Predictions for Blue Jays vs. Pirates: Score Projection, Over/Under Pick & Odds – June 2

Sunday’s game features the Toronto Blue Jays (27-30) and the Pittsburgh Pirates (27-31) matching up at Rogers Centre in what is expected to be a tight matchup, with a projected 5-4 victory for the Blue Jays according to our computer prediction. First pitch is at 1:37 PM ET on June 2.

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Blue Jays vs. Pirates Matchup Info

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Blue Jays vs. Pirates Predictions

  • Score Prediction: Blue Jays 5, Pirates 4
  • Total Prediction: Over 8 runs

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Blue Jays vs. Pirates Betting Lines

Blue Jays vs Pirates Betting Information
Favorite Favorite Moneyline Underdog Moneyline Total Over Total Odds Under Total Odds
Blue Jays -175 +145 8 -112 -108

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Blue Jays Betting Insights

  • Toronto has come away with 21 wins in the 37 contests it has been listed as the favorite in this season.
  • This year, the Blue Jays have won eight of 11 games when listed as at least -175 or better on the moneyline.
  • Contests involving Toronto have gone over the total set by sportsbooks in 24 of 57 chances this season.
  • The Blue Jays were the moneyline favorite in 13 of their past 15 games, and they finished 7-6 in those matchups.
  • Over its past 15 outings, Toronto and its opponents combined to hit the over on the run total seven times (all 15 games had set totals).

Pirates Betting Insights

  • Pittsburgh has gone 16-16 in games it was the underdog on the moneyline (winning 50% of those games).
  • When playing as a moneyline underdog with odds of +145 or longer, the Pirates have a record of 2-3 (40%).
  • In the 58 games oddsmakers have set an over/under for Pittsburgh, it has combined with opponents to go over the total 29 times (29-25-4).
  • The Pirates have played as underdogs in 11 of their past 15 games and won six of those contests.
  • In its past 15 games with a total, Pittsburgh and its opponents have combined to hit the over 11 times.

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Blue Jays vs. Pirates Probable Pitchers

Blue Jays’ Starting Pitcher: Chris Bassitt

  • The 35-year-old has pitched in 11 games this season with an ERA of 4.03, a 2.24 strikeout-to-walk ratio and a WHIP of 1.425.
  • Chris Bassitt’s team is 4-2 this season when he starts and they are the moneyline favorite.
  • Bassitt’s team has won five of his 11 starts.
  • Games started by Bassitt have a 4-7-0 record at hitting the over this season.

Pirates’ Starting Pitcher: Quinn Priester

  • Quinn Priester never pitched as a moneyline underdog a season ago.

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Blue Jays’ 2024 Performance

Split Record
Overall 27-30
Home 13-13
Road 14-17
One-Run Games 4-9
Scoring 5+ Runs 21-3

Pirates’ 2024 Performance

Split Record
Overall 27-31
Home 12-15
Road 15-16
One-Run Games 10-9
Scoring 5+ Runs 19-3

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