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New York Yankees vs. Toronto Blue Jays

June 30, 2024

An exciting rivalry in the AL East is approaching. Game 4 between the New York Yankees (53-32) and Toronto Blue Jays (38-44) will be played on Sunday, June 30, at 1:37 PM ET at Rogers Centre in Toronto, Ontario. The Yankees are slightly favored, with a moneyline at -125.

New York Yankees Betting Preview

The Yankees have lost four out of their last five games and need to find consistency soon. Their latest showing was a 9-3 loss to the Blue Jays in Game 3 of this series. They have been averaging 7.0 runs a game, with their only win coming in Game 2, a 16-5 performance.

They will have Gerrit Cole on the mound (0-1). He currently has a 9.00 ERA and a 1.88 WHIP with just 8.0 innings pitched. He has an opportunity to get back on the right track and help his team maintain its 3.56 ERA average.

Their offense has been great with Aaron Judge, as he leads the team with 30 homers, 80 RBIs, and a batting average of .313. He also ranks first in the league for both homers and RBIs and sixth overall for his batting average.

The Yankees need some offense to keep ahead of aggressive teams aiming for wins. They average .250 at the plate and allow opponents to average .228, which is a solid differential between the two.

Toronto Blue Jays Betting Preview

The Blue Jays are 3-2 over their last five games and have the potential to get above .500 this season if they continue down this path. They are fifth in the AL East while the Yankees sit second, so earning wins now gives them hope later this year. They have averaged 7.33 runs a game in this series and have scored nine runs twice.

Their starter pitching is led by Kevin Gausman (6-6), who has an ERA of 4.26 and a WHIP of 1.27. The team's ERA of 4.26 could use some improvement.

Their offense shines with Vladimir Guerrero Jr., who leads them with 13 home runs and 50 RBIs. He should positively impact this matchup, assuming he can keep ahead of Judge.

The Blue Jays have been averaging .237 at the plate and are allowing opponents to be an average of .252. This is a good sign that they let the Yankees to find momentum early.

Odds, Series Trends, and Free Pick

MyBookie offers the MLB betting odds for the New York Yankees vs. Toronto Blue Jays battle. The Yankees are slightly favored. Market analysis reveals that the Yankees have a 55.3 percent chance of success.

The Yankees' starting pitching will be tested, especially since Cole has pitched only a handful of innings this year. However, their robust offense should help them.

Final Pick: New York Yankees -125