Toronto Blue Jays versus Kansas City Royals Major League Baseball Betting Preview

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The best of seven American League Championship Series begins on Friday October 16th as the Kansas City Royals will be home to the Toronto Blue Jays. The Blue Jays and Royals will get things started from Kansas City at 8PM Eastern Time and FOX has the coast to coast broadcast.

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The current odds available for wagering at Oddsmaker, where the bonuses are the best in the business has the road team Toronto Blue Jays the -120 wagering favorite with the return on the home underdog Kansas City Royals at +110 odds. The run total came in at 8 ½ runs. Those who play on the Blue Jays on the run line and lays the -1 ½ runs will get back +135 odds. Bettors choosing the +1 ½ run head start with the Kansas City Royals will have to lay -155 odds for their run line bet.

The ALCS without a doubt will feature the two best teams in the American League. The Toronto Blue Jays power meets the all-around outstanding pitching staff of the Kansas City Royals. Ironically both teams faced adversity in the ALDS. Texas was down 0-2 and faced three straight elimination games and won all three games. Toronto was down 2-1 and faced two straight elimination games and won all two. In their head to head meeting in 2015 it was Toronto winning four of the seven games these teams played one another. The Game 1 pitching matchup features Blue Jays right hander Marco Estrada facing Royals right hander Edinson Volquez. Estrada is 14-8 on the year with an ERA of 3.07 and WHIP of 1.04. He worked one game in the ALDS at Texas and pitched 6 1/3rd innings as he gave up just one earned run and five hits working 6 1/3rd innings in a 5-1 victory. Volquez in 2015 was 13-10 with an ERA of 3.58 and WHIP of 1.32. He appeared in one game in the ALDS at Houston and surrendered three earned runs with five hits and four walks tossing 5 2/3rd innings in a 4-2 loss.

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