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Yankees Vs Blue Jays: MLB Betting Odds & Trends – 9/9/2021

The Toronto Blue Jays (76-62) carry a seven-game win streak into a home matchup against the New York Yankees (78-61) on Thursday at 7:05 PM ET. Nestor Cortes Jr. starts for New York (-120 to win) while Toronto (+100) will counter with Jose Berrios.

The betting insights and predictions in this article reflect betting data from DraftKings as of September 9, 2021, 12:00 AM ET. See table below for current betting odds and CLICK HERE to bet at DraftKings Sportsbook.

Yankees vs Blue Jays Betting Odds

Pitching Matchup

Cortes Jr. (NYY) Pitcher Berríos (TOR)
2 – 2 W/L 3 – 2
67.1 IP 38.0
2.67 ERA 3.79
1.080 WHIP 1.320
9.5 K/9 10.2
2.8 BB/9 1.9

Yankees Probable Starter Nestor Cortes Jr.

  • Cortes makes the start for the Yankees, his 10th of the season. He is 2-2 with a 2.67 ERA and 71 strikeouts through 67 1/3 innings pitched.
  • The left-hander last pitched on Friday against the Orioles, when he tossed 5 2/3 innings, allowing one earned run while giving up four hits.
  • The opposing Blue Jays offense has the best slugging percentage (.457) and is first in MLB play with 214 home runs. They have a collective .263 batting average, and are third in the league with 1225 total hits and fifth in MLB action scoring 704 runs.
  • The Yankees are 4-1 in Cortes’ five starts this season with New York as the moneyline favorite.

Starting pitcher projections reflect team information as of September 9, 2021 at 12:09 AM ET and may change up to the start of game.

Blue Jays Stats vs Cortes Jr.

Player AB AVG H HR RBI OBP OPS
Randal Grichuk 4 .500 2 1 3 .500 2.000
Danny Jansen 3 .333 1 0 0 .333 1.000
Vladimir Guerrero Jr. 2 .500 1 0 1 .500 1.000
Lourdes Gurriel Jr. 2 .000 0 0 0 .000 .000
Bo Bichette 2 .500 1 0 0 .500 1.000
Reese McGuire 2 .500 1 0 0 .500 1.000
Teoscar Hernández 2 .000 0 0 0 .500 .500
Marcus Semien 2 .500 1 1 1 .500 2.500
George Springer 2 .500 1 1 1 .500 2.500
Breyvic Valera 1 .000 0 0 0 .000 .000

Blue Jays Probable Starter José Berríos

  • The Blue Jays will send Berrios (3-2) to the mound for his eighth start this season.
  • The right-hander last pitched on Saturday, when he gave up three earned runs and allowed four hits in 6 2/3 innings against the Athletics.
  • The Yankees rank 23rd in MLB with a .236 batting average this season. They have a team slugging percentage that ranks 23rd in the league (.396) and 176 home runs.
  • This will be his first game as the moneyline underdog this season.

Starting pitcher projections reflect team information as of September 9, 2021 at 12:09 AM ET and may change up to the start of game.

Yankees Stats vs Berríos

Player AB AVG H HR RBI OBP OPS
Brett Gardner 12 .417 5 0 3 .462 .962
Gary Sánchez 10 .200 2 1 1 .273 .873
Rougned Odor 9 .222 2 0 1 .364 .586
Joey Gallo 8 .125 1 1 2 .300 .800
Aaron Judge 7 .714 5 1 2 .750 2.036
DJ LeMahieu 6 .167 1 0 0 .167 .334
Anthony Rizzo 6 .333 2 0 0 .333 .666
Gleyber Torres 4 .250 1 0 3 .250 .500
Giancarlo Stanton 3 .000 0 0 0 .250 .250
Gio Urshela 2 .000 0 0 0 .000 .000

Yankees Betting Trends

  • The Yankees score an average of 4.4 runs per game at home and 4.2 per contest away from Yankee Stadium.
  • The Yankees rank 21st in runs scored with 598, 4.3 per game.
  • The Yankees have a 66-50 record in games they were favored on the moneyline (winning 56.9% of those games).
  • New York has a 56-49 record (winning 53.3% of its games) when it has played as a moneyline favorite of -120 or shorter.
  • New York has played in 139 games with over/under set, and has combined with opponents to go over the total 57 times (57-80-2).
  • New York has a 2-8 record from the 10 games it was favored on the moneyline over its last 10 matchups.

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Blue Jays Betting Trends

  • The Blue Jays have scored 704 runs this season, which ranks fifth in MLB.
  • They’ve scored 4.7 runs per game this season on the road while averaging 5.5 at home.
  • This season, the Blue Jays have won 25 out of the 47 games, or 53.2%, in which they’ve been the underdog.
  • This season, Toronto has won 21 of its 39 games, or 53.8%, when they’re the underdog by at least +100 on the moneyline.
  • Toronto and its opponents have gone over the total this season in 61 of their 138 opportunities.
  • Toronto has played as the underdog in three of its past 10 games and won each of those contests.

Yankees Players to Watch

  • Aaron Judge has racked up a team-high batting average of .288, and leads the Yankees in home runs (30) and runs batted in (75).
  • Judge ranks 13th in HR (30), 23rd in AVG (.288), and ninth in OBP (.373) among qualified hitters in baseball.
  • Giancarlo Stanton is hitting .268 with 15 doubles, 26 home runs and 57 walks.
  • Among qualified batters in baseball, Stanton’s SLG and OBP are not in the top 25 in MLB.

Yankees Batting Stats (2021)

Player AB AVG R HR RBI OBP OPS
DJ LeMahieu 530 .266 71 9 54 .344 .706
Aaron Judge 468 .288 72 30 75 .373 .897
Giancarlo Stanton 425 .268 53 26 73 .357 .844
Gleyber Torres 373 .252 37 6 43 .326 .672
Gio Urshela 339 .260 32 11 41 .298 .711
Gary Sánchez 331 .211 49 20 49 .308 .746
Anthony Rizzo 323 .248 41 14 40 .342 .788
Rougned Odor 310 .206 42 15 39 .289 .679
Joey Gallo 310 .223 57 25 55 .372 .862
Brett Gardner 309 .217 39 7 29 .330 .667

Blue Jays Players to Watch

  • Vladimir Guerrero Jr. is batting .320 with 41 home runs and 99 RBI. All three of those stats lead Toronto hitters this season.
  • Among qualified hitters in MLB, Guerrero ranks first in AVG (.320), second in OBP (.404), third in HR (41), fourth in RBI (99), and first in hits (164).
  • Marcus Semien is batting .272 with an OBP of .341 and a slugging percentage of .549 this season.
  • Semien ranks eighth in hits (150), fourth in SLG (.549), fourth in HR (38), and 12th in RBI (90) among qualified hitters in the majors.
  • Semien will look to extend his eight-game hit streak. Over that span, he’s batting .355 with six homers.

Blue Jays Batting Stats (2021)

Player AB AVG R HR RBI OBP OPS
Marcus Semien 552 .272 99 38 90 .341 .890
Bo Bichette 545 .286 103 21 82 .337 .788
Vladimir Guerrero Jr. 512 .320 106 41 99 .404 1.009
Randal Grichuk 463 .240 54 21 78 .281 .709
Teoscar Hernández 459 .292 71 25 94 .340 .845
Lourdes Gurriel Jr. 431 .276 49 16 68 .315 .767
George Springer 208 .260 43 16 35 .351 .918
Corey Dickerson 205 .263 27 2 14 .324 .704
Reese McGuire 186 .263 22 1 10 .320 .680
Danny Jansen 136 .191 19 7 12 .281 .678

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