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The fans at Tropicana Field will be treated to a game between the Toronto Blue Jays and the Tampa Bay Rays when they take their seats on Wednesday.
R.A. Dickey will be the starting pitcher for the Blue Jays on this day. righthander Dickey is 6-8 this season with a 5.15 ERA.
It'll be Fausto Carmona toeing the rubber for the Rays in this contest. Righthander Carmona is 4-8 with a 5.14 ERA so far this season.
The Blue Jays were a 5-1 loser in their most recent outing on the road against the Rays. That made winners of bettors who got Tampa Bay at -134 on the moneyline, while the total score (6) was good news for UNDER bettors.
Toronto has lost 2 straight games.
Tampa Bay has won 3 straight games.
Toronto: 38-38 SU
Tampa Bay: 41-37 SU
Toronto most recently:
When playing on Wednesday are 2-8
Before playing Boston are 4-6
After playing Tampa Bay are 3-7
After a loss are 5-5
Tampa Bay most recently:
When playing on Wednesday are 5-5
Before playing Detroit are 5-5
After playing Toronto are 7-3
After a win are 4-6
A few trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Toronto's last 5 games on the road
Toronto is 11-2 SU in its last 13 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Toronto's last 5 games when playing Tampa Bay
The total has gone UNDER in 9 of Toronto's last 12 games
Tampa Bay is 12-2 SU in its last 14 games when playing at home against Toronto
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Tampa Bay's last 5 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Tampa Bay's last 5 games when playing Toronto
Tampa Bay is 18-7 SU in its last 25 games when playing Toronto
Toronto at Boston, Thursday, June 27
Tampa Bay home to Detroit, Friday, June 28