Major League Baseball
MATCHUP
Kansas City Royals at Texas Rangers
Stats: Overall | Home/Away | Grass | Today's Starters | Bullpens | Starting Staffs
Records: Umpire: Marvin Hudson | Last 5 | Last 10 | After Win | After Loss
Teams: Kansas City Royals | Texas Rangers
Summary
4:05 PM ET W/L Units H A O/U RL W/L RL Units
Kansas City 17-34 -12.13 7-18 10-16 20-28-3 20-31 -15.87
Texas 21-32 -2.91 10-18 11-14 27-22-4 23-30 -11.88
Live Odds | All Odds
Home Away O/U
Opening line -130 120 10 -120
5Dimes -135 125 10.5 -106
Westgate -135 125 10.5 -110
Wynn -143 128 10.5 -105
Boyd -140 130 10.5 -110
Covers.com -135 125 10.5 -106
Best home line Best road line Recent line moves
Overall W/L TW/TL IP H WHIP ERA AF AA O/U
Ian Kennedy (R)
Bartolo Colon (R)
1-5
2-2
3-7
4-4
52.2
56.1
64
47
1.54
0.92
5.30
3.51
3.2
4.2
6.0
4.6
3-7
3-4
Last 3 W/L TW/TL IP H WHIP ERA AF AA O/U
Ian Kennedy (R)
Bartolo Colon (R)
0-2
1-1
0-3
2-1
15.2
18.0
24
18
1.91
1.11
10.91
4.00
3.7
5.0
7.7
5.0
2-1
1-1
Bullpens | In-Depth
  Total   Available
  IP WHIP ERA IP WHIP ERA
KC 148.2 1.34 4.06 123.0 1.28 4.02
Last 3 33.2 1.16 2.67 25.0 0.92 2.16
  IP WHIP ERA IP WHIP ERA
TEX 150.2 1.39 4.24 135.0 1.37 4.13
Last 3 28.2 1.19 3.14 23.2 1.06 2.28
Umpire
  W/L O/U Runs Str % HR P
Marvin Hudson 3-6 5-3 9.56 62.4 2.6 297.8
Overall Stats | In-Depth
  W/L O/U Avg ERA
KC
TEX
17-34
21-32
20-28
27-22
.252
.223
5.36
4.85
  vs R vs L Start Pen
KC
TEX
.249
.222
.259
.228
5.48
5.29
5.16
4.16
Home/Away Stats | In-Depth
  W/L O/U Avg ERA
KC
TEX
10-16
10-18
11-13
17-9
.258
.227
5.69
5.58
  vs R vs L Start Pen
KC
TEX
.260
.215
.253
.251
5.85
5.80
5.40
5.26
Last 10 | In-Depth
  W/L O/U Avg ERA
KC
TEX
4-6
5-5
4-5
5-4
.237
.204
4.96
4.66
  vs R vs L Start Pen
KC
TEX
.229
.186
.258
.241
6.11
5.21
3.00
3.60
Series Game Records
KC O AW AL
Game 1
Game 2
Game 3
Game 4
6-11
6-11
1-12
3-0
2-3
1-5
1-4
0-0
4-8
5-6
0-8
3-0
TEX O AW AL
Game 1
Game 2
Game 3
Game 4
4-13
11-6
5-10
1-3
2-6
1-3
2-7
0-0
2-7
10-3
3-3
1-3
Stadium
Globe Life Park in Arlington
Wind (MPH) 0-10 10-20 20+
Over/Under 8-5 10-4 0-0
Injuries
Kansas City Royals
Fielders   Status/Updated Notes
Alex Gordon LF Ques Sat - Neck - 5/25/18 Gordon has sat out the last two games due to stiffness in his neck and a sore hip. It is unclear if he will return to the lineup against the Rangers on Saturday.
Jorge Bonifacio RF Elig June 26 - Suspension - 4/4/18 Bonifacio has been suspended 80 games for testing positive for a performance-enhancing drug but is expected to be reinstated June 26 against the Brewers.
Lucas Duda 1B Out indefinitely - Foot - 5/14/18 Duda is on the 10-day disabled list due to plantar faciitis in his right foot and there is no timetable for return.
Cheslor Cuthbert 3B Out indefinitely - Back - 5/19/18 Cuthbert has been placed on the 10-day disabled list with a lower back strain and there is no timetable for return.
Bubba Starling CF Early June - Oblique - 5/21/18 Starling has been designated for the 10-day disabled list with a strained left oblique and is expected to be out of game action until the early part of June.
Pitchers   Status/Updated Notes
Justin Grimm RP Early June - Back - 5/21/18 Grimm has landed on the 10-day disabled list with lower back stiffness and there is not expected to return to the bullpen until at least the start of June.
Nate Karns SP Early June - Elbow - 5/9/18 Karns has been placed on the 10-day disabled list due to a right elbow injury and likely to remain out of action until at least the beginning of June.
Jesse Hahn SP Early June - Elbow - 5/21/18 Hahn has landed on the 60-day disabled list with a UCL sprain in his right elbow and is likely to stay on the DL until at least the beginning of June.
Texas Rangers
Fielders   Status/Updated Notes
Adrian Beltre 3B Early June - Hamstring - 5/15/18 Beltre has landed on the 10-day disabled list due to a Grade 1 left hamstring strain and is expected to miss two-to-three weeks.
Carlos Tocci CF Early June - Hip - 5/21/18 Tocci has landed on the 10-day disabled list with a left hip contusion and is likely to remain shelved until the early part of June.
Elvis Andrus SS Mid June - Elbow - 5/2/18 Andrus has been shifted to 60-day disabled list due to an olecranon fracture in his right elbow but is aiming to return by the middle of June.
Pitchers   Status/Updated Notes
Matt Moore SP Prob Tues - Knee - 5/26/18 Moore has been placed on the 10-day disabled list with right knee soreness but is expected to return Tuesday against the Mariners.
Martin Perez SP Mid June - Arm - 5/15/18 Perez has been placed on the 10-day disabled list with right arm inflammation and is likely to remain shelved until at least the middle of June.
Tim Lincecum SP Early June - Finger - 5/21/18 Lincecum has been moved to the 60-day disabled list due to a blister on his right middle finger and is likely to stay on DL until the start of June.
Ricardo Rodriguez RP Early June - Elbow - 5/21/18 Rodriguez has transferred to the 60-day disabled list due to an elbow injury. Barring any setbacks, he is likely to be activated from the DL by beginning of June.
Ronald Herrera RP Early July - Shoulder - 4/22/18 Herrera has been placed on the 60-day disabled list with labrum inflammation in his right shoulder and is not expected to return to the lineup until sometime in July.
Clayton Blackburn SP out for season - Elbow - 5/24/18 Blackburn is on the 60-day disabled list as he had season-ending Tommy John surgery to repair a sprained UCL in his right elbow.
Joe Palumbo RP Early June - Arm - 3/29/18 Palumbo has landed on the 60-day disabled list while recovering from Tommy John surgery and is expected to be out of action until the beginning of June.
Recent Meetings
Date Home/Away H Starter A Starter Line O/U
5/25/18 TEX 8 - KC 4 M. Minor E. Skoglund -135/9.5 O
5/24/18 TEX 2 - KC 8 A. Bibens-Dirkx D. Duffy 105/10 P
2017 Season
7/16/17 KC 4 - TEX 3 I. Kennedy Y. Darvish 127/8.5 U
7/15/17 KC 0 - TEX 1 D. Duffy C. Hamels -121/9 U
7/14/17 KC 3 - TEX 5 J. Hammel M. Perez -113/9.5 U
4/23/17 TEX 5 - KC 2 Y. Darvish J. Hammel -201/8 U
4/22/17 TEX 2 - KC 1 N. Martinez I. Kennedy 105/8.5 U
4/21/17 TEX 6 - KC 2 C. Hamels N. Karns -134/8.5 U
4/20/17 TEX 1 - KC 0 x A. Cashner D. Duffy 107/8.5 U
2016 Season
7/31/16 TEX 5 - KC 3 L. Harrell D. Gee -126/10 U
7/30/16 TEX 2 - KC 1 M. Perez I. Kennedy -114/10 U
7/29/16 TEX 8 - KC 3 A. Griffin E. Volquez -125/9 O
7/28/16 TEX 3 - KC 2 C. Hamels Y. Ventura -165/9 U
7/24/16 KC 1 - TEX 2 E. Volquez A. Griffin -114/9 U
7/23/16 KC 4 - TEX 7 Y. Ventura C. Hamels 111/9 O
7/22/16 KC 3 - TEX 1 D. Duffy Y. Darvish -110/7.5 U
2015 Season
6/7/15 KC 4 - TEX 3 J. Guthrie C. Lewis -130/9 U
6/6/15 KC 2 - TEX 4 Y. Ventura W. Rodriguez -148/8 U
6/5/15 KC 0 - TEX 4 E. Volquez C. Gonzalez -169/8.5 U
5/14/15 TEX 3 - KC 6 R. Detwiler J. Guthrie -103/9 P
Kansas City: Last 10 Games | Season
Date vs/Score Line ATS OPS Avg Starter IP Opp Starter IP
5/25/18 @ TEX 4-8 125/9.5 L/O .839 .270 E. Skoglund 4.1 M. Minor 6.0
5/24/18 @ TEX 8-2 -114/10 W/P .708 .289 D. Duffy 7.2 A. Bibens-Dirkx 6.1
5/23/18 @ STL 5-2 x 151/8 W/U .564 .211 J. Junis 5.0 M. Wacha 6.2
5/22/18 @ STL 5-1 176/8.5 W/U .836 .278 J. Hammel 7.0 L. Weaver 7.0
5/21/18 @ STL 0-6 187/8.5 L/U .331 .138 I. Kennedy 5.2 M. Mikolas 9.0
5/20/18 NYY 1-10 152/9 L/O .321 .133 E. Skoglund 5.0 S. Gray 8.0
5/19/18 NYY 3-8 240/8 L/O .740 .273 D. Duffy 4.0 L. Severino 6.0
5/18/18 NYY 5-2 165/9 W/U .660 .194 J. Junis 5.1 C. Sabathia 5.0
5/16/18 TB 3-5 -102/9.5 L/U .677 .235 J. Hammel 6.0 J. Faria 4.1
5/15/18 TB 5-6 102/8.5 L/O .696 .306 I. Kennedy 6.0 A. Banda 5.0
Texas: Last 10 Games | Season
Date vs/Score Line ATS OPS Avg Starter IP Opp Starter IP
5/25/18 KC 8-4 -135/9.5 W/O 1.089 .286 M. Minor 6.0 E. Skoglund 4.1
5/24/18 KC 2-8 105/10 L/P .491 .172 A. Bibens-Dirkx 6.1 D. Duffy 7.2
5/23/18 NYY 12-10 183/9.5 W/O .946 .306 D. Fister 4.1 C. Sabathia 4.1
5/22/18 NYY 6-4 149/9.5 W/O .823 .207 C. Hamels 7.0 D. German 3.2
5/21/18 NYY 5-10 195/9.5 L/O .781 .161 B. Colon 5.1 M. Tanaka 5.0
5/20/18 @ CHW 0-3 100/8.5 L/U .225 .067 M. Minor 5.0 R. Lopez 8.0
5/19/18 @ CHW 3-5 -116/10 L/U .508 .156 A. Jurado 4.2 L. Giolito 6.0
5/18/18 @ CHW 12-5 -115/9.5 W/O .786 .270 M. Moore 3.2 C. Fulmer 2.0
5/17/18 @ CHW 2-4 -115/9 L/U .520 .182 D. Fister 7.0 J. Shields 7.1
5/16/18 @ SEA 5-1 117/8.5 W/U .506 .194 B. Colon 7.2 C. Bergman 7.0
Abbreviations Legend