Detroit Tigers vs Kansas City Royals Betting Preview
Kansas City Royals vs Detroit Tigers Odds
The baseball wagering menu sees a clash between Detroit and Kansas City on Wednesday, with the host Tigers trying to win for themselves and reward bettors who back them on the moneyline.
Kansas City puts its faith in starter Wade Davis to earn a win and boost his personal mark of 2-0. Getting the ball for the Tigers is Max Scherzer, who owns a 1-0 record on the season with a 2.84 ERA.
The Odds Shark MLB Power Rankings have the Tigers at No. 2 in the American League and the Royals at No. 3 in the American League heading into this contest.
How They Match Up:
On offense, it's a battle between Detroit and its American League No. 8-rated batting order, averaging 4.4 runs per nine innings, against the American League's No. 10 lineup of the Royals at 4 runs per outing.
Defensively, Kansas City features the American League's No. 3-rated defense on the road, allowing 3.5 runs per game. Detroit, meanwhile, comes in at No. 1 in the American League at home, scoring 6.7 runs per game.
A few Royals at Tigers trends to consider:
Kansas City is 1-6-1 SU in its last 8 games ,when playing Detroit
Kansas City is 0-4-1 SU in its last 5 games ,when playing on the road against Detroit
Detroit7-0-1 SU in its last 8 games when playing at home against Kansas City
Detroit6-1-1 SU in its last 8 games when playing Kansas City
Detroit12-4-1 SU in its last 17 games at home
Detroit is 0-4-1 SU in its last 5 games ,
Kansas City at Detroit, Thursday, April 25