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Major League Baseball
MATCHUP
Toronto Blue Jays at Kansas City Royals
Stats: Overall | Home/Away | Grass | Today's Starters | Bullpens | Starting Staffs
Records: Umpire: Marvin Hudson | Last 5 | Last 10 | After Win | After Loss
Teams: Toronto Blue Jays | Kansas City Royals
Summary
8:15 PM ET W/L Units H A O/U RL W/L RL Units
Toronto 53-65 -10.21 29-32 24-33 60-52-6 52-66 -24.96
Kansas City 36-82 -30.69 17-42 19-40 50-62-6 49-69 -29.50
Live Odds | All Odds
Home Away O/U
Opening line 128 -138 9.5 -110
5Dimes 132 -142 9 100
Westgate 130 -140 9 100
Wynn 126 -141 9 -105
Boyd 130 -140 9 100
Covers.com 130 -149 9 100
Best home line Best road line Recent line moves
Overall W/L TW/TL IP H WHIP ERA AF AA O/U
Ryan Borucki (L)
Heath Fillmyer (R)
2-2
1-1
4-4
1-4
48.0
37.1
52
31
1.38
1.29
2.81
3.13
4.8
5.0
4.4
4.6
4-4
2-3
Last 3 W/L TW/TL IP H WHIP ERA AF AA O/U
Ryan Borucki (L)
Heath Fillmyer (R)
2-0
1-0
3-0
1-2
19.0
15.0
19
13
1.21
1.33
2.84
3.60
7.3
5.7
3.7
3.7
3-0
1-2
Bullpens | In-Depth
  Total   Available
  IP WHIP ERA IP WHIP ERA
TOR 191.1 1.33 4.66 191.1 1.33 4.66
Last 3 18.1 1.36 5.89 18.1 1.36 5.89
  IP WHIP ERA IP WHIP ERA
KC 227.0 1.52 4.84 208.1 1.54 4.92
Last 3 26.1 1.41 4.44 23.1 1.41 3.86
Umpire
  W/L O/U Runs Str % HR P
Marvin Hudson 10-12 10-11 9.41 62.8 2.0 296.6
Overall Stats | In-Depth
  W/L O/U Avg ERA
TOR
KC
53-65
36-82
60-52
50-62
.240
.237
4.71
5.31
  vs R vs L Start Pen
TOR
KC
.245
.237
.230
.237
4.83
5.28
4.54
5.36
Home/Away Stats | In-Depth
  W/L O/U Avg ERA
TOR
KC
24-33
17-42
35-20
24-32
.237
.238
5.03
5.34
  vs R vs L Start Pen
TOR
KC
.239
.234
.232
.249
5.31
5.22
4.65
5.54
Last 10 | In-Depth
  W/L O/U Avg ERA
TOR
KC
4-6
2-8
5-5
5-5
.256
.229
4.55
5.38
  vs R vs L Start Pen
TOR
KC
.271
.235
.233
.220
3.56
5.71
6.21
4.89
Series Game Records
TOR O AW AL
Game 1
Game 2
Game 3
Game 4
21-19
14-24
15-17
3-5
5-13
9-11
5-7
3-1
16-6
5-13
10-10
0-4
KC O AW AL
Game 1
Game 2
Game 3
Game 4
11-29
15-23
5-28
4-2
2-9
3-6
3-10
0-1
9-20
12-17
2-18
4-1
Stadium
Kauffman Stadium
Wind (MPH) 0-10 10-20 20+
Over/Under 12-22 12-10 0-0
Injuries
Toronto Blue Jays
Fielders   Status/Updated Notes
Yangervis Solarte 3B Out indefinitely - Oblique - 8/12/18 Solarte has landed on the 10-day disabled list with a right oblique injury and there is no timetable for return.
Brandon Drury 3B Mid Sept - Hand - 8/13/18 Drury is on the 10-day disabled list with a fractured left hand and is not expected to return to the lineup until sometime in September.
Lourdes Gurriel Jr. SS Mid Sept - Ankle - 7/31/18 Gurriel Jr. has been placed on the 10-day disabled list due to a left high-ankle sprain and a Grade 1 left knee sprain. He is expected to be sidelined for two-to-six weeks.
Josh Donaldson 3B Late Aug - Calf - 8/11/18 Donaldson has been moved to the 60-day disabled list with left calf tightness and is expected to be out of action until sometime in August.
Troy Tulowitzki SS Out indefinitely - Heel - 6/12/18 Tulowitzki is on the 60-day disabled list after having surgery to remove bone spurs in both of his heels. There is no timetable for recovery.
Pitchers   Status/Updated Notes
Aaron Sanchez SP Late Aug - Finger - 8/11/18 Sanchez has been placed on the 10-day disabled list with a right index finger contusion. He is likely to return to the starting rotation near the end of August.
Rhiner Cruz RP Early Sept - Groin - 7/15/18 Cruz has been transferred to the 10-day disabled list with a right groin strain and is expected to be held out of action until at least the beginning of September.
Kansas City Royals
Fielders   Status/Updated Notes
Brian Goodwin LF Late Aug - Groin - 8/13/18 Goodwin is on the 10-day disabled list with a left groin strain and it is unclear if he will return by the end of August.
Bubba Starling CF Late Aug - Oblique - 7/19/18 Starling has been designated for the 10-day disabled list with a strained left oblique and a dislocated finger. He is expected to miss an additional six weeks.
Jorge Soler LF Late Aug - Foot - 8/12/18 Soler has been placed on the 60-day disabled list after suffering a fracture of the first metatarsal in his left foot. He is expected to be sidelined until at least the latter part of August.
Cheslor Cuthbert 3B Out indefinitely - Back - 7/31/18 Cuthbert has been moved to the 60-day disabled list with a lower-back strain. He suffered a setback in his recovery and there is no timetable for return.
Pitchers   Status/Updated Notes
Danny Duffy SP Late Aug - Shoulder - 8/13/18 Duffy is is on the 10-day disabled list due to a left shoulder impingement but team officials expected him to return to the starting rotation by the latter part of August.
Ian Kennedy SP Late Aug - Oblique - 8/11/18 Kennedy has been placed on the 10-day disabled list with a left oblique strain but is expected to return to the starting rotation by the latter part of August.
Eric Skoglund SP out for season - Arm - 8/3/18 Skoglund has been transferred to the 60-day disabled list with a Grade 1 UCL sprain in his throwing arm. He suffered a setback in his recovery and is likely to miss the remainder of the season.
Nate Karns SP Out indefinitely - Elbow - 6/2/18 Karns has been moved to the 60-day disabled list due to inflammation in his right elbow. He is without a clear timetable for return.
Jesse Hahn SP Early Sept - Elbow - 8/1/18 Hahn has landed on the 60-day disabled list with a UCL sprain in his right elbow and is likely to stay on the DL until at least the start of September.
Recent Meetings
Date Home/Away H Starter A Starter Line O/U
8/13/18 KC 3 - TOR 1 B. Keller S. Reid-Foley 119/9 U
4/18/18 TOR 15 - KC 5 J. Happ I. Kennedy -193/8.5 O
4/17/18 TOR 5 - KC 4 x J. Biagini D. Duffy -152/9 P
4/17/18 TOR 11 - KC 3 J. Garcia E. Skoglund -200/9 O
2017 Season
9/21/17 TOR 0 - KC 1 J. Happ J. Vargas -140/9 U
9/20/17 TOR 5 - KC 15 B. Anderson J. Junis -114/9 O
9/19/17 TOR 5 - KC 2 M. Stroman I. Kennedy -172/9 U
6/25/17 KC 2 - TOR 8 J. Hammel F. Liriano 125/9 O
6/24/17 KC 3 - TOR 2 J. Vargas M. Estrada 109/9 U
6/23/17 KC 5 - TOR 4 J. Junis J. Happ 125/9.5 U
2016 Season
8/7/16 KC 7 - TOR 1 Y. Ventura M. Stroman 144/8.5 U
8/6/16 KC 4 - TOR 2 D. Duffy A. Sanchez 138/7.5 U
8/5/16 KC 3 - TOR 4 D. Gee F. Liriano 138/9 U
7/6/16 TOR 4 - KC 2 M. Stroman I. Kennedy -170/8.5 U
7/5/16 TOR 8 - KC 3 R. Dickey C. Young -148/9.5 O
7/4/16 TOR 6 - KC 2 A. Sanchez E. Volquez -187/8.5 U
2015 Season
10/23/15 KC 4 - TOR 3 Y. Ventura D. Price 130/7.5 U
10/21/15 TOR 7 - KC 1 M. Estrada E. Volquez -135/9 U
10/20/15 TOR 2 - KC 14 R. Dickey C. Young -154/9 O
10/19/15 TOR 11 - KC 8 M. Stroman J. Cueto -153/8 O
Toronto: Last 10 Games | Season
Date vs/Score Line ATS OPS Avg Starter IP Opp Starter IP
8/13/18 @ KC 1-3 -129/9 L/U .567 .179 S. Reid-Foley 5.0 B. Keller 7.0
8/12/18 TB 2-1 -130/8 W/U .558 .192 M. Stroman 5.0 T. Glasnow 5.0
8/11/18 TB 1-3 -104/9 L/U .624 .179 S. Gaviglio 5.1 R. Stanek 1.1
8/10/18 TB 0-7 109/8 L/U .237 .103 M. Estrada 5.1 B. Snell 5.0
8/9/18 BOS 8-5 147/9 W/O .994 .353 R. Borucki 5.0 R. Porcello 4.0
8/8/18 BOS 5-10 136/9.5 L/O .734 .250 M. Hauschild 2.1 B. Johnson 7.0
8/7/18 BOS 7-10 x -110/9.5 L/O 1.004 .317 M. Stroman 7.0 D. Pomeranz 4.2
8/5/18 @ SEA 3-6 132/8.5 L/O .668 .265 S. Gaviglio 5.2 M. Leake 6.2
8/4/18 @ SEA 5-1 206/7.5 W/U .948 .353 M. Estrada 7.0 J. Paxton 7.0
8/3/18 @ SEA 7-2 152/8 W/O .830 .289 R. Borucki 8.0 M. Gonzales 7.0
Kansas City: Last 10 Games | Season
Date vs/Score Line ATS OPS Avg Starter IP Opp Starter IP
8/13/18 TOR 3-1 119/9 W/U .745 .259 B. Keller 7.0 S. Reid-Foley 5.0
8/12/18 STL 2-8 132/9 L/O .429 .161 J. Junis 6.0 T. Ross 6.0
8/11/18 STL 3-8 152/8.5 L/O .570 .172 D. Duffy 5.1 J. Flaherty 7.0
8/10/18 STL 0-7 130/9.5 L/U .619 .212 B. Smith 1.2 A. Gomber 5.0
8/8/18 CHC 9-0 192/9.5 W/U .851 .273 H. Fillmyer 7.0 J. Quintana 6.1
8/7/18 CHC 0-5 156/8.5 L/U .432 .182 B. Keller 6.0 M. Montgomery 6.0
8/6/18 CHC 1-3 183/9 L/U .528 .242 J. Junis 5.0 C. Hamels 6.0
8/5/18 @ MIN 5-6 126/8.5 L/O .829 .308 D. Duffy 6.0 E. Santana 4.1
8/4/18 @ MIN 2-8 205/9 L/O .469 .182 B. Smith 5.0 J. Berrios 7.0
8/3/18 @ MIN 4-6 183/9.5 L/O .669 .278 H. Fillmyer 3.0 J. Odorizzi 3.1
Abbreviations Legend