Orioles vs Blue Jays Prediction - MLB Picks 7/31/23
Toronto Blue Jays (59-47) vs Baltimore Orioles (64-41)
Game Info: Monday, July 31, 2023 at 7:07 pm (Rogers Centre)
Chris Bassitt (10-5) (3.91) vs Kyle Gibson (9-6) (4.68)
Betting Odds: Toronto Blue Jays -116 / Baltimore Orioles -105 --- Over/Under: 8.5 Click Here for the Latest Odds
The Baltimore Orioles and Toronto Blue Jays face off on Monday in an MLB showdown at the Rogers Centre.
Blue Jays Heating Up
The Blue Jays lost on Sunday but they had won of the last five games before that game. The Blue Jays have been getting elite pitching and even on Sunday they only give up three runs. The Blue Jays staff has been strong all season and it’s going to be what the have to lean on during the playoffs. The Blue Jays are averaging 4.54 runs, while their pitching is giving up 4.04 runs per game. The Blue Jays offense is ranked 13th while the pitching is ranked 3rd. Vladimir Guerrero has hit 17 home runs and driven in 66 RBIs. On the mound for the Blue Jays will be Chris Bassitt who sits with a 10-5 record and an ERA of 3.91.
Blue Jays Betting Trends
The Blue Jays have lost 15 of their last 16 games as favourites against AL East opponents.
The Blue Jays have failed to cover the run line in each of their last eight games against American League opponents after going to extra innings.
The Blue Jays have trailed after 3 innings in each of their last seven Monday games as home favourites.
The 'Inning 1 OVER 0.5 runs' market has hit in each of the Blue Jays' last three night games.
The Blue Jays have trailed after 5 innings in 10 of their last 14 games as favourites against AL East opponents.
Orioles Bats on Fire
The Orioles bats have to have a ton of confidence heading into this game. The Orioles offense jumped all over the Yankees on Sunday and scored seven runs in the first inning. Adam Fraizer was a key player hitting a three run home run. The Orioles are averaging 4.83 runss while their pitching is giving up 4.43 runs per game. The offense is ranked 10th while hte pitching is ranked 13th. Anthony Santander is having a strong season hitting 18 home runs and driving in 58 RBIs so far this season. Kyle Gibson sits with a 9-6 record and an ERA of 4.68.
Orioles Betting Trends
The Orioles have won each of their last four games as road underdogs against the Blue Jays.
The Orioles have covered the run line in eight of their last nine games as underdogs against American League opponents.
The Orioles have led after 7 innings in each of their last six Monday night games as road underdogs.
The Orioles have led after 3 innings in four of their last five games as underdogs.
The 'Inning 1 UNDER 0.5 runs' market has hit in each of the Orioles' last four games as underdogs.
Blue Jays vs Orioles Facts
The Toronto Blue Jays ranks 2nd in the league for strikeouts this season (1016).
The Toronto Blue Jays are one of only 3 teams in the league to rank top 10 in both strikeouts and on-base percentage this season.
The Baltimore Orioles ranks 9th in the league for RBI's this season (495).
The Baltimore Orioles ranks 10th in the league for slugging percentage this season (.419).
Shane’s Free Pick
The Orioles had the dreaded Sunday night baseball game, but they are going to find plenty of success again here. The Orioles offense has a ton of confidence heading into this game and they are going to run up the score here. Gibson has been inconsistent, but he’s going to be good enough here for the Orioles to get the job done. Back the Orioles on the money line to cash.