MLB Matchups  >>  Detroit vs. Kansas City Matchup 07/12/2014

52-37
07/12/2014 | Grass of Kauffman Stadium
47-45
RECENT FORMS
TEAM RECORD MONEY vsLHP vsRHP FAVE DOG OU RUN DIFF
DET 52-37 12700 20-9 32-28 37-31 14-6 47-37-4 4.28
KC 47-45 -46700 12-13 35-32 26-22 21-23 44-43-5 4.04
SMART CHART
DET   TEAM   KC
4.83   RUNS   4.10
4.28   RUNS AGNST   4.04
0.55   DIFF   0.05
127.00   MONEY   -467.00
4.00   TEAM ERA   3.76
9.61   OFF HITS   9.16
2.81   OFF WALKS   2.38
6.82   OFF Ks   5.93
8.96   DEF HITS   8.78
2.80   DEF WALKS   2.80
7.57   DEF Ks   7.27
UPDATED ODDS
Date Teams Opening JustBet Betfair Bet365 LADBROKES Pinnacle WilliamHill BookMaker DSI 5Dimes TopBet Intertops Bovada BETONLINE
07/12/2014
07:10 PM
Detroit
Kansas City
+118
-128
+110
-120
+111
-122
+110
-130
+115
-125
+105
-125
+114
-124
+114
-124
+115
-125
+110
-120
+117
-127
+110
-120
+115
-125
PITCHER LAST 3 STARTS
Rick Porcello (R) ERA: 360 W/L: 11-5
DATE OPP W/L SCORE OU IP $
06/26/2014 TEX W 6-0 U 9 100
07/01/2014 OAK W 3-0 U 9 100
07/06/2014 TB L 3-7 O 6 -100
James Shields (R) ERA: 371 W/L: 9-4
DATE OPP W/L SCORE OU IP $
06/25/2014 LA L 4-5 O 7 -161
07/01/2014 MIN L 2-10 O 5 -140
07/07/2014 TB W 6-0 U 7 118
BULLPENS
Detroit Tigers's relievers have pitched 6⅓ innings in the last 3 games. Kansas City Royals's relievers have pitched 12 innings in the last 3 games.
INJURIES
Detroit
PLAYER POS DESCRIPTION
Bruce Rondon P 60-Day Disabled List
Luke Putkonen P 60-Day Disabled List
Patrick McCoy P 15-Day Disabled List
Victor Martinez DH Day-to-Day (back)
Jose Iglesias SS 60-Day Disabled List
Joel Hanrahan P 15-Day Disabled List
Andy Dirks OF 60-Day Disabled List
Kansas City
PLAYER POS DESCRIPTION
Jason Vargas P 15-Day Disabled List
Luke Hochevar P 15-Day Disabled List
Alex Gordon OF Day-to-Day (wrist)
BETTING TRENDS
Detroit
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Detroit's last 9 games when playing Kansas City
Detroit is 9-3 SU in its last 12 games when playing Kansas City
Detroit is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games when playing on the road against Kansas City
The total has gone UNDER in 15 of Detroit's last 23 games when playing on the road against Kansas City
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Detroit's last 5 games when playing on the road against Kansas City
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Detroit's last 6 games on the road
Detroit is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games
Detroit is 10-2 SU in its last 12 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 7 of Detroit's last 9 games
Kansas City
The total has gone UNDER in 15 of Kansas City's last 23 games when playing at home against Detroit
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Kansas City's last 5 games when playing at home against Detroit
Kansas City is 0-5 SU in its last 5 games when playing at home against Detroit
Kansas City is 3-9 SU in its last 12 games when playing Detroit
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Kansas City's last 9 games when playing Detroit
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Kansas City's last 6 games at home
Kansas City is 3-8 SU in its last 11 games at home
Kansas City is 2-5 SU in its last 7 games
HEAD TO HEAD SUMMARY
HEAD TO HEAD DETAIL
DATE AWAY RUNS HOME RUNS WINNER HOMELINE TOTAL OU AWAY STARTER HOME STARTER
07/11/2014 DET 2 KC 1 DET 117 8 U A Sanchez D Duffy
04/02/2014 KC 1 DET 2 DET -184 7 U J Vargas M Scherzer
05/02/2014 DET 8 KC 2 DET -135 7 O R Porcello J Shields
05/03/2014 DET 9 KC 2 DET 100 8 O D Smyly D Duffy
05/04/2014 DET 9 KC 4 DET 116 8 O J Verlander J Vargas
06/16/2014 KC 11 DET 8 KC -140 8 O J Vargas J Verlander
06/17/2014 KC 11 DET 4 KC -147 8 O Y Ventura M Scherzer
06/18/2014 KC 2 DET 1 KC -133 8 U J Guthrie D Smyly
06/19/2014 KC 1 DET 2 DET -156 8 U D Duffy A Sanchez
07/10/2014 DET 16 KC 4 DET -112 8 O D Smyly J Guthrie
PITCHER RECENT STARTS VS OPPONENT
Rick Porcello VS. Kansas City Royals
DATE RUNS WINNER INNINGS PITCHED HITS RUNS EARNED RUNS WALKS KS DECISIONs
05/02/2014 8-2 DET 7 4 2 2 0 6 W
10/01/2012 6-3 DET 5 4 1 1 3 3 W
09/26/2012 5-4 DET 4 7 4 4 0 3 ND
05/01/2012 9-3 DET 8 7 3 3 0 3 W
08/30/2012 2-1 KC 5 8 2 2 2 4 L
James Shields VS. Detroit Tigers
DATE RUNS WINNER INNINGS PITCHED HITS RUNS EARNED RUNS WALKS KS DECISIONs
07/21/2013 4-1 DET 7 9 3 3 0 6 L
08/16/2013 3-0 KC 7 3 0 0 4 1 W
09/06/2013 16-2 DET 4 14 10 10 2 6 L
03/31/2014 4-3 DET 6 5 3 3 1 3 ND
05/02/2014 8-2 DET 6 12 8 7 1 3 L
TEAMS LAST 5 GAMES
Detroit
DATE RUNS OPPONENT RUNS RESULT MONEY LINE TOTAL STARTER IP OPP STARTER
07/09/2014 4 LA 1 W -110 7 M Scherzer 7 Z Greinke
07/06/2014 3 TB 7 L 108 R Porcello 6 D Price
07/08/2014 14 LA 5 W -124 J Verlander 6 H Ryu
07/10/2014 16 at KC 4 W -112 8 D Smyly 7 J Guthrie
07/11/2014 2 at KC 1 W 117 A Sanchez 7 D Duffy
Kansas City
DATE RUNS OPPONENT RUNS RESULT MONEY LINE TOTAL STARTER IP OPP STARTER
07/09/2014 5 at TB 4 W -121 Y Ventura 5 A Cobb
07/07/2014 6 at TB 0 W -128 7 J Shields 7 J Odorizzi
07/08/2014 3 at TB 4 L -105 7 J Vargas 6 J Hellickson
07/10/2014 4 DET 16 L -112 8 J Guthrie 4 D Smyly
07/11/2014 1 DET 2 L 117 D Duffy 6 A Sanchez
SUPERGRID
    RANK   RANK
Kansas City's Home ERA vs Detroit's Road ERA Allowed 4.29 12 4.48 3
Kansas City's Home Scoring vs Detroit's Road Defense 3.67 12 3.83 4
Kansas City's Overall Scoring vs Detroit's Overall Defense 4.10 10 4.28 8
Detroit's Road ERA vs Kansas City's Home ERA Allowed 3.67 4 3.66 10
Detroit's Away Scoring vs Kansas City's Home Defense 5.02 3 4.47 9
Detroit's Overall Scoring vs Kansas City's Overall Defense 4.83 3 4.04 3
TOP 3/BOTTOM 3
Tigers
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 third best in the league in times striking out with 6.6 per game.
Tigers lead the league in hits with 10.0 per game.
Tigers are the second highest scoring team in the league at 4.9 runs 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 4-3 2-0 2-3 4-2 0-1 3-4 1-0 3-3
vs AL 48-34 23-22 25-12 33-29 14-5 44-33-4 19-9 29-25
vs Div 21-15 9-9 12-6 15-14 6-1 20-14-2 9-3 12-12
Last 10 7-3 5-3 2-0 6-2 1-1 7-3 4-1 3-2
Overall 52-37 25-22 27-15 37-31 14-6 47-37-4 20-9 32-28
SU HOME AWAY FAVE DOG OU vsLHP vsRHP
vs NL 8-4 4-3 4-1 4-2 4-2 5-6-1 3-2 5-2
vs AL 39-41 17-21 22-20 22-20 17-21 39-37-4 9-11 30-30
Last 10 4-6 0-2 4-4 1-2 3-4 5-4-1 0-2 4-4
vs Div 17-21 7-9 10-12 10-10 7-11 22-15-1 4-4 13-17
Overall 47-45 21-24 26-21 26-22 21-23 44-43-5 12-13 35-32