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A winning streak will be on the line for the New York Yankees on Saturday when they battle the Toronto Blue Jays at Rogers Centre.
Michael Pineda will be the starting pitcher for the Yankees on this day. Righthander Pineda is 0-0 this season with a 0.00 ERA.
The Blue Jays will counter Pineda with R.A. Dickey. righthander Dickey has a 10.80 ERA to go along with a 0-1 record this season.
Last time out for New York, they were a 7-3 winner as they battled the Blue Jays on the road. Moneyline bettors who got the Yankees at -134 were rewarded, while the 10 combined runs moved the game OVER for totals bettors.
New York has won 2 straight games.
Toronto has lost 2 straight games.
New York: 2-2 SU
Toronto: 2-3 SU
New York most recently:
When playing on Saturday are 5-5
Before playing Toronto are 7-3
After playing Toronto are 7-3
After a win are 6-4
Toronto most recently:
When playing on Saturday are 7-3
Before playing NY Yankees are 3-7
After playing NY Yankees are 3-7
After a loss are 7-3
A few trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 7 of NY Yankees's last 8 games
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of NY Yankees's last 7 games on the road
NY Yankees are 13-4 SU in their last 17 games when playing Toronto
NY Yankees are 5-2 SU in their last 7 games
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Toronto's last 5 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Toronto's last 8 games
The total has gone UNDER in 7 of Toronto's last 10 games when playing NY Yankees
The total has gone UNDER in 15 of Toronto's last 23 games at home
Toronto home to NY Yankees, Sunday, April 6