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The Toronto Blue Jays will be fighting to snap a losing streak on Sunday when they take on the Los Angeles Angels at Angel Stadium.
Lefthander Mark Buehrle will take the mound for the Blue Jays to start this game. Buehrle is 7-7 this season with a 4.27 ERA.
Buehrle's opponent in this one will be C.J. Wilson. The Angels lefthander has a 3.48 ERA to go along with a 11-6 record this season.
Last time out for Toronto, they were a 7-3 loser as they battled the Angels on the road. Moneyline bettors who got the Angels at -160 were rewarded, while the 10 combined runs moved the game OVER for totals bettors.
Toronto has lost 3 straight games.
Los Angeles has won 3 straight games.
Toronto: 50-60 SU
Los Angeles: 51-58 SU
Toronto most recently:
When playing on Sunday are 4-6
Before playing Seattle are 2-8
After playing LA Angels are 3-7
After a loss are 3-7
Los Angeles most recently:
When playing on Sunday are 5-5
Before playing Texas are 4-6
After playing Toronto are 7-3
After a win are 5-5
A few trends to consider:
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Toronto's last 5 games when playing LA Angels
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Toronto's last 5 games when playing on the road against LA Angels
The total has gone OVER in 7 of Toronto's last 9 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 9 of Toronto's last 13 games
The total has gone OVER in 5 of LA Angels's last 5 games when playing Toronto
LA Angels are 5-0 SU in their last 5 games when playing at home against Toronto
The total has gone OVER in 4 of LA Angels's last 5 games
LA Angels are 4-1 SU in their last 5 games at home
Toronto at Seattle, Monday, August 5
LA Angels home to Texas, Monday, August 5