Kansas City Royals at Toronto Blue Jays 9/10/23 - MLB Betting Picks and Odds
Kansas City Royals vs. Toronto Blue Jays
MLB: 1:37 PM EST
Sep. 10, 2023
Latest Odds : TOR -195; O/U 8.5
The Kansas City Royals will wrap a three-game set Sunday in Toronto against the Toronto Blue Jays. Kansas City is the second worst team in baseball 55 games below .500 on a three-game skid after back-to-back losses against this Toronto team. Offensively Kansas City has been mediocre this season having scored 578 total runs on 1158 hits through 143 games played. Bobby Witt Jr. does everything for Kansas City leading the team with a .271 batting average go along with a team high 28 home runs and 85 RBIs.
Zach Greinke took the loss on Saturday for Kansas City after giving up six hits on four runs across 3.2 innings of work. The Kansas City bullpen was much better allowing just one run on two hits over the final seven hours. Offensively Kansas City was terrible with just two hits in 29 at bats including none with runners in scoring position. Edward Olivares was the only spark in the Kansas City lineup will they saw a home run in the fifth inning of the game.
The Tampa Bay Rays stay at home Saturday 16 games above .500 after winning five of the last six including two in a row after their victory on Saturday. Offensively Toronto has been fantastic this season with 1262 hits resulting in 650 runs scored. The Blue Jays power has also surged this season with 163 total home runs as a team. Bo Bichette leads the way for Toronto with a .315 batting average. Vladimir Guerrero Jr. is the power for Toronto leading the team with 21 home runs and 84 RBIs.
Jose Berrios will take the mound Sunday for Toronto one game below .500 with a 3.68 ERA after giving up 72 runs and 164 innings of work. At home this season barrios has been much better allowing just thirty runs in 70 innings across 12 outings.
Recent Betting Trends:
Kansas City are 4-14 SU in their last 18 games.
Kansas City are 1-7 SU in their last 8 games against Toronto.
Kansas City are 1-8 SU in their last 9 games on the road.
The total has gone OVER in 9 of Toronto's last 12 games.
Toronto are 4-1 SU in their last 5 games.
Free Betting Pick: Toronto Blue Jays -1.5
The Toronto Blue Jays are thriving coming into Sunday and will continue to roll. Look for Toronto to control this game throughout resulting in another easy win. The Blue Jays will finish this series with a win and cover at home Sunday. Final Score Prediction, Toronto Blue Jays win and cover 9-1.