Major League Baseball
MATCHUP
Minnesota Twins at Kansas City Royals
Stats: Overall | Home/Away | Grass | Today's Starters | Bullpens | Starting Staffs
Records: Umpire: N/A | 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 47-57 0.76 24-29 23-28 50-49-5 51-53 -11.38
Kansas City 53-51 -5.00 25-26 28-25 48-51-5 59-45 16.90
Live Odds | All Odds
Home Away O/U
Opening line -175 165 7.5 -125
5Dimes.eu -168 158 8 -105
Sportsbook -170 150 8 -105
TopBet.eu -170 150 8 -105
Covers.com -170 156 8 102
Best home line Best road line Recent line moves
Overall W/L TW/TL IP H WHIP ERA AF AA O/U
Kyle Gibson (R)
James Shields (R)
8-8
9-5
9-10
13-9
107.1
143.1
107
153
1.28
1.27
4.19
3.58
4.2
4.8
3.6
4.1
11-8
14-7
Last 3 W/L TW/TL IP H WHIP ERA AF AA O/U
Kyle Gibson (R)
James Shields (R)
1-2
0-1
1-2
1-2
14.1
19.2
22
21
1.74
1.17
6.91
2.75
5.0
2.3
4.3
3.7
3-0
1-2
Bullpens | In-Depth
  Total   Available
  IP WHIP ERA IP WHIP ERA
MIN 349.1 1.22 3.48 341.1 1.22 3.38
Last 3 45.0 1.20 3.20 37.0 1.16 2.19
  IP WHIP ERA IP WHIP ERA
KC 258.2 1.17 2.54 258.2 1.17 2.54
Last 3 21.0 1.19 2.14 21.0 1.19 2.14
Umpire
  W/L O/U Runs Str % HR P
N/A - - - - - -
Overall Stats | In-Depth
  W/L O/U Avg ERA
MIN
KC
47-57
53-51
50-49
48-51
.242
.259
4.34
3.73
  vs R vs L Start Pen
MIN
KC
.239
.262
.248
.250
5.03
3.88
3.14
3.41
Home/Away Stats | In-Depth
  W/L O/U Avg ERA
MIN
KC
23-28
25-26
24-25
25-25
.237
.249
4.21
4.25
  vs R vs L Start Pen
MIN
KC
.226
.254
.263
.237
4.82
4.14
3.05
4.46
Last 10 | In-Depth
  W/L O/U Avg ERA
MIN
KC
3-7
5-5
3-7
4-6
.208
.243
5.00
3.46
  vs R vs L Start Pen
MIN
KC
.219
.258
.190
.208
6.79
4.45
2.58
1.67
Series Game Records
MIN O AW AL
Game 1
Game 2
Game 3
Game 4
10-23
16-17
18-13
3-4
4-15
4-6
10-4
2-2
6-8
12-11
8-9
1-2
KC O AW AL
Game 1
Game 2
Game 3
Game 4
18-15
17-16
14-16
4-4
9-8
11-7
7-8
1-2
9-7
6-9
7-8
3-2
Stadium
Kauffman Stadium
Wind (MPH) 0-10 10-20 20+
Over/Under 8-15 17-10 0-0
Injuries
Minnesota Twins
Fielders   Status/Updated Notes
Joe Mauer 1B 15-day DL - Oblique - 7/19/14 Mauer is on the 15-day disabled list after suffering a strained oblique.
Pitchers   Status/Updated Notes
Phil Hughes SP Prob Wed - Leg - 7/27/14 Hughes left his start on Thursday due to a right shin contusion but is expected to make his next scheduled start on Wednesday against the Royals.
Kyle Gibson SP Prob Tues - Back - 7/27/14 Gibson was scratched from his July 23 scheduled start due to lower back stiffness. He is expected to make his next scheduled start on Tuesday against the Royals.
Ricky Nolasco SP 15-day DL - Elbow - 7/20/14 Nolasco is on the 15-day disable list due to flexor pronator stiffness in his right elbow. He has started a throwing program but there is no timetable for his return.
Mike Pelfrey SP 60-day DL - Elbow - 6/19/14 Pelfrey is on the 60-day disabled list while recovering from surgery on his right elbow. He is expected to miss the remainder of the season.
Kansas City Royals
Fielders   Status/Updated Notes
Eric Hosmer 1B Ques Tues - Hand - 7/27/14 Hosmer is dealing with a hand injury and did not play Sunday. He is questionable for Tuesday's game against the Twins.
Pitchers   Status/Updated Notes
Jason Vargas SP Early Aug - Abdominal - 7/17/14 Vargas is on the 15-day disabled list while recovering from an appendectomy. He is expected to return in early August.
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
7/2/14 MIN 0 - KC 4 K. Correia J. Vargas 126/8 U
7/1/14 MIN 10 - KC 2 R. Nolasco J. Shields 128/7.5 O
6/30/14 MIN 1 - KC 6 Y. Pino D. Duffy 126/8 U
4/20/14 KC 3 - MIN 8 Y. Ventura P. Hughes -180/8 O
4/19/14 KC 5 - MIN 4 B. Chen K. Correia -147/8.5 O
4/18/14 KC 5 - MIN 0 J. Vargas R. Nolasco -145/7.5 U
4/13/14 MIN 4 - KC 3 K. Correia J. Vargas 115/8 U
4/12/14 MIN 7 - KC 1 R. Nolasco J. Shields 131/7.5 O
4/11/14 MIN 10 - KC 1 K. Gibson B. Chen 114/8 O
2013 Season
8/29/13 MIN 1 - KC 3 S. Deduno B. Chen 118/8 U
8/28/13 MIN 1 - KC 8 A. Albers D. Duffy 111/8.5 O
8/27/13 MIN 1 - KC 6 K. Correia J. Shields 144/8.5 U
8/7/13 KC 5 - MIN 2 D. Duffy S. Deduno -145/8 U
8/6/13 KC 0 - MIN 7 J. Shields A. Albers -188/7.5 U
8/5/13 KC 13 - MIN 0 J. Guthrie K. Correia -152/8.5 O
8/1/13 MIN 2 - KC 7 S. Diamond J. Shields 147/7.5 O
7/31/13 MIN 3 - KC 4 K. Correia J. Guthrie 103/8.5 U
7/30/13 MIN 2 - KC 7 M. Pelfrey E. Santana 120/7.5 O
6/30/13 MIN 8 - KC 9 K. Correia E. Santana -101/8 O
6/29/13 MIN 6 - KC 2 K. Gibson W. Davis -107/8.5 U
Minnesota: Last 10 Games | Season
Date vs/Score Line ATS OPS Avg Starter IP Opp Starter IP
7/27/14 CHW 4-3 -127/9 W/U .603 .207 Y. Pino 6.0 S. Carroll 6.0
7/26/14 CHW 0-7 158/7.5 L/U .441 .182 L. Darnell 5.0 C. Sale 8.0
7/25/14 CHW 5-9 -122/9 L/O .679 .250 K. Correia 4.0 J. Danks 7.0
7/24/14 CHW 2-5 -158/8.5 L/U .329 .100 P. Hughes 3.0 H. Noesi 7.2
7/23/14 CLE 3-1 126/8.5 W/U .800 .267 A. Swarzak 5.0 T. Bauer 6.0
7/22/14 CLE 2-8 133/9 L/O .762 .257 Y. Pino 6.1 D. Salazar 5.0
7/21/14 CLE 4-3 100/9.5 W/U .837 .290 K. Johnson 5.0 T. House 5.0
7/20/14 TB 3-5 121/8.5 L/U .508 .182 K. Correia 4.0 C. Archer 6.1
7/19/14 TB 1-5 136/7 L/U .393 .156 P. Hughes 7.0 D. Price 8.0
7/18/14 TB 2-6 111/7.5 L/O .562 .182 K. Gibson 6.1 A. Cobb 5.2
Kansas City: Last 10 Games | Season
Date vs/Score Line ATS OPS Avg Starter IP Opp Starter IP
7/27/14 CLE 3-10 -111/8 L/O .523 .229 B. Chen 5.0 D. Salazar 7.0
7/26/14 CLE 7-5 -109/9 W/O .739 .273 J. Guthrie 5.2 Z. McAllister 4.0
7/25/14 CLE 6-4 -119/8 W/O .980 .303 Y. Ventura 6.1 J. Tomlin 5.1
7/24/14 CLE 2-1 x -118/7 W/U .299 .116 D. Duffy 7.0 C. Kluber 9.0
7/23/14 @ CHW 2-1 -102/7.5 W/U .777 .303 J. Shields 7.0 J. Quintana 7.0
7/22/14 @ CHW 7-1 -149/9 W/U 1.038 .341 B. Chen 5.0 S. Carroll 5.0
7/21/14 @ CHW 1-3 156/7 L/U .607 .250 J. Guthrie 6.0 C. Sale 7.0
7/20/14 @ BOS 0-6 143/7.5 L/U .379 .133 Y. Ventura 4.1 J. Lester 8.0
7/19/14 @ BOS 1-2 118/8 L/U .524 .161 D. Duffy 6.2 R. De La Rosa 7.0
7/18/14 @ BOS 4-5 115/8 L/O .692 .308 J. Shields 5.2 C. Buchholz 6.0
Abbreviations Legend