MLB Matchups  >>  Kansas City vs. Texas Matchup 08/23/2014

71-56
08/23/2014 | Grass of Globe Life Park
49-78
RECENT FORMS
TEAM RECORD MONEY vsLHP vsRHP FAVE DOG OU RUN DIFF
KC 71-56 85200 20-18 51-38 46-26 25-30 58-63-6 3.89
TEX 49-78 -292100 12-23 37-55 22-26 27-52 57-61-9 5.06
SMART CHART
KC   TEAM   TEX
4.16   RUNS   3.98
3.89   RUNS AGNST   5.06
0.27   DIFF   -1.09
852.00   MONEY   -2921.00
3.57   TEAM ERA   4.78
9.09   OFF HITS   8.65
2.30   OFF WALKS   2.69
5.92   OFF Ks   7.35
8.58   DEF HITS   9.69
2.78   DEF WALKS   3.18
7.24   DEF Ks   7.17
UPDATED ODDS
Date Teams Opening JustBet Betfair Bet365 LADBROKES Pinnacle WilliamHill BookMaker DSI 5Dimes TopBet Intertops Bovada BETONLINE
08/23/2014
08:05 PM
Kansas City
Texas
-138
+128
-127
+117
-120
+110
-125
+105
-119
+110
-120
+100
-120
+110
-120
+110
-123
+113
-127
+117
-121
+111
-127
+117
-125
+115
PITCHER LAST 3 STARTS
Jeremy Guthrie (R) ERA: 442 W/L: 9-10
DATE OPP W/L SCORE OU IP $
08/07/2014 ARI W 6-2 U 9 100
08/12/2014 OAK L 3-11 O 5 -100
08/17/2014 MIN W 12-6 O 7 100
Nick Tepesech (R) ERA: 407 W/L: 4-6
DATE OPP W/L SCORE OU IP $
08/06/2014 CHW W 3-1 U 6 200
08/12/2014 TB W 3-2 U 7 105
08/17/2014 LAA W 3-2 U 7 122
BULLPENS
Kansas City Royals's relievers have pitched 7 innings in the last 3 games. Texas Rangers's relievers have pitched 10⅔ innings in the last 3 games.
INJURIES
Kansas City
PLAYER POS DESCRIPTION
Eric Hosmer 1B 15-Day Disabled List
Luke Hochevar P 15-Day Disabled List
Scott Downs P 15-Day Disabled List
Texas
PLAYER POS DESCRIPTION
Jake Smolinski OF 15-Day Disabled List
Tanner Scheppers P 15-Day Disabled List
Jurickson Profar 2B 60-Day Disabled List
Martin Perez P 60-Day Disabled List
Alexi Ogando P 60-Day Disabled List
Mitch Moreland 1B 60-Day Disabled List
Kevin Kouzmanoff 3B 60-Day Disabled List
Derek Holland P 60-Day Disabled List
Pedro Figueroa P 60-Day Disabled List
Matt Harrison P 60-Day Disabled List
Prince Fielder 1B 60-Day Disabled List
Yu Darvish P 15-Day Disabled List
Engel Beltre OF 60-Day Disabled List
BETTING TRENDS
Kansas City
Kansas City is 5-12 SU in its last 17 games when playing on the road against Texas
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Kansas City's last 6 games when playing on the road against Texas
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Kansas City's last 7 games when playing Texas
Kansas City is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games when playing on the road against Texas
Kansas City is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games when playing Texas
Kansas City is 15-3 SU in its last 18 games
Kansas City is 9-2 SU in its last 11 games on the road
Texas
Texas is 12-5 SU in its last 17 games when playing at home against Kansas City
Texas is 2-4 SU in its last 6 games when playing at home against Kansas City
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Texas's last 7 games when playing Kansas City
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Texas's last 6 games when playing at home against Kansas City
Texas is 2-4 SU in its last 6 games when playing Kansas City
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Texas's last 9 games at home
Texas is 1-5 SU in its last 6 games at home
Texas is 2-6 SU in its last 8 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Texas's last 6 games
HEAD TO HEAD SUMMARY
HEAD TO HEAD DETAIL
DATE AWAY RUNS HOME RUNS WINNER HOMELINE TOTAL OU AWAY STARTER HOME STARTER
09/04/2012 TEX 3 KC 6 KC 141 9 P M Harrison J Guthrie
09/05/2012 TEX 7 KC 6 TEX 137 9 O R Dempster E Teaford
09/06/2012 TEX 5 KC 4 TEX 111 9 P S Feldman L Hochevar
05/31/2013 KC 2 TEX 7 TEX -220 9 U W Davis D Holland
06/01/2013 KC 4 TEX 1 KC -119 9 U J Shields N Tepesch
06/02/2013 KC 1 TEX 3 TEX -208 8 U E Santana Y Darvish
09/20/2013 TEX 1 KC 2 KC -129 7 U M Perez E Santana
09/21/2013 TEX 3 KC 1 TEX -106 7 U M Garza J Guthrie
08/22/2014 KC 6 TEX 3 KC 137 9 P Y Ventura C Lewis
09/22/2013 TEX 0 KC 4 KC -127 7 U A Ogando J Shields
PITCHER RECENT STARTS VS OPPONENT
Jeremy Guthrie VS. Texas Rangers
DATE RUNS WINNER INNINGS PITCHED HITS RUNS EARNED RUNS WALKS KS DECISIONs
04/10/2011 3-0 TEX 6 4 1 1 1 1 L
07/06/2011 13-5 TEX 5 9 6 6 3 2 L
08/03/2012 5-3 TEX 6 6 3 3 2 4 L
09/04/2012 6-3 KC 7 5 2 2 2 5 W
09/21/2013 3-1 TEX 6 7 3 3 2 1 L
Nick Tepesech VS. Kansas City Royals
DATE RUNS WINNER INNINGS PITCHED HITS RUNS EARNED RUNS WALKS KS DECISIONs
06/01/2013 4-1 KC 6 7 1 0 0 2 ND
TEAMS LAST 5 GAMES
Kansas City
DATE RUNS OPPONENT RUNS RESULT MONEY LINE TOTAL STARTER IP OPP STARTER
08/17/2014 12 at MIN 6 W 104 8 J Guthrie 7 T Milone
08/18/2014 6 at MIN 4 W 150 8 J Vargas 7 T May
08/20/2014 2 at COL 5 L -102 D Duffy 7 J De La Rosa
08/19/2014 7 at COL 4 W 131 J Shields 6 T Matzek
08/22/2014 6 at TEX 3 W 137 9 Y Ventura 6 C Lewis
Texas
DATE RUNS OPPONENT RUNS RESULT MONEY LINE TOTAL STARTER IP OPP STARTER
08/16/2014 4 LAA 5 L 142 C Lewis 6 M Shoemaker
08/17/2014 3 LAA 2 W 122 N Tepesch 7 H Santiago
08/19/2014 3 at MIA 4 L -140 8 M Mikolas 5 J Cosart
08/20/2014 5 at MIA 4 W -145 N Martinez 6 N Eovaldi
08/22/2014 3 KC 6 L 137 9 C Lewis 6 Y Ventura
SUPERGRID
    RANK   RANK
Texas's Home Scoring vs Kansas City's Road Defense 3.87 10 3.59 2
Texas's Home ERA vs Kansas City's Road ERA Allowed 5.06 15 3.91 6
Kansas City's Overall Scoring vs Texas's Overall Defense 4.16 9 5.06 15
Texas's Overall Scoring vs Kansas City's Overall Defense 3.98 11 3.89 5
Kansas City's Away Scoring vs Texas's Home Defense 4.50 5 5.60 15
Kansas City's Road ERA vs Texas's Home ERA Allowed 3.21 2 3.74 10
TOP 3/BOTTOM 3
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.
Rangers
Rangers are second best in K's per game with 6.6.
TEAM VS DIVISION OR CONFERENCE
SU HOME AWAY FAVE DOG OU vsLHP vsRHP
vs NL 15-5 7-3 8-2 11-2 4-3 8-11-1 7-3 8-2
vs AL 56-51 26-25 30-26 35-24 21-27 50-52-5 13-15 43-36
Last 10 7-3 2-1 5-2 7-1 0-2 6-3-1 3-2 4-1
Overall 71-56 33-28 38-28 46-26 25-30 58-63-6 20-18 51-38
vs Div 28-26 13-12 15-14 19-14 9-12 29-24-1 6-5 22-21
SU HOME AWAY FAVE DOG OU vsLHP vsRHP
vs NL 7-10 4-3 3-7 5-4 2-6 10-7 1-3 6-7
vs AL 42-68 19-36 23-32 17-22 25-46 47-54-9 11-20 31-48
Last 10 3-7 2-6 1-1 0-0 3-7 2-6-2 1-1 2-6
vs Div 19-30 8-17 11-13 7-12 12-18 21-25-3 7-10 12-20
Overall 49-78 23-39 26-39 22-26 27-52 57-61-9 12-23 37-55