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MATCHUP
Minnesota Twins at Kansas City Royals
Stats: Overall | Home/Away | Grass | Today's Starters | Bullpens | Starting Staffs
Records: Umpire: John Tumpane | Last 5 | Last 10 | After Win | After Loss
Teams: Minnesota Twins | Kansas City Royals
Summary
2:15 PM ET W/L Units H A O/U RL W/L RL Units
Minnesota 44-52 -11.15 29-22 15-30 47-46-3 53-43 8.80
Kansas City 29-68 -27.80 13-35 16-33 41-52-4 39-58 -28.35
Live Odds | All Odds
Home Away O/U
Opening line 120 -130 9.5 -110
5Dimes 131 -141 9.5 -110
Westgate 129 -139 9.5 -105
Wynn 127 -142 9.5 -105
Boyd 133 -143 9.5 100
Covers.com 126 -136 9.5 -110
Best home line Best road line Recent line moves
Overall W/L TW/TL IP H WHIP ERA AF AA O/U
Jake Odorizzi (R)
Brad Keller (R)
4-6
2-4
9-11
2-6
101.0
63.1
101
60
1.45
1.37
4.54
3.13
4.1
3.6
4.2
5.5
8-11
4-4
Last 3 W/L TW/TL IP H WHIP ERA AF AA O/U
Jake Odorizzi (R)
Brad Keller (R)
1-1
0-2
2-1
0-3
15.1
15.1
17
19
1.50
1.83
4.11
5.87
7.0
3.3
3.7
8.3
2-1
2-1
Bullpens | In-Depth
  Total   Available
  IP WHIP ERA IP WHIP ERA
MIN 328.1 1.35 4.11 328.1 1.35 4.11
Last 3 38.1 1.72 7.51 38.1 1.72 7.51
  IP WHIP ERA IP WHIP ERA
KC 166.0 1.54 4.88 107.0 1.52 5.55
Last 3 26.2 1.76 7.09 15.0 2.27 9.60
Umpire
  W/L O/U Runs Str % HR P
John Tumpane 10-9 11-7 9.42 63.7 2.7 291.7
Overall Stats | In-Depth
  W/L O/U Avg ERA
MIN
KC
44-52
29-68
47-46
41-52
.242
.236
4.53
5.36
  vs R vs L Start Pen
MIN
KC
.241
.236
.244
.236
4.44
5.29
4.68
5.47
Home/Away Stats | In-Depth
  W/L O/U Avg ERA
MIN
KC
15-30
13-35
24-20
21-25
.230
.240
4.87
5.50
  vs R vs L Start Pen
MIN
KC
.228
.236
.235
.252
4.90
5.42
4.83
5.63
Last 10 | In-Depth
  W/L O/U Avg ERA
MIN
KC
6-4
4-6
7-3
7-3
.298
.243
5.97
6.49
  vs R vs L Start Pen
MIN
KC
.299
.247
.295
.226
5.50
4.50
6.63
8.57
Series Game Records
MIN O AW AL
Game 1
Game 2
Game 3
Game 4
13-20
14-17
12-13
5-2
8-10
6-6
6-5
3-1
5-10
8-11
6-8
2-1
KC O AW AL
Game 1
Game 2
Game 3
Game 4
9-24
12-20
3-23
4-1
2-7
2-6
2-7
0-1
7-17
10-14
1-16
4-0
Stadium
Kauffman Stadium
Wind (MPH) 0-10 10-20 20+
Over/Under 10-15 11-10 0-0
Injuries
Minnesota Twins
Fielders   Status/Updated Notes
Jason Castro C out for season - Knee - 6/7/18 Castro has been transferred to the 60-day disabled list and will miss the remainder of the season after having surgery to repair a torn meniscus in his right knee.
Pitchers   Status/Updated Notes
Aaron Slegers SP Out indefinitely - Shoulder - 7/14/18 Slegers has been placed on the 10-day disabled list with right shoulder inflammation and has no timetable for return.
Addison Reed RP Out indefinitely - Elbow - 7/11/18 Reed has landed on the 10-day disabled list with a right elbow impingement and will miss an undetermined length of time.
Ervin Santana SP Prob Wed - Finger - 7/22/18 Santana has been transferred to the 60-day disabled list after he had a procedure known as capsular release and debridement conducted on the MCP joint in his right middle finger. He is expected to make his season debut Wednesday against the Blue Jays.
Michael Pineda SP Early Sept - Elbow - 7/9/18 Pineda is on the 60-day disabled list while recovering from Tommy John surgery and will likely be sidelined until the beginning of September.
Kansas City Royals
Fielders   Status/Updated Notes
Adalberto Mondesi SS Out indefinitely - Personal - 7/22/18 Mondesi has been placed on the family medical emergency list and is allowed to miss a maximum of seven games.
Jorge Soler LF Late Aug - Foot - 7/22/18 Soler has been placed on the 10-day disabled list after suffering a fracture of the first metatarsal in his left foot. He is expected to be sidelined until at least the latter part of August.
Cheslor Cuthbert 3B Out indefinitely - Back - 7/8/18 Cuthbert has been placed on the 10-day disabled list with a lower-back strain. He suffered a setback in his recovery and there is no timetable for return.
Bubba Starling CF Late Aug - Oblique - 7/19/18 Starling has been designated for the 10-day disabled list with a strained left oblique and a dislocated finger. He is expected to miss an additional six weeks.
Pitchers   Status/Updated Notes
Ian Kennedy SP Early Aug - Oblique - 7/21/18 Kennedy has been placed on the 10-day disabled list with a left oblique strain but is expected to return to the starting rotation by the beginning of August.
Blaine Boyer RP Early Aug - Back - 7/21/18 Boyer has been shifted to the 60-day disabled list due to a lower-back strain and is expected to remain on the shelf until at least the beginning of August.
Eric Skoglund SP Early Aug - Arm - 6/20/18 Skoglund has been transferred to the 60-day disabled list with a Grade 1 UCL sprain in his throwing arm and will be out of action until early August.
Nate Karns SP Out indefinitely - Elbow - 6/2/18 Karns has been moved to the 60-day disabled list due to inflammation in his right elbow. He is without a clear timetable for return.
Jesse Hahn SP Early Aug - Elbow - 7/21/18 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 early part of August.
Recent Meetings
Date Home/Away H Starter A Starter Line O/U
7/21/18 KC 4 - MIN 2 J. Junis L. Lynn 132/9.5 U
7/20/18 KC 6 - MIN 5 D. Duffy K. Gibson 121/8.5 O
7/11/18 MIN 8 - KC 5 L. Lynn B. Smith -205/9.5 O
7/10/18 MIN 4 - KC 9 A. Slegers I. Kennedy -168/10 O
7/9/18 MIN 3 - KC 1 J. Berrios D. Duffy -197/8.5 U
5/30/18 KC 11 - MIN 8 B. Keller F. Romero 122/9 O
5/29/18 KC 2 - MIN 1 x D. Duffy K. Gibson 113/9 U
5/28/18 KC 5 - MIN 8 J. Junis L. Lynn 115/9 O
2017 Season
9/10/17 KC 11 - MIN 3 J. Vargas B. Colon -133/10 O
9/9/17 KC 5 - MIN 2 J. Junis J. Berrios -105/9 U
9/8/17 KC 5 - MIN 8 I. Kennedy E. Santana 120/9 O
9/7/17 KC 2 - MIN 4 S. Gaviglio K. Gibson -101/9.5 U
9/3/17 MIN 4 - KC 5 E. Santana I. Kennedy -176/9.5 U
9/2/17 MIN 17 - KC 0 K. Gibson O. Garcia -159/10 O
9/1/17 MIN 6 - KC 7 D. Gee J. Hammel -108/9.5 O
7/2/17 KC 6 - MIN 2 T. Wood H. Santiago -121/10.5 U
7/1/17 KC 5 - MIN 10 J. Hammel F. Jorge -145/9.5 O
7/1/17 KC 11 - MIN 6 L. Farrell J. Berrios 107/9 O
6/30/17 KC 8 - MIN 1 J. Vargas E. Santana -125/8.5 O
5/21/17 MIN 8 - KC 4 A. Mejia I. Kennedy -106/8.5 O
Minnesota: Last 10 Games | Season
Date vs/Score Line ATS OPS Avg Starter IP Opp Starter IP
7/21/18 @ KC 2-4 -143/9.5 L/U .536 .219 L. Lynn 5.0 J. Junis 4.0
7/20/18 @ KC 5-6 -131/8.5 L/O .761 .270 K. Gibson 5.1 D. Duffy 7.0
7/15/18 TB 11-7 x -109/9 W/O .866 .270 F. Romero 4.1 R. Stanek 2.0
7/14/18 TB 6-19 -132/8 L/O .781 .289 J. Berrios 6.0 C. Archer 4.1
7/13/18 TB 11-8 -106/8.5 W/O 1.175 .395 J. Odorizzi 4.1 N. Eovaldi 2.2
7/12/18 TB 5-1 114/8 W/U .681 .226 K. Gibson 8.0 B. Snell 3.0
7/11/18 KC 8-5 -205/9.5 W/O 1.071 .395 L. Lynn 5.0 B. Smith 3.1
7/10/18 KC 4-9 -168/10 L/O .766 .265 A. Slegers 1.1 I. Kennedy 3.0
7/9/18 KC 3-1 -197/8.5 W/U .727 .314 J. Berrios 7.0 D. Duffy 6.0
7/8/18 BAL 10-1 -145/9.5 W/O .925 .306 J. Odorizzi 6.0 A. Cobb 5.0
Kansas City: Last 10 Games | Season
Date vs/Score Line ATS OPS Avg Starter IP Opp Starter IP
7/21/18 MIN 4-2 132/9.5 W/U .695 .200 J. Junis 4.0 L. Lynn 5.0
7/20/18 MIN 6-5 121/8.5 W/O .721 .250 D. Duffy 7.0 K. Gibson 5.1
7/15/18 @ CHW 1-10 102/9.5 L/O .576 .167 B. Smith 2.0 L. Giolito 6.1
7/14/18 @ CHW 5-0 107/9 W/U .743 .257 D. Duffy 7.0 R. Lopez 7.2
7/13/18 @ CHW 6-9 105/9.5 L/O .550 .194 B. Keller 2.2 J. Shields 6.2
7/11/18 @ MIN 5-8 188/9.5 L/O .864 .257 B. Smith 3.1 L. Lynn 5.0
7/10/18 @ MIN 9-4 155/10 W/O 1.069 .375 I. Kennedy 3.0 A. Slegers 1.1
7/9/18 @ MIN 1-3 181/8.5 L/U .560 .212 D. Duffy 6.0 J. Berrios 7.0
7/8/18 BOS 4-7 201/9.5 L/O .735 .308 H. Fillmyer 4.1 R. Porcello 7.0
7/7/18 BOS 4-15 172/9.5 L/O .599 .171 B. Keller 4.2 D. Price 4.2
Abbreviations Legend