Major League Baseball
MATCHUP
Detroit Tigers at Kansas City Royals
Stats: Overall | Home/Away | Grass | Today's Starters | Bullpens | Starting Staffs
Records: Umpire: Paul Nauert | Last 5 | Last 10 | After Win | After Loss
Teams: Detroit Tigers | Kansas City Royals
Summary
2:10 PM ET W/L Units H A O/U RL W/L RL Units
Detroit 86-68 -1.28 41-33 45-35 82-67-5 75-79 5.20
Kansas City 83-70 1.34 41-38 42-32 68-77-8 82-71 17.79
Live Odds | All Odds
Home Away O/U
Opening line -110 100 8 -125
5Dimes.eu 101 -106 8.5 105
CarbonSports OFF OFF 8.5 100
Sportsbook OFF OFF 8.5 100
Covers.com 100 -108 8.5 106
Best home line Best road line Recent line moves
Overall W/L TW/TL IP H WHIP ERA AF AA O/U
Rick Porcello (R)
Jeremy Guthrie (R)
15-11
11-11
16-13
17-13
197.2
190.1
196
206
1.17
1.32
3.19
4.35
4.0
4.2
3.9
4.5
13-15
16-13
Last 3 W/L TW/TL IP H WHIP ERA AF AA O/U
Rick Porcello (R)
Jeremy Guthrie (R)
0-2
1-1
0-3
2-1
17.2
17.2
24
21
1.53
1.30
4.58
3.57
1.7
4.7
5.0
3.7
1-2
2-1
Bullpens | In-Depth
  Total   Available
  IP WHIP ERA IP WHIP ERA
DET 402.1 1.48 4.07 402.1 1.48 4.07
Last 3 19.1 1.71 5.59 19.1 1.71 5.59
  IP WHIP ERA IP WHIP ERA
KC 427.1 1.22 2.95 427.1 1.22 2.95
Last 3 29.0 1.55 4.66 29.0 1.55 4.66
Umpire
  W/L O/U Runs Str % HR P
Paul Nauert 16-11 15-11 8.04 64.6 1.6 286.5
Overall Stats | In-Depth
  W/L O/U Avg ERA
DET
KC
86-68
83-70
82-67
68-77
.274
.257
4.00
3.55
  vs R vs L Start Pen
DET
KC
.272
.255
.281
.262
3.89
3.61
4.26
3.43
Home/Away Stats | In-Depth
  W/L O/U Avg ERA
DET
KC
45-35
41-38
41-37
37-40
.269
.250
3.85
3.93
  vs R vs L Start Pen
DET
KC
.274
.252
.254
.244
3.83
3.83
3.89
4.13
Last 10 | In-Depth
  W/L O/U Avg ERA
DET
KC
7-3
4-6
6-4
6-3
.291
.258
3.65
4.00
  vs R vs L Start Pen
DET
KC
.282
.262
.339
.237
3.24
4.13
4.91
3.78
Series Game Records
DET O AW AL
Game 1
Game 2
Game 3
Game 4
28-21
32-17
19-23
7-7
17-10
19-9
12-14
2-3
11-11
13-8
7-9
5-4
KC O AW AL
Game 1
Game 2
Game 3
Game 4
29-21
23-26
25-18
6-5
16-11
16-13
11-10
3-3
12-10
7-13
14-8
3-2
Stadium
Kauffman Stadium
Wind (MPH) 0-10 10-20 20+
Over/Under 18-24 19-16 0-0
Injuries
Detroit Tigers
Fielders   Status/Updated Notes
Alex Avila C Ques Sun - Head - 9/20/14 Avila is dealing with dizziness and has missed the last five games. He is questionable to return Sunday against the Royals.
Jose Iglesias SS out for season - Leg - 6/4/14 Iglesias is on the 60-day disabled list with stress fractures in both legs. He will miss the entire 2014 season.
Andy Dirks LF 60-day DL - Back - 8/20/14 Dirks is on the 60-day disabled list while recovering from back surgery. He suffered a hamstring strain while on a rehab assignment and there is no timetable for his return.
Pitchers   Status/Updated Notes
Anibal Sanchez SP 15-day DL - Pectoral - 9/10/14 Sanchez is on the 15-day disabled list due to a strained right pectoralis. He has thrown simulated games but is not expected back in the lineup until the playoffs.
Drew VerHagen RP out for season - Spine - 9/2/14 VerHagen is on the 60-day disabled list due to a stress reaction in his spine.
Joel Hanrahan RP 60-day DL - Elbow - 7/22/14 Hanrahan is on the 60-day disabled list as he continues to recover from May 2013 Tommy John surgery. He suffered a setback during his rehab and is not expected to pitch this season.
Luke Putkonen RP 60-day DL - Elbow - 8/28/14 Putkonen is on the 60-day disabled list while recovering from elbow inflammation. He has begun a rehab assessment and is hopeful to return before the end of the season.
Bruce Rondon RP out for season - Elbow - 4/8/14 Rondon is on the 60-day disabled list following Tommy John surgery to repair a torn UCL. He will miss the 2014 season.
Kansas City Royals
Fielders   Status/Updated Notes
Christian Colon 2B Out indefinitely - Finger - 9/17/14 Colon has been placed on the 15-day disabled list due to a broken middle finger and there is no timetable for his recovery.
Pitchers   Status/Updated Notes
Danny Duffy SP Prob Mon - Shoulder - 9/16/14 Duffy is dealing with rotator cuff inflammation in his left shoulder but is expected to make his next scheduled start on Monday.
Michael Mariot RP 60-day DL - Hamstring - 8/28/14 Mariot has been placed on the 60-day disabled list due to a strained right hamstring and will not return this season.
Luke Hochevar RP out for season - Elbow - 6/2/14 Hochevar underwent Tommy John surgery to repair a sprained ulnar collateral ligament in his right elbow and will miss the 2014 season.
Recent Meetings
Date Home/Away H Starter A Starter Line O/U
9/20/14 KC 2 - DET 3 J. Shields M. Scherzer -108/7 U
9/19/14 KC 1 - DET 10 J. Vargas J. Verlander -117/7.5 O
9/10/14 DET 0 - KC 3 R. Porcello J. Shields -110/8.5 U
9/9/14 DET 4 - KC 2 M. Scherzer J. Vargas -163/7.5 U
9/8/14 DET 9 - KC 5 J. Verlander J. Guthrie -127/8.5 O
7/13/14 KC 5 - DET 2 B. Chen J. Verlander 126/8.5 U
7/12/14 KC 1 - DET 5 J. Shields R. Porcello -125/8 U
7/11/14 KC 1 - DET 2 D. Duffy A. Sanchez 115/8.5 U
7/10/14 KC 4 - DET 16 J. Guthrie D. Smyly -114/8 O
6/19/14 DET 2 - KC 1 A. Sanchez D. Duffy -156/8 U
6/18/14 DET 1 - KC 2 D. Smyly J. Guthrie -128/8.5 U
6/17/14 DET 4 - KC 11 M. Scherzer Y. Ventura -145/8 O
6/16/14 DET 8 - KC 11 J. Verlander J. Vargas -141/8.5 O
5/4/14 KC 4 - DET 9 J. Vargas J. Verlander 124/8.5 O
5/3/14 KC 2 - DET 9 D. Duffy D. Smyly 102/8.5 O
5/2/14 KC 2 - DET 8 J. Shields R. Porcello -131/7.5 O
4/2/14 DET 2 - KC 1 x M. Scherzer J. Vargas -186/7.5 U
3/31/14 DET 4 - KC 3 J. Verlander J. Shields -145/7 P
2013 Season
9/15/13 DET 3 - KC 2 M. Scherzer J. Guthrie -187/8 U
9/14/13 DET 0 - KC 1 D. Fister E. Santana -125/7.5 U
Detroit: Last 10 Games | Season
Date vs/Score Line ATS OPS Avg Starter IP Opp Starter IP
9/20/14 @ KC 3-2 100/7 W/U .523 .206 M. Scherzer 7.0 J. Shields 6.2
9/19/14 @ KC 10-1 108/7.5 W/O 1.013 .422 J. Verlander 7.1 J. Vargas 3.1
9/17/14 @ MIN 4-8 -174/7.5 L/O .720 .306 D. Price 5.2 K. Gibson 6.0
9/16/14 @ MIN 3-4 -125/8 L/U .648 .250 R. Porcello 8.0 R. Nolasco 8.0
9/15/14 @ MIN 8-6 -172/7.5 W/O 1.129 .400 M. Scherzer 7.0 A. Swarzak 4.1
9/14/14 CLE 6-4 -140/8.5 W/O .981 .333 J. Verlander 5.2 T. Bauer 5.0
9/13/14 CLE 5-4 -109/8 W/O .841 .258 K. Lobstein 5.0 D. Salazar 5.2
9/12/14 CLE 7-2 -156/7 W/O .854 .314 D. Price 7.2 C. Carrasco 6.1
9/10/14 KC 0-3 -110/8.5 L/U .175 .071 R. Porcello 6.2 J. Shields 7.0
9/9/14 KC 4-2 -163/7.5 W/U .774 .242 M. Scherzer 6.2 J. Vargas 5.1
Kansas City: Last 10 Games | Season
Date vs/Score Line ATS OPS Avg Starter IP Opp Starter IP
9/20/14 DET 2-3 -108/7 L/U .733 .297 J. Shields 6.2 M. Scherzer 7.0
9/19/14 DET 1-10 -117/7.5 L/O .509 .219 J. Vargas 3.1 J. Verlander 7.1
9/17/14 CHW 6-2 -108/6.5 W/O .984 .324 Y. Ventura 7.0 C. Sale 5.0
9/16/14 CHW 5-7 -177/8 L/O .646 .257 L. Hendriks 3.0 C. Bassitt 3.2
9/15/14 CHW 4-3 -232/7 W/P .748 .273 J. Shields 7.0 J. Danks 6.0
9/14/14 BOS 4-8 -167/7.5 L/O .705 .257 J. Vargas 5.1 J. Kelly 6.0
9/13/14 BOS 7-1 -139/7.5 W/O .818 .343 J. Guthrie 8.0 R. De La Rosa 4.0
9/12/14 BOS 2-4 -193/7 L/U .408 .129 Y. Ventura 7.0 A. Webster 6.0
9/11/14 BOS 3-6 -125/7.5 L/O .520 .182 L. Hendriks 2.1 C. Buchholz 6.1
9/10/14 @ DET 3-0 102/8.5 W/U .659 .278 J. Shields 7.0 R. Porcello 6.2
Abbreviations Legend