MLB Matchups  >>  Kansas City vs. Minnesota Matchup 08/29/2013

68-64
08/29/2013 | Grass of Target Field
57-74
RECENT FORMS
TEAM RECORD MONEY vsLHP vsRHP FAVE DOG OU RUN DIFF
KC 68-64 12800 17-22 51-42 38-28 30-36 51-75-6 3.80
MIN 57-74 -2600 13-16 44-58 13-14 44-60 54-72-5 4.60
SMART CHART
KC   TEAM   MIN
4.08   RUNS   3.91
3.80   RUNS AGNST   4.60
0.28   DIFF   -0.69
128.00   MONEY   -26.00
3.52   TEAM ERA   4.33
8.94   OFF HITS   8.27
2.66   OFF WALKS   3.31
6.20   OFF Ks   8.60
8.58   DEF HITS   9.66
2.96   DEF WALKS   2.82
7.37   DEF Ks   5.99
UPDATED ODDS
Date Teams Opening JustBet Betfair Bet365 LADBROKES Pinnacle WilliamHill BookMaker DSI 5Dimes TopBet Intertops Bovada BETONLINE
08/29/2013
01:10 PM
Kansas City
Minnesota
-117
+107
-135
+125
-133
+122
-135
+110
-130
+120
-125
+105
-123
+114
-123
+114
-133
+123
-135
+125
-128
+118
-133
+123
-124
+114
PITCHER LAST 3 STARTS
Bruce Chen (L) ERA: 321 W/L: 2-2
DATE OPP W/L SCORE OU IP $
08/13/2013 MIA L 0-1 U 7 -139
08/18/2013 DET L 3-6 O 5 -100
08/23/2013 WSH L 10-11 O 4 -105
Samuel Deduno (R) ERA: 369 W/L: 8-7
DATE OPP W/L SCORE OU IP $
08/13/2013 CLE L 2-5 U 6 -123
08/18/2013 CHW L 2-5 U 5 -124
08/23/2013 CLE W 5-1 U 6 145
BULLPENS
Minnesota Twins's relievers have pitched 7 innings in the last 3 games. Kansas City Royals's relievers have pitched 8 innings in the last 3 games.
INJURIES
Kansas City
PLAYER POS DESCRIPTION
Lorenzo Cain OF 15-Day Disabled List
Felipe Paulino P 60-Day Disabled List
Miguel Tejada 2B 60-Day Disabled List
Mike Moustakas 3B Day-to-Day (illness)
Minnesota
PLAYER POS DESCRIPTION
Tim Wood P 60-Day Disabled List
Joe Mauer C 7-Day Disabled List
Oswaldo Arcia OF Day-to-Day (wrist)
BETTING TRENDS
Kansas City
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Kansas City's last 6 games when playing on the road against Minnesota
Kansas City is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games when playing on the road against Minnesota
Kansas City is 8-1 SU in its last 9 games when playing Minnesota
Kansas City is 12-4 SU in its last 16 games on the road
Kansas City is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Kansas City's last 6 games
Minnesota
Minnesota is 0-5 SU in its last 5 games when playing at home against Kansas City
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Minnesota's last 6 games when playing at home against Kansas City
Minnesota is 0-5 SU in its last 5 games at home
Minnesota is 1-8 SU in its last 9 games when playing Kansas City
The total has gone UNDER in 8 of Minnesota's last 11 games at home
Minnesota 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
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
08/06/2013 MIN 7 KC 0 MIN -184 7 U A Albers J Shields
08/07/2013 MIN 2 KC 5 KC -148 8 U S Deduno D Duffy
08/27/2013 KC 6 MIN 1 KC 154 8 U J Shields K Correia
08/28/2013 KC 8 MIN 1 KC 109 8 O D Duffy A Albers
PITCHER RECENT STARTS VS OPPONENT
Bruce Chen VS. Minnesota Twins
DATE RUNS WINNER INNINGS PITCHED HITS RUNS EARNED RUNS WALKS KS DECISIONs
09/13/2011 4-0 KC 8 2 0 0 1 8 W
09/28/2011 1-0 MIN 8 8 0 0 2 4 ND
04/29/2012 7-4 MIN 3 6 6 6 2 1 L
06/05/2012 1-0 KC 7 4 0 0 0 5 W
07/01/2012 10-8 MIN 6 6 6 6 1 5 L
Samuel Deduno VS. Kansas City Royals
DATE RUNS WINNER INNINGS PITCHED HITS RUNS EARNED RUNS WALKS KS DECISIONs
07/22/2012 7-5 MIN 6 6 1 1 3 4 W
06/04/2013 3-0 MIN 6 4 0 0 2 5 W
06/27/2013 3-1 MIN 7 5 1 1 1 3 W
08/07/2013 5-2 KC 6 12 4 4 0 3 L
TEAMS LAST 5 GAMES
Kansas City
DATE RUNS OPPONENT RUNS RESULT MONEY LINE TOTAL STARTER IP OPP STARTER
08/24/2013 2 WSH 7 L -104 W Davis 6 J Zimmermann
08/25/2013 6 WSH 4 W -128 E Santana 7 D Haren
08/26/2013 11 TB 1 W 100 9 J Guthrie 5 J Hellickson
08/27/2013 6 at MIN 1 W 154 J Shields 7 K Correia
08/28/2013 8 at MIN 1 W 109 D Duffy 7 A Albers
Minnesota
DATE RUNS OPPONENT RUNS RESULT MONEY LINE TOTAL STARTER IP OPP STARTER
08/24/2013 2 at CLE 7 L -173 L Hendriks 4 Z McAllister
08/25/2013 1 at CLE 3 L -162 M Pelfrey 5 S Kazmir
08/23/2013 5 at CLE 1 W -155 S Deduno 6 U Jimenez
08/28/2013 1 KC 8 L 109 A Albers 7 D Duffy
08/27/2013 1 KC 6 L 154 K Correia 7 J Shields
SUPERGRID
    RANK   RANK
Minnesota's Home ERA vs Kansas City's Road ERA Allowed 4.33 13 3.83 9
Minnesota's Home Scoring vs Kansas City's Road Defense 4.05 10 3.52 1
Minnesota's Overall Scoring vs Kansas City's Overall Defense 3.91 14 3.80 1
Kansas City's Road ERA vs Minnesota's Home ERA Allowed 3.39 2 3.85 12
Kansas City's Away Scoring vs Minnesota's Home Defense 4.17 9 4.78 13
Kansas City's Overall Scoring vs Minnesota's Overall Defense 4.08 10 4.60 11
TOP 3/BOTTOM 3
Royals
Royals strike out less than any team in the league with 6.2 per game.
Royals are the toughest team to score on in the league, allowing just 3.8 runs per game.
Twins
Twins have the worst hits allowed in the league, allowing 9.7 per game.
Twins trail the league in K's with 6.0 per game.
Twins are second worst in K's per game with 8.6.
Twins are third last in the league in hits at 8.3 per game.
Twins are second lowest scoring team in the league at 3.9 runs per game.
TEAM VS DIVISION OR CONFERENCE
SU HOME AWAY FAVE DOG OU vsLHP vsRHP
vs NL 9-11 3-7 6-4 4-6 5-5 8-9-3 3-3 6-8
vs AL 59-53 32-26 27-27 34-22 25-31 43-66-3 14-19 45-34
Last 10 4-6 2-5 2-1 3-5 1-1 6-4 1-3 3-3
vs Div 33-26 18-13 15-13 23-13 10-13 23-35-1 9-8 24-18
Overall 68-64 35-33 33-31 38-28 30-36 51-75-6 17-22 51-42
SU HOME AWAY FAVE DOG OU vsLHP vsRHP
vs NL 8-12 5-5 3-7 2-3 6-9 8-11-1 2-3 6-9
vs AL 49-62 23-30 26-32 11-11 38-51 46-61-4 11-13 38-49
Last 10 3-7 0-4 3-3 0-2 3-5 3-5-2 0-3 3-4
vs Div 27-38 13-18 14-20 5-7 22-31 24-37-4 7-8 20-30
Overall 57-74 28-35 29-39 13-14 44-60 54-72-5 13-16 44-58