Major League Baseball
MATCHUP
Texas Rangers at Kansas City Royals
Stats: Overall | Home/Away | Grass | Today's Starters | Bullpens | Starting Staffs
Records: Umpire: Chad Fairchild | Last 5 | Last 10 | After Win | After Loss
Teams: Texas Rangers | Kansas City Royals
Summary
7:15 PM ET W/L Units H A O/U RL W/L RL Units
Texas 55-42 19.39 29-15 26-27 51-41-5 54-43 5.03
Kansas City 48-47 3.10 31-15 17-32 42-48-5 50-45 -4.04
Live Odds | All Odds
Home Away O/U
Opening line 114 -124 8 105
BetNow.eu 115 -125 9 -110
Westgate 117 -127 9 -110
Wynn 115 -125 9 -110
Boyd 117 -127 9 -110
Covers.com 115 -135 9 -105
Best home line Best road line Recent line moves
Overall W/L TW/TL IP H WHIP ERA AF AA O/U
Cole Hamels (L)
Yordano Ventura (R)
10-2
6-7
14-5
9-9
120.0
101.1
106
102
1.28
1.41
3.00
4.97
4.7
4.2
3.6
4.6
11-7
10-8
Last 3 W/L TW/TL IP H WHIP ERA AF AA O/U
Cole Hamels (L)
Yordano Ventura (R)
1-1
0-2
2-1
0-3
16.1
16.2
19
18
1.71
1.20
5.51
4.86
4.7
2.0
3.7
4.7
2-1
1-2
Bullpens | In-Depth
  Total   Available
  IP WHIP ERA IP WHIP ERA
TEX 217.2 1.23 3.56 217.2 1.23 3.56
Last 3 23.0 1.13 3.13 23.0 1.13 3.13
  IP WHIP ERA IP WHIP ERA
KC 276.1 1.25 3.22 276.1 1.25 3.22
Last 3 26.2 1.58 5.40 26.2 1.58 5.40
Umpire
  W/L O/U Runs Str % HR P
Chad Fairchild 8-8 8-7 9.56 62.6 2.6 298.2
Overall Stats | In-Depth
  W/L O/U Avg ERA
TEX
KC
55-42
48-47
51-41
42-48
.260
.267
4.51
4.24
  vs R vs L Start Pen
TEX
KC
.253
.263
.279
.280
4.24
4.96
4.98
3.11
Home/Away Stats | In-Depth
  W/L O/U Avg ERA
TEX
KC
26-27
31-15
26-25
22-22
.246
.285
4.32
4.06
  vs R vs L Start Pen
TEX
KC
.245
.279
.247
.303
4.31
4.64
4.33
3.20
Last 10 | In-Depth
  W/L O/U Avg ERA
TEX
KC
2-8
4-6
6-4
5-5
.243
.250
6.32
4.81
  vs R vs L Start Pen
TEX
KC
.250
.236
.222
.297
7.55
4.53
4.15
5.29
Series Game Records
TEX O AW AL
Game 1
Game 2
Game 3
Game 4
15-17
22-8
16-13
2-4
7-11
10-4
14-7
1-1
8-6
12-4
2-6
1-3
KC O AW AL
Game 1
Game 2
Game 3
Game 4
16-15
14-16
15-13
3-3
6-7
7-8
7-7
3-2
10-8
7-8
8-6
0-1
Stadium
Kauffman Stadium
Wind (MPH) 0-10 10-20 20+
Over/Under 10-11 12-9 0-2
Injuries
Texas Rangers
Fielders   Status/Updated Notes
Prince Fielder DH 15-day DL - Neck - 7/20/16 Fielder is battling a herniated disc in his neck and has been placed on the 15-day. He is in danger of missing the remainder of the season if he elects to have surgery.
Shin-Soo Choo RF 15-day DL - Back - 7/20/16 Choo is dealing with lower-back inflammation and has been placed on the 15-day disabled list as a result.
Bryan Holaday C 15-day DL - Thumb - 7/6/16 Holaday has been placed on the 15-day disabled list due to a left thumb contusion.
Drew Stubbs CF 60-day DL - Toe - 6/29/16 Stubbs sustained a sprained left pinky toe and has been placed on the 60-day disabled list.
Josh Hamilton LF out for season - Knee - 6/8/16 Hamilton had season-ending surgery to repair damaged cartilage and ACL reconstruction in his knee.
Pitchers   Status/Updated Notes
Derek Holland SP Late July - Shoulder - 7/15/16 Holland is sidelined with left shoulder inflammation and has been placed on the 60-day disabled list. He is expected to return towards the end of the month.
Colby Lewis SP Late Aug - Tricep - 7/3/16 Lewis has been placed on the 60-day disabled list with a Grade 2 lat strain and is expected to miss up to two months of action.
Tanner Scheppers RP Early Aug - Knee - 7/8/16 Scheppers had surgery to fix torn articular cartilage in his left knee and has been placed on the 60-day disabled list. He is not expected to return until the beginning of August.
Kansas City Royals
Fielders   Status/Updated Notes
Lorenzo Cain CF 15-day DL - Hamstring - 7/15/16 Cain is sidelined due a strained left hamstring and has been placed on the 15-day disabled list.
Mike Moustakas 3B out for season - Knee - 6/14/16 Moustakas had surgery to repair a torn right ACL and has been placed on the 60-day disabled list. He is expected to miss the remainder of the season.
Pitchers   Status/Updated Notes
Yordano Ventura SP day-to-day - Ribs - 7/23/16 Ventura suffered a right rib contusion during his last start but is expected to be available for his next turn in the rotation.
Kris Medlen SP 60-day DL - Shoulder - 7/18/16 Medlen is on the 60-day disabled list due to a Grade 1 rotator cuff strain in his right shoulder.
Mike Minor SP 60-day DL - Shoulder - 6/27/16 Minor has been placed on the 60-day disabled list with a left shoulder injury. He suffered a setback in his recovery and there is no timetable for a return.
Jason Vargas SP 60-day DL - Elbow - 4/18/16 Vargas had offseason Tommy John surgery has been placed on the 60-day disabled list with a left elbow injury. He is in danger of missing the entire 2016 season.
Tim Collins RP out for season - Elbow - 4/3/16 Collins has been placed on the 60-day disabled list and will miss the entire 2016 season after undergoing a second Tommy John surgery.
Recent Meetings
Date Home/Away H Starter A Starter Line O/U
7/22/16 KC 3 - TEX 1 D. Duffy Y. Darvish -110/7.5 U
2015 Season
6/7/15 KC 4 - TEX 3 J. Guthrie C. Lewis -130/9 U
6/6/15 KC 2 - TEX 4 Y. Ventura W. Rodriguez -148/8 U
6/5/15 KC 0 - TEX 4 E. Volquez C. Gonzalez -169/8.5 U
5/14/15 TEX 3 - KC 6 R. Detwiler J. Guthrie -103/9 P
5/13/15 TEX 5 - KC 2 Y. Gallardo Y. Ventura 115/8 U
5/12/15 TEX 6 - KC 7 x N. Martinez E. Volquez 121/9 O
5/11/15 TEX 8 - KC 2 C. Lewis D. Duffy 125/7.5 O
2014 Season
9/3/14 KC 4 - TEX 1 J. Vargas N. Tepesch -168/8 U
9/2/14 KC 2 - TEX 1 J. Guthrie D. Holland -151/8 U
9/1/14 KC 4 - TEX 3 Y. Ventura C. Lewis -190/8 U
8/24/14 TEX 3 - KC 1 S. Baker J. Vargas 139/9 U
8/23/14 TEX 3 - KC 6 N. Tepesch J. Guthrie 110/9 P
8/22/14 TEX 3 - KC 6 C. Lewis Y. Ventura 122/9 P
2013 Season
9/22/13 KC 4 - TEX 0 x J. Shields A. Ogando -124/7 U
9/21/13 KC 1 - TEX 3 J. Guthrie M. Garza -105/7.5 U
9/20/13 KC 2 - TEX 1 E. Santana M. Perez -130/7.5 U
6/2/13 TEX 3 - KC 1 Y. Darvish E. Santana -207/8 U
6/1/13 TEX 1 - KC 4 x N. Tepesch J. Shields -123/9 U
5/31/13 TEX 7 - KC 2 D. Holland W. Davis -225/9.5 U
Texas: Last 10 Games | Season
Date vs/Score Line ATS OPS Avg Starter IP Opp Starter IP
7/22/16 @ KC 1-3 102/7.5 L/U .493 .161 Y. Darvish 6.0 D. Duffy 6.2
7/20/16 @ LAA 4-7 140/9 L/O .897 .270 M. Perez 6.0 H. Santiago 5.0
7/19/16 @ LAA 6-8 111/10 L/O .932 .325 K. Lohse 4.1 T. Lincecum 5.0
7/18/16 @ LAA 5-9 105/8.5 L/O .875 .235 A. Griffin 5.0 N. Tropeano 2.0
7/17/16 @ CHC 4-1 117/9.5 W/U .541 .182 C. Hamels 8.0 J. Lackey 8.0
7/16/16 @ CHC 1-3 115/7.5 L/U .310 .107 Y. Darvish 4.1 J. Hammel 6.0
7/15/16 @ CHC 0-6 173/8.5 L/U .397 .161 M. Perez 5.2 K. Hendricks 6.0
7/10/16 MIN 5-15 -162/10 L/O .809 .273 A. Griffin 5.0 T. Milone 5.0
7/9/16 MIN 6-8 -143/10.5 L/O .849 .342 K. Lohse 5.0 R. Nolasco 6.0
7/8/16 MIN 6-5 -186/9.5 W/O .861 .303 C. Hamels 4.1 K. Gibson 5.0
Kansas City: Last 10 Games | Season
Date vs/Score Line ATS OPS Avg Starter IP Opp Starter IP
7/22/16 TEX 3-1 -110/7.5 W/U .722 .258 D. Duffy 6.2 Y. Darvish 6.0
7/20/16 CLE 4-11 124/8.5 L/O .603 .206 I. Kennedy 4.1 C. Carrasco 6.0
7/19/16 CLE 3-7 116/7.5 L/O .485 .229 B. Flynn 2.1 D. Salazar 6.2
7/18/16 CLE 7-3 136/8 W/O 1.026 .333 E. Volquez 7.0 C. Kluber 7.0
7/17/16 @ DET 2-4 135/8.5 L/U .425 .182 Y. Ventura 7.0 M. Fulmer 8.0
7/16/16 @ DET 8-4 -133/9 W/O .793 .306 D. Duffy 6.1 M. Pelfrey 1.2
7/15/16 @ DET 2-4 127/8.5 L/U .447 .156 I. Kennedy 5.1 J. Verlander 7.0
7/10/16 SEA 5-8 113/10.5 L/O .901 .286 D. Gee 3.2 M. Montgomery 6.1
7/9/16 SEA 5-3 106/9.5 W/U .893 .343 E. Volquez 6.0 W. Miley 5.1
7/8/16 SEA 2-3 100/8.5 L/U .587 .194 Y. Ventura 7.0 H. Iwakuma 6.2
Abbreviations Legend