Major League Baseball
MATCHUP
Toronto Blue Jays at Kansas City Royals
Stats: Overall | Home/Away | Grass | Today's Starters | Bullpens | Starting Staffs
Records: Umpire: Bruce Dreckman | 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 54-65 -9.21 29-32 25-33 61-52-6 52-67 -25.96
Kansas City 36-83 -31.69 17-43 19-40 51-62-6 50-69 -28.50
Live Odds | All Odds
Home Away O/U
Opening line 119 -129 9 -130
5Dimes 123 -128 9.5 100
CarbonSports OFF OFF OFF
Sportsbook 110 -130 9.5 -105
Covers.com 120 -141 9.5 100
Best home line Best road line Recent line moves
Overall W/L TW/TL IP H WHIP ERA AF AA O/U
Sam Gaviglio (R)
Glenn Sparkman (R)
2-5
0-1
6-10
0-0
83.1
16.0
91
19
1.42
1.62
4.86
5.06
4.4
0.0
5.8
0.0
9-6
0-0
Last 3 W/L TW/TL IP H WHIP ERA AF AA O/U
Sam Gaviglio (R)
Glenn Sparkman (R)
0-2
0-0
0-3
0-0
13.2
0.0
21
0
1.90
0.00
5.93
0.00
2.0
0.0
5.0
0.0
1-2
0-0
Bullpens | In-Depth
  Total   Available
  IP WHIP ERA IP WHIP ERA
TOR 194.1 1.33 4.63 194.1 1.33 4.63
Last 3 19.0 1.21 3.79 19.0 1.21 3.79
  IP WHIP ERA IP WHIP ERA
KC 251.2 1.56 5.40 251.2 1.56 5.40
Last 3 30.2 1.47 5.58 30.2 1.47 5.58
Umpire
  W/L O/U Runs Str % HR P
Bruce Dreckman 13-9 5-15 8.45 63.1 2.1 288.6
Overall Stats | In-Depth
  W/L O/U Avg ERA
TOR
KC
54-65
36-83
61-52
51-62
.240
.238
4.71
5.32
  vs R vs L Start Pen
TOR
KC
.244
.238
.230
.238
4.86
5.30
4.51
5.35
Home/Away Stats | In-Depth
  W/L O/U Avg ERA
TOR
KC
25-33
17-43
36-20
25-32
.237
.240
5.03
5.35
  vs R vs L Start Pen
TOR
KC
.239
.235
.231
.252
5.36
5.25
4.58
5.52
Last 10 | In-Depth
  W/L O/U Avg ERA
TOR
KC
4-6
2-8
5-5
5-5
.246
.235
4.96
5.32
  vs R vs L Start Pen
TOR
KC
.258
.244
.221
.223
4.53
5.67
5.54
4.76
Series Game Records
TOR O AW AL
Game 1
Game 2
Game 3
Game 4
21-19
15-24
15-17
3-5
5-13
9-11
5-7
3-1
16-6
6-13
10-10
0-4
KC O AW AL
Game 1
Game 2
Game 3
Game 4
11-29
15-24
5-28
4-2
2-9
3-7
3-10
0-1
9-20
12-17
2-18
4-1
Stadium
Kauffman Stadium
Wind (MPH) 0-10 10-20 20+
Over/Under 13-22 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 - 8/14/18 Donaldson is on the 60-day disabled list with a left calf injury. He has started baseball activities in preparation for a rehab assignment but it is unclear if he will be able to return to game action during the end of 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
8/14/18 KC 5 - TOR 6 H. Fillmyer R. Borucki 130/9 O
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
Toronto: Last 10 Games | Season
Date vs/Score Line ATS OPS Avg Starter IP Opp Starter IP
8/14/18 @ KC 6-5 -141/9 W/O .778 .194 R. Borucki 4.0 H. Fillmyer 5.0
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
Kansas City: Last 10 Games | Season
Date vs/Score Line ATS OPS Avg Starter IP Opp Starter IP
8/14/18 TOR 5-6 130/9 L/O .900 .333 H. Fillmyer 5.0 R. Borucki 4.0
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
Abbreviations Legend