The Toronto Blue Jays will be fighting to snap a losing streak on Friday when they take on the Oakland Athletics at Oakland-Alameda County Coliseum.
It’ll be Dallas Braden toeing the rubber for the Athletics in this contest.
Oddsmakers currently have the Athletics listed as 133-moneyline favorites versus the Blue Jays, while the game’s total has not yet been posted.
The Blue Jays were defeated 3-2 by the Mariners in Wednesday’s rubber match, as -180 favorites. That game’s five runs went UNDER the posted over/under (7.5).
The A’s were defeated 8-5 by the Red Sox last time out, as +340 underdogs. That game’s 13 runs made it OVER the posted over/under (9).
Oakland: 43-58 SU
Toronto most recently:
When playing on Friday are 5-5
Before playing Oakland are 6-4
After playing Seattle are 3-7
After a loss are 4-6
Oakland most recently:
A few trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Toronto’s last 7 games on the road
Toronto is 10-2 SU in its last 12 games when playing Oakland
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Toronto’s last 5 games when playing Oakland
Toronto is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games when playing on the road against Oakland
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Oakland’s last 5 games when playing Toronto
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Oakland’s last 6 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Oakland’s last 6 games when playing at home against Toronto
Oakland is 5-10 SU in its last 15 games at home