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MLB Odds with Pick - Kansas City Royals vs Toronto Blue Jays

The Toronto Blue Jays look to emerge victorious in MLB odds action as the Kansas City Royals arrive at Rogers Centre on Thursday.

It's a pitching duel between J.A. Happ for the Toronto Blue Jays (9-10 on the year) and Jason Vargas for Kansas City Royals (16-10 so far).

Opening Odds & Computer Pick

Those going with the Toronto Blue Jays in this one found them listed on the odds board as moneyline favorites of -164 at BetOnline for Thursday's contest. The betting total was hovering near 9 at Bovada.

Odds Shark computer prediction formulas pick a 5.5-4.5 win for the Blue Jays on Thursday. View the computer score prediction and who will win the pick on the moneyline for all upcoming MLB matchups here.

Kansas City Royals vs Toronto Blue Jays Matchup

Team Betting Records & Power Rankings

Toronto (71-81) will face the 74-77 Royals in this tilt. Stay Informed: follow us on Twitter for odds specials, betting line moves and Toronto vs Kansas City injuries news.

It's a MLB baseball betting matchup between the No. 15-rated Toronto Blue Jays and the league No. 26-ranked Kansas City Royals, according to the latest MLB power poll here at Odds Shark.

Statistical Matchup

Offensively, the game matches up Toronto Blue Jays No. 25 ranked offense (4.28 runs per game) against a Kansas City Royals defense and pitching staff that sits at No. 17 at 4.87 runs allowed per game. The Toronto Blue Jays have been averaging 8.24 hits per game, less than the Kansas City Royals have managed so far this season (8.94 hits on average).

Comparing defensive stats, Kansas City owns the No. 20-rated road mark, allowing 5.05 runs per game on the highway. Toronto, on the other hand, rates No. 27 in scoring at home.

Recent Outings Betting Recap

Kansas City enjoyed a laugher in their last game on Wednesday, running up a 15-5 score against the Blue Jays.

Betting Trends
  • Kansas City is 4-2 ATS in its last 6 games
  • Kansas City is 2-5 SU in its last 7 games
  • The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Kansas City's last 8 games
  • Kansas City is 5-2 ATS in its last 7 games on the road
  • The total has gone UNDER in 7 of Toronto's last 9 games
  • Toronto is 4-2 ATS in its last 6 games at home
  • Toronto is 4-10 ATS in its last 14 games at home
  • Toronto is 5-2 SU in its last 7 games at home

Next Betting Matchups

Kansas City at Chicago, Friday, September 22nd
Toronto home to New York, Friday, September 22nd