2016 AL Wild-Card Game:Baltimore Orioles vs.
Toronto Blue JaysOctober 04, 2016 by Marc Jerbs

On Tuesday, the Toronto Blue Jays will face the Baltimore Orioles in 2016 AL Wild-Card game. Game time is set at 8PM ET at the Rogers Centre in Toronto, Canada. Both teams finished with identical 89-73 season record. The winner of this match up will face the Texas Rangers in a best of five Division Series.

As AL East rivals, both Baltimore and Toronto are familiar with each other. They played a total of 19 games this season with the Blue Jays winning 10 of them. This two team fought of their last regular season opponents to end with identical records. The Wild-Card game is only a one shot deal and each team must play to its full potential because the loser will kiss its postseason aspirations goodbye.

Chris Tillman, who is 16-6 with 3.77 ERA will start for Baltimore. It will be a battle of right-handers as Toronto will hand the ball to Marcus Stroman, who is 9-10 with 4.37 ERA.

The baseball handicappers have installed the Toronto Blue Jays as the favorites to beat the Baltimore Orioles.