Kansas City Royals Host San Francisco Giants in MLB Baseball Betting Action
Those betting on MLB baseball odds will look to pick a winner at Kauffman Stadium on Sunday as the host Kansas City Royals battle the San Francisco Giants in baseball betting odds action.
The match puts starter Tim Lincecum for the San Francisco Giants on the hill facing Danny Duffy for the Kansas City Royals. Lincecum brings a 9-7 mark to the game, while Duffy is 6-10 to date on the season.
San Francisco Giants vs Kansas City Royals Opening Odds and Betting Line
Computer Prediction: San Francisco Giants vs Kansas City Royals Pick
Odds Shark prediction models pick the Giants to win this game 4.1-4. 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 62-53 heading into this matchup, while the San Francisco Giants sit at 62-55 on the season Stay Informed: follow us on Twitter for odds specials, betting line moves and Kansas City vs San Francisco injuries news.
It's a MLB baseball betting matchup between the No. 27-rated Kansas City Royals and the league No. 8-ranked San Francisco Giants, according to the latest MLB power poll here at Odds Shark.
How San Francisco Giants vs Kansas City Royals Stats Matchup
Offensively, the game matches up Kansas City Royals No. 15 ranked offense (4.04 runs per game) against a San Francisco Giants defense and pitching staff that sits at No. 6 at 3.64 runs allowed per game. The Kansas City Royals have been averaging 9.05 hits per game, more than the San Francisco Giants have managed so far this season (8.19 hits on average).
Defensively, San Francisco features the No. 3-rated defense on the road, allowing 3.59 runs per game. Kansas City, meanwhile, comes in at No. 25 at home, scoring 3.71 runs per game.
Recent Outings Betting Recap
The Giants were a 5-0 loser in their most recent outing on the road against the Royals. That made winners of bettors who got Kansas City at -145 on the moneyline, while the total score (5) was good news for UNDER bettors. The Giants were shut out in their last start, struggling to get much going against the Kansas City staff and losing 5-0 to the Royals on Saturday at Kauffman Stadium.
San Francisco Giants vs Kansas City Royals Betting Odds Trends
San Francisco is 1-4 SU in its last 5 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of San Francisco's last 5 games
San Francisco is 1-4 SU in its last 5 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of San Francisco's last 5 games on the road
Kansas City is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Kansas City's last 6 games
Kansas City is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Kansas City's last 5 games at home
Next Betting Matchups
San Francisco home to Chicago, Tuesday, August 12th
Kansas City home to Oakland, Monday, August 11th