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The Texas Rangers and the Toronto Blue Jays will both be trying to pick up a win on Friday when they battle at Rogers Centre.
Yu Darvish will be the starting pitcher for the Rangers on this day. Right hander Darvish is 8-5 this season with a 2.97 ERA.
Starting this game for the Blue Jays will be R.A. Dickey. The right hander has a 3.82 ERA to go along with a 7-9 record this season.
Oddsmakers opened the Rangers as -110-moneyline favorites versus the Blue Jays, while the game's total opened at 8
The Blue Jays were a 3-0 loser in their most recent outing on the road against the Rays. That made winners of bettors who got Tampa Bay at -180 on the moneyline, while the total score (3) was good news for UNDER bettors.
Texas was a 10-7 loser in its last match at home against the Angels. They lost as +145 underdogs, while the total score of 17 made winners of OVER bettors.
Team record: 38-57
Current Streak: lost 8 straight games.
Texas is 0-5 SU in its last 5 games
The total has gone OVER in 8 of Texas's last 10 games
Texas is 1-11 SU in its last 12 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Texas's last 6 games on the road
Team record: 49-47
Toronto is 2-8 SU in its last 10 games
The total has gone UNDER in 10 of Toronto's last 14 games
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Toronto's last 7 games at home
Toronto is 6-1 SU in its last 7 games when playing Texas
Texas at Toronto Saturday, July 19