Houston Astros at Toronto Blue Jays 9/1/19 - MLB Betting Odds & Picks
Houston Astros vs. Toronto Blue Jays
NFL: 1:07 PM EST
Sep. 01, 2019
Latest Odds : HOU -284 Total 9
The Houston Astros will close out their weekend series in Toronto on Sunday against the Blue Jays. Houston leads the AL West with a 88-49 record. The Astros have won seven of their last ten games but lost 6-4 on Saturday. Houston is 4th best in the league with an average of 5.6 runs per game.
Justin Verlander will make his 29th start of the year for the Astros. Verlander is 16-5 on the season with 184 innings pitched. Verlander has 243 strikeouts, 34 walks, and carries a 2.69 ERA. Verlander pitched 5.1 innings in his last outing allowing no runs on 4 hits.
The Toronto Blue Jays are 4th in the AL East with a 55-82 record. The Blue Jays has won just three of their last ten games but look to ride the momentum of Saturdays win. Toronto carries a losing 27-41 home field record. The Blue Jays average 4.5 runs per game which ranks 22nd in the MLB.
The Blue Jays have have nine players who have hit double digits home runs. Randal Grichuk leads the team with 23 hit. The Toronto Blue Jays have a 4.74 team ERA which ranks 21st in the league.
Recent Betting Trends:
Astros are 1-5 in their last 6 during game 3 of a series.
Blue Jays are 1-4 in their last 5 games on astroturf.
Over is 5-0 in Astros last 5 overall.
Under is 3-0-1 in Blue Jays last 4 Sunday games.
Free Betting Pick: UNDER 9
Watch for Justin Verlander to have another quality start. Verlander has allowed just 4 runs over his last three starts. The under is 6-1 in Verlanders last 7 starts during game 3 of a series. The under is 3-1-1 in the last 5 meetings in Toronto. Final Score Prediction, Houston Astros win 4-1 but the play is on the UNDER.