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|Toronto Blue Jays vs. Texas Rangers|
The Toronto Blue Jays and the Texas Rangers will both be trying to pick up a win on Thursday when they battle at Rangers Ballpark.
The Blue Jays will pin their hopes on the pitching of righthander Esmil Rogers in this game. Rogers has a 0-0 record and a 1.23 ERA this season.
It'll be Yu Darvish toeing the rubber for the Rangers in this contest. Righthander Darvish is 7-2 with a 2.75 ERA so far this season.Last time out for Toronto, they were a 7-5 winner as they battled the White Sox on the road. Moneyline bettors who got the Blue Jays at +115 were rewarded, while the 12 combined runs moved the game OVER for totals bettors. Texas lost its last outing, a 5-2 result against the Indians on June 12. Bettors who backed the Indians at +134 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (7) sent UNDER bettors to the payout window. Current streak:
Texas has lost 2 straight games.
Toronto: 28-36 SU
Texas: 38-27 SU
Toronto most recently:
When playing on Thursday are 5-5
Before playing Texas are 5-5
After playing Chi White Sox are 3-7
After a win are 4-6
Texas most recently:
When playing on Thursday are 6-4
Before playing Toronto are 4-6
After playing Cleveland are 5-5
After a loss are 5-5
A few trends to consider:
Texas home to Toronto, Friday, June 14