Moneyline Favors Los Angeles Dodgers in MLB Battle with Kansas City Royals
The Kansas City Royals will look to bolster their win total and reward those moneyline betting when the Los Angeles Dodgers invade Kauffman Stadium on Monday.
For the Kansas City Royals, Jeremy Guthrie gets the ball, charged with keeping the Los Angeles Dodgers hitters off the base paths. He'll face Zack Greinke, 9-3 on the year.
Los Angeles Dodgers vs Kansas City Royals Opening Odds and Betting Line
Computer Prediction: Los Angeles Dodgers vs Kansas City Royals Pick
Odds Shark computer prediction formulas pick a 4.6-4.2 win for the Dodgers on Monday. Odds Shark score prediction models pick a 4.6-4.2 result in favor of the Dodgers today. 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
The Kansas City Royals sport a record of 39-36 heading into this matchup, while the Los Angeles Dodgers sit at 42-35 on the season Stay Informed: follow us on Twitter for odds specials, betting line moves and Kansas City vs Los Angeles injuries news.
The Kansas City Royals sit at No. 16 in the current MLB power poll here at Odds Shark, while the Los Angeles Dodgers sit at No. 3 on the same chart.
How Los Angeles Dodgers vs Kansas City Royals Stats Matchup
When it comes to getting on base, the visiting Los Angeles Dodgers rank No. 12 at 8.77 hits per game. That compares with the Kansas City Royals No. 6 ranking in that category.
Defensively, Los Angeles features the No. 4-rated defense on the road, allowing 3.51 runs per game. Kansas City, meanwhile, comes in at No. 23 at home, scoring 3.68 runs per game.
Recent Outings Betting Recap
Los Angeles won its last outing, a 2-1 result against the Padres on June 22. Bettors who backed the Dodgers at -158 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (3) sent UNDER bettors to the payout window. Los Angeles looks to continue its winning ways following a victory last time out against the Padres, a 2-1 final on Sunday in support of Hyun-Jin Ryu at PETCO Park.
Kansas City lost its last outing, a 2-1 result against the Mariners on June 22. Bettors who backed the Mariners at +133 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (3) sent UNDER bettors to the payout window. Kansas City suffered a 2-1 loss against Seattle on Sunday, as Yordano Ventura wasn't able to lead his team to victory at Kauffman Stadium.
Los Angeles Dodgers vs Kansas City Royals Betting Odds Trends
LA Dodgers is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games
The total has gone UNDER in 11 of LA Dodgers's last 13 games on the road
LA Dodgers is 1-4 SU in its last 5 games when playing Kansas City
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of LA Dodgers's last 6 games when playing Kansas City
Kansas City is 10-4 SU in its last 14 games
Kansas City is 1-4 SU in its last 5 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Kansas City's last 5 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Kansas City's last 6 games at home
Next Betting Matchups
Los Angeles at Kansas City, Tuesday, June 24th