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Pittsburgh Pirates @ Toronto Blue Jays - May 31, 2024

May 31, 2024, 8:46am EDT

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Pittsburgh Pirates

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-145

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Toronto Blue Jays

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TOR

-165

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-105

As a seasoned bettor, I’ve crunched the numbers and analyzed the stats for the upcoming clash between the Pittsburgh Pirates and the Toronto Blue Jays. The Blue Jays seem to have a slight edge in this matchup, with their recent winning streak and solid performance from their starting pitcher.

Looking at the pitching matchup, both teams are sending out pitchers with decent stats this season. With Jose Berrios on the mound for the Blue Jays boasting a 5-4 record and a 2.9 ERA, they have a reliable arm to rely on. On the other side, Bailey Falter is no slouch either with a 3-2 record and a 3.6 ERA for the Pirates.

When it comes to batting, both teams have been putting up similar numbers per game. The Blue Jays are averaging around 4 runs, 7.7 hits, and 3.8 RBIs with a .229 batting average and a slugging percentage of 67.5%. Meanwhile, the Pirates are not far behind with an average of about 4 runs, 7.8 hits, and 3.8 RBIs per game along with a .222 batting average and a slugging percentage of 64.3%.

Considering these stats and recent performances, I would give the Toronto Blue Jays the upper hand in this game against the Pittsburgh Pirates. They have been playing well recently with three straight wins and Berrios has been solid on the mound.

In terms of betting predictions, I would lean towards taking the Blue Jays as favorites to win this game based on their form and pitching advantage. As for the over/under bettors, I expect this game to be relatively high-scoring given both teams’ offensive capabilities, so I would predict that the total score will go over.

So there you have it – my analysis points towards a Toronto Blue Jays victory with an over on the total score for this exciting interleague matchup at Rogers Centre. As always in sports betting, anything can happen on any given day, but I’ll be sticking to my system and placing my wagers accordingly for this game. Let’s see how it all unfolds on Friday night!

Toronto Blue Jays vs Pittsburgh Pirates
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Wager TypeToronto Blue JaysPittsburgh Pirates
Team DataToronto Blue JaysPittsburgh Pirates
Runs4.023.96
Hits7.747.76
Runs Batted In3.823.80
Batting Average0.2290.222
On-Base Slugging67.48%64.29%
Walks3.543.52
Strikeouts8.008.35
Earned Run Average4.364.09