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|Kansas City Royals vs. Toronto Blue Jays|
The Kansas City Royals and the Toronto Blue Jays will both be trying to pick up a win on Sunday when they battle at Rogers Centre.
The Royals will give the ball to starter James Shields in this one. Righthander Shields is 9-8 this season with a 3.14 ERA.
Shields's opponent in this one will be JA Happ. The Blue Jays lefthander has a 5.46 ERA to go along with a 3-4 record this season.Last time out for Kansas City, they were a 4-2 loser as they battled the Blue Jays on the road. Moneyline bettors who got the Blue Jays at -117 were rewarded, while the 6 combined runs moved the game UNDER for totals bettors. Current streak:
Kansas City has lost 2 straight games.
Toronto has won 3 straight games.
Kansas City: 69-66 SU
Toronto: 62-74 SU
Kansas City most recently:
When playing on Sunday are 5-5
Before playing Seattle are 2-8
After playing Toronto are 2-8
After a loss are 2-8
Toronto most recently:
When playing on Sunday are 3-7
Before playing Arizona are 2-7
After playing Kansas City are 6-4
After a win are 5-5
A few trends to consider:
Kansas City home to Seattle, Monday, September 2
Toronto at Arizona, Monday, September 2