Kansas City Royals (45-58, fourth in the AL Central) vs. Toronto Blue Jays (53-48, fourth in the AL East) Toronto; Sunday, 1:07 p.m. EDT PITCHING PROBABLES: Royals: Brad Keller (7-9, 5.55 ERA, 1.66 WHIP, 93 strikeouts) Blue Jays: TBD FANDUEL SPORTSBOOK LINE: Blue Jays -277, Royals +223; over/under is 10 runs BOTTOM LINE: Toronto and Kansas City will meet on Sunday. The Blue Jays are 24-22 on their home turf.
The Toronto Blue Jays will be out to complete a three-game sweep of the Kansas City Royals on Sunday afternoon in the finale of the first series at the Jays’ real home in nearly two years. The Blue Jays clinched a series win Saturday with a 4-0 victory behind seven strong innings from right-hander Alek Manoah and two home runs by George Springer. Springer has 11 home runs in a season that was delayed and then interrupted by oblique and quadriceps injuries.
Whit Merrifield hits a single in the top of the 8th inning to extend his hitting streak to 11 games