Blue Jays vs. Rangers - 6/27/15 MLB Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Texas Rangers (37-36) at Toronto Blue Jays (39-35)
MLB Baseball: Saturday, June 27, 2015 at 1:07 pm (Rogers Centre)
Y Gallardo (6-6) (2.98) vs. () ()
The Line: Toronto Blue Jays -120 / Texas Rangers +110 --- Over/Under: 9 See the Latest Odds
TV: FSN-SW, RSN
The Texas Rangers and Toronto Blue Jays play game two of their series Saturday afternoon.
The Texas Rangers need a win to snap a six-game losing streak. The Rangers have scored seven runs in their last three games and three or less runs in seven of their last eight games. The Rangers have lost five straight games when scoring three or less runs. Prince Fielder leads Texas with 97 hits and 48 RBI while Shin-Soo Choo and Leonys Martin have combined for 55 RBI. The Texas Rangers have lost four of their last five road games. Yovani Gallardo gets the ball, and he’s 6-6 with a 2.98 ERA and 66 strikeouts this season. This will be Gallardo’s second career game against the Blue Jays.
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The Toronto Blue Jays look for a win after splitting their last six games. The Blue Jays have scored 16 runs in their last three games and four or more runs in six of their last nine games. The Blue Jays have won five of their last six games when scoring more than three runs. Josh Donaldson leads Toronto with 88 hits and 47 RBI while Edwin Encarnacion and Russell Martin have combined for 84 RBI. The Toronto Blue Jays have won eight of their last 10 home games. Todd Redmond takes the hill, and he’s 0-0 with a 11.70 ERA and 10 strikeouts this season. Redmond is 1-0 with a 10.80 ERA and zero strikeouts in his career against the Rangers.
The Rangers are 4-1 in their last 5 Saturday games and 1-5 in Gallardos last 6 road starts. The Blue Jays are 9-2 in their last 11 home games and 16-5 in their last 21 overall. The Rangers are 2-8 in the last 10 meetings.
The Blue Jays can't lose on their home field as of late while the Rangers can't win anywhere. Keep backing Toronto until it cools off at home.