The Toronto Blue Jays and the Kansas City Royals will meet for game three of their series from Toronto on Wednesday. All odds for all games can be found at BetOnline sportsbook.
The Blue Jays bounced back for with a win on Tuesday to even the series that one. They were led on offense by Adam Lind and the team scored 6 runs on 13 hits in all. They will turn to Carlos Villanueva and look for the series win tonight. Villanueva has only pitched 38 innings this season but has a 3.52 ERA to show for it.
The Royals have been playing a lot better than they had been at the beginning of the season, but they did drop the game to Toronto last night. Their pitching struggled and their hitting was not clutch in the loss last night, but they still have a chance to win the series tonight. They will send Luis Mendoza to the mound who will be looking to build on a win in his last start.
Toronto is 5-1 in their last six games against a right handed starter, 3-5 in their last seven games overall, and 2-5 in Villenueva’s last seven starts. Kansas City is 6-1 in their last seven games against the A.L. East, 4-2 in their last six road games against a team with a winning home record, and 4-1 in Mendoza’s last five road starts. Kansas City is 1-5 in the last six meetings of these two.
Although both pitchers are not terrible in this matchup, we could see this one being a high-scoring affair. Let’s take the over for total runs scored in this game at sportsbooks.