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Toronto Blue Jays vs Boston Red Sox 08/09/2020 MLB Previews, Spread and Game Analysis

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Toronto Blue Jays vs Boston Red Sox 08-09-2020 MLB Previews Spread and Game Analysis

Toronto Blue Jays vs Boston Red Sox 08/09/2020 – Toronto Blue Jays and Boston Red Sox will conclude with their final game of a three-game series that will continue from Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts. The Blue Jays progressed to 5-7 in the AL East, but they are still two games away from the .500 mark in the fourth spot. Boston, on the other hand, are stuck at the bottom of the division with a 5-9 record. Boston seems to be making progress at a very slow pace and that seems to be their biggest issue. The mlb free betting picks are out as both teams battle to win this series.

Toronto Blue Jays vs Boston Red Sox 08/09/2020

When: Sunday, August 9, 1:35 PM ET
Where: Fenway Park, Boston, Massachusetts
TV: NESN
Stream: SofaScore

Toronto Blue Jays

Toronto Blue Jays are trying to keep pace ahead of the Red Sox as they slowly move towards Tampa Bay Rays. The Blue Jays bounced back after their first defeat against Boston with a final score of 2-1. The leading batsman for Toronto is Lourdes Gurriel Jr with a batting clip of .333. When it comes to home runs, the Blue Jays have Teoscar Hernandez with four. Toronto will turn toward right-handed pitcher Matt Shoemaker as their starter in this game. Shoemaker is holding a 0-1 record on the season with an ERA of 5.91.

Players to watch: C. Biggio 2B (GP12, AB49, R6, H9, 2B0, 3B0, HR3, RBI6, TB18, BB5, SO12, SB1, AVG0.184, OBP0.259, SLG0.367, OPS0.627, WAR0.1), T. Hernandez LF (GP12, AB46, R6, H14, 2B3, 3B0, HR4, RBI7, TB29, BB2, SO13, SB2, AVG0.304, OBP0.327, SLG0.63, OPS0.957, WAR0.5).

Boston Red Sox

Boston Red Sox were unable to get more than a run from the plate last night. The Red Sox will try to secure this series since they are four games away from the .500 mark. Boston needs to focus on their batting and pitching unit equally to get past opponents. The Red Sox has been declining and there is no consistency with their success. Boston will turn towards their strong Nathan Eovaldi as their starter in this game. Eovaldi is holding a 1-1 record on the season with an ERA of 3.94. The talented pitcher took out 14 hitters in a span of just 16 innings.

Players to watch: R. Devers 3B (GP14, AB53, R7, H9, 2B4, 3B0, HR1, RBI2, TB16, BB3, SO21, SB0, AVG0.17, OBP0.241, SLG0.302, OPS0.543, WAR-0.30, J.D. Martinez LF (GP13, AB52, R5, H11, 2B7, 3B0, HR0, RBI3, TB18, BB5, SO15, SB0, AVG0.212, OBP0.293, SLG0.346, OPS0.639, WAR-0.2).

Toronto Blue Jays vs Boston Red Sox Betting Numbers

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Toronto Blue Jays

The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Toronto’s last 5 games.
Toronto is 2-5 SU in their last 7 games.
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Toronto’s last 7 games on the road.
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Toronto’s last 5 games when playing on the road against Boston.
Toronto is 5-12 SU in their last 17 games played in August.

Boston Red Sox

The total has gone UNDER in 7 of Boston’s last 8 games.
Boston is 2-5 SU in their last 7 games.
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Boston’s last 7 games against Toronto.
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Boston’s last 6 games at home.
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Boston’s last 5 games when playing at home against Toronto.

Toronto Blue Jays vs Boston Red Sox Betting Picks

Boston holds the advantage in this game with the help of their starting pitcher. As for Toronto, Shoemaker will not make it past the big bats of Boston. The mlb betting tips free are up against the Blue Jays to win.

Score Prediction: Boston Red Sox 8, Toronto Blue Jays 5.