Major League Baseball
MATCHUP
Washington Nationals at Kansas City Royals
Stats: Overall | Home/Away | Grass | Today's Starters | Bullpens | Starting Staffs
Records: Umpire: CB Bucknor | Last 5 | Last 10 | After Win | After Loss
Teams: Washington Nationals | Kansas City Royals
Summary
2:15 PM ET W/L Units H A O/U RL W/L RL Units
Washington 18-7 7.46 8-4 10-3 8-13-4 14-11 5.42
Kansas City 13-12 0.46 8-4 5-8 5-18-2 13-12 -0.15
Live Odds | All Odds
Home Away O/U
Opening line OFF OFF OFF
BetNow.eu OFF OFF OFF
Westgate OFF OFF OFF
Wynn OFF OFF OFF
Boyd OFF OFF OFF
Covers.com OFF OFF OFF
Best home line Best road line Recent line moves
Overall W/L TW/TL IP H WHIP ERA AF AA O/U
Stephen Strasburg (R)
Kris Medlen (R)
4-0
1-2
5-0
1-3
36.0
20.1
28
18
1.00
1.67
2.25
4.87
5.4
2.0
2.4
3.5
3-2
1-3
Last 3 W/L TW/TL IP H WHIP ERA AF AA O/U
Stephen Strasburg (R)
Kris Medlen (R)
2-0
0-2
3-0
0-3
22.1
15.1
18
12
0.94
1.57
2.42
5.28
6.0
1.7
3.0
4.0
2-1
1-2
Bullpens | In-Depth
  Total   Available
  IP WHIP ERA IP WHIP ERA
WAS 72.2 1.00 2.48 72.2 1.00 2.48
Last 3 29.0 1.03 3.10 29.0 1.03 3.10
  IP WHIP ERA IP WHIP ERA
KC 77.1 1.23 2.33 77.1 1.23 2.33
Last 3 29.0 1.21 1.24 29.0 1.21 1.24
Umpire
  W/L O/U Runs Str % HR P
CB Bucknor 2-1 1-1 8.67 64.2 2.0 283.3
Overall Stats | In-Depth
  W/L O/U Avg ERA
WAS
KC
18-7
13-12
8-13
5-18
.231
.248
2.21
3.39
  vs R vs L Start Pen
WAS
KC
.225
.252
.256
.236
2.09
3.97
2.48
2.33
Home/Away Stats | In-Depth
  W/L O/U Avg ERA
WAS
KC
10-3
8-4
3-7
2-10
.236
.249
2.01
2.72
  vs R vs L Start Pen
WAS
KC
.224
.259
.263
.220
1.87
2.79
2.31
2.61
Last 10 | In-Depth
  W/L O/U Avg ERA
WAS
KC
7-3
3-7
3-4
2-7
.222
.232
2.13
4.13
  vs R vs L Start Pen
WAS
KC
.229
.259
.190
.167
1.78
5.73
2.87
1.20
Series Game Records
WAS O AW AL
Game 1
Game 2
Game 3
Game 4
6-3
7-1
4-2
1-1
3-2
5-0
4-1
1-1
2-1
2-1
0-1
0-0
KC O AW AL
Game 1
Game 2
Game 3
Game 4
5-4
2-6
5-2
1-0
2-3
1-4
2-0
1-0
3-1
1-2
3-2
0-0
Stadium
Kauffman Stadium
Wind (MPH) 0-10 10-20 20+
Over/Under 1-2 1-7 0-1
Injuries
Washington Nationals
Fielders   Status/Updated Notes
Ben Revere LF Early May - Oblique - 4/6/16 Revere has been placed on the 15-day disabled list with a right oblique strain and is expected to miss three-to-four weeks of action.
Pitchers   Status/Updated Notes
Max Scherzer SP Ques Fri - Hamstring - 5/2/16 Scherzer left his last start with right hamstring tightness and is questionable to pitch Friday against the Cubs.
Bronson Arroyo SP Mid May - Shoulder - 3/19/16 Arroyo suffered a partial tear in his rotator cuff tendons and is expected to be out four-to-six weeks.
Matt Belisle RP Late May - Calf - 5/2/16 Belisle is nursing a calf strain and has been placed on the 15-day disabled list. He is expected to miss at least one month of game action, depending on the severity of the strain.
Aaron Barrett RP out for season - Elbow - 4/2/16 Barrett had Tommy John Surgery to repair his elbow and will miss the entire 2016 season.
Kansas City Royals
Fielders   Status/Updated Notes
No injuries to report.
Pitchers   Status/Updated Notes
Luke Hochevar RP day-to-day - Elbow - 5/3/16 Hochevar is dealing with elbow tightness and it is unknown when he will make his next appearance.
Mike Minor SP Late May - Shoulder - 4/12/16 Minor has been placed on the 60-day disabled list with a left shoulder injury. He could return by the end of May.
Jason Vargas SP 60-day DL - Elbow - 4/18/16 Vargas had offseason Tommy John surgery has been placed on the 60-day disabled list with a left elbow injury. He is in danger of missing the entire 2016 season.
Tim Collins RP out for season - Elbow - 4/3/16 Collins has been placed on the 60-day disabled list and will miss the entire 2016 season after undergoing a second Tommy John surgery.
Recent Meetings
Date Home/Away H Starter A Starter Line O/U
5/2/16 KC 0 - WAS 2 E. Volquez G. Gonzalez -119/7.5 U
2013 Season
8/25/13 KC 6 - WAS 4 E. Santana D. Haren -128/8.5 O
8/24/13 KC 2 - WAS 7 W. Davis J. Zimmermann 102/8.5 O
8/23/13 KC 10 - WAS 11 B. Chen G. Gonzalez -101/7.5 O
2010 Season
6/23/10 WAS 0 - KC 1 S. Strasburg B. Bannister -239/7.5 U
6/22/10 WAS 4 - KC 3 L. Atilano A. Lerew -109/9 U
6/21/10 WAS 2 - KC 1 L. Hernandez B. Chen -135/9 U
2004 Season
6/10/04 KC 2 - WAS 7 J. Gobble T. Ohka -120/9 P
6/10/04 KC 0 - WAS 8 D. Reyes Z. Day -120/8.5 U
6/8/04 KC 4 - WAS 2 Z. Greinke T. Armas -125/9 U
2002 Season
6/20/02 WAS 5 - KC 4 x M. Yoshii J. Suppan -140/8.5 O
6/19/02 WAS 6 - KC 3 T. Ohka M. Suzuki -190/9 P
6/18/02 WAS 5 - KC 4 T. Armas S. Sedlacek -175/9.5 U
Washington: Last 10 Games | Season
Date vs/Score Line ATS OPS Avg Starter IP Opp Starter IP
5/2/16 @ KC 2-0 110/7.5 W/U .658 .265 G. Gonzalez 6.0 E. Volquez 7.2
5/1/16 @ STL 6-1 -118/7 W/P .884 .289 M. Scherzer 7.0 C. Martinez 6.2
4/30/16 @ STL 6-1 130/7 W/P .624 .188 J. Ross 6.0 J. Garcia 6.1
4/29/16 @ STL 5-4 -145/7 W/O .663 .212 S. Strasburg 7.0 M. Leake 7.0
4/28/16 PHI 0-3 -135/7.5 L/U .345 .133 T. Roark 7.0 A. Nola 7.0
4/27/16 PHI 0-3 -202/7 L/U .268 .071 G. Gonzalez 6.1 J. Hellickson 7.0
4/26/16 PHI 3-4 -190/7 L/P .550 .206 M. Scherzer 6.0 V. Velasquez 6.0
4/24/16 MIN 6-5 x -170/7 W/O .773 .267 S. Strasburg 7.1 T. Duffey 4.0
4/23/16 MIN 2-0 -123/8 W/U .581 .233 T. Roark 7.0 P. Hughes 7.0
4/22/16 MIN 8-4 -157/8 W/O .910 .281 G. Gonzalez 6.0 K. Gibson 3.0
Kansas City: Last 10 Games | Season
Date vs/Score Line ATS OPS Avg Starter IP Opp Starter IP
5/2/16 WAS 0-2 -119/7.5 L/U .429 .161 E. Volquez 7.2 G. Gonzalez 6.0
5/1/16 @ SEA 4-1 106/7.5 W/U .739 .297 I. Kennedy 5.0 T. Walker 5.0
4/30/16 @ SEA 0-6 -110/7 L/U .381 .161 Y. Ventura 4.0 W. Miley 9.0
4/29/16 @ SEA 0-1 135/7 L/U .465 .194 K. Medlen 5.1 F. Hernandez 7.2
4/27/16 @ LAA 2-4 111/7.5 L/U .742 .286 C. Young 5.1 N. Tropeano 5.1
4/26/16 @ LAA 4-9 -123/7.5 L/O .897 .273 E. Volquez 5.0 J. Weaver 6.0
4/25/16 @ LAA 1-6 109/7 L/P .411 .129 I. Kennedy 6.0 G. Richards 6.2
4/24/16 BAL 6-1 -138/8.5 W/U .984 .324 Y. Ventura 7.0 M. Wright 6.1
4/23/16 BAL 3-8 -120/9 L/O .582 .206 K. Medlen 3.2 T. Wilson 5.0
4/22/16 BAL 4-2 -128/8.5 W/U .733 .258 C. Young 6.0 Y. Gallardo 2.0
Abbreviations Legend