Major League Baseball
MATCHUP
Minnesota Twins at Kansas City Royals
Stats: Overall | Home/Away | Grass | Today's Starters | Bullpens | Starting Staffs
Records: Umpire: Eric Cooper | Last 5 | Last 10 | After Win | After Loss
Teams: Minnesota Twins | Kansas City Royals
Summary
8:10 PM ET W/L Units H A O/U RL W/L RL Units
Minnesota 42-37 12.74 25-15 17-22 37-37-5 48-31 8.35
Kansas City 44-32 10.96 22-14 22-18 33-35-8 44-32 17.41
Live Odds | All Odds
Home Away O/U
Opening line -154 144 8.5 100
5Dimes.eu OFF OFF OFF
Westgate -132 122 8 100
Wynn OFF OFF OFF
Boyd -140 125 8 -105
Covers.com -135 125 8 -106
Best home line Best road line Recent line moves
Overall W/L TW/TL IP H WHIP ERA AF AA O/U
Tommy Milone (L)
Jeremy Guthrie (R)
4-1
6-5
5-4
9-6
53.2
82.1
51
102
1.29
1.52
3.19
5.68
5.8
4.1
3.8
4.1
5-3
7-6
Last 3 W/L TW/TL IP H WHIP ERA AF AA O/U
Tommy Milone (L)
Jeremy Guthrie (R)
2-0
2-1
2-1
2-1
19.0
17.0
17
23
1.16
1.53
1.42
5.29
6.3
2.7
2.7
4.0
1-1
1-1
Bullpens | In-Depth
  Total   Available
  IP WHIP ERA IP WHIP ERA
MIN 208.1 1.26 3.54 208.1 1.26 3.54
Last 3 26.0 1.27 4.15 26.0 1.27 4.15
  IP WHIP ERA IP WHIP ERA
KC 205.0 1.06 2.11 205.0 1.06 2.11
Last 3 25.2 1.17 2.81 25.2 1.17 2.81
Umpire
  W/L O/U Runs Str % HR P
Eric Cooper 6-7 7-6 9.08 64.4 2.4 285.7
Overall Stats | In-Depth
  W/L O/U Avg ERA
MIN
KC
42-37
44-32
37-37
33-35
.247
.265
3.89
3.54
  vs R vs L Start Pen
MIN
KC
.244
.266
.254
.264
3.88
4.43
3.90
2.07
Home/Away Stats | In-Depth
  W/L O/U Avg ERA
MIN
KC
17-22
22-14
17-20
15-18
.223
.268
4.33
3.38
  vs R vs L Start Pen
MIN
KC
.218
.272
.234
.258
4.45
4.37
4.11
1.77
Last 10 | In-Depth
  W/L O/U Avg ERA
MIN
KC
5-5
5-5
4-3
3-4
.273
.234
4.19
3.45
  vs R vs L Start Pen
MIN
KC
.280
.235
.253
.232
4.13
4.47
4.30
1.71
Series Game Records
MIN O AW AL
Game 1
Game 2
Game 3
Game 4
11-15
13-12
14-10
4-0
5-10
5-5
6-6
4-0
6-5
8-7
8-4
0-0
KC O AW AL
Game 1
Game 2
Game 3
Game 4
17-9
14-11
11-11
2-1
9-5
10-7
6-7
1-0
8-4
4-4
5-4
1-1
Stadium
Kauffman Stadium
Wind (MPH) 0-10 10-20 20+
Over/Under 10-10 5-8 0-0
Injuries
Minnesota Twins
Fielders   Status/Updated Notes
Shane Robinson OF Out indefinitely - Elbow - 7/3/15 Robinson was placed on the family emergency list and will miss an undetermined amount of time.
Byron Buxton CF 15-day DL - Thumb - 6/26/15 Buxton has suffered a thumb injury and has been placed on the 15-day disabled list.
Pitchers   Status/Updated Notes
Ervin Santana SP Prob Sun - Suspension - 7/2/15 Santana is expected to return from his 80-game suspension to start Sunday against the Royals.
Ricky Nolasco SP 15-day DL - Ankle - 6/4/15 Nolasco is dealing with a sore right ankle and has been placed on the 15-day disabled list.
Kansas City Royals
Fielders   Status/Updated Notes
No injuries to report.
Pitchers   Status/Updated Notes
Jason Vargas SP 15-day DL - Hip - 6/13/15 Vargas has been placed on the 15-day disabled list with a left flexor strain.
Yordano Ventura SP 15-day DL - Hand - 6/18/15 Ventura has been placed on the 15-day disabled list due to right ulnar nerve inflammation.
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.
Kris Medlen SP Mid July - Elbow - 4/30/15 Medlen is on the 60-day disabled list while recovering from his second Tommy John surgery. He has resumed throwing and is targeting a return in July.
Recent Meetings
Date Home/Away H Starter A Starter Line O/U
7/2/15 KC 0 - MIN 2 C. Young K. Gibson -153/7.5 U
6/10/15 MIN 2 - KC 7 K. Gibson E. Volquez 100/7.5 O
6/9/15 MIN 0 - KC 2 T. May C. Young 102/8.5 U
6/8/15 MIN 1 - KC 3 P. Hughes J. Vargas -101/8.5 U
4/22/15 KC 0 - MIN 3 J. Guthrie M. Pelfrey -147/8.5 U
4/21/15 KC 6 - MIN 5 J. Vargas T. Milone -143/8 O
4/20/15 KC 7 - MIN 1 E. Volquez K. Gibson -144/8 P
4/16/15 MIN 8 - KC 5 T. Milone J. Vargas 104/7.5 O
4/15/15 MIN 3 - KC 1 K. Gibson E. Volquez 113/8 U
4/13/15 MIN 3 - KC 12 T. May D. Duffy 118/8.5 O
2014 Season
8/28/14 KC 5 - MIN 11 x J. Guthrie T. Milone -155/8 O
8/27/14 KC 6 - MIN 1 L. Hendriks P. Hughes -119/7.5 U
8/26/14 KC 2 - MIN 1 D. Duffy R. Nolasco -167/8 U
8/18/14 MIN 4 - KC 6 T. May J. Vargas 146/8 O
8/17/14 MIN 6 - KC 12 T. Milone J. Guthrie 104/8 O
8/16/14 MIN 4 - KC 1 P. Hughes Y. Ventura 107/7.5 U
8/15/14 MIN 5 - KC 6 R. Nolasco D. Duffy 132/8 O
7/31/14 KC 6 - MIN 3 Y. Ventura K. Correia -208/7.5 O
7/30/14 KC 3 - MIN 2 D. Duffy P. Hughes -155/7 U
7/29/14 KC 1 - MIN 2 J. Shields K. Gibson -197/7.5 U
Minnesota: Last 10 Games | Season
Date vs/Score Line ATS OPS Avg Starter IP Opp Starter IP
7/2/15 @ KC 2-0 141/7.5 W/U .837 .286 K. Gibson 8.0 C. Young 5.1
7/1/15 @ CIN 1-2 176/7 L/U .343 .129 T. May 6.1 J. Cueto 8.0
6/30/15 @ CIN 8-5 115/8 W/O .970 .375 P. Hughes 6.2 A. DeSclafani 6.2
6/29/15 @ CIN 7-11 146/7.5 L/O .757 .257 M. Pelfrey 2.0 M. Leake 4.0
6/28/15 @ MIL 3-5 146/8 L/P .647 .219 T. Milone 6.0 M. Fiers 7.0
6/27/15 @ MIL 5-2 126/8 W/U .863 .226 K. Gibson 6.2 M. Garza 6.0
6/26/15 @ MIL 4-10 123/7.5 L/O .611 .206 T. May 0.1 K. Lohse 6.0
6/24/15 CHW 6-1 130/7 W/P .797 .324 P. Hughes 8.0 C. Sale 6.2
6/23/15 CHW 2-6 -102/8 L/P .708 .273 M. Pelfrey 6.2 J. Samardzija 7.0
6/22/15 CHW 13-2 -135/9 W/O 1.204 .385 T. Milone 6.0 J. Danks 5.1
Kansas City: Last 10 Games | Season
Date vs/Score Line ATS OPS Avg Starter IP Opp Starter IP
7/2/15 MIN 0-2 -153/7.5 L/U .369 .133 C. Young 5.1 K. Gibson 8.0
7/1/15 @ HOU 5-6 104/7.5 L/O .681 .212 E. Volquez 5.0 V. Velasquez 6.1
6/30/15 @ HOU 0-4 136/7 L/U .559 .235 D. Duffy 6.2 D. Keuchel 8.0
6/29/15 @ HOU 1-6 115/7 L/P .547 .161 J. Blanton 2.2 L. McCullers 7.0
6/28/15 @ OAK 5-3 130/7.5 W/O .590 .216 J. Guthrie 6.0 J. Chavez 5.2
6/27/15 @ OAK 3-2 134/7 W/U .564 .229 C. Young 6.0 S. Kazmir 7.0
6/26/15 @ OAK 5-2 117/7 W/P .875 .306 E. Volquez 7.0 J. Hahn 6.0
6/24/15 @ SEA 8-2 100/7 W/O .925 .351 D. Duffy 4.2 R. Elias 3.2
6/23/15 @ SEA 0-7 109/7 L/P .338 .156 J. Guthrie 5.0 M. Montgomery 9.0
6/22/15 @ SEA 4-1 136/6.5 W/U .706 .303 J. Blanton 6.0 F. Hernandez 6.2
Abbreviations Legend