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The Toronto Blue Jays, led by their young sluggers, will try to pick up where they left off when they last got to face AL Central competition. The Blue Jays and the Kansas City Royals open a weekend series at Kauffman Stadium on Thursday, with odds listed at OddsShark.com.
The two teams did not play each other during the 2020 campaign, but Toronto is 10-4 in its last 14 away games against AL Central teams. Kansas City is 4-10 in its last 14 home games against the AL East, with the OVER hitting 10 times at betting sites. Kansas City is 12-4 in its last 16 home games, with the total going 7-8-1 in those contests.
Blue Jays vs Royals | OddsShark Matchup Report
The Blue Jays are 6-6. With key batters such as Bo Bichette and Vladimir Guerrero Jr. heating up and trying to cover for the absence of Teoscar Hernandez (COVID19 protocol), Toronto is scoring 4.5 runs per game. The Blue Jays have a .700 team OPS, 14th in MLB, on a .235 / .311 / .389 batting slash line. The pitching staff, which has lost closer Julian Merryweather to the injured list, is eighth in earned-run average at 3.08. They also have the third-best …
Author: Nation World HQ / Blue Jays Nation