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Toronto Blue Jays vs. Boston Red Sox

A winning streak will be on the line for the Boston Red Sox on Thursday when they battle the Toronto Blue Jays at Fenway Park.

The Blue Jays will give the ball to starter J.A. Happ in this one. Left hander Happ is 10-5 this season with a 4.44 ERA.

Meanwhile, it'll be David Price who starts for the Red Sox. Left hander Price is 9-6 with a 4.44 ERA so far this season.

Oddsmakers opened the Red Sox as -180-moneyline favorites versus the Blue Jays, while the game's total opened at 9.5.

Last time out for Boston, they were a 4-2 winner as they battled the Rangers on the road. Moneyline bettors who got the Red Sox at -430 were rewarded, while the 6 combined runs moved the game UNDER for totals bettors.

Toronto lost its last outing, a 9-5 result against the Braves on July 11. Bettors who backed the Braves at -202 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (14) sent OVER bettors to the payout window.

Team record: 42-49 SU
Toronto is 2-4 SU in its last 6 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Toronto's last 6 games
Toronto is 6-2 ATS in its last 8 games on the road

Team record: 65-29 SU
Current Streak: won 9 straight games.
Boston is 5-0 ATS in its last 5 games
Boston is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Boston's last 6 games

Next up:
Toronto at Boston Friday, July 13