MLB Matchups  >>  Detroit vs. Kansas City Matchup 05/03/2014

15-9
05/03/2014 | Grass of Kauffman Stadium
14-14
RECENT FORMS
TEAM RECORD MONEY vsLHP vsRHP FAVE DOG OU RUN DIFF
DET 15-9 22100 6-1 9-8 14-8 1-1 11-12-1 4.04
KC 14-14 -20400 3-3 11-11 11-6 3-8 13-14-1 3.96
SMART CHART
DET   TEAM   KC
4.67   RUNS   3.93
4.04   RUNS AGNST   3.96
0.62   DIFF   -0.04
221.00   MONEY   -204.00
3.72   TEAM ERA   3.48
9.46   OFF HITS   8.64
2.79   OFF WALKS   2.54
6.50   OFF Ks   5.68
8.25   DEF HITS   8.21
2.79   DEF WALKS   3.00
8.42   DEF Ks   7.96
UPDATED ODDS
Date Teams Opening JustBet Betfair Bet365 LADBROKES Pinnacle WilliamHill BookMaker DSI 5Dimes TopBet Intertops Bovada BETONLINE
05/03/2014
07:10 PM
Detroit
Kansas City
-115
+105
-117
+107
-112
+102
-115
-105
-107
-101
-110
-110
-109
-101
-109
-101
-110
+100
-117
+107
-109
-101
-114
+104
-113
+103
PITCHER LAST 3 STARTS
Drew Smyly (L) ERA: 600 W/L: 0-1
DATE OPP W/L SCORE OU IP $
09/28/2012 MIN L 2-4 U 5 -135
04/18/2014 LAA L 6-11 O 3 -124
04/23/2014 CHW L 4-6 O 6 -184
Danny Duffy (L) ERA: 0 W/L: 0-0
DATE OPP W/L SCORE OU IP $
08/28/2013 MIN W 8-1 O 7 100
09/02/2013 SEA W 3-1 U 4 100
09/07/2013 DET W 4-3 U 4 111
BULLPENS
Kansas City Royals's relievers have pitched 9⅔ innings in the last 3 games. Detroit Tigers's relievers have pitched 7 innings in the last 3 games.
INJURIES
Detroit
PLAYER POS DESCRIPTION
Anibal Sanchez P 15-Day Disabled List
Bruce Rondon P 60-Day Disabled List
Andy Dirks OF 60-Day Disabled List
Joel Hanrahan P 15-Day Disabled List
Luke Putkonen P 15-Day Disabled List
Jose Iglesias SS 60-Day Disabled List
Kansas City
PLAYER POS DESCRIPTION
Luke Hochevar P 15-Day Disabled List
Tim Collins P 15-Day Disabled List
Bruce Chen P 15-Day Disabled List
Lorenzo Cain OF 15-Day Disabled List
Francisley Bueno P 15-Day Disabled List
BETTING TRENDS
Detroit
The total has gone UNDER in 9 of Detroit's last 12 games when playing on the road against Kansas City
Detroit is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games when playing Kansas City
The total has gone UNDER in 17 of Detroit's last 23 games on the road
Detroit is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games on the road
Detroit is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games
Kansas City
The total has gone UNDER in 9 of Kansas City's last 12 games when playing at home against Detroit
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Kansas City's last 5 games
Kansas City is 14-7 SU in its last 21 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Kansas City's last 6 games at home
Kansas City is 1-5 SU in its last 6 games when playing Detroit
HEAD TO HEAD SUMMARY
HEAD TO HEAD DETAIL
DATE AWAY RUNS HOME RUNS WINNER HOMELINE TOTAL OU AWAY STARTER HOME STARTER
08/18/2013 KC 3 DET 6 DET -168 7 O B Chen M Scherzer
09/06/2013 DET 16 KC 2 DET 101 7 O A Sanchez J Shields
09/07/2013 DET 3 KC 4 KC 111 8 U J Verlander D Duffy
09/08/2013 DET 2 KC 5 KC 107 8 U D Fister B Chen
09/13/2013 KC 3 DET 6 DET -162 7 O B Chen J Verlander
09/14/2013 KC 1 DET 0 KC -126 7 U E Santana D Fister
09/15/2013 KC 2 DET 3 DET -188 8 U J Guthrie M Scherzer
04/02/2014 KC 1 DET 2 DET -184 7 U J Vargas M Scherzer
03/31/2014 KC 3 DET 4 DET -149 7 P J Shields J Verlander
05/02/2014 DET 8 KC 2 DET -135 7 O R Porcello J Shields
PITCHER RECENT STARTS VS OPPONENT
Drew Smyly VS. Kansas City Royals
DATE RUNS WINNER INNINGS PITCHED HITS RUNS EARNED RUNS WALKS KS DECISIONs
07/06/2012 4-2 DET 6 6 2 2 0 10 W
04/17/2012 3-1 DET 6 7 1 0 1 4 ND
Danny Duffy VS. Detroit Tigers
DATE RUNS WINNER INNINGS PITCHED HITS RUNS EARNED RUNS WALKS KS DECISIONs
08/06/2011 4-3 DET 5 5 3 3 3 4 L
09/01/2011 11-8 KC 5 6 5 5 3 4 ND
04/16/2012 3-2 DET 7 7 3 3 1 7 L
08/16/2013 2-1 KC 6 1 0 0 3 3 W
09/07/2013 4-3 KC 4 2 2 2 5 1 ND
TEAMS LAST 5 GAMES
Detroit
DATE RUNS OPPONENT RUNS RESULT MONEY LINE TOTAL STARTER IP OPP STARTER
04/25/2014 10 at MIN 6 W 115 R Porcello 5 K Correia
04/26/2014 3 at MIN 5 L 132 A Sanchez 3 P Hughes
04/30/2014 5 at CHW 1 W 161 8 M Scherzer 6 H Noesi
04/29/2014 4 at CHW 3 W 130 8 J Verlander 7 J Quintana
05/02/2014 8 at KC 2 W -135 R Porcello 7 J Shields
Kansas City
DATE RUNS OPPONENT RUNS RESULT MONEY LINE TOTAL STARTER IP OPP STARTER
04/27/2014 9 at BAL 3 W 115 J Shields 7 M Gonzalez
04/29/2014 10 TOR 7 W -141 8 J Vargas 6 D McGowan
04/30/2014 4 TOR 2 W -133 Y Ventura 5 D Hutchison
05/01/2014 3 TOR 7 L 104 J Guthrie 6 M Buehrle
05/02/2014 2 DET 8 L -135 J Shields 6 R Porcello
SUPERGRID
    RANK   RANK
Kansas City's Home ERA vs Detroit's Road ERA Allowed 4.08 8 3.82 9
Kansas City's Home Scoring vs Detroit's Road Defense 4.23 9 3.90 5
Kansas City's Overall Scoring vs Detroit's Overall Defense 3.93 13 4.04 4
Detroit's Road ERA vs Kansas City's Home ERA Allowed 3.67 6 4.29 6
Detroit's Away Scoring vs Kansas City's Home Defense 4.60 7 4.23 7
Detroit's Overall Scoring vs Kansas City's Overall Defense 4.67 5 3.96 2
TOP 3/BOTTOM 3
Tigers
Tigers are third best in the league in times striking out with 6.6 per game.
Tigers lead the league in K's with 8.8 per game.
Tigers have the second stingiest defence in the league at 3.9 runs per game.
Tigers are the second highest scoring team in the league at 4.9 runs per game.
Tigers lead the league in hits with 10.0 per game.
Royals
Royals are the toughest team to score on in the league, allowing just 3.7 runs per game.
Royals strike out less than any team in the league with 6.5 per game.
Royals have the third-lowest base on balls in the league at 2.6 per game.
TEAM VS DIVISION OR CONFERENCE
SU HOME AWAY FAVE DOG OU vsLHP vsRHP
vs NL 2-3 0-0 2-3 2-2 0-1 2-3 0-0 2-3
Last 10 7-3 3-2 4-1 6-3 1-0 5-5 4-1 3-2
vs AL 13-6 9-5 4-1 12-6 1-0 9-9-1 6-1 7-5
Overall 15-9 9-5 6-4 14-8 1-1 11-12-1 6-1 9-8
vs Div 9-4 5-3 4-1 8-4 1-0 6-6-1 4-1 5-3
SU HOME AWAY FAVE DOG OU vsLHP vsRHP
Last 10 5-5 2-2 3-3 3-1 2-4 6-4 0-2 5-3
vs AL 14-14 8-5 6-9 11-6 3-8 13-14-1 3-3 11-11
vs Div 5-11 4-3 1-8 4-6 1-5 8-7-1 1-1 4-10
Overall 14-14 8-5 6-9 11-6 3-8 13-14-1 3-3 11-11