Predictions for Blue Jays vs. Athletics: Score Projection, Over/Under Pick & Odds – June 9

Sunday’s game features the Oakland Athletics (26-40) and the Toronto Blue Jays (31-33) clashing at Oakland-Alameda County Coliseum in what should be a close matchup, with a projected 5-4 win for the Athletics according to our computer prediction. First pitch is at 4:07 PM ET on June 9.

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Blue Jays vs. Athletics Matchup Info

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Blue Jays vs. Athletics Predictions

  • Score Prediction: Athletics 5, Blue Jays 4
  • Total Prediction: Under 8 runs

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Blue Jays vs. Athletics Betting Lines

Blue Jays vs Athletics Betting Information
Favorite Favorite Moneyline Underdog Moneyline Total Over Total Odds Under Total Odds
Blue Jays -135 +114 8 -115 -105

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Blue Jays Betting Insights

  • Toronto has been the favorite in 42 games this season, and has come away with the win 25 times (59.5%) in those contests.
  • The Blue Jays have a mark of 13-10 in contests where sportsbooks favor them by -135 or better on the moneyline.
  • Toronto and its opponents have gone over the total this season in 28 of 64 opportunities.
  • The Blue Jays had an 8-4 record in the 12 games they were a moneyline favorite over their last 15 matchups.
  • Over its past 15 matchups, Toronto and its opponents combined to hit the over on the run total seven times (all 15 games had set totals).

Athletics Betting Insights

  • Oakland has a 20-38 record in games it was listed as the moneyline underdog (winning 34.5% of those games).
  • In games they have played as a moneyline underdog with odds of +114 or longer, the Athletics have a 14-33 record (winning just 29.8% of their games).
  • Oakland has played in 66 games with a set over/under, and it has combined with opponents to go over the total 29 times (29-35-2).
  • The Athletics have played as underdogs in 14 of their past 15 games and won five of those contests.
  • Oakland and its opponents have combined to hit the over four times in its past 15 games with a total.

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Blue Jays vs. Athletics Probable Pitchers

Blue Jays’ Starting Pitcher: Bowden Francis

  • He has an ERA of 9.00, a batting average against of .307 and 9.5 strikeouts per nine innings in six games this season.
  • This will be Bowden Francis’ first game as the moneyline favorite this season.
  • Francis’ team is 0-2 when he starts this season.
  • In the two games with a total started by Francis this season, the teams hit the over.

Athletics’ Starting Pitcher: Mitch Spence

  • The 26-year-old has put up an ERA of 3.86, with 7.5 strikeouts per nine innings in 15 games this season. Opponents are batting .246 against him.
  • The Athletics have been the moneyline underdog in three of Spence’s starts this season, and they went 1-2 in those games.
  • Spence’s team is 1-3 over his four starts.
  • Mitch Spence has started four games with a set total this season. His team has not hit the over in any of them.

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Blue Jays’ 2024 Performance

Split Record
Overall 31-33
Home 16-15
Road 15-18
One-Run Games 7-10
Scoring 5+ Runs 24-3

Athletics’ 2024 Performance

Split Record
Overall 26-40
Home 15-19
Road 11-21
One-Run Games 11-11
Scoring 5+ Runs 12-3

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