Toronto Blue Jays Host Texas Rangers in MLB Baseball Betting Action

Texas Rangers

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Toronto Blue Jays
Friday, July 18, 2014 7:07 PM ET
Rogers Centre

The Toronto Blue Jays will try to be nasty hosts on Friday when the Texas Rangers pay a visit to Rogers Centre.

Toronto hands the ball to starter R.A. Dickey in this one and he'll try to improve on his 7-9 mark on the year. Texas counters with Yu Darvish, who will try to quiet the fans and the Blue Jays bats at the same time.

Texas Rangers vs Toronto Blue Jays Opening Odds and Betting Line

Betting fans looking to pick the visiting Texas Rangers before the first pitch in this match found them as -110-moneyline favorites earlier today at Bovada. They saw the over/under total of 8 earlier at TopBet.

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Computer Prediction: Texas Rangers vs Toronto Blue Jays Pick

Odds Shark computer prediction formulas pick a 4.7-3.4 win for the Blue Jays on Friday. Odds Shark score prediction models pick a 4.7-3.4 result in favor of the Blue Jays today. View the computer score prediction and who will win the pick on the moneyline for all upcoming MLB matchups here.

Texas Rangers vs Toronto Blue Jays Odds and Stats.

Team Betting Records & Power Rankings

The Toronto Blue Jays sport a record of 49-47 heading into this matchup, while the Texas Rangers sit at 38-57 on the season Stay Informed: follow us on Twitter for odds specials, betting line moves and Toronto vs Texas injuries news.

The Toronto Blue Jays vs Texas Rangers odds would favor the Blue Jays if the betting lines were set according to our power ranks. Toronto is rated No. 17 in the current Odds Shark poll, while Texas is at No. 30.

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How Texas Rangers vs Toronto Blue Jays Stats Matchup

At the plate, Toronto owns the No. 7 ranking for hits at 8.82 per game. By contrast, the Texas Rangers are rated No. 12 in the same category at 8.77 per game.

Comparing defensive stats, Texas owns the No. 30-rated road mark, allowing 4.81 runs per game on the highway. Toronto, on the other hand, rates No. 4 in scoring at home.

Recent Outings Betting Recap

Texas was a 10-7 loser in its last match at home against the Angels. They lost as +145 underdogs, while the total score of 17 made winners of OVER bettors. Texas suffered a 10-7 loss against Los Angeles on Sunday, as Scott Baker wasn't able to lead his team to victory at Globe Life Park.

The Blue Jays were a 3-0 loser in their most recent outing on the road against the Rays. That made winners of bettors who got Tampa Bay at -180 on the moneyline, while the total score (3) was good news for UNDER bettors. Toronto didn't plate a single run in their last outing, shut down by David Price in a losing cause, 3-0, against Tampa Bay on Sunday.

Texas Rangers vs Toronto Blue Jays Betting Odds Trends

Texas is 0-5 SU in its last 5 games
The total has gone OVER in 8 of Texas's last 10 games
Texas is 1-11 SU in its last 12 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Texas's last 6 games on the road
Toronto is 2-8 SU in its last 10 games
The total has gone UNDER in 10 of Toronto's last 14 games
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Toronto's last 7 games at home
Toronto is 6-1 SU in its last 7 games when playing Texas

Next Betting Matchups

Texas at Toronto, Saturday, July 19th

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