Toronto Blue Jays at Detroit Tigers Free MLB Picks & Odds
by Tony Sink - 6/2/2014
Tuesday, June 3, 6:08 PM on RSN, FSDT
Comerica Park, Detroit, Michigan
Toronto Blue Jays - Hendriks, L (1-0) vs. Detroit Tigers - Sanchez, A (2-2)
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Tuesday night, the Toronto Blue Jays and Drew Hutchison will take on the Detroit Tigers and Anibal Sanchez. Hutchison will make his 12th start as Sanchez makes his 9th.
Drew Hutchison picked up his 3rd straight win in his last start and that boosted his record to 4 – 3 with a 3.88 ERA. In that outing, Hutchison gave up 5 runs on 7 hits (including 3 homers) in just 5 innings. He walked 4 without a strikeout, but his offense bailed him out of an almost certain loss. Hutchison is pitching his first season after missing all of last year after undergoing Tommy John surgery.
Hutchison didn’t face the Tigers in 2012 and has only faced one of Detroit’s batters in his career. Ian Kinsler is 1 of 4 with a double and 3 RBIs against the young right-hander.
Anibal Sanchez pitched to a no-decision in his last outing despite a solid start. His record stayed at 2 - 2 with a 2.49 ERA after he surrendered just a run on 3 hits in 8.1 innings of work. Sanchez walked 1 while striking out 9. Last season, Sanchez was 14 – 8 with a 2.57 ERA in 29 starts.
In 2013, Sanchez won his only start against the Blue Jays after allowing 2 runs on 5 hits in 7 innings of work. Sanchez might want to pitch around to Melky Cabrera because Cabrera is 10 of 18 with an RBI against the right-hander.
Toronto Blue Jays Betting Trends
Toronto Blue Jays are 32-24-1 against the Over/Under
Run Differential for Toronto Blue Jays is 0.6
Detroit Tigers Betting Trends
Detroit Tigers are 26-23-3 against the Over/Under
Run differential for Detroit Tigers is 0.4
Injuries to Watch
Toronto Blue Jays
05/15/14 CF Colby Rasmus Hamstring 15-day DL (5/13)
05/12/14 P Sergio Santos Forearm 15-day DL (5/11)
05/04/14 P Brandon Morrow Hand 60-day DL (5/3)
04/14/14 2B Maicer Izturis Knee 60-day DL (4/14)
05/02/14 P Joel Hanrahan Elbow 15-day DL (5/2)
04/21/14 P Luke Putkonen Elbow 15-day DL (4/19)
03/28/14 LF Andy Dirks Back 60-day DL (3/29)
03/28/14 P Bruce Rondon Elbow 60-day DL (3/29), out for season
03/27/14 SS Jose Iglesias Stress Fracture 60-day DL (3/29)
Tony's Pick: Take Toronto
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