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The Texas Rangers will be fighting to snap a losing streak on Saturday when they take on the Toronto Blue Jays at Rangers Ballpark.
The Blue Jays will pin their hopes on the pitching of righthander R.A. Dickey in this game. Dickey has a 5-8 record and a 5.11 ERA this season.
Starting this game for the Rangers will be Josh Lindblom. The righthander has a 5.90 ERA to go along with a 0-1 record this season.
The Blue Jays were an 8-0 winner in their most recent outing on the road against the Rangers. That made winners of bettors who got Toronto at +117 on the moneyline, while the total score (8) was good news for UNDER bettors.
Toronto has won 3 straight games.
Texas has lost 4 straight games.
Toronto: 30-36 SU
Texas: 38-29 SU
Toronto most recently:
When playing on Saturday are 6-4
Before playing Texas are 6-4
After playing Texas are 3-7
After a win are 5-5
Texas most recently:
When playing on Saturday are 7-3
Before playing Toronto are 4-6
After playing Toronto are 8-2
After a loss are 4-6
A few trends to consider:
Toronto is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games on the road
Toronto is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games when playing Texas
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Toronto's last 5 games when playing Texas
Toronto is 6-2 SU in its last 8 games
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Texas's last 5 games
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Texas's last 5 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Texas's last 5 games when playing Toronto
Texas is 1-4 SU in its last 5 games
Texas home to Toronto, Sunday, June 16