Toronto Blue Jays at Boston Red Sox Preview and Predictions 07-17-2017 by Gracenote finished Fenway Park Boston, Massachusetts, USA Mon Jul 17 07:10 PM (915) Toronto Blue Jays RL: (+1.5) +250ML: -115O: +(6.5) +115 46 % (499 bets) 4 (916) Boston Red Sox RL: (-1.5) -360ML: -115U: +(6.5) -154 54 % (597 bets) 3 MATCHUP BOXSCORES PREVIEW CONSENSUS RECAP TRENDS TICKETS GAME 5 PREMIUM PICKs Toronto Blue Jays at Boston Red Sox Preview and Predictions by Gracenote on 07/17/2017 The Boston Red Sox hope to have some energy left after a draining weekend when they begin a four-game home series against the American League East-rival Toronto Blue Jays on Monday. The Red Sox suffered a 4-1 loss to the New York Yankees in 16 innings on Saturday before splitting a day-night doubleheader a day later, taking the nightcap 3-0 to open a three-game lead in the division.Dustin Pedroia recorded a pair of hits and an RBI in the victory to extend his hitting streak to five games (8-for-21) and Mookie Betts belted a two-run homer for Boston, which has lost six of its last nine games overall but is 5-1 against Toronto this year. Eduardo Rodriguez returns from the disabled list to make the start for the Red Sox, who will have their hands full against Marcus Stroman in the series opener. Toronto dropped two of three to Detroit coming out of the All-Star break after Sundayâ€™s 6-5 loss in 11 innings and is tied with Baltimore for last place in the AL East. Steve Pearce and Josh Donaldson both have gone 8-for-22 over the last seven games and Russell Martin, who was rested Sunday, is 10-for-29 with a pair of homers in the same span.TV: 7:10 p.m. ET, ESPN, Sportsnet, TVA (Toronto), NESN (Boston)PITCHING MATCHUP: Blue Jays RH Marcus Stroman (9-5, 3.28 ERA) vs. Red Sox LH Eduardo Rodriguez (4-2, 3.54)Stroman has posted six quality starts in his last eight outings, including one on July 8 in which he limited AL-best Houston to one run over seven innings to gain the victory. The 26-year-old Duke product had one of his worst starts of the season against Boston on April 18, surrendering six runs and a season-high 11 hits over 4 2/3 frames of a loss. Xander Bogaerts is 10-for-20 with a homer versus Stroman, who is 4-2 with a 5.07 ERA against Boston.Rodriguez returns to the rotation after missing 6 Â½ weeks with a knee injury and allowing one run over 6 1/3 innings in his final rehab start for Triple-A Pawtucket on July 9. The 24-year-old Venezuelan yielded a season-high seven runs and eight hits - four homers - over 5 2/3 frames in his last outing on June 1 before going on the disabled list. Martin is 3-for-9 with a homer versus Rodriguez, who pitched one inning of scoreless relief against Toronto earlier this year.WALK-OFFS1. Toronto All-Star 1B Justin Smoak belted his 24th homer on Sunday and already has hit four more than his previous career high.2. Boston UTIL Brock Holt (vertigo) returned to the roster for the first time since April 20 on Sunday and went 1-for-5 in the doubleheader.3. Blue Jays DH Kendrys Morales homered Sunday, pulling him within three runs of 500 in his career and four hits of 1,100.PREDICTION: Blue Jays 5, Red Sox 3 Major League Baseball , baseball Line Up LINEUP AWAY AWAY Marcus StromanPitching order:1 Dominic LeonePitching order:2 Ryan TeperaPitching order:3 Roberto OsunaPitching order:4 Steve PearceBatting order:7 Slot:1Position: Left Outfield (LF)2nd Position: (1B) Russell MartinBatting order:2 Slot:1Position: Catcher (C) Darwin BarneyBatting order:9 Slot:1Position: Second Base (2B) Kevin PillarBatting order:8 Slot:1Position: Center Outfield (CF) Jose BautistaBatting order:1 Slot:1Position: Right Outfield (RF) Josh DonaldsonBatting order:3 Slot:1Position: Third Base (3B) Troy TulowitzkiBatting order:6 Slot:1Position: Shortstop (SS) Justin SmoakBatting order:4 Slot:1Position: First Base (1B) Ezequiel CarreraBatting order:4 Slot:2Position: Pinch Runner (PR)2nd Position: (LF) Ryan GoinsBatting order:5 Slot:2Position: Pinch Runner (PR)2nd Position: (DH) Kendrys MoralesBatting order:5 Slot:1Position: Designated Hitter (DH) Odds POINT SPREAD ODDS America's Bookie williamhill bet365 gtbets guts sportsinteraction topbet Toronto Blue Jays @ Boston Red Sox (1.5) -225(-1.5) 185 (1.5) -189(-1.5) 165 (-1.5) 145(1.5) -167 (-1.5) 145(1.5) -165 (-1.5) 145(1.5) -182 (-1.5) 135(1.5) -160 (-1.5) 145(1.5) -165 MONEY LINE ODDS America's Bookie williamhill bet365 gtbets guts sportsinteraction topbet Toronto Blue Jays @ Boston Red Sox -108-102 100-120 -111-111 -105-105 -111-111 -115-105 -108-102 OVER UNDER ODDS America's Bookie williamhill bet365 gtbets guts sportsinteraction topbet Toronto Blue Jays @ Boston Red Sox Over: Under: (9) -122102 (9.5) 100-120 (9) -120100 (9) -120100 (9.5) 105-133 (9) -115-105 (9) -125105 Get Tickets Event Buy Ticket Datetime Local Average Price Lowest Price Highest Price Location Image Toronto Blue Jays at Boston Red Sox BUY from USD 22.00 2017-09-04T19:10:00 USD 79.00 USD 22.00 USD 12641.00 Boston, MA 02215 Toronto Blue Jays at Boston Red Sox BUY from USD 18.00 2017-09-05T19:10:00 USD 63.00 USD 18.00 USD 12641.00 Boston, MA 02215 Toronto Blue Jays at Boston Red Sox BUY from USD 15.00 2017-09-06T19:10:00 USD 64.00 USD 15.00 USD 12641.00 Boston, MA 02215 Toronto Blue Jays at Boston Red Sox BUY from USD 17.00 2017-09-25T19:10:00 USD 69.00 USD 17.00 USD 12641.00 Boston, MA 02215 Toronto Blue Jays at Boston Red Sox BUY from USD 17.00 2017-09-26T19:10:00 USD 66.00 USD 17.00 USD 12641.00 Boston, MA 02215 Toronto Blue Jays at Boston Red Sox BUY from USD 15.00 2017-09-27T19:10:00 USD 67.00 USD 15.00 USD 12641.00 Boston, MA 02215 Tweet Comment about toronto blue jays at boston red sox preview and predictions MLB Related News Kansas City Royals at Detroit Tigers Recap 07/27/2017 00:04 Eric Hosmer's first career grand slam highlighted a nine-run seventh inning and the Kansas City Royals extended their season-best winning streak to eight games by pounding the Detroit Tigers 16-2 on Wednesday at Comerica Park. 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