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The Tampa Bay Rays and the Toronto Blue Jays will both be gunning for a victory on Wednesday when they meet at Rogers Centre.
The Rays will give the ball to starter Jeremy Hellickson in this one. Righthander Hellickson is 2-2 this season with a 5.82 ERA.
The Blue Jays will counter Hellickson with Mark Buehrle. Lefthander Buehrle has a 6.33 ERA to go along with a 1-3 record this season.
In their last action, Tampa Bay was a 4-3 winner on the road against the Blue Jays. Bettors on Tampa Bay at -145 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (7) sent UNDER bettors home happy as well.
Tampa Bay: 24-21 SU
Toronto: 18-27 SU
Tampa Bay most recently:
When playing on Wednesday are 7-3
Before playing NY Yankees are 7-3
After playing Toronto are 9-1
After a win are 7-3
Toronto most recently:
When playing on Wednesday are 4-6
Before playing Baltimore are 3-7
After playing Tampa Bay are 1-9
After a loss are 4-6
A few trends to consider:
The total has gone OVER in 11 of Tampa Bay's last 13 games on the road
Tampa Bay is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Tampa Bay's last 6 games when playing Toronto
The total has gone OVER in 19 of Tampa Bay's last 23 games
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Toronto's last 6 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Toronto's last 6 games when playing Tampa Bay
Toronto is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 11 of Toronto's last 15 games
Tampa Bay home to NY Yankees, Friday, May 24
Toronto home to Baltimore, Thursday, May 23