Cleveland Indians at Toronto Blue Jays Free MLB Picks & Odds
by Josh Schonwald - 5/13/2014
Wednesday, May 14, 7:07 PM on STOh, RSN
Rogers Centre, Toronto, Ontario
Cleveland Indians - Kluber, C (3-3) vs. Toronto Blue Jays - McGowan, D (2-1)
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Wednesday night, the Cleveland Indians will take the field behind Corey Kluber as they face the Toronto Blue Jays and Dustin McGowan. Kluber will be making his 9th start as McGowan makes his 8th.
Corey Kluber evened his record to 3 – 3 with an ERA of 3.48 after winning his last start. In that outing, Kluber gave up 2 runs on 9 hits in 6.2 innings without issuing a walk while striking out 9. Last season, Kluber was 11 - 5 with a 3.85 ERA in 24 starts and 2 starts.
In 2013, Kluber didn’t face the Blue Jays but earlier this season he took a loss to Toronto after allowing 5 runs on 9 hits in 6.2 innings.
Dustin McGowan pitched to a no decision in his last outing after 5 innings of work where he allowed 2 runs on 7 hits (including a homer) with 2 walks and 2 strikeouts. Without the decision, McGowan’s record stayed at 2 - 1 with an ERA of 4.63. In 2013, McGowan didn’t factor in any decisions as he compiled an ERA of 2.45 in 25 starts.
Last season, McGowan pitched just an inning of relief against the Indians. And in his career, he has only faced 7 of the current Indians. Cleveland’s Asdrubal Cabrera is 2 for 2 with 2 RBIs against McGowan.
Cleveland Indians Betting Trends
Cleveland Indians are 18-18-1 against the Over/Under
Run Differential for Cleveland Indians is -0.4
Toronto Blue Jays Betting Trends
Toronto Blue Jays are 22-15-0 against the Over/Under
Run differential for Toronto Blue Jays is 0.5
Injuries to Watch
05/05/14 1B Jason Giambi Calf 15-day DL (5/4)
05/02/14 2B Jason Kipnis Abdominal 15-day DL (4/30)
Toronto Blue Jays
05/12/14 P Sergio Santos Forearm 15-day DL
05/04/14 P Brandon Morrow Hand 60-day DL (5/3)
04/14/14 2B Maicer Izturis Knee 60-day DL (4/14)
Josh's Pick: Take Cleveland
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