Major League Baseball
MATCHUP
Kansas City Royals at Toronto Blue Jays
Stats: Overall | Home/Away | AstroTurf | Today's Starters | Bullpens | Starting Staffs
Records: Umpire: Scott Barry | Last 5 | Last 10 | After Win | After Loss
Teams: Kansas City Royals | Toronto Blue Jays
Summary
1:07 PM ET W/L Units H A O/U RL W/L RL Units
Kansas City 61-41 19.21 34-18 27-23 43-48-11 59-43 22.20
Toronto 53-51 -4.06 31-20 22-31 49-47-8 53-51 1.17
Live Odds | All Odds
Home Away O/U
Opening line -124 114 8.5 -110
5Dimes.eu -125 115 8 -110
Westgate -125 115 8 -110
Wynn -127 117 8 -110
Boyd -130 115 8 -110
Covers.com -125 105 8 -110
Best home line Best road line Recent line moves
Overall W/L TW/TL IP H WHIP ERA AF AA O/U
Yordano Ventura (R)
Mark Buehrle (L)
5-7
11-5
6-9
12-8
83.1
134.0
84
139
1.31
1.19
4.86
3.29
4.1
6.4
3.9
3.8
6-8
10-8
Last 3 W/L TW/TL IP H WHIP ERA AF AA O/U
Yordano Ventura (R)
Mark Buehrle (L)
2-1
2-0
2-1
2-1
16.0
19.2
20
23
1.50
1.22
5.62
2.75
6.7
6.0
4.7
3.0
2-1
2-0
Bullpens | In-Depth
  Total   Available
  IP WHIP ERA IP WHIP ERA
KC 240.1 1.04 2.25 168.0 1.02 2.09
Last 3 25.0 1.56 4.68 17.0 1.71 4.76
  IP WHIP ERA IP WHIP ERA
TOR 216.2 0.99 3.03 216.2 0.99 3.03
Last 3 21.1 0.56 1.69 21.1 0.56 1.69
Umpire
  W/L O/U Runs Str % HR P
Scott Barry 11-7 7-9 8.22 64.6 2.7 276.7
Overall Stats | In-Depth
  W/L O/U Avg ERA
KC
TOR
61-41
53-51
43-48
49-47
.267
.260
3.56
3.99
  vs R vs L Start Pen
KC
TOR
.265
.252
.270
.285
4.35
4.33
2.25
3.32
Home/Away Stats | In-Depth
  W/L O/U Avg ERA
KC
TOR
27-23
31-20
22-22
20-29
.259
.275
3.80
3.40
  vs R vs L Start Pen
KC
TOR
.252
.265
.274
.304
4.59
3.64
2.49
2.93
Last 10 | In-Depth
  W/L O/U Avg ERA
KC
TOR
5-5
6-4
3-6
6-3
.228
.275
3.93
3.03
  vs R vs L Start Pen
KC
TOR
.213
.288
.292
.233
4.60
4.15
2.64
1.26
Series Game Records
KC O AW AL
Game 1
Game 2
Game 3
Game 4
21-13
19-14
16-13
5-1
13-7
12-9
9-9
3-0
8-6
7-5
7-4
2-1
TOR O AW AL
Game 1
Game 2
Game 3
Game 4
18-15
15-18
18-13
2-5
11-7
7-11
5-8
1-3
7-8
8-7
13-5
1-2
Stadium
Rogers Centre
Wind (MPH) 0-10 10-20 20+
Over/Under 6-8 6-8 0-0
Injuries
Kansas City Royals
Fielders   Status/Updated Notes
Alex Gordon LF Early Sept - Groin - 7/9/15 Gordon has been placed on the 15-day disabled list and is expected to miss eight weeks while recovering from a Grade 3 strain in his left groin.
Pitchers   Status/Updated Notes
Wade Davis RP Ques Sat - Back - 8/1/15 Davis was held out of Friday's game due to back stiffness and is considered questionable to play Saturday against the Blue Jays.
Jason Vargas SP out for season - Elbow - 7/22/15 Vargas is on the 15-day disabled list and will miss the remainder of the season due to a torn left UCL.
Brian Flynn SP 60-day DL - Back - 5/16/15 Flynn has been placed on the 60-day disabled list with a torn left lat.
Tim Collins RP out for season - Elbow - 5/7/15 Collins has been transferred from the 15-day to the 60-day disabled list and will miss the 2015 season after undergoing Tommy John surgery.
Toronto Blue Jays
Fielders   Status/Updated Notes
Troy Tulowitzki SS Out Sat - Rest - 8/1/15 Tulowitzki is out of the lineup Saturday against the Royals as he will be given the day to rest.
Devon Travis 2B 15-day DL - Shoulder - 7/31/15 Travis has been placed on the 15-day disabled list with a left shoulder strain.
Michael Saunders RF Mid Aug - Knee - 7/19/15 Saunders is on the 15-day disabled list while recovering from a bone bruise in his left knee. He is not expected to return until August.
Maicer Izturis 2B out for season - Groin - 6/18/15 Izturis is on the 60-day disabled list after undergoing season-ending shoulder surgery.
Pitchers   Status/Updated Notes
Marcus Stroman SP 60-day DL - Knee - 4/12/15 Stroman is on the 60-day disabled list with a torn ACL. He is hoping to return to action in September but could miss the entire season.
Recent Meetings
Date Home/Away H Starter A Starter Line O/U
7/31/15 TOR 7 - KC 6 x D. Hutchison J. Cueto -108/7.5 O
7/30/15 TOR 5 - KC 2 M. Estrada D. Duffy -123/9 U
7/12/15 KC 11 - TOR 10 E. Volquez F. Doubront -118/8.5 O
7/11/15 KC 2 - TOR 6 C. Young M. Buehrle 120/8 P
7/10/15 KC 3 - TOR 0 D. Duffy M. Estrada 109/8.5 U
2014 Season
6/1/14 TOR 4 - KC 0 M. Buehrle J. Guthrie -147/8.5 U
5/31/14 TOR 12 - KC 2 M. Stroman A. Brooks -170/9.5 O
5/30/14 TOR 1 - KC 6 J. Happ J. Vargas -128/8.5 U
5/29/14 TOR 6 - KC 8 x R. Dickey J. Shields -125/8 O
5/1/14 KC 3 - TOR 7 J. Guthrie M. Buehrle 104/8.5 O
4/30/14 KC 4 - TOR 2 Y. Ventura D. Hutchison -131/7.5 U
4/29/14 KC 10 - TOR 7 J. Vargas D. McGowan -140/8 O
2013 Season
9/1/13 TOR 0 - KC 5 J. Happ J. Shields 138/8.5 U
8/31/13 TOR 4 - KC 2 R. Dickey J. Guthrie -113/8.5 U
8/30/13 TOR 3 - KC 2 M. Buehrle E. Santana 109/8.5 U
4/14/13 KC 3 - TOR 2 E. Santana B. Morrow -121/8.5 U
4/13/13 KC 2 - TOR 3 J. Shields R. Dickey -133/7.5 U
4/12/13 KC 4 - TOR 8 L. Mendoza J. Happ -102/8 O
2012 Season
7/5/12 TOR 6 - KC 9 H. Alvarez L. Hochevar -136/10 O
7/4/12 TOR 4 - KC 1 C. Villanueva L. Mendoza -146/9.5 U
Kansas City: Last 10 Games | Season
Date vs/Score Line ATS OPS Avg Starter IP Opp Starter IP
7/31/15 @ TOR 6-7 x 100/7.5 L/O .576 .250 J. Cueto 6.0 D. Hutchison 5.0
7/30/15 @ TOR 2-5 114/9 L/U .369 .156 D. Duffy 6.0 M. Estrada 5.2
7/29/15 @ CLE 1-12 156/7.5 L/O .401 .156 J. Guthrie 5.1 C. Kluber 9.0
7/28/15 @ CLE 2-1 108/7.5 W/U .619 .167 C. Young 4.2 T. Bauer 9.0
7/27/15 @ CLE 9-4 -103/7.5 W/O .925 .289 E. Volquez 6.0 C. Anderson 5.2
7/26/15 HOU 5-1 103/7 W/U .788 .333 Y. Ventura 7.0 D. Keuchel 6.2
7/25/15 HOU 2-1 x -138/8 W/U .537 .200 D. Duffy 6.0 S. Feldman 7.2
7/24/15 HOU 0-4 101/8 L/U .321 .133 J. Guthrie 7.0 S. Kazmir 7.0
7/23/15 @ STL 3-4 131/7 L/P .742 .286 C. Young 3.0 J. Lackey 7.0
7/22/15 PIT 5-1 -127/7.5 W/U .937 .281 E. Volquez 7.2 C. Morton 6.2
Toronto: Last 10 Games | Season
Date vs/Score Line ATS OPS Avg Starter IP Opp Starter IP
7/31/15 KC 7-6 x -108/7.5 W/O .802 .341 D. Hutchison 5.0 J. Cueto 6.0
7/30/15 KC 5-2 -123/9 W/U .996 .241 M. Estrada 5.2 D. Duffy 6.0
7/29/15 PHI 8-2 -273/9 W/O 1.064 .410 R. Dickey 8.0 J. Williams 4.2
7/28/15 PHI 2-3 -270/9.5 L/U .558 .188 F. Doubront 4.0 A. Morgan 6.0
7/26/15 @ SEA 5-6 x -113/7.5 L/O .799 .250 M. Buehrle 5.2 T. Walker 6.0
7/25/15 @ SEA 8-6 -128/8 W/O .873 .242 D. Hutchison 4.0 J. Happ 1.2
7/24/15 @ SEA 2-5 140/6.5 L/O .523 .206 M. Estrada 4.0 F. Hernandez 7.0
7/23/15 @ OAK 5-2 -120/8.5 W/U .750 .229 R. Dickey 8.1 D. Pomeranz 1.2
7/22/15 @ OAK 3-4 x 130/7 L/P .797 .308 F. Doubront 4.2 S. Gray 7.0
7/21/15 @ OAK 7-1 -110/7.5 W/O .977 .278 M. Buehrle 7.0 K. Graveman 5.1
Abbreviations Legend