Toronto Blue Jays at Texas Rangers
The Toronto Blue Jays and Texas Rangers renew their rivalry in Texas with game 1 of a four game series on Tuesday. The Rangers are playing solid baseball currently as they’ve won 7 of the past 10 games. The Blue Jays are last in the AL East but they only sit 5.5 games back from first spot. They won the first series between the sides in Toronto, 2-1. Texas send Austin Bibens-Dirkx to the mound for just his 3rd start of the season. He pitched 7 strong innings in his last outing and the Rangers won 5-1 against the Nationals. The Rangers are 2-0 in his last 2 appearances. For the Blue Jays, Marco Estrada has lost three straight decisions and the Blue Jays have been outscored 24-4. He did win his last start against the Rangers in Toronto, pitching 6 innings and striking out 8. However, the Blue Jays have struggled on the road this season with a 14-18 away record. While the Rangers are 20-15 at home and they’ve scored 23 runs in the past 3 home games. The Wolf is backing the Rangers at home to win.