New York Yankees vs. Toronto Blue Jays MLB Baseball Betting Picks
Posted by: Anthony Yaylor
The year’s MLB baseball betting action continues this Thursday night with an enticing New York Yankees vs. Toronto Blue Jays matchup. The Yankees are rolling high following their 9-win streak which they aim to extend on the road against their divisional rivals this Thursday night. The Blue Jays on the other hand, are 3-2 in their last 5 and are not looking forward to this one. So what do the MLB odds have to say about this one?
New York Yankees vs. Toronto Blue Jays – Thursday, August 8th
New York Yankees vs. Toronto Blue Jays Sox Betting Odds
New York Yankees
The Yankees enter this contest with a 75-39 record that pegs them as the best team in the AL East. At the present time, the Tampa Bay Rays are the Yankees nearest threat. However, since Tamp Bay is 10-games behind the Yanks, it’s clear that New York isn’t sweating anything at the moment. And since they enter tonight’s contest on a lengthy win streak, it’s clear that NY has the necessary momentum to ride into Toronto and pick up a win over the Jays. RHP Domingo German is the man tasked with getting this road win. He enters this divisional contest sporting a brilliant 14-2 record as well as a 3.98 ERA and a 1.09 WHIP. With Domingo on the mound, the Yanks should be a sure-fire to win this contest.
Players to Watch: DJ LeMahieu (18 HR, 77 RBI, .335 BA), Gleyber Torres (23 HR, 62 RBI, .281 BA), and Luke Voit (19 HR, 54 RBI, .278 BA).
Toronto Blue Jays
They Jays fly into tonight’s matchup sporting a 47-70 record that ranks them second to last in the AL East. Considering their aforementioned slump, it’s clear that Toronto will have a tough time measuring up at home against New York. And that’s despite the fact that the Blue Jays will enjoy home field advantage tonight. So far this season, Toronto has fallen 29 ½ games behind the Yankees. Tonight Thomas Pannone is the man tasked with finding a way to take down these titans. Pannone enters this matchup sporting a 2-4 record as well as a 5.98 ERA and a 1.37 WHIP.
Players to Watch: Freddy Galvis (18 HR, 54 RBI, .270 BA), Randal Grichuk (19 HR, 50 RBI, .240 BA), and Vladimir Guerrero Jr. (13 HR, 49 RBI, .274 BA).
New York Yankees vs. Toronto Blue Jays Betting Numbers
New York Yankees vs. Toronto Blue Jays Betting Picks
So which side should legal betting fans take in this New York Yankees vs. Toronto Blue Jays matchup? All things considered, New York is the only way to bet here. Sign up today to make your online betting prediction!
Score Prediction: 8-2 New York.