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KANSAS CITY ROYALSDETROIT TIGERS
89-73August 18, 1:08 PM | Grass of Comerica Park90-72
 
RECENT FORM
TEAMRECORDMONEYvsLHPvsRHP
KC89-73$33524-2165-52
DET90-72-$44028-2262-50
TEAMFAVEDOGOURUN DIFF
KC59-4030-3373-81-80.17
DET66-5323-1981-74-60.32

SMART CHART
KC TEAM DET
4.02 RUNS4.67
3.85RUNS AGNST 4.36
0.17 DIFF0.31
$335MONEY -$440
3.52TEAM ERA 4.04
8.99 OFF HITS9.61
2.35 OFF WALKS2.73
6.08 OFF Ks7.06
8.56DEF HITS 9.14
2.72DEF WALKS 2.86
7.22DEF Ks 7.69
UPDATED ODDS
DateTeamsOpening5Dimes.euOddsShark.comBETONLINE.agSportsBetting.agBOVADA
08/18/2013Kansas City7½u-1307½o-1017½u-1307½o-1057½o-1057½o-105
1:08 PMDetroit-181-168-181-170-170-179
PITCHER LAST 3 STARTS
BRUCE CHEN (L) ERA: 6.49 W/L: 2-3
DATEOPPW/LSCOREOUIP$
07/27/2014CLEL3-10O5-111
07/22/2014CHWW7-1U5100
07/13/2014DETW5-2U5⅓125
MAX SCHERZER (R) ERA: 3.19 W/L: 18-5
DATEOPPW/LSCOREOUIP$
09/25/2014MINW4-2U6100
09/20/2014KCW3-2U7100
09/15/2014MINW8-6O7100
BULLPENS
Kansas City Royals's relievers have pitched 9⅓ innings in the last 3 games.Detroit Tigers's relievers have pitched 7 innings in the last 3 games.
INJURIES
KANSAS CITY ROYALS
PLAYERPOSDESCRIPTION
Christian Colon2B15-Day Disabled List
Luke HochevarP60-Day Disabled List
Michael MariotP60-Day Disabled List
DETROIT TIGERS
PLAYERPOSDESCRIPTION
Rajai DavisOFDay-to-Day (groin)
Andy DirksOF60-Day Disabled List
Joel HanrahanP60-Day Disabled List
Jose IglesiasSS60-Day Disabled List
Luke PutkonenP60-Day Disabled List
Bruce RondonP60-Day Disabled List
Drew VerHagenP60-Day Disabled List

BETTING TRENDS
KANSAS CITY ROYALS
No trends to report
DETROIT TIGERS
No trends to report
HEAD TO HEAD DETAIL
DATEDAYAWAYRUNSHOMERUNSWINHOME
LINE
TOTALOUAWAY
STARTER
HOME
STARTER
08/17/2013SatKC5DET6DET-176OW DavisD Fister
08/16/2013FriKC3DET0KC100UJ ShieldsJ Alvarez
08/16/2013FriKC2DET1KC-220UD DuffyJ Verlander
08/15/2013ThuKC1DET4DET-1688UJ GuthrieA Sanchez
07/21/2013SunDET4KC1DET-1048UD FisterJ Shields
07/20/2013SatDET5KC6KC175OJ VerlanderJ Guthrie
07/19/2013FriDET0KC1KC115UA SanchezE Santana
06/12/2013WedDET2KC3KC109UJ VerlanderJ Shields
06/11/2013TueDET3KC2DET152UM ScherzerW Davis
06/10/2013MonDET2KC3KC131UD FisterJ Guthrie

PITCHER RECENT STARTS VS OPPONENT
BRUCE CHEN VS. DETROIT TIGERS
DATERUNSWINNERINNINGS PITCHEDHITSRUNSEARNED RUNSWALKSKSDECISION
07/13/20145-2KC5⅓82202ND
09/13/20136-3DET4⅓76623L
09/08/20135-2KC752204W
08/18/20136-3DET5⅓86611L
10/01/20126-3DET5⅔106213L
MAX SCHERZER VS. KANSAS CITY ROYALS
DATERUNSWINNERINNINGS PITCHEDHITSRUNSEARNED RUNSWALKSKSDECISION
09/20/20143-2DET771116W
09/09/20144-2DET6⅔71146W
06/17/201411-4KC410101015L
04/02/20142-1DET840017ND
09/15/20133-2DET7511112ND
TEAMS LAST 5 GAMES
KANSAS CITY ROYALS
DATEDAYRUNSOPPRUNSRESULTMONEY
LINE
TOTALSTARTERIPOPP
STARTER
08/17/2013Sat5at DET6L-176W Davis3⅔D Fister
08/16/2013Fri3at DET0W100J Shields7J Alvarez
08/16/2013Fri2at DET1W-220D Duffy6J Verlander
08/15/2013Thu1at DET4L-1688J Guthrie7A Sanchez
08/14/2013Wed2MIA5L-2407E Santana6J Turner
DETROIT TIGERS
DATEDAYRUNSOPPRUNSRESULTMONEY
LINE
TOTALSTARTERIPOPP
STARTER
08/17/2013Sat6KC5W-176D Fister6⅓W Davis
08/16/2013Fri0KC3L100J Alvarez5⅔J Shields
08/16/2013Fri1KC2L-220J Verlander8D Duffy
08/15/2013Thu4KC1W-1688A Sanchez7⅓J Guthrie
08/14/2013Wed6at CHW4W150R Porcello6J Danks
SUPERGRID
 RANK RANK
Kansas City's Overall Scoring vs Detroit's Overall Defense4.094.410
Kansas City's Away Scoring vs Detroit's Home Defense4.364.511
Kansas City's Road ERA vs Detroit's Home ERA Allowed3.114.52
Detroit's Overall Scoring vs Kansas City's Overall Defense4.723.94
Detroit's Home Scoring vs Kansas City's Road Defense4.543.51
Detroit's Home ERA vs Kansas City's Road ERA Allowed4.2123.810
TEAM WEATHER AND NEWS
KANSAS CITY
Kansas City Star
DETROIT
Detroit Free Press
TOP 3/BOTTOM 3
ROYALS
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 6.5 per game.
Royals are the toughest team to score on in the league, allowing just 3.7 runs per game.
TIGERS
Tigers are the second highest scoring team in the league at 4.9 runs per game.
Tigers lead the league in hits with 10.0 per game.
Tigers are third best in the league in times striking out with 6.6 per game.
Tigers have the second stingiest defence in the league at 3.9 runs per game.
Tigers lead the league in K's with 8.8 per game.

TEAM VS DIVISION OR CONFERENCE
KANSAS CITY ROYALSSUHOMEAWAYFAVEDOGOUvsLHPvsRHP
Overall89-7342-3947-3459-4030-3373-81-824-2165-52
vs Div39-3718-1921-1827-2312-1439-35-29-830-29
Last 106-41-25-24-42-06-41-15-3
vs AL74-6835-3639-3248-3826-3065-70-717-1857-50
vs NL15-57-38-211-24-38-11-17-38-2
DETROIT TIGERSSUHOMEAWAYFAVEDOGOUvsLHPvsRHP
Overall90-7245-3645-3666-5323-1981-74-628-2262-50
vs Div43-3320-1823-1532-2611-740-32-412-931-24
Last 106-44-32-14-32-13-6-12-04-4
vs AL78-6437-3441-3054-4723-1771-64-622-2056-44
vs NL12-88-24-612-60-210-106-26-6

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