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Cleveland Indians vs Toronto Blue Jays 08/05/2021 Odds, Betting Picks and Predictions
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Cleveland Indians vs Toronto Blue Jays 08/05/2021 – Cleveland Indians are experiencing a tough time against the Blue Jays in their four-game series. The Indians were expected to win but they failed to get past the Blue Jays in their last two games. Cleveland remains at the second spot in the AL Central Division play and is just a few games ahead of the Tigers. Toronto Blue Jays are sitting at the fourth spot in the AL East Division and are two games ahead of the Yankees. The MLB betting tips have been in favor of the Blue Jays in the past two games.
Cleveland Indians vs Toronto Blue Jays 08/05/2021
The Cleveland Indians dropped their last two games and gave up a total of 15 runs. Last night, they gave up eight runs and scored just six in return. Amed Rosario continues to lead from the plate with a batting clip of .269. Rosario is also the leader with 98 hits while Jose Ramirez smashed 23 home runs and 64 RBIs in total. Watch out for Triston McKenzie on the mound as their starting pitcher in this game. McKenzie is holding an ERA of 6.11 with a 1-4 record on the season. McKenzie will make his debut against the Blue Jays.
Players to watch: Amed Rosario SS (GP 97, AB 364, R 50, H 98, 2B 17, 3B 4, HR 6, RBI 30, TB 141, BB 22, SO 81, SB 11, AVG 0.269, OBP 0.315, SLG 0.387, OPS 0.702, WAR 0.6), Jose Ramirez 3B (GP 96, AB 345, R 68, H 88, 2B 19, 3B 2, HR 23, RBI 64, TB 180, BB 41, SO 55, SB 11, AVG 0.255, OBP 0.343, SLG 0.522, OPS 0.865, WAR 3.4).
Toronto Blue Jays
Toronto Blue Jays have one mission to get past the Yankees but they are not consistent with their success. From the offensive end, the Blue Jays are a powerful team. The pitching unit is where they need to improve. Toronto will turn in Ross Stripling to the mound as their starter in this game. Stripling is holding a 1-0 record on the season with an ERA of 6.75. Overall, Stripling has five Ks in his career against the Indians.
Players to watch: Bo Bichette SS (GP 104, AB 420, R 82, H 123, 2B 19, 3B 1, HR 19, RBI 72, TB 201, BB 29, SO 93, SB 17, AVG 0.293, OBP 0.343, SLG 0.479, OPS 0.821, WAR 3.5), Marcus Semien SS (GP 104, AB 419, R 78, H 115, 2B 26, 3B 2, HR 25, RBI 66, TB 220, BB 41, SO 103, SB 10, AVG 0.274, OBP 0.339, SLG 0.525, OPS 0.864, WAR 5.2).
Cleveland Indians vs Toronto Blue Jays Betting Numbers
Cleveland are 5-10 SU in their last 15 games.
Toronto Blue Jays
Toronto are 6-1 SU in their last 7 games.
Cleveland Indians vs Toronto Blue Jays Betting Picks
The baseball betting strategy has predicted the Blue Jays to win this series against the Indians. Back Toronto to take out the Indians with ease and improve their overall performance. Cleveland will need to work on its overall performance.
Score Prediction: Blue Jays 7, Indians 1.