CLICK TO JOIN

Remember me Reset Password

      

Orioles Blue Jays Betting – Baltimore and Toronto Plan for Next Season

Posted by Dale "Skip" Lalonde on 7/26/2011 7:19:21 PM
orioles blue jays betting

Sports betting fans were shocked at the fast start the Baltimore Orioles had to the 2011 season. When the first month of MLB betting was over, the Orioles looked unbeatable in the AL East. But as time went by, the Orioles started to fall deeper and deeper into the AL East basement. The Toronto Blue Jays have been moving up and down the sportsbook promo MLB standings all season long, but they were never really a threat to win the AL East. It is not easy getting into the MLB news when you play in the same division as the Boston Red Sox and the New York Yankees. The Toronto Blue Jays and Baltimore Orioles will be spending the rest of this season evaluating talent to try and compete in 2012.

American League Series Betting Pick:

Baltimore Orioles @ Toronto Blue Jays - Tuesday, July 26 – 7:07 PM ET

Pitching  has been a huge problem for the Orioles this season, and one example of a starter that cannot seem to get his game around is the starter for this game – Jake Arrieta. Arrieta is 9-7 on the season, but his 5.02 ERA tells the full story of a pitcher that is not performing. He is 1-4 in his last six starts, and he has given up five earned runs in two of those games. In his last start, Arrieta was able to hold the Boston Red Sox to only three runs in seven innings, but he still lost the game.

The Blue Jays will send Brandon Morrow to the mound, and Morrow has been on a roll lately. He is 5-0 in his last seven starts, and that stretch includes wins over the New York Yankees, Boston Red Sox and Pittsburgh Pirates. He is showing a lot of promise for the future, and Morrow should be more than the Orioles can handle in this game.

Orioles Blue Jays Betting Pick: Toronto Blue Jays

Baltimore Orioles @ Toronto Blue Jays – Wednesday, July 27 – 7:07 PM ET

This game is definitely not going to be a pitchers’ duel. The team with the best offense will win this one. Starting on the mound for the Orioles is one of those prospects for next season that they will look at named Alfredo Simon. Simon is 2-3 on the season with a 4.08 ERA. He has spent most of his four-year MLB career in the bullpen, but Baltimore is desperately looking for answers in their starting rotation. He is 1-1 in his last two starts, but he has looked good. He allowed two runs to the Indians in seven innings and two runs to the Angels in six and two-thirds.

The Jays send the struggling Ricky Romero to the mound. He 1-4 in his last six starts, and has given up 13 earned runs in his last three games. This is the worst season of Romero’s three-year career, but he still has time to turn it around. The Jays are the team with the offense in this series, and that is why they will take this game.

Orioles Blues Jays Betting Pick: Toronto Blue Jays

Baltimore Orioles @ Toronto Blue Jays – Thursday, July 28 – 7:07 PM ET

This will be another interesting pitching battle as the Orioles put Brad Bergesen on the mound only a couple of weeks after Bergesen regained his spot in the starting rotation that he lost earlier in the season. Bergesen is 2-6 on the season with a 5.54 ERA. He did show some promise in his most recent start which was a win over the Angels where he pitched six innings and only allowed two runs. But Bergesen was chased by the Red Sox in the start prior to that one after giving up four runs in five innings. He is still inconsistent and that will be a problem against a powerful offense like the Blue Jays.

Carlos Villanueva starts for the Blue Jays, and Villanueva has not been the picture of consistency lately either. But his track record shows that he is improving slowly. In his most recent start, he went five and two-thirds innings against the Rangers and gave up only three runs. For the season, Villanueva is 5-2 with a respectable 3.40 ERA. He will cap off the sweep for the Toronto Blue Jays in this series.

Orioles Blue Jays Betting Pick: Toronto Blue Jays

Archives

Twitter


↑ Back to page content
Media Logos

At BetOnline, our company’s guiding principle is to establish long-lasting, positive relationships with our customers. BetOnline is perfect for those who like to stay on top of all the latest sports & horse racing odds or play a few games in the online casino. We have built our reputation on giving our clients nothing but high-quality service and once you have worked with us, you will realize why we are regarded as a leader.

From our customer service to our cutting-edge technology, enticing contests and dedication to putting the best product out on the marketplace, BetOnline is always striving to improve and we take the wants and needs of our customers very seriously. We are always looking for suggestions to make our product better, and client input allows us to build a relationship that will last for a lifetime.

Trust is tough to create and it is even tougher to maintain, which is why we always keep the lines of communication open with our clients at BetOnline, and the best part is that it will not cost you a dime.

Head over to our world-famous sportsbook, where you will find live lines for all major sporting events, but that is not all because at BetOnline, you will also find the Betting Edge, which is a constant stream of advice from people that spend countless hours looking over trends and statistics, so you don’t have to. You get an honest and educated opinion for people that truly love sports, and we are always updating the section to keep you up on what’s happening in current in the world of sports.

The racebook is another fantastic section at BetOnline, as you can get a headstart on the Triple Crown season by reading over our articles to give you an idea of the winning horses. We don’t just focus on the Triple Crown at BetOnline; you can find information on races all year around and that will help you out when it comes time to watch the major thoroughbred horse races.

You can also check out our casino, where you can play the latest games powered by the latest technology. From poker to card games, slots and everything in between, we have you covered at BetOnline.

We have contests and promotions galore as BetOnline is all about what our clients want, so check it out and if you have any inquiries, never hesitate to get in touch with us. Betonline because your can!


↑ Back to top