Blue Jays Vs Phillies: MLB Betting Lines, Stats And Predictions – September 21, 2022

Written By PlayPicks Staff on September 21, 2022

The Philadelphia Phillies (80-67) will look to snap a five-game losing streak when hosting the Toronto Blue Jays (84-64) at 6:45 PM ET on Wednesday. Kevin Gausman gets the starting nod for Toronto (-110 to win), and Zack Wheeler is Philadelphia’s (-109) pick to start.

This article references odds as of September 21, 2022 at 7:13 AM ET. Browse all the latest odds for this contest in the table in this article and click here to claim your free sports bet (up to $1,001) at Caesars!

Blue Jays vs Phillies Betting Lines

Blue Jays Betting Insights

  • This season, the Blue Jays have been favored 130 times and won 78, or 60%, of those games.
  • This season, Toronto has won 78 of its 130 games, or 60%, when favored by at least -110 on the moneyline.
  • Sportsbooks have implied with the moneyline set for this matchup that the Blue Jays have a 52.4% chance to win.
  • Toronto and its opponents have hit the over in 77 of their 152 games with a total this season.
  • The Blue Jays are 70-82-0 against the spread in their 152 chances this season.

Blue Jays Last 10 Games Trend

Stat Avg/Total
Record 6-4
Runs Per Game 5.2
HR 10
ERA 4.55
K/9 7.18

Phillies Betting Insights

  • The Phillies have come away with 25 wins in the 54 contests they have been listed as the underdogs in this season.
  • This season, Philadelphia has been victorious 25 times in 54 chances when named as an underdog of at least -109 or worse on the moneyline.
  • The Phillies have an implied victory probability of 52.2% according to the moneyline set by sportsbooks for this matchup.
  • Philadelphia and its opponents have gone over the total this season in 76 of their 151 opportunities.
  • The Phillies are 73-78-0 against the spread in their 151 games with a line set by sportsbooks this season.

Phillies Last 10 Games Trend

Stat Avg/Total
Record 5-5
Runs Per Game 4.9
HR 20
ERA 5.44
K/9 7.85

Phillies Probable Pitcher – Zack Wheeler

  • Wheeler (11-7 with a 3.07 ERA and 148 strikeouts in 138 innings pitched) makes the start for the Phillies, his 24th of the season.
  • The right-hander last appeared on Saturday, Aug. 20 against the New York Mets, when he tossed 5 2/3 innings, allowing four earned runs while giving up five hits.
  • Wheeler will try to record his 20th matchup of five or more innings pitched this season. He averages 6.0 innings per appearance.
  • The Phillies have been the underdog on the moneyline in four of Wheeler’s starts this season, and they went 2-2 in those matchups.
  • Wheeler’s team has a 12-11 record in his starts this season.
  • Wheeler has started 23 games with a total set by bookmakers this season. The teams have combined to go over the run total in 11 of them.
  • Pitchers reflected above are based on projections as of September 21, 2022 at 7:13 AM ET and may not be the pitchers at game time.

Phillies Relief Pitchers

Name Relief App. IP K/9 H/9 HR/9 ERA
Brad Hand 55 45.0 7.6 9.3 0.5 2.80
José Alvarado 54 45.1 13.7 9.0 0.5 3.57
David Robertson 53 58.2 11.7 6.2 1.0 2.45
Andrew Bellatti 53 49.0 13.2 9.2 1.1 3.31
Seranthony Domínguez 49 46.2 11.0 7.1 0.7 2.51

Blue Jays Probable Pitcher – Kevin Gausman

  • Gausman’s team is 9-20-0 against the spread this season in his starts.
  • The right-hander gave up five earned runs in 7 2/3 innings pitched on Thursday in his last outing, a matchup with the Tampa Bay Rays.
  • Gausman has six starts in a row of five innings or more.
  • Gausman’s team has a record of 16-12 this season when he starts and they are the favorite on the moneyline.
  • Gausman’s team is 16-12 when he starts this season.
  • Games started by Gausman have a 16-12-1 record at hitting the over this season.
  • Pitchers reflected above are based on projections as of September 21, 2022 at 7:13 AM ET and may not be the pitchers at game time.

Blue Jays Relief Pitchers

Name Relief App. IP Ks ERA Holds Saves
Adam Cimber 69 63.0 53 3.14 18 4
Anthony Bass 67 64.1 66 1.40 22 0
David Phelps 61 59.1 59 2.88 9 1
Jordan Romano 57 57.2 64 2.18 2 34
Tim Mayza 56 44.0 38 2.66 15 1

Blue Jays Hitting Trends

  • The Blue Jays have a record this season in games when they belt at least two home runs.
  • The Blue Jays have gone 28-7 in the 35 games this season when they have had five or more extra-base hits.
  • The team is 64-31 in the games this season it has racked up eight or more hits.
  • The Blue Jays are 51-17 in games this season that they scored at least five runs.
  • The Blue Jays have drawn at least five walks in 34 games this season, and are 25-9 in those contests.

Phillies Hitting Trends

  • They’ve hit two or more homers in 50 games this season and are 36-14 in those matchups.
  • They have gone 24-5 this season when collecting five or more extra-base hits as a team.
  • They have a record of 59-30 this season when collecting eight or more base hits in a game.
  • They have a 48-12 record this season when scoring five or more runs in a game.
  • They have a 21-10 record this season when drawing five or more walks in a game.

Blue Jays vs. Phillies Prediction

Moneyline Pick: Phillies (-109)

Over/Under Pick: Under (8.5)

Predictions are calculated by a data-driven algorithm derived from offensive performance metrics and probable starting pitchers.

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