Blue Jays vs Red Sox Today: Picks, Predictions, Moneyline and Odds – Saturday, October 1

httpscdn.dataskrive.comapiassetQXDXPOftoronto blue jays vs boston red Betsperts Media & Technology

On Saturday, the Boston Red Sox (75-82) are visiting the Toronto Blue Jays (88-69), at 3:07 PM ET, in the second game of a three-game set. The starting pitchers are Ross Stripling (9-4) for the Blue Jays, and Brayan Bello (2-7) for the Red Sox.

At home, the Blue Jays are favored to win on the moneyline (-150) over the Red Sox (+129). The total for this contest is set at 7.5.

Blue Jays vs. Red Sox Odds

Run Line

Toronto Blue Jays (-1.5)

Moneyline

Blue Jays (-150)

Total

7.5 Runs (Over: -118, Under: -104)

DraftKings Promo Code: Free Bet + Qualify for a 20% match up to $1,000 deposit bonus
$50 free bet with a $5 minimum deposit

When, Where, at What Time is Blue Jays vs. Red Sox

  • Game Day: Saturday, October 1, 2022
  • Game Time: 3:07 PM ET
  • Location: Toronto, Ontario
  • Stadium: Rogers Centre

Blue Jays Injury Report

Name Status Injury
Lourdes Gurriel Jr. 10 Day Injury List Hamstring
Santiago Espinal 10 Day Injury List Oblique
Tayler Saucedo 60 Day Injury List Hip
Hyun-Jin Ryu 60 Day Injury List Elbow
Nate Pearson 60 Day Injury List Back
Matt Peacock Minors Illness

Red Sox Injury Report

Name Status Injury
Eric Hosmer 10 Day Injury List Back
Trevor Story 10 Day Injury List Heel
Garrett Whitlock 15 Day Injury List Hip
Kutter Crawford 15 Day Injury List Shoulder
James Paxton 60 Day Injury List Elbow
Franchy Cordero 60 Day Injury List Ankle
Tanner Houck 60 Day Injury List Back
Josh Taylor 60 Day Injury List Back
Chris Sale 60 Day Injury List Finger/Wrist
Kaleb Ort Restricted List Personal

Last Time Out: Blue Jays and Red Sox

The Blue Jays beat the Red Sox 9-0 yesterday, with Alek Manoah getting the win (6.00 IP, 0 R, 2 H, 4 K) and George Springer leading the way offensively (going 2-for-4 with a home run and three RBI). Nick Pivetta (5.00 IP, 3 R, 6 H, 2 K) took the loss for the Red Sox.

Betting Trends

Blue Jays Betting Records and Team Stats

The Blue Jays have won 80, or 60.2%, of the 133 games they’ve played as favorites this season. Toronto has a record of 50-29, a 63.3% win rate, when favored by -150 or more by oddsmakers this season. The Blue Jays have a 60% chance to win this game based on the implied probability of the moneyline. Toronto and its opponents have hit the over in 82 of their 161 games with a total this season. The Blue Jays are 74-87-0 ATS in their 161 games with a spread this season.

Name GP AVG (Rank) OBP (Rank) SLG (Rank) HR% (Rank) K% (Rank) BB% (Rank)
Vladimir Guerrero Jr. 156 .274 (37) .337 (49) .478 (22) 4.5% (29) 16.5% (36) 8.0% (76)
Bo Bichette 155 .287 (22) .331 (57) .469 (29) 3.5% (55) 22.3% (85) 6.0% (112)
George Springer 130 .263 (56) .340 (45) .473 (27) 4.4% (32) 17.5% (49) 9.5% (49)
Alejandro Kirk 136 .291 (19) .377 (10) .423 (69) 2.6% (88) 10.4% (3) 11.7% (17)
Matt Chapman 151 .230 (115) .321 (70) .438 (61) 4.5% (29) 27.8% (126) 10.6% (30)

Red Sox Betting Records and Team Stats

The Red Sox have been chosen as underdogs in 78 games this year and have walked away with the win 27 times (34.6%) in those games. Boston has a win-loss record of 8-25 when favored by +129 or worse by bookmakers this year. The moneyline set for this matchup implies the Red Sox have a 43.7% chance of walking away with the win. Boston’s games have gone over the total in 75 of their 160 opportunities. The Red Sox have an against the spread record of 82-78-0 in 160 games with a line this season.

Name GP AVG (Rank) OBP (Rank) SLG (Rank) HR% (Rank) K% (Rank) BB% (Rank)
Rafael Devers 137 .291 (19) .355 (26) .517 (10) 4.5% (29) 18.8% (65) 8.2% (69)
Xander Bogaerts 147 .307 (6) .378 (8) .453 (44) 2.3% (100) 18.7% (59) 9.2% (51)
Alex Verdugo 148 .283 (26) .331 (57) .411 (79) 1.7% (116) 13.2% (15) 6.5% (102)
J.D. Martínez 139 .272 (39) .340 (45) .439 (59) 2.4% (93) 24.1% (104) 8.8% (62)
Tommy Pham 145 .243 (92) .318 (82) .383 (110) 2.8% (80) 26.9% (120) 9.1% (54)

Blue Jays vs. Red Sox Picks and Predictions

Our prediction for this matchup is the Blue Jays to win (-150 on the moneyline), while we project the scoring will go over the total (7.5 runs).

DraftKings Promo Code: Free Bet + Qualify for a 20% match up to $1,000 deposit bonus
$50 free bet with a $5 minimum deposit

WRITTEN BY

Stacy Sailer

Stacy has been a baseball fan for as long as she can remember. She admits that she grew up as a spoiled Yankees fan in the late-90’s/early 2000’s, but has slowly evolved into a disgruntled Yankees fan due to their lone championship title in the last 21 seasons. She follows other sports, but her first love has always been baseball and loves getting to share her insight and knowledge with the Betsperts community.

Deals of the Day

See All