Cleveland Indians visit Kansas City Royals in MLB Betting Odds Clash
The Kansas City Royals look to emerge victorious in MLB odds action as the Cleveland Indians arrive at Kauffman Stadium on Thursday.
Danny Duffy gets the call for the Kansas City Royals and he will try to build on a 5-10 mark. In the other dugout, Corey Kluber brings a 10-6 ledger to the game for the Cleveland Indians as he tries to quiet the Royals bats.
Cleveland Indians vs Kansas City Royals Opening Odds and Betting Line
Betting fans looking to pick the Kansas City Royals in this matchup found them as 112 underdogs on the MLB money line at 5Dimes. Betting the over under instead? It was 7.5 at its open earlier today and hovering near that number at Bovada.
Computer Prediction: Cleveland Indians vs Kansas City Royals Pick
Odds Shark computer score prediction models pick a possible 4.4-4.2 win for the Royals on Thursday. View the computer score prediction and who will win the pick on the moneyline for all upcoming MLB matchups here.
Team Betting Records & Power Rankings
Kansas City (50-50) will face the 51-50 Indians in this tilt. Stay Informed: follow us on Twitter for odds specials, betting line moves and Kansas City vs Cleveland injuries news.
It's a MLB baseball betting matchup between the No. 24-rated Kansas City Royals and the league No. 4-ranked Cleveland Indians, according to the latest MLB power poll here at Odds Shark.
How Cleveland Indians vs Kansas City Royals Stats Matchup
When it comes to getting on base, the visiting Cleveland Indians rank No. 9 at 8.81 hits per game. That compares with the Kansas City Royals No. 4 ranking in that category.
Defensively, Cleveland features the No. 22-rated defense on the road, allowing 4.36 runs per game. Kansas City, meanwhile, comes in at No. 25 at home, scoring 3.64 runs per game.
Recent Outings Betting Recap
In their last action, Cleveland was a 3-1 loser on the road against the Twins. Bettors on Minnesota at +128 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (4) sent UNDER bettors home happy as well. Cleveland looks to rebound from a loss to the Twins, who beat them 3-1 on Wednesday behind a start from Anthony Swarzak at Target Field.
Kansas City won its last outing, a 2-1 result against the White Sox on July 23. Bettors who backed the Royals at +100 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (3) sent UNDER bettors to the payout window. The Royals enjoyed a 2-1 victory at the expense of the White Sox on Wednesday, with James Shields throwing 1 innings of 0-hit ball at U.S. Cellular Field.
Cleveland Indians vs Kansas City Royals Betting Odds Trends
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Cleveland's last 6 games
Cleveland is 6-3 SU in its last 9 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Cleveland's last 6 games on the road
Cleveland is 1-6 SU in its last 7 games when playing on the road against Kansas City
Kansas City is 3-7 SU in its last 10 games
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Kansas City's last 5 games
Kansas City is 4-9 SU in its last 13 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Kansas City's last 6 games at home
Next Betting Matchups
Cleveland at Kansas City, Friday, July 25th