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Texas Rangers vs. Toronto Blue Jays

The Toronto Blue Jays will be trying to extend a winning streak on Saturday when they take on the Texas Rangers at Rogers Centre.

The Rangers will give the ball to starter Yu Darvish in this one. Righthander Darvish is 7-2 this season with a 2.77 ERA.

Darvish's opponent in this one will be Mark Buehrle. The Blue Jays lefthander has a 5.43 ERA to go along with a 2-4 record this season.

Last time out for Texas, they were a 6-1 loser as they battled the Blue Jays on the road. Moneyline bettors who got the Blue Jays at -107 were rewarded, while the 7 combined runs moved the game UNDER for totals bettors.

Current streak:
Texas has lost 2 straight games.
Toronto has won 2 straight games.

Team records:
Texas: 36-24 SU
Toronto: 26-34 SU

Texas most recently:
When playing on Saturday are 10-0
Before playing Toronto are 5-5
After playing Toronto are 6-4
After a loss are 6-4

Toronto most recently:
When playing on Saturday are 5-5
Before playing Texas are 4-6
After playing Texas are 5-5
After a win are 4-6

A few trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Texas's last 7 games
Texas is 5-2 SU in its last 7 games when playing Toronto
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Texas's last 9 games when playing Toronto
The total has gone UNDER in 8 of Texas's last 12 games when playing on the road against Toronto
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Toronto's last 7 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Toronto's last 6 games
Toronto is 9-4 SU in its last 13 games at home
Toronto is 13-6 SU in its last 19 games when playing at home against Texas

Next up:
Toronto home to Texas, Sunday, June 9