MLB Matchups  >>  Minnesota vs. Kansas City Matchup 08/06/2013

48-61
08/06/2013 | Grass of Kauffman Stadium
57-52
RECENT FORMS
TEAM RECORD MONEY vsLHP vsRHP FAVE DOG OU RUN DIFF
MIN 48-61 6300 10-10 38-51 12-9 36-52 48-59-2 4.60
KC 57-52 63000 14-17 43-35 30-20 27-32 43-62-4 3.82
SMART CHART
MIN   TEAM   KC
3.97   RUNS   4.06
4.60   RUNS AGNST   3.82
-0.62   DIFF   0.24
63.00   MONEY   630.00
4.36   TEAM ERA   3.54
8.27   OFF HITS   8.82
3.28   OFF WALKS   2.61
8.34   OFF Ks   6.37
9.75   DEF HITS   8.50
2.85   DEF WALKS   2.97
6.04   DEF Ks   7.38
UPDATED ODDS
Date Teams Opening JustBet Betfair Bet365 LADBROKES Pinnacle WilliamHill BookMaker DSI 5Dimes TopBet Intertops Bovada BETONLINE
08/06/2013
08:10 PM
Minnesota
Kansas City
+190
-205
+170
-200
+173
-189
+165
-200
+173
-188
+165
-189
+170
-190
+170
-190
+174
-184
+170
-200
+170
-190
+178
-198
+175
-185
PITCHER LAST 3 STARTS
() ERA: W/L:
DATE OPP W/L SCORE OU IP $

No Information Available

James Shields (R) ERA: 308 W/L: 6-7
DATE OPP W/L SCORE OU IP $
07/21/2013 DET L 1-4 U 7 -104
07/26/2013 CHW W 5-1 U 7 100
08/01/2013 MIN W 7-2 O 6 100
BULLPENS
Kansas City Royals's relievers have pitched 9 innings in the last 3 games. Minnesota Twins's relievers have pitched 16 innings in the last 3 games.
INJURIES
Minnesota
PLAYER POS DESCRIPTION
Tim Wood P 60-Day Disabled List
Josh Willingham OF 15-Day Disabled List
Wilkin Ramirez OF 7-Day Disabled List
Darin Mastroianni OF 60-Day Disabled List
Pedro Florimon SS Day-to-Day (wrist)
Kansas City
PLAYER POS DESCRIPTION
Salvador Perez C 7-Day Disabled List
Felipe Paulino P 60-Day Disabled List
David Lough OF Day-to-Day (quad)
Chris Getz 2B 15-Day Disabled List
BETTING TRENDS
Minnesota
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Minnesota's last 5 games when playing Kansas City
Minnesota is 1-7 SU in its last 8 games when playing on the road against Kansas City
Minnesota is 0-5 SU in its last 5 games when playing Kansas City
Minnesota is 8-17 SU in its last 25 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 15 of Minnesota's last 23 games
Kansas City
Kansas City is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games when playing Minnesota
Kansas City is 7-1 SU in its last 8 games when playing at home against Minnesota
Kansas City is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 9 of Kansas City's last 13 games
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Kansas City's last 5 games when playing Minnesota
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Kansas City's last 6 games at home
Kansas City is 12-1 SU in its last 13 games
HEAD TO HEAD SUMMARY
HEAD TO HEAD DETAIL
DATE AWAY RUNS HOME RUNS WINNER HOMELINE TOTAL OU AWAY STARTER HOME STARTER
06/05/2013 MIN 1 KC 4 KC -133 8 U P Walters J Guthrie
06/06/2013 MIN 3 KC 7 KC -143 9 O M Pelfrey W Davis
06/27/2013 KC 1 MIN 3 MIN -133 9 U J Guthrie S Deduno
06/28/2013 KC 9 MIN 3 KC 122 8 O J Shields P Walters
06/29/2013 KC 2 MIN 6 MIN -111 8 U W Davis K Gibson
06/30/2013 KC 9 MIN 8 KC -102 8 O E Santana K Correia
07/30/2013 KC 7 MIN 2 KC 116 7 O E Santana M Pelfrey
07/31/2013 KC 4 MIN 3 KC 102 8 U J Guthrie K Correia
08/01/2013 KC 7 MIN 2 KC 150 7 O J Shields S Diamond
08/05/2013 MIN 0 KC 13 KC -152 8 O K Correia J Guthrie
PITCHER RECENT STARTS VS OPPONENT
VS.
DATE RUNS WINNER INNINGS PITCHED HITS RUNS EARNED RUNS WALKS KS DECISIONs

No Information Available

James Shields VS. Minnesota Twins
DATE RUNS WINNER INNINGS PITCHED HITS RUNS EARNED RUNS WALKS KS DECISIONs
04/21/2012 4-1 TB 8 5 1 1 2 7 W
07/05/2011 3-2 MIN 6 6 3 2 3 5 L
06/28/2013 9-3 KC 6 8 3 3 0 5 W
08/12/2012 7-3 TB 7 5 3 2 1 2 ND
08/01/2013 7-2 KC 6 5 2 2 5 4 W
TEAMS LAST 5 GAMES
Minnesota
DATE RUNS OPPONENT RUNS RESULT MONEY LINE TOTAL STARTER IP OPP STARTER
08/01/2013 2 KC 7 L 150 S Diamond 5 J Shields
08/02/2013 4 HOU 3 W -168 S Deduno 6 J Cosart
08/04/2013 3 HOU 2 W -169 M Pelfrey 5 B Peacock
08/03/2013 6 HOU 4 W -156 K Gibson 3 E Bedard
08/05/2013 0 at KC 13 L -152 K Correia 2 J Guthrie
Kansas City
DATE RUNS OPPONENT RUNS RESULT MONEY LINE TOTAL STARTER IP OPP STARTER
08/01/2013 7 at MIN 2 W 150 J Shields 6 S Diamond
08/02/2013 2 at NYM 4 L -101 8 W Davis 5 D Gee
08/03/2013 4 at NYM 3 W 123 B Chen 6 J Hefner
08/05/2013 13 MIN 0 W -152 J Guthrie 9 K Correia
08/04/2013 6 at NYM 2 W 137 7 E Santana 6 Z Wheeler
SUPERGRID
    RANK   RANK
Kansas City's Home ERA vs Minnesota's Road ERA Allowed 3.63 4 3.17 15
Kansas City's Home Scoring vs Minnesota's Road Defense 3.90 12 4.55 11
Kansas City's Overall Scoring vs Minnesota's Overall Defense 4.06 11 4.60 12
Minnesota's Away Scoring vs Kansas City's Home Defense 3.70 14 4.04 6
Minnesota's Road ERA vs Kansas City's Home ERA Allowed 4.51 12 3.88 11
Minnesota's Overall Scoring vs Kansas City's Overall Defense 3.97 12 3.82 1
TOP 3/BOTTOM 3
Twins
Twins trail the league in K's with 6.0 per game.
Twins have the worst hits allowed in the league, allowing 9.8 per game.
Twins are second worst in K's per game with 8.3.
Royals
Royals are the toughest team to score on in the league, allowing just 3.8 runs per game.
Royals have the third-lowest base on balls in the league at 2.6 per game.
Royals strike out less than any team in the league with 6.4 per game.
TEAM VS DIVISION OR CONFERENCE
SU HOME AWAY FAVE DOG OU vsLHP vsRHP
vs NL 8-11 5-4 3-7 2-2 6-9 8-10-1 2-3 6-8
vs AL 40-50 21-23 19-27 10-7 30-43 40-49-1 8-7 32-43
Last 10 5-5 3-3 2-2 3-0 2-5 5-5 1-0 4-5
vs Div 18-26 11-11 7-15 4-3 14-23 18-25-1 4-2 14-24
Overall 48-61 26-27 22-34 12-9 36-52 48-59-2 10-10 38-51
SU HOME AWAY FAVE DOG OU vsLHP vsRHP
vs NL 7-7 1-3 6-4 2-2 5-5 5-8-1 3-2 4-5
vs AL 50-45 27-21 23-24 28-18 22-27 38-54-3 11-15 39-30
Last 10 9-1 1-0 8-1 7-0 2-1 4-6 4-0 5-1
vs Div 28-19 17-9 11-10 19-9 9-10 20-26-1 7-5 21-14
Overall 57-52 28-24 29-28 30-20 27-32 43-62-4 14-17 43-35