The Baltimore Orioles can move within a half-game of a wild card spot when they take on the Toronto Blue Jays in the second game of a three-game series on Tuesday in Toronto. The Orioles (60-55) trail both Tampa Bay and Toronto (both 61-53) by 1.5 games for the third and final wild card spot in the American League. Toronto is a -220 favorite in the latest Blue Jays vs. Orioles odds from Caesars Sportsbook while Baltimore is a +180 underdog.
First pitch is set for 7:07 p.m. ET from the Rogers Centre. The game is one of 15 on the MLB schedule for Tuesday. Elsewhere in the majors, the Astros' Justin Verlander and the White Sox' Dylan Cease square off in a scintillating showdown between the AL's top two Cy Young contenders, and the Mets and Braves meet in the second game of their important four-game series in Atlanta. Before making any MLB picks or parlays, be sure to check out the MLB predictions and betting advice from SportsLine's proven computer model.
The SportsLine Projection Model simulates every MLB game 10,000 times, and it is a 300-260 on top-rated MLB money-line picks since the start of the 2021 season. This is the same model that pegged the 2021 Atlanta Braves at 10-1 as one of three best bets to win the World Series. Anybody who has followed the model has seen profitable returns.
Now, the model has locked in four confident MLB best bets for Tuesday. They all involve games at 7:20 p.m. ET or later, so there's still time to get these MLB picks in. If you successfully parlay the picks, you'd be looking at a payout of well over 20-1. You can see the model's MLB picks only at SportsLine.
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The model, which ran 10,000 simulations on each of Tuesday's games, likes the New York Mets (+140) to knock off Atlanta. The Mets (75-41) have been one of the hottest teams in the majors since the All-Star break, going 17-4 in their last 21 games. They've gone 4-2 against the Braves over that stretch.
In addition, New York faces an Atlanta starter, Charlie Morton, who is coming off one of his worst starts this season. On Aug. 9, Morton gave up five runs on six hits, including three home runs, in six innings against Boston. He had given up five runs and three homers only one other time this season, in a 7-3 loss to the Mets on July 13. See who else to back right here.
How to make MLB picks and parlays for Tuesday
The model also locked in three other best bets for Tuesday, including a play on a big AL underdog. You can see the model's MLB Tuesday best bets and parlay only at SportsLine.
What MLB picks should you target for a payout of well over 20-1? And what underdog does the model like on Tuesday? Visit SportsLine now to see the MLB best bets from an advanced model that is on a 300-260 run on top-rated MLB money-line picks since the start of 2021.