MLB Matchups  >>  Minnesota vs. Kansas City Matchup 07/30/2014

48-57
07/30/2014 | Grass of Kauffman Stadium
53-52
RECENT FORMS
TEAM RECORD MONEY vsLHP vsRHP FAVE DOG OU RUN DIFF
MIN 48-57 26100 15-17 33-40 11-9 37-48 49-51-5 4.49
KC 53-52 -68300 13-15 40-37 30-25 23-27 48-52-5 3.99
SMART CHART
MIN   TEAM   KC
4.10   RUNS   3.97
4.49   RUNS AGNST   3.99
-0.39   DIFF   -0.02
261.00   MONEY   -683.00
4.30   TEAM ERA   3.69
8.31   OFF HITS   9.04
3.49   OFF WALKS   2.38
8.26   OFF Ks   6.01
9.53   DEF HITS   8.77
2.46   DEF WALKS   2.89
6.15   DEF Ks   7.20
UPDATED ODDS
Date Teams Opening JustBet Betfair Bet365 LADBROKES Pinnacle WilliamHill BookMaker DSI 5Dimes TopBet Intertops Bovada BETONLINE
07/30/2014
08:10 PM
Minnesota
Kansas City
+140
-150
+153
-168
+145
-161
+135
-164
+143
-155
+130
-149
+145
-160
+145
-160
+146
-156
+153
-168
+145
-160
+147
-162
+151
-161
PITCHER LAST 3 STARTS
Philip Hughes (R) ERA: 397 W/L: 10-6
DATE OPP W/L SCORE OU IP $
07/08/2014 SEA W 2-0 U 7 101
07/13/2014 COL W 13-5 O 5 121
07/24/2014 CHW L 2-5 U 3 -156
Danny Duffy (L) ERA: 250 W/L: 4-9
DATE OPP W/L SCORE OU IP $
07/11/2014 DET L 1-2 U 6 -100
07/19/2014 BOS L 1-2 U 7 -100
07/24/2014 CLE W 2-1 U 7 100
BULLPENS
Minnesota Twins's relievers have pitched 9 innings in the last 3 games. Kansas City Royals's relievers have pitched 10⅓ innings in the last 3 games.
INJURIES
Minnesota
PLAYER POS DESCRIPTION
Mike Pelfrey P 60-Day Disabled List
Ricky Nolasco P 15-Day Disabled List
Joe Mauer 1B 15-Day Disabled List
Jason Bartlett SS 15-Day Disabled List
Kansas City
PLAYER POS DESCRIPTION
Jason Vargas P 15-Day Disabled List
Luke Hochevar P 15-Day Disabled List
BETTING TRENDS
Minnesota
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Minnesota's last 6 games when playing on the road against Kansas City
Minnesota is 4-10 SU in its last 14 games when playing on the road against Kansas City
The total has gone UNDER in 8 of Minnesota's last 11 games on the road
Minnesota is 6-1 SU in its last 7 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Minnesota's last 6 games
Kansas City
Kansas City is 10-4 SU in its last 14 games when playing at home against Minnesota
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Kansas City's last 6 games when playing at home against Minnesota
Kansas City is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 10 of Kansas City's last 14 games
Kansas City is 5-2 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
04/11/2014 KC 1 MIN 10 MIN 115 8 O B Chen K Gibson
04/12/2014 KC 1 MIN 7 MIN 131 7 O J Shields R Nolasco
04/13/2014 KC 3 MIN 4 MIN 109 8 U J Vargas K Correia
04/18/2014 MIN 0 KC 5 KC -143 7 U R Nolasco J Vargas
04/19/2014 MIN 4 KC 5 KC -140 8 O K Correia B Chen
04/20/2014 MIN 8 KC 3 MIN -171 8 O P Hughes Y Ventura
06/30/2014 KC 6 MIN 1 KC 125 8 U D Duffy Y Pino
07/01/2014 KC 2 MIN 10 MIN 130 7 O J Shields R Nolasco
07/02/2014 KC 4 MIN 0 KC 128 8 U J Vargas K Correia
07/29/2014 MIN 2 KC 1 MIN -205 7 U K Gibson J Shields
PITCHER RECENT STARTS VS OPPONENT
Philip Hughes VS. Kansas City Royals
DATE RUNS WINNER INNINGS PITCHED HITS RUNS EARNED RUNS WALKS KS DECISIONs
05/06/2012 10-4 NYY 7 6 3 3 1 7 W
05/22/2012 3-2 NYY 6 5 2 2 2 7 W
05/10/2013 11-6 NYY 6 7 6 6 2 3 W
04/20/2014 8-3 MIN 6 9 3 3 1 3 W
07/08/2013 5-1 KC 4 4 2 2 0 2 L
Danny Duffy VS. Minnesota Twins
DATE RUNS WINNER INNINGS PITCHED HITS RUNS EARNED RUNS WALKS KS DECISIONs
06/03/2011 5-2 MIN 5 7 3 3 3 3 L
08/07/2013 5-2 KC 4 6 2 2 2 7 ND
08/28/2013 8-1 KC 7 5 0 0 0 7 W
06/30/2014 6-1 KC 6 4 1 1 2 3 W
TEAMS LAST 5 GAMES
Minnesota
DATE RUNS OPPONENT RUNS RESULT MONEY LINE TOTAL STARTER IP OPP STARTER
07/25/2014 5 CHW 9 L -120 9 K Correia 4 J Danks
07/24/2014 2 CHW 5 L -156 P Hughes 3 H Noesi
07/26/2014 0 CHW 7 L 165 L Darnell 5 C Sale
07/29/2014 2 at KC 1 W -205 K Gibson 7 J Shields
07/27/2014 4 CHW 3 W -128 9 Y Pino 6 S Carroll
Kansas City
DATE RUNS OPPONENT RUNS RESULT MONEY LINE TOTAL STARTER IP OPP STARTER
07/25/2014 6 CLE 4 W -120 Y Ventura 6 J Tomlin
07/24/2014 2 CLE 1 W -120 7 D Duffy 7 C Kluber
07/27/2014 3 CLE 10 L -111 8 B Chen 5 D Salazar
07/26/2014 7 CLE 5 W -110 9 J Guthrie 6 Z McAllister
07/29/2014 1 MIN 2 L -205 J Shields 6 K Gibson
SUPERGRID
    RANK   RANK
Kansas City's Home Scoring vs Minnesota's Road Defense 3.65 11 4.12 7
Kansas City's Home ERA vs Minnesota's Road ERA Allowed 4.17 10 3.60 13
Kansas City's Overall Scoring vs Minnesota's Overall Defense 3.97 11 4.49 13
Minnesota's Road ERA vs Kansas City's Home ERA Allowed 4.14 12 3.58 10
Minnesota's Away Scoring vs Kansas City's Home Defense 4.04 12 4.42 9
Minnesota's Overall Scoring vs Kansas City's Overall Defense 4.10 8 3.99 5
TOP 3/BOTTOM 3
Twins
Twins trail the league in K's with 6.1 per game.
Twins are the third best in base on balls allowed, allowing 2.8 per game.
Twins have the worst hits allowed in the league, allowing 9.8 per game.
Twins have the second weakest defence in the league at 4.9 runs per game.
Twins are second worst in K's per game with 8.8.
Twins are the third lowest scoring team in the league at 3.8 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 Div 21-18 12-7 9-11 5-2 16-16 18-20-1 7-7 14-11
vs NL 6-9 1-4 5-5 0-1 6-8 10-5 2-2 4-7
Last 10 4-6 3-6 1-0 1-2 3-4 2-8 1-3 3-3
vs AL 42-48 23-25 19-23 11-8 31-40 39-46-5 13-15 29-33
Overall 48-57 24-29 24-28 11-9 37-48 49-51-5 15-17 33-40
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 Div 23-25 11-12 12-13 14-13 9-12 25-22-1 5-5 18-20
Last 10 5-5 3-2 2-3 4-2 1-3 3-7 1-2 4-3
vs AL 45-48 21-24 24-24 26-23 19-25 43-46-4 10-13 35-35
Overall 53-52 25-27 28-25 30-25 23-27 48-52-5 13-15 40-37