The Toronto Blue Jays and Cleveland Indians meet on Tuesday night in MLB action at the Rogers Centre in Toronto in the second game of their three-game series.
When the teams met in the first game of the series on Monday night, Cleveland took full advantage of Toronto mistakes in the field and on the base paths in a 7-3 victory at Rogers Centre.
It stretched the Indians current streak to eight wins in their last nine games and it was also their fifth straight victory over the Blue Jays this year. It was also Cleveland’s seventh straight road win and the Indians are now 13-3 with a .813 winning percentage in July, the best in the majors. The Blue Jays are looking for a win after losing seven of their last 11 games.
In Tuesday’s game, Toronto’s right-hander Aaron Sanchez (3-14 and a 6.26 ERA) will be on the mound, while Cleveland will send out right-hander Trevor Bauer (9-7 and a 3.67 ERA). Sanchez has lost each of his last 10 starts, which is a franchise record. By contrast, the Indians have won seven of the last eight games in which Bauer has pitched.
Toronto Blue Jays vs Cleveland Indians Betting Lines & Picks
In terms of MLB predictions, it’s difficult to argue against the formbook at present and the Tribe have to be the betting tips to follow up Monday’s victory by winning this game too.
MLB Pick: Money Line – Cleveland Indians to Win @ -175 (1.57) with bet365