At 8:10 PM ET in Houston, the Astros will host the Blue Jays in an AL matchup. The pitching matchup features Chris Bassitt for Toronto against Cristian Javier for Houston. The Astros are the favorite in this one, with a money line of -146 compared to +122 for the Blue Jays.

Looking at the over/under line, oddsmakers have set the total runs line at 9, with the over at -101 and the under at -119. If you’re interested in watching, the game is on MLBN.


The Pick: Houston Astros Moneyline -146

This game will be played at Minute Maid Park at 8:10 ET on Wednesday, April 3rd.


  • We have the Astros winning by a score of 6 to 5
  • However, if you’re looking for a run line pick, we like the Blue Jays to cover
  • As for an over/under pick, we have this game finishing with 11 runs and like the over

The last game of this Blue Jays vs. Astros series was a pitcher’s duel, as both teams finished with just one run and eight hits apiece. Toronto came out on top with a 2-1 win, as they scored both of their runs in the 9th inning. The Blue Jays were the underdog going into the game at +128.

Justin Turner and Davis Schneider were the only Blue Jays hitters to drive in a run, with Schneider’s only hit of the game going for a home run. Jose Altuve also homered for the Astros, while Yainer Diaz went 2/3 with a double.

Both starters finished with a quality start, as Jose Berrios went six innings and gave up just one run for the Blue Jays, while Framber Valdez went 7 2/3 scoreless innings for the Astros. Chad Green got the win out of the bullpen for Toronto, while Josh Hader took the loss.

Blue Jays Records & Stats

Chris Bassitt will take the mound for the Toronto Blue Jays as they face the Houston Astros on the road. In his first start of the season, Bassitt struggled, giving up four earned runs in five innings of work. He’ll look to bounce back in this outing against a tough Astros lineup.

If you’re looking at the Blue Jays’ offensive projections, Bo Bichette has the best chance to have a good game at the plate. His hits projection is 7th best in the league today. Justin Turner has the top home run projection on the team and is 11th in the league in that category. George Springer is 14th in the league in terms of total hits today.

Astros Records & Stats

Cristian Javier will be taking the mound for the Houston Astros as they face off against the Toronto Blue Jays at home. In his first start of the season, Javier put together a solid outing against the Yankees, going six innings and giving up just four hits and one walk while not allowing a run. He’ll look to build off that performance as he takes on the Blue Jays.

For the Astros, we have Yordan Alvarez with the best chance to hit a home run on the team and the 7th best chance in today’s league. His total hits projection is 22nd in the league. Jose Altuve has the top total hits projection on the team and 18th in the league. If you’re looking for a longshot, Yainer Diaz has the 9th best odds to hit a home run today.