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Major League Baseball
MATCHUP
Kansas City Royals at Cleveland Indians
Stats: Overall | Home/Away | Grass | Today's Starters | Bullpens | Starting Staffs
Records: Umpire: Chad Fairchild | Last 5 | Last 10 | After Win | After Loss
Teams: Kansas City Royals | Cleveland Indians
Summary
1:10 PM ET W/L Units H A O/U RL W/L RL Units
Kansas City 37-63 -14.53 22-29 15-34 50-44-6 49-51 -9.99
Cleveland 56-41 -0.08 31-21 25-20 42-52-3 50-47 3.65
Live Odds | All Odds
Home Away O/U
Opening line -210 194 11 -120
Bet365 -227 185 11 100
Covers.com -220 201 11 -106
FanDuel -230 198 11 -102
Best home line Best road line Recent line moves
Overall W/L TW/TL IP H WHIP ERA AF AA O/U
Glenn Sparkman (R)
Zach Plesac (R)
3-5
3-3
4-6
6-3
73.1
48.0
80
35
1.34
1.10
4.54
3.56
5.1
5.3
5.2
4.3
6-3
5-4
Last 3 W/L TW/TL IP H WHIP ERA AF AA O/U
Glenn Sparkman (R)
Zach Plesac (R)
1-2
0-1
1-2
2-1
18.0
9.1
23
9
1.50
1.71
6.00
8.68
5.0
5.3
5.7
5.7
2-1
2-1
Bullpens | In-Depth
  Total   Available
  IP WHIP ERA IP WHIP ERA
KC 186.2 1.49 4.77 159.1 1.43 4.74
Last 3 21.0 1.86 6.00 15.0 1.47 3.60
  IP WHIP ERA IP WHIP ERA
CLE 239.0 1.14 2.94 239.0 1.14 2.94
Last 3 25.1 1.11 1.42 25.1 1.11 1.42
Umpire
  W/L O/U Runs Str % HR P
Chad Fairchild 12-5 8-8 9.82 63.5 2.6 294.2
Overall Stats | In-Depth
  W/L O/U Avg ERA
KC
CLE
37-63
56-41
50-44
42-52
.247
.243
5.00
3.86
  vs R vs L Start Pen
KC
CLE
.251
.246
.239
.238
5.11
4.16
4.84
3.32
Home/Away Stats | In-Depth
  W/L O/U Avg ERA
KC
CLE
15-34
31-21
22-24
23-29
.239
.240
5.10
3.80
  vs R vs L Start Pen
KC
CLE
.239
.240
.238
.240
5.71
4.18
4.12
3.16
Last 10 | In-Depth
  W/L O/U Avg ERA
KC
CLE
7-3
7-3
5-4
5-5
.298
.287
4.30
2.90
  vs R vs L Start Pen
KC
CLE
.309
.275
.276
.311
3.90
3.57
4.93
1.69
Series Game Records
KC O AW AL
Game 1
Game 2
Game 3
Game 4
14-18
11-21
10-19
2-5
3-6
5-9
3-7
1-2
10-12
6-12
7-12
1-3
CLE O AW AL
Game 1
Game 2
Game 3
Game 4
19-13
17-15
16-9
4-4
9-8
11-8
8-6
4-2
10-5
6-7
8-3
0-2
Stadium
Progressive Field
Wind (MPH) 0-10 10-20 20+
Over/Under 16-14 6-15 1-1
Injuries
Kansas City Royals
Fielders   Status/Updated Notes
Adalberto Mondesi 2B Out indefinitely - Shoulder - 7/17/19 Mondesi has been designated for the 10-day injured list due to a left shoulder subluxation, and a timetable for return has yet to be provided.
Salvador Perez C out for season - Elbow - 4/11/19 Perez has been placed on the 60-day injured list after having Tommy John surgery to correct the damage to the ulnar collateral ligament in his right elbow. He is expected to miss the entire 2019 season.
Pitchers   Status/Updated Notes
Trevor Oaks RP Late July - Hip - 6/3/19 Oaks underwent surgery to correct a torn labrum in his hip and was placed on the 60-day injured list. He is expected to miss at least four months of action.
Jesse Hahn SP Late July - Elbow - 7/10/19 Hahn is on the 60-day injured list while recovering from surgery to repair the ulnar collateral ligament in his right elbow. He is not expected to return until the end of July.
Cleveland Indians
Fielders   Status/Updated Notes
Bradley Zimmer CF Late July - Shoulder - 7/10/19 Zimmer has been transferred to the 60-day injured list while recuperating from labrum surgery on his right shoulder. He is likely to be activated toward the latter half of July.
Pitchers   Status/Updated Notes
Carlos Carrasco SP Late July - Illness - 7/7/19 Carrasco has been placed on the 10-day injured list as he has been diagnosed with leukemia. It is anticipated that he will return to the mound during the latter part of July.
Dan Otero RP Early Aug - Shoulder - 7/14/19 Otero has been placed on the 10-day injured list with right shoulder inflammation. He is expected to be sidelined until the start of August.
Jefry Rodriguez SP Out indefinitely - Shoulder - 6/4/19 Rodriguez has landed on the 10-day injured list with a right shoulder strain, and it is unknown how much time he will miss.
Cody Anderson RP out for season - Elbow - 7/13/19 Anderson has been transferred to the 60-day injured list while recovering from surgery to repair a torn flexor tendon in his right elbow. He is expected to miss the remainder of the 2019 season.
Corey Kluber SP Mid Aug - Forearm - 7/16/19 Kluber has been transferred to the 60-day injured list with a non-displaced fracture of his right ulna bone and is expected to be sidelined until at least the middle of August.
Danny Salazar SP Late July - Shoulder - 7/10/19 Salazar has been placed on the 60-day injured list while he recovers from arthroscopic right shoulder surgery. He suffered a setback in his recovery, and he is expected to remain away from the mound until the latter portion of July.
Recent Meetings
Date Home/Away H Starter A Starter Line O/U
7/20/19 CLE 0 - KC 1 A. Plutko J. Junis -166/11 U
7/19/19 CLE 10 - KC 5 S. Bieber M. Montgomery -291/10 O
7/4/19 KC 4 - CLE 8 H. Bailey Z. Plesac 116/10 O
7/3/19 KC 0 - CLE 4 D. Duffy M. Clevinger 135/9 U
7/2/19 KC 5 - CLE 9 J. Junis T. Bauer 160/9 O
6/26/19 CLE 5 - KC 3 T. Bauer J. Junis -215/8.5 U
6/25/19 CLE 6 - KC 8 S. Bieber G. Sparkman -261/9.5 O
6/24/19 CLE 3 - KC 2 x A. Plutko B. Keller -187/10 U
4/14/19 KC 9 - CLE 8 J. Junis C. Kluber 118/7.5 O
4/13/19 KC 3 - CLE 0 H. Bailey J. Rodriguez -107/9 U
4/12/19 KC 8 - CLE 1 B. Keller C. Carrasco 142/7.5 O
2018 Season
9/30/18 KC 1 - CLE 2 E. Skoglund C. Carrasco 201/8.5 U
9/29/18 KC 9 - CLE 4 J. Junis C. Kluber 219/8 O
9/28/18 KC 6 - CLE 14 I. Kennedy M. Clevinger 177/8 O
9/27/18 KC 2 - CLE 1 x G. Sparkman J. Tomlin 124/9.5 U
9/5/18 CLE 3 - KC 1 C. Kluber B. Keller -319/8.5 U
9/4/18 CLE 9 - KC 3 M. Clevinger D. Duffy -232/8.5 O
9/3/18 CLE 1 - KC 5 A. Plutko J. Junis -199/9 U
8/26/18 KC 5 - CLE 12 J. Lopez S. Bieber 203/9.5 O
8/25/18 KC 7 - CLE 1 H. Fillmyer C. Kluber 263/9.5 U
Kansas City: Last 10 Games | Season
Date vs/Score Line ATS OPS Avg Starter IP Opp Starter IP
7/20/19 @ CLE 1-0 153/11 W/U .579 .188 J. Junis 6.0 A. Plutko 7.0
7/19/19 @ CLE 5-10 263/10 L/O .762 .273 M. Montgomery 2.0 S. Bieber 5.2
7/18/19 CHW 6-5 -160/11 W/P 1.072 .361 B. Keller 6.1 R. Detwiler 2.1
7/17/19 CHW 7-5 -133/10.5 W/O .919 .387 D. Duffy 6.0 I. Nova 4.2
7/16/19 CHW 11-0 116/10.5 W/O 1.063 .368 G. Sparkman 9.0 D. Cease 6.0
7/15/19 CHW 5-2 116/9 W/U .776 .294 J. Junis 7.0 L. Giolito 6.0
7/14/19 DET 8-12 -139/10.5 L/O .788 .278 B. Flynn 2.0 J. Zimmermann 4.0
7/13/19 DET 4-1 101/9 W/U .685 .276 B. Keller 8.0 M. Boyd 7.0
7/12/19 DET 8-5 -137/9 W/O 1.039 .281 D. Duffy 2.0 S. Turnbull 3.0
7/7/19 @ WAS 2-5 223/9.5 L/U .600 .257 J. Junis 7.0 P. Corbin 7.0
Cleveland: Last 10 Games | Season
Date vs/Score Line ATS OPS Avg Starter IP Opp Starter IP
7/20/19 KC 0-1 -166/11 L/U .315 .100 A. Plutko 7.0 J. Junis 6.0
7/19/19 KC 10-5 -291/10 W/O 1.127 .421 S. Bieber 5.2 M. Montgomery 2.0
7/18/19 DET 6-3 -215/8.5 W/O .803 .258 T. Bauer 6.2 M. Boyd 6.0
7/17/19 DET 7-2 -307/8.5 W/O .918 .353 M. Clevinger 6.0 S. Turnbull 6.0
7/16/19 DET 8-0 -250/10.5 W/U .920 .273 Z. Plesac 3.0 R. Carpenter 3.0
7/15/19 DET 8-6 -206/10.5 W/O 1.086 .378 A. Plutko 5.1 D. Norris 5.2
7/14/19 MIN 4-3 -144/8.5 W/U .713 .226 S. Bieber 6.1 J. Berrios 5.0
7/13/19 MIN 2-6 -136/9 L/U .609 .167 T. Bauer 6.0 J. Odorizzi 5.1
7/12/19 MIN 3-5 -140/9 L/U .538 .188 M. Clevinger 5.0 K. Gibson 3.2
7/7/19 @ CIN 11-1 -126/9 W/O 1.275 .400 T. Bauer 7.0 T. Mahle 4.0
Abbreviations Legend