MLB Matchups  >>  Minnesota vs. Kansas City Matchup 08/27/2014

58-73
08/27/2014 | Grass of Kauffman Stadium
73-58
RECENT FORMS
TEAM RECORD MONEY vsLHP vsRHP FAVE DOG OU RUN DIFF
MIN 58-73 -16700 17-25 41-48 14-10 44-63 65-61-5 4.64
KC 73-58 76600 20-18 53-40 48-28 25-30 59-65-7 3.89
SMART CHART
MIN   TEAM   KC
4.38   RUNS   4.11
4.64   RUNS AGNST   3.89
-0.26   DIFF   0.22
-167.00   MONEY   766.00
4.45   TEAM ERA   3.57
8.63   OFF HITS   9.01
3.50   OFF WALKS   2.27
8.08   OFF Ks   5.91
9.69   DEF HITS   8.60
2.50   DEF WALKS   2.79
6.28   DEF Ks   7.13
UPDATED ODDS
Date Teams Opening JustBet Betfair Bet365 LADBROKES Pinnacle WilliamHill BookMaker DSI 5Dimes TopBet Intertops Bovada BETONLINE
08/27/2014
08:10 PM
Minnesota
Kansas City
+139
-149
+106
-116
+116
-127
+105
-125
+110
-119
-105
-115
+109
-119
+109
-119
+110
-120
+106
-116
+110
-120
+106
-116
+107
-117
PITCHER LAST 3 STARTS
Philip Hughes (R) ERA: 353 W/L: 14-7
DATE OPP W/L SCORE OU IP $
08/10/2014 OAK W 6-1 U 7 163
08/16/2014 KC W 4-1 U 7 104
08/21/2014 CLE W 4-1 U 7 125
Liam Hendriks (R) ERA: 607 W/L: 1-0
DATE OPP W/L SCORE OU IP $
05/23/2014 OAK W 3-2 U 6 114
05/28/2014 TB W 3-2 U 6 100
06/20/2014 CIN W 14-9 O 2 140
BULLPENS
Kansas City Royals's relievers have pitched 6⅔ innings in the last 3 games. Minnesota Twins's relievers have pitched 9 innings in the last 3 games.
INJURIES
Minnesota
PLAYER POS DESCRIPTION
Jason Bartlett SS 15-Day Disabled List
Mike Pelfrey P 60-Day Disabled List
Kansas City
PLAYER POS DESCRIPTION
Omar Infante 2B Day-to-Day (shoulder)
Yordano Ventura P Day-to-Day (back)
Eric Hosmer 1B 15-Day Disabled List
Luke Hochevar P 15-Day Disabled List
Scott Downs P 15-Day Disabled List
BETTING TRENDS
Minnesota
Minnesota is 4-13 SU in its last 17 games when playing on the road against Kansas City
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Minnesota's last 9 games when playing on the road against Kansas City
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Minnesota's last 6 games when playing Kansas City
Minnesota is 1-6 SU in its last 7 games when playing Kansas City
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Minnesota's last 5 games on the road
Minnesota is 3-7 SU in its last 10 games
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Minnesota's last 5 games
Kansas City
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Kansas City's last 9 games when playing at home against Minnesota
Kansas City is 13-4 SU in its last 17 games when playing at home against Minnesota
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Kansas City's last 6 games when playing Minnesota
Kansas City is 6-1 SU in its last 7 games when playing Minnesota
Kansas City is 17-5 SU in its last 22 games
Kansas City is 9-2 SU in its last 11 games at home
HEAD TO HEAD SUMMARY
HEAD TO HEAD DETAIL
DATE AWAY RUNS HOME RUNS WINNER HOMELINE TOTAL OU AWAY STARTER HOME STARTER
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
07/30/2014 MIN 2 KC 3 KC -152 7 U P Hughes D Duffy
07/31/2014 MIN 3 KC 6 KC -210 7 O K Correia Y Ventura
08/15/2014 KC 6 MIN 5 KC 132 8 O D Duffy R Nolasco
08/16/2014 KC 1 MIN 4 MIN 104 7 U Y Ventura P Hughes
08/17/2014 KC 12 MIN 6 KC 104 8 O J Guthrie T Milone
08/18/2014 KC 6 MIN 4 KC 150 8 O J Vargas T May
08/26/2014 MIN 1 KC 2 KC -161 8 U R Nolasco D Duffy
PITCHER RECENT STARTS VS OPPONENT
Philip Hughes VS. Kansas City Royals
DATE RUNS WINNER INNINGS PITCHED HITS RUNS EARNED RUNS WALKS KS DECISIONs
05/10/2013 11-6 NYY 6 7 6 6 2 3 W
07/08/2013 5-1 KC 4 4 2 2 0 2 L
04/20/2014 8-3 MIN 6 9 3 3 1 3 W
08/16/2014 4-1 MIN 7 7 1 1 0 6 W
07/30/2014 3-2 KC 6 7 3 3 1 5 L
VS.
DATE RUNS WINNER INNINGS PITCHED HITS RUNS EARNED RUNS WALKS KS DECISIONs

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TEAMS LAST 5 GAMES
Minnesota
DATE RUNS OPPONENT RUNS RESULT MONEY LINE TOTAL STARTER IP OPP STARTER
08/22/2014 20 DET 6 W -105 9 T Milone 4 Robbie Ray
08/23/2014 6 DET 8 L 135 9 T May 5 J Verlander
08/23/2014 12 DET 4 W 133 9 Y Pino 5 B Farmer
08/24/2014 4 DET 13 L 128 8 K Gibson 5 M Scherzer
08/26/2014 1 at KC 2 L -161 8 R Nolasco 7 D Duffy
Kansas City
DATE RUNS OPPONENT RUNS RESULT MONEY LINE TOTAL STARTER IP OPP STARTER
08/22/2014 6 at TEX 3 W 137 9 Y Ventura 6 C Lewis
08/23/2014 6 at TEX 3 W 113 9 J Guthrie 8 N Tepesch
08/24/2014 1 at TEX 3 L 141 9 J Vargas 6 S Baker
08/26/2014 2 MIN 1 W -161 8 D Duffy 7 R Nolasco
08/25/2014 1 NYY 8 L -135 J Shields 7 M Pineda
SUPERGRID
    RANK   RANK
Kansas City's Home Scoring vs Minnesota's Road Defense 3.71 13 4.25 8
Kansas City's Home ERA vs Minnesota's Road ERA Allowed 3.97 8 3.80 10
Minnesota's Away Scoring vs Kansas City's Home Defense 4.22 10 4.22 8
Minnesota's Road ERA vs Kansas City's Home ERA Allowed 4.27 11 3.63 12
Kansas City's Overall Scoring vs Minnesota's Overall Defense 4.11 9 4.64 12
Minnesota's Overall Scoring vs Kansas City's Overall Defense 4.38 5 3.89 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 the third lowest scoring team in the league at 3.8 runs per game.
Twins are second worst in K's per game with 8.8.
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
Last 10 3-7 3-6 0-1 1-0 2-7 7-3 0-3 3-4
vs AL 51-63 27-32 24-31 13-8 38-55 54-55-5 15-23 36-40
vs NL 7-10 2-5 5-5 1-2 6-8 11-6 2-2 5-8
vs Div 27-29 16-14 11-15 6-2 21-27 30-25-1 8-13 19-16
Overall 58-73 29-37 29-36 14-10 44-63 65-61-5 17-25 41-48
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 58-53 27-26 31-27 37-26 21-27 51-54-6 13-15 45-38
vs Div 29-26 14-12 15-14 20-14 9-12 29-25-1 6-5 23-21
Last 10 6-4 1-1 5-3 6-3 0-1 4-4-2 2-1 4-3
Overall 73-58 34-29 39-29 48-28 25-30 59-65-7 20-18 53-40