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The Boston Red Sox and the Toronto Blue Jays will both be gunning for a victory on Thursday when they meet at Rogers Centre.
right hander Rubby De La Rosa will take the mound for the Red Sox to start this game. De La Rosa is 3-2 this season with a 2.64 ERA.
The Blue Jays will counter De La Rosa with Marcus Stroman. Right hander Stroman has a 3.58 ERA to go along with a 5-2 record this season.
Oddsmakers opened the Blue Jays as -120-moneyline favorites versus the Red Sox, while the game's total opened at 8.5
In their last action, Boston was a 6-4 loser on the road against the Blue Jays. Bettors on Toronto at -101 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (10) sent OVER bettors home happy as well.
Team record: 47-54
Boston is 8-3 SU in its last 11 games
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Boston's last 7 games
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Boston's last 7 games on the road
Boston is 1-6 SU in its last 7 games when playing Toronto
Team record: 53-49
Toronto is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Toronto's last 5 games
Toronto is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Toronto's last 5 games at home
Boston at Tampa Bay Friday, July 25
Toronto at NY Yankees Friday, July 25