MLB Matchups  >>  Kansas City vs. Detroit Matchup 04/25/2013

04/25/2013 | Grass of Comerica Park
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RECENT FORMS
TEAM RECORD MONEY vsLHP vsRHP FAVE DOG OU RUN DIFF
KC 10-8 32700 2-3 8-5 4-2 6-6 7-11 3.56
DET 10-9 -22400 1-3 9-6 10-7 0-2 12-6-1 4.16
SMART CHART
KC   TEAM   DET
4.06   RUNS   4.58
3.56   RUNS AGNST   4.16
0.50   DIFF   0.42
327.00   MONEY   -224.00
3.31   TEAM ERA   3.77
8.94   OFF HITS   10.21
2.39   OFF WALKS   3.79
6.72   OFF Ks   7.16
7.72   DEF HITS   8.63
2.94   DEF WALKS   3.42
8.39   DEF Ks   9.89
UPDATED ODDS
Date Teams Opening JustBet Betfair Bet365 LADBROKES Pinnacle WilliamHill BookMaker DSI 5Dimes TopBet Intertops Bovada BETONLINE
04/25/2013
01:05 PM
Kansas City
Detroit
+180
-190
+165
-190
+160
-175
+160
-179
+160
-174
+160
-179
+160
-180
+160
-180
+161
-171
+165
-190
+157
-175
+163
-178
+163
-173
PITCHER LAST 3 STARTS
James Shields (R) ERA: 300 W/L: 1-2
DATE OPP W/L SCORE OU IP $
04/07/2013 PHI W 9-8 O 6 106
04/13/2013 TOR L 2-3 U 9 -135
04/20/2013 BOS L 3-4 U 6 -100
Justin Verlander (R) ERA: 213 W/L: 2-2
DATE OPP W/L SCORE OU IP $
04/07/2013 NYY L 0-7 P 7 -195
04/13/2013 OAK W 7-3 O 6 100
04/18/2013 SEA L 0-2 U 7 -162
BULLPENS
Kansas City Royals's relievers have pitched 10⅓ innings in the last 3 games. Detroit Tigers's relievers have pitched 16⅓ innings in the last 3 games.
INJURIES
Kansas City
PLAYER POS DESCRIPTION
Danny Duffy P 15-Day Disabled List
Felipe Paulino P 60-Day Disabled List
Detroit
PLAYER POS DESCRIPTION
Avisail Garcia OF 15-Day Disabled List
Octavio Dotel P 15-Day Disabled List
BETTING TRENDS
Kansas City
Kansas City is 0-5 SU in its last 5 games when playing on the road against Detroit
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Kansas City's last 5 games when playing on the road against Detroit
Kansas City is 1-7 SU in its last 8 games when playing Detroit
Detroit
Detroit is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games when playing at home against Kansas City
Detroit is 7-1 SU in its last 8 games when playing Kansas City
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Detroit's last 5 games when playing at home against Kansas City
Detroit is 13-4 SU in its last 17 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 7 of Detroit's last 8 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 12 of Detroit's last 17 games
Detroit is 1-4 SU in its last 5 games
HEAD TO HEAD SUMMARY
HEAD TO HEAD DETAIL
DATE AWAY RUNS HOME RUNS WINNER HOMELINE TOTAL OU AWAY STARTER HOME STARTER
08/29/2012 DET 0 KC 1 KC 117 9 U A Sanchez B Chen
09/24/2012 KC 2 DET 6 DET -260 7 O L Hochevar J Verlander
08/30/2012 DET 1 KC 2 KC 111 9 U R Porcello J Guthrie
09/25/2012 KC 0 DET 2 DET -175 8 U B Chen A Sanchez
09/26/2012 KC 4 DET 5 DET -157 8 O J Guthrie R Porcello
09/27/2012 KC 4 DET 5 DET -210 8 O L Mendoza D Fister
10/01/2012 DET 6 KC 3 DET 112 9 P R Porcello B Chen
10/02/2012 DET 2 KC 4 KC 114 8 U D Fister J Guthrie
10/03/2012 DET 1 KC 0 DET -106 8 U M Scherzer L Mendoza
04/24/2013 KC 5 DET 7 DET -172 7 O W Davis M Scherzer
PITCHER RECENT STARTS VS OPPONENT
James Shields VS. Detroit Tigers
DATE RUNS WINNER INNINGS PITCHED HITS RUNS EARNED RUNS WALKS KS DECISIONs
08/31/2009 11-7 TB 7 10 5 4 1 6 W
09/05/2009 8-6 DET 6 8 6 6 1 5 ND
07/27/2010 3-2 TB 7 9 2 2 1 7 W
04/11/2012 4-2 TB 8 6 2 2 1 5 W
06/28/2012 5-2 DET 8 14 4 4 1 6 L
Justin Verlander VS. Kansas City Royals
DATE RUNS WINNER INNINGS PITCHED HITS RUNS EARNED RUNS WALKS KS DECISIONs
04/16/2012 3-2 DET 9 7 2 2 2 9 W
08/06/2011 4-3 DET 7 5 3 3 2 8 W
09/24/2012 6-2 DET 8 9 2 2 0 8 W
05/02/2012 3-2 KC 8 6 2 2 1 7 ND
08/28/2012 9-8 KC 6 12 8 8 3 6 ND
TEAMS LAST 5 GAMES
Kansas City
DATE RUNS OPPONENT RUNS RESULT MONEY LINE TOTAL STARTER IP OPP STARTER
04/17/2013 1 at ATL 0 W -167 W Davis 7 M Minor
04/20/2013 3 at BOS 4 L -139 8 J Shields 6 C Buchholz
04/21/2013 4 at BOS 2 W -155 8 E Santana 7 R Dempster
04/21/2013 5 at BOS 4 W -155 J Guthrie 6 A Webster
04/24/2013 5 at DET 7 L -172 W Davis 4 M Scherzer
Detroit
DATE RUNS OPPONENT RUNS RESULT MONEY LINE TOTAL STARTER IP OPP STARTER
04/18/2013 0 at SEA 2 L 152 J Verlander 7 H Iwakuma
04/19/2013 1 at LAA 8 L 115 A Sanchez 7 T Hanson
04/21/2013 3 at LAA 4 L -109 8 D Fister 7 C.J. Wilson
04/20/2013 0 at LAA 10 L -108 9 R Porcello 1 G Richards
04/24/2013 7 KC 5 W -172 M Scherzer 5 W Davis
SUPERGRID
    RANK   RANK
Detroit's Home ERA vs Kansas City's Road ERA Allowed 4.43 12 3.88 8
Detroit's Home Scoring vs Kansas City's Road Defense 6.71 1 3.83 4
Detroit's Overall Scoring vs Kansas City's Overall Defense 4.58 6 3.56 2
Kansas City's Road ERA vs Detroit's Home ERA Allowed 3.65 6 6.05 1
Kansas City's Away Scoring vs Detroit's Home Defense 4.25 8 4.43 9
Kansas City's Overall Scoring vs Detroit's Overall Defense 4.06 11 4.16 6
TOP 3/BOTTOM 3
Royals
Royals are second best in K's per game with 6.7.
Royals are second worst in the league in free passes at 2.4 per game.
Royals are third in the league in hits at 8.9 per game.
Royals have the second stingiest defence in the league at 3.6 runs per game.
Tigers
Tigers lead the league in K's with 9.9 per game.
Tigers are third best in the league in times striking out with 7.2 per game.
Tigers have the third-most base on balls in the league at 3.8 per game.
Tigers lead the league in hits with 10.2 per game.
TEAM VS DIVISION OR CONFERENCE
SU HOME AWAY FAVE DOG OU vsLHP vsRHP
vs NL 3-2 0-0 3-2 0-0 3-2 3-2 2-1 1-1
vs AL 7-6 4-2 3-4 4-2 3-4 4-9 0-2 7-4
Overall 10-8 4-2 6-6 4-2 6-6 7-11 2-3 8-5
vs Div 4-3 3-0 1-3 3-0 1-3 2-5 0-1 4-2
Last 10 5-5 2-2 3-3 2-2 3-3 4-6 1-1 4-4
SU HOME AWAY FAVE DOG OU vsLHP vsRHP
vs AL 10-9 5-2 5-7 10-7 0-2 12-6-1 1-3 9-6
Last 10 5-5 1-0 4-5 5-3 0-2 6-4 1-1 4-4
vs Div 2-2 1-0 1-2 2-2 0-0 2-2 0-0 2-2
Overall 10-9 5-2 5-7 10-7 0-2 12-6-1 1-3 9-6