Soroka and Atlanta to face Toronto on the road
Toronto; Tuesday, 7 p.m. EDT
PITCHING PROBABLES: Braves: Mike Soroka (10-2, 2.41 ERA) Blue Jays: TBD
BOTTOM LINE: Atlanta hits the road to begin a two game series against Toronto.
The Blue Jays are 25-39 in home games. The Toronto offense has compiled a .237 batting average as a team this season, last in the league. Vladimir Guerrero Jr. leads the team with an average of .278.
The Braves have gone 41-26 away from home. Atlanta ranks eighth in the league in hitting with a .259 batting average, Freddie Freeman leads the team with an average of .298.
TOP PERFORMERS: Randal Grichuk leads the Blue Jays with 49 extra base hits and is slugging .441. Bo Bichette is 14-for-45 with three doubles, four home runs and six RBIs over the last 10 games for Toronto.
LAST 10 GAMES: Blue Jays: 2-8, .210 batting average, 5.71 ERA, outscored by 26 runs
Braves: 8-2, .198 batting average, 2.58 ERA, outscored opponents by 12 runs
Blue Jays Injuries: Ryan Tepera: (elbow), Matt Shoemaker: (knee), Clayton Richard: (lat), Elvis Luciano: (elbow), Ryan Borucki: (elbow), Lourdes Gurriel Jr.: (quad), Devon Travis: (knee), Luke Maile: (oblique).