Detroit Tigers vs Kansas City Royals Odds - Sunday May 4 2014

Detroit Tigers

vs

Kansas City Royals
Sunday, May 04, 2014 2:10 PM ET
Kauffman Stadium
Matchup - Best Odds
DET at KC
Tigers   Royals
16-9
14-15
Best DET Line -133
Best KC Line +125
Best Under 8.5 (u -110)
Power Ranking
Detroit 12
Kansas City 13
Betting Odds Preview
Detroit Tigers at Kansas City Royals
The Kansas City Royals will look to improve on a 14-15 record when they take on the Detroit Tigers, a key part of the MLB betting odds line up on Sunday.

Kansas City hands the ball to starter Jason Vargas in this one and he'll try to improve on his 2-0 mark on the year.

Odds - Moneyline / Spread
Moneyline Spread
Opening
-137
+127
-1.5   +1.5  
-135
+125
-1.5 +130 +1.5 -140
-138
+128
   
-134
+124
-1.5 +125 +1.5 -145
-133
+123
-1.5 +125 +1.5 -145
-135
+125
-1.5 +125 +1.5 -145
-134
+124
-1.5 +125 +1.5 -145
-135
+125
-1.5 +130 +1.5 -140
Total - Over / Under
Total Price
Opening
8.5
   
8.5
o +100 u -110
8.5
o -105 u -115
8.5
o -105 u -115
8.5
o +100 u -120
8.5
o +100 u -120
8.5
o -105 u -115
8.5
o +100 u -110
Consensus - Current Bets
Moneyline Over/Under
57%
43%
44%
56%
-137 +127 > 8.5 < 8.5
Smart Chart
  • DET
  • 4.84
  • 3.96
  • 3.65
  • 9.56
  • 2.92
  • 8.12
  • 2.76
  •  
  • offense
  • defense
  • Team ERA
  • Offensive Hits
  • Offensive Walks
  • Defensive Hits
  • Defensive Walks
  • KC
  • 3.86
  • 4.14
  • 3.67
  • 8.52
  • 2.52
  • 8.34
  • 3.10
Team Record
Detroit Tigers
All Last 10 vs Div vs AL vs NL
record Home Away Fave Dog O/U vs LHP vs RHP
90-75 45-37 45-38 72-55 21-19 83-75-6 28-23 62-52
4-6 4-4 0-2 4-5 0-1 4-5-1 1-1 3-5
43-33 20-18 23-15 35-26 9-6 40-32-4 12-9 31-24
78-67 37-35 41-32 60-49 21-17 73-65-6 22-21 56-46
12-8 8-2 4-6 12-6 0-2 10-10 6-2 6-6
Team Record
Kansas City Royals
All Last 10 vs Div vs AL vs NL
record Home Away Fave Dog O/U vs LHP vs RHP
100-77 48-41 52-36 68-42 37-34 81-88-8 27-23 73-54
6-4 4-2 2-2 3-2 3-2 5-5 1-2 5-2
39-37 18-19 21-18 28-23 12-14 39-35-2 9-8 30-29
82-68 39-36 43-32 55-37 31-30 69-74-7 20-18 62-50
18-9 9-5 9-4 13-5 6-4 12-14-1 7-5 11-4
Recent Form
  • DET
  • 16-9
  • 237
  • 7-1
  • 9-8
  • 15-8
  • 1-1
  • 12-12-1
  • 0.88
  •  
  • record
  • money
  • vs LHP
  • vs RHP
  • fave record
  • dog record
  • O/U Record
  • differential
  • KC
  • 14-15
  • -383
  • 3-4
  • 11-11
  • 13-6
  • 1-9
  • 14-14-1
  • -0.28
Pitchers Last 3 Starts
Detroit Tigers
J Verlander (3-1) ERA: 2.48 View Pitcher Log
Date OPP SU Score O/U IP Money
Apr 29, 2014 CHW W 4-3 U 7 71
Apr 22, 2014 CHW W 8-6 O 7 41
Apr 17, 2014 CLE W 7-5 O 5 70
Kansas City Royals
J Vargas (2-0) ERA: 2.40 View Pitcher Log
Date OPP SU Score O/U IP Money
Apr 29, 2014 TOR W 10-7 O 6.1 71
Apr 23, 2014 CLE L 3-5 O 6 -100
Apr 18, 2014 MIN W 5-0 U 7 70
Pitcher Recent Starts vs Opponent
Detroit Tigers
J Verlander (3-1) ERA: 2.48
Date Score Winner IP Hits Runs Earned Runs Walks Strikeouts Decision
Mar 31, 2014 4-3 DET 6 6 3 2 3 2 No Decision
Sep 13, 2013 6-3 DET 6.2 9 3 3 0 7 Win
Sep 7, 2013 4-3 KC 7 8 4 4 1 7 Loss
Aug 16, 2013 2-1 KC 8 7 2 2 2 6 Loss
Jul 20, 2013 6-5 KC 5.2 8 6 5 4 3 Loss
Kansas City Royals
J Vargas (2-0) ERA: 2.40
Date Score Winner IP Hits Runs Earned Runs Walks Strikeouts Decision
Apr 2, 2014 2-1 DET 7 5 1 1 1 6 No Decision
May 9, 2012 2-1 SEA 8 5 1 1 0 6 Win
Apr 24, 2012 7-4 SEA 6 6 4 4 1 4 Win
Apr 18, 2011 8-3 DET 6 6 2 2 2 4 No Decision
Jul 3, 2010 6-1 DET 4.1 8 6 6 2 3 Loss
Head to Head Detail
Search MLB Database Score Line Total O/U Pitcher
DET KC
9 2
  +100
8.5  
Over  
D Smyly D Duffy
DET KC
8 2
  -135
7.5  
Over  
R Porcello J Shields
KC DET
1 2
  -184
7.5  
Under  
J Vargas M Scherzer
KC DET
3 4
  -149
7  
Push  
J Shields J Verlander
KC DET
2 3
  -188
8  
Under  
J Guthrie M Scherzer
KC DET
1 0
  -126
7.5  
Under  
E Santana D Fister
KC DET
3 6
  -162
7.5  
Over  
B Chen J Verlander
DET KC
2 5
  +107
8.5  
Under  
D Fister B Chen
DET KC
3 4
  +111
8  
Under  
J Verlander D Duffy
DET KC
16 2
  +101
7.5  
Over  
A Sanchez J Shields
Betting Odds Trends
Detroit Tigers
Betting Odds Trends
Kansas City Royals
Injuries
Detroit Tigers
  • No Injuries
Injuries
Kansas City Royals
  • No Injuries
Last 5 Games
Detroit Tigers
Date OPP Score SU Line Total Starter IP Opp. Starter
May 3, 2014 KC 9-2 W -110 8.5 D Smyly 7 D Duffy
May 2, 2014 KC 8-2 W +125 7.5 R Porcello 7 J Shields
Apr 30, 2014 CHW 5-1 W -171 8 M Scherzer 6 H Noesi
Apr 29, 2014 CHW 4-3 W -140 8 J Verlander 7 J Quintana
Apr 26, 2014 MIN 3-5 L -142 8.5 A Sanchez 2.2 P Hughes
Kansas City Royals
Date OPP Score SU Line Total Starter IP Opp. Starter
May 3, 2014 DET 2-9 L +100 8.5 D Duffy 4 D Smyly
May 2, 2014 DET 2-8 L -135 7.5 J Shields 6.1 R Porcello
May 1, 2014 TOR 3-7 L +104 8.5 J Guthrie 6 M Buehrle
Apr 30, 2014 TOR 4-2 W -133 7.5 Y Ventura 5 D Hutchison
Apr 29, 2014 TOR 10-7 W -141 8 J Vargas 6.1 D McGowan
Stats Comparison
Detroit Tigers
Kansas City Royals
Runs Scored Runs Allowed Team ERA
4.84 3.86
3.96 4.14
3.65 3.67
Runs Scored Road vs. Home Runs Allowed Road vs. Home Starter ERA
5.00 4.07
3.73 4.57
2.48 2.40
Stats Comparison
Detroit Tigers
Kansas City Royals
Offensive Hits Hits Allowed Bullpen Innings Pitched Last 3
9.56 8.52
8.12 8.34
7 10.2
Offensive Walks Defensive Walks Wins Last 10 Games
2.92 2.52
2.76 3.10
4 6
Supergrid
STAT Rank STAT Rank
Away Team Overall Scoring vs Home Team Overall Defense 4.84 6 4.14 14
Away Team Away Scoring vs Home Team Home Defense 5.00 8 4.57 19
Home Team Overall Scoring vs Away Team Overall Defense 3.86 24 3.96 9
Home Team Home Scoring vs Away Team Road Defense 4.07 15 3.73 9