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Major League Baseball
MATCHUP
Kansas City Royals at Tampa Bay Rays
Stats: Overall | Home/Away | AstroTurf | Today's Starters | Bullpens | Starting Staffs
Records: Umpire: Clint Fagan | Last 5 | Last 10 | After Win | After Loss
Teams: Kansas City Royals | Tampa Bay Rays
Summary
1:10 PM ET W/L Units H A O/U RL W/L RL Units
Kansas City 80-49 28.17 45-21 35-28 55-61-13 72-57 25.61
Tampa Bay 63-66 -6.36 31-33 32-33 58-62-9 70-59 8.30
Live Odds | All Odds
Home Away O/U
Opening line 100 -110 7 -130
5Dimes.eu -104 -101 7.5 107
Westgate -112 102 7.5 100
Wynn -112 102 7.5 100
Boyd -115 100 7.5 100
Covers.com -115 100 7.5 100
Best home line Best road line Recent line moves
Overall W/L TW/TL IP H WHIP ERA AF AA O/U
Danny Duffy (L)
Nathan Karns (R)
7-6
7-5
13-7
11-14
109.0
139.0
110
122
1.39
1.27
4.13
3.69
4.0
3.5
3.2
4.1
7-13
12-12
Last 3 W/L TW/TL IP H WHIP ERA AF AA O/U
Danny Duffy (L)
Nathan Karns (R)
2-1
0-0
2-1
0-3
16.2
13.2
17
12
1.26
1.61
3.78
5.27
2.7
4.0
2.3
6.3
0-3
1-2
Bullpens | In-Depth
  Total   Available
  IP WHIP ERA IP WHIP ERA
KC 399.0 1.06 2.57 399.0 1.06 2.57
Last 3 21.2 0.65 1.66 21.2 0.65 1.66
  IP WHIP ERA IP WHIP ERA
TB 301.2 1.17 3.43 168.0 1.16 2.95
Last 3 26.0 1.62 6.58 11.0 1.73 5.73
Umpire
  W/L O/U Runs Str % HR P
Clint Fagan 16-7 11-11 7.61 65.0 1.7 281.5
Overall Stats | In-Depth
  W/L O/U Avg ERA
KC
TB
80-49
63-66
55-61
58-62
.266
.244
3.55
3.69
  vs R vs L Start Pen
KC
TB
.268
.238
.263
.258
4.24
3.62
2.35
3.80
Home/Away Stats | In-Depth
  W/L O/U Avg ERA
KC
TB
35-28
31-33
27-29
33-25
.258
.241
3.79
3.70
  vs R vs L Start Pen
KC
TB
.256
.235
.262
.260
4.60
3.75
2.38
3.61
Last 10 | In-Depth
  W/L O/U Avg ERA
KC
TB
7-3
4-6
5-3
6-4
.274
.237
3.89
4.08
  vs R vs L Start Pen
KC
TB
.302
.226
.234
.271
4.78
4.02
2.12
4.31
Series Game Records
KC O AW AL
Game 1
Game 2
Game 3
Game 4
27-15
25-16
20-16
8-2
17-8
17-10
11-11
5-1
10-7
8-6
9-5
3-1
TB O AW AL
Game 1
Game 2
Game 3
Game 4
17-24
23-18
18-20
5-4
10-11
11-6
10-12
2-1
7-13
12-12
8-8
3-3
Stadium
Tropicana Field
Wind (MPH) 0-10 10-20 20+
Over/Under 0-0 0-0 0-0
Injuries
Kansas City Royals
Fielders   Status/Updated Notes
Alex Rios RF Ques Sun - Illness - 8/29/15 Rios missed his last game with an illness and is questionable for Sunday's game against the Rays.
Alex Gordon LF Ques Tues - Groin - 8/29/15 Gordon is on the 15-day disabled list recovering from a strained left groin. He has started a rehab assignment and is looking to return on Tuesday.
Pitchers   Status/Updated Notes
Jason Vargas SP out for season - Elbow - 7/22/15 Vargas is on the 15-day disabled list and will miss the remainder of the season due to a torn left UCL.
Brian Flynn SP 60-day DL - Back - 5/16/15 Flynn has been placed on the 60-day disabled list with a torn left lat.
Tim Collins RP out for season - Elbow - 5/7/15 Collins has been transferred from the 15-day to the 60-day disabled list and will miss the 2015 season after undergoing Tommy John surgery.
Tampa Bay Rays
Fielders   Status/Updated Notes
Desmond Jennings LF 15-day DL - Knee - 8/27/15 Jennings has been placed on the 15-day disabled list with a left knee contusion.
Steven Souza RF Mid Sept - Hand - 8/9/15 Souza has been placed on the 15-day disabled list with a broken left hand. He has began baseball activities and will likely be out until mid-September.
Pitchers   Status/Updated Notes
Jake McGee RP 15-day DL - Knee - 8/21/15 McGee has been placed on the 15-day disabled list and will miss the remainder of the season following arthroscopic knee surgery.
Grayson Garvin SP out for season - Shoulder - 8/26/15 Grayson has been placed on the 60-day disabled list due to a torn left lat. He will miss the remainder of the season.
Jeff Beliveau RP 60-day DL - Shoulder - 5/13/15 Beliveau is on the 60-day disabled list due to a torn labrum in his left shoulder. He will miss the remainder of the season after undergoing surgery.
Burch Smith SP out for season - Elbow - 4/14/15 Smith has been placed on the 60-day disabled list and will miss the entire 2015 season after undergoing Tommy John surgery.
Alex Cobb SP out for season - Elbow - 5/14/15 Cobb is on the 60-day disabled list while recovering from Tommy John surgery and will miss the entire 2015 season.
Recent Meetings
Date Home/Away H Starter A Starter Line O/U
8/29/15 TB 3 - KC 6 J. Odorizzi K. Medlen 105/6.5 O
8/28/15 TB 2 - KC 3 E. Ramirez E. Volquez 101/7 U
7/9/15 KC 8 - TB 3 Y. Ventura N. Karns -126/7 O
7/8/15 KC 9 - TB 7 J. Guthrie C. Archer 136/6.5 O
7/7/15 KC 7 - TB 1 E. Volquez M. Andriese -117/7 O
7/7/15 KC 9 - TB 5 C. Young M. Moore -118/7 O
2014 Season
7/9/14 TB 4 - KC 5 A. Cobb Y. Ventura -120/6.5 O
7/8/14 TB 4 - KC 3 J. Hellickson J. Vargas -104/7 P
7/7/14 TB 0 - KC 6 J. Odorizzi J. Shields -130/7 U
4/9/14 KC 7 - TB 3 J. Guthrie J. Odorizzi 104/8.5 O
4/8/14 KC 0 - TB 1 Y. Ventura C. Archer 108/7.5 U
4/7/14 KC 4 - TB 2 J. Vargas M. Moore -109/8 U
2013 Season
8/26/13 KC 11 - TB 1 J. Guthrie J. Hellickson 104/9 O
6/16/13 TB 3 - KC 5 R. Hernandez W. Davis -140/8 P
6/15/13 TB 5 - KC 3 A. Cobb J. Guthrie -182/7.5 O
6/14/13 TB 2 - KC 7 M. Moore L. Mendoza -163/8 O
6/13/13 TB 1 - KC 10 J. Hellickson E. Santana -140/7.5 O
5/1/13 KC 9 - TB 8 L. Mendoza J. Hellickson 104/7.5 O
4/30/13 KC 8 - TB 2 J. Shields A. Cobb -132/7.5 O
2012 Season
8/22/12 TB 5 - KC 3 J. Shields L. Mendoza -185/7 O
Kansas City: Last 10 Games | Season
Date vs/Score Line ATS OPS Avg Starter IP Opp Starter IP
8/29/15 @ TB 6-3 -114/6.5 W/O .660 .268 K. Medlen 5.1 J. Odorizzi 4.2
8/28/15 @ TB 3-2 -109/7 W/U .631 .212 E. Volquez 6.2 E. Ramirez 4.1
8/27/15 BAL 5-3 -114/8 W/P .979 .343 Y. Ventura 6.0 C. Tillman 6.0
8/26/15 BAL 5-8 -139/7 L/O .839 .314 J. Cueto 5.0 W. Chen 6.2
8/25/15 BAL 3-2 -120/8 W/U .710 .214 D. Duffy 5.2 M. Gonzalez 4.1
8/24/15 BAL 8-3 -137/7.5 W/O .979 .351 K. Medlen 6.0 U. Jimenez 5.2
8/23/15 @ BOS 8-6 105/8.5 W/O 1.003 .350 E. Volquez 6.2 E. Rodriguez 6.0
8/22/15 @ BOS 6-3 -133/9 W/P .787 .316 Y. Ventura 6.0 M. Barnes 5.1
8/21/15 @ BOS 2-7 -148/8.5 L/O .428 .133 J. Cueto 6.0 H. Owens 8.0
8/20/15 @ BOS 1-4 -101/9 L/U .479 .182 D. Duffy 5.0 W. Miley 7.1
Tampa Bay: Last 10 Games | Season
Date vs/Score Line ATS OPS Avg Starter IP Opp Starter IP
8/29/15 KC 3-6 105/6.5 L/O .568 .161 J. Odorizzi 4.2 K. Medlen 5.1
8/28/15 KC 2-3 101/7 L/U .520 .212 E. Ramirez 4.1 E. Volquez 6.2
8/27/15 MIN 5-4 -132/7.5 W/O .790 .281 D. Smyly 4.1 T. Milone 5.1
8/26/15 MIN 3-5 -178/7 L/O .888 .265 C. Archer 6.0 T. Duffey 5.1
8/25/15 MIN 7-11 -139/7 L/O .973 .333 N. Karns 3.0 E. Santana 2.2
8/23/15 @ OAK 2-8 -119/7.5 L/O .564 .219 J. Odorizzi 6.0 K. Graveman 6.0
8/22/15 @ OAK 5-4 135/7 W/O .879 .219 E. Ramirez 7.0 S. Gray 8.0
8/21/15 @ OAK 2-1 114/7 W/U .681 .219 D. Smyly 5.2 C. Bassitt 6.2
8/20/15 @ HOU 1-0 104/7 W/U .520 .235 C. Archer 9.0 C. McHugh 7.0
8/19/15 @ HOU 2-3 x 159/7.5 L/U .534 .213 N. Karns 6.0 D. Keuchel 7.0
Abbreviations Legend