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Texas Sends Nick Martinez vs R.A. Dickey in Toronto Blue Jays vs Rangers Game

Toronto Blue Jays

vs

Texas Rangers
Sunday, May 18, 2014 3:05 PM ET
Globe Life Park

The Texas Rangers battle the visiting Toronto Blue Jays on Sunday in MLB betting odds action at Globe Life Park.

For the Texas Rangers, Nick Martinez gets the ball, charged with keeping the Toronto Blue Jays hitters off the base paths. He'll face R.A. Dickey, 4-3 on the year.

Toronto Blue Jays vs Texas Rangers Opening Odds and Betting Line

Betting fans looking to pick the Texas Rangers in this matchup found them as 100 underdogs on the MLB money line at 5Dimes. Betting the over under instead? It was 9.5 at its open earlier today and hovering near that number at Bovada.

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Computer Prediction: Toronto Blue Jays vs Texas Rangers Pick

Odds Shark computer prediction handicapping models run on this game pick a 4.8-3.7 victory for the Blue Jays. View the computer score prediction and who will win the pick on the moneyline for all upcoming MLB matchups here.

Toronto Blue Jays vs Texas Rangers Odds and Stats.

Team Betting Records & Power Rankings

Texas (20-23) will face the 23-21 Blue Jays in this tilt. Stay Informed: follow us on Twitter for odds specials, betting line moves and Texas vs Toronto injuries news.

This game puts the Texas Rangers, most recently No. 30 in Odds Shark MLB Power Rankings, up against the Toronto Blue Jays, who rate a No. 9 in the latest survey.

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How Toronto Blue Jays vs Texas Rangers Stats Matchup

Scoring stats point to some edges in this matchup. The game features the Texas Rangers No. 20-ranked scoring average of 3.93 runs per game, against a Toronto Blue Jays offense rated No. 5 and scoring 4.84 runs per game. The Rangers have averaged 8.6 hits per game to date this season, less than the Blue Jays hitters have managed (8.66 per nine innings).

Comparing defensive stats, Toronto owns the No. 11-rated road mark, allowing 3.91 runs per game on the highway. Texas, on the other hand, rates No. 20 in scoring at home.

Recent Outings Betting Recap

The Blue Jays were a 4-2 winner in their most recent outing on the road against the Rangers. That made winners of bettors who got Toronto at -103 on the moneyline, while the total score (6) was good news for UNDER bettors. The Blue Jays grabbed a win last time out, defeating Robbie Ross and the Rangers 4-2 on Saturday at Globe Life Park.

Toronto Blue Jays vs Texas Rangers Betting Odds Trends

Toronto is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games
Toronto is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games on the road
Toronto is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games when playing Texas
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Toronto's last 5 games when playing Texas
Texas is 1-6 SU in its last 7 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Texas's last 6 games
Texas is 2-9 SU in its last 11 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Texas's last 6 games at home

Next Betting Matchups

Toronto at Boston, Tuesday, May 20th
Texas home to Seattle, Tuesday, May 20th

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