sox will wrap up their three-game series at Fenway Park on Thursday night at 7:10 p.m. ET when Hyun Jin Ryu opposes Eduardo Rodriguez in the pitching matchup. Which side will win this series?
969 Toronto Blue Jays (+102) at 970 Boston Red Sox (-112); o/u 10
7:10 p.m. ET, Thursday, July 29, 2021
Fenway Park, Boston, MA
Toronto Blue Jays DFS Notes
Hyun-Jin Ryu allowed three runs on 10 hits and a walk over 4 1/3 innings on Saturday but was not involved in the decision during the Blue Jays 10-3 victory over the Mets. Ryu generated just six whiffs during the contest but posted a respectable 31 percent CSW thanks to 18 called strikes. The 34-year-old is having a quietly solid season, posting a 3.44 ERA and 1.18 WHIP over 110 innings with 89 strikeouts. Ryu is expected to match up against the Red Sox next week at Fenway Park.
Boston Red Sox DFS Notes
Red Sox manager Alex Cora confirmed Sunday that Eduardo Rodriguez (migraine) will make his scheduled start on Thursday against the Blue Jays. Rodriguez was pulled from Friday's start in the second inning after experiencing migraine symptoms, but he felt much better as the weekend progressed. The 28-year-old southpaw heads into that start with a 5.23 ERA, 1.35 WHIP and 113/24 K/BB ratio across 96 1/3 innings in 19 starts on the season.
Blue Jays vs. Red Sox MLB Betting Prediction
The Blue Jays are 1-4 in their last five games versus the Red Sox and are 0-4 in their last four games as a road underdog. They’re also 2-5 in their last seven games overall, are 2-5 in their last seven road games and are 6-13 in their last 19 games versus a left-handed starter. On the other side, the Red Sox are 5-1 in their last six games as a favorite, are 13-4 in their last 17 home games and are 19-7 in their last 26 games as a home favorite.
MLB BETTING PREDICTION: BOSTON RED SOX -112