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A winning streak will be on the line for the Toronto Blue Jays on Sunday when they battle the Texas Rangers at Rogers Centre.
The Rangers will pin their hopes on the pitching of righthander Justin Grimm in this game. Grimm has a 5-4 record and a 5.13 ERA this season.
It'll be Josh Johnson toeing the rubber for the Blue Jays in this contest. Righthander Johnson is 0-2 with a 5.40 ERA so far this season.
The Rangers were a 4-3 loser in their most recent outing on the road against the Blue Jays. That made winners of bettors who got Toronto at +141 on the moneyline, while the total score (7) was good news for UNDER bettors.
Texas has lost 3 straight games.
Toronto has won 3 straight games.
Texas: 36-25 SU
Toronto: 27-34 SU
Texas most recently:
When playing on Sunday are 6-4
Before playing Cleveland are 5-5
After playing Toronto are 6-4
After a loss are 5-5
Toronto most recently:
When playing on Sunday are 3-7
Before playing Chi White Sox are 3-7
After playing Texas are 5-5
After a win are 4-6
A few trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Texas's last 5 games when playing Toronto
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Texas's last 5 games when playing on the road against Toronto
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Texas's last 8 games
Texas is 2-5 SU in its last 7 games when playing on the road against Toronto
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Toronto's last 7 games
Toronto is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games
Toronto is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Toronto's last 5 games when playing Texas
Texas home to Cleveland, Monday, June 10
Toronto at Chi White Sox, Monday, June 10