Table of Contents

    Davis Schneider leads the Toronto Blue Jays (63-50) into a contest with the Cleveland Guardians (54-58) a game after he picked up four hits in a 13-1 win over the Red Sox. The Blue Jays are favored (-129) against the Guardians (+109) in this outing, which begins at 7:10 PM ET on Monday. Toronto’s Hyun-Jin Ryu starts against Cleveland’s Gavin Williams.

    It’s time to get your parents, spouse, co-workers, third cousin and mailman together again. MLB pools are back! Hit your own home run with RunYourPool today.
    Start here >

    Game Info, Betting Lines for Blue Jays vs. Guardians

    • Game Day: Monday, August 7, 2023
    • Game Time: 7:10 PM ET
    • Location: Cleveland, Ohio
    • Stadium: Progressive Field
    Blue Jays vs Guardians Betting Information
    Favorite Favorite Moneyline Total
    Blue Jays -129 8.5

    How Do I Watch the Blue Jays vs. the Guardians?

    • TV Channel: MLB Network

    Blue Jays Stats & Trends

    Blue Jays Batting

    • The Blue Jays rank 14th in MLB play with 133 total home runs.
    • Toronto’s .261 batting average is fifth-best in MLB.
    • The Blue Jays’ .332 on-base percentage is fifth-best in baseball.
    • Toronto’s hitters strike out 8.1 times per game, the ninth-fewest strikeouts in the majors.
    • The Blue Jays average 1.3 home runs per road game this season (77 total on the road).
    • Toronto has a .435 slugging percentage and is averaging 3.3 extra-base hits per game on the road.
    • The club is batting .267 with 561 hits (9.5 per game) on the road this season.

    Blue Jays Key Batters

    • Vladimir Guerrero Jr. has 22 doubles, 18 home runs and 44 walks while batting .263. He has an on-base percentage of .340 and a slugging percentage of .443.
    • Among all qualifying batters in the majors, he ranks 61st in batting average, 55th in on-base percentage, and 66th in slugging.
    • George Springer is hitting .252 with 17 doubles, a triple, 13 home runs and 40 walks, while slugging .388 with an on-base percentage of .322.
    • His batting average is 85th among qualified players, his on-base percentage 92nd, and his slugging percentage 109th.
    • Springer takes a three-game streak with at least one hit into this contest. In his last five games he is hitting .444 with three doubles, four walks and three RBI.
    • Whit Merrifield has hit 10 homers with a team-high .419 SLG this season.
    • Matt Chapman leads the Blue Jays in OBP (.351) and total hits (104) this season.
    • Chapman brings a three-game hitting streak into this matchup. In his last five games he is batting .250 with two doubles, a home run, a walk and five RBI.

    Guardians Stats & Trends

    Guardians Batting

    • The Guardians’ 84 home runs rank last in MLB this season.
    • Cleveland has a team batting average of .250 this season, which ranks 16th among MLB teams.
    • The Guardians have an OBP of .313 this season, which ranks 22nd in MLB.
    • No team has fewer strikeouts this season than Cleveland, which has struck out only 6.9 times per game on average.
    • In 55 games at home this season, they’ve hit 38 homers, an average of 0.7 per contest.
    • In 55 home games this season, it is slugging .388 with 161 hits going for extra bases.
    • In 55 home games this season, they have a batting average of .252 while averaging 8.3 base hits per contest.

    Guardians Key Batters

    • Jose Ramirez a has .359 on-base percentage to pace the Guardians. He’s batting .287 while slugging .498.
    • He is 14th in batting average, 29th in on-base percentage and 23rd in slugging percentage among all qualified batters in MLB.
    • Ramirez hopes to build on a three-game hitting streak in this matchup. During his last five outings he is hitting .200 with a double, three walks and two RBI.
    • Steven Kwan is slugging .378 to pace his team. He has a batting average of .273 with an on-base percentage of .346.
    • Including all qualifying players, he is 44th in batting average, 47th in on-base percentage and 116th in slugging percentage.
    • Andres Gimenez is hitting .234 with 19 doubles, four triples, 10 home runs and 24 walks.
    • Will Brennan has 18 doubles, five home runs and 11 walks while batting .260.

    Blue Jays vs. Guardians Probable Pitchers

    Hyun-Jin Ryu (TOR) Pitcher Gavin Williams (CLE)
    0 – 1 W/L 1 – 3
    5 IP 42.2
    7.20 ERA 3.37
    2.000 WHIP 1.336
    5.4 K/9 7.8
    1.8 BB/9 4.4

    Blue Jays vs. Guardians Injury Updates

    • Blue Jays: Bo Bichette: 10 Day IL (Knee), Jordan Romano: 15 Day IL (Back), Trevor Richards: 15 Day IL (Neck), Adam Cimber: 60 Day IL (Shoulder), Otto Lopez: 60 Day IL (Oblique), Chad Green: 60 Day IL (Elbow), Danny Jansen: day-to-day (Wrist), Kevin Kiermaier: day-to-day (Elbow)
    • Guardians: Tyler Freeman: 10 Day IL (Shoulder), Josh Naylor: 10 Day IL (Side), Cal Quantrill: 15 Day IL (Shoulder), Shane Bieber: 60 Day IL (Elbow), Triston McKenzie: 60 Day IL (Elbow)

    Recent Scores and Betting Lines for the Blue Jays and Guardians (Last 10 Games)


    Iowa and Iowa State Sports Betting Scandal


    New York Mets vs. Chicago Cubs MLB Betting Preview | August 7

    About Author

    Matt K

    Matt is the Social Media Manager at RYP and currently resides in Boston, Massachusetts. He has experience managing social media accounts with agencies, small brands, and large companies. He’s a diehard New England sports fanatic, and if he’s not watching the Celtics, he can be found roaming around Boston discovering all that the city has to offer.

    13-Run Baseball Pools Pool

    MLB Pick'em


    MLB Baseball Pools

    MLB Pick'em





    Basketball Tournament Survivor Pools for 2024

    Basketball Pick'em


    NFL Football Survivor Pools

    NFL Pick'em


    World Cup Survivor Pool



    Check Also