Kansas City Royals vs Oakland Athletics Odds - Saturday August 2 2014

Kansas City Royals

vs

Oakland Athletics
Saturday, August 02, 2014 4:05 PM ET
O.co Coliseum
Matchup - Best Odds
KC at OAK
Royals   Athletics
56-52
66-42
Best KC Line +158
Best OAK Line -165
Best Under 7 (u -132)
Power Ranking
Kansas City 13
Oakland 8
Betting Odds Preview
Kansas City Royals at Oakland Athletics
The Oakland Athletics will look to bolster their win total and reward those moneyline betting when the Kansas City Royals invade O.co Coliseum on Saturday.

It's a pitching duel between Jon Lester for the Oakland Athletics (10-7 on the year) and Jason Vargas for Kansas City Royals (8-4 so far).

Odds - Moneyline / Spread
Moneyline Spread
Opening
+195
-210
+1.5   -1.5  
+158
-168
+1.5 -140 -1.5 +130
+160
-175
   
+155
-175
+1.5 -135 -1.5 +115
+158
-178
+1.5 -135 -1.5 +115
+155
-165
+1.5 -136 -1.5 +116
Total - Over / Under
Total Price
Opening
7
   
6.5
o -110 u +100
7
o +115 u -135
7
o +115 u -135
6.5
o -125 u +105
7
o +112 u -132
Consensus - Current Bets
Moneyline Over/Under
44%
56%
37%
63%
+195 -210 > 7 < 7
Smart Chart
  • KC
  • 3.95
  • 3.93
  • 3.63
  • 8.98
  • 2.34
  • 8.70
  • 2.94
  •  
  • offense
  • defense
  • Team ERA
  • Offensive Hits
  • Offensive Walks
  • Defensive Hits
  • Defensive Walks
  • OAK
  • 4.95
  • 3.46
  • 3.17
  • 8.79
  • 3.72
  • 7.86
  • 2.69
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
90-73 43-39 47-34 64-40 31-32 74-81-8 25-21 65-52
7-3 2-1 5-2 4-3 3-0 6-4 2-1 5-2
39-37 18-19 21-18 28-23 12-14 39-35-2 9-8 30-29
75-68 36-36 39-32 53-37 26-30 66-70-7 18-18 57-50
15-5 7-3 8-2 11-3 5-2 8-11-1 7-3 8-2
Team Record
Oakland Athletics
All Last 10 vs Div vs AL vs NL
record Home Away Fave Dog O/U vs LHP vs RHP
88-75 48-33 40-42 85-52 6-21 77-76-10 24-25 64-50
4-6 2-3 2-3 4-6 0-0 5-4-1 1-2 3-4
38-38 18-19 20-19 35-27 5-10 37-36-3 10-17 28-21
75-68 40-31 35-37 72-46 6-20 66-72-5 21-23 54-45
13-7 8-2 5-5 13-6 0-1 11-4-5 3-2 10-5
Recent Form
  • KC
  • 56-52
  • 43
  • 13-15
  • 43-37
  • 36-26
  • 20-26
  • 49-54-5
  • 0.02
  •  
  • record
  • money
  • vs LHP
  • vs RHP
  • fave record
  • dog record
  • O/U Record
  • differential
  • OAK
  • 66-42
  • 522
  • 18-12
  • 48-30
  • 64-30
  • 2-12
  • 53-49-6
  • 1.49
Pitchers Last 3 Starts
Kansas City Royals
J Vargas (8-4) ERA: 3.31 View Pitcher Log
Date OPP SU Score O/U IP Money
Jul 8, 2014 TB L 3-4 P 5.2 -100
Jul 2, 2014 MIN W 4-0 U 7 72
Jun 27, 2014 LAA W 8-6 O 4 80
Oakland Athletics
J Lester (10-7) ERA: 2.52 View Pitcher Log
Date OPP SU Score O/U IP Money
Jul 25, 2014 TB L 4-6 O 6 -100
Jul 20, 2014 KC W 6-0 U 8 65
Jul 10, 2014 CHW W 4-3 U 7 65
Pitcher Recent Starts vs Opponent
Kansas City Royals
J Vargas (8-4) ERA: 3.31
Date Score Winner IP Hits Runs Earned Runs Walks Strikeouts Decision
Sep 24, 2013 3-0 LAA 9 4 0 0 1 5 Win
Sep 18, 2013 5-4 LAA 6 7 4 4 2 5 No Decision
Apr 11, 2013 8-1 OAK 5.2 10 5 5 3 4 Loss
Sep 29, 2012 7-4 OAK 7 5 1 1 0 7 No Decision
Sep 9, 2012 4-2 OAK 7 4 3 3 3 6 Loss
Oakland Athletics
J Lester (10-7) ERA: 2.52
Date Score Winner IP Hits Runs Earned Runs Walks Strikeouts Decision
Jul 20, 2014 6-0 BOS 8 4 0 0 2 8 Win
Aug 8, 2013 5-1 KC 7 5 3 1 2 4 Loss
Aug 24, 2012 4-3 BOS 7 6 3 3 4 6 Win
May 9, 2012 4-3 KC 5 6 4 1 1 3 Loss
Aug 21, 2011 6-1 BOS 6 3 1 1 4 3 Win
Head to Head Detail
Search MLB Database Score Line Total O/U Pitcher
KC OAK
1 0
  -225
7.5  
Under  
J Guthrie S Gray
OAK KC
10 4
  +118
9  
Over  
A Griffin L Mendoza
OAK KC
3 4
  -109
8.5  
Under  
J Parker E Santana
OAK KC
6 3
  +108
9  
Push  
T Milone W Davis
KC OAK
3 4
  -168
8  
Under  
L Mendoza A Griffin
KC OAK
1 2
  -139
7  
Under  
E Santana T Milone
KC OAK
1 2
  -102
7  
Under  
J Shields J Parker
OAK KC
3 0
  -106
8  
Under  
D Straily L Hochevar
OAK KC
2 3
  +110
8.5  
Under  
B McCarthy W Smith
OAK KC
0 5
  -112
8.5  
Under  
J Parker J Guthrie
Betting Odds Trends
Kansas City Royals
Betting Odds Trends
Oakland Athletics
Injuries
Kansas City Royals
  • Christian Colon 2B 15-Day DL
  • Luke Hochevar P 60-Day DL
  • Michael Mariot P 60-Day DL
Injuries
Oakland Athletics
  • Kyle Blanks 1B 60-Day DL
  • Craig Gentry OF O (head)
  • A.J. Griffin P 60-Day DL
  • John Jaso C 7-Day DL
  • Jarrod Parker P 60-Day DL
  • Geovany Soto C D2D (hand)
Last 5 Games
Kansas City Royals
Date OPP Score SU Line Total Starter IP Opp. Starter
Aug 1, 2014 OAK 1-0 W +205 7.5 J Guthrie 6 S Gray
Jul 31, 2014 MIN 6-3 W -210 7.5 Y Ventura 7 K Correia
Jul 30, 2014 MIN 3-2 W -152 7 D Duffy 5.2 P Hughes
Jul 29, 2014 MIN 1-2 L -205 7.5 J Shields 6 K Gibson
Jul 27, 2014 CLE 3-10 L -111 8 B Chen 5 D Salazar
Oakland Athletics
Date OPP Score SU Line Total Starter IP Opp. Starter
Aug 1, 2014 KC 0-1 L -225 7.5 S Gray 7 J Guthrie
Jul 30, 2014 HOU 1-8 L -135 8 J Hammel 4.1 D Keuchel
Jul 29, 2014 HOU 7-4 W -192 8 J Samardzija 6.2 S Feldman
Jul 28, 2014 HOU 3-7 L -180 8 J Chavez 5.1 B Oberholtzer
Jul 27, 2014 TEX 9-3 W -215 9 S Kazmir 5 M Mikolas
Stats Comparison
Kansas City Royals
Oakland Athletics
Runs Scored Runs Allowed Team ERA
3.95 4.95
3.93 3.46
3.63 3.17
Runs Scored Road vs. Home Runs Allowed Road vs. Home Starter ERA
4.22 5.10
3.50 3.23
3.31 2.52
Stats Comparison
Kansas City Royals
Oakland Athletics
Offensive Hits Hits Allowed Bullpen Innings Pitched Last 3
8.98 8.79
8.70 7.86
8.1 8
Offensive Walks Defensive Walks Wins Last 10 Games
2.34 3.72
2.94 2.69
7 4
Supergrid
STAT Rank STAT Rank
Away Team Overall Scoring vs Home Team Overall Defense 3.95 18 3.46 3
Away Team Away Scoring vs Home Team Home Defense 4.22 13 3.23 2
Home Team Overall Scoring vs Away Team Overall Defense 4.95 1 3.93 12
Home Team Home Scoring vs Away Team Road Defense 5.10 2 3.50 3