Toronto begins season against Detroit
Toronto; Thursday, 3 p.m. EDT
BOTTOM LINE: Detroit visits Toronto on opening day.
The Blue Jays finished 30-46 against AL East Division opponents in 2018. Toronto hit .244 as a team last year and averaged 3.4 extra base hits per game.
The Tigers finished 33-43 against AL Central Division opponents in 2018. Detroit pitchers had an ERA of 4.60 last year while striking out 7.5 hitters per game. The Tigers won the season series 4-3 in 2018.
Blue Jays Injuries: David Phelps: day-to-day (elbow).
Tigers Injuries: None listed.