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The Houston Astros will be trying to extend a winning streak on Sunday when they take on the Toronto Blue Jays at Minute Maid Park.
The Blue Jays will give the ball to starter Mark Buehrle in this one. Lefthander Buehrle is 9-7 this season with a 4.23 ERA.
Starting this game for the Astros will be Dallas Keuchel. The lefthander has a 4.75 ERA to go along with a 5-5 record this season.
Last time out for Toronto, they were an 8-5 loser as they battled the Astros on the road. Moneyline bettors who got the Astros at +100 were rewarded, while the 13 combined runs moved the game OVER for totals bettors.
Toronto has lost 7 straight games.
Houston has won 2 straight games.
Toronto: 57-73 SU
Houston: 43-85 SU
Toronto most recently:
When playing on Sunday are 3-7
Before playing NY Yankees are 2-8
After playing Houston are 5-5
After a loss are 2-8
Houston most recently:
When playing on Sunday are 2-8
Before playing Chi White Sox are 7-3
After playing Toronto are 5-5
After a win are 2-8
A few trends to consider:
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Toronto's last 5 games when playing Houston
The total has gone UNDER in 9 of Toronto's last 13 games
Toronto is 4-8 SU in its last 12 games when playing Houston
Toronto is 0-5 SU in its last 5 games
Houston is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games when playing at home against Toronto
The total has gone OVER in 7 of Houston's last 8 games
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Houston's last 5 games when playing Toronto
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Houston's last 8 games at home
Toronto home to NY Yankees, Monday, August 26
Houston at Chi White Sox, Monday, August 26