Toronto Blue Jays to visit the Seattle Mariners
Seattle; Saturday, 9 p.m. EDT
PITCHING PROBABLES: Blue Jays: Wilmer Font (3-3, 4.27 ERA) Mariners: Felix Hernandez (1-4, 6.52 ERA)
The Mariners are 28-36 on their home turf. Seattle has hit 206 home runs this season, fifth in the MLB. Daniel Vogelbach leads the team with 28, averaging one every 13.8 at-bats.
The Blue Jays are 27-40 on the road. The Toronto offense has compiled a .237 batting average as a team this season, Vladimir Guerrero Jr. leads the team with a mark of .281. The Mariners won the last meeting 7-4. Matt Wisler earned his third victory and J.P. Crawford went 1-for-4 with a home run and an RBI for Seattle. Sam Gaviglio took his second loss for Toronto.
TOP PERFORMERS: Vogelbach leads the Mariners with 28 home runs and is batting .220. Kyle Seager is 14-for-39 with four doubles, six home runs and 17 RBIs over the last 10 games for Seattle.
LAST 10 GAMES: Mariners: 7-3, .275 batting average, 3.93 ERA, outscored opponents by 24 runs
Blue Jays: 3-7, .249 batting average, 5.34 ERA, outscored by eight runs
Mariners Injuries: Arodys Vizcaino: (shoulder), Connor Sadzeck: (elbow), Felix Hernandez: (shoulder), Brandon Brennan: (shoulder), Chasen Bradford: (forearm/elbow), Dan Altavilla: (forearm), Austin Adams: (shoulder), Domingo Santana: (elbow), Mitch Haniger: (testicle), Braden Bishop: (neck), Ryon Healy: (back).
Blue Jays Injuries: Ryan Tepera: (elbow), Matt Shoemaker: (knee), Clayton Richard: (lat), Elvis Luciano: (elbow), Nick Kingham: (oblique), Clay Buchholz: (shoulder), Ryan Borucki: (elbow), Lourdes Gurriel Jr.: (quad), Devon Travis: (knee), Luke Maile: (oblique).