MLB Baseball Picks: Blue Jays vs. Indians Odds: July 8th 2011
These two teams played 4 times this season, with each game going OVER, averaging 13 RPG. Toronto comes into this matchup with 5 OVERS in their L7, while Cleveland boasts 6 OVERS and a PUSH in their L10. The Blue Jay’s rank 6th in the league in scoring with 4.53 RPG, 7th in OPS at .737, and 3rd in HR’s with 103. Bautista and Escobar have combined for 115 runs and 186 hits. Patterson, Hill, and Lind are each putting up incredible numbers as well. The Tribe has been crushing the ball, averaging almost 5 RPG over the L2 weeks. The entire lineup is producing. The Cabrera’s, Brantley, and Santana are each hitting, scoring, and driving in runs. The Blue Jay’s send Jo-Jo Reyes to the bump. The LH is 3-7 with a 4.85 ERA, including a 0-2, 8.40 record in his L3 starts. The Indian’s have Mitch Talbot on the hill. The RH is 2-5 with a 5.60 ERA, including a 0-1, 7.04 mark in his L3 starts. The OVER is 4-0-1 in their L5 meetings, 5-2 in the Blue Jay’s L7 overall, 8-3 in the Blue Jay’s L11 vs. the AL Central, 6-1-1 in the Indian’s L8 games following a win, and 7-1-1 in Talbot’s L9 games vs. the AL East. Take the OVER. Thank you.