Baltimore Orioles and Toronto Blue Jays meet in Game 2 of the series

Toronto Blue Jays (60-49, second in AL East) vs. Baltimore Orioles (57-52, fourth in AL East)

Baltimore; Tuesday, 7:05 p.m. EDT

LIKELY TO PITCH: 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 LINES LINE: Blue Jays -170, Orioles +145; over/under is 8 1/2 points

BOTTOM LINE: The Baltimore Orioles host the Toronto Blue Jays, leading the series 1-0.

Baltimore is 57-52 overall and 32-21 in home games. The Orioles are 23-13 in games when they haven’t allowed a home run.

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Toronto is 26-28 in road games and 60-49 overall. The Blue Jays are third in the AL with 141 total homers, averaging 1.3 per game.

The teams meet on Tuesday for the sixth time this season. The Orioles lead the season series 3-2.

TOP PERFORMERS: Austin Hays has 24 doubles, a triple and 13 homers for the Orioles. Anthony Santander is 15 for 41 with four doubles and three home runs over the last 10 games.

Vladimir Guerrero Jr. has 22 doubles, 23 home runs and 68 RBIs for the Blue Jays. Matt Chapman is 7 for 34 with four home runs and five RBIs over the last 10 games.

LAST 10 GAMES: Orioles: 7-3, .257 batting average, 3.58 ERA, beat opponents by 11 runs

Blue Jays: 5-5, .236 batting average, 3.68 ERA, outscored opponents by three runs

INJURIES: Orioles: Tyler Wells: IL 15 days (side), Jonathan Arauz: IL 10 days (finger), Travis Lakins: IL 60 days (elbow), Alexander Wells: IL 60 days (elbow), Chris Ellis: IL 60 days (shoulder), John Means: 60 days IL (elbow)

Blue Jays: Tim Mayza: IL 15 days (shoulder), George Springer: IL 10 days (elbow), Ross Stripling: IL 15 days (glute/hip), Julian Merryweather: IL 60 days (side), Tayler Saucedo: IL 60 days (hip), Hyun-Jin Ryu: IL 60 days (forearm), Nate Pearson: IL 60 days (mono)

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The Associated Press created this story using technology provided by Data Skrive and data from Sportradar.

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