MLB Baseball Matchups
Oakland Athletics vs. Toronto Blue Jays
The fans at Rogers Centre will be treated to a game between the Oakland Athletics and the Toronto Blue Jays when they take their seats on Thursday.
The Athletics will trot Andrew Triggs out to the mound in this one. Right hander Triggs has a 3-1 record and a 5.31 ERA this season.
The Blue Jays will counter Triggs with Aaron Sanchez. Right hander Sanchez has a 4.08 ERA to go along with a 2-3 record this season.
Oddsmakers opened the Blue Jays as -192-moneyline favorites versus the Athletics, while the game's total opened at 10.
The Blue Jays were a 12-1 winner in their most recent outing on the road against the Mets. That made winners of bettors who got Toronto at -142 on the moneyline, while the total score (13) was good news for OVER bettors.
Oakland lost its last outing, a 6-4 result against the Red Sox on May 16. Bettors who backed the Red Sox at -247 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (10) sent OVER bettors to the payout window.
Team record: 21-22 SU
Oakland is 4-2 ATS in its last 6 games
Oakland is 3-6 SU in its last 9 games
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Oakland's last 6 games
Team record: 22-21 SU
Toronto is 2-4 ATS in its last 6 games
Toronto is 2-4 SU in its last 6 games
Toronto is 2-4 ATS in its last 6 games at home
Oakland at Toronto Friday, May 18