MLB Matchups  >>  Tampa Bay Rays vs. Toronto Blue Jays Preview 05/26/2014

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Divisional bragging rights will be on the line on Monday when the Tampa Bay Rays and the Toronto Blue Jays meet at Rogers Centre.

The Rays will trot Erik Bedard out to the mound in this one. Left hander Bedard has a 2-2 record and a 2.63 ERA this season.

Starting this game for the Blue Jays will be Drew Hutchison. The right hander has a 3.45 ERA to go along with a 3-3 record this season.

Oddsmakers currently have the Blue Jays listed as 134-moneyline favorites versus the Rays, while the game's total is sitting at 9½.

Last time out for Toronto, they were a 3-1 winner as they battled the Athletics at home. Moneyline bettors who got the Blue Jays at +101 were rewarded, while the 4 combined runs moved the game UNDER for totals bettors.

Last time out for Tampa Bay, they were a 8-5 winner as they battled the Red Sox at home. Moneyline bettors who got the Rays at -121 were rewarded, while the 13 combined runs moved the game OVER for totals bettors.

Tampa Bay:
Team record: 23-28
Current Streak: won 4 straight games.
Tampa Bay is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Tampa Bay's last 6 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Tampa Bay's last 7 games when playing Toronto
Tampa Bay is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games when playing on the road against Toronto
Toronto:
Team record: 29-22
Current Streak: won 6 straight games.
Toronto is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games
The total has gone UNDER in 7 of Toronto's last 10 games
Toronto is 6-1 SU in its last 7 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Toronto's last 5 games at home
Next up:
Tampa Bay at Toronto Tuesday, May 27