MLB BIG HITTER *TOP PLAY*
Toronto vs. Oakland,
08/01/2018 15:35 EDT,
Score: 3 - 8
Money Line: -135 Oakland
The Oakland Athletics have won six straight against the Blue Jays this season and they are going for the sweep of this three-game series Wednesday afternoon.
Toronto right-hander Marcus Stroman (4-7, 5.20 ERA) is coming off a pair of solid outings, but he's struggled with Oakland throughout his career giving up 10 runs (nine earned) through 16 1/3 innings of work.
Oakland left-hander Sean Manaea (9-7, 3.46 ERA) is 1-0 with a 4.30 ERA in four games (three starts) against the Blue Jays in his career. He has allowed three runs or fewer in 10 straight starts. The A's are 7-3 in those games and Manaea 4-1. Manaea is 5-0 with a 2.95 ERA in nine afternoon starts on the season.
Blue Jays are 7-24 in their last 31 games vs. a left-handed starter and 4-17 in their last 21 Wednesday games. They're just 21-30 away from home on the season and Athletics are 17-4 in their last 21 home games vs. a team with a losing road record.
10* play on Oakland Athletics.