English
Menu

OddsShark Top Sportsbooks

Boston Red Sox at Kansas City Royals Betting Lines and Pick

Boston Red Sox

vs

Kansas City Royals
Friday, September 12, 2014 8:10 PM ET
Kauffman Stadium

The Kansas City Royals battle the visiting Boston Red Sox on Friday in MLB betting odds action at Kauffman Stadium.

It's a pitching duel between Yordano Ventura for the Kansas City Royals (12-9 on the year) and Allen Webster for Boston Red Sox (3-3 so far).

Boston Red Sox vs Kansas City Royals Opening Odds and Betting Line

Betting fans looking to pick the visiting Boston Red Sox before the first pitch in this match found them as 162-moneyline underdogs earlier today at Bovada. They saw the over/under total of 7 earlier at TopBet.

Get the free Odds Shark app with lines and Bet Tracker capabilities! In the Apple Store and on Google Play.

Computer Prediction: Boston Red Sox vs Kansas City Royals Pick

Odds Shark computer score prediction models pick a possible 4.1-3.4 win for the Royals on Friday. View the computer score prediction and who will win the pick on the moneyline for all upcoming MLB matchups here.

Boston Red Sox vs Kansas City Royals Odds and Stats.

Team Betting Records & Power Rankings

80-65 Kansas City battles the Red Sox, currently with a 64-83 mark. Stay Informed: follow us on Twitter for odds specials, betting line moves and Kansas City vs Boston injuries news.

The Kansas City Royals sit at No. 16 in the current MLB power poll here at Odds Shark, while the Boston Red Sox sit at No. 26 on the same chart.

ADVERTISEMENT:

How Boston Red Sox vs Kansas City Royals Stats Matchup

The game also pits Kansas City Royals No. 16-rated offense, averaging 4 runs per game, against a Boston Red Sox defense that ranks No. 24 at 4.41 in runs allowed per game. The Kansas City Royals have averaged 8.92 hits per game so far, more than Boston Red Sox batters have averaged on the year (8.35 hits per game).

Kansas City owns the No. 13 defense, allowing 4 men per game to cross the plate. That contrasts with Boston's No. 24-rated defense.

Recent Outings Betting Recap

In their last action, Boston was a 6-3 winner on the road against the Royals. Bettors on Boston at +115 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (9) sent OVER bettors home happy as well. Boston looks to continue its winning ways following a victory last time out against the Royals, a 6-3 final on Thursday in support of Clay Buchholz at Kauffman Stadium.

Boston Red Sox vs Kansas City Royals Betting Odds Trends

Boston is 1-4 SU in its last 5 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Boston's last 6 games
The total has gone UNDER in 14 of Boston's last 21 games on the road
Boston is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games when playing Kansas City
Kansas City is 2-4 SU in its last 6 games
The total has gone UNDER in 9 of Kansas City's last 12 games
Kansas City is 13-6 SU in its last 19 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Kansas City's last 6 games at home

Next Betting Matchups

Boston at Kansas City, Saturday, September 13th

Comments