Pick One: Toronto Blue Jays -1.5 (-160) vs the Baltimore Orioles
The Orioles are back to their losing ways and the Jays have all the advantages. Jays starter Hyun Jin Ryu has a 3.88 ERA to Keegan Akin’s 7.26 ERA. In batting average the Jays lead, .262 to .240, in on-base percentage, .326 to .303, in slugging percentage, .450 to .405, and in OPS, .776 to .708. Toronto is also 65-59 against the spread while Baltimore is 48-76.
Miss: Orioles win 4-2
Pick Two: Los Angeles Dodgers -1.5 (+110) vs the Atlanta Braves
Walker Buehler gives the Dodgers the pitching edge as he has a 2.02 ERA to Charlie Morton’s 3.60 ERA. Both teams have a .243 batting average but LA leads in on-base percentage .331 to .322 and has an identical OPS of .753. The numbers are tight but the Dodgers got this. Last night the Dodgers won 5-3 and they can win by two or more again.
Miss: Dodgers win 3-2
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