Toronto Blue Jays (60-49, 2nd in AL East) vs. Baltimore Orioles (57-52, 4th in AL East)
Baltimore; Tuesday at 7:05 p.m. EDT
PITCHING PROBABIES: Blue Jays: Alek Manoah (12-5, 2.45 ERA, .99 WHIP, 119 strikeouts); Orioles: Kyle Bradish (1-4, 6.55 ERA, 1.65 WHIP, 58 strikeouts)
FANDUEL SPORTS BOOK LINE: Blue Jays -170, Orioles +145; over/under is 8 1/2 runs
BOTTOM: The Baltimore Orioles host the Toronto Blue Jays and lead the series 1-0.
Baltimore has a 57-52 record overall and a 32-21 record in home games. The Orioles have a 23-13 record in games where they didn’t home run.
Toronto has gone 26-28 in road games and 60-49 overall. The Blue Jays are third in the AL with 141 home runs overall, averaging 1.3 per game.
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The teams meet on Tuesday for the sixth time this season. The Orioles lead the season series 3-2.
TOP PERFORMER: Austin Hays has 24 doubles, a triple and 13 home runs for the Orioles. Anthony Santander is 15-to-41 with four doubles and three home runs in his last 10 games.
Vladimir Guerrero Jr. has 22 doubles, 23 homers and 68 RBI for the Blue Jays. Matt Chapman is 7-for-34 with four homers and five RBI in his last 10 games.
LAST 10 GAMES: Orioles: 7-3, .257 batting average, 3.58 ERA, 11 runs better than opponents
Blue Jays: 5-5, .236 batting average, 3.68 ERA, outperformed opponents by three runs
INJURIES: Orioles: Tyler Wells: 15 days IL (side), Jonathan Arauz: 10 days IL (fingers), Travis Lakins: 60 days IL (elbows), Alexander Wells: 60 days IL (elbows), Chris Ellis: 60 days IL (Shoulder), John Means: 60 Days IL (Elbow)
Blue Jays: Tim Mayza: 15 days IL (shoulder), George Springer: 10 days IL (elbows), Ross Stripling: 15 days IL (glute/hip), Julian Merryweather: 60 days IL (side), Tayler Saucedo: 60 days IL (hip), Hyun-Jin Ryu: 60 days IL (forearm), Nate Pearson: 60 days IL (mono)
The Associated Press created this story using Data Skrive technology and data from Sportradar.
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